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Aisha Buhari Denies Ordering Arrest of Her ADC

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Wife of Nigeria's President Aisha Buhari says she did not order the detention of her Aide De Camp ADC over allegations of fraud.

Amaju Pinnick Promises Financial Independence For Football

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The president of the Nigeria football federation Amaju Pinnick says he is going to see through the promise made at the inauguration of his second tenure as NFF president to make the federation financially independent of government funding.

CBN Retains Interest Rate At 14%

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The monetary policy committee, MPC of the central bank of Nigeria CBN on Tuesday retained its interest rate of 14% for the thirteenth consecutive time since July 2016.


PDP Demands Sack Of INEC Chairman

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is demanding the immediate sack of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC ) chairman  Professor Mahmood Yakubu following what it called controlling role in the manipulations that characterized last Saturday’s Osun governorship election.

Tambuwal Insists He Can Turn Nigeria’s Fortunes Around

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A PDP presidential aspirant and governor of Sokoto state, Aminu Tambuwal says the party should be allowed to choose the venue it deems suitable for the October 6 convention.

Buhari Addresses U.N. General Assembly, Calls For Protection Of Migrants

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President Muhammadu Buhari has unfolded Nigeria’s positions on international matters before the global audience.

Buhari Reaffirms Nigeria’s Commitment To Implementation Of SDGs

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President Muhammadu Buhari has reiterated Nigeria’s commitment to the faithful implementation of the sustainable development goals (SGDS).

NCC Denies Workers Strike

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The Nigerian Communications Commission has disclaimed a report which created an impression that its workers embarked on a strike.

Flood Renders Scores Homeless In Ahoada

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Communities in Ahoada west local government area of rivers state have raised alarm over the life threatening flood that has over ran their abodes, sacking the people from their homes and destroying property worth millions of naira.                                            

Osun INEC Denies Staff Who Confessed To Destroying Result Sheet

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The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has dismissed as untrue reports that one of its staff Salau Kolawole destroyed the result sheet for Saturday’s governorship election in Ayedaade local government area of Osun state.

Court Nullifies Impeachment Of Imo Deputy Gov

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It was celebrations for supporters of the Imo state deputy governor, Prince Eze Madumere after a state high court sitting in Owerri nullified his impeachment. Madumere who has been facing series of political battles since his declaration of interest to contest the 2019 governorship election is seen as a hero among his supporters.

ActionAid Nigeria Condemns World Bank’s Condition For Return Of Looted Funds To Nigeria

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ActionAid Nigeria says the requirement by the World Bank that loans must be obtained before looted funds are released to Nigeria is condemnable and also a conduit encouraging continuous corruption

Gambo Lawan Warns Against Delegates Vote Buying During APC Primaries

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One of the All Progressives Congress, APC governorship aspirants in Borno state, Gambo Lawan has advised against buying delegates votes in the coming primaries in Borno state.

Borno Police Parade Abductors Of 4-Year Old Boy

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The police in Maiduguri, Borno state have paraded suspects involved in the abduction of 4-year old son of Borno state all progressives congress, APC chairman, Ali Dalori.

Adamawa Inaugurates 50 Development Area Administrators

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Governor Muhammed Jibrilla Bindow of Adamawa state has appointed fifty state development area administrators to oversee the affairs of their communities.

Consumer Protection Council Urges Healthcare Providers To Domesticate Patient’s Rights Bill

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Consumer protection council urges healthcare providers to domesticate patient’s rights bill

Ekiti Governorship Election Tribunal Begins Sitting In Abuja

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The Ekiti governorship election petitions tribunal which was relocated to Abuja from Ekiti state began sitting in Abuja on Tuesday.

Paris Club Refund: Ortom Calls For Calm Over FG's Reversal

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The Benue state governor, Samuel Ortom on Tuesday urged the people of the state to remain calm following the federal government's decision to reverse the final tranche of the Paris club refund sent to the state.

INEC Introduces Innovations For Participation Of Persons With Disabilities In Elections

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The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says it has introduced innovations that will enhance the participation of persons with disabilities in its major events, including elections.

Court Nullifies Impeachment Of Deputy Governor, Madumere

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An Imo State High Court sitting in Owerri has nullified the impeachment of the State Deputy Governor, Eze Madumere.

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