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Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi

Governor Fayemi: I bear no grudge against Segun Oni

Gov. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti says he has no grudge against his predecessor, Chief Segun Oni, for challenging his election victory in court.
Senator Ademola Nurudeen Adeleke

Osun guber: Senator Adeleke’s tribunal victory triumph of people’s will – PDP

The People’s Democratic Party ( PDP ) has hailed the verdict of the Osun State Governorship election tribunal, which upheld the victory of its candidate, Senator Ademola Adeleke, describing the judgement as a victory for democracy and triumph of the will of the people.

Ex-Governor Fayose reacts to Ekiti election tribunal judgement

Former governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has declared that he is not surprised by a tribunal verdict on the petition filed by the PDP and its candidate, Prof Kolapo Olusola, saying that “the judgment was already in the public domain and celebrated by the APC more than a week before today.”
Lanre Issa-Onilu.

APC: Atiku Abubakar showing early depression, frustration signs

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has warned the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) that Nigerians won’t be fooled by its rapacious gang.PDP
Oby Ezekwesili

2019: Oby Ezekwesili kicks as service chiefs attend Muhammadu Buhari’s campaign launch

The presidential candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria, Dr. Oby Ezekwesili, has protested against the presence of top military and security officers at the launch of the All Progressive Congress 2019 presidential election campaign.
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WhatsApp bans more than 100,000 accounts in Brazil election

WhatsApp has banned hundreds of thousands of accounts in Brazil as the Facebook Inc. messaging service struggles to contain political shenanigans ahead of a runoff election in Latin America’s largest country.

PENGASSAN urges federal government, states, private sector to resolve issues on minimum wage before...

The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria has urged the Federal, state governments and the organised private sector to resolve the differences in the ongoing negotiation for a new national minimum wage.

NFF: Football enthusiasts rejoice with Amaju Pinnick on his re-election

Some football enthusiasts have congratulated Amaju Pinnick on his re-election as the President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), saying it was a deserved victory.
Ibrahim Magu

Ibrahim Magu: SANs dodging taxes, impeding anti-graft war

Mr Ibrahim Magu, the acting Chairman of the Economic Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Monday, listed how some Senior Advocates of Nigeria (SANs) have been frustrating the battle against corruption, accusing many of them of refusal to pay taxes from the humongous fees they received from clients.

INEC: Why we suspended Rivers by-election

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said it suspended the by-elections of the Port Harcourt state constituency III because of widespread violence and electoral fraud allegedly aided and abetted by security agencies.
Yekini Nabena

Rivers by-election: APC hails electorate for defending their votes

The All Progressives Congress has applauded Rivers State electorate for bravely defending their votes despite the violence and snatching of electoral materials at last Saturday’s by-election.

PDP plans to rig Osun guber poll – APC

The All Progressives Congress has raised the alarm over what it alleged was an open declaration by the opposition Peoples Democratic Party to rig the Osun governorship election.
Yekini Nabena

Osun guber: APC seeks probe of PDP for allegedly cloning PVCs

The ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has urged security agencies and the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to probe the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for allegedly planning to scuttle next month’s governorship election in Osun state as well as reportedly cloning some Permanent Voter Cards, PVCs.
Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)

EFCC: We’re not working with Senator Saraki to undermine President Buhari

The Economics and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has denied acting out any script by Senate President Bukola Saraki.

AMCON: Lagos APC faction urges President Buhari to stop plot against Muiz Banire

The Fouad Oki faction of the Lagos State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to quash a plot to stop the party’s former national legal adviser, Dr. Muiz Banire, from being confirmed by the Senate as the Asset Management Company of Nigeria (AMCON) chairman.

Ekiti Governor-elect Fayemi’s vendetta mission will consume him – Lere Olayinka

Ekiti State Government has challenged the governor-elect, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, to begin his probe of the Ayodele Fayose led government now instead of waiting till October 16 that he will be sworn in.
Belgium's coach Roberto Martinez reacts and speaks during a press conference at the Kazan arena, in Kazan, on July 5, 2018 on the eve of the Russia 2018 World Cup quarter final football match between Belgium and Brazil. - AFP PHOTO - Benjamin CREMEL

Excited Roberto Martinez wary of Brazil’s World Cup pedigree

Belgium coach Roberto Martinez said Thursday he was excited by the challenge of facing the most famous yellow shirts in football but underlined the gulf in World Cup pedigree between the two sides.
Simon Kolawole

Budget as a tool of underdevelopment

In 2011, a brilliant, fine gentleman from the south-south was elected into the Nigerian senate. He was full of hopes and dreams. At a dinner with journalist friends, he outlined his vision and spoke enthusiastically about pursuing “developmental legislative agenda”.

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Bill Gates loses ‘second richest man’ seat to LVMH’s Bernard Arnault

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Runaway truck kills eight children in Philippines

Eight schoolchildren were among nine people killed Friday aboard a runaway truck that crashed in the central Philippines while transporting them to a sports activity, the authorities said.
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Kola Daisi University donates boreholes to host communities

Kola Daisi University, Ibadan in Oyo on Friday donated one water borehole each to its two host communities of Agede and Onidundu as part of the institution’s corporate social responsibility.

Senator Okorocha challenges Governor Ihedioha to publish details of N100 billion debt claim

Former governor of Imo State Senator Rochas Okorocha has challenged Governor Emeka Ihedioha to publish the details of the N100billion debt for public consumption just as he said that the governor is taking Nigerians, Imo people for granted.