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Supreme Court Didn’t Remove Amaju Pinnick Or NFF Board From Office – Keyamo

Lagos lawyer, Festus Keyamo (SAN) has clarified that the Supreme Court did not remove Mr Amaju Pinnick and the Board of the Nigerian Football Federation,  NFF, from office. In a statement signed by two counsel in his chambers, Festus Ukpe and Arinze Egbo, Keyamo said, “Just this morning, the Supreme Court of Nigeria delivered Judgment in Appeal No. SC/731/2016 between ...

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2019: Lagos Commences Massive Mobilisation Of Residents For PVCs

…translates eight laws into Yoruba, Egun, Pidgin languages, to work on six others The Lagos State Government on Friday said adequate arrangements have been firmed up to massively mobilize residents for the collection of Permanent Voters’ Cards (PVCs) to enable them to fully participate in the forthcoming 2019 general elections. Speaking at the annual Ministerial Press Briefing to mark the ...

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Lagos Restricts Movement For Construction Of Pen Cinema Flyover

In its efforts to deliver the Pen Cinema Flyover on schedule, the Lagos State Government on Friday announced that there would be further restriction of vehicular movement at the Agege Intersection between Railway crossing and Church Street along Agunbiade Street in Agege. In a statement signed by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Works and Infrastructure, the Government said that due ...

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Gov Aspirant Worries Over Continued Flooding In Owerri

An Imo State governorship aspirant for the 2019 gubernatorial election, Nick Opara-Ndudu, has lamented the continued flooding of Owerri, the state capital and adjourning towns. He blamed the deluge of water on the ongoing urban renewal project which he said has resulted in the destruction of already provided infrastructure in the city. Opara-Ndudu, a former commissioner, who is seeking the ...

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Senators Call For Buhari’s Impeachment

• Reps suspend debate on president’s approval Senators were eager to commence impeachment proceedings, yesterday, but for the intervention of  Senate President, Bukola Saraki. The senators wanted the chamber to begin the process of the president’s impeachment immediately but, reason prevailed. They accused President Muhammadu Buhari of alleged violation of section 80 of the 1999 Constitution, as amended. Buhari was ...

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Killings: Catholic Bishops Ask Buhari To Resign

Amidst growing concerns about the recent killings by suspected Fulani herdsmen in the country, including two Catholic priests and 15 other worshippers in Benue State, the Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to resign. The CBCN urged President Buhari to stop presiding “over the killing fields and mass graveyard” that the country had allegedly become ...

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Benue Killings: Labour Party Commiserates With Catholic Church, Benue People

The National Leadership of Labour Party (LP) has commiserated with the Catholic Church, people and Government of Benue State over the slaughter of two Reverend Fathers, a Catechist and 14 others, in Ayer Mbalom, Gwer East Local Government Area of Benue State. In a Press Statement signed by the National Chairman of the Party, Alhaji Abdulkadir Abdulsalam, the party condemned ...

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Catholic Bishop  Condemns Killing Of  2 Priests, 15 Others In Benue By Suspected Fulani Herdsmen

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The Catholic bishop of Awka Diocese, His Lordship Most Rev. Paulinus Ezeokafor, on wednesday condemned the killing of two priests, Rev. Fathers Joseph Gor and Felix Tyolaha, one catechist and 14 worshippers who attended Morning Mass at St. Ignatius’ Catholic Church, Ayar-Mbalom, in Gwer East Local Government Area of Benue State by suspected Fulani herdsmen. It was ...

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2019: Buhari Deserves No Second Term — Ramas 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka United Nations Ambassador of Peace and renowned community leader in Anambra state Dr.Ramas Okoye Asuzu says President Muhammadu Buhari does not deserve a second term in office due to what he sees as hardship meted out on the citizenry by the APC-led federal government. The community leader recalled that when the incumbent president was the military head ...

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