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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 Justice Zainab Adamu Bulkachuwa has withdrawn from presiding over the panel.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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Onnoghen’s resignation: Buhari is vindicated- APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) said on Friday that the resignation of the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen has vindicated the action of the President and the stand of the party who earlier called for his resignation. Justice Onnoghen’s resignation is coming few hours after the National Judicial Council reportedly recommended to

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