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We are set for Osun Governorship Poll – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC says major activities that will make the commission conduct a free fair and credible election in Osun Governorship election in the next two weeks have been successfully undertaken. INEC Chairman, Professor Mahmoud Yakubu stated this in Abuja during a meeting with members of the Inter-Agency Consultative Committee on Continue Reading
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Nigeria, Portugal Sign Mou in Key Sectors

Nigeria and Portugal have signed several Memoranda of Understanding for cooperation in different sectors. The signing ceremony was done by cabinet-level officials from the two countries and witnessed by President Buhari and the Prime Minister of Portugal, Antonio Costa. The MoUs signed include Political Consultations; Diplomatic Training, Research and the Exchange of Continue Reading
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Osun 2022: INEC Charges Media on Professionalism

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, wants the media to embrace professionalism in the discharge of their responsibilities in the July 16th governorship election in Osun State. INEC National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, Mr Festus Okoye made the call in Osogbo at a roundtable with media executives ahead of the Continue Reading
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Senate Confirms 7 Ministerial Nominees

The Senate has confirmed seven persons nominated as ministers by President Muhammadu Buhari Presided over by the Senate President, Ahmed Lawal, the nominees were confirmed on Wednesday following screening by the upper chamber. The development came days after President Buhari appointed the ministers and wrote to the Senate, seeking their confirmation. Four of the Continue Reading
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Senate Begins Screening of Ministerial Nominees

The Senate has commenced the screening of the seven ministerial nominees transmitted to it by President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday last week. The nominees currently appearing before the Senate Committee are: Henry Ikechukwu Ikoh – Abia State; Umana Okon Umana (Akwa Ibom), Ekumankama Joseph Nkama (Ebonyi); and Goodluck Nnana Opiah (Imo) Others are Umar Ibrahim […]Continue Reading
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2023: Don’t complain of bad governance if you don’t have PVC- Group tells Nigerians

Political Awareness Group, PAG has advised Nigerians who do not have Permanent Voter Card (PVC) not to complain of bad governance after the 2023 elections. Chairman of PAG, Barrister Abdulwaheed Olowonjaye stated this in Ibadan while speaking during a stakeholder’s conference organised by the group, an Association of Muslim Professionals and Technocrats. Barrister Continue Reading