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Adamu, Kalu emerge Senate leader, chief whip

 ■ Boroffice, Abdullahi clinch deputy leader, deputy whip The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), has named Abdullahi Adamu as Senate leader. It has also named former governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu as chief whip. Ajayi Boroffice was named …

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Benue Assembly rejects planned Ruga settlements 

The Benue State House of Assembly has rejected plans by the federal government to establish Ruga settlements (Fulani herders’ abode) in parts of the state. The Speaker of the Assembly, Titus Uba, said at a news conference in Makurdi yesterday …

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Makinde appoints Adeosun, Oyo first female SSG

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State on Friday announced the Country Implementation Lead of the Shell Business Operations (SBO), Nigeria, Mrs. Olubamiwo Adeosun, as the Secretary to the State Government (SSG). A statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the …

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INEC degraded under Prof Yakubu, says PDP

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has described the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) under the headship of Prof. Mahmood Yakubu as the most degraded public institution in the country. The party berated Prof Yakubu for claiming that INEC is the …

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Appeal Court sacks Katsina APC Rep over primaries

The Division of the court of Appeal sittiong in Kaduna has voided the judgement of the Federal High court in katsina which nullified the election Hon. Amiru Tukur Idris of the ruling All Progressive Congress, APC, representing Bakori/Danja Federal constituency …

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