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Bayelsa poll: Court disqualifies APC deputy governorship candidate over false information

The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Tuesday, disqualified the Deputy Governorship Candidate, All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo, over false information given in his CF0001 Form submitted to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for the Nov. 16 election.
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Yobe Assembly Screens Commissioner Nominee in Absentia

By Michael Olugbode in Damaturu Yobe State House of Assembly on Tuesday concluded the screening of commissioner nominees. One of the nominees, Hajiya Hauwa Abubakar, who was out of town was screened in absentia. The lawmakers had began the screening of the nominees about two weeks now immediately the governor, Alhaji Mai-Mala Buni, submitted the The post Yobe Assembly Screens Commissioner Nominee in ...
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South Africa ready for e-visa system to attract more tourists

South Africa will start the pilot process for an online e-visa system later this month in a fresh bid to attract more tourists, according to the Department of Home Affairs. This new electronic self-service solution system will speedily facilitate the movement of low-risk travelers, according to the department. The system will make it easier for
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PHOTO: Fire outbreak in Niger Govt House as ‘fire-fighting trucks out on routine maintenance’

The Office of the Permanent Secretary in the Niger State Government House was gutted by a fire which resulted from electrical fault. Chief Press Secretary to the Niger Governor, Mrs. Mary Berje, said the firefighting trucks in Government House were taken out for routine maintenance as of the time of the incident. The office was
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Judge gives EFCC ultimatum to extradite Diezani from UK

…threatens to strike out  $39.7m and N3.32bn money laundering case Ade Adesomoju, Abuja Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu of the Federal High Court in Abuja on Tuesday gave the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission until March 2020 to have a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke extradited to Nigeria. The commission had in November 2018
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Appeal court sacks APC Kwara assembly lawmaker

Tunde Oyekola A Court of Appeal sitting in Ilorin, on Tuesday sacked one of the 24 All Progressives Congress lawmakers in the Kwara State House of Assembly and declared the Peoples Democratic Party’s candidate for Ilorin South State Constituency, Abdulraheem Agboola, as duly elected. The judgement, delivered by Justice Hamman Barkar Hkawu, sacked the APC
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Filmhouse Cinemas opens West Africa's first MX4D Cinema at Landmark Village

Nigeria’s premiere entertainment company, Filmhouse Cinemas, has opened a cinema multiplex at Landmark Village, Victoria Island, Lagos.
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