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Makinde cancels midterm break in Oyo schools

Oyo State governor, Seyi Makinde, has announced the cancellation of Thursday and Friday mid-term break for public primary and secondary schools in the state. The...

Democracy Day: Buhari hosts world leaders to dinner

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Tuesday night hosted World leaders to dinner and gala night ahead of Wednesday’s maiden edition of the country’s Democracy Day...

Nigerian online news today Wednesday, June 12, 2019

1.Ahmad Lawan and Femi Ggbajabiamila were on Tuesday elected as Senate President and House of Representatives Speaker of the 9th National Assembly. While Ovie Omo-Agege...

INEC finally issue Certificate of Return to OKorocha

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The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC has finally issued former Imo state governor, Rochas Okorocha, a certificate of return for winning the February 23rd...

June 12 more important than May 29– Tunubu

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, says May 29 does not carry the weight of significance that June 12...

What Buhari said as Lawan, Gbajabiamila emerged Senate President, Speaker

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the newly elected presiding officers of the Ninth National Assembly. This was contained in a statement Tuesday evening by his...

Gbajabiamila elected Speaker House of Representatives

The House of Representatives, Tuesday, elected Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila as Speaker of the 9th House of Representatives. Gbajabiamila polled 283 votes to defeat his challenger,...

Ilorin Emir’s mother, queen of dynasty– Cleric

Late mother of Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu Gambari, the Emir of Ilorin, Hajia Aishat Nma Sulu-Gambari, has been described as a queen of dynasty, woman...

Strick out Atiku’s petition- Buhari tells tribunal

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday prayed the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal to strike out the petition filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and...

Breaking news: Lawan elected senate president

The Senator representing Yobe North constituency, Ahmed Lawan, has won the leadership position of the ninth National Assembly. Senator Lawan defeated his opponent Ali-Ndume with...

How Okorocha was barred from 9th National Assembly inauguration

The immediate past governor of Imo state, Rochas Okorocha, has been stopped from participating in the inauguration of the 9th National Assembly. The ex-governor had...

Breaking news: Ndume nominated for Senaye President

Ali Ndume, senator-elect representing Borno South Senatorial district, has been nominated for the office of the Senate President. Ndume was nominated by Senator-elect from Adamawa...

National Assembly Turning Into ‘gentlemen Club’ – Tinubu

OluremiTinubu, the Senator representing Lagos Central District, has said the National Assembly is gradually turning into an ‘exclusive gentlemen’s club’. Speaking yesterday in Abuja, at...

Ilorin shuts down as Emir of Ilorin holds mother’s Fidau prayer

Emir of Ilorin, Alhaji Ibrahim  Sulu-Gambari, Tuesday holds Fidau Prayers on behave of his late mother, Hajia Ayishat Nma Sulu-Gambari, at the ancient palace of...

President Buhari welcomes Italian support on repatriation of stolen funds

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday in Abuja welcomed the support of the Italian government to help recover and repatriate illegally deposited Nigerian assets in foreign...

Withdrawal of petition by Coalition for Changes against Buhari’s victory, patrotic...

  The Presidency expresses delight at the withdrawal of one of four petitions challenging the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari in the February 2019 election. The...

May 29 no longer public holiday

President Muhammadu Buhari today Monday has assented to the bill declaring June 12 Public Holiday, Democracy Day, instead of May 29. The Senior Special Assistant...

Simi speaks on scary depression

Nigerian singer, Simi has opened up on her thoughts about depression and according to her, the situation is simply “scary and sad”. Last night, a...

Nigerian govt declares June 12 public holiday

The Federal Government has declared Wednesday, June 12, as public holiday to commemorate the maiden National Democracy Day. This was contained in a statement released...

Kano anti-corruption speaks on Emir Sanisi’s case

The Kano Anti Corruption and Public Commission has insisted that its Investigation into alleged financial misappropriation by the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammad Sanusi...

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