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Ekiti guber: PDP South-West rejects result, blames police

The Peoples Democratic Party in the South West has rejected the outcome of the result of the governorship election held in Ekiti State on Saturday, saying the election was highly characterised with various electoral practices.

Uche Secondus: PDP’s worst presidential aspirant better than President Buhari

The national chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus, has slammed President Muhammadu Buhari for failing to deliver quality leadership and foster national unity.
Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) Boss Mustapha

SGF: Federal government to diversify economy through lottery

As part of efforts to diversify the economy and generate more revenues, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, has expressed the Federal Government’s determination to revitalise lottery industry as an additional source of income.
Professor Biodun Ogunyemi

ASUU: Politicians of making gains out of farmer-herder crisis

The president of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Biodun Ogunyemi, has accused politicians of making gains out of the crisis between farmers and herders.

Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka attacks ex-President Obasanjo again in new book

Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has attacked former President Olusegun Obasanjo in his new book: “Quis Custodiet Ipsos Custodes?: Gani’s Unfinished Business.”

Senator Saraki: Senate to revisit calls for state police

The Senate on Tuesday said it would revisit calls for State Police and design framework for mopping up 350 million light weapons suspected to be in circulation within Nigeria.

Minister urges entrepreneurs to adopt counter-cultural mindset

The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr. Okechukwu Enelamah, has charged Nigerian entrepreneurs to adopt a counter-cultural mindset in order to become successful business gladiators.

Governor Oshiomhole vows to ensure party supremacy if elected APC chairman

The former Edo governor, Adams Oshiomhole, says he will ensure party supremacy if elected as the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at its national convention on Saturday.

Labour Party: Ex-Governor Mimiko’s return rekindles our hope

The National Chairman of the Labour Party, Alhaji Abdulkadir Abdulsalam, has said the return of Former Governor of Ondo State, Dr Olusegun Mimiko, to the party would add greater value.

Ex-Governor Mimiko: APC, PDP lacks ideology

A former governor of Ondo State, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, yesterday tacked the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) and the major opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the lack of ideology to take Nigeria out of the economic and political quagmire.

You cannot intimidate ex-President Obasanjo, other Nigerians – ADC tells President Buhari

The National Chairman of African Democratic Congress (ADC), Chief Ralphs Okey Nwosu, has advised President Muhammadu Buhari and security agencies in the country to tread softly on their determination to subdue the opposition ahead of the 2019 general elections.

Why Gani Fawehinmi would have accepted President Buhari’s honour – son

As many pro-June 12 activists gathered at the State House Conference Centre, Presidential Villa, Abuja on Tuesday, some of them shared their views on the decisions of President Muhammadu Buhari.

MKO Abiola’s family thanks President Buhari over GCFR award, June 12

The Abiola family has written to thank President Muhammadu Buhari for awarding the nation’s highest honour to their patriarch, MKO Abiola, the presumed winner of the 1993 June 12 presidential election.

Professor Dokubo: Stopping Niger Delta amnesty too ghastly to consider

The Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Niger Delta and Coordinator, Presidential Amnesty Programme, Prof. Charles Dokubo, has faulted suggestions that the Federal Government plans to terminate the Niger Delta Amnesty Programme soon.

Governor Bello urges Nigerians to be proud of democracy

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State had felicitated with all Nigerians and the People of Kogi State, on the occasion of 2018 Democracy Day.

President Buhari: We’re investing in people, building economy, sustaining growth

The federal government has yet again reinstated its commitment to revamping the nation’s ailing economy by investing in the Nigerian people.

NLC: Governor el-Rufai is not God

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has warned northern governors not to adopt the policies of Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, especially in the area of retrenchment of workers; a policy the body said was targeted at inflicting pain and sorrow on the people.

Ex-Governor Oyinlola resigns from ruling APC

After months of waiting game, the former Governor of Osun State and Acting Coordinator of the Coalition for Nigeria Movement (CNM), Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola, has formally resigned from the All Progressives Congress (APC).

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Medical council validates four coronavirus test kits – registrar

The Medical Laboratory Science Council of Nigeria (MLSCN) says it has validated four Rapid Test Kits to determine their suitability for testing SAR-COV-2 infection popularly known as COVID-19 in the country.
Legendary reggae artiste, Majekodunmi Fasheke, aka Majek Fashek is dead. The artiste died in a New York hospital after a protracted illness on Monday about 5-45pm. He was aged 71.

Nigerian celebrities mourn deceased Majek Fashek

Nigerian celebrities have taken to their social media platforms to mourn the death of Music Legend, Majekodunmi Fasheke, a.k.a Majek Fashek.
Rwanda says it will announce new restrictions on containing the coronavirus Tuesday, a stark reversal of the country's plan days ago to ease restrictions, including motor vehicle travel throughout the country.

Rwanda set to announce new coronavirus restrictions

Rwanda says it will announce new restrictions on containing the coronavirus Tuesday, a stark reversal of the country's plan days ago to ease restrictions, including motor vehicle travel throughout the country.
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Nigeria declares telecoms facilities critical national Infrastructure

In response to the yearnings of industry stakeholders to declare telecom facilities Critical National Infrastructure, President Muhammadu Buhari, has finally approved and also directed that necessary physical protective measures be put in place to safeguard telecommunications infrastructure deployed across the country.
President Muhammadu Buhari has again, addressed Nigerians on the efforts of its government to contain the coronavirus pandemic (covid-19) that is ravaging the country 4

ASCAB: President Buhari’s speech underestimate Sani Abacha’s $5 billion loot

Alliance for Surviv­ing COVID-19 and Beyond, (ASCAB), a group led by prominent Nigerian human rights lawyer, Femi Falana has said that President Mu­hammadu Buhari’s claim that late dictator, Sani Abacha, stole $1 billion con­tradicts the figures earlier released by his own officials.