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More Executive/Legislature crisis coming?: Senate warns PenCom, CBB, ICPC nominees not to resume before confirmation

The Senate has advised the nominees into the headship of three Federal Government institutions whose names were recently announced not to resume work until their nominations are confirmed in accordance with the provision of the constitution and the establishment laws of the affected institutions. The nominees affected by the Senate …

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Armed youths kill 2, injure 9 as APC inaugurates new Acting Chairman for Bayelsa; Anti-Timipre Sylva messages brandished

CHINEDU WOSU, YENAGOA Armed youths suspected to be hoodlums on Friday morning attacked the All Progressives Party, APC, Secretariat in Yenagoa, shooting sporadically, killing two and injuring over ten persons. The hoodlums, who operated in a movie-like manner shot sporadically, forcing motorists and business centres to close down. Although no …

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IBB, a major part of Nigeria’s political history – Saraki; Dogara hails former military President

  President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has described former Military President, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida as a major part of Nigeria’s political history. In a statement signed by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu, to congratulate the former Head of State on the occasion …

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Nov. Poll: Anambra women groups endorse Chidoka…Say no other aspirant ranks him in character, performance

A coalition of women groups in Anambra state has endorsed former aviation minister, Chief Osita Chidoka ahead of the November 18, 2017 governorship election in the state. Chief Chidoka, a frontline contender in the election is contesting on the platform of the pro-people United Progressive Party (UPP), whose membership and …

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Dankwambo, Mimiko, others financing anti-Buhari protest with N300 million, says pro-government group …wants security agencies to place them under passive watch

A pro-government group under the aegis of Coalition for Truth and Justice, on Sunday alleged that promoters of the ongoing protests against the continuous absence of President Muhammadu Buhari have been paid N300 million to carry out the exercise. According to the coalition, the N300 million allegedly paid to celebrities, …

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Anambra massacre: Saraki condoles with families of victims – Says “Perpetrators must be brought to justice”

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has expressed deep sadness over the massacre that occurred at St. Philip’s Catholic Church, Anambra State on Sunday. In a statement signed by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu,  Saraki stated that the killing of worshippers represents the purest …

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