Daily Archives: August 19, 2018

Buhari returns from vacation, vows to jail more looters

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday promised that his administration would jail more looters who caused the nation’s economic woes ...

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NASS: You need at least 73 senators to impeach Saraki – SANs

Some senior advocates of Nigeria and professors of law, have said that by virtue of Section 50(2)(c) of the Constitution, it would take up to 73 senators to remove the Senate President or his deputy from office ...

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Herdsmen attack Gov. Ortom’s home town, kill soldier, injure others

A soldier attached to the military Operation Whirl Stroke deployed to Benue state to end the herdsmen crisis in the state, was early Saturday killed while two others sustained serious injuries when militant herdsmen ...

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Spokesman denies rift between Saraki, Dogara

Turaki Hassan, the Special Adviser, Media and Public Affairs to the Speaker of the House of Representatives, has denied rumours of disagreement, between Hon. Yakubu Dogara and Senate President, Bukola Saraki ...

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INEC suspends Rivers State Assembly by-election over violence

The Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) has suspended the by-election for the Port Harcourt Constituency lll State Assembly seat held Aug. 18 in the State ...

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APC rejects Okorocha’s preferred guber candidate

The Chairman of the All progressives Congress (APC) in Imo State, Daniel Nwafor, on Saturday said Governor Rochas Okorocha cannot determine the governorship candidate of ...

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Ex-Pres. Jonathan mourns Annan, describes late UN boss as icon of peace

Ex-President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, has described former Secretary-General of the United Nations, Mr. Kofi Annan as a renowned icon of peace and a great son ...

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Osinbajo signs three bills into law

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has signed three Bills transmitted by the National Assembly into law. According to a statement by the Senior Special Assistant on Media ...

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Nwodo warns IPOB against incessant attacks on Ohanaeze

The apex Igbo Socio-cultural organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide, has advised the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) to stop antagonizing Ohanaeze in the overall interest of ...

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SEC slashes costs of raising funds from capital market

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has approved the reduction in the transaction costs of raising funds from the capital market. Speaking on the development ...

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