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Kayode Fayemi

Ekiti 2018: Fayose can’t intimidate me — Fayemi

Mr Fayemi speaks while on a campaign tour of communities.

Permanent Voter Cards

2019: 1.3 million voters register in Yobe — INEC

The commission says it also adopted some steps to eliminate multiple registration.

Nigeria_Plateau

Police name victims in deadly Plateau community attack

Police say suspected herdsmen were involved in the attack.

Nigeria Police

Police arrest driver for ‘diverting’ beer

The suspect was arrested after he has been traced to Makurdi, Benue State, the police said.

Ambode

FOI: Lagos govt loses again in court

The Lagos State Government does not want to be bound by the FOI law.

Shiites protesters being arrested by the Nigeria Police (Photo Credit: @uche_ezeonye on Twitter)

Police inspector killed as Shiites clash with law enforcement agents in Kaduna

The Shiites were protesting the arraignment and continued detention of their leader.

SSS Officials (Photo Credit: Guardian Nigeria)

SSS arrests two suspected IS commanders in Abuja

The operative announces other operations carried out by the service.

Ex-Benue Governor Suswam arrested — Brother

The arrest was reportedly in connection to the recent killings in Benue State.

12 new cholera cases recorded in Adamawa: Official

So far, 1,349 cases were recorded with 25 deaths since the outbreak started in May.

FRSC

Five die in 14 crashes in Ogun during Eid-El-Fitri – FRSC

The official explains that the figure was lower than that of the same period in 2017.

Buhari in Bauchi, commiserates over windstorm, fire disasters

Mr Buhari urges those affected not to lose faith, but consider the calamities as an act of God.

Police foil prayer rally for Sule Lamido’s presidential ambition

The conveners say they will return to hold the session despite opposition.

Lagos-High-Court

Man, 36, allegedly rapes own year old daughter

Mr Adewoye, a businessman has been remanded at Kirikiri Prisons, Lagos for the next 21 days

Nigerian pensioners used to illustrate the story

Kaduna govt threatens to suspend benefits to pensioners with invalid BVNs

Affected retirees will be dropped from the payroll.

former Vice-President, Atiku Abubakar

2019: We have not endorsed Atiku – Bayelsa PDP

The party says it has not endorsed anyone.

Mr Charles Udoh, Commissioner for Information, Akwa Ibom State

Akwa Ibom unemployment rate exaggerated – Official

Akwa Ibom is ranked second among states with the highest unemployment rate.

Gov Seriake Dickson speaking

Bayelsa Commissioner, Special Adviser dump PDP for APC

The ex-officials gave reasons for leaving the PDP.

Babatunde Raji Fashola

Bridge collapses in Taraba

The collapse occurred on Wednesday evening after a heavy downpour.

Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi

Police discover bomb in Ebonyi PDP secretariat – Governor

The governor urges residents to defend themselves with stones.

Obafemi-Awolowo-University-

Scepticism as OAU vice chancellor promises to reinstate students’ union

The vice chancellor addressed students of the university.

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, now in Ekiti State to flag off the Governorship campaign of APC candidate, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, for the July 14, 2018 guber election. Novo Isioro. [Photo credit: Official Twitter page of the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo]

Ekiti Polls: After PDP criticism, Osinbajo returns to pay homage to monarchs

Ekiti PDP says the return of the vice president was an afterthought.

Rasheed Ladoja

Ultimatum: PDP moves to placate Ladoja from leaving party

Mr Ladoja’s ultimatum to the party ends today.

Accident Scene

Seven die, three injured in Jigawa auto crash

Four others sustained injuries.

Lagos residents protest eight months of power outage

Lagos residents protest eight months of power outage

Protesters say they were shortchanged by the Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company.

Rivers state on map

2019: Rivers APC to zone governorship ticket to Ijaw

The Rivers APC held a rally.