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President Muhammadu Buhari and the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and the Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, have filed a suit at the Supreme Court, seeking an interpretation of Section 84(12) of the Electoral Amendment Act 2022. In the suit filed on April 29, the President and AGF, who are the plaintiffs, listed the National […]

Ahead of its March 26 national convention one of the frontline national chairmanship aspirants and Turaki of Ilorin, Malam Saliu Mustapha was the first to pick his nomination and expression of interest forms on Tuesday. The forms were picked on his behalf by a group of supporters who had stormed the party secretariat as soon […]

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has formally informed the Board of Trustees (BoT) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of his intention to run for president in the 2023 general elections. He made his interest known on Tuesday during a meeting with the PDP leaders in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory. Atiku, the presidential candidate […]

The National Secretary of the All Progressives Congress Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee, James Akpanudoedehe, on Tuesday returned to the National Secretariat of the party, accompanied by allies and armed security personnel. His return to the secretariat comes days after Niger State Governor Abubakar Bello stormed the Secretariat with some APC governors and announced that he […]

Nigeria Controvercial Islamic cleric, Ahmad Gumi, has treated the declaration of armed bandits as terrorists unworthy and mere political convenience, saying it will come to no effect. A federal high court in Abuja made the declaration on Friday in a case brought against two violent criminal groups. Gumi said the declaration will have no effect […]

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, Monday,  said the criminal diversion of funds meant for development of basic education amounted to reckless looting of the future of Kwara child. Speaking at the official signing of a memorandum of understanding for the KwaraLEARN programme, the governor said it was laughable to hear characters who took part in the looting […]

The Presidency has said the executive and legislative arms of government are not supposed to have differences but to work together for the common good of Nigerians and the country. According to the Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (House of Reps), Umar el-Yakub, members of the two arms were not […]

The Young Progressive Party, (YPP) has assured Nigerians that if given the support to rule in the country, the narrative of insecurity will change. The Party lamented over the high rate of insecurity in the country, saying that the government of the day is bereaved of the ideas concerning insecurity. The South-West Chairman of the […]

Materials for the South-West Zonal Congress of the Peoples Democratic Party have arrived at the venue of the election. The materials and the Congress committee members were led to the Wocdiff Centre, Iwo Road, Osogbo, where the event is being held by many security operatives. Addressing newsmen, Deputy Governor of Benue State, Dr. Benson Abounu, […]

Governors of the South-South States have demanded an upward review of the provision of 2.5 percent as host community trust fund in the Petroleum Industry Bill to 10 per cent in the best interest of oil communities and the nation. This is as the governors advise the President, Major General Mohammadu Buhari (retd.) that in […]

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