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Election: Sensitive materials arrive Nasarawa

Preparatory to the February 16th presidential and National Assembly election, sensitive materials have arrived Lafia, the Nasarawa State capital, amidst tight security.
Centre for Democracy and Development CDD

CDD launches election analysis centre

The Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD) on Thursday launched its election analysis centre.

Police arrest 3 over kidnap of 2 pupils in Karu

The FCT police command has arrested a 24-year-old woman and two of her accomplices over alleged abduction of two pupils from a school in Karu, Abuja.
Tuberculosis

Official: 76% of TB cases in Nigeria undetected

Dr Adebola Lawanson, the National Coordinator, National Tuberculosis Buruli Ulcer and Leprosy Control Programme, has disclosed that out of every estimated 100 persons with Tuberculosis, only 24 are detected in Nigeria.
Social Democratic Party (SDP)

SDP state chairmen declare support for Atiku Abubakar

State chairmen of the Social Democratic Party have backed the decision of a faction of the party to endorse Peoples Democratic Party’s presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, for Saturday’s presidential election.

Election: Vote out governors owing salaries – NLC

The Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, has called on pensioners across the country to vote against any state governor still owing backlog of unpaid pensions in the forthcoming 2019 general elections.
President Muhammadu Buhari says since 1978 when he was named the minister of petroleum till date, he has not lost interest in the oil sector.

Sluggish economy haunts Nigerian president at ballot box

Timi Soleye returned home to Nigeria from the United States to set up a gas logistics business six years ago, encouraged by predictions of growth and an expanding middle class.
The Nigerian Navy Reference Hospital in Calabar on Saturday offered free medical services to over 4,000 residents of Nasarawa community in Calabar as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility to the host community.

Nigerian Navy offers free medical service to 4,000 Calabar residents

The Nigerian Navy Reference Hospital in Calabar on Saturday offered free medical services to over 4,000 residents of Nasarawa community in Calabar as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility to the host community.
Barambu and other neighbouring communities in Alkaleri Local Government Area of Bauchi State, near the border with Gombe State, came into the limelight when President Muhammadu Buhari commissioned the Kolmani River II well.

Cheers, fears as oil search resumes in the North

Barambu and other neighbouring communities in Alkaleri Local Government Area of Bauchi State, near the border with Gombe State, came into the limelight when President Muhammadu Buhari commissioned the Kolmani River II well.
Northern Elders - Kungiyar Dattawan Arewa Initiative (KDAI)

Northern Elders: President Buhari is fair to all

As the Presidential election slated for February 16 approaches, some Northern Elders under the auspices of Kungiyar Dattawan Arewa Initiative (KDAI), have insisted that President Muhammadu Buhari has been fair to all regions of the country.
President Muhammadu Buhari has promised to open up Taraba for investors so that its enormous natural resources can be tapped for development.

Northern elders endorse President Buhari

Kungiyar Dattawan Arewa Initiative (KDAI), a group of northern elders, has endorsed President Muhammadu Buhari’s reelection bid.
Wife of the President, Dr Aisha Buhari kick-starts the Women and Youth 2019 Presidential Campaign Rally in Kano. PHOTO; SUNDAY AGHAEZE JAN 5 2019.-3

Buhari’s wife leads APC women, youths on solidarity walk

The Wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, Aisha, on Saturday led the All Progressives Congress (APC) Women and Youths Presidential Campaign Team on a solidarity walk for the re-election of her husband.
The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki has cautioned politicians against overheating the polity ahead the general elections.

President Buhari sends names of RMAFC chairman, commissioners to Senate

President Muhammadu Buhari has forwarded to the Senate for confirmation names of 30 nominees as Chairman and Commissioners of the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission.
Ahead of President Buhari’s campaign visit to Jalingo, the capital of Taraba State, on Thursday, reports have emerged of the destruction of campaign billboards for the president and his party, the All Progressives Congress (APC), by persons suspected to be thugs of the opposition.

Suspected PDP thugs destroy President Buhari’s campaign posters in Taraba

Ahead of President Buhari’s campaign visit to Jalingo, the capital of Taraba State, on Thursday, reports have emerged of the destruction of campaign billboards for the president and his party, the All Progressives Congress (APC), by persons suspected to be thugs of the opposition.

2000 Police officers deployed for President Buhari’s visit to Nasarawa

A total number of 2000 Police officers will give security when President Muhammadu Buhari visit Nasarawa State on Wednesday.
National Chairman, Action Peoples Party (APP), Mr Ikenga Ugochiyere

CUPP alleges plan to force Justice Onnoghen to resign ‘at gun point’

The Coalition of United Political Parties on Tuesday alleged that it has uncovered a plan by the Federal Government to force the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, to resign “at gun point.”
Nigeria Police

Police deploy 2,000 personnel for President Buhari’s rally in Lafia

The Nasarawa State Police Command says it has deployed 2,000 personnel to provide security during President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election rally on Wednesday in Lafia.
President Buhari Swears-In Chairman and Members of the Independent Corrupt Practises and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) in State House on 4th Feb 2019-1

President Buhari: I will continue with corruption fight in my second term

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday reiterated that he intends to continue to pursue the anti-corruption fight should Nigerians renew his the mandate for a second term.

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Police officer, 8 others killed in Rivers

At least nine persons including a police officer, have been reportedly killed by gunmen at different locations in three local government areas of Rivers State.

Election postponement: APC manipulating INEC to rig polls – Senator Jang

Former Governor of Plateau State and Senator representing Plateau North, Dr Jonah David Jang, has accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) of manipulating the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to enable them rig the rescheduled Presidential and National Assembly Elections.

Labour Party candidate receives postponement news with mix feeling

The Labour Party governorship candidate in Kwara state, Issa Aremu, has said the postponement of the general elections by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), was accompanied with mixed feelings.
The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, has ruled out political influence in the postponement of the Presidential and National Assembly elections earlier scheduled to hold on February 16 and March 2, 2019.

INEC rules out political influence in election postponement

The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, has ruled out political influence in the postponement of the Presidential and National Assembly elections earlier scheduled to hold on February 16 and March 2, 2019.
Adams Oshiomhole

Adams Oshiomhole: Nobody had clue elections won’t go on

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, has condemned the postponement of the general elections by the Independent National Electoral Commission.