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November 29, 2018 3:12 PM Appeal Court reverses Gov Tambuwal’s pardon, orders trial of Sokoto officials

A five-man panel of the Court of Appeal sitting in Sokoto and presided over by Justice Hannatu Sankey, in two separate appeals on Thursday, voided the pardon granted to some former officials of the state who were prosecuted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, at the Sokoto High Court. Delivering lead judgements in the two appeals filed 33

October 26, 2018 7:47 AM Alleged defamation: Gov Bello’s aide, Edward Onoja sues PDP youth leader, demands N100m

The Chief of Staff (CoS) to Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State, Mr Edward Onoja, has filed a lawsuit in the State high court against the national coordinator of Peoples Democratic Party Youth Frontier (PDPNYF), Comrade Austin Okai. Okai made this known to DAILY POST on Friday in a brief telephone interview. According to the PDPNYF coordinator, Edward 23

August 7, 2018 12:08 PM Kebbi Gov. tasks INEC on neutrality –

Kebbi Governor, Alhaji Atiku Bagudu, has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to be neutral and ensure free, fair and credible elections in 2019. The governor, made the call when the new Kebbi Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Alhaji Ahmed Bello, paid him a courtesy visit in Birnin Kebbi on Tuesday. “Election can only be free and fair if INEC allows 25

August 6, 2018 2:51 PM Why my commissioners dumped APC for PDP – Gov Bindow

Governor Mohammed Bindow of Adamawa State has explained that two of his commissioners left his cabinet of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to join the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to fulfil their political ambition. Bindow said that the two new commissioners were to replace Alhaji Yayaji Mijinyawa of Ministry of Lands and Survey and Alhaji Umar Daware 27

May 19, 2018 3:06 PM APC Congress: Gov. Bello’s aide emerges party’s factional chairman in Kogi

The Special Adviser to the Kogi State Governor on Political Matters, Hon Abdullahi Bello has emerged a factional chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, in Kogi State. Bello was elected on Saturday at the State APC Congress held at the Confluence Stadium, Lokoja. DAILY POST gathered that the Kogi state governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello led other 22

March 6, 2018 5:35 PM Gov Bello condemns attack on PDP Senator, supporters, orders arrest of culprits

​Kogi governor Yahaya Bello has directed the arrest of suspects ​who attacked some political leaders in Okene, Adavi and Okehi local government areas. In a statement in Lokoja on Tuesday, the governor said he would ensure that the perpetrators faced justice. The statement signed by ​his Chief Press Secretary, Mrs Petra Akinti–Onyegbule, condemned the attack 46

February 22, 2018 9:30 AM We will not tolerate cattle rustling in Kogi – Gov Bello warns

The Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, has warned cattle rustlers that their nefarious activities will not be condoned in the state. Speaking through his Director of Media and Publicity, Kingsley Fanwo, in Lokoja, Governor Bello said the state’s hospitality should not be taken as a gateway for criminal elements, assuring the people that government 32

February 21, 2018 5:48 AM Catholic Church doesn’t run on tithes – Cardinal Okogie fires back at Gov. Bello

Cardinal Anthony Okogie, retired Catholic Archbishop of Lagos, has declared that the Catholic church does not run on titles. The former President of Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, made the remake while noting that Catholic church had never taught that God’s blessings depended on tithe paying. Reacting to the statement, Okogie stressed that no Catholic 30

February 17, 2018 3:33 PM Ortom speaks on absence at APC governors‘ visit to Buhari in Daura

The state’s chief executives did not make the trip to Buhari’s country home in Daura, Katsina state, on Friday. Ortom spoke on Saturday through his Chief Press Secretary, Terver Akase. DAILY POST reached Akase to respond to reports that Ortom might have deliberately stayed away from the meeting. He said there was no need to read meaning to his principal’s 39

February 17, 2018 9:09 AM Tinubu, other APC leaders to meet Buhari in Daura

President Muhammadu Buhari will Saturday afternoon meet All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftains at his country home in Daura, Katsina State. Others are current APC national chairman, John Oyegun and former national interim national chairman, Bisi Akande. The official agenda visit is to commiserate with the President who recently lost two members of his extended 46