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Osinbajo to chair audit committee that will review all government projects and programmes

VICE president Professor Yemi Osinbajo has been appointed as the head of a new federal government audit committee charged with the responsibility of ensuring that federal government projects and policies are implemented over the next four years.

 

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Coalition of United Political Parties kicks against three of the five judges appointed to hear Atiku's petition

NIGERIA'S opposition political parties have released a list of five Court of Appeal judges who they claim have been approved to adjudicate in the petition filed by the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Alhaji Atiku Abubakar.

 

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Inec announces March 23 as the date for supplementary elections in six states but no decision on Rivers yet

NIGERIA'S Independent National Electoral Commission (Inec) has announced March 23 as the date when supplementary elections will hold in six states where the recent governorship polls were declared inconclusive.

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Oyo State governor-elect Seyi Makinde accuses Ajimobi of emptying coffers over the last 72 hours

OYO State governor-elect Seyi Makinde has raised an alarm that millions of naira have been transferred out of government coffers over the last 72 hours since he was announced as the winner of the recent gubernatorial contest.

 

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Buhari sets up inauguration committee headed by Boss Mustapha to oversee May 29 swearing-in

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has set up an inauguration committee chaired by the secretary to the federal government Boss Mustapha to oversee the swearing-in ceremony of his second term administration when it takes office on May 29.

 

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Telecoms giant MTN faults attorney-general's claim that it owes $2bn saying Malami is out of order

TELECOMMUNICATIONS giant the MTN Group has questioned the recent request sent to it by Nigeria's attorney-general Abubakar Malami insisting that the company pays a sum of $2m to the government as outstanding corporation tax.

 

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Everton want to bring Super Eagles winger Onyekuru to English Premiership next season

ENGLISH Premier League giants Everton are set to recall Super Eagles winger Henry Onyekuru from his loan spell at Turkish side Galatasaray at the end of the season following his recent surge in form which the club believes makes him ready for the big time.

 

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Nigerians Army tells UK to mind its own business after accusations that it interfered with the electoral process

NIGERIAN Army commanders have warned the UK and other Western powers to desist from interfering in the country's domestic affairs after London accused the military of undue involvement in the recent Rivers State gubernatorial elections.

 

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Inec refuses to give Rochas certificate of return said he was declared winner in Imo West illegally

GOVERNOR Rochas Okorocha's name has been omitted from the official Independent National Electoral Commission (Inec) list of senators-elect after it was adjudged that the returning officer in the Imo West Senatorial District declared him the winner under duress.

 

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Ajimobi totally humiliated in Oyo State as PDP clinch 26 of 32 state house of assembly seats

OYO State has witnessed a dramatic turnaround in the composition of its state house of assembly after last weekend's elections as the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has gone from having just one member to now becoming the largest body in the chamber with 26 members.

 

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