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The Head of Service of the Federation, Mrs Winifred Oyo-Ita, was conspicuously absent at the two- day ministers retreat holding in Abuja. Oyo-Ita is currently under investigation by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission over alleged financial infractions up to the tune of N3billion. Ahead of their inauguration on Wednesday, ministers-designate are attending a two-day […]

The Federal High Court Abuja, on Monday, refused to grant a request stopping President Muhammadu Buhari from inaugurating the 43 ministerial nominees over the exclusion of a Federal Capital Territory indigene from his cabinet list. The applicant, Mr Musa Baba-panya, who was also the counsel in the case, had, on Thursday, approached the court with […]

Fulani herdsmen on Sunday killed a bandit near Kango Village in Dansadau area of Maru Local Government Area and brought his AK47 gun to the Government House, Gusau. Narrating the incident to our correspondent, the Senior Special Assistant to Governor Bello Mutawalle, in charge of security, Alhaji Abubakar Dauran said, the deceased bandit was killed […]

The governor of Gombe State, Inuwa Yahaya, on Mondy paid an unscheduled visit to Kwami Local Government Area secretariat located in Mallam Sidi area of the state. As of 8:30 a.m. when he arrived at the secretariat, just a member of staff of the LG was present. Yahaya had been headed to Nafada and Dukku […]

Sudan’s deposed military leader Omar al-Bashir, who ruled the country for 30 years, arrived in court Monday in Khartoum for the start of his trial on corruption charges. Bashir, 75, was forced from power on April 11, after months of protest against his regime and appeared before a prosecutor for the first time on June […]

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