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Presidential Tribunal: Mustapha reveals those who robbed, took Atiku’s money

Mustapha Salihu, the National Vice Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Northwest, on Friday told the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the last election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, that he was deceived by scammers into believing that there was an INEC server used to transmit the results of the election. He […]

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123 Northerners detained after entering Lagos [Photos]

One hundred and twenty three petty traders from Northern part of the country have been detained by the Lagos State government. It confirmed the arrest on its verified Twitter handle n Friday. Chairman of Lagos State Taskforce, Yinka Egbeyemi, said a trailer conveying them was intercepted after a security alert from the public. He disclosed […]

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RCCG: Adeboye drops new prophecy for Nigeria

Pastor Enoch Adeboye, General Overseer, Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), has prophesied that Nigeria would come out great, march forward and overcome its numerous challenges. He made the prophetic declarations in his sermon at the 67 Holy Ghost Congress held at the Redemption Camp, KM 46, Lagos/Ibadan Expressway, however, urged Nigerians to return to […]

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BREAKING: Govt releases fresh conditions for El-Zakzaky’s treatment abroad

The Kaduna State government has released fresh conditions that must be met before it will allow the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibraheem El Zakzaky and his wife, Zeenat travel to India for medical treatment. This was made known in a statement issued on Wednesday evening, by Kaduna state commissioner for Internal […]

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Buhari signs 3 new bills into law

President Muhammadu Buhari has assented to the ​National Biosafety Management Agency (Amendment) Act, 2019, with a view to preventing any adverse effect to human health and environment in the country. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on the National Assembly (Senate), Sen. Ita Enang, confirmed this development in a statement in Abuja on Wednesday. […]

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FG declares Monday, Tuesday public holidays

The Federal Government has declared Monday 12th and Tuesday 13th August as public holidays, to mark the 2019 Eid-il-Kabir celebrations. Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Interior, Barr. Georgina Ekeoma Ehuriah, made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government. Ehuriah congratulated the Muslim faithful on the occasion and called on all Nigerians at home and in […]

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Gov Akeredolu allegedly threatens to destroy, level Ondo community [AUDIO]

The Governor of Ondo State, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has been caught in an audio recording where he threatened to destroy Ikale land in Okitipupa Local Government Area of the state. DAILY POST gathered that Akeredolu made the threat at the palace of Abodi of Ikale land, Oba George Faduyile, where he tongue-lashed the monarch over the […]

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Shi’ites react to El-Zakzaky’s reported release

Members of the proscribed Islamic Movement of Nigeria, IMN, better known as Shi’ites have said they are not aware their leader, Ibraheem El-Zakzaky has been freed from the custody of the Department of State Services, DSS. Reports of El-Zakzaky’s release emerged on the internet Monday night sequel to an order of the Kaduna state High […]

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BREAKING: DSS confirms arrest of Sowore, gives reason

The Department of State Services (DSS) on Sunday confirmed that its operatives arrested Omoyele Sowore. DAILY POST had reported that Sowore, the convener of planned Revolution Now protest against bad governance, was picked up at his apartment in the early hours of Saturday. The political activist raised the alarm in a distress tweet at exactly […]

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BREAKING: Catholic priest shot dead by suspected herdsmen in Enugu

The Catholic Parish Priest of St. James, the Greater Parish, Ugbawka, in Enugu State, Rev FR Paul Offu is dead. He was reportedly shot by suspected Fulani herdsmen on Thursday evening. The death was announced on the Facebook page of the Diocese. It read: “TRAGEDY STRIKES AGAIN IN ENUGU DIOCESE!!! ”With a deep sense of […]

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No one can threaten Buhari with impeachment under our watch – Omo-Agege

The Deputy Senate President, Sen. Ovie Omo-Agege, on Thursday, said the era where President Muhammadu Buhari was threatened with “impeachments” by the previous legislature was over with his emergence as Deputy Senate President and that of Sen. Ahmed Lawan, Senate President. “Gone are those when impeachment threats will be issued to the President. But today […]

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Tambuwal vs Aliyu: What Tribunal decided on Thursday

The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal, in Sokoto on Thursday, adjourned until Sept. 3 for adoption for the adoption of final addresses in the petition filed by Ahmed Aliyu and the All Progressives Congress, APC, challenging the declaration of Gov. Aminu Tambuwal as winner of the governorship election. Aliyu had gone to the Tribunal seeking to […]

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Atiku taking over Buhari’s role – APC explodes, gives instances

