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Lagos warns LNSC officers against unauthorized use of kits

The Director General of the Lagos State Neighborhood Security Agency (LNSA), Dr Ifalade Oyekan, has warned the agency’s corps officers against misusing their kits and position . The Chief Executive said this while addressing the corps officers who have just received additional operational kits at the Safety Arena Complex, Bolade Oshodi to enhance their visibility […]

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Court adjourns lawsuit for disqualification of Enugu Reps candidate Martins Oke

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has adjourned the hearing on the substantive trial seeking the disqualification of a candidate for the House of Representatives for Igbo-Etiti/Uzo-Uwani Federal Constituency, Hon. Martin Oke. Oke is the candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, in the upcoming elections. DAILY POST reports that the plaintiffs, Chief Samuel […]

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Reps Allege Existence of Dark Horse Behind CBN’s Cashless Policy

Reps Allege Existence of Dark Horse Behind CBN’s Cashless Policy Residence Latest news Reps Allege Existence of Dark Horse Behind CBN’s Cashless Policy […]

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No PVC, no vote – insists INEC president

President of INEC, Professor Mahmood Yakubu Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, spoke on the 2023 elections. The INEC Chairman insisted Thursday in Abuja that no eligible voter in Nigeria will be allowed to vote in the upcoming general elections without a Permanent Voter Card, PVC, even though he assured […]

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ICPC re-arrests former JAMB Registrar Ojerinde

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offenses Commission (ICPC) has again arrested a former registrar of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Professor Adedibu Ojerinde. The ICPC said Prof Ojerinde’s re-arrest in Abuja on Thursday followed a warrant issued to that effect by a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja. CIPC spokesman Azuka […]

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At Muslim Forum, PDP, SDP and AA government candidates discuss plans for Ogun people

GOVERNMENT candidates from the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Social Democratic Party (SDP) and Action Alliance (AA) in Ogun State met with the League of Imams and Alfas of state to inform them of their plans if elected. The group’s chairman, Sheikh Sikirulai Babalola, said the interactive session, organized by the group’s Leadership and Good Governance […]

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Labor Party candidates in Bauchi decry treatment by state leaders

The Bauchi State Labor Party has been in the throes of a crisis just hours after the party halted its presidential campaign in the state. Shortly after LP presidential candidate Peter Obi and his running mate Yusuf Datti Ahmed led other party officials to the Abubakar Tafawa-Balewa Memorial Stadium for the event on Thursday, a […]

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Lawyer takes CBN to court and seeks extension of time for old naira banknotes — Daily Nigerian

A lawyer, Joshua Alobo, has addressed the Federal High Court in Abuja, urging the court to stop the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, from insisting on a January 31 deadline for the use of old banknotes in naira. Mr. Alobo, in the lawsuit marked: FHC/ABJ/CS/114/2023, also asked the court to issue an order extending the […]

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Naira overhaul: Despite threat of arrest, Emefiele fails to appear before representatives

An ad hoc committee of the House of Representatives has recommended Femi Gbajabiamila to issue an arrest warrant against Godwin Emefiele, Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), for ignoring his summons. Alhassan Doguwa, House Majority Leader and Chairman of the Committee, spoke during an interactive meeting with chief executives of banks on Thursday […]

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Nasarawa explosion kills 27 | African Examiner

Posted by African Examiner Featured, Breaking News, News across Nigeria Thursday, January 26, 2023 (REVIEW AFRICAN) – At least 27 people are believed to have been killed after an explosion in Kwateri, a community between Benue and Nasarawa states. Rahman Nansel, police spokesman in Nasarawa, made the announcement […]

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Abuja Federal High Court to Stop Deadline for CBN Old Naira Notes

The Federal High Court in Abuja has been called upon to intervene in a lawsuit filed by Professor Joshua Alobo asking the Central Bank of Nigeria and its Governor Godwin Emefiele to refrain from their current January 31 deadline for recent banknotes. of 200, 500 and 1000 naira. . The lawsuit asks that the duration […]

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A town hall! Different! | Naija News

Could it be that Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu is a “Prophet” with the anointing of a seer? God sometimes speaks facts and realities through the mouths of babes, fools and fools, sometimes making the wisdom of the wise foolish. At one point he spoke through a donkey and didn’t bat an eyelid to lift rocks […]

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Family calls for investigation after police allegedly shoot 29-year-old tailor in Osun

The family of a 29-year-old tailor, Quadri Nurudeen, based in Osogbo, Osun State, have demanded a full investigation into the circumstances surrounding how Nurudeen was allegedly shot dead by state command officers of Osun from the Nigerian Police. The deceased, a father-of-one, was reportedly killed as he tried to evade arrest, after police raided his […]

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