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CNN White House Jim Acosta

Judge orders White House to restore CNN reporter’s pass

A U.S. judge has ordered the White House to restore access to a reporter of the CNN who was barred from the seat of power.

Governor Ortom accuses Senator Akume of plot to destabilise Benue

The friction between the Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, and Senator George Akume, has continued unabated as the governor has accused Akume of plotting to destabilise the state.
Governor of Bayelsa State, Honourable Henry Seriake Dickson

Governor Dickson urges federal government to bring killer herdsmen to book

The Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Seriake Dickson, has frowned on the inaction of the federal government to bring to justice identified killer herdsmen in the country.
National Assembly

HURIWA seeks probe of National Assembly invasion

A pro-democracy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), has urged the Federal Government to constitute an independent judicial commission of inquiry to probe the invasion of the National Assembly.

Judge hands off suit seeking to label herdsmen ‘terrorists’

Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, on Wednesday, washed his hands off the suit seeking the proscription of Fulani herdsmen as a terrorist organisation.

National Assembly invasion: Ex-military generals, police top brass commend Lawal Daura’s sack

Retired military and police top brass have commended the sack of former Director General of the Department of State Services (DSS), Lawal Daura, over the invasion of the National Assembly, early Tuesday morning.
Yakubu Dogara, speaker of the house of representatives,

National Assembly invasion: Speaker Dogara hails lawmakers’ resistance

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, has hailed members of the National Assembly for resisting the invasion.

Governor Ortom raises the alarm over fresh cattle invasion of Benue

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has raised the alarm over planned invasion of part of the state by herdsmen with over 10,000 cattle as part of a grand plan to further destabilise the state.

Senate: Chamber invasion plotters, perpetrators must be punished

The Senate Thursday said the plotters and perpetrators of the invasion of its chamber must be punished.

Senate invasion: Be role models – NANS tells senators, others

The National Association of Nigerian Students has urged senators and other prominent Nigerians in sensitive public positions to be role models to the youths.

Monkeys invade Lagos community, residents flee

Invasion by monkeys from natural habitat is forcing many residents of Soluyi/Sosanya Community in Gbagada, Lagos State, to flee.

Benue govt confirms invasion of Mbatoho Chile community

The Benue State Government has confirmed the invasion of Mbatoho Chile area of Makurdi, Benue State, where herdsmen were said to have sacked over 5,000 villagers, last Monday.

Governor Ishaku berates Emir Sanusi over genocide claim against Fulani in Taraba

Taraba State Governor, Arc. Darius Ishaku, has denied allegation credited to the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi, that the genocide against Fulani by some political leaders especially in Taraba State was causing anxiety in the country.

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Police arrest four over alleged murder, cultism

The Ekiti State Police Command has arrested four persons for alleged cultism and murder.
The Acting Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered vehicular restriction from 6am – 6pm tomorrow 16 February during the election.

CDD cautions IGP Adamu against redeployment of CPs few days to election

The Centre for Democracy and Development has cautioned the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, against re-deployment of state Commissioners of Police few days to election.

Itse Sagay: If ballot box snatchers or election disrupters are armed, they are a...

The Chairman, Presidential Advisory Council Against Corruption, Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), has listed instances in which a law enforcement officer is allowed to gun down a ballot box snatcher.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Elections: VP Osinbajo canvasses votes for APC in Ilorin

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday urged Nigerians not to be discouraged by the earlier postponement of the Presidential and National Assembly elections.

APC warns INEC to enlist its candidates or risk repeating national assembly election in...

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State has warned that the February 23 National Assembly elections might be repeated in the state if the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) fails to relist its candidates on the ballot.