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I expected the challenges of governing Osun – Aregbesola

“If we were looking for a comfort zone, contesting for the seat of governorship of Osun would certainly not be an option.”

Jigawa airlifts first batch of pilgrims to Saudi Arabia

The second batch of 600 pilgrims would depart from Dutse Airport on Sunday.

Adamawa PDP primaries: Ribadu, others endorse Acting Governor

Mr. Fintiri promised not to run in 2015.

FILE PHOTO: Voters casting their vote (3)

NGO condemns Katsina council polls as PDP wins all

“As far as we are concerned, election did not take place in Katsina State because we did not see it,”

I regret having Akpabio as my successor, says Ex-Gov Attah

Mr. Attah says Akwa Ibom should choose a governor who will implement a people-based plan

Emir of Gusau clocks 90, urges prayers for Nigeria

Emir was also celebrating his 30th year on the throne.

Katsina LG polls record high security presence, low voters’ turnout

APC boycotted the election.

APC demands dissolution of Osun Governorship Election Tribunal

The party accuses PDP seeking ways to manipulate the election hearing

Stop Attacking Me for Popularity, Orji Warns Opposition Parties

The governor describes his critics as “political chaffs of no conceivable threat”, and dismissed their attacks as the “ranting of a drowning political desperado.”

Borno names task force to fix power installations destroyed by Boko Haram

Some parts of Borno State have been in darkness because of the damage

Otuoke community shuts down Federal University over employment, admission

The Vice Chancellor says community sent a list for employment without CVs

Catholic Church rehabilitates victims of Jos violence

Church says it has spent over N60 million in the rehabilitation of victims of the Jos violence

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Borno governor cuts short foreign travel over Bama attack

The governor has set up a committee to coordinate the distribution of relief and management of victims.

Amosun is a ‘pretender’, says APC factional chieftain

Mr. Obadara says Mr. Amosun is not a team player.

Unijos school gate used to illustrate the story. (IPPIS)

UniJos to expel students who engage in exams malpractice

UniJos asked its new intakes to protect themselves from Ebola.

Osun Election: APC demands prosecution of INEC officials ‘suspended’ over malpractice

The APC wants INEC to clear the air on the two officials.

Governor Sullivan Chime

Enugu APC blasts Chime for redeploying impeached deputy gov. to civil service

Mr. Onyebuchi was impeached for rearing chickens.

Ogun private schools reject October 13 resumption date

The schools said they are ready to comply with other directives by the Ministry of health.

UPP lampoons Abia governor over poor governance

The opposition party says the governor has no idea on how to transform the south eastern state

Kwankwaso: I’ve not decided yet to contest 2015 presidential election

Mr. Kwankwaso says he is yet to harken to the call of his admirers.

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Guber Election: Alao-Akala to declare intention Thursday

Mr. Alao-Akala said he will hold a procession with his supporters.

Al Makura, Nasarawa politicians hold peace summit

Mr. Al Makura asked warring factions to sheathe their sword.

Ogun APC lawmaker joins PDP

Mrs. Adeleye-Oladapo says the APC has failed to learn from PDP’s mistakes.

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Ogun police raid shrine, arrest 11 suspects

The suspects are accused of defrauding those seeking spiritual help.

Nasarawa Crisis: Al-Makura woos lawmakers to attend peace meeting

The governor has scheduled a peace meeting of all stakeholders for Tuesday.