Thursday, April 26, 2018

Two PDP Reps defect to APC

Two members of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the House of Representatives on Wednesday defected to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).The...

INEC working on Electoral Act amendment – Yakubu

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it was finalising a comprehensive proposal for constitutional and legal amendments to the Electoral Act.The Chairman of...

Igbo Heroes Day Massacre & Wicked Regime Falsehood: The Facts As...

The Southeast Based Coalition of Human Rights Organizations (SBCHROs); comprising: Anambra State Branch of the Civil Liberties Organization (CLO), Center for Human Rights &...

Travel ban on govs could plunge Nigeria into civil war’

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Osun State chapter, yesterday warned President Muhammadu Buhari against acts capable of plunging the country into civil war, saying...

We Won’t Back down, Militants Tell FG

Navy arrrests five suspects for bombing NNPC pipelinesMeanwhile, militant group, the Niger Delta Avengers, said yesterday that in spite of the federal government’s deployment...

Kaduna Battles Violators of Traffic and Environmental Laws

Worried by the outright disregards for traffic and environmental laws, the Kaduna State government recently set up an agency to entrench sanity and ensure...

Afenifere, Ohanaeze back Atiku’s call for restructuring

Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar has said restructuring Nigeria holds the key to resolving agitations fuelled by feelings of marginalisation among the nation’s component units.Atiku...

Soldiers storm Kogi Assembly, stop legislators from sitting

Armed soldiers on Tuesday stormed the Kogi State House of Assembly, where they turned back legislators from entering the parliament.Last Thursday, a group of...

Police deploy 600 officers for ‘inconclusive’ Nasarawa/Toto federal constituency re-run polls

The Police Command in Nasarawa state said it had deployed 600 personnel for the House of Representatives re-run election for Nasarawa/Toto Constituency on Wednesday.Commissioner...

New Immigration CG orders arrest of ex-ministers, senators, others

Newly-appointed Comptroller General of the Nigeria Immigration Service, Muhammad Babandede has ordered the arrest of all former political office holders who are still in...

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