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Election: Soludo, Obi battle for control of Anambra Assembly

By Adekunle Sulaimon With two days to the governorship and state assembly elections scheduled to hold on Saturday, March 18, the focus in the South-East state of Anambra will be on who controls the state House of Assembly. This is so ...

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2023 elections: How we’ll tackle petrol, cash scarcities – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says that it has found solutions to some of the impediments capable of hampering the general elections expected to start with the presidential polls on February 25. The commission for the umpteenth time also ...

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1st Commercial Vessel Berths At Lekki Deep Sea Port Ahead Of Buhari’s Commissioning

Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) on Sunday says that the initial commercial vessel has berthed at the Lekki Deep Sea Port. This is contained on the state Twitter handle of the authority. It reads, ”In front of the President’s commissioning of @LekkiPort ...

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efcc boss

EFCC records 19 sales Monday as bidding ends 

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, on Monday, recorded 19 successful bids as the curtain was drawn on the sales of forfeited landed properties, in Abuja. The properties, located in different parts of the country, were forfeited to the federal ...

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Sun re o: Sunday Akanbi Akinola aka Baba 'Feyikogbon’ passes on at 80

Sun re o: Sunday Akanbi Akinola,Baba ‘Feyikogbon’ passes on at 80

Popular actor, Sunday Akanbi Akinola, professionally known as Baba Feyikogbon has passed on. According to reports, the thespian who rose to the limelight in the 1980s and 1990s with his popular weekly sitcom, the Feyikogbon series died at the age ...

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Timipre Sylva

Nigeria set to send fuel imports by 2024

The Nigerian Government said it will put an end to the importation of fuel by 2024, citing the commencement of operations in the 650,000 barrel per day (bpd) Dangote and Port Harcourt Refinery. This was disclosed by Minister of State Petroleum Resources, ...

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I am Attending To Health Issues Abroad, CBN Gov. Emefiele Writes Reps

The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, has written to the House of Representatives, explaining why he will not be able… The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, has written to the ...

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Tinubu And Shettima Meets People Living With Special Needs In Abuja

The APC presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, the vice presidential candidate, Senator Kashim Shettima alongside the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt Honourable Femi Gbajabiamila were on hand with other dignitaries interacting with persons living with special needs ...

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NDLEA Intercepts 1.7million Opioid Pills In Noodles, Others At Lagos Airport

Seizes 5,460.34kgs of skunk in Lagos, Edo, Bauchi, Kaduna, Oyo, and Delta raids At least, One Million Seven Hundred and Sixty Thousand Four Hundred and Sixty (1,760,460) pills of Tramadol and other opioids have been intercepted hidden in indomie noodles ...

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Simon Ekpa

Sit-at-home: Nigerians sign petition for Simon Ekpa’s arrest

Following the five-day sit-at-home order that has led to the killing of many residents in the South-East recently, Nigerians all over the world are signing a petition appealing to the Finnish government, Nigerian government, and the European Union to arrest ...

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