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Elections: Possession of weapons at rallies will not be condoned in Lagos — CP

Police

THE police and other security agencies in Lagos State have said they will deal decisively with anyone found with arms during any political gathering in the state. The Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, CP Edgal Imohimin,  said this on Tuesday while briefing newsmen on the activities of the Inter-Agency Consultative Committee ahead of the […]

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Onnoghen: Buhari orchestrating destruction of democracy ― Secondus

Secondus

THE National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Prince Uche Secondus has said that the Federal Government under the watch of President Muhammadu Buhari was orchestrating the destruction of democracy in the country because of the hidden agenda of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, to rig next month’s Presidential election. This was contained […]

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Minimum wage: Group urges labour unions to accept FG offer

Labour

THE Muslim Media Watch Group of Nigeria (MMWG) has appealed to the labour unions to accept the N27,000 new National Minimum Wage recommended by the National Council of State. The group gave this advice in a statement issued in Abuja on Wednesday by its National Coordinator, Alhaji Ibrahim Abdullahi. “Our appeal to the Labour is […]

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Buhari to EU observers: I’m impressed with INEC’s preparation

INEC

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday expressed satisfaction with the preparations made by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for the forthcoming general elections. Mr Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, in a statement, said the president made his feelings known when he met with members of the European Union […]

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2019 Elections: Buhari arrives Sokoto for campaign

Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday arrived Sokoto State to resume his nationwide political campaign for the general elections. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the president on Jan 22 presided over the meeting of the National Council of State at the State House, Abuja. ALSO READ: Minimum wage: Nothing’ll deny workers any kobo from […]

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Onyeama urges support for President Buhari as campaign trail storms Enugu

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FOREIGN Affairs Minister, Geoffrey Onyeama, says the South-East has a better deal in the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari in Feb. 16 presidential election. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reports that Buhari will be in Enugu on Thursday, Jan. 24 in continuation of his campaign tour. A statement made available to newsmen on Wednesday […]

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Kwara introduces welcome test in public schools

kwara

The Kwara Government says it has introduced a ‘welcome test’ in public primary and secondary schools across the state. Speaking with newsmen on Wednesday in Ilorin, the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education and Human Capital Development, Hajia Maryam Garuba, said the ‘welcome test’ was introduced in public schools in the state to improve the turnout […]

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Bandits: Troops kills 58, arrest one, rescue 75 in Zamfara

Zamfara

THE troops of operation SHARAN DAJI, which commenced clearance operations into bandits enclaves in Zamfara State and Katsina has neutralised 58 bandits and captured one alive. The troops also destroyed 18 camps belonging to the bandits where 75 kidnapped victims were held captives. The operation which is being conducted simultaneously on collaboration with all security […]

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PDP has disbanded APC, ADC in Oke-Ogun ― Olaniyan

Olaniyan

THE deputy gubernatorial candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Oyo State, Mr Raufu Olaniyan has debunked the claim of rival political parties-All Progressives Congress (APC) and African Democratic Congress (ADC) that they are the dominating party in Oke-Ogun area of the state. Olaniyan stated this in an interview with journalists in Igbeti, Irepo local government […]

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Buhari to inaugurate CBN Centre of Excellence at UNN

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President Muhammadu Buhari will on Thursday inaugurate the Post-Graduate Centre of Excellence built by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and donated to the University of Nigeria, Enugu State. Spokesperson of the CBN, Isaac Okorafor, disclosed that the project, which is part of the Bank’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) to the educational sector, is sited in […]

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