Don’t assume office yet – Senate warns PenCom, CCB, ICPC nominees

By Ikechukwu Okaforadi The Senate has advised the nominees into the headship of three federal government institutions, whose names were recently announced in new appointments, not to resume work until their nominations are confirmed in accordance with the provision of the constitution and the establishment laws of the affected institutions. The nominees More...

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By Peoples Daily On Monday, August 21st, 2017
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Dukku north bye Elections: PDP thugs attack presiding officers in Gombe

From David Hassan, Gombe A number of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) thugs loaded in pick up vans yesterday were said to have attacked presiding officers in some polling units at Malala ward when Gombe state House More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, August 21st, 2017
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Northern youths vow to discourage money politics

From Ahmed Kaigama, Bauchi Northern Youth Assembly of Nigeria (NYAN) has vowed to discourage money politics and bridge the gap between the elected and the electorates in the north. This was disclosed during the More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, August 21st, 2017
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Nigeria must get it right come 2019 elections or collapse as a nation – Bugaje warns

From Umar Dankano, Yola Nigerians, especially those in the political arena, have been challenged to strive hard with a view of getting it right in the forthcoming general elections come 2019 so that the system in More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, August 21st, 2017
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Group welcomes President Buhari in grand style

From Umar Dankano, Yola. The Yola based political movement, Buhari/Osinbajo Again (BOA), has organised a special prayer session to welcome President Muhammadu Buhari from medical treatment in London. Chairman of More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, August 21st, 2017
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APC youths brandished AK47 during crisis – Bayelsa govt

The government of Bayelsa State has alleged that youths of the All Progressives Congress (APC) brandished AK47 automatic rifles on major streets of the state during the political crisis in the party at the weekend More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, August 21st, 2017
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South East Governors Forum felicitates with Buhari on return from UK

By Umar Mohammed Puma The South-East Governors Forum has welcomed President Muhammadu Buhari back to Nigeria after his medical vacation in the United Kingdom. The Chairman of the Forum and Ebonyi Governor, David More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, August 21st, 2017
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NANS welcomes Buhari, wants cabinet reshuffle

By Ikechukwu Okaforadi The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has expressed delight over the return of President Muhammadu Buhari to the country after a medical vacation in London. A statement by NANS’ More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, August 18th, 2017
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IBB @ 76: You’re a patriot, gift to mankind – Niger Gov

From Yakubu Mustapha, Minna The Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello, has described the former Military President General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, who clocks 76 years today as a precious gift to mankind More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, August 17th, 2017
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S’West PDP excos sue Makarfi, others over sack

By Ali Alkali with agency report The South-West Zonal Executive Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party has headed for the Federal High Court in Abuja to challenge the dissolution of the party’s executive committee More...