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Sanwo-Olu inaugurates 35 new Commissioners, Special Advisers

Olusola Elijah The Governor of Lagos State , Mr Babajide Sanwo- Olu, on Tuesday inaugurated the 35 members of his cabinet at an event at the Adeyemi Bero Auditorium, Alausa, Ikeja on Tuesday. The Governor urged the new commissioners and special advisers to make impact and asked them to be transparent and accountable in all their dealings and serve residents to the best of their…
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Court grants Atiku's son-in-law N20million bail

Olusola Elijah A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos State has on Thursday granted bail to Mr Abdullahi Babalele, son-in-law of Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate. Justice Nicholas Oweibo admitted Babalele to bail for…
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Breaking: Adeleke speaks on his defeat at Supreme court

Alfred Olufemi The gubernatorial candidate of the People’s Democratic Party in the 2018 governorship election, Senator Ademola Adeleke has congratulated Governor Gboyega Oyetola on his victory at the Supreme Court, affirming that his ambition was never a do or die affair. In a statement issued after the court ruling on Friday, Senator Adeleke said the Supreme Court being the apex court…
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INEC Agrees with Supreme Court, Declares PDP winner of Zamfara Governorship Election

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate in Zamfara, Bello Matawalle winner of the state’s governorship election. INEC Chairman Professor Mahmood Yakubu who announced this during a press conference in Abuja on Saturday, said the opposition party won in all elective positions in the state. Yakubu said the…
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Jigawa State Assembly Impeaches Speaker

The speaker of Jigawa state house of assembly, Isah Idris has been impeached. The speaker was impeached by 20 out of the 30 members of the house that voted in what appeared to be an emergency seating on Thursday morning. The former speaker, was unanimously voted in as…
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Osun PDP Reveals Next Move After Appeal Court Judgement

Alfred Olufemi The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has responded to the Appeal Court Judgement, which nullified the Tribunal’s verdict and upheld the victory of Gboyega Oyetola as Osun State Governor. The Election Petition Tribunal in its March 22 ruling declared Senator Ademola Adeleke of the PDP as the winner of the governorship election. Meanwhile, in the early hours of…
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