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Atiku Inaugurates Campaign Committee

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A sixty member committee has been inaugurated to work for the nomination of Atiku Abubakar as the presidential candidate of the People Democratic Party, PDP.

Osun Campaign Ends

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Campaigns for Saturday’s Osun governorship election are expected to end at midnight on Thursday.

Osun Election: INEC Distribute Sensitive Materials

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The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has commenced the distribution of sensitive materials to all the thirty local government areas in Osun state for Saturday’s governorship election.

Osinbajo Charges The Media On Developmental Agenda Setting

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The broadcasting organizations of Nigeria held its seventieth general assembly in Abuja on Thursday with a charge to the media to brace up for the coverage challenges ahead of the 2019 general elections

Shiite Protest Disrupts Traffic, Business Activities In Abuja

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Business activities in the federal capital territory were substantially disrupted on Thursday as a result of traffic lock down on the major roads.

Amaju Pinnick Re-Elected NFF President

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Amaju Pinnick has made history as the first individual to be re-elected as president of the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF.

Shedrack Madlion Dies

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The group managing director of safari 54 and a regular agricultural expert and analyst on AIT’S current affairs programmes, Kakaaki, Focus Nigeria and Moneyline, Shedrack Madlion is dead.

Dickson Says Ijaw Nation Stands On Restructuring

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Restructuring for the Ijaw nation is not a political slogan but, a matter of survival.

Nigeria, Niger Republic Sign Security Pact

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Nigeria and Niger Republic have signed a memorandum of understanding on joint security operations along the Nigeria-Niger border regions, comprising the states of Sokoto, Zamfara and Katsina.

Civil Defence Corps Mobilizes Personnel For Osun Election

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The commandant general of the Nigeria security and civil defence corps Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu has directed a massive deployment of personnel, mobile surveillance vehicles and sniffer dogs for the Saturday’s Osun state governorship election.

Borno Police Charges Politicians To Play By The Rules

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As political activities towards the 2019 general elections gear up across the country, politicians in Borno state have been asked to play by the rules.

Buhari Appoints Amaechi As Campaign Organization D-G

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President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of a campaign organization for his re-election in 2019 with Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi as Secretary/Director General.

VP Osinbajo Visits Affected Flood Areas In Anambra

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The federal government is to provide food and relief materials to victims of Anambra flood disaster.

President Buhari Names Campaign Organisation

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Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari, has approved the appointment of a campaign organization for his re-election in 2019 with Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi as Secretary/Director General.

Ortom Confirms Receipt of N14.9b Paris Club Refund

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Benue state governor, Samuel Ortom on Thursday confirmed receipt of n14.9 billion final tranche of the Paris club refund from the federal government.

Katsina Police Command Arrest Suspected Killers Of Policeman In Jos

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The Katsina State Police Command have said it has arrested three suspected cultists; thirty five year-old Abubakar Sani from Katsina, twenty eight year-old Abubakar Sani from Jos and an eighty year-old man believed to be a herbalist, Hussaini Musa from Jos, for killing, beheading, and plucking the eyes of a Police officer, Sergeant Unana Ishaya, attached to Operation Safe Haven Jos, Plateau State.

Okowa Visits Flood Ravaged Communities, Orders Immediate Evacuation

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Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa,  has visited some flood ravaged communities in the state with an order to the state’s Emergency Management Committee to move into the affected communities and evacuate people who are yet to relocate to camps established for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs).

 

Govt. To Empower Skilled Artisans

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The Nigerian government says it will partner with skilled and vocational artisans to empower and promote their welfare so as to increase their contribution to the gross domestic product.

 

Buhari Halts Police Invitation To Adeleke

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President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the inspector general of police, Idris Ibrahim to stop the invitation of senator Ademola Adeleke, PDP candidate for the September, 22nd, 2018 governorship election in Osun state.

PDP Reacts To Adeleke’s Prosecution

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The peoples Democratic Party PDP, has reacted to moves by the police to prosecute its governorship candidate for the Osun state election for examination malpractice and forgery.