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INEC pledges to sanction erring political parties, election defaulters

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will sanction any political party, individual or corporate organisation that commits electoral offence during the 2019 general elections.

INEC to sanction erring political parties, election defaulter

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will sanction any political party, individual or corporate organisation that commits electoral offence during the 2019 general elections.

Presidency confirms release of Dapchi schoolgirls

The Presidency has confirmed the release of abducted students of Government Girls’ Science and Technical College, Dapchi, Yobe State.

Babatunde Fashola: Meter supply to electricity consumers will get better

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, says supply of meters to electricity consumers will improve following the approval of a new regulations for meter asset providers.

Clerics urge INEC to make churches, mosques registration points

Religious leaders in Cross River have urged the Independent National Electoral Commission in the state to include Churches and Mosques as registration points in the ongoing Continuous Voter Registration.

Aliko Dangote: Lagos most peaceful for doing business

Africa’s richest business mogul, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, on Tuesday described Lagos as the most convenient and peaceful state for doing business.

Ondo stakeholders urged to join action against Lassa fever

The Ondo State Government has appealed to major stakeholders in the state to support government in addressing the scourge of Lassa fever.

Bayelsa govt orders compulsory measles vaccination

The Bayelsa State Government has ordered a compulsory 13-days aggressive measles immunisation for children between the ages of 9 months and five years.

Bolaji Akinola: Governor Amosun has transformed Ogun

A maritime expert and community leader in Ifo-Ewekoro area of Ogun, Mr Bolaji Akinola, has commended Gov. Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State for bringing about an “enduring transformation of the state’’.

Boko Haram: Govts urged to reconstruct places of worship in North-East

The President, Church of Brethren in Nigeria, Rev. Joel Billi, has appealed to the Federal and State Governments to fast track the reconstruction of places of worship and other structures destroyed by insurgents in North-East.

Boko Haram terrorism gradually ending – President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja said the era of Boko Haram terrorism is gradually drawing to end, with the narrowing of the recruitment base of the insurgents, and renewed onslaught by the Nigerian Army.

National Assembly alteration of election time table’ll weed out bad lawmakers – Governor Bello

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has told the Catholic Bishops that it was only those that looted the nation’s treasury and those that carried the country’s money with Jet to South Africa that were angry with the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari.

Only looters are not happy with President Buhari – Governor Bello tells Catholic Bishops

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has told the Catholic Bishops that it was only those that looted the nation’s treasury and those that carried the country’s money with Jet to South Africa that were angry with the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari.

Saudi, UAE intended to invade Qatar – Defence minister

Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates had intentions to invade Qatar at the beginning of a diplomatic crisis that erupted in June, according to Qatar's defence minister.

NSCIA accuses CAN of hate speech

The Nigeria Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) has accused the scribe of the Christian Association of Nigeria, Musa Asake, of heating up the polity with “venom, hatred, calumny and unimaginable malice that smacks of intolerance and political brigandage.”

Zamfara to install suggestion boxes in mosques to curb crimes

Governor Abdul’Aziz Yari Abubakar of Zamfara State has disclosed plans by the state government to place suggestion boxes in Mosques to gather information as means of curbing crimes in the state.

Governor Ambode threatens ban on NURTW activities in Lagos

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday threatened to proscribe activities of the National Union of Road Transport Workers in the state if the union’s leaders fail to rein in the violent activities of their members.

Britain calls for meaningful debate in Iran

Britain called on Iran to engage in meaningful debate about issues raised by protesters, Prime Minister Theresa May’s spokesman said on Tuesday.

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