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Sanwo-Olu Transmits 25 names of Commissioners, Special Advisers to State Assembly for Screening
Sanwo-Olu Transmits 25 names of Commissi...

Sanwo-Olu Transmits 25 names of Commissioners, Special Advisers to State As...

In fulfilment of his election promise to accelerate his administration’s development agenda, Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Sunday, transmitted a list of Commissioner-designates to the House of Assembly for ratification. The list contained twenty five names, who are to assume duty... read more »

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

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 accepted the nomination and forwarded same to the Senate for confirmation. The NJC had made this recommendation... read more »

Nigeria: Senator Elisha's Act, A show of Shame - Barrister Adeleye
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Nigeria: Senator Elisha’s Act, A show of Shame – Barrister Ade...

A lawyer and human rights defender, Olusayo Adeleye on Wednesday condemned the barbaric action of Senator Elisha Aboo, senator representing Adamawa-North Senatorial Districts who publicly assaulted a woman tried to intervene in an altercation he had with another lady, a store owner, while shopping... read more »

Nigeria: You were not Brought in to Lose Elections - Senator Lawal Shuaibu to Oshiomhole
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Nigeria: You were not Brought in to Lose Elections – Senator Lawal Sh...

Embattled chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress seems to be sinking each day as speculations of his removal as chairman of the party continues to gain momentum. The results of the just concluded elections and the prospects of the ruling party in the 9th assembly are not making things any... read more »

Nigeria: Senate Overrules Buhari, Passes Seven Bills He Earlier Rejected
Nigeria: Senate Overrules Buhari, Passes...

Nigeria: Senate Overrules Buhari, Passes Seven Bills He Earlier Rejected

The Senate has passed seven of the at least 16 bills rejected so far this year by President Muhammadu Buhari. The bills are the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB), National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism Bill, National Research and Innovation Council Bill, Stamp Duties Act (Amendment)... read more »