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Government & Politics
Former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, has dismissed attempts by some members of the National Working Committee (NWC) of the ruling party to rubbish his legacies. He specifically asked such persons to bury their heads in shame. National Vice Chairman of the APC (North-Central), Ahmad Suleiman Wambi, yesterday, accused Continue Reading
Government & Politics
Former INEC chairman, Attahiru Jega has faulted the conduct of some University lecturers co-opted as adhoc staff in the 2019 general elections. According to Jega who spoke at the annual conference of Fulbright Alumni Association of Nigeria at Bayero University Kano (BUK), politicians used university lecturers to commit irregularities especially during the elections in Kano Continue Reading
General Government & Politics
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), was on Friday commended by The Governor of Lagos State, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, for its invaluable role and contributions to the just-concluded 2019 general elections. The Governor gave the commendation at the 2019 Batch ‘A’ NYSC swearing-in ceremony at the NYSC Orientation Camp, in Iyana-Ipaja, Lagos. The governor was […]Continue Reading
Government & Politics
There was tension and unease among residents in some key states of the country on Friday as the Nigerian Air Force Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance jets began air patrols over perceived flashpoints in the North-East, Kwara, Adamawa and Rivers states. The patrol was going on just as soldiers and policemen deployed for the elections took […]Continue Reading
Government & Politics
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has been barred from investigating a private jet loaded with money on February 15, 2019, the eve of the aborted presidential and National Assembly elections. Nigeriana gathered that the plane which was billed to fly to Ilorin, Kwara State, from Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Ikeja, Lagos failed to take […]Continue Reading
Breaking News Featured News Government & Politics
Signed, Sealed and Delivered! President Muhammadu Buhari has won Nigeria’s 2019 presidential election, and will serve for another four years when his current tenure expires on May 29, 2019. After the official announcement of results from 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) by the Independent National Electoral Commission, Buhari, candidate of the All […]Continue Reading
Government & Politics
A press briefing organised by the 6 Division of the Nigerian Army in Port Harcourt turned tumultuous on Tuesday as suspects brought for parade protested and accused the military of framing them. The press briefing addressed by the army spokesperson for the 6 Division, Aminu Iliyasu, targeted Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, whom the army […]Continue Reading
Featured News Government & Politics
With official results in from 33 states and the Federal Capital Territory, President Muhammadu Buhari is leading in the presidential election with over three million votes. The results showed that Mr Buhari has so far garnered about 13,563,977 votes to clearly move ahead of the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, who […]Continue Reading