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NEPAD Empowerment 450 Women, Youths In Imo

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Nation 

The federal government says it will continue to accord priority to policies geared towards fighting poverty and hunger especially among those living at the grassroots.

Ondo NSCDC Gets New Commandant For Election

2 days ago /
Nation  Security 

Ahead of the general elections, the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has deployed Christiana Abiakam to Ondo state command as its commandant to oversee the forthcoming elections in the state.

INEC Deploys 1,315 Vehicles For Elections In Abia

2 days ago /
Nation 

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, is to deploy 1,315 vehicles for Saturday’s election in Abia state, south-east Nigeria.

Katy Perry And Orlando Bloom Get Engaged

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Entertainment 

After three years together, and one very memorable paddleboarding session, Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom are officially engaged. (And it happened on Valentine's Day, no less.)

21 Savage Breaks Silence On ICE Arrest: 'It Was Definitely Targeted'

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Entertainment 

21 Savage has spoken about his arrest by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

Trump To Declare Emergency Over Mexico Border Wall

2 days ago /
International News 

Democratic and Republican politicians have sharply criticised President Donald Trump's plan to use emergency powers to pay for a border wall with Mexico.

The Two Tales Of President Buhari’s Address

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Nation 

Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari, has reiterated his commitment to conducting free and fair elections.

CCT Grants Onnoghen Bail

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Nation 

The trial of the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen commenced on Friday before the Code of Conduct Tribunal, Abuja with Justice Onnoghen taking his plea on a six-count charge of an offence bordering on a non-asset declaration.

Police Concludes Election Arrangements

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The Nigeria police have withdrawn its operatives from very important personalities and they will be deployed for election duties.

President Buhari Restates Commitment To Peaceful, Credible Elections

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President Muhammadu Buhari has on Thursday evening made a nationwide broadcast in which he addressed issues concerning the general elections and gave his stewardship.

FG Closes All Land Border

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The federal government has directed the closure of all land borders effective from 12 noon Friday 15th February to 12 noon Sunday 17th February 2019.

PDP Holds Final Rally In Adamawa

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The Lamido of Adamawa Alhaji Mohammadu Barkindo Mustapha has called on politicians to allow for free, fair and credible elections in order not to plunge the country into crisis.

CJN Mohammed Swears In 17 Chairmen Of Election Tribunals

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The acting chief justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Mohammed has told chairmen and members of the election petition tribunal set up for the 2019 general elections to discharge their duties diligently.

Buhari Urges Religious Leaders To Prevail On Their Followers To Shun Violence

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President Muhammadu Buhari has asked religious leaders to prevail on their followers on the need to shun any form of violence before, during and after the general elections.

Academics Defend GMO Cowpea

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Biotechnology experts have raised concerns over what they describe as consistent propaganda against the recent unveiling of homegrown genetically modified cowpea by the federal government.

PDP Accuses FG Of Plot To Manipulate Polls

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The Peoples Democratic Party has raised concerns about possible manipulation of the forthcoming presidential and national assembly elections.

Buhari Assures Clinton Of Credible Elections

3 days ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari, has appreciated former President of the United States, Bill Clinton, for his continuous support of the country and the growth of her democracy.

Police Warn Against Election Violence In Gombe

3 days ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Police has called on political parties in Gombe to adhere strictly to the electoral guidelines, as it would prosecute any defaulter irrespective of which party he or she belongs.

Air Force Empowers 260 Dependants Of Personnel

3 days ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Air Force says empowering members and dependents of personnel is crucial to the overall success of its operations.

Ekiti Seals Radio Station

3 days ago /
Nation 

Ekiti State Government has sealed a radio station, Our People's Fm, situated at Fajuyi area of Ekiti State for failing to comply with land use regulation and permit.