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Labour To Begin Strike In One Week Over New Minimum Wage

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The Nigeria Labour Congress has concluded plans to begin strike in one week at the expiration of the 14-day ultimatum issued on September 12 over the delay in minimum wage negotiations

APC Revises Timetable For Conduct Of Its Primaries

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The National Working Committee (nwc) of the All Progressive Congress has approved the review of the table-table for the conduct of the 2018 primary elections;

PDP Cautions Security Officials Against Inducement In Osun Election

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says any policeman or security officer that allows the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to pitch him or her against the people in the September 22, 2018 Osun governorship election would have himself or herself to blame.

Ekiti Election Petition Tribunal Relocates To Abuja

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The Ekiti state governorship election tribunal has relocated its sitting to Abuja, the nation’s capital.

NUJ To Introduce Health Insurance For Members

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The Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, has expressed it's readiness to commence a health insurance programme for members.

INEC Assures Of Credible Elections In Plateau

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The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in plateau state says it is fully prepared to conduct free; fair and credible elections in the state come 2019.

German Government Reaffirms Support For Nigeria In Fight Against Terrorism

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The German government has reaffirmed its commitment to collaborate with the Nigerian government in the fight against terrorism.

 

Medical Experts Recommend Measures To Defeat Diabetes

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Regular exercise, good dieting and necessary information have been identified as some key ingredients to avoid diabetes.

 

Advises Flood Prone Communities To Relocate

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Nigerians living in flood prone communities have been advised to relocate to safer places as the federal government monitors the continued rise in the water levels along the river Niger and Benue.

2019: Nigerians Advise Parties Against Imposition Of Candidates

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Ahead of the 2019 general elections, some of the factors that may create infraction in Nigeria’s party politics are the issues of imposition of candidates, anointed candidates and godfatherism. This trend, if not checked may trouble and destroy Nigerian democracy.

Police Invites Adeleke, 2 Others For Examination Malpractice

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Police invite Senator Ademola Adeleke, brother, and two others for examination malpractice, criminal conspiracy, impersonation, and breach of duty, aiding and abetting.

Adamawa APC Leaders Ask National Leadership To Disregard Petition Against Indirect Primaries

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Some key members of the All Progressives Congress in Adamawa state have called on the leadership of the party at the national level to disregard any petition addressed against its decision on adopting the indirect mode of primary election.

WAEC Clears Adeleke Of Certificate Forgery

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The West African Examinations Council, WAEC, has cleared Senator Ademola Adeleke, a governorship candidate of certificate forgery brought against him by two chieftains of the All Progressive Congress, APC.

 

82 Div. Army Embarks On Refresher Training

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The 82 division of the Nigerian army, Enugu, south east Nigeria is holding the 2018 division's training exercise for operations planning cadre of its personnel.

NEMA Visits Kogi, Support Flood Victims

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The Kogi state government has commended the response and intervention of the federal government to the flooding that has ravaged parts of the state leaving many families displaced.

BBOG Blames ICRC, UNICEF For Boko Haram’s Killing Of Aid Worker

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The bring back our girls group says the ICRC and UNICEF must take the blame for the death of the humanitarian aid worker Saifura Ahmed.

FG Directs It Agencies To Assist Victims Of Natural Disasters

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President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed solidarity with Nigerians in several states affected by menacing floods and directed all federal government agencies to use their authority and resources to assist the victims affected by the natural disaster.

Fayose Declines EFCC Invitation For September 20

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The Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose has responded to the invitation from the economic and financial crimes commission requesting him to appear before it on September 20th 2018.

Wike Says Rivers PDP To Collectively Decide Presidential Aspirant To Support

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Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike says the entire leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP in the state will decide on the PDP presidential aspirant to support ahead of the Party's Presidential Primary.

NASS Joint Committee Approves New Electoral Bill

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The National Assembly has produced another version of the electoral act amendment bill addressing concerns raised by president Muhammadu Buhari.