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BREAKING: Yobe State Governor, H.E Mai Mala Buni Appointed Chairman of APC Caretaker Committee
BREAKING: Yobe State Governor, H.E Mai M...

BREAKING: Yobe State Governor, H.E Mai Mala Buni Appointed Chairman of APC ...

The Governor of Yobe state, H.E Mai Mala Buni has been appointed the Chairman of the All Progressive Congress (APC) caretaker committee. His appointment follows the dissolution of the National Working Committee (NWC) of the APC by the recommendation of President Muhammadu Buhari. The decision was... read more »

Breaking: APC Committee Disqualifies Governor Obaseki from Contesting Primary Election
Breaking: APC Committee Disqualifies Gov...

Breaking: APC Committee Disqualifies Governor Obaseki from Contesting Prima...

The screening committee set up by the All Progressive Congress (APC) has disqualified incumbent Governor, Godwin Obaseki from contesting the party’s forthcoming primary election. The chairman of the screening panel- Jonathan Ayuba disclosed this update during presentation of their report to the... read more »

Nigeria: DSS Invade Court while in Session to Rearrest Sowore Despite Court Order (Video)
Nigeria: DSS Invade Court while in Sessi...

Nigeria: DSS Invade Court while in Session to Rearrest Sowore Despite Court...

Officers of the Department of State Services today stormed a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja in an attempt to rearrest Omoyele Sowore, convener of the Revolution Now Movement, and his co-defendant, Bakare. In an unprecedented event, lawyers and other onlookers witnessed a total disrespect for... read more »

Tribunal Sacks Osun PDP House of Reps Member
Tribunal Sacks Osun PDP House of Reps Me...

Tribunal Sacks Osun PDP House of Reps Member

“Delay will only sweeten the taste of victory – Reps Member reacted The Election Petition Tribunal, sitting in Osogbo, on Monday, has nullified the election of Hon Bamidele Salam, who represents Ede Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives on the platform of the Peoples... read more »

Breaking News: Lagos Assembly Confirms 35 Cabinet Nominees, Rejects Samuel Obafemi George, Others
Updated: Lagos Assembly Confirms 35 Cabi...

Updated: Lagos Assembly Confirms 35 Cabinet Nominees, Rejects Samuel Obafem...

The Lagos State House of Assembly on Monday has rejected the confirmation of three commissioner-nominees out of the Thirty-Eight names submitted by the Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-olu. The Speaker of the Lagos State Assembly, Hon. Mudashiru Obasa made this known during the plenary session held on... read more »

Nigeria: Fashola, Ngige, Keyamo Make Buhari's Ministerial List

Nigeria: Fashola, Ngige, Keyamo Make Buhari’s Ministerial List

Nigerians’ wait for ministerial appointment may be at an end as the President has forwarded the list of his ministers to the National Assembly for confirmation. This was confirmed... read more »

Breaking News: Buhari Seeks to Confirm Tanko as CJN, Urges Quick Confirmation by Senate

Breaking News: Buhari Seeks to Confirm Tanko as CJN, Urges Quick Confirmation by Senate

Following the recommendation of the National Judicial Council that Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad be confirmed as the substantive Chief Justice of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari has... read more »

Breaking News: Shi'ites Stage Peaceful Protest In Lagos

Breaking News: Shi’ites Stage Peaceful Protest In Lagos

The Shi’ite movement headed by the incarcerated Ibrahim Yaqoub El Zakzaky are currently staging a peaceful protest in Lagos following the more volatile protest in Abuja that resulted... read more »

Breaking News: Sanwo-Olu Floors AD, Labour Party Governorship Candidates at Tribunal

Breaking News: Sanwo-Olu Floors AD, Labour Party Governorship Candidates at Tribunal

Lagos State Governor Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu floors AD and Labour Party’s Governorship candidates, Owolabi Salis and Prof. Ifagbemi Awamaridi at the Election Petition Tribunal. The... read more »

Breaking News: Rochas Okorocha and Wife Arrested by EFCC Operatives

Breaking News: Rochas Okorocha and Wife Arrested by EFCC Operativ...

Barely 24 hours after vacating office as the governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha and his wife have both been arrested by men of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. Officers from the... read more »