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Ogun Guber Appeal: Final judgment today

Ogun Guber Appeal: Final judgment today

Politics November 11, 2019 at 1:03 pm 0 comments

The Court of Appeal sitting in Ibadan, Oyo State will today give the final verdict in the governorship dispute between Ogun State Governor Dapo Abiodun of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and his challenger, Adekunle Akinlade of the Allied Peoples Movement (APM).
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BREAKING: Appeal Court rules in favour of Akpabio, nullifies Senator Ekpenyong’s election

BREAKING: Appeal Court rules in favour of Akpabio, nullifies Senator Ekpenyong’s election

Politics November 9, 2019 at 6:09 pm 0 comments

The Court of Appeal sitting in Calabar, Cross River State has ruled in favour of Sen. Godswill Akpabio, nullifying the election of Dr. Chris Ekpenyong who was wrongly declared winner of the February 23, 2019 National Assembly election in Akwa Ibom North West Senatorial District.
Akpabio, not satisfied with the

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Presidency Confirms Sack of VP’s Aides, But Denies Rift Between Buhari, Osinbajo

Presidency Confirms Sack of VP’s Aides, But Denies Rift Between Buhari, Osinbajo

Politics November 8, 2019 at 5:49 pm 0 comments

A statement by Senior Special Assistant Media and Publicity to the President, Mallam Garba Shehu, urged the media to stop spreading false news about a strain in the relationship between the President of Nigeria – President Muhammadu Buhari and VP Yemi Osinbajo. The statement also confirmed the sacking of some

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Sanwo-Olu to Present 2020 budget on Friday

Sanwo-Olu to Present 2020 budget on Friday

Politics November 7, 2019 at 3:20 pm 0 comments

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu is to present the 2020 budget to the House of Assembly for approval on Friday.
his is the first budget the governor will be presenting since he took over the helms of affairs on May 29, 2019.
Stakeholders from all walks of life, including the

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Call me ‘Mr. Governor’ not ‘Your Excellency’ – Sanwo-Olu tells Lagosians

Call me ‘Mr. Governor’ not ‘Your Excellency’ – Sanwo-Olu tells Lagosians

Politics November 6, 2019 at 11:28 pm 0 comments

Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has asked residents to stop addressing him as ‘Your Excellency’ because according to him, only God can be addressed that way.
In a statement on Wednesday, Sanwo-Olu said he preferred to be addressed simply as ‘Mr Governor’ to foster close ties with the people

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Presidency: Buhari fires 35 aides in Osinbajo’s office

Politics November 6, 2019 at 3:17 pm 0 comments

A day after signing Deep Offshore and Inland Basin Production Sharing Contract Amendment Bill into law in London, President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the sack at least 35 out of over 80 aides in the office of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, DAILY NIGERIAN can reliably report.
The president is currently

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