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APC condemns destruction of Akwa Ibom governor’s campaign billboards

Some billboards promoting Mr Emmanuel’s second term bid were torn into pieces.

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi

Enugu denies stopping issuance of birth certificates by hospitals, churches

The government says it is untrue and should be disregarded.

Keke Napep used to illustrate the story.

Plateau VIO impounds 800 tricycles

Most of the impounded tricycles have been released to their owners after registration.

Nigeria map showing Kebbi State

Kebbi Govt. releases N1.3bn gratuity to state, LG retirees – Official

He appealed to all retirees for their support and understanding.

Nasarawa State Governor, Tanko Al-Makura

Why I am probing Buhari’s Senate ally – APC Governor

The governor is also gunning for a Senate seat next year.

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OsunDecides: APC, PDP bicker over violent attacks on loyalists

Both campaigns allege a spontaneous uptick in violent aggression against supporters ahead of elections Saturday.

Mr Prince Akpabio

Akwa Ibom governor nominates another Akpabio’s relative commissioner

A commissioner who was sacked to appease Mr Akpabio, has been reappointed.

Shitte

Police arrest Shiite members

The Shiite members were arrested for attacking the police during a procession in Zaria.

Gov Seriake Dickson speaking

Bayelsa gov, minister differ on state’s debt profile

While the governor says the state owes N123 billion, the minister says it has incurred the N800 billion domestic and $216 million external debts.

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Businessman jailed 15 years for forging foreign cheques

Mr Biyere was found guilty on each of the 13 counts brought against him by the EFCC and sentenced to a total of 140 years.

Borno state on map used to illustrate the story

Borno APC chairman’s son ‘abducted’

The boy was taken away from school by an unknown woman who pretended to be a relative

Nigerian Police officers on duty

One killed as police clash with suspected robbers in Lagos

The police say an undisclosed number of the robbery gang were injured.

Tonye Cole

What I’ll do in Rivers state if elected governor — Tonye Cole

He said the state has, over the years, been struggling with the challenges of political division.

Nigerian Police officers used to illustrate the story

Two killed, scores injured in Ekiti bank raid

A guard, who was shot in the head, died within the premises of the bank.

Senator Iyiola Omisore

Osun Decides: SDP, ADC, ADP have agreed to work together to stop APC’s ‘rigging’ — Omisore

The parties says they will run their separate elections but with their agents ensure the election is free and credible.

Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau state

Gov. Lalong not defecting to PDP- Commissioner

Mr Lalong has never contemplated leaving the APC, a spokesman says.

Ekiti election tribunal relocates to Abuja

The decision was taken over security threats.

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue state.

Gov. Ortom confirms receipt of N14.9bn Paris Club refunds

The governor says 80 per cent of the funds would be committed to payment of salaries, pensions and gratuities.

Boko Haram

Boko Haram insurgents kill seven, burn three villages in Borno

Attacks by the terrorists in Nigeria’s war-ravaged northeast have increased in recent months.

people with disabilities rally support for ADC candidate, Akinbade

OsunDecides: People with disabilities rally support for ADC candidate, Akinbade

The group held a rally with the ADC deputy governorship candidate, Folahanmi Oloyede, in Osogbo.

Undergraduate, who died at school's facility, buried amid controversy

Undergraduate, who died at school’s facility, buried amid controversy

The victim was a 400-level student of Microbiology at the university.

Lagos High court

Abuja satellite town, Nyanya, gets High Court

The FCT chief judge says the divisions will serve Karu, Mararaba, Jikwoyi and Karshi.

Pilgrims used to illustrate the story

Hajj 2018: First batch of Zamfara pilgrims returns home

Hajj official says the second batch is expected to return to Nigeria on Thursday.

Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State

Gov. Umahi sacks aide for absconding from duty

“The insinuation that her sack was political is unfounded because all appointment or sack of public officers is political.”

IGP Idris Ibrahim

Osun Poll: FG didn’t pay police officers N50,000 – Spokesperson

The Force says payment of allowance to personnel during elections is statutory.