Governance

London: Buhari did not label all Nigerian youths as lazy – Presidency

The Presidency on Thursday explained that President Muhammadu Buhari did not refer to all Nigerian youths as lazy in a statement he made on Wednesday during the question and answer section of the Commonwealth Business ...

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INEC bars 21 parties from Ekiti guber polls

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Thursday said 21 out of the 42 political parties existing in Ekiti State are qualified to participate in the July 14 governorship poll ...

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Kidnapping: Lagos State vows no compromises for Evans, others

The Lagos State Government on Wednesday said no effort would be spared to ensure that the suspected kidnap kingpin, Chukwudidumeme Onwuamadike (aka Evans), face the ...

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NASS gives 24-hour deadline to Police, DSS to recover stolen mace

The National Assembly on Wednesday gave the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris and Director General of the Department of State Security, (DSS), Lawal Daura, 24 hours to recover the stolen Mace ...

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Herdsmen: Army loses 13 soldiers in Benue, Kogi, Nasarawa, others – DHQ

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) said on Wednesday that at least 13 soldiers were killed in Nasarawa, Benue, Kogi, Taraba and Kaduna during the Operation Ayem Akpatuma (Operation Cat Race) ...

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FG consents to ranching to end herders, farmers clashes

The Federal Government, said, Wednesday that it is focusing on establishment of cattle ranching as solution to the protracted clashes between the herdsmen and farmers, which resulted in killings of several people and wanton ...

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Senate plans to shut down chambers over herdsmen killings, demands sack of Service Chiefs

The Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, has said the National Assembly may be shut to help President Muhammadu Buhari administration find an end to the spate of killings by herdsmen and militias ...

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Electricity: Reps move to proscribe estimated billing system

The process to proscribe the issuance of estimated bills to consumers by electricity Distribution Companies (DisCos) has begun in the lower chamber of the National Assembly. It is inform of a bill seeking to amend the Electricity Power Reform Act ...

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London visit: I promised to secure Nigerians – Buhari tells May

President, Muhammadu Buhari on Monday told British Prime Minister, Theresa May that he is more concerned and pre-occupied about security and economy of the country than the 2019 elections ...

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Killer herdsmen: Gov. Obaseki imposes 90-day grazing ban in Edo

Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki on Sunday announced a ban on grazing in some communities attacked by suspected herdsmen in the state ...

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