Electoral Act amendment ‘ll check malpractices, violence – Saraki

Senate President, Bukola Saraki By Christiana Ekpa The Senate President Bukola Saraki, has expressed confidence that the recent amendments to the electoral law will strengthen the nation’s electoral process and make it conform with the international best practices. Saraki disclosed this when he received the delegation of Safran IS, an international More...

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By Peoples Daily On Friday, May 19th, 2017
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Ignore Makarfi’s antic, stay in PDP – Sheriff tells members

*I never asked people to defect, Makarfi replies By Ali Alkali Sen. Ali Modu Sheriff-led Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged members of the party to ignore an advice for those of them desirous of contesting More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, May 19th, 2017
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Sheriff is an undertaker sent by APC to bury PDP – Defector lawmaker

Edward Pwajok, the lawmaker representing Jos South/East federal constituency has described Ali Modu Sheriff, national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), as an undertaker brought into the opposition More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, May 19th, 2017
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Be careful with your comments, pro-democracy group warns Junaid Mohammed

A pro-democracy group, under the aegis of Guardian of Democracy Movement (GDM), has warned ex-lawmaker, Junaid Mohammed against making any inciting comment that could lead to unrest in the nation. GDM strongly warned More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, May 19th, 2017
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I have no regrets supporting Wike to become Rivers governor – Jonathan

Former President Goodluck Jonathan *I will never abandon you Sir, says Wike Former President, Goodluck Jonathan has said that the performance of Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has justified the support More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, May 19th, 2017
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Soon, 30 year-old can run for Nigeria presidency -Dogara

The Speaker, House of Representatives, has given an assurance that the House was committed to passing the “Not Too Young To Run” Bill in order to lower the age requirements for elective offices in the country. Addressing More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, May 19th, 2017
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Kwara Assembly eulogizes NASS leadership’s transparency

From Isiaka Lamidi, Ilorin State Houses of Assembly in Nigeria have been urged to emulate the transparent and participatory process of passing budget of the National Assembly to further enhance the well-being of More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, May 19th, 2017
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Gov Ahmed advocates LGA reform

By Isiaka Lamidi, Ilorin Kwara State Governor, Dr Abdulfatah Ahmed has advocated a thorough reform of local government administration in the country in order to ensure tangible opportunities for the third-tier of More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, May 16th, 2017
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Pay Peace Corps N11m from police account, court orders CBN

By Paschal Njoku, Abuja Justice Sylvanus Oriji of High Court of the Federal Capital Territory has issued a garnishee order attaching the money belonging to the Nigerian Police in the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, May 16th, 2017
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Senate backtracks, to pass anti graft laws

By Ikechukwu Okaforadi and Christiana Ekpa The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has said that the National Assembly will pass key anti corruption Bills pending in the parliament before July 2017, noting, this will More...