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PDP loses Rep to SDP

  The Social Democratic Party (SDP) has gained its first defector in the House of Representatives. The member, Olamide Oni, who represents Ijero/Ekiti-West/Efo federal constituency of Ekiti state, announced his defection from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Wednesday during plenary. He cited division as his reason for leaving the PDP which sponsored

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Senate adjourns plenary over Melaye, summons IG to Thursday‎ plenary

  The Senate has adjourned plenary over the arrest and detention of Senator Dino Melaye by the Nigeria Police. The lawmakers, some of whom were emotional, took turns at the plenary on Wednesday to condemn the police for what they termed “inhuman treatment of Melaye by security operatives.” They also summoned the ‎Inspector

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