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The Federal High Court has declared the seizure of the International Passport of the former Governor of Rivers State, Peter Odili as illegal and a violation of his human rights. The court has, therefore, ordered the National Immigration Service to release and return Odili’s International passport to him. The court also restricted the NIS from […]

A group of contestants for positions at the All Progressives Congress, APC State Congress in Bauchi State, North-East Nigeria held a parallel exercise to choose their State Chairman of the party. The group expressed disappointment over the just concluded APC congress in the State, accusing the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, and the former House […]

A fake police officer and soldier, as well as a youth corps member, are among 663 suspected drug traffickers and users arrested when operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA raided notorious drug joints in Lagos, Abuja, Benue and other parts of the country during which assorted illicit drugs weighing over 153, 256.876 […]

Some residents of Benin city this Tuesday blocked the ever busy Benin Sapele Warri road by RCC junction to protest against the government continuous neglect of the failed portion. The protesters led by Human rights activist Patrick Eholor urged both the state and federal government to collaborate to fix the deplorable road which is now […]

Leaders of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, from the North Central zone have unanimously adopted former Senate President, Iyorchia Ayu as its consensus candidate for the position of national chairmanship. This is coming ahead of the Special National convention of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, slated for October 30th and 31st, 2021 in Abuja. Benue […]

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has reaffirmed its commitment and support for constitutionally-permitted innovations that will improve the transparency and credibility of Nigeria’s electioneering process and internal democracy. The party in a statement on Wednesday says the pledge is against the backdrop of Tuesday’s Senate amendments to the Electoral Act. The All Progressives Congress vow […]

The Senate on Wednesday confirmed Hon. Amaechi Nwoha as Commissioner representing South East in the National Assembly Service Commission. Nwoha’s confirmation followed the consideration of a report by the Committee on Establishment and Public Service. Senator Smart Adeyemi (Kogi West) presented the report on behalf of the Committee Chairman, Senator Ibrahim Shekarau (Kano Central). Adeyemi […]

Zamfara State Government says it has concluded plans with the security, to deploy some of their operatives to schools across the state, to protect the students and teachers. Governor Bello Mohammed made this known while hosting some students who paid him a courtesy visit in his office, as part of activities marking the International Day […]

Members of the House of Representatives will on Wednesday and Thursday debate the N16.39 trillion, 2022 Budget proposal, which was presented to them by President Muhammadu Buhari last Thursday. Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, while making the announcement said details of the budget will be distributed to the lawmakers. The speaker further […]

The Senate on Tuesday amended four clauses of the Electoral Act bill as passed by the upper chamber in July The president of the Senate Ahmed Lawan says the decision was reached after a critical examination of the Bill by the Senate Committee on INEC. The committee observed that some fundamental issues which require fresh […]

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