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INEC Appeals Judgment On Certificate Of Return For Okorocha

4 days ago /
Politics 

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says the court judgment which directed it to issue a certificate of return to former Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha has grave implications for future elections in the country.

Nnamani Advocates Robust Executive/Legislature Relations For Sustainable Development

4 days ago /
Nation 

Senator Chimaroke Nnamani representing Enugu East says it is important for the 9th assembly to work with the executive arm of government to deliver sustainable governance to the Nigerian people.

Airforce Helicopter Crash-Lands In Katsina

4 days ago /
Security 

A Nigerian Air Force Helicopter has crashed in the process of landing while returning from a mission in Katsina, Northwest Nigeria.

June 12: Let’s Protect Our Hard-Earned Democracy – APC

4 days ago /
Politics 

The All Progressives Congress, APC has urged Nigerians to guard jealously, the hard-earned democracy for which many people made the ultimate sacrifice.

APC Congratulates NASS Leaders

4 days ago /
Politics 

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has congratulated the newly elected leadership of the National Assembly.

Fintiri Appoints Gidado As Chief Of Staff

4 days ago /
Politics 

The Adamawa State Governor, Adamu Fintiri has appointed Professor Maxwell Gidado, a senior advocate of Nigeria as his Chief Of Staff.

PDP Congratulates NASS New Leadership

4 days ago /
Politics 

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged the federal lawmakers, as representatives of the people, to place the welfare, and aspirations of Nigerians above other considerations by ensuring a strong and independent legislature that upholds the tenets of democracy and the dictates of Nigeria’s constitution.

United States Breaks World Cup Record By Beating Thailand 13-0

4 days ago /
Sports  

The USA has broken the record for the highest ever scoreline in a World Cup game by beating Thailand by a whopping 13 goals to nil.

Ariana Grande Donates $300,000 In Atlanta Concert Revenue to Planned Parenthood

4 days ago /
Entertainment 

Ariana Grande has donated proceeds from her sold-out Atlanta concert to Planned Parenthood one month after the state of Georgia passed the 'fetal heartbeat' abortion law.

Security Beef Up In Abuja For Democracy Day

5 days ago /
Nation 

Ahead of the June 12 Democracy Day celebration, the Nigeria Police have tightened security around Abuja to ensure a hitch-free event.

Reflections On Nigeria’s 20 Years Of Democracy

5 days ago /
Nation 

Nigeria’s twenty years of democratic experience came under scrutiny in Abuja on Tuesday as Nigeria’s popular columnist Mahmood Jega identified state electoral commissions as the sick bay of the fourth republic.

FRSC Charges Nigerians On Safety On June 12

5 days ago /
Nation 

The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, has urged Nigerians to embrace safety ideals by adhering to all traffic rules and regulations to ensure the free flow of traffic and safety of lives and properties during the forthcoming June 12 democracy day celebration.

NBC, BON Hold Strategic Meeting

5 days ago /
Nation 

The National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, says it will speed up the digitization process in the country as soon as funds are released.

NSCDC Bursts Oil Bunkering King Pin

5 days ago /
Nation 

An illegal oil bunkering kingpin who dug a tunnel from his house to a petrol pipeline from the Port Harcourt refinery to Aba has been arrested by the Nigerian Security And Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC at Ogale, Eleme Local Government Area of Rivers state.

Eteng Williams Elected Cross River Assembly Speaker

5 days ago /
Politics 

Eteng Williams of Yakurr two state constituency has been elected the Speaker of the 9th Cross River State House of Assembly.

Buhari, Kagame Decry Use Of Public Funds For Electoral Financing

5 days ago /
International News 

President Paul Kagame of Rwanda has called for the strengthening of institutions as a deliberate strategy to achieve greater results in efforts to win the war on corruption in Africa.

New York Helicopter Crash Kills Pilot

5 days ago /
International News 

The pilot of a helicopter has died after it crash-landed on top of a skyscraper in Manhattan.

Wike Wants Amended Electoral Act Signed To Law Immediately

5 days ago /
Nation 

The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has called on the international community to again prevail on President Muhammdu Buhari to sign the amended electoral act.

Buhari Congratulates Lawan, Gbajabiamila

5 days ago /
Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the newly elected presiding officers of the 9th National Assembly.

NGO Identifies Sites For North-Korea Public Executions

5 days ago /

A South Korean NGO says it has identified 318 sites in North Korea that have been used by the government to carry out public executions.