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Plateau South: Ignatius Longjan picks APC senatorial ticket

Ignatius Longjan, a former deputy governor of Plateau State, on Friday, picked the All Progressives Congress (APC) ticket to contest the Plateau South Senatorial seat in 2019 general elections.
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Plateau guber: Jeremiah Useni emerges PDP candidate

Senator Jeremiah Useni, 75 years old, has emerged the governorship candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Plateau in the 2019 general elections.

2019: I’ll fix Plateau’s insecurity, economy – Senator Useni

Senator representing Plateau South and former minister of Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Gen. Jeremiah Useni (rtd) has expressed his determination to fix Plateau State if elected governor.

Senator Useni: Why I want to be Plateau governor

Senator Jeremiah Useni, a former minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), who has declared his intention to run for the governorship of Plateau State in 2019, has said that his decision to contest the top seat is to provide quality leadership to the people of the state.

Senator Omo-Agege: I never signed report facilitating Ali Ndume’s suspension

Ovie Omo-Agege, the embattled Senator representing Delta Central at the Senate, says he never signed the report that recommended six months suspension for Senator Ali Ndume.

Former commissioner docked for alleged land racketeering in Kano

The Kano State High Court on Friday rejected the no-case submission by a former commissioner of land in Ganduje’s administration, Farouk Bibi, accused of selling a plot of land belonging to a former minister of the FCT, Jeremiah Useni, to one Baba Sharu.

2019: Senator Useni expresses desire to be Plateau governor

Senator representing Plateau South District in the National Assembly, Lt. Gen. Jeremiah Useni (rtd), has expressed his desire to govern Plateau State.

Northern leaders inaugurate committees on 2019 election, restructuring, others

The Northern Leaders and Stakeholders Assembly have inaugurated five standing committees to strategise on a peaceful conduct of the 2019 elections, restructuring and security in the North.

Senate tasks federal govt to set-up drug rehab centres

The Senate on Tuesday tasked the Federal Government to set up drug rehabilitation centres across the country to help victims of drug abuse.

President Buhari congratulates Senator Jerry Useni on 75th birthday

President Muhammadu Buhari has joined members of the National Assembly and all Plateau indigenes in felicitating with Sen. Jeremiah Useni on his 75th birthday.

2019: Northern elders move against ex-President Obasanjo

Prominent northern stakeholders Saturday floated a new group- Northern Political Leaders Forum (NPLF) – aimed at enabling the region to take its destiny in its hand ahead of next year’s elections, especially the presidential poll.

2018 Budget: Senator Ashafa tasks minister Rotimi Amaechi on rail operation before 2019

Senator Gbenga Ashafa, who is also Chairman, Senate Committee on Land Transport, has urged the Federal Ministry of Transport to ensure delivery of standard gauge rail lines and other vital rail infrastructure to Nigerians before 2019.

Senator Jerry Useni urges youths to be agents of change

Senator Jeremiah Useni, representing Plateau South Senatorial District, has called on the youths to be agents of change, for the country to record meaningful development.

Victor Malu and his unconfirmed verdict on Oladipo Diya and others

General Malu was buried on October 28 at Tse Adoor compound, Tongov, Mbajima, Katsina Ala in Benue state.

Late General Victor Malu buried in Tongov

The remains of late Gen. Victor Malu, a former Chief of Army Staff between 1999 and 2001 were committed to mother earth at about 12:23p.m. on Saturday in his country home, Tongov.

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The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) said that the Nigerian economy has lost over N700 billion to the #EndSARS protests over the last 12 days.

Lagos curfew: #EndSARS protesters agree to stop road blockage

The leaders of the #EndSARS protesters along the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway have said they will lift the blockage along the expressway for vehicles to be able to move into Lagos by 2pm (today).
Former France goalkeeper and deputy director of Montpellier’s training centre, Bruno Martini, has died at 58.

Former France goalie Bruno Martini passes on

Former France goalkeeper and deputy director of Montpellier’s training centre, Bruno Martini, has died at 58.
The Police Command in Plateau has arrested 16 suspects over kidnapping, armed robbery, culpable homicide and unlawful possession of firearms.

#EndSARS: Three killed in Ibadan

At least three people have been shot dead during a clash between thugs and police in Ibadan, Oyo State capital, on Tuesday, witnesses say.
Thibaut Courtois has insisted Real Madrid are always the favourites for the Champions League while expressing his confidence that the Blancos can conquer Europe again in 2020-21.

Thibaut Courtois: Real Madrid are always favourites for the Champions League

Thibaut Courtois has insisted Real Madrid are "always the favourites" for the Champions League while expressing his confidence that the Blancos can conquer Europe again in 2020-21.
The Kaduna State University (KASU) says it has expelled about 80 students for various forms of examination malpractices during the 2018-2019 academic session.

Kaduna university introduces essay competition to promote literary education

The Kaduna State University (KASU) has introduced essay writing competition to promote literary education and enhance creativity of its undergraduate students.