Another Court Asks INEC Not To Issue Certificate Of Return To Okorocha

A high court sitting in Imo state has directed the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) not to issue certificate of return to Rochas Okorocha as senator-elect for Imo west senatorial district. Ngozi Ukoha, a judge, restrained INEC from “departing from its decision not to issue a certificate of return in respect of Imo west senatorial […]

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Role Of Underdogs In The Ninth National Assembly Leadership Struggle in Nigeria

s the 9th National Assembly is set for inauguration on Tuesday, LEKE BAIYEWU examines how the aspirants to leadership positions in the next Assembly would influence the voting pattern The Ninth Assembly will be inaugurated on Tuesday June 11, 2019. On that day, leaders of the two chambers – Senate and House of Representatives – […]

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14m Households To Embrace Cooking Gas In Next 5 Years, Says Osinbajo

The Federal Government has put measures in place to ensure that up to 13.8 million households in Nigeria embraced the usage of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) for their cooking within the next five years. Vice-President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo made the statement on Friday while inaugurating a landmark LPG cylinder manufacturing plant, built at Ajah, near […]

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Gov. Makinde Appoints Tara Adefope As DG Due Process

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State on Friday appointed Ms. Tara Adefope as the Director General of Due Process Office. The appointment takes immediate effect. In a statement signed by the governor’s Chief Press Secretary, CPS, Taiwo Adisa, “The new DG, Due Process Office is a United Kingdom-trained Lawyer, who holds an LLB Law, Hons. […]

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8th Senate Valedictory: Number Of Bills Passed By Each Senate

As the 8th National Assembly officially winds up today, June 6, ahead of June 11 inauguration of the 9th NASS, Igbere TV has taken pain to research and compile the number of bills passed by each Senate starting from the 5th Senate till date. Find below, the number of bills passed by each Senate as […]

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Goje- Why I Stepped Down For Lawan

Danjuma Goje, lawmaker representing Gombe Central has withdrawn from the presidency race of the 9th Senate. Mr Goje withdrew from the race after meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday at the presidential villa, Abuja. The former governor of Gombe State, accompanied by his colleague at the Senate, Ahmed Lawan, who is the preferred candidate […]

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8th Senate: Read Senators Melaye, Mark, Akpabio, Others Valedictory Speech

As the 8th National Assembly winds up today, June 6, in preparation for the June 11 inauguration of the 9th Assembly, outgoing Senators and returning Senators are currently giving valedictory speech at the ongoing Special Valedictory Session taking place at the Assembly complex. Senator Dino Melaye (PDP, Kogi) “I thank the Almighty who is the […]

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Seyi Makinde Scraps NURTW, Takes Over Motor Parks

Following the spate of violence across Ibadan, the Oyo State capital in recent times, Governor Seyi Makinde has proscribed the activities of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) in the state. The government who declared the activities of the Union illegal with immediate effect also announced the taking over of all parks and […]

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