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NIPR Commends Army

14 hours ago /
Nation  Security 

The Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR) has commended the Nigerian Army for appointing a certified member of the institute as the spokesperson.

Bauchi Police Assures Of Peaceful Conduct Of Presidential Election

16 hours ago /
Nation  Security 

Bauchi state police command has warned that anyone found to be working against a peaceful conduct of the presidential and national assembly election coming up on Saturday will be promptly dealt with in accordance with the electoral act and other relevant laws of the country just as it assured that there will adequate security before, during and after the elections.

Police Reads Riot Act To Would Be Sabouteurs Of Elections

16 hours ago /
Nation  Security 

Just hours to Nigeria’s general elections, the Deputy Inspector General of police in charge of the force CID, Anthony Ogbizi has read a riot act to those who may be planning to disrupt the polls in Abia state, south-east Nigeria.

INEC Set For Elections In Kwara

16 hours ago /
Nation 

The Kwara state resident electoral commissioner, Garba Madami is optimistic of conducting a free, fair, credible and acceptable election as he notes that all is set for the election.

Vatican Holds Summit Over Sexual Abuses

16 hours ago /
International News 

Pope Francis will receive the presidents of all of the world's national bishops conferences to the Vatican Feb. 21-24 to discuss worldwide revelations of sexual abuse in the church, which have badly eroded the institution's credibility.

U.N. Institute Urges International Community To Put Nigeria On The Spotlight

16 hours ago /
Nation 

The Director of the Institute of Law Research and Development of the United Nations Cyprian Ekpo has called on the international community to put Nigeria under the spotlight as it goes into elections to ensure that the rule of law and democratic tenets are strictly adhered to.

Centre For Transparency Deploys 1,000 Election Observers

16 hours ago /
Nation 

The Centre for Transparency Advocacy, an election observer group says it has deployed over a thousand independent trained observers to various parts of the country to monitor the process of the elections

Observer Group Opens Parallel Vote Tabulation Data Centre For Elections

16 hours ago /
Nation  Politics 

An election observer group, YIAGA Africa, says it has put measures in place for comprehensive monitoring of the general elections.

Unknown Gunmen Kill Sixty-Six People In Kaduna

18 hours ago /
Nation  Security 

At least 66 persons have been killed by unknown gunmen in Maro Gida and Iri communities in Kajuru local government areas of Kaduna state.

NEPAD Empowerment 450 Women, Youths In Imo

21 hours ago /
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.

Katy Perry And Orlando Bloom Get Engaged

21 hours ago /
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'

21 hours ago /
Entertainment 

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

Trump To Declare Emergency Over Mexico Border Wall

23 hours 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

1 day ago /
Nation 

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

CCT Grants Onnoghen Bail

1 day ago /
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

1 day ago /

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

FG Closes All Land Border

1 day ago /

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

1 day ago /

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

1 day ago /

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

1 day ago /

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.


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