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ECOWAS Court orders Nigeria to pay N53m for unlawful detention of German

The ECOWAS Court of Justice has ordered the Nigerian Government to pay over N53 million to a German national, Martin Gegenheimer, for unlawful arrest...

Senator Kumo dies at 71

A former senator representing Gombe Central Constituency, Saidu Kumo, is dead. He was 71. Family sources said he died at Gwagwalada Hospital, Abuja on Sunday...

INEC recruits 710 ad-hoc staff for Borno bye-elections – Official

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Borno has recruited 710 ad-hoc staff for the House of Assembly by-elections in Nganzai and Bayo constituencies of the state.

Bayelsa: PDP withdraws petition against INEC, APC

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Tuesday withdrew its petition against the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, and the All Progressives Congress, APC, before the Bayelsa Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja.

Zamfara Guber: Tribunal dismisses petition against election of Gov. Bello Mutawalle

The Zamfara Governorship Election Tribunal on Friday dismissed a petition filed by Alhaji Zayyanu Salisu of the Action Peoples Party (APP), challenging the election of Gov. Bello Mutawalle of the PDP.

APC group urges Buhari to appoint Nakande as minister

A group, All Progressives Congress Jos North Next Level Promoters, AJNLEP, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to appoint Ibrahim Dasuki Nakande into his cabinet as a minister.

2019: Why Borno is a walkover for APC, by Joe Mutah

The sheer determination and the unity of purpose being exhibited by chieftains and supporters of the APC in Borno State have actually underscored the desire of the party to retain the leadership of the state and also mobilise massive votes for its presidential candidate, Muhammadu Buhari.

Ibrahim Little joins PDP, speaks on Kano guber race

By Mustapha Usman, Kano A prominent politician in Kano, Ibrahim Ali-Amin (Little), on Friday picked the membership card of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, at...

Former governor Elechi defects to APC

The immediate past governor of Ebonyi, Chief Martin Elechi, has defected to the All Progressive Congress (APC) from the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). Elechi, a...

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