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Bashir Abubakar (R) handing over to Mohammed Abba-Kura (L)

Customs seizes N200 million worth of tomato pastes, vegetable oil

The seized containers of tomato pastes and refined vegetable oil are on the banned items list.

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HIV/AIDs prevalence rate in Akwa Ibom unacceptable – Ex-NMA chairman

The Nigerian HIV/AIDs Indicator and Impact Survey (NAIIS) has shown that Akwa Ibom has the highest prevalence rate of HIV in the country.

Gbenga Daniel

24hrs after ‘quitting politics’, Gbenga Daniel considers joining APC

Gbenga Daniel says his supporters want him to lead them to APC.

Nigerian Police on patrol

Police arrest suspected killers of four officers – Official

The killers also burnt the police station and police vehicles.

Ekiti state on map. [Photo credit: Wikipedia]

INEC announces date for Ekiti Assembly supplementary poll

The election in Ekiti East Constituency 1 had been declared inconclusive by the INEC.

Temitope Olatoye

Sugar’s killing: I am innocent, Oyo lawmaker says

Mr Olatoye, popularly known as ‘Sugar’, was killed by unknown gunmen during the March 9 Governorship and House of Assembly elections.

The Federal Polytechnic, Ado-Ekiti (Photo Credit: Daily Post)

Nigerian polytechnic promotes 145 staffers

The promotion, which was approved by the Governing Council of the Institution involved 56 academic staff and 89 non-teaching staff.

Gwazu 003 polling unit shuwa ward madagali local government area Adamawa state were the voters are in waiting to cast their vote

INEC provides more details of Adamawa governorship supplementary election

The supplementary elections are to hold in 14 LGAs.

Kaduna State map used to illustrate the story.

Police vow to arrest attackers of Kaduna community

Mr Sabo said that a joint patrol team of the police and the army were in the area to forestall possible break down of law and order.

Bauchi State on the map

Bauchi Governorship: APC cries foul, accuses INEC of supporting PDP

APC says it was not given a fair-hearing in Bauchi.

Asphalt overlay on Gama’s main artery, Audu Utai Road, Kano State

Kano Supplementary Election: Governor Ganduje on projects spree in cancelled ward

An aide to the Kano governor justifies the projects in the earlier abandoned communities.

Nigerian Police officers used to illustrate the story

Police vow to apprehend killers of sergeant

One other police officer was killed in the attack.

Cross River State Governor, Ben Ayade

I’ll ensure southern district gets Cross River 2023 guber ticket– Gov. Ayade

The governorship slot in the state has been rotational within the three Senatorial Districts in the state.

Kaduna State map used to illustrate the story.

Fresh attack in Kaduna community claims 10 lives

It comes as the state struggles to contain repeated attacks in Kajuru Local Government Area of the state in the last two months.

No death recorded in Ibadan collapsed building – Oyo govt

A three-storey building, which is still under construction, collapsed on Friday evening at the Shogoye area of the city, trapping scores of workers at the site.

Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi

Ooni announces discovery of another waterfall in Ife

The new waterfall had been discovered at the Ife Grand Resort, Ile-Ife.

Nigerian troopsused to illustrate the story. [PHOTO CREDIT: The Guardian Nigeria]

Troops kill suspected robber, arrest three cultists in Benue

Troops also recover weapons.

Senate President, Bukola Saraki

How my brother ‘failed’ Kwara – Saraki’s sister

The former senator urges Kwara governor-elect to allow her make amends.

Chairman of Progressives Governors Forum, Governor Rochas Okorocha speaking with reporters after a meeting of APC governors with President Muhammadu Buhari in the State House Presidential Villa

Okorocha to Ihedioha: Get sworn in before issuing directives

Mr Okorocha issued the caution in a release signed by his Chief Press Secretary.

Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi

Ooni of Ife describes ‘Nigeria’s greatest misfortune’

He said that Nigerians had also forgotten that every nation’s tourism potential was inexhaustible compared to its oil and gas that has a life span.

Rescue efforts ongoing at Ibadan building collapse

The incident occurred about 5.30 p.m. the witnesses told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).

Nigerian Soldiers

How soldiers, thugs disrupted collation in Rivers – INEC

INEC said the soldiers and armed thugs wanted to subvert the will of the people in Rivers State.

INEC chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu speaking during the formal opening of the 2019 presidential and National Assembly elections Result Collation Centre, in Abuja on Sunday (24/2/19). 01726/24/2/2019/BJO/NAN

Bauchi Election: INEC confirms PREMIUM TIMES report, to reinstate Tafawa Balewa result

If the result is accepted as PREMIUM TIMES has learnt, it will extend the PDP’s lead in the election to 14,207 votes.

Scene of a collapsed 3 storey building under construction at Sogoye, Bode Area of Ibadan on Friday (15/3/2019) 02219/16/3/2019/Timothy Adeogodiran/ICE/NAN

Two-storey building collapses in Ibadan

Rescue efforts were ongoing Friday night.

PDP Head Quarters [Photo: George Ogala]

PDP alleges plot by INEC to cancel more votes in Bauchi

INEC had on Monday declared the Bauchi State governorship election inconclusive.