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Jan 21, 2020

Restore LG elected representatives in Oyo, FG orders Makinde

Mr Abubakar Malami, Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice has called for immediate disbandment of caretaker committees and restoration of e...

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Jan 21, 2020

Border Closure: Buhari meets Ghanaian Akufo-Addo

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday in London held a bilateral meeting with his Ghanaian counterpart, Nana Akufo-Addo, and gave more information on why Nigeria...

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Jan 21, 2020

Ohanaeze asks Imo to accept Supreme Court verdict

The Ohanaeze Ndigbo on Monday called on the people of Imo State to accept in good faith the Supreme Court judgment that removed Emeka Ihedioha and brought in Ho...

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Jan 21, 2020

Asaba Appeal Court complex ready Feb. 3 – Okowa assures

Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, on Monday said the Court of Appeal Complex for the Asaba Division would be inaugurated on Feb. 3, 2020. Okowa who in...

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Jan 20, 2020

Fresh attack on Southern Kaduna, inhuman, unfortunate — El-Rufai

Governor Mallam Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State on Monday described as “inhuman and unfortunate” the bandits’ attack on Gora-Gan village in the Zango-Kataf Local...

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Jan 20, 2020

BREAKING: Supreme Court Affirms Bala Mohammed’s Election As Bauchi Governor

The Supreme Court has affirmed the election of Senator Bala Mohammed as the governor of Bauchi State. Details later…

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Jan 20, 2020

BREAKING: Supreme Court Upholds Simon Lalong’s Election As Plateau Governor

The Supreme Court has affirmed the election of Simon Lalong as the governor of Plateau State. The court gave the judgement on Monday in Abuja, 10 months afte...

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Jan 20, 2020

Czech Senate speaker Kubera dies

The speaker of the Czech Senate, Jaroslav Kubera, has died at the age of 72, a spokesman for the upper house said on Monday. Kubera was a political veteran o...

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Jan 20, 2020

Kwara workers protest over non-payment of three-month salaries

Workers of the Kwara Waste Management Company, on Monday, staged a peaceful protest in Ilorin to demand payment of their three months’ outstanding salaries from...

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Jan 20, 2020

Money laundering: ‘Atiku’s son-in-law, lawyer can’t be tried together’

The Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday refused an application seeking joint trial for Abdullahi Babalele and Uyiekpen Giwa-Osagie, who were charged with mone...

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Jan 20, 2020

BREAKING: FIIRO workers shut out management staff over DG’s PhD

The protest action at the Federal Institute of Industrial Research Oshodi, Lagos, over the controversial doctorate certificate of the acting Director-General, C...

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Jan 20, 2020

PenCom directs PFAs to implement pension enhancement for retirees

The National Pension Commission on Monday directed Pension Fund Administrators to implement pension enhancement for retirees on Programmed Withdrawal under the...

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Jan 20, 2020

Sanwo-Olu appoints five new permanent secretaries

The Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has approved the appointment of five new Permanent Secretaries. The Chief Press Secretary to the governor, G...

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Jan 20, 2020

Jubilation in Sokoto over Supreme court judgement

Residents trooped out to almost all streets in Sokoto metropolis celebrating the affirmation of Aminu Tambuwal as the duly elected governor of Sokoto State by t...

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Jan 20, 2020

Nigerians slam EFCC for arresting 89 youths at Ibadan club

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has come under criticism from a large section of Nigerians for raiding Club 360 in Ibadan last Friday and arresting...

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Jan 20, 2020

Five die as hot water pipe bursts in hotel

At least five people including a child died in the Russian city of Perm on Monday when a broken heating pipe flooded their hotel rooms with scalding water, inve...

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Jan 20, 2020

Malta minister quits over husband’s links to murder suspect

A Maltese minister resigned on Monday as the country continued to be rocked by the investigation into the murder of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia. Justyn...

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Jan 20, 2020

UPDATED: Five die, 39 vehicles razed, 150 people displaced in Lagos pipeline explosion

The number of deaths recorded in the pipeline explosion that rocked the Ekoro area of Abule-Egba, Lagos State, on Sunday, January 19, 2020, has increased to fiv...

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Jan 20, 2020

Supreme Court delivers judgement on Plateau, Bauchi gov elections 3pm

The Supreme Court has conducted hearing on the appeals filed to challenge the outcomes of the 2019 governorship elections in Bauchi and Plateau States. Justi...

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Jan 20, 2020

BREAKING: PDP Abuja protest ends abruptly as members escape death

The protest embarked upon, on Monday, in Abuja by the leaders and members of the Peoples Democratic Party against the judgement of the Supreme Court on the 2019...

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