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The 24- member Kaduna House of Assembly has impeached Deputy Speaker, Hon. Mukhtar Isa Hazo. The development followed a vote of no confidence on him. Just after the impeachment, a new Deputy Speaker emerged. He is Hon. Isaac Auta representing Kauru Constituency. As at the time of filing this report, the allegations against the impeached […]

The Kogi state secretariat of the Social Democratic Party in Lokoja has been set ablaze by suspected political thugs. The Secretariat is located directly opposite the Lokoja Local Government Area along Ibrahim Babangida Way. An eye witness stated that the secretariat was attacked in the early hours of Monday. he stressed that the SDP office […]

The Court of Appeal sitting in Ibadan, Oyo State, on Monday, dismissed the petition filed against Dapo Abiodun, the Ogun State governor and candidate of All Progressives Congress by the  governorship candidate of the Allied Peoples Movement in Ogun State, Adekunle Akinlade.   The Appeal Court ruled that the petition lacks merit and it is […]

The Federal Government has said all diversions around construction zones on the Lagos- Ibadan Expressway will be opened to motorists from the fifteenth of December, 2019, so as to ensure free flow of traffic during the Christmas period. The Director of the Federal Highways, South-West, Mr Funso Adebiyi, who disclosed this on Monday, said that […]

The Federal Government has listed five conditions for reopening of the country’s land borders for goods importation from neighboring countries. It said that warehouses along the borders must be dismantled, adding that Nigeria will not accept imported goods that were repackaged by neighboring countries and brought to Nigeria. The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, […]

The Southeast Caucus of National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) has called for improved healthcare infrastructure in the South-East region. They decried the deplorable condition of state-owned hospitals in the region and its degenerative effect on healthcare delivery. Dr. Chikezie Obasi, the Leader of the caucus, made this known at a news conference at the […]

Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti state has called on the state police Commissioner, Mr Amba Asuquo, to expose those behind the killing of two students of the Federal University, Oye Ekiti (FUOYE) during a protest. Fayemi, who made the call in a broadcast on Sunday night, said a Judicial Panel of Inquiry would be constituted […]

The two days retreat of members of the Oyo State executive council ended at the weekend with Governor Seyi Makinde asserting readiness to put in place a strategic development plan for the state that will span 20 years in order to save the state from underwhelming performance. Speaking at the event held at International Institute […]

  The opposition political parties, under the umbrella of Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP), on Sunday kicked against the request from the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU) that banks should make details of accounts of all justices of the Supreme Court available to the unit with immediate effect. In a statement made available to […]

The Presidential Election Petition tribunal on Wednesday dismissed the testimony the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) star witness, Osita Chidoka. Chidoka’s testimony was struck out for introducing facts not canvassed in the petition when it was filed. Chidoka served as the National Collation Officer of the PDP during the 2019 presidential election and testified as a […]

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