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Hold police and APC responsible if anything happens to Sen. Adeleke, Osun PDP tells Nigerians

Hold police and APC responsible if anything happens to Sen. Adeleke, Osun PDP tells Nigerians

Osun State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party has charged Nigerians and the International community to hold the Nigeria Police Force and the All Progressive Congress responsible if anything tragic happens to the Governorship candidate of the Party and current Senator, Ademola Adeleke. The Party stated this today in a Press release issued by the State Chairman Hon Soji Adagunodo ... Read More »

Breaking:  Senator Ademola Adeleke arrested, detained in Abuja

Breaking: Senator Ademola Adeleke arrested, detained in Abuja

The Governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Osun state, Senator Ademola Adeleke has been arrested and detained by the the Nigeria Police High Command. This was disclosed by his campaign organisation on Monday night in a statement. The campaign organisation said Adeleke is being detained on “old trumped up charges of certificate and testimonial forgery”, noting “This ... Read More »

Dapo Abiodun wins at Appeal Court in eligibility case

Dapo Abiodun wins at Appeal Court in eligibility case

The Appeal Court sitting in Abuja, on Monday dismissed the suit filed in Baruwa vs APC and two others, contesting the eligibility of the Ogun State Governor-elect, Prince Dapo Abiodun, to contest the last governorship elections. The Appeal Court Panel consisting of Justices Yahaya, Akomolade Wilson and Idris Kutigi, in the Appeal number CA/A/269/2019, in dismissing the action decided that ... Read More »

Second term: Buhari will implement a truckload of solutions to drive Nigeria ahead- Boss Mustapha

Second term: Buhari will implement a truckload of solutions to drive Nigeria ahead- Boss Mustapha

“We will strive to strengthen our unity and inclusiveness so that no section or group will feel left behind or left out.” KEYNOTE ADDRESS BY HIS EXCELLENCY, BOSS GIDAHYELDA MUSTAPHA, SECRETARY TO THE GOVERNMENT OF THE FEDERATION AT THE VICTORY CELEBRATION DINNER OF THE ALL PROGRESSIVES CONGRESS (APC), UNITED KINGDOM ON 4TH MAY, 2019 PROTOCOLS Distinguished Ladies and Gentlemen, I ... Read More »

Ramadan: Pray for release of Leah Sharibu, Chibok girls,  MURIC tells Muslims

Ramadan: Pray for release of Leah Sharibu, Chibok girls, MURIC tells Muslims

As Nigerian Muslims joined their counterparts all over the world in commencing this year’s Ramadan fast on Monday 6 th May, 2019, the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has urged them to pray for the release of Leah Sharibu and other Chibok school girls in the captive of Boko Haram terrorists. The group spoke in a press statement issued by it’s ... Read More »

My London trip not for compilation of new minsters list- Buhari

My London trip not for compilation of new minsters list- Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has dismissed the reports that his London trip was to compile the list of persons to be appointed as ministers during his second tenure. He stated this on Sunday in Abuja after a 10-day private visit to London. Buhari said he did not discuss the issue of the appointment of new cabinet ministers with anybody. The president ... Read More »

Insecurity: Army bans use of motorbikes in seven northern states forests

Insecurity: Army bans use of motorbikes in seven northern states forests

The Nigeria Army has banned the use of motorcycles in the forests of six of the seven States in the North West and Niger State. The states affected are Zamfara, Sokoto, Katsina, Kano, Kebbi and Kaduna, according to the spokesman of the Nigerian Army, Colonel Musa Sagir. The Army warned that anyone caught violating the ban would be treated as ... Read More »

Babalakin laments poor ranking of Nigerian universities

Babalakin laments poor ranking of Nigerian universities

Pro-Chancellor of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Dr. Wale Babalakin (SAN), has called for immediate revitalisation of Nigerian universities. He added that Nigerian varsities cannot continue to be at best No. 800 in the world and urged that efforts should be put in place to ensure that at least, one Nigerian university must be in the top 100 in the ... Read More »