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Court clears police to detain ex-lawmaker, 15 others for alleged possession of human parts

A Lokoja Senior Magistrates’ Court, Kogi, on Tuesday granted the police order to detain ex-lawmaker, Alhaji Abdulahi Ibrahim, and 15 other suspects being investigated for alleged possession of human parts.

Senate moves to reject court judgment on Senator Aidoko

There are strong indications that the Senate upon resumption tomorrow (Tuesday) from a 3-week recess, may reject the court judgment on the Kogi East senatorial seat presently occupied by Senator Attai Aidoko Ali.

Court sacks Kogi Senator Atai Aidoko

A Federal High Court in Abuja has ordered the immediate sack of a senator, Atai Aidoko, as the member representing Kogi East.

Judgment that made Aidoko Attai senator no longer valid – Appeal Court

The Abuja Division of the Court of Appeal has said that its December 14, 2016 judgment which made Aidoko Attai the senator representing Kogi East Senatorial District in the National Assembly is no longer valid.

Appeal Court declares Kogi East senatorial seat vacant

The Court of Appeal in Abuja on Monday declared the seat for the Kogi East senatorial district vacant.

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Central bank reschedules MPC meeting to accommodate Eid-El Maulud

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Saturday rescheduled the Nov. 19 meeting of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) to Nov. 21 and 22 due to accommodate the Eid-El Maulud celebrations.
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Xi Jinping: US-China trade war will produce ‘no winners’

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