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Tribunal grants Atiku access to inspect electoral materials, rejects forensic exam request

The Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal on Wednesday granted the request by the Peoples Democratic Party and its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, to be allowed to inspect the electoral materials used by the Independent National Electoral Commission for the conduct of the February 23 polls. But the three-man panel led by Justice Abdul Aboki unanimously […]

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I lost my senses after my boyfriend forced me to wear pants – Physiotherapist

A 32-year-old physiotherapist at the National Orthopaedic Hospital, Igbobi, Lagos, Rachael Godwin, on Wednesday, narrated how her boyfriend, a suspected Internet fraudster simply identified as Olumide, forced her to wear pants, which he allegedly used for money rituals. According to her, Olumide, in connivance with his colleague, forced her to wear pants for money rituals. […]

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Some politicians planning to disrupt governorship election, says Buratai

The Chief of the Army Staff, Lt Gen Tukur Buratai, has said that military intelligence revealed that some politicians are planning to perpetrate acts of violence including bombings and assassinations to disrupt the peaceful conduct of the elections. Buratai said the army “must not allow them to succeed.” The army chief stated this on Wednesday […]

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BREAKING: Tribunal reserves ruling on PDP, Atiku’s application for inspection of election materials

A three-man panel of the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal in Abuja has reserved ruling on the ex-parte motion filed by the Peoples Democratic Party and its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, seeking an order granting them access to inspect the electoral materials used for the February 23 poll. The three-man panel, in a pre-hearing session […]

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Minimum wage: Senate shops for new chairman as Adeyeye quits

The leadership of the Senate has yet to appoint a new chairman for its ad hoc committee on Minimum Wage Bill following the voluntary withdrawal of the Senate Chief Whip, Senator Olusola Adeyeye, from the panel. Adeyeye, who was saddled with the responsibility of working on the legislation with six others, had told the Senate […]

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has raised the alarm that Nigeria was more divided and in danger over the current state of disunity in the country. Obasanjo said the country was in a worse situation at the moment when compared to the period of the civil war. The former President stated this on Thursday while speaking […]

The Buhari Media Organisation has said Senate President Bukola Saraki is the biggest loser in the 2019 general elections because he has lost so much in the power equation and is fast on his way to political extinction. The Pro-Buhari group described Saraki as a perennial political schemer who had suddenly lost relevance and therefore […]

The United States has said it is disappointed by the low voter turnout and reports of voter intimidation, vote -buying, interference by security forces and violence in some locations during Nigeria’s 2019 elections. But the Independent National Electoral Commission in its reaction to the US assessment of the elections said there could never be any […]

A 25-year-old man, Ajibade Olumuyiwa, has reportedly killed his wife’s suspected lover, Olakiitan Balogun, after catching him on their matrimonial bed with his wife. Olumuyiwa was said to have caught his wife, Titilayo, and her alleged lover around 12.30am on Sunday, and reportedly hit his head against the wall. The incident occurred at the Doland […]

One person was shot dead and many injured in Lagos on Wednesday as commercial drivers and policemen attached to the Lagos State Task Force on Environmental and Special Offences (Enforcement) Unit clashed in the Mile 12 area. It was gathered that the clash, which began around 10am, was as a result of the resistance by […]

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