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Fayose

Fayose writes EFCC again, says commission partial, hateful

“I feel harassed, intimidated and embarrassed by the imputation of crime and the innuendos of criminality underlining your correspondence which has been maliciously circulated widely.”

PDP Chairman, Uche Secondus

OsunDecides: PDP petitions IG, SSS over killing of member

The party also narrates an assassination attempt on its candidate.

Enugu Chief Judge hails Ugwuanyi on new court buildings

Governor presents 25 generators for judges’ residences.

Nigerian Police officers used to illustrate the story

Police parade 28 suspected political thugs in Gombe

Three of the suspects were accused of rape.

APC Mega Rally in Osun

OsunDecides: Buhari, Tinubu, others campaign for APC candidate Oyetola

Forty-eight candidates from different parties will contest the governorship seat on Saturday.

Governor Kashim Shettima

Borno politicians recruiting armed thugs – NSCDC

The Corps says politicians are using the thugs to intimidate opponents at political rallies.

2019: 230 APC aspirants vie for 40 Lagos Assembly seats

Party names seven-member committee to screen aspirants.

2019: 160 APC aspirants jostle for 31 Bauchi Assembly seats

10 members of the legislature are seeking fresh mandate.

Nigeria Police

Police confirm killing of four in Plateau

The police say they are investigating the crime.

National Chairman of All Progressives Congress, (APC), Adams Oshiomhole (m), addressing State House Correspondents after a meeting with the Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari at the State House Abuja on Monday (23/7/18). With him are Spokesperson for President Muhammadu Buhari’s 2019 Campaign, Festus Keyamo (L) and former member of the House of Representatives from Birnin-Kudu in Jigawa State. Hon. Farouk Aliyu Adamu. 03946/23/7/18/Ismaila Ibrahim/NAN

Primary: Lagos APC picks Salvador, six others to screen aspirants

An official says over 230 aspirants vying for the 40 available slots will be screened.

Cattle

Fulani chief urges Nigerian govt to disarm herdsmen in Jigawa

The chief says the armed herdsmen are strangers.

Gboyega Oyetola, the Chief of Staff to the outgoing Osun State Governor. [Photo credit: Tropic Reporters]

OsunDecides: Defeated aspirants rally support for APC candidate

They urge the party to be united like its symbol, the broom

Kaduna State map used to illustrate the story.

Three lecturers kidnapped in Kaduna

One of the victims was the head of the institution’s dental school.

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Court remands husband in prison over wife’s death

The accused hit his wife with his fist.

42 Edo communities submerged by flood – Official

The official said over 30,000 people were affected by the flood.

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Plateau Killings: Buratai charges troops to be aggressive, decisive against bandits

Mr Buratai said a situation where innocent citizens were waylaid, abducted and killed indiscriminately should no longer be tolerated.

A crossection of Akwa Ibom Elders at the State House after a meeting with President Buhari

‘APC members in Akwa Ibom are like orphans’- leaders tell Buhari

Akwa Ibom State is presently a PDP controlled state.

Adamawa on map

Floods: Rice, maize farms submerged in Adamawa

The earlier predicted bumper harvest is now being threatened by flooding.

Gov. Rochas Okorocha‏

Okorocha swears in new Imo SSG, others

The governor also swore-in Kenneth Ejiogu as his new Chief of Staff.

Leah Sharibu

Boko Haram threatens to harm Leah Sharibu, Presidency says; condemns killing of Red Cross staff

The Red Cross earlier condemned the murder of the staff.

File photo of President Muhammadu Buhari with Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello

Yahaya Bello meets Buhari, speaks on Kogi flood

The governor also speaks on the 2019 elections.

Lagos State House of Assembly

Lagos Assembly extends two months recess by three weeks

The assembly on July 10 adjourned earlier to enable members to go on their annual recess.

A person casting his vote used to illustrate the story.

OsunDecides: INEC bans mobile phones, cameras at polling booths

“We are restricting (the) usage from the time a voter gets ballot paper and cast his vote,” says INEC boss

Nigerian Police officers used to illustrate the story

Gunmen kill woman, two others in fresh Plateau attack

The killings occurred two days after two persons were killed in an attack in the same area.

Osun governorship debate (Photo Credit: Channels)

OsunDecides Score Card: How governorship candidates fared in debate

One of the five invited candidates shunned the debate, while only one of the four who turned up appeared prepared