Daily Archives: March 13, 2019

INEC fixes March 23 for re-run elections in Adamawa, Benue, Kano, three other states

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has fixed 23rd March, 2019 for supplementary elections in states where elections were declared inconclusive ...

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Death toll rises to 85 in herdsmen attacks on Kaduna communities

Armed herdsmen have reportedly killed at least 85 people during attacks on three communities in Kajuru Local Government Area of Kaduna State ...

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Senate begins 2019 budget debate today

Senators will today begin debate on the general principles of 2019 Appropriation Bill of N8.83 trillion presented before the National Assembly by President Muhammadu Buhari ...

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Buhari meets six APC governors in Aso Villa

Seven governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja ...

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Gov. Ishaku wins second term in Taraba

Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba was on Tuesday declared the winner of Taraba governorship polls ...

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We’re still compiling reports on Nigerian elections – US govt

The United States says it is compiling reports on the 2019 general elections with a view to giving a proper response on it. The US ...

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Onnoghen misses CCT hearing on health grounds

Suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, failed to appear at the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, on Tuesday due to a terrible toothache. Onnoghen ...

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Ethiopian Airlines crash: No Boeing 737 Max operating in Nigeria – Aviation Minister

The Federal Government says air travellers in the country have no reason to worry about the Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft as none is operational ...

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FCMB introduces initiative to drive SMEs growth

First City Monument Bank Plc says it has introduced a value-added initiative called SheVentures for women-owned Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs). In a statement, ...

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Nigeria set to compile database on deaths, births – NPC

The National Population Commission (NPC) has embarked on the compilation of a comprehensive database on births and deaths from 2004-2019. The Chairman of the commission’s ...

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