Former Delta governor Emmanuel Uduaghan out of Saturday's senatorial contest after court nullifies his candidacy

FORMER Delta State governor Emmanuel Uduaghan is unlikely to participate in Saturday's senatorial elections after an Abuja high court nullified his candidacy as the All Progressives Congress (APC) aspirant for Delta South Senatorial District.

 

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UN special rapporteur on the independence of the judiciary faults Buhari's suspension of Onnoghen

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has come under increased pressure over his decision to suspend the chief judge of Nigeria Justice Walter Onnoghen after the United Nations special rapporteur on the independence of judges and lawyers Diegio Garcia-Sayan criticised it.

 

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Clinton said he cancelled visit to Nigeria because it would have been politicised by the parties

FORMER US president Bill Clinton has revealed that he cancelled his plan trip to Nigeria this week because he does not want it to be used for political purposes ahead of Saturday's presidential elections.

 

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SDP suspends Donald Duke and expels Jerry Gana for anti-party activities as it rallies behind Buhari

FORMER Cross River State governor Donald Duke has been suspended from the Social Democratic Party (SDP) for anti-party activities while his rival former information minister Professor Jerry Gana has been expelled.

 

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Buyer of five year old arrested in Enugu church where she went for thanksgiving service to celebrate her purchase

MEN of the Enugu State Police Command have rescued a five year old girl from a church where she was taken to for a thanksgiving service after she had been bought by a woman who bought her from a child trafficker.

 

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Nigerian Export Promotion Council boss says FDI from UK should rise to $4.5bn by 2030

NIGERIAN Export Promotion Council (NEPC) executive director Chief Segun Awolowo has predicted that foreign direct investment (FDI) from the UK could rise to as much as $4.5bn in 2030 from the meagre $1bn witnessed today.

 

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Victor Moses indicates he may return to Super Eagles following his rejuvenated form at Fernebahce

FERNEBAHCE loanee Victor Moses has indicated that he may end his current retirement from international football and return to the Super Eagles following the recent rejuvenation of his career in Turkey.

 

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Commonwealth election observers arrive in Nigeria and hold their first meeting with Inec

MEMBERS of the Commonwealth Election Observers Mission have arrived in Nigeria ahead of Saturday's presidential elections and immediately held a meeting with the Independent National Electoral Commission (Inec) in Abuja.

 

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Former NFF general secretary Taiwo Ogunjobi passes away after brief illness at the age of 66

FORMER Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) general secretary and current chairman of the Osun State Football Association Chief Taiwo Ogunjobi has passed away after a brief illness at the tender age of 66.

 

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Tinubu wades into election observers controversy saying they should just write their reports and go home

ALL Progressives Congress (APC) national leader Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has waded into the ongoing debate about foreign election observers by saying that they should just come and witness the polls and leave immediately after writing their reports.

 

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