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The National Youths Service Corps, NYSC has been commended for its excellent contributions to the success of the 2019 election. The Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode gave the commendation in a message to the Swearing-in of the 2019 Batch “A” National Youths Corps members posted to Lagos. Governor Ambode was represented by the […]

The Lagos State Governor -Elect, Mr. Babajide Sanwo- Olu and his Deputy Dr. Obafemi Hamzat of the All Progressives Congress, APC, have been presented with certificates of return by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC in the State. In his acceptance speech, Mr. Babajide Sanwo- Olu who expressed gratitude to Lagos residents and the Lagos […]

PDP’s Bala Muhammed has been declared the winner of the governorship race in Bauchi State. Mr Bala Mohammed defeated the incumbent Governor Muhammed Abubakar who is the candidate of the All Progressives Congress. Mr Mohammed polled a total of 515,113 votes while the APC polled 500,625. The Returning officer Professor Kyari Mohammed announced the winner and […]

Provisions have been made to accommodate no fewer than 500 displaced persons from demolished buildings on Lagos Island as from tomorrow ( Tuesday, March 26) The Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Kehinde Bamigbetan, who made this known after inspecting the Relief Camp/Resettlement Centre in Igando, Alimosho Council area of the State said it was […]

The Court of Appeal sitting in Sokoto has nullified the primary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the governorship election in Zamfara State. In the lead judgment delivered by Justice Tom Yakubu today, the court set aside the decision of the Zamfara State High Court which allowed the APC to field a candidate for […]

The Federal High Court in Abuja today gave the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC the leeway to continue and conclude the collation of the results of the March 9, 2019 governorship election in the Tafawa Balewa Local Government Area of Bauchi State. Delivering judgment, Justice Inyang Ekwo set aside his earlier order of March 19, […]

President Muhammadu Buhari has received the report of the Bismark Rewane led Presidential Technical Advisory Committee on the Implementation of the N30,000 National Minimum Wage. At a ceremony held today at the Aso Rock Villa Abuja, President Buhari thanked the committee members for working tirelessly to ensure that they deliver the report before the executive arm […]

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Lagos State says it will issue the Certificate of Return to the Governor elect Mr. Babajide Sanwolu on Friday.  It was earlier scheduled for Wednesday. A statement by the Information Officer of INEC, Mr. Femi Akinbiyi did not give any reason for the postponement.  However, it says a […]

Another building has collapsed in Lagos . It is a three storey building on Kakawa Street which gave way around one pm today. The building had no occupant probably because it was one of the eighty distressed buildings marked for demolition. Large crowd of people besieged the collapse site, even as rescue efforts are ongoing […]

The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Benue State, Samuel Ortom, has been re-elected for a second term. The Returning Officer in the state, Professor Maimako Sebastian, declared Mr Ortom the winner after he polled 434,473 votes to beat his closest rival and candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Emmanuel Jime, who got 345,155 […]

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