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Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha

Okorocha’s Certificate of return: Court ignores Izunaso’s petition, proceeds with hearing

Mr Okorocha is asking for an order compelling INEC to issue him with a Certificate of Return as the senator- elect for Imo West.

The accident scene

Two LAUTECH students killed in car crash

Three others were injured in the accident on Tuesday morning.

Delta State governor, Ifeanyi Okowa. [Photo credit: Thisday Live]

Delta approves payment of salary arrears to LG workers, teachers

The approval was given for the payment of the old minimum wage arrears owed from April 2011 to June 2012.

Emeka-Ihedioha

Court strikes out suit seeking to stop inauguration of Imo governor-elect

The judge said the suit was an abuse of court process.

Abuja Airport

Abuja Airport gets new 10 Megawatts IPP

The plant consists of eight generators, generating one megawatt of electricity each.

EFCC operatives

Court remands businessman in prison for alleged N7 million fraud

The court adjourned the matter to July 21 for trial.

Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal

Ramadan: Sokoto govt spends N380 million to feed Muslim faithful

The government has also established 138 feeding centres to feed between 200 and 250 persons daily in Sokoto metropolis.

EFCC

EFCC arrests eight suspected internet fraudsters

EFCC says it recovered exotic cars, phones, and laptops from the suspects.

FRSC Officials 2

Hours after FRSC officials kidnap, two villagers abducted

The incident occurred on Monday evening in Obokun Local Government Area of the state.

Cross River Map

Minister inaugurates housing estate in Bakassi, Cross River

The government says the houses are for the Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) in Bakassi LGA.

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Tribunal rejects PDP candidate’s plea to recount ballot papers in Edo

The tribunal ruled that there was no provision in the Electoral Act as amended for the recounting of ballot papers after the declaration of election results.

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Kaduna fire service records 22 deaths in four months

In the course of responding to the distress calls, 64 persons were rescued alive.

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FG to hand over 9 irrigation systems to Sokoto Rima River basin

Benefiting states have been urged to take ownership of the projects and ensure that security of water infrastructure was made a top priority.

Jigawa State Governor, Badaru Abubakar [Photo Credit: Online Nigeria]

Jigawa Govt releases N192m for improvement of Dutse water supply

The aim is to ensure constant flow of clean water to all houses in the state capital, in line with the priorities of the state government.

Former Ekiti governor, Fayose, arrives court for his criminal trial

Judge’s absence stalls fraud trial of Fayose

Mr Fayose’s trial will resume on the next adjourned date.

Ekiti state on map. [Photo credit: Wikipedia]

Three people kidnapped in Ekiti

The police said they are working to free the victims.

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Police detain vulture, owner

The police give reason for detaining the bird.

Godswill Akpabio

We never expelled Akpabio – PDP

The party stated that there was no record showing the existence of such punitive action against the senator by his ward or local government executive committee.

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Police say alleged herdsmen attack in Enugu ‘fake news’

Mr Amaraizu said such an incident did not take place in any part of the state.

Court of Appeal Headquarters

Appeal Court acquits school proprietress of child trafficking charges

The accused was convicted by a federal court in December last year

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Police confirm abduction of pastor, 14 others in Kaduna

The police said the worshippers were accosted by the armed men on their way from service on Sunday morning.

Nigeria Police officers

Police arrest 70 suspected kidnappers, recover weapons in Katsina — CP

The police said 43 AK 47 rifles, two Light Assault Rifles, 19 Dane guns, two pump action rifles, and two pistols were recovered from suspects

Gov. Rochas Okorocha‏

Okorocha hands over hospitals to security agencies, churches under PPP

The hospitals were leased to the organisations for between five 99 years.

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha

We are investigating Okorocha — EFCC

The EFCC says it is investigating “almost everybody”.

Governor Udom Emmanuel during the swearing-in of Dr. Emmanuel Ekuwem as the Secretary to the Akwa Ibom State Government, SSG.

9th National Assembly: We’ll not defect, PDP senator assures governor

“With three senators and 10 House of Representatives members intact, we will not defect,” the senator said.