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June 12: Let’s Protect Our Hard-Earned Democracy – APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) joins all well-meaning Nigerians to celebrate the country’s new Democracy Day. In a statement signed by the National Publicity Secretary, Mallam Lanre Issa-Onilu, the APC said today’s celebration was not only significant in the annals of our political history, but also momentous in all ramifications. He added, “The President Muhammadu Buhari-led APC government has once ...

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9th NASS Presiding Officers’ Election, Victory Over PDP’s Anti-Democratic Methods — APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari; the National Chairman of the Party, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole; the APC governors; the National Executive Committee (NEC); the National Working Committee (NWC); other party leaders; members and supporters on the success of the party’s federal lawmakers at the election of the presiding officers for the 9th National Assembly. In the elections, ...

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Finally, Okorocha Gets Certificate Of Return From INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission on Tuesday issued a Certificate of Return to the embattled former Governor of Imo State, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, as winner of the recent election in Imo West Senatorial District District. Shortly after collection of the certificate within INEC headquarters in Abuja, Okorocha told journalists that he was called upon at exactly 6.14 pm that his certificate was ...

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Anambra Assembly Holds Last Session, Fixes June 12 For Inauguration

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The Anambra State House of Assembly on Tuesday held its last session which followed the dissolution of the 6th Assembly that was constituted in 2015 and announced June 12, 2019 as date for the inauguration of the 7th Assembly. The dissolution of the House followed a letter of proclamation from the State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano, dissolving ...

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National Assembly Leadership: Sanwo-Olu Congratulates Lawan, Gbajabiamila

Gov Advises Lawmakers To Put Nation Above Personal Interest Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has congratulated Senator Ahmed Lawan and Mr. Femi Gbajabiamila on their victories as President of the Senate and Speaker of the House of Representatives respectively. Governor Sanwo-Olu described Lawan’s and Gbajabiamila’s victories as results of focus, hard work, resilience and team spirit, saying that the ...

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Cybercrimes Act Will Be Amended—FG

The Federal Government has stated that the Federal Ministry of Justice is committed to pursuing the amendment of the Cybercrimes Act, which many lawyers, journalists and activists have considered repressive, unconstitutional and illegal. This was stated today by Mr. Terlumun George Tyendezwa, Head, Cybercrimes Prosecution Unit, Federal Ministry of Justice, at a Media Interactive Session on the ‘Constitutionality and Legality ...

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Breaking: Ekweremadu Joins Race For DSP

Senator-Elect Ike Ekweremadu has joined the race to be the Deputy President of the Senate with his shocking nomination to stand for election. Ekweremadu who never spoke of his intentions in the rundown to the elections was however nominated by senator-elect Chukwuka Utazi, a nomination which he (Ekwerenmadu) accepted. His nomination came after the nomination of Senator-elect Ovie Omo Agege ...

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Breaking: Ahmed Lawan Emerges New Senate President

Senator Ahmed Lawan has been elected the Senate President of the 9th Senate, as he defeated his contestant, Senator Ali Ndume. Counting so far showed that Lawan was leading with 68 votes while counting continues. There are 107 senators currently at the Senate and Lawan has already scored over half of the votes Details later… NAN

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