Another Crisis In APC As Deputy Chairman Accuses Party Leadership Of Plotting To Deny Akeredolu And Obaseki Party Tickets .

370 ViewsMr Shaibu Accused the Party Of Violating Guidelines Ahead Of Ondo, Edo Primary Elections He said the process towards the two elections was shrouded in secrecy, which was in violation of the constitution of the party. Deputy National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (North), Lawal Shuaibu, has accused the party’s leadership of flouting guidelines ahead of the governorship primaries in Ondo and Edo states. Shuaibu disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja. He said the process towards the two elections was shrouded in secrecy, which was…

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Victor Moses, others test negative to COVID-19

182 ViewsVictor Moses and Romelu Lukaku and others Inter Milan players, as well as the coaching and management staff coronavirus test carried out, have returned negative. The Serie A giant made this known in a statement on its official website on Sunday night. It said: “FC Internazionale Milano announces that all of the results from Friday’s medical tests on the club’s players, coaching staff, management staff, and the remainder of the team group have returned as negative.” Inter and other Serie A clubs are allowed to resume group training from…

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Zenith, Dangote Cement,BUA Cement, others spur equity market’s N130bn gain

137 ViewsMore investors at the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Wednesday May 20 renewed their buy decisions in favour of some mid/large cap stocks like Dangote Cement Plc, Zenith Bank Plc, BUA Cement Plc and GTBank Plc. Investors bargain mood amid relatively less supply of these value stocks and others impacted positively on pricing with corresponding effect on value of listed stocks on the Bourse. Investors booked N130billion gain. While investors continue to see value in Dangote Cement, and the banking counters, they also saw the need to make the…

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COVID-19: Ganduje disinfects 31 churches in Kano, cautions CAN against flouting safety protocols

693 ViewsKano State Government has disinfected 31 churches to stop the spread of COVID-19 in the state, Governor Abdullahi Ganduje disclosed. The governor made the disclosure while meeting with the leadership of the state chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, at the Government House, Kano, on Tuesday. According to him, collaboration with Christian stakeholders was necessary to curb the spread of the disease in the state. The governor, therefore, appealed to the leaders and other residents to adhere strictly to medical precautions. Mr Ganduje also disclosed that the state…

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Breaking: Ikpeazu set to check Ndiegoro flood, fix Ngwa Road in Aba

122 Views Governor Okezie Ikpeazu says massive construction work at various roads around Ndiegoro axis of Aba, including Ngwa Road, Obohia Road and their environs would commence in two weeks as the State has signed funding agreement and paid its own counterpart fund for the N27.4bn World Bank assisted project. The Governor disclosed this while speaking in a monitored radio interview in Umuahia, the State capital. He informed that the World Bank assisted project would cover storm water management, waste management and road construction and urged those living in the concerned…

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Breaking: Buhari sacks Uwakwe as NECO registrar, dismisses 4 other senior staff

447 ViewsPresident Muhammadu Buhari has terminated the appointment of Prof. Charles Uwakwe as the Registrar/Chief Executive of the National Examinations Council, (NECO). Similarly, he has dismissed four other Management Staff of the Council for various offences. In a Letter dated 11th May, 2020 and signed by the Permanent Secretary Federal Ministry of Education, Arc. Sonny Echono on behalf of the Education Minister, Uwakwe was accused of violating the Public Procurement Act (2007) and pursuant to PSR 030402 and part 1 schedule 4 (i) of NECO Establishment Act. Part of the…

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Sects Okene: ‘We Won’t Tolerate Breach Of Peace During Eid Prayers’, Police Warns Warring Sects Continue

289 ViewsKogi State Police Command has warned leaders of warring Islamic sects in Okene to shun any form of violence within and around the Central Mosque during forthcoming Eid prayers on Saturday. This is connected to the lingering crises between Tijaniyya and Sunni sects over who become the chief imam following the demise of the former imam, Musa Galadima who died in 2019. Last Friday, during jummat service, eight people were injured in a clash between members of the two Islamic sects at Okene Central Mosque. In a statement issued…

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NIM Warns Banks Against Giving Loans To Kogi Government, Advises Judges To Shun Bribe From State Governor

652 ViewsAny attempt by Yahaya Bello to collect loan or use the state’s monthly allocation to bribe the Election Petition Tribunal judges as already set in motion, will be a great disservice not only to the people of Kogi State but Nigeria at large. Civil right organisation, Nigerian Integrity Movement, has raise the alarm over plans to induce the Election Tribunal judges in Kogi State to subvert the wheel of justice in their judgement in respect of the 2019 governorship election. In a statement by Mr Kayode Esan, National Coordinator…

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