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Why we established Amotekun — South West governors

Governors in the South West Zone, on Thursday, in Ibadan flagged-off the operations of the Western Nigeria Security Network (Amotekun), stressing that it would complement the mainstream security agencies in the country. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo, Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti and Governor Rotimi …

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I was detained for 10 weeks because Buhari’s daughter didn’t clear me –Okolie

Anthony Okolie, speaks on his 10-week ordeal in the custody of the Department of State Services after purchasing a Sim card that was once used by Hanan, the daughter of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) There are online reports about your ordeal in the custody of the Department of …

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I was paid N210,000 to use LASU undergraduate for money rituals – Pastor

The self-acclaimed pastor of the Cherubim and Seraphim Church, Solution Chapel, Ikoyi-Ile, Osun State, Segun Philips, said he was paid N210,000 to use the final year student of the Lagos State University, Favour Daley-Oladele for money rituals. His action was after Favour’s boyfriend, Owolabi Adeeko, had smashed her head with …

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Reps move to stop ex-INEC chiefs from contesting election

The House of Representatives has started the process of barring serving or retired  Independent National Electoral Commission National  Commissioners and Resident Electoral Commissioners from standing for election. If the bill is passed and signed into law, they will not be able to run for any elective public offices until five …

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Corruption increasing in Nigeria than other African countries – Jega

The former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Attahiru Jega, has advised African countries to restrategise their approaches in fighting corruption. Jega gave the advise while reviewing a book titled: “Curbing Electoral Spending” launched by the Economic and Financial Crime Commission on Monday in Abuja. The launch was …

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Downfall of a man truly not end of his life, Buhari greets Anthony Joshua

President Muhammadu Buhari has commended World Heavyweight Boxing Champion, Anthony Joshua, for regaining his belts on Saturday night in a rematch with Mexican, Andy Ruiz Jnr. The President, in a congratulatory message by his spokesman, Mr. Femi Adesina in Abuja on Sunday, rejoiced with Joshua, saluting him for bringing joy …

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Legalise electronic voting, PDP tells INEC, NASS


The Peoples Democratic Party on Monday urged the Independent National Electoral Commission to legalise electronic voting in Nigeria. The PDP National Chairman, Uche Secondus, spoke during a crucial meeting between the PDP National Working Committee and INEC leadership in Abuja. He urged INEC to submit a legal framework for electronic …

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