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The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP candidate in the 2015 governorship election, Jimi Agbaje on Wednesday said he is contesting next year’s governorship seat of Lagos. Agbaje made the confirmation via a telephone interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos. “It is true that initially I did not want to re-contest, but I […]

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged residents of Osun State not to allow the ‘dark days’ to return. He urged the residents to come out in their numbers and vote during the governorship election on September 22. He made comments on Tuesday during the All Progressives Congress rally in Oshogbo, the state capital. He said, Nigeria […]

A governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos, Mr Jide Sanwo-Olu on Sunday said he had a strong conviction that God had prepared him to be the next governor of the state. Sanwo-Olu made the statement at Lagos City Hall while speaking at the formal launch of his governorship bid. Members of […]

The National Secretary of All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Mr Labaran Maku, has urged the Federal Government to investigate shoddy schools contracts in Nasarawa State. Maku, who made the call on Sunday in Lafia, alleged that all the newly constructed primary and junior secondary schools built by Gov. Umaru Al-Makura government were death traps. Maku, […]

The Kogi State Police Command has summoned Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye to report at the State Criminal and Investigation Department after his armed guards fired on a team of policemen on patrol duties in the state. A police sergeant during the encounter was shot in the chest and is recuperating in the hospital […]

A former Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Coomassie  is dead. He died on Thursday in Katsina, at the age of seventy-six. Coomassie, who was the Police IG under the military regime of General Sani Abacha and General Abdulsalami Abubakar, died at a hospital in Katsina State. The Public Relations Officer of the Katsina State Police Command,Gambo Isah, […]

Following the high rate of drug abuse in Nigeria, an advice has gone to parents and guardians to monitor their children and the kind of people they associate with.   Delivering his paper titled “Drug abuse in Nigeria; Rolling back the woes, shame and sorrow ” at the 2018 Annual General meeting and science conference […]

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has said it was consulting on whether or not to participate in the 2019 general election The PDP National Chairman, Prince Uche Secondus disclosed this when he received a delegation of a Joint International Election Observation Mission fielded by two main American international civil agencies, the National Democratic Institute, (NDI) […]

Governors across the states of the federation have charged security agencies to take more drastic action to put an end to the rising cases of killings in the country. The Governors made the call at the meeting of the National Economic Council in the State House, Abuja. Speaking on behalf of the Governors after the […]

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), FCT command says it is poised to curb drug abuse and trafficking among youths in the territory through “Surprise Raiding Strategy” (SRS). Mr Peter Adegbe, the Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the command disclosed this in an interview with  Newsmen  today in Abuja. He explained that the SRS […]

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