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Idris Ahmed Wase emerges new House of Reps deputy leader

The House of Representatives All Progressives Congress (APC) caucus has appointed Hon Idris Ahmed Wase, representing Wase federal constituency of Plateau State as the new deputy leader of the house.

APC defeats PDP in Kogi by-election

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released the official result of the Lokoja/Kogi House of Representatives by-election, declaring Alhaji Haruna Isah, candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC), winner.

Speaker Dogara mourns Senator Bukar

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has expressed shock over the news of the death of the Senator representing Katsina North Senatorial District, Sen. Mustapha Bukar, who died on Wednesday in Abuja after a brief illness.

Senator Saraki mourns, extols late Rep Jibrin

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has expressed sadness over the passing of Rt. Hon Umar Buba Jibrin, the Deputy Leader of the House of Representatives, who died in the early hours of Friday.

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Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige has denied saying that Nigeria has enough medical doctors.
Shanghai Greenland Shenhua and Super Eagles forward Odion Ighalo has made it clear that the main target of the current squad is how to win the 2019 CAF Africa Cup of Nations billed for Egypt in June.

Odion Ighalo, Asisat Oshoala shortlisted for Nigeria Pitch Awards

Super Eagles forward Odion Ighalo as well as Super Falcons striker Asisat Oshoala and The Nations’ correspondent Tunde Liadi top the list of nominees for the 6th edition of the prestigious Nigeria Pitch Awards as organisers revealed in Lagos on Thursday the identities of prospective winners.
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Huge rallies in Sudan as protesters vow to ‘protect revolution’

Huge crowds of protesters have rallied in the streets of the Sudanese capital, Khartoum, stepping up pressure on the country's ruling military council to cede power to an interim civilian body.

Governor Akeredolu pledges to pay N30,000 minimum wage

Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has assured workers in the state of his administration’s readiness to implement the new minimum wage of N30,000.
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PDP raises alarm over Senator Adeleke’s safety

The national leadership of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has raised the alarm, alleging threats to the life of its candidate in the 2018 Osun governorship election, Senator Ademola Adeleke.