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    Tribunal: Atiku defeated Buhari in Katsina, says state PDP chairman

Tribunal: Atiku defeated Buhari in Katsina, says state PDP chairman

Salisu Maijigiri, chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Katsina, has alleged that Atiku Abubakar, the party's presidential candidate, won the election in the state.Muhammadu Buhari, who was the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and eventually declared winner, hails from Katsina.Majigiri's statement is contrary to the results announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).Results declared by [...]

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    It is despicable to slap women, says Osinbajo

It is despicable to slap women, says Osinbajo

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo says it is despicable to slap women.In his tribute at the launch of a memoir by Olusegun Osoba, former governor of Ogun state, on Monday, Osinbajo went down memory lane to speak of British born Patrick Chadwick who slapped Adekunbi Adeite, a Nigerian sales girl, at the Kingsway Stores in Lagos.He condemned the act of slapping women, [...]

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    Issue arrest warrant to Fatoyinbo, lawyers tell police

Issue arrest warrant to Fatoyinbo, lawyers tell police

The Coalition of Public Interests Lawyers and Advocates (COPA) has asked the police to issue a warrant of arrest to Biodun Fatoyinbo, senior pastor of Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA).In a statement released in Abuja on Monday, Pelumi Olajengbesi, convener of COPA, said the police is not handling the rape allegation with the urgency and seriousness it deserves.Busola Dakolo, a celebrity photographer [...]

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    TRENDING VIDEO: Police save travellers from gun attack

TRENDING VIDEO: Police save travellers from gun attack

"Yeah, it has also happened to me ooh, If they tell me for my dream I no go believe am, see Tayo's vehicle, see bullet…"Those are the words of a lucky passenger who escaped an attack by herdsmen one of Nigerian roads in a trending video.In an undated video, passengers could be seen narrating how a police convoy saved [...]

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    Suspend 111 reps who endorsed Elumelu, minority lawmakers dare PDP

Suspend 111 reps who endorsed Elumelu, minority lawmakers dare PDP

Some lawmakers in the house of representatives have tackled the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for suspending Ndudi Elumelu, minority leader of the house.Addressing journalists on Monday, the lawmakers said Elumelu and other principal minority officers were duly elected.Femi Gbajabiamila, the speaker, had announced Elumelu as minority leader, Toby Okechukwu as deputy minority leader, Gideon Gwani as minority whip and Adesegun [...]

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    Babangida: Osoba was a bridge between the military and Nigerians

Babangida: Osoba was a bridge between the military and Nigerians

Ibrahim Babangida, former military head of state, has described Segun Osoba (pictured) as a civilian general who practised journalism with much dedication and passion.In his congratulatory message to Osoba on his 80th birthday, Babangida said the former governor of Ogun state was like a bridge between the military government and Nigerians.He said Osoba was embedded with various talents for solving [...]

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    19 killed in Kano road crash

19 killed in Kano road crash

At least 19 people were killed while seven others sustained injuries in an accident in Kano state on Sunday.The accident occurred at Dinyar Madiga in Takai local government area of the state.Zubair Mato, commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in the state, said out of the 19 who died, 14 were males, while five were females.He said the [...]

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    NBC apologises over recall of contaminated Eva bottled water

NBC apologises over recall of contaminated Eva bottled water

The Nigerian Bottling Company (NBC) has apologised following the inconveniences the recall of the contaminated Eva bottled water might have caused consumers. The National Agency for Food, Drugs and Administration Control (NAFDAC) had directed the NBC to recall Eva premium table water 75cl over suspected contamination.The agency had said the production of the water was suspended pending the outcome of investigation being conducted [...]

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    ICYMI: Court orders ICPC to halt probe of Abuja firm cleared by EFCC

ICYMI: Court orders ICPC to halt probe of Abuja firm cleared by EFCC

A federal high court sitting in Abuja has ordered the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC) to free from investigation and release assets belonging to Blaid Construction company and Ochuko Momoh, its director. In a suit with file number FHC/ABJ/CS/132/2019, the company with its director had asked the court if ICPC had powers to further investigate after the [...]

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    Obaseki: I have no quarrel with Oshiomhole

Obaseki: I have no quarrel with Oshiomhole

Godwin Obaseki, governor of Edo state, says there is no quarrel between him and Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC).The governor was speaking on Saturday during an interview with reporters at the annual convention of Usagbe club of Nigeria in Abuja.He said the state is only experiencing minor political issues which are being resolved.Obaseki said the [...]

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