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WAEC Cancels 151 Issued Certificates

West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has cancelled 151 certificates issued to candidates that sat for both school and private exams.
Reno Omokri

Presidency Yet To Respond To Anti-Igbo Song – Reno Omokri

Reno Omokri has rebuked the Buhari-led federal government for not condemning the anti-Igbo hate song circulating in the North.
Reno Omokri

Dictators Don’t Grow Into Democrats – Reno Omokri

Former media aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Reno Omokri, has bemoaned the recent attack on protesters by security agents.
Ortom

Benue Politician Returns N2.3m Found In Company’s Account

A Benue Council boss Hon. George Alli has returned the sum of N2.3m to the Benue State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB).
Evan

Police Question LG Chairman, Bishop’s Aide

The Police has quizzed the president general of Ozubulu community, Dr Ernest Chukwuka over the killing of worshipers at St Philip's Catholic Church.
Ayade

Gov Ayade Rejects Spending Paris Club Refund Recklessly

The Cross River State Commissioner of Finance has denied claims that Governor Ayade paid family members and girlfriends from the Paris Club refund.

FG Plotting To Truncate Nigeria’s Democracy – PDP

PDP has accused the President Buhari-led Federal Government of trying to truncate the country's democracy with its actions.
Femi Falana

Why Lawmakers Voted Against Devolution Of Powers – Falana

Femi Falana (SAN) has disclosed that lawmakers voted against devolution of powers because its principal officers were eyeing the presidency.

Fish Out Ozubulu Church Killers, Sen. Okonkwo Urges Security Agencies

Senator Annie Okonkwo has called on all security agencies in Anambra State to bring the perpetrators of the Ozubulu Catholic Church massacre to book.

Edwin Clark Is A Slave – Nnamdi Kanu‎

Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has berated the convener of Pan-Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF) Edwin Clark.

My Tally Puts Me In Front As Winner, Raila Odinga Says 

Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga published his own party’s assessment of the count from this week’s presidential vote on Wednesday, saying he had a large margin over President Uhuru Kenyatta.

‘You Can’t Trample On Citizens’, Ezekwesili Reprimands Police

Former education minister and human right activist Oby Ezekwesili has lambasted the Police for trampling on the constitutional rights of protesters.
Atiku

Atiku Understands Our Challenges – Fani-Kayode

Femi Fani-Kayode has thrown his weight behind former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar, saying he understands challenges facing the nation.

APDA Splits As Illo Emerges Factional Chairman

APDA, split into factions, on Tuesday following the purported emergence of a new chairman, Mainasara Illo, who is backed by Raymond Dokpesi.

Odinga Slams Kenyan Presidential Election Results

Kenya’s presidential candidate, Raila Odinga has slammed the results being declared by the country’s electoral commission as illegal and fraudulent.
Fani-Kayode

Osinbajo Is Deceitful, Sick – Fani-Kayode

PDP chieftain and former minister of aviation Femi Fani-Kayode on Tuesday, in strong language, lambasted Acting President Yemi Osinbajo.

Charley Boy Seeking Publicity – Senate

The Senate has said the group asking President Muhammadu Buhari to return to work or resign are ''seeking cheap publicity at the expense of the peace of Nigeria.''

Oshiomhole Sad Over Expensive Nigeria Election

Aisatu Oshiomhole, the mother of former Edo Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, has advised politicians to restructure the political scene and reduce the high cost of contesting election.

PDP Inaugurates Committees, To Hold Convention Saturday

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Tuesday inaugurated committees to handle its convention, discipline and reconciliation project.

APDA Explains Why It Suspended Dokpesi, Nwanyanwu

The National Working Committee