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Fayemi: How Ekiti will spend N129.9bn

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Dr Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State, has explained how his administration intends to spend the N129,924,472,135.01 budget presented to the state House of Assembly for the 2019 fiscal year. The governor had on Friday laid the appropriation bill before the lawmakers and explained in a statement on Saturday by his …

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1,500 Police personnel deployed for Rivers bye-election

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The Nigeria Police Force said on Friday that it had deployed 1,500 personnel for Saturday’s (today) bye-election for Port Harcourt Constituency 3 State House of Assembly. State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Zaki Ahmed, who revealed this to newsmen in Port Harcourt, also promised that the police would ensure a violent-free …

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PDP to Niger Assembly: Declaring seat vacant illegal

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The Peoples Democratic Party, on Thursday,  said that the Niger State House of Assembly lacked the power to declare the seat of a member vacant without first investigating the reasons why he took the action he took. The party, therefore, told the lawmakers to immediately reverse its decision declaring the …

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Sokoto Speaker, 17 other lawmakers decamp from APC to PDP

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Speaker, Sokoto House of Assembly Alhaji Salihu Maidaji and 17 others state legislators have dumped the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). “We, the undersigned 18 members of the Sokoto state House of Assembly belong and identify with the faction of the APC led by …

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PDP Reps condemn move to impeach Gov Ortom

Governor Samuel Ortom

Peoples Democratic Party members of the House of Representatives have condemned the unfolding political crisis in Benue State where eight out of 30 members of the House of Assembly served Governor Samuel Ortom impeachment notice. The PDP caucus, led by the Deputy Minority Leader, Mr Chukwuka Onyema, has just addressed …

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Katagum to be cconfirmed as Bauchi deputy gov. next week

Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar

The Information Officer of Bauchi State House of Assembly, Mr. Lamara Chinade has disclosed that the state Assembly will sit next week to confirm the nomination of Alhaji Audu Sule Katagum, the Chief of Staff, Government House, to serve as the Deputy Governor of the state. Mr. Chinade who revealed …

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