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Guber election: Kano electorate go spiritual… Kill camels, cows as sacrifice; Travel to Mecca for special prayers

Barely a week to the date of the re-run of the governorship election in some polling stations in Kano state, electorates have thronged places of worship within and outside the country to seek divine intervention. Kano state was among the six states where gubernatorial election was declared inconclusive by the …

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Leave Amaechi out of my personal views, I’m an adult, responsible for my actions, inactions,  Chidi Lloyd replies Magnus Abe

Rivers state politician, Hon. Chidi Lloyd, has apologised for his recent comments against President Muhammadu Buhari, saying that they were made in anger. In response to a statement by Senator Magnus Abe which credited his outburst against President Buhari to Transportation Minister, Chief Rotimi Amaechi, Hon. Lloyd said “My statement …

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Konga joins Intel’s coveted partner acceleration program    

Nigeria’s foremost e-Commerce powerhouse, Konga has been migrated to the Retail Accelerator Program of global technology giant Intel, thereby becoming the first e-Commerce company in Sub-Saharan Africa to achieve this feat. Konga’s elevation to the new retail channel program takes effect from Q2’19. Making the announcement, Olabanji Womiloju, Consumer Manager …

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Europa League Round-up: Arsenal join Chelsea in quarter-finals, Inter Milan go out

London, March 15, 2019 (Reuters/NAN) Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang struck twice as his side beat Stade Rennes 3-0 to reach the UEFA Europa League quarter-finals and join English Premier League (EPL) rivals Chelsea on Thursday. Chelsea had earlier on Thursday thrashed Dynamo Kiev 5-0 with a hat-trick from Oliver Giroud. …

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Announce outcome of Rivers’ election based on polling units’ figures  – Govt; We’ll decide in days – INEC

Rivers State government has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC,  to conclude the governorship and state House of Assembly elections in the state by immediately announcing the results of the polls based on the figures already collated at the polling units. This is as the INEC has assured …

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My commitment to greater Nigeria appreciated by Nigerians – Buhari; Receives results of AIDS Survey, says about 1.9 Nigerians infected

By Ismaila Chafe Abuja, March 14, 2019 President Muhammadu Buhari says his victory at the polls is a clear demonstration of appreciation by Nigerians for his commitment to a greater Nigeria. The president stated this when he received a delegation comprising Borgu people from Niger, Kebbi, Kwara and Kishi in …

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Obi alerts international community on Nigerian military’s undue interest in Rivers’ governorship election

The Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the February 23 election, Mr. Peter Obi, has expressed concern over the fallouts from some states in last Saturday’s governorship and state assembly elections, particularly in Rivers State – to which he drew the attention of the international community. …

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Enugu Guber: South East Monarchs, Workers, congratulate Ugwuanyi on his re-election

The Executive Committee of the South East Council of Traditional Rulers on Wednesday congratulated Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State, on his re-election during last Saturday’s Governorship election in the state. In the same vein, the workers of Enugu State through the Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) also congratulated …

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 Buhari presides over first post-election FEC meeting; tells envoys: Our best will be good enough for Nigeria

By Ismaila Chafe /Chijioke Okoronkwo Abuja, March 13, 2019 President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday presided over the first Federal Executive Council, FEC, meeting since after the Presidential, National Assembly and Governorship and State Assembly elections in Nigeria. Also, President Buhari has told  a delegation of non-career Ambassadors, who came to …

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