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Buhari visits home town, Duara

Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari, is spending the weekend in his country home, Daura in Katsina State.

The President left Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport, Abuja on Friday at about 2:00 p.m. after the Jumat prayers in the Presidential Villa.

Fani-Kayode, Nenadi Usman to remain in prison till July 4

Two former Nigerian ministers, Mr. Femi Fani-Kayode and Nenadi Usman, are to remain in prison till Monday, July 4, as a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has reserved ruling on their bail applications.

Umahi to Elechi: I was never your executive council committee boss

Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State has said that his predecessor, Martin Elechi, was misinforming the public by claiming that he (Umahi) was the chairman of the Executive Council Committee on Inspections during his second tenure as the governor.

Okowa institutes award for most peaceful ethnic group

 

Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, has promised to institute an award for most peaceful ethnic groups in the state effective from 2017.

The governor disclosed this in Warri during Stakeholders’ meeting on creating a peaceful atmosphere for the development

I’m still your governor, Ikpeazu tells Abia indigenes

By Onyema Amanze

 

Dr Okezie Ikpeazu has said that he was still the governor of Abia State irrespective of the court order which said otherwise.

Go Round plays for three points, N.25m

 

Players and officials of Go Round FC will share a quarter of a million naira (N250, 000) if they can win against COD FC in Lagos this weekend.

Ogude extends Amkar stay till 2018

Ex-Super Eagles midfielder, Fegor Ogude, has signed a new contract that will have him stay with Amkar Perm until 2018.

Ogude, who joined the Russian side from Norwegian side Valerenga Oslo put pen to paper on Thursday.

Use your talents to develop Niger Delta, Wike advises youths

By Onyema Amanze

 

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, has called on Niger Delta youths to use their talents to develop the region.

Dalung to head Keshi’s burial committee …National Stadium to be named after him

Youth and Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung, has indicated that he or the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry would head the now expanded committee for the burial of the late soccer icon and coach, Stephen Okechukwu Keshi.

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