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Saraki Asks Oshiomhole To Resign

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Nigeria’s senate president, Bukola Saraki has called on the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress Adams Oshiomole to resign his position as the chairman of the party on moral grounds.

Taraba Police Parade Fake Police Officer, Killers Of Three Police Officers.

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The Taraba state police command has paraded twenty (23) suspects in connection with various crimes in the state.

Akwa Ibom Gov. Presents N670BN 2019 Budget

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The Akwa Ibom state government is proposing an expenditure outlay of six hundred and seventy billion naira in the 2019 fiscal year.

Court Orders Abaribe, Two Others To Forfeit N100m Bail Bond Over Kanu’s Trial

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The federal high court, Abuja has ordered Senator Eyinnnaya Abaribe and two others who stood sureties for the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, to temporarily forfeit their n100m bail bond to the court. 

Fed. Govt To Ensure Safe And Adequate Toilets

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The Nigerian government says the community base solid waste management programme is to ensure provision of safe and adequate toilets across the country particularly in public places.

Buhari departs Paris For Nigeria

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President Muhammadu Buhari has departed Paris, France after attending the Paris Peace forum and other international engagements.

ICPC To Probe Oshiomhole

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The Independent Corrupt Practices and Related Offences Commission, ICPC, says it is set to investigate allegations of graft and abuse of due processes leveled against the chairman of the All Progressives Congress Adams Oshiomhole.

Dasuki Refuses To Appear In Court Until Fed. Govt. Obeys Court Orders

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Former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki, has told the Federal High Court that he would no longer appear in court for trial on illegal possession of firearms and money laundering until the Federal Government complies with the order admitting him to bail.

Ekiti Election Tribunal: INEC Tenders More Documentary Evidence

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The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC,  on Tuesday tendered more documentary evidence before the Ekiti Governorship Election Petition Tribunal in Abuja.

Code Of Conduct Staff Shut Down Bureau

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Activities have remained paralysed at the headquarters of the Code of Conduct Bureau, CCB,  in Abuja in the last two weeks following protests by staff of the agency.

Fed. Govt. Acquires Earthquake Monitoring Equipment For Abuja

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The Minister of Mines and Steel, Abubakar Bwari, has commissioned an earthquake monitoring and control post in Abuja.

House Of Reps. Demands Answers From Osinbajo Over N5.8bn NEMA Fund

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Nigeria's House of Representatives says Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo,  must answer questions over the "illegal approval and disbursement of the n5.8 billion" to the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA).

Gov. Udom Emmanuel Lifts NYSC Members

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The National Youth Service Corps, NYSC,  members from Batch C stream one posted to Akwa Ibom State had cause to jump for joy as Governor Udom Emmanuel gave each of them 20, 000 Naira as transportation allowance at the end of their orientation camp.

Fed. Govt. Takes Over Nasarawa Hydro Power Project

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The Federal Government has taken over the Faria Ruwa Hydro Powers project in Nasarawa State.

Residents Of Jahi District, Abuja Protest Spate Of Abductions

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Family members of the two school-aged children abducted in the Jahi District of the Nigerian capital have taken to the streets to protest what they termed the inaction of the Police to rescue the children.

Troops Intercept Female Suicide Bomber In Borno

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A female suicide bomber has been arrested by Nigerian troops in Maiduguri, Borno State, while attempting to infiltrate the city and detonate her suicide vest in a public place.

Anambra Assembly Speaker Impeached

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The Speaker of Anambra State House of Assembly, Rita Maduagwu, has been impeached.

Senate Adjourns For Lack Of Quorum

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Senate on Tuesday suspended plenary till next week after lawmakers were unable to form the required quorum.

CAN Partners INEC On Hitch Free Elections

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The leadership of the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, says it is partnering with the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to ensure a hitch free 2019 general elections.

World Bank, Adamawa Govt. Train 6, 000 Teachers

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Over 6,000 teachers drawn from seven local government areas ravaged by insurgency in Adamawa State have undergone capacity building training.