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Chairmanship: PDP BoT overrules S’West caucus over Bode George, others

Chairman, Board of Trustees (BoT) of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Walid Jibrin has over ruled the South West caucus of the board endorsing some aspirants jostling for the chairmanship of the seat of the party. This is coming just as the board has summoned a member, Chief Shuaib Oyedokun to appear before it to explain the rationale behind ...

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Buhari: Police intimidation can’t deter us – Charly Boy, others

Protesters under the aegis of “OurMumuDonDo” have vowed to continue the action, saying that no amount of intimidation would deter them. In a statement in Abuja on Tuesday by its Special Assistant on Media and Public, Mr Ezrel Tabiowo, the group said that nobody could discourage or intimidate its members on the mission. It stated this at the backdrop of alleged ...

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Lagos LG election: Police deploys 30,000 personnel, others

The Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, Mr Fatai Owoseni, on Tuesday announced that 30,000 police personnel and other security agencies would provide security during the July 22 local government election in the state. Owoseni disclosed the figure while briefing newsmen on preparations for the election and other activities of the command. The Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission will on ...

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Add Value To Growth, Development Of Lagos, Ambode urges appointees

 . . . as  Babawale, Lawal join LASIEC, Hakeem Dickson Safety commission By Wasiu Popoola, Lagos Governor Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday swore-in new Commissioners of the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) urging them to add value to the corporate governance, growth and all round development of the State.

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Adeleke’s burial: Angry mob collapses canopy on Amosun, Akeredolu, others

Maxwell AdeleyeAngry supporters of Adeleke collapse canopy on Amosun, Akeredolu, Oyinlola to chase out Idiat Babalola, who is a commissioner nominee of Governor Rauf Aregbesola.

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Uncovered N13bn Cash: EFCC Raids Ikoyi Flats Of Obi, Mu’azu, Others

As part of investigations into the 13 billion Naira discovery at a flat in Osborne Towers, Ikoyi, Lagos state, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has searched apartments of the immediate past Governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi; and a former Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Adamu Mu’azu. Other prominent persons, living in the building, include a ...

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Fayose condemns continued detention of Suswan, Babangida Aliyu, Austin Okai, others

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has decried the indiscriminate arrest and continued detention of former Governors of Benue and Niger States, Mr Gabriel Suswan and Dr Babangida Aliyu as well the National coordinator of Peoples Democratic Party National Youth Frontier (PDPNYF), Comrade Austin Usman Okai, describing their continued detention as further demonstration of the All Progressives Congress (APC) government ...

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Sheriff seeks jail term for Makarfi, others, alleges contempt of court

By Tom Amakri, Port Harcourt The court affirmed National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, has asked the Court of Appeal sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, to jail his arch rival, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, and some of his loyalists.

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Police IG orders promotion of inspectors, others

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja The Inspector General of Police, Mr. Ibrahim Idris has ordered the promotion of personnel from the rank of inspector and below to their next ranks.

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ICPC recovers 40 vehicles from retired directors, others

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences (ICPC) has handed over 40 vehicles it recovered from retired directors and assistant directors of the Federal Ministry of Water Resources.

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