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FAB: Why PDP may not win Bayelsa

A group Forward Action Bayelsa (FAB) has raised concerns that the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) risks losing the November 16 Bayelsa governorship election if it fails to present a popular and acceptable candidate.

Governor Akeredolu: Only VIPs are now safe on Nigerian roads

Ondo State Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has decried the spate of kidnapping on highways but assured that the menace would become the thing of the past soonest.
Seyi Makinde

Oyo chairmen dare Governor Makinde, vow to remain in office

Local Government (LGAs) and Local Council Development Authorities (LCDAs) chairmen under the aegis of Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON), Oyo state chapter, have rejected their sack by Governor Seyi Makinde.
Former Governor of Delta State, Chief James Ibori has said that the people of Urhobo respect the zoning formular operational in the state and are solidly behind Gov. Ifeanyi OKowa till 2023.

James Ibori: Urhobo people solidly behind Governor Okowa till 2023

Former Governor of Delta State, Chief James Ibori, has said that the people of Urhobo respect the zoning formular operational in the state and are solidly behind Gov. Ifeanyi OKowa till 2023.
Gboyega Oyetola

Oyetola ‎Oyetola inaugurates six-man committee to revitalise health sector

Governor Gboyega Oyetola of Osun State has inaugurated a six-man committee to oversee the activities of the health sector in the state.

Official: Osun council chairmen short-changing NYSC

Emmanuel Attah, Osun Coordinator of the National Youth Service Corps, on Thursday said some local government chairmen in the state were short-changing the scheme.

Edo government revokes N863 million market contract

The Edo State Government has revoked the N863.7 million Edaiken Modern Market awarded to Prane Business Integrated Ltd. in October 2014 under the Public Private Partnership (PPP).

Osun guber: Three APC aspirants pledge loyalty to candidate, party

Three governorship aspirants that participated in the direct method of primary election adopted by APC have pledged their loyalty to the winner of the primary election, Gboyega Oyetola.

Suspected herdsmen invade Ogun communities

Suspected Fulani herdsmen have again invaded some communities in Ketu Local Council Development Area in Ogun State three days after a stakeholders’ meeting was held with the state Commissioner of Police, Ahmed Iliyasu.

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INEC chief, Zamfara REC obey presidential election tribunal

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has complied with a directive of the presidential election petition tribunal to provide documents listed in the subpoena issued to its top officials early July.

TUC rejects partial implementation of minimum wage

The Trade Union Congress (TUC) on Thursday rejected a policy unveiled by the National Salaries, Incomes and Wages Commission (NSIWC) on the implementation of the national minimum wage.
Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)

NNPC to supply 10 percent of India’s crude oil

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has expressed its readiness to continue to supply 10 per cent of India’s crude oil demand in the face of competing demand for the product from other countries.

Lagos lawyer urges governor to preserve cancer treatment center

Lagos based human rights activist and lawyer, Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa, on Thursday appealed to the Governor of Lagos State, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, to do his best to preserve the Ikoyi Cancer Treatment Center and also call to order, officers of the Lagos State Physical Planning Authority, to unseal the premises for the project to be completed.
Boko Haram

Boko Haram kills colonel, five soldiers in Borno

An Army Colonel, a Captain with his four escorts and a driver were killed Thursday killed by rampaging Boko Haram insurgents between Mainok and Jakana along Damaturu/Maiduguri highway.