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NYSC: Corps members make elections more credible, acceptable

Major General Suleiman Kazaure, the director-general of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), has said that elections in the country have become more credible and acceptable since the beginning of collaboration between the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and NYSC in 2008.

NYSC: No corps member died in Shi’ite protest

National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, has said no corps member was reported dead during a recent protest by members of Islamic Movement of Nigeria, IMN, also known as Shi’ites, over the continued detention of their leader, Ibraheem El-Zakzaky.

Olusegun Obasanjo: Wages of the old soldier’s rage

At this rate, President Muhammadu Buhari may beat former military President General Ibrahim Babangida to the record of collecting the most abusive letters from a former president.

CAN says will not endorse any presidential candidate

The Christian Association of Nigeria will not endorse any presidential candidate in the forthcoming election, President of the group, Rev. Samson Ayokunle, has said.
Buhari Media Organisation (BMO)

BMO: President Buhari’s directive on campaign funds, act of patriotism

Buhari Media Organisation (BMO) on Saturday described President Muhammadu Buhari’s directive to ministers not to use public funds for his re-election campaign as an “act of patriotism”.

Huawei demotes two employees for sending New Year tweet via iPhone

Chinese telecom giant Huawei has demoted two employees for posting a New Year greeting on the company’s official Twitter account using an iPhone made by arch-rival Apple, an internal memo showed.

New Year: NAF chief urges personnel to remain optimistic, courageous

The Chief of the Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, has enjoined personnel of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) to march into 2019 with optimism.

Ijaw youths urge patriotism from political leaders

The Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) Worldwide has called on political leaders in Nigeria to display patriotism in their service to the nation, especially as the country approaches the 2019 general elections.

Orji Kalu: It’s time to reflect as individuals, nation

Former Governor of Abia State and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Dr. Orji Kalu, has expressed hope that Nigeria is gradually taking its rightful position in the comity of nations.
Ibrahim Shekarau

Ibrahim Shekarau: Owing pensioners is a crime

Former governor of Kano State, Mallam Ibrahim Shekarau, has said that it is a crime for any government to owe pensioners who once sacrificed their lives to serve the nation.
The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, is to kick-start his campaign for the 2019 presidential election through an address to Nigerians on Facebook on Monday.

Yakubu Dogara: Atiku Abubakar is a true patriot, tested democrat, nationalist

The Speaker, House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has paid glowing tribute to former Vice-President and Peoples Democratic Party presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, as he clocks 72, describing him as an embodiment of courage and patriotism.
Super Eagles

AFCON: Muhammadu Buhari hails Super Eagles for qualification

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Super Eagles on their qualification for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations following their 1-1 draw against the Bafana Bafana of South Africa in Johannesburg on Saturday.

Anambra corps members moved to Ebonyi, Imo

Prospective corps members who were supposed to do their national service in Anambra were moved to Ebonyi and Imo states due to lack of adequate camping facilities.

2019: NYSC chief cautions corps members against abuse of uniforms

Brigadier General Suleiman Kazaure, the Director-General, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), has cautioned corps members against active involvement in partisan politics while discharging their Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) ad-hoc assignments.
Atiku Abubakar

Minimum wage: Atiku Abubakar restates his commitment to living wage

Former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, has welcomed the news that the Federal Government has agreed to pay the N30,000 minimum wage it had previously negotiated with the Nigerian Labour Congress, the Trade Union Congress and other labour affiliates.
President Buhari presides over Federal Executive Council (FEC) Meeting in State House on 17th Oct 2018 3

Muhammadu Buhari mourns Emir of Awe

President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the Awe traditional council, the government and people of Nasarawa State on the passing away of Alhaji Abubakar Umar II, the Emir of Awe.

Yakubu Gowon: Peace and unity of Nigeria is non-negotiable

A former Head of State, Retired Gen. Yakubu Gowon, has reiterated his commitment to the unity and oneness of Nigeria.

Stuart Symington: Disregard for rule of law worst corruption than stealing of public funds

The United States ambassador to Nigeria, William Stuart Symington, has described disregard for justice and rule of law as ‘more damning a corruption than stealing of public funds’.

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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.
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Kebbi APC: We accept elections postponement in good faith

The All Progressive Congress in Kebbi State said it accepted the postponement of the Presidential and National Assembly elections in good faith.

11 killed as suicide bombers, gunman attack worshippers in Maiduguri

Eleven persons have died in an early morning suicide attack on Muslim worshippers in Maiduguri, Borno State.