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Abia passes vote of no confidence on REC

The Abia State government has insisted it does not have confidence in the Resident Electoral Commissioner for the state, Professor Selina Oko, just as it has given conditions for its participation in the April 25 supplementary governorship poll in the state. State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Chief Anthony Agbazuere …

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AfDB presidency: Buhari joins lobby for Adesina

Nigeria’s lobby for the candidacy of the Agriculture and Rural Development minister, Dr. Akinwunmi Adesina, for the position of the next president of the African Development Bank (AfDB), received a major boost as the president-elect, General Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday requested the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to support …

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Akume, Otti mourn Chukwumerije

Former Benue State governor and the present Senate Minority Leader, Sen. George Akume, and the immediate past Group Managing Director of Diamond Bank Dr. Alex Otti, have praised the late chairman, Senate committee on Education, Senator Uche Chukwumerije in separate condolence messages on the lawmaker who died Sunday. Akume told …

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Ngor Okpala community honours NNPC chief

A General Manager with the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Sir Christian Eke has been conferred with a chieftaincy title of Ebekuodike in the Ngor Okpala Local Government Area by the traditional ruler of Ihitte Okwe, Eze Barnabas Obirieze. Conferring the chieftaincy title on Sir Eke, at the Eze’s palace, …

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Delta: Okpe leaders insist on Igbuya for Speaker

Okpe political leaders, Tuesday, in Sapele reaffirmed their position on ensuring that the current Majority Leader of Delta State House of Assembly, Chief Monday Ovwigho Igbuya, is elected as the next Speaker of the state legislature, based on what they described as ‘his sterling performance, experience and integrity.’ The political …

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Nigerian Idol 5 Top 12 to be unveiled April 25

After scaling series of screening exercise hurdles including stage performances and a public voting process in the on-going Nigerian Idol season 5, the final twelve contestants to feature in the more tasking and professional Top 12 phase of the show have emerged. The contestants include Ogunmoyero Modolowamu (Dolu), Oyinkepreye Deborah …

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