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Tension In PDP As Supreme Court Mulls Reversing Zamfara Gubernatorial Election


The major opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) had to blow hot over the Supreme Court decision to review the judgement it delivered in the Zamfara state gubernatorial election.

Ahead APC NEC Meeting, Tinibu And 11 Others Pitch Tent With Oshiomhole


The All Progressive Congress (APC) is set to hold its emergency National Executive (NEC) Meeting tomorrow, the National Leader of the APC, Asiwaju Ahmed Tinibu has yesterday renewed faith in Adams Oshiomhole, the embattled National Chairman of the APC.

Nigerian Senate Set Educational Requirement For Electoral Aspirants


The Senate, on Thursday, passed for second reading, a constitutional amendment of the bill which prescribes Higher National Diploma or its equivalent as the educational qualification for whoever aspires to contest the office of the Nigerian President or state governors.

Abba Kyari To Resume Work Soon

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Abba Kyari, chief of staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, has confirmed that he tested positive to coronavirus after six days of testing positive. The chief of staff said he is feeling well and will be back to work very soon.

The Minister of Water Resources, Engr. Suleiman Adamu has tested negative to Coronavirus. The Minister made his health status public in a statement personally issued to newsmen in Abuja. He advised the general public “to ensure social distancing and maintain good hygienic practices through regular hand washing with soap and water.”

Cross River Senator, Rose Oko Dies At 63

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Senator representing Cross River North Senatorial District, Rose Oko has on Monday died in a United Kingdom Hospital.

Bayelsa: INEC Presents Certificate Of Return To Sen. Diri and Sen. Lawrence


The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has in accordance with the instruction of the Supreme Court presented the certificate of return to PDP's governor-elect for Bayelsa state DouyeDiriGovernor Diri's deputy, Senator Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo was also presented his certificate of return. 

The Lawyer to the former chairman of the Pension Reform Task Team (PRTT), Abdulrasheed Maina has cried out saying Senators are reluctant to stand in as surety to his client. Barrister Afam Osigwe, the lawyer to Maina raised this alarm on Thursday during the ongoing trial of Mr Maina at the Federal High Court Abuja.

The Inter-Party Advisory Council of Nigeria (IPAC) on Thursday evening berated the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for deregistering 74 political parties.IPAC in a statement signed by its National Legal Adviser, Mr Ezeobika Chukwudi, in Abuja, called on INEC to immediately reverse its decision on the de-registration. He emphasized that the decision of INEC was an indignity on the judiciary and a conscious disregard for the rule of law.

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