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David Umahi: Increasing workers’ salary’ll cause inflation

The Chairman of the South East Governors’ Forum, who is also the Governor of Ebonyi State, Mr. David Umahi, has warned that an increase in workers’ salary as being agitated for by the organised labour will cause inflation in the country.

Charles Udeogaranya: APC has no valid candidate in 2019 election

A former Presidential aspirant on the platform of All Progressives Congress, APC, Chief Charles Udeogaranya, yesterday knocked his party for not having valid candidates democratically chosen for the 2019 general elections.

Polio: Daura local council immunises 79,088 children

No fewer than 79,088 children were immunised at the just concluded phase 11 of the Outbreak Response against Polio in Daura Local Government Area (LGA) of Katsina state.

Akwa Ibom APC members set police station ablaze over alleged imposition of candidate

The Divisional Police Station in Okobo Local Government Area (LGA) of Akwa Ibom State, and other property worth millions of naira in the locality have been destroyed by angry youths of the All Progressives Congress (APC), who were protesting the alleged imposition of candidate and hijacking of materials by the party officials in connivance with security agents.

PDP aspirant, over 200 members dump party for APDA over alleged imposition

Over 200 members of the Bayelsa State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, including an aspirant from Ogbia, former president Goodluck Jonathan’s Local Government Area, LGA, have defected to the Advanced Peoples Democratic Party Alliance, APDA.

Kwara PDP governorship primaries disrupted by suspected thugs

The governorship primaries of the Peoples Democratic Party in Kwara State was disrupted on Sunday by people described as political thugs.

Senator Ekweremadu clarifies ‘Senate for life’ comment

Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has clarified which he was reported to have made while speaking at an event organised by the Not Too Young To Run Movement.

NGO donates empowerment items to Kogi youths

A non-governmental organisation (NGO), Princess Falade Ademujimi Iyalode Youth and Women Empowerment Programme (PFAIYWEP), has empowered 42 youths and many women in Kogi State.

Governor Ayade vows to rid Cross River of crimes, seeks federal government’s support

Determined to rid his state of all forms of crimes and criminalities, the Cross River State Governor, Senator Ben Ayade, has restated his administration’s commitment to leave no stone unturned in other to retain its status as the most peaceful state in the country.

Moshood Salvador: Why Lagos PDP meeting ended in violence

The chairman of the Peoples’ Democratic Party in Lagos State, Moshood Salvador, has distanced himself from the deadly violence that rocked the party in Eti-Osa local council last Saturday.

N-Power beneficiaries to reach 500,000 in August

The Muhammadu Buhari administration has concluded arrangements to deploy 300,000 new beneficiaries in the second batch of its N-Power Volunteers Corp.

Plastic pollution: NOA tasks manufacturers on compostable packaging

The National Orientation Agency (NOA) has called on manufacturers and shopping outlets to have a standard for compostable and biodegradable packaging of products to minimise the availability of plastic pollutants in the country.

Court declares four families owner of land in Oshodi-lsolo

Justice Yetunde Idowu of the Lagos State High Court, Ikeja, has declared the Mafoluku, Oloro, Ogunoloko and Ndazura families of Oshodi-Isolo as the owners of a parcel of land at Ogunoloko Road by Dosumu Street by Taiwo Close, Mafoluku, Oshodi, Lagos.

Ondo APC divided over party congress

Factional leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) who emerged from parallel wards and local government congresses in Ondo State have urged the National Secretariat of the party to recognize them ahead of the state congress of the party holding on Saturday, May 19.

Kano APC: We are ready for ward congresses

The Kano State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) says it is fully prepared to hold congresses in the 484 wards in the state on Saturday, May 5.

Governor Bello: Rep Faleke cooking up excuses because people have rejected him

The governor of Kogi state, Yahaya Bello, says all members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state are welcome to participate in the party congresses, assuring them of their safety.

APC announces new dates for congresses

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has announced new dates for its 2018 Ward, Local Government Areas and State Congresses.

Governor El-Rufai’s blunders make it easier for PDP to win in 2019 – Sani...

Dr Muhammad Sani-Bello, a leading member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kaduna State, says Gov. Nasiru El-Rufai’s blunders is making it easier for the PDP to return to power 2019.

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Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has said that the Senate on resumption of plenary will further probe the NNPC on diversion of dividends from the Nigerian Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG).

Bukola Saraki: Adams Oshiomhole has no moral ground to remain in office

The Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, has said that the embattled National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Adams Oshiomhole has no moral ground to remain in office over his alleged collection of kickbacks in dollars levelled against him by some members of his party during the last APC primaries in the country.
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FRSC: 103 die in Gombe road accidents in two years

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Gombe State says 103 people lost their lives in road traffic crashes over the last two years in the state.

Akwa Ibom governor presents N670.72 billion budget for 2019

Gov. Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom on Wednesday presented 2019 budget of N670.72 billion to the state House of Assembly for consideration.
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Paris Saint-Germain face fresh Financial Fair Play allegations

UEFA on Wednesday said further examination of French giants Paris Saint-Germain’s alleged flaunting of Financial Fair Play rules would have to await a ruling by the Court of Arbitration for Sport.

NCDC: 1,110 dead as cholera ravages 29 states in Nigeria

Nigeria has recorded 1,110 deaths this year from cholera outbreaks in 29 states across Nigeria as the disease claims more lives in more parts of the country.