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July 20, 2018 5:49 AM Omeruo rejoins Chelsea, seeks to impress Sarri

Super Eagles defender, Kenneth Omeruo, has rejoined Chelsea for pre-season ahead of the 2018/2019 Premier League season. Omeruo is seeking to impress new Blues boss, Maurizio Sarri and nail down a first-team spot at Stamford Bridge. He arrived at their Cobhams training ground on Thursday and spent the day in the gym. Omeruo who has spent the last five seasons 18

July 19, 2018 4:01 PM 2019: PDP hints on boycotting elections, gives reasons

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Thursday hinted on pulling out of the 2019 general elections if the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, and security agencies fail to establish their impartiality. PDP’s National Chairman, Uche Secondus said this at the party’s national secretariat, Abuja while hosting a combined delegation of the International 20

July 19, 2018 2:35 PM 2019: Ben Bruce recommends new pattern of voting

The Senator representing Bayelsa East in the Senate, Ben Murray-Bruce, has recommended a new pattern of voting ahead of the 2019 general elections. The lawmaker wondered why Nigerians cannot vote by text since there are over 100 million phone lines in the country. Tweeting on Thursday afternoon, he suggested that to end vote buying as was widely reported 20

July 19, 2018 7:38 AM 2019: APC Senator vows to stand against Buhari’s N228.9bn request to fund election

The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Banking, Insurance and Other Financial Institutions, Senator Rafiu Ibrahim (APC, Kwara-South), has vowed not to support President Muhammadu Buhari’s request of N228,854,008,215 to fund the 2019 general elections. But reacting to the request, the Senator told Punch, “I will not support it. I don’t believe that. That is not planning 19

July 18, 2018 9:11 PM Jonathan, IBB in private meeting

Former President, Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday, met with former President Ibrahim Babangida, at his Uphill home in Minna, Niger State. Jonathan, who came to Niger by road, arrived IBB’s home at about 10am in an entourage of six black Prado Jeeps. A source told The Nation that the meeting was attended by a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) 2019 gubernatorial 17

July 18, 2018 8:30 PM UNILAG begins post-UTME screening

The University of Lagos will hold its post-UTME screening between August 6 and 10, 2018. This was contained in a statement by the school’s management on Wednesday, directing eligible candidates to register online for the screening once the registration portal opens July 23, 2018. “The University of Lagos online registration for the Post-UTME Screening 20

July 18, 2018 3:20 PM Imo 2019: Okorocha on a mission to destroy his deputy, Madumere – Ajumbe

A former Commissioner of Information in Imo state, and a member of the Imo state All Progressives Congress (APC) Coalition Alliance, Vitalis Ajumbe, has lampooned Governor Rochas Okorocha for allegedly instigating the impeachment move against his deputy, Eze Madumere. Ajumbe claimed that the allegations leveled against the deputy governor were all baseless 17

July 18, 2018 6:57 AM Governor Ortom speaks on joining PDP after dumping APC

Governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom has said he has not declared for any party yet, despite the emergence of his campaign posters for the 2019 governorship election, on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The posters were put in strategic places alongside the earlier ones with APC symbol, but they did not bear the picture of Deputy 18

July 17, 2018 7:26 PM PDP speaks on Gov Umahi joining APC

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has reacted to speculations that Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi state was set to defect to the All Progressives Congress (APC). National Vice Chairman of PDP (South East), Chief Austin Umahi said that it was unthinkable that the Ebonyi Governor would defect to “a non-performing political party such as APC.” The party 18

July 16, 2018 12:05 PM 2019: Atiku begins nationwide tour, set mega declaration for July 21st– The Sun News

Former vice-president and leading presidential aspirant, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, will be commencing a consultation and familiarization tour across the country beginning from July 16, 2018 ahead of the presidential primaries of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The former number two citizen will begin with a scheduled visit to Gombe State on Monday then proceed 19