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2019 elections: Niger PDP concludes review

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Niger says its seven-man committee on review of the 2019 general elections in the state has concluded their report.
Titus Uba

Benue Assembly: Titus Uba re-elected speaker unopposed

Speaker of the Benue State House of Assembly, Titus Uba, was returned unopposed as Speaker of the ninth Assembly after a motion of nomination was moved by Terkaa Ucha representing Tiev State Constituency and seconded by Agnes Uloko representing Ado state constituency.

Nigerian Navy arrests six suspected smugglers, seizes 416 bags of rice in Akwa Ibom

The Nigerian Navy, Forward Operating Base, Ibaka, Akwa Ibom, says it has arrested six suspects and seized 416 bags of contraband rice in two different operations.

Nigerian Navy arrests seven suspected smugglers with 470 bags of contraband rice

The Nigerian Navy, Forward Operating Base, Ibaka, Mbo local government area, Akwa Ibom State, has arrested seven suspects and seized about 470 bags of contraband rice in two different arrests.

Over 30 PDP members die in road accident in Benue

No fewer than 30 persons who are also members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Benue State may have lost their lives in a tragic road accident in the state.
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ASUP: Strike continues till federal government meets all our demands

Hope of ending the strike embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) dimmed on Friday as the union declared that it would not call off the industrial action until the Federal government honoured all the agreements it entered into with it since 2010.

Customs arrest four, intercept cars, goods worth N240 million

The Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) has warned smugglers that all hands are on deck to prevent smuggling of goods as the Christmas season approaches.

Customs seizes over 500 bales of used cloths in Imo

The Controller of Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Federal Operations Unit, FOU, Zone C, Owerri, Olusemire Kayode, yesterday said the unit seized 563 bales of used cloths from smugglers.

Customs seize rice, used tyres, other goods worth N65m

The Nigeria Customs Service, Federal Operations Unit, Zone ‘C,’ Owerri, Imo State, says it has intercepted and seized 563 bales of second hand clothing, 2,000 bags of imported rice and used tyres worth Duty Paid Value of N65,133,253.
Chris Isiguzo

Orji Kalu congratulates newly elected NUJ chief Chris Isiguzo

Former Governor of Abia State and Publisher of The Sun and New Telegraph titles, Dr. Orji Kalu, has extolled the virtues of the newly elected president of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Comrade Chris Isiguzo.

APC releases list of aspirants cleared for senatorial primaries

The National Working Committee of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has released names of aspirants that have been cleared to take part in the senatorial primaries across the federation.

NUJ presidential aspirant pledges to fight for special salaries for journalists

Mr Chris Isiguzo, who is aspiring to be President of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), has promised to fight for special salary package for Nigerian journalists if elected.

Rivers security council condoles with Governor Wike over attorney-general’s death

Service commanders of the Rivers State Security Council have paid a condolence visit to Governor Nyesom Wike, over the death of the Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Emmanuel Aguma, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN).

NSCDC to embark on yearly promotion to clear backlog

The Commandant-General, Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC), Abdullahi Gana, said on Friday that the corps would embark on yearly promotion to clear all backlog of promotions pending within the organisation.

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Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has again accused President Muhammadu Buhari of clamping down on the judiciary.

INEC: Atiku Abubakar’s server claim the ‘greatest lie of the century’

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has insisted that the claims that the 2019 presidential election results were transmitted to a server is, “the greatest lie of the century.”
Paul Pogba is likely to stay at Manchester United despite the incessant talk of interest from Real Madrid, says former Red Devils assistant manager Steve McClaren.

Twitter set to meet with Manchester United over Paul Pogba racist abuse

Representatives from Twitter are set to meet with Manchester United within the next several weeks to discuss how to better police racist behaviour on the platform following a number of tweets aimed at Paul Pogba.
The Federal High Court Abuja, on Monday, refused to grant a request stopping President Muhammadu Buhari from inaugurating the 43 ministerial nominees over the exclusion of an FCT indigene from the cabinet list.

President Buhari inaugurates new cabinet, retains petroleum minister position

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Wednesday swore in the 43 appointed ministers at the Federal Executive Council Chambers, Presidential Villa, Abuja. Buhari who announced the portfolio...
Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Wednesday officially appointed Gboyega Akosile as his Chief Press Secretary.

Lagos governor appoints Gboyega Akosile as chief press secretary

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Wednesday officially appointed Gboyega Akosile as his Chief Press Secretary.
Ray Parlour believes Arsenal are nowhere near good enough to challenge Manchester City and Liverpool at the top of the Premier League.

Ray Parlour: Arsenal nowhere near good enough to challenge Manchester City, Liverpool for title

Ray Parlour believes Arsenal are nowhere near good enough to challenge Manchester City and Liverpool at the top of the Premier League.