Tuesday, June 18, 2019
There was unusual tight security within and around the National Assembly complex on Tuesday as the nation awaits the proclamation of the ninth Assembly and the election of new presiding officers. A combination of military personnel, policemen, officers of the...
Chinedu Offor has emerged the new Speaker of the Imo State House of Assembly, following the sudden resignation of Lawman Duruji. Duruji, who emerged the Speaker on Tuesday after the former Speaker, Acho Ihim had resigned, surprisingly resigned on Thursday,...
The Director of Protocol to Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State, Mr. Joseph Akedesuo, has joined the race to succeed his principal on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Akedesuo, who retired from the civil service, has been...
The Court of Appeal, sitting in Abuja, Thursday nullified the election of Ned Nwoko as the Senator representing Delta North Senatorial District. The court, in its ruling, said the case instituted at the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court,...
The Governor of Kaduna state, Nasiru El-Rufai, who was sworn into office for a second term on Wednesday, has announced the extension of maternity leave in the state workforce to six months. El-Rufai said that the state executive council approved...
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday jokingly thanked Senate President Bukola Saraki for not taking advantage of the vacuum in power before the presidential inauguration. Osinbajo stated this at a dinner organised in honour of President Muhammadu Buhari and himself...
Senator representing Imo West senatorial district, Hope Uzodinma, has said the immediate past governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, will soon realize he is politically finished. Uzodinma, in a statement issued yesterday by Declan Emulumba, the Director of Media and...
The suit by ex-Imo Governor, Rochas Okorocha, seeking an order to compel the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) issue him a certificate of return for Imo West senatorial seat has received a boost. This indication came as the Court of...
The winner of the governorship election of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has been sworn in as the new governor of the state. At exactly 11.35am, Sanwo-Olu completed his oath and was declared the 15th governor of Lagos. His deputy, Obafemi Hamzat,...
President Muhammadu Buhari has taken the oath of office for his second term. The President took the oath on Wednesday, May 2019 in the presence of local and foreign guests at the Eagles Square, Abuja. The President in his oath pledged...

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