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PDP wins more seats in Kaduna state assembly

The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has gained two additional seats in the just concluded House of Assembly election in Kaduna State.

RTEAN: Apapa gridlock setback to businesses

The Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria (RTEAN) says the incessant gridlock in Apapa and its environs are a setback to businesses of not only the transport unions but also other Lagos residents.

Nasarawa guber: I’ll pay monthly stipend to APC officials if elected – deputy governor

Mr Silas Agara, Nasarawa Deputy Governor, who is seeking to succeed his boss, says he will pay a monthly allowance to local government and ward officials of the All Progressives Congress, if elected.

Jobs scam: 37-year-old man defrauds 14 persons of N4.2 million

Niger State Police Command has arrested a 37-year-old man, Kabiru Mohammed, for defrauding 14 persons of N4.2 million with a promise to secure jobs for them in government ministries and parastatals across the country.

Coach Ogunbote disappointed Enugu Rangers drop points at home against Kwara United

Coach Gbenga Ogunbote has said he is disappointed Enugu Rangers dropped two vital points at home against relegation battlers Kwara United at the weekend.

UNIMAID lecturers freed by Boko Haram celebrate return

Messrs Yusuf Ibrahim and Solomon Nehemiah, two of the University of Maiduguri lecturers freed from Boko Haram captivity, have expressed gratitude to God for their freedom.

How Boko Haram abducted UNIMAID lecturers – VC

The Vice Chancellor of the University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID), Prof. Ibrahim Abubakar, has recounted how the released lecturers of the university were abducted.

We are ready for oil search in Chad Basin – Freed UNIMAID lecturers

Freed lecturers of the University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID), who were in Boko Haram captivity for about eight months, have expressed their willingness to resume oil exploration in the Chad Basin.

Families of freed lecturers, policewomen laud federal govt for their release

Mrs Hassana Ibrahim, a relative to one of the freed University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID) lecturers, Yusuf Ibrahim, has expressed joy over their release from Boko Haram captivity.

Katsina APC gets membership boost from PDP, APGA, PRP, PDM

Many of the new members took turns to shower praises on President Buhari and Governor Masari with the group’s leader, Kasimu Saga, assuring them of their support during the 2019 presidential and governorship polls respectively.

Trial of suspected Boko Haram terrorists to commence in Kainji

The Federal Government has disclosed its intention to commence trial of Boko Haram suspects in custody with established cases of terrorism at Kainji, Niger State.

Why UNIMAID lecturers, others are still in captivity – DHQ

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) yesterday adduced reasons why the military was yet to rescue the University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID) lecturers, oil workers and women abducted by Boko Haram terrorists, saying the sect was using the captives as a shield.

Abducted UNIMAID lecturer writes family from Boko Haram captivity

One of the four University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID) lecturers, Dr. Yusuf Solomon Nehemiah, abducted by suspected Boko Haram terrorists at Borno Yesu, along Gubio, Magumeri road in northern Borno has written his wife, directing her to name his new born male child after his father, Nehemiah.

Army inaugurates human rights desk for northeast operations

The Nigerian Army on Tuesday inaugurated a human rights desk to bolster its military engagements in the North East.

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Anambra agency targets N500 million revenue for 2019

Chief Jude Emecheta, Managing Director of Anambra State Advertising Agency (ANSAA), says the agency is targeting revenue generation of about N500 million for 2019.
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FCT elections: APC wins Kwali chairmanship supplementary poll

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the chairmanship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Danladi Chiya, winner of the supplementary poll for Kwali Area Council, FCT.
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Police use water cannons against teachers’ protest in Morocco

Police in Morocco's capital Rabat has used water cannons to disperse thousands of young teachers protesting for better work conditions.
[FILES] A man has his thumb print verified through the window to vote at a polling station in Kano, commercial capital of northern Nigeria, on February 23, 2019. – Nigeria began counting votes in presidential elections, even as many people had yet to even cast their ballot because of delays in the opening of polling units and problems with staffing and technology. Nigeria’s Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) last week announced a one-week delay to the election, just hours before it was due to get under way. The presidential contest will see incumbent Muhammadu Buhari (APC) seek to win a second four-year term against former vice president Atiku Abubakar (PDP). (Photo by PIUS UTOMI EKPEI / AFP)

CDD: Vote buying, violence marred supplementary polls

The Centre for Democracy and Development’s (CDD) Election Analysis Centre (EAC) has said that despite repeated assurances from the authorities, Saturday’s supplementary elections in parts of the country were marred by attacks against journalists, observers and voters apart from widespread vote buying and selling.

Taraba elections: PDP wins Ussa supplementary poll

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has declared the PDP Candidate Timothy Anderifun, Winner of the just concluded supplementary state constituency rerun election in Ussa local government area of Taraba state.