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Electoral bill: Femi Gbajabiamila shoots down debate on Muhammadu Buhari’s letter

A point of order by the Majority Leader, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila, shot down debate on the letter sent to the House of Representatives by President Muhammadu Buhari, where he gave reasons for not assenting to the Electoral Act Amendment Bill 2018 for the fourth time.
Edo State House of Assembly

Edo Assembly removes deputy speaker

The Edo State House of Assembly on Monday removed the deputy speaker, Victor Edoror, for alleged corruption, misappropriation of funds and act capable of destabilising the house.
Christian Association of Nigeria | CAN

Imo CAN rejects proposed cattle ranching

Imo State chapter of Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, yesterday, said it would continue to reject any plan to establish ranching in the state.

President Buhari explains why he ordered withdrawal of $462 million without approval

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that he gave approval for withdrawal of $462 million from the Excess Crude Account (ECA) because he believed the National Assembly would have no objection to his action.

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Mohammed Danjuma Goje

Court strikes out allege N5 billion fraud case against Senator Goje

The Federal High Court sitting in Jos has struck out the case against the former governor of Gombe State, Sen. Danjuma Goje, who was accused by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) of forgery and diversion of N5 billion while serving as governor in 2010.

INEC lists condition to issue Governor Okorocha senator’s return certificate

Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Friday insisted that it would not issue the governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, of the All Progressives Congress (APC) a return certificate as an elected senator unless a court of competent jurisdiction gives the order.
Ademola Adeleke

Osun elections: Senator Adeleke, PDP petition against Governor Oyetola lacks merit – tribunal

The Osun State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja has held that the petition filed by the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Isiaka Adeleke, and the PDP, challenging the victory of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Governor Gboyega Oyetola at the September 2018 governorship election, lacked merit.

157,631 candidates for mock UTME

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board says candidates who have yet to receive notification for its Mock Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) might not have indicated interest at the point of registration
Joe Utomi

Joe Utomi: Agriculture now alternative to oil in many nations

Joe Utomi, the Commissioner for Agriculture and Natural Resources in Delta, has said that the dwindling fortunes in the global oil market has forced many oil-producing nations to turn to agriculture as alternative source of revenue.