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has strongly condemned the 2019 presidential candidate of the opposition’s Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar for allegedly making comments on issues as if he was Nigeria’s president. APC spokesman, Lanre Issa-Onilu, in a statement Tuesday night, said Atiku was in the habit of issuing a statement on matters […]

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BREAKING: Supreme Court sacks APC federal lawmaker

An All Progressives Congress, APC, House of Representatives member, representing Yola South/Yola North/Girei Federal Constituency of Adamawa State, Mustapha Usman, has been sacked by the Supreme Court. A five-man panel of the court, in a unanimous judgment on Tuesday, upheld an appeal marked: SC/790/2019 from Abdulra’uf Abdulkadir Modibo also of the APC. The apex court […]

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IMN: How El-Zakzaky’s blood was poisoned – Falana

Femi Falana (SAN), lawyer of Ibrahim El-Zazaky and his wife, Zeenat, has said his clients have pellets of bullets lodging in their bodies, responsible for the high level of lead poison in their blood. He made the revelation on Monday while speaking with newsmen after the Kaduna State High Court adjourned the ruling in the […]

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What we are doing about Nigeria elections – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Monday said it was presently harnessing the lessons from the 2019 general electionz and harvesting positive recommendations aimed at improving subsequent elections INEC National Commissioner in charge of Information and Voter Education, Mr. Festus Okoye, said this at a four-day workshop on media monitoring for some INEC publicity […]

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Boko Haram: Buhari reacts to death of 60 mourners in Borno

President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday condemned the dastardly attack on a funeral procession in Borno State, which led to the death of over 60 mourners. Buhari’s spokesman, Garba Shehu in a statement on Sunday, said the President had received assurances from the armed forces that the terrorists who committed the killings would pay a “big […]

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Buhari, APC under fire for allowing non Lagosians represent Lagos as governors, Senators, Reps, Ministers

The African Democratic Congress, ADC, has berated the All Progressives Congress, APC, for nominating a man from Ijebu in Ogun State, Olorunnimbe Mamora, as a representative of Lagos in his cabinet. ADC said that the APC and its government had remained unfair to citizens of Lagos origin. In a statement to DAILY POST on Sunday, […]

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El-Zazakky: Nigerian military moves against ‘proscribed’ Shiites

The military Special Task Force (STF) in charge of security in Plateau State said it had taken steps to avoid any protest by the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) in the state. STF Commander, Maj.-Gen. Augustine Agundu, in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Jos, said that proactive measures […]

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Shiites react to FG’s move to proscribe IMN

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) has said that it is absurd for the Federal Government to proscribe the group. IMN, popularly known as Shiites, declared its position through their spokesman, Ibrahim Musa. According to Musa, leading members and lawyers are currently studying the court order. The Federal Government had obtained an order from the […]

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Herdsmen killings: Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Abdulrasheed writes emergency letter to Buhari on “war”

The Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Abdulrasheed Akanbi, has written an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari, warning him of an impending war. The monarch wrote Buhari over the decaying security situation in the country at the moment. In his letter, Oluwo also recommended short and long term solutions to tackle the menace, stressing the need […]

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Guarantor commits suicide, after friend runs away with microfinance loan

A 41-year-old woman identified as Shakirat Rasheed on Friday, committed suicide in Adeosun area of Apete a surbub of Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. Rasheed was said to have reportedly hanged herself after her friend whom she stood for as guarantor failed to repay a loan taken from a microfinance bank. Her friend allegedly took […]

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What Buhari said about his govt’s efforts on security, economy

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the Economic and Recovery Growth Plan launched by his administration in 2017 is creating the enabling environment for growth, security and economic revival. In a goodwill message to the Government and people of Liberia on behalf of Nigeria on the occasion of the 172nd independence anniversary of the West […]

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BREAKING: Imo govt uncovers warehouse Okorocha’s family allegedly kept looted properties [Photos]

The Jasper Ndubuaku-led Imo State Committee on the Recovery of Moveable Assets belonging to the State Government, have made a breakthrough on their job. Acting on a tip off, the team discovered a massive warehouse Friday afternoon. The facility, located along Aba Road, is alleged to be belonging to Nkechi, wife of former Governor, Rochas […]

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BREAKING: WAEC releases 2019 May/June result

The West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) has released the result of the 2019 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE). The examination body disclosed this during a chat with newsmen in Lagos. The council had urged candidates not indebted to the council to access and check their results online, using the result checker PIN on […]