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INEC PRESENT GOV OBASEKI, DEPUTY CERTIFICATE OF RETURN

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Tuesday presented Certificates of Return to Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki, and his deputy, Philip Shaibu. Governor Obaseki was re-elected on Sunday after scoring the highest number of votes as mandated by the law. According to the res...

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EDO ELECTION: ‘FIGHT IS NOT OVER’ SAYS OBASEKI, DEMANDS COPERATION FROM OSHIOMHOLE

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State on Tuesday said he holds no grudge against suspended APC Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole. Obaseki said this while receiving his certificate of return from the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. The Edo Governor asked Oshiomhole to join him in building ...

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DETAILS OF BUHARI’S MEETING WITH HEALTH MINISTER, NCDC DG ON KANO DEATHS, LOCKDOWN

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Sunday night received the Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire, and the Director-General, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Chikwe Ihekweazu. The trio held a closed-door meeting at the State House, Abuja. The parley was on the strange disease in Kano, the loc...

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CORONAVIRUS: BUHARI SHOULD PROBE KYARI’S DEATH – FALANA ATTACKS NIGERIA’S ELITE, NCDC

Legal luminary, Femi Falana (SAN) on Sunday, gave an alarming insight into the fight against coronavirus in Nigeria. He complained that rich Nigerians who had tested positive for the disease were shunning government-approved Isolation Centres and were using unapproved private hospitals for treatme...

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COVID-19: NIGERIAN GOVT ISSUES FRESH WARNING

The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 has warned against perceived neglect of the non-pharmaceutical protocols and other measures aimed at tackling the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic in the country. The PTF chairman and Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr. Boss Mustapha, gav...

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COVID-19: NIGERIANS RISK FRESH LOCKDOWN AS BUHARI GOVT OFFICIALS DECRY VIOLATIONS

Another lockdown may be slammed on Nigeria as President Muhammadu Buhari administration struggles to curtail the spread of coronavirus. Indications on the possibility of this have emerged in the last 48 hours. DAILY POST reports that two senior federal government officials have complained of the ...

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2023: FANI-KAYODE URGES IGBOS TO PUSH FOR PRESIDENCY

Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode has called on Igbos to build bridges with other parts of the country to enable them win the presidential seat of Nigeria in 2023. He said the presidency is not too much of a position for the people of the South East region to ask for, considering their co...

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MAY 29: PRESIDENCY LISTS BUHARI’S ACHIEVEMENT IN FIVE YEARS

Ahead of May 29, the Presidency on Thursday, gave a factsheet of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration in the last five years. Buhari’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, said Nigeria had recorded significant improvement in the area of security under the current admini...

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BUHARI, JONATHAN ARE LIKE BROTHERS – ADESINA MOCKS ‘BITTER’ NIGERIANS

The presidency has taunted those it described as bitter Nigerians who fight themselves over President Muhammadu Buhari and his predecessor, Goodluck Jonathan. Femi Adesina, in an article titled ‘GEJ meets PMB: A lesson for bitter-enders’, said some citizens are knocking their heads against the...