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Onnoghen: SERAP writes CCB, seeks details of assets declarations of presidents, govs since 1999

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent a Freedom of Information request to Dr. Muhammed Isah, Chairman, Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) urging him to use his “good offices and leadership position to urgently provide information on specific details of asset declarations submitted to the CCB by successive presidents …

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Ambode receives UEFA Champions League trophy in Lagos …Lauds Okocha, Puyol’s contributions to football development

   Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday received the UEFA Champions League Trophy alongside its Ambassador and former captain of Barcelona FC of Spain, Carles Puyol in Lagos House, Alausa, Ikeja. Puyol, a three-time Champions League winner is in Nigeria on a three-day visit to lead the UEFA …

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Buhari gives Ministers April 24 deadline to handover `Status Reports;’ Assures Bill Gates that he’ll not fail Nigerians

In a move that confirmed speculations of an imminent cabinet shake-up, President Muhammadu Buhari has asked for comprehensive “status reports on policies, programmes and projects” from cabinet members on their respective ministries, departments and agencies as his first term tenure winds down. Malam Garba Shehu, the President’s Senior Special Assistant …

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Senate passes re-drafted PIGB, Electoral Act, others …Police Reform, NHIA Bills too

In its determination to reform the nation’s political process, as well as the operations of the petroleum industry, the Senate Wednesday, passed a re-drafted version of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Act 2010 (Amendment) Bill, 2019, the Petroleum Industry Governance) Bill, 2019, and five other Bills to which President …

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House of Reps Speakership: Okafor confronts Gbajabiamila; 150 women groups support Onyejeocha; Lagos APC pleads for Gbajabiamila

Hon. Chike John Okafor, re-elected member of the House of Representatives representing Ehime Mbano/Ihitte Uboma/Obowo Federal Constituency of Imo state, Nigeria has listed reasons why he is best suited for the position of Speaker of the incoming House of Representatives. His party, the All Progressives Congress, APC, is backing Hon. …

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NASS: Buhari hosts APC Reps-elect as Oshiomhole vows party won’t repeat 2015 mistake; Okafor says ‘I will be running to win’  

By Ismaila chafe Abuja, April 16, 2019 National Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiohmole, has vowed that the party will not repeat the mistakes of 2015 in 2019 as regards to the election of officials for the ninth National Assembly. Oshiomhole stated this at a dinner organised in …

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