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The Osun State chapter of the All Progressives Congress has warned, Rasaq Salinsile, the former party Secretary in Osun to stop parading himself and impersonating Gboyega Oyetola, the Osun APC State Chairman.

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A total of Thirty-Seven (37) suspected internet fraudsters have been arrested in Enugu State. Operatives of the Enugu Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, confirmed the arrest on Thursday.

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Former Liverpool and Real Madrid midfielder, Nuri Sahin has tipped Karim Benzema to hurt the Reds when both clubs meet in the Champions League final on Saturday.

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Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Benin Zonal Command have arrested nine suspected internet fraudsters in Benin City. EFCC in a statement on its Twitter page said the suspects were arrested on Tuesday, May 24, 2022, at their hideout following actionable intelligence.

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The Electoral Committee for the APC Governorship Primaries in Lagos State has revealed that only Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu was cleared to participate.

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The uncorroborated military veterans' database has been cited as being among the main stumbling blocks in government extending assistance to impoverished former liberation fighters.

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Xolile George was due to be appointed on Wednesday by both Houses of Parliament, but after a meeting between the presiding officers and opposition leaders, it was decided to postpone these motions by a week.

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Mr Ajadi said he is stepping down because he wants to be Mr Kwankwanso’s running mate The post 2023: NNPP aspirant steps down for Kwankwanso appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

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Two governorship aspirants of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ogun State, Adekunle Akinlade and Biyi Otegbeye have rejected the choice of Mr Wale Ohu as the Chairman of the electoral committee for the ongoing primary election.

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The Head of Department, Political Science, University of Lagos, Dr. Rotimi Fayemi on Thursday in Kaduna warned politicians against using money to influence their votes.

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President Muhammadu Buhari’s aide on new media, Lauretta Onochie, has mocked a former lawmaker representing Kogi West, Senator Dino Melaye, and Senator Shehu Sani, who represented Kaduna Central during the 8th National Assembly after the pair failed to secure the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Senatorial and Governorship tickets respectively.

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The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Malam Muhammad Bello has ordered the reopening of the Dei Dei building material market for commercial activities, writing off the recent crisis that engulfed the location as a traffic accident hijacked by hoodlums, not an ethnic occurrence.

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Gauteng's education department spokesperson, Steve Mabona, said the trio and two other siblings were given the energy drinks by their father on Thursday morning.

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A former Commissioner for Local Government Chieftaincy Affairs, Liman Isah Kantigi has emerged winner of the governorship primaries of the Niger State Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.

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Ex-media aide to former President, Goodluck Jonathan, Reno Omokri, has urged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to arrest any failed candidate of any political party who is asking delegates to refund their monies after losing election ticket ahead of the 2023 general poll.

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Senator Magnus Abe has clarified that he is still in the race for the Governorship ticket of the APC in Rivers State.

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Danny Drinkwater has said he is disappointed at how his time at Chelsea has gone in a farewell message posted on Thursday.

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The Nigeria Police have confirmed the arrest of Oriyomi Hamzat on Thursday. The popular Ibadan-based broadcaster was taken by Force Intelligence Bureau (FIB) operatives.

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Mr. Uche Nnaji has emerged the All Progressives Congress, APC, governorship candidate in Enugu State. Nnaji, a businessman, is from Akpugo, in Nkanu West Local Government Area of Enugu State.

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The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has cautioned Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State over his remarks against its members. IPOB warned Umahi that Fulanis will not allow him become Nigeria’s president, hence he should stop his anger against its members.

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Lilongwe based women’s choir, Chinsapo Sweet Melodies, has left for Tanzania where among other things the choir is scheduled to perform during a Youth Conference in the Tanzanian Capital, Dodoma.

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Police have arrested Gerald Maida aged 20 and Lydia Kadango aged 49 over the murder of Alinafe Bonongwe, a Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) manager in Dedza who was killed in February.

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The management of the Tafo Government Hospital in Kumasi in the Ashanti Region has stressed that reports of a student nurse turning into a crocodile at the hospital hold no water. This is contained in a press release from the hospital seeking to clarify ongoing speculations.

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After a more than two-year case with many twists and turns, a former Scorpions investigator who attempted to rob a bank in Pretoria in 2019, has been sentenced to six years imprisonment after making specific admissions which led to a guilty verdict.

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