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The Supreme Court of Nigeria has struck out Timi Alaibe’s appeal challenging the candidacy of Duoye Diri as the governorship candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the November 2019 election in Bayelsa State. Having lost a previous suit at the Federal High Court and the Court of Appeal,...
Barely five days after candidates of the 17 political parties contesting the October 10 governorship election in Ondo State, including incumbent governor, Rotimi Akeredolu of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Eyitayo Jegede of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), signed a peace accord supervised by the Independent National Electoral...
Wife of Lagos State Governor, Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu, has proposed the use of indigenous languages to drive home the message of proper waste management in tandem with international best practices. Lagos State First Lady maintained that the task to ensure a clean environment requires a collective effort, challenging members of the...
President Muhammadu Buhari will on Thursday depart for Bamako, the Republic of Mali on a one-day visit. This is according to a statement by the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the President, Femi Adesina. Buhari’s planned visit followed the briefing by the ECOWAS Special Envoy to the country, former...
Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday night again indicates his readiness to move forward with the demands of the Nigerian youth through the EndSARS protest by appealing to come to the negotiation table and not be afraid. The President made the appeal in his remarks at the maiden National Youth...
The President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government may July 24 close the popular Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos for repair works. This was disclosed on Monday by the Federal Controller of Works in Lagos, Mr. Olukayode Popoola. He explained that consultations are ongoing for another phase of repair works to begin on...
By Tobiloba Kolawole The Presidency has refuted media reports alleging that President Muhammadu Buhari reversed 150 memos signed off by the former Chief of Staff to the President, Late Abba Kyari. According to a statement by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, Tuesday, the...
The Federal Government has begun a nationwide stakeholders’ engagement to improve internal security and strengthen conflict resolution to bring an end to security challenges across the country. The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, speaking at a stakeholders' engagement meeting on Tuesday ìn Maiduguri, Borno State capital expressed government's commitment...
By Idowu Sowunmi The real reasons President Muhammadu Buhari approved the sack of Usman Gur Mohammed as the Managing Director of the Transmission Company of Nigeria, through the Minister of Power, Sale Mamman, have been uncovered. Mohammed, according to various sources at the TCN office, was removed because of his alleged...
The installation rite of Oba Abdul-Wasiu Omogbolahan Lawal as the 15th Oniru of Iru land in Lagos State came to peak over the weekend with the coronation reception and public presentation of the kingdom’s insignia. Oba Lawal, at the event, unveiled his economic development plan for the kingdom - Let's...