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APC, PDP Trade Blames Over Kwara Political Violence

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara state have been pointing accusing fingers at each other over the recent political violence in the state, which has led to the death of one person, injured others, with over fifty vehicles vandalized.

Buhari Mourns Ekiti Accident Victims

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President Muhammadu Buhari says he is profoundly saddened to learn of the weekend tragic truck accident that took the lives of several Nigerians at Iworoko Ekiti in Ekiti state.

Benue Govt Condemns Arraignment Of CJN Onnoghen

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The Benue state government has joined in condemning and rejecting the attempt by the federal government to force the chief justice of Nigeria, CJN, justice Walter Onnoghen to resign or be removed.

INEC Appeals To Traditional Rulers To Enlighten Their Subjects

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The Kaduna state resident electoral commissioner, Abdullahi Kaugama has appealed to traditional rulers in the state to enlighten their subjects on the procedures of the conducts of the 2019 elections.

Osinbajo Asks Nigerians To Respect The Sacrifices Of The Armed Forces

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Vice president Yemi Osinbajo has asked Nigerians to always respect the sacrifices of officers and men of the Nigeria armed forces and desist from making unguarded comments that may undermine their operations.

Akwa United Coach Disappointed At Home Loss

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Coach of Akwa united football club of Uyo, Raphael Everton has expressed disappointment at the match day one home loss to El-Kanemi warriors of Maiduguri at the nest of champions but called on supporters of the club to be patient, as the team will bounce back.

Iran Cargo Plane Crash Kills 15

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A cargo plane, which crashed near the Iranian capital, Tehran, has killed 15 people.

Trump New Rules On Birth Control Blocked In 13 States

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A California judge has blocked new trump administration regulations on birth control from applying in 13 states and Washington DC.

 

Turkey Dismisses Trump’s Threat

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Turkey has dismissed President Donald Trump's threat to "devastate" its economy if it attacks Kurdish forces in Syria following a planned pullout of US troops.

 

Trump Threatens Turkey Economy

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US President Donald Trump has threatened to "devastate turkey economically" if it attacks Kurdish forces in Syria following a planned pullout of US troops.

Court Upholds Abba Yusuf As Kano PDP Governorship Candidate

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The coast is now cleared for Abba Yusuf to contest the 2019 governorship election in Kano state as peoples democratic party candidate as the state high court has struck out a suit filed by Jaafar Bello seeking the court’s declaration as the authentic winner of the party governorship primary held on October 1 2018.

Protest In Zimbabwe Over Hike In Fuel Price

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Protests have broken out in Zimbabwe's two main cities following an increase in fuel price

Cross River NBA To Resist Any Attempt To Remove CJN Onnoghen

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The Cross River State chapter of the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, says any attempt to remove the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen, from office without following the due process will be resisted lawfully.

Breaking: CCT Re-Fixes Onnoghen’s Arraignment For Jan. 22

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The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) has re-fixed the arraignment of Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, to January 22.

No Brexit More Likely Than No Deal - Theresa May

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UK’s Prime Minister,  Theresa May, is making a last-ditch attempt to persuade MPs to back her Brexit deal as Tuesday's key Commons vote looms closer.

BREAKING: Over 70 Lawyers Arrive CCT Session To Defend CJN Onnoghen

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A team of lawyers number over 70 led by Chief Wole Olanipekun (SAN) has arrived the Code Conduct Tribunal (CCT) in Abuja to defend the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen.

BREAKING: CJN Onnoghen Absent As Trial Commences

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The trial of Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, has commenced without him in attendance.

 

Police Replies Saraki

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The Nigeria Police have denied allegations by Senate president Bukola Saraki that the police provided cover for those who attacked his supporters in Kwara state.

Onnoghen: Petitioner Unveiled

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One other controversy that has ensued over the travails of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, is the motive of the petitioner as well as the identity of the brains behind the move.

Cross River APC Calls For Issue-Based Campaigns

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The Cross River state chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, says issue-based campaigns that will allow for peace and safe environment should dominate elections in the state.