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Senator Ademola Nurudeen Adeleke

Osun guber: Senator Adeleke backs INEC’s move against vote buying

The flag bearer of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the forthcoming governorship election of September 22 in Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke, has decried the menace of vote buying during elections, as he played host to British envoy in Ede, his ancestral home.

General Abdulsalami: 2019 election would test Nigeria’s democracy

Former Head of state, General Abdulsalami Abubakar, has said the 2019 general elections would be a test case that Nigeria democracy has come of age.
Governor David Nweze Umahi

Governor Umahi hails Acting President Osinbajo, media over intervention in National Assembly blockade

Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State has paid glowing tribute to the Acting President of Nigeria, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, for his timely intervention in the blockage of the National Assembly by operatives of the Department of State Services.

ERM: Ex-President Obasanjo, others betrayed Nigerians by refusing to honour MKO Abiola

A group under the auspices of Ekiti Recovery Movement (ERM), has described the widely acclaimed winner of the June 12, 1993 presidential election, Chief Kashimaawo Olawale Abiola (MKO), as the pillar of Nigeria democracy.

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Jack Draper, Pranjala Yadlapalli win 2018 Lagos Open

The 2018 edition of the Lagos Open Tennis, formerly known as the Governor’s Cup Lagos Tennis, ended at the weekend with Great Britain star, Jack Draper and Pranjala Yadlapalli winning the men and women’s singles respectively of Futures 5 of the competition.
Hong Kong pro-independence protesters shout during a demonstration on China's National Day in Hong Kong [Bobby Yip-Reuters]

Hong Kong’s government tightens grip, moves closer to China

Hong Kong's government deployed an elite police unit for political monitoring and surveillance as it tightens the political screws and moves closer to mainland China.

Isaac Adewole assures on more federal government investment in health, education

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has assured Nigerians that the President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration would invest more on health and education in 2019.

WaterAid: 60,000 Nigerian children below 5 years die of diarrhoea every year

WaterAid-Nigeria says about 60,000 children below the age of five years still die every year in Nigeria, owing to diarrhea infections.

Foundation pledges support for children in Quoranic education

Nurul Yaqeen Islamic Foundation, a centre for Quranic recitation, on Sunday pledged to provide solution and assist muslims’ children in recitation of glorious Qur’an at their tender age.