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Reps order arrest of NDDC Acting MD over walk out of Committee

Members of House of Representatives have ordered the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, to immediately arrest the Acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, Prof Kemebradikumo Daniel Pondei, for contempt of the legislature. The Interim Management Committee of the NDDC led by Pondei had staged a walk-out from the committee

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Apex Court dismisses Timi Alaibe’s suit against Gov Diri

The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed the appeal filed by a governorship aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party in Bayelsa State, Timi Alaibe, challenging the emergence of Governor Duoye Diri as the party’s candidate in the last year’s election. A five-man panel of the apex court led by Justice Olabode Rhodes-Vivour dismissed

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Former Oyo state Governor, Ajimobi, Is Dead

A former governor of Oyo State, Abiola Ajimobi, is dead. According to SaharaReporters, the 70-year-old, who had been on a life support machine since last Friday at First Cardiology Hospital in Ikoyi, Lagos, after slipping into a coma following Coronavirus complications, finally died on Thursday. On Monday, a reliable source close to the ex-governor had told

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Ghana’s NDC Minority in Parliament condemns Nigeria High Commission demolition

...Demands a Public Inquiry Ghana's National Democratic Congress,NDC Minority in Parliament has condemned the demolition of the Nigerian High Commission in Accra, Ghana, which the Government claimed was carried out by unidentified elements. In a statement signed by MP Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa of North Tongu, a ranking member of Ghana's

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Pastor Ize-Iyamu Emerges Edo APC Guber flagbearer

Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu has emerged the governorship candidate of the Edo State All Progressives Congress (APC), polling 27,838 votes to beat two other aspirants. The other two aspirants, Dr. Pius Odubu and Mr. Osaro Obaze came second and third with 3,776 votes and 2,324 votes respectively. Announcing the results, submitted by the 18 Local Government Retiring

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