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Justice Bulkachuwa withdraws from presiding over Presidential Election Tribunal

The President of the Court of Appeal and chairman, Presidential Election Petition Tribunal Hon. Justice Zainab Adamu Bulkachuwa has withdrawn from presiding over the panel. The PDP and its candidate in the last presidential election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, had in the last sitting asked Justice Bulkachuwa to withdraw from the five-member panel of the Presidential

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Buhari  gives reasons why he refuses to sack cabinet ministers President Muhammadu Buhari has said that his decision to retain cabinet ministers in the last three and half years in spite of pressures from some quarters is because of their unique skill, strength and leadership qualities. The President made this known during a valedictory session of

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Lalong is now Northern govs’ chairman

The Plateau State Governor Simon Lalong  has emerged as    Shettima’s successor. The Borno governor’s  four-year tenure ends on May 29. Shettima  will be representing Borno Central in the 9th National Assembly. Shettima of the  All Progressives Congress  took over from former Niger State Governor Babangida Aliyu in 2015. The  communiqué read in part, “The forum deliberated extensively on the

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Zainab, Abubakar return from Saudi Arabia after four months in detention

Two Nigerians, Miss Zainab Aliyu and Ibrahim Abubakar, who were implicated for alleged drug trafficking but freed by Saudi Arabian authorities, returned home. The duo arrived at the Malam Aminu Kano International Airport aboard the same flight at 10 am, two weeks after regaining freedom after diplomatic intervention by the Federal Government. Miss Aliyu, a final-year

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