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May 27, 2018 3:02 PM APC sweeps Nasarawa poll as opposition reject resultsThe Sun News

The Nasarawa State Independent Electoral Commission (NASIEC) has declared the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) winner of all elective positions contested during Saturday’s council polls. Declaring the results on Sunday, chairman of the Commission Mr Henry Omaku declared that the APC won all the chairmanship positions across the North Central state’s 20

May 25, 2018 8:46 PM 3 Years in Office: Enugu Muslim community endorses Ugwuanyi for second term

Muslims in Enugu State on Friday unanimously endorsed Governor Ifeanyi Ugwunayi for a second term in office for promoting peace, security, national unity and good governance in the state. Rising from the Jumat prayers commemorating this year’s Democracy Day held at the Central Mosque, Owerri Road, Enugu, which was attended by Gov. Ugwuanyi in company 21

May 24, 2018 5:38 PM Dasukigate: Why Buhari wants Olisa Metuh dead – Fani-Kayode

Femi Fani-Kayode, former Aviation Minister, has claimed that Olisa Metuh, former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, is wanted dead. The PDP chieftain claimed that Metuh was wanted dead because he “opposes” President Muhammadu Buhari. In a tweet, on Thursday, Fani-Kayode wrote: “It is one thing to want to jail a man at all costs 20

May 24, 2018 5:20 PM Lasun Yussuff Celebrates Aregbesola At 61

The Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Lasun Yussuff has felicitated with Governor Rauf Aregbesola on the occasion of his 61st Birthday. In a statement on Thursday in Osogbo, the Deputy Speaker eulogised Aregbesola for his perseverance and commitment to the ideals of true democracy as espoused by the late Sage, Chief Obafemi Awolowo 24

May 24, 2018 2:59 PM Ekiti Deputy speaker impeachedThe Sun News

Deputy Speaker of the Ekiti State House of Assembly, Hon. Adesegun Adewumi, has been impeached. The House, at its plenary, on Thursday, also removed its Chef Whip, Hon. Akinniyi Sunday. Hon. Animasaun Adesina, representing Ekiti West Constituency II, was elected as deputy Speaker to replace while Hon. Onigiobi Olawale, representing Ekiti South 17

May 24, 2018 2:45 PM 2019: Fani-Kayode projects what will happen if Buhari rigs elections

Femi Fani-Kayode, former Aviation Minister, on Thursday warned President Muhammadu Buhari against any attempt to rig the 2019 Presidential elections. The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, chieftain warned that Nigeria will be set on fire if Buhari attempts to rig the 2019 election. He warned that any attempt at rigging the 2019 election by Buhari will be resisted 23

May 23, 2018 4:12 AM US repudiation of the Iran nuclear pactThe Sun News

The new US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, was at the Heritage Foundation, Washington DC, on Monday to speak on the Iran nuclear deal, in effect, to add flesh to the declaration by US President, Donald Trump, that the United States was withdrawing from the deal. President Trump’s decision has been gravely disappointing to many countries of the world 22

May 22, 2018 7:30 PM 2019: Buhari reacts to Obasanjo, Afenifere alliance

President Muhammadu Buhari has on Tuesday said that nothing will come out of the alliance between former president Olusegun Obasanjo and leaders of pan-Yoruba social-political organization, Afenifere. Obasanjo during a private visit to Afenifere leader, Chief Reuben Fasoranti, at his residence in Akure, Ondo State, yesterday, had appealed to the group 26

May 21, 2018 7:09 PM 2019 election: FRSC warns personnel against partisanship

Mr Sunday Maku, Sector Commander, FRSC Kwara Sector Command, on Monday warned officers and men of the agency against supporting any political party in the coming general elections. NAN reports Maku gave the advice during an interaction with officers and men of FRSC Omu-Aran Unit Command in Irepodun Local Government Area of the state. The team also visited 19

May 21, 2018 4:30 PM Police cautions Wike, Rivers government over attack on SARS commander

The Rivers State Police Command has said it is offended by the action of the Rivers state Government against one of its principal officers, the Commander of the Special Anti Robbery Squad, ACP Akin Fakorede. The Command says it is completely unacceptable for the Rivers state Government to have paid for advertorials on national newspapers, vilifying the SARS Commander 20