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The Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has said that the State did not sponsor thugs to attack the peaceful protesters at Alausa today. He said in a tweet via his official Twitter handle, “I strongly condemn the attack of peaceful protesters by armed and unscrupulous elements trying to cause chaos in Alausa today. “My government …

Newly re-elected governor of Ondo state, Governor Rotimi Akeredolu, has given the condition only which he will forgive his estranged deputy governor, Agboola Ajayi, and be accepted back into the All Progressives Congress (APC). Mr Akeredolu stated this on Tuesday while speaking with journalists, after he presented his certificate of return to President Muhammadu Buhari. …

Nigeria will not apply for relief to get out of its crippling ₦31 trillion debt burden even as the International Monetary Fund (IMF) is pushing debt relief for low income countries.

With less than 4 days to the Ondo state gubernatorial election slated for October 10, The Sultan of Sokoto, Abubakar Sa’ad, has asked contestants in the Saturday governorship election in Ondo state to see exercise as a mere game and not a do or die affair. the Sultan said this during the signing of the …

The Personal Assistant to the President on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie has said the protests against the Special Anti-Robbery…

As a way of reducing the rate of corruption in the country and discouraging graft, Kogi west senator, Smart Adeyemi, senator representing Kogi west, says he will sponsor bills for the enactment of the Mosaic law. The senator disclosed this while Speaking at a retreat for the senate press corps in Lokoja, Kogi state, on …

By Fakunle Sheriff Ekundayo* The noblest gift to mankind is happiness. And it can manifest in the lives of humanity in different forms. For followers and admirers of diplomatic Oluomo Ade Akanbi, popularly referred as Afonja, they’ve been enthralled by the birthday gift to one of their special breeds as he was appointed Senior Special …

The Chairman All progressive congress (APC) Caretaker and Extra-Ordinary National Convention Planning Committee, Mala Buni, has met with the party’s candidate in the Edo governorship election, Osagie Ize-Iyamu. Mr Buni, who is also the governor of Yobe, met with Mr Ize-Iyamu in the company of Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi at his Abuja residence on Wednesday. …

Still basking in euphoria of Saturday’s victory at the polls, relected governor of Edo state, Godwin Obaseki said APC national leader and the former chairmn of the party are threat to the nations democracy. Obaseki fell out with Oshiomhole, former national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in the build-up to the Edo governorship …

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the winner of the just concluded Edo gubernatorial election asking him to ” grace and humility in victory’ The president through his special assistant on media and publicity Garba Shehu also used the opportunity to commend the independent Electoral commission (INEC) The president quotes ”President @MBuhari has commended the election …