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2019 Elections: How political parties created logistic challenges – INEC

Malam Mohammed Haruna, the National Commissioner in charge of Kwara, Kogi and Nasarawa States, said this in Ilorin while speaking with journalists.

Law graduate kills brother in Anambra

Anambra State Police Command has arrested a 28-year-old law graduate of Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka, Victor Ohale, for allegedly killing his younger brother in Awka.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Niger State said it had commenced the distribution of sensitive materials to the 25 local government areas of the state for the Governorship and House Assembly elections.

Elections: Political parties created logistic challenges – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that the large number of political parties that participated in the 2019 general elections created a lot of logistics problem.
The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal in Uyo, on Monday, ordered INEC to allow the All Progressive Congress (APC) candidate, Mr Nsima Ekere, to inspect all election materials used during the March 9 Governorship Election.

INEC: Large number of political parties creates logistics problem

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that the large number of political parties that participated in the 2019 general elections created a lot of logistics problem.

Man arrested for allegedly defiling 11-year-old deaf and dumb

Anambra State Police Command has arrested 28 -year-old man for allegedly defiling an 11-year-old deaf and dumb girl.
NSCDC

NSCDC uncovers tunnel used in stealing PMS, arrests one

The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, Rivers State Command has uncovered a tunnel in Ogali community, Eleme Local Government Area of the state used by oil thieves to siphon premium motor spirit (petrol).

Tension IPOB dares security agencies in Anambra

All seems tense in Anambra State – no thanks to threat issued by the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) to security agencies over the enforcement of its May 30 sit-at-home order.
NSCDC

NSCDC arrests 10 suspected oil thieves in Rivers

The Rivers State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps has arrested 10 suspected oil thieves in various parts of the state.
INEC Chairman, Prof Mahmoud Yakubu

Reviews on 2019 poll have been positive – INEC chairman

The Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmoud Yakubu, says the reviews of the 2019 general elections have been generally positive, but not without some concerns.

Four persons arrested over murder of Anambra ex-lawmaker

No fewer than four persons have been arrested by security operatives in Anambra state, following the assassination of the former Anambra state House of Assembly lawmaker, Chief Anthony Frank igboka.

INEC presents certificate of return to Kwara governor-elect

A National commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Alhaji Mohammed Haruna, has advised politicians across the country to emulate the political maturity of the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, who said that winners of the just concluded general elections are not his enemies.

Official: It is wrong to accuse INEC of partisanship

The Independent National Electoral Commission says it is wrong to accuse it of partisanship or of being an appendage of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).
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80 INEC staff fail promotion exam

No fewer than 80 staff of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) have failed the promotion examination conducted by the Appointment, Promotion and Disciplinary Committee (APDC).

Mass promotion at INEC as 2209 staffers get lifted

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has promoted 2,209 members of staff in its 2018 promotion exercise.

INEC promotes 2,209 staff members

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), says it has promoted 2,209 members of staff in its 2018 promotion exercise.
Nigeria Police

Police apprehend ATM fraudster in Anambra

The Police Command in Anambra on Thursday said a suspect, Obinna Okafor, 30, had arrested over alleged Automated Teller Machine (ATM) fraud.

19-year-old nabbed with genitals, fingers, blood of four-year-old killed for money rituals

A 19-year-old, Sunday Owo, has been apprehended with fresh human parts at a healing home, Centre for Psychic Healing and Administration, Awka, Anambra State.
Nigeria Police

Police take over Anambra Assembly complex

Armed police personnel were on Thursday deployed in strategic areas leading to the Anambra State House of Assembly to prevent unpleasant situation.

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Experts: Corruption, conflicts responsible for slow investments in Niger Delta

The poor and slow pace of oil and gas investments in the Niger Delta has been traced to corruption and conflicts in the region.
Alhaji Munir Sanusi, the chief of staff to the Emir of Kano, has confirmed the receipt of the query issued to Emir Muhammad Sanusi II by the Kano state government.

Kano emir cautions mediamen against sensationalism

The Emir of Kano, Malam Muhammadu Sanusi, has cautioned journalists, especially those in the print media, against sensationalising reports “just to make sales”.

My impeachment order, dead on arrival – Kogi deputy governor

The directive was raised as a motion by the Majority Leader of the House, Abdullahi Bello (Ajaokuta, APC), who quoted section of 188 (4) of the 1999 Constitution (as amended) to buttress his point.
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Delta government to rid communities of criminal herdsmen

Delta State government is to set up community vigilantes to protect women going to farms from criminal herdsmen attack.g
D'Tigers

FIBA World Cup: Nigeria’s D’Tigers leave for China

Nigeria’s senior basketball team appeared to have overcome their cash crunch as they announced their departure for China on Tuesday.