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August 18, 2018 5:22 PM 2019: Party chieftains suspend popular female presidential aspirant

Popular female presidential aspirant in the build up to 2019 general elections, Eunice Atuejide, has been suspended by the National Executive Committee (NEC) of her party, the National Interest Party (NIP). Mrs. Atuejiden, who doubles as national chairman of the party was suspended alongside the party’s National Secretary, Audu Israel, by the NEC over allegations 20

August 8, 2018 1:24 PM Ekiti election: Tribunal allows PDP to serve petition on APC, Fayemi by pasting, courier service

The Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State capital, has granted the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) and its governorship candidate for the July 14 poll, Kolapo Olusola, the leave to serve notice of petition, and other accompanying processes it filed to challenge the declaration of All Progressive Congress, APC’s John Kayode Fayemi 18

August 2, 2018 11:51 AM NFF Crisis: General Assembly Meets, Resolves Pending Issues

The General Assembly of the Nigeria Football Federation NFF met on Thursday at the Edo Heritage Hotel in Benin City. The assembly led by the NFF President, Amaju Pinnnick discussed and resolved the lingering issues as it affects football administration in the country. 1. The NFF Extra Ordinary General Assembly (Congress) was convened pursuant to the provisions 27

August 2, 2018 10:43 AM Ghanaian president swears in new electoral commission chair– The Sun News

President Nana Akufo-Addo of Ghana has sworn into office a new chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC). He said it was the quality of their work that would reassure Ghanaians that the country’s democratic system of government would be properly nurtured by an electoral system that allowed the voices to be plainly and loudly heard. The swearing-in 20

August 2, 2018 7:29 AM Defection: Oyo Assembly Speaker removes opposition lawmakers from “juicy” positions

The Speaker of Oyo State House of Assembly, Hon. Olagunju Ojo has reportedly reshuffled the House committees. DAILY POST learnt that the development saw members from the opposition parties and loyalists of the Deputy Speaker, Hon. Musa Abdulwasiu removed as chairmen of “juicy committees”. It was gathered that members of the opposition, especially those 20

August 1, 2018 6:36 PM Confusion in Kano over ‘resignation’ of Ganduje’s deputy, Abubakar

There was uncertainty in Kano on Wednesday over the purported resignation of Governor Abdullahi Ganduje’s deputy, Hafiz Abubakar. DAILY POST reports that speculations were rife in the afternoon that the academic and a Professor in Nutrition at Bayero University Kano, had decided to leave office. Abubakar has been under pressure from the governor’s loyalists 24

July 28, 2018 5:17 PM Rights activist reports Delta court officials to ICPC for ‘demanding N500,000 bribe’

Child rights activist, Comrade Ighorhiowhunu Aghogho has told the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission, ICPC, that some officials of the Delta State Customary Court of Appeal allegedly demanded the sum of N500,000 bribe “orally” from him, to transfer a case between him and one Engr. Odeseneka Gabriel from the Customary 21

July 24, 2018 2:25 PM Senators loyal to Tinubu move to block Banire’s confirmation as AMCON chairman

Some Senators on Tuesday moved to stop the Senate from confirming Muiz Banire (SAN) as Chairman, Governing Board of Assets Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON). They are insisting that there’s a petition against Banire that must be investigated. The lawmakers behind the move are loyal to APC National Leader, Bola Tinubu. Banire was National Legal 17

July 24, 2018 1:39 PM Stormy Daniels’ Husband Seeks Divorce Over Adultery

The husband of porn star Stormy Daniels has filed for divorce over infidelity accusations. Recall that Stormy Daniels became famous after a public row with US President Donald Trump over their alleged sexual encounter a decade ago, has filed for divorce in Texas. Daniels, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, has repeatedly said that she had sex with Donald 22

July 16, 2018 8:33 AM Family of slain NYSC member petitions against Garki hospital, makes demands

The family of Angela Igwetu, a member of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, shot dead by a police officer, has petitioned the Inspector General of Police, IGP, Ibraham Idris, demanding justice against Garki General Hospital. In the petition, the family told the police authorities to go after the hospital, insisting that the autopsy report faulted 18