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Wike Signs Executive Order Proscribing IPOB, Lifts Curfew

  Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has signed an Executive Order proscribing the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) in the state. The governor who disclosed this on Wednesday during a state-wide broadcast in Port Harcourt made it clear that the state is home to all tribes. “We have everything against the presence and activities of … Continue reading Wike Signs Executive Order Proscribing IPOB, Lifts Curfew

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Wike Signs Executive Order Proscribing IPOB, Lifts Curfew

  Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has signed an Executive Order proscribing the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) in the state. The governor who disclosed this on Wednesday during a state-wide broadcast in Port Harcourt made it clear that the state is home to all tribes. “We have everything against the presence and activities of … Continue reading Wike Signs Executive Order Proscribing IPOB, Lifts Curfew

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Corruption Charges: Court Refuses To Grant Extradition Order Against Alison-Madueke

  The Federal High Court in Abuja has turned down the application to extradite the former Minister of Petroleum, Deizani Alison-Madueke from the United Kingdom. Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu refused the application on the grounds that the evidence in support to prove that the earlier court summon granted to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) … Continue reading Corruption Charges: Court Refuses To Grant Extradition Order Against Alison-Madueke

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Ogun Orders Full Reopening Of Religious Centres, Hotels

  Ogun State Government has directed the full reopening of religious centres, businesses, hotels and other entertainment centres in the state. According to a statement issued on Wednesday by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor Dapo Abiodun, Kunle Somorin, the directive was issued in Abeokuta, the state capital. The governor’s spokesman said the religious … Continue reading Ogun Orders Full Reopening Of Religious Centres, Hotels

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Third Mainland Bridge Closure: Lagos Govt To Shut Adekunle-Adeniji Axis For Repairs

  The Lagos State Government will shut the Adekunle-Adeniji axis of the Third Mainland Bridge for the second round of repairs. According to a statement issued on Wednesday by the Ministry of Transportation, the closure will take place on Friday at midnight. Bolanle Ogunlola, who signed the statement on behalf of the Public Affairs Unit, … Continue reading Third Mainland Bridge Closure: Lagos Govt To Shut Adekunle-Adeniji Axis For Repairs

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Reps Determined To Resolve ASUU Issues, Empower Youths – Gbajabiamila

  The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has said the parliament is determined to resolve the issues facing the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). Gbajabiamila disclosed this on Wednesday when he met with a group of young lawmakers from the House under the aegis of ‘Young Parliamentarians Forum’ of the National … Continue reading Reps Determined To Resolve ASUU Issues, Empower Youths – Gbajabiamila

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Zulum Approves Scholarship For Orphans Of Slain CJTF Officers

  The Borno State Government has provided scholarships for children, most of them orphans, whose fathers were volunteers amongst the Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF), hunters, and vigilantes that were killed at battlefronts while fighting Boko Haram in the last seven years. Governor Babagana Zulum announced this on Wednesday in Maiduguri, while addressing a gathering … Continue reading Zulum Approves Scholarship For Orphans Of Slain CJTF Officers

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I Am Shocked By The Level Of Destruction, Minister Laments After Inspecting Destroyed Properties In Calabar

  The Minister of State for Power, Goddy Jeddy Agba, has visited his home state Calabar, the Cross River State capital on inspection of public properties that were destroyed in the aftermath of the  #EndSARS protest. The Minister during the visit on Tuesday expressed shock and likened the scenes of attack to war scenes. “It’s … Continue reading I Am Shocked By The Level Of Destruction, Minister Laments After Inspecting Destroyed Properties In Calabar

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NFF Confirms Receipt Of $1m FIFA COVID-19 Palliatives

President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick on Wednesday confirmed the receipt of $1 million as COVID-19 palliatives from FIFA. 

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Reappointment: PDP Charges INEC Chairman On Credible, Conclusive Elections  

  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has charged the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu on credible and conculsive elections in the country. According to a statement issued on Wednesday by the PDP National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, the charge followed the reappointment of Yakubu by President Muhammadu Buhari. “The … Continue reading Reappointment: PDP Charges INEC Chairman On Credible, Conclusive Elections  

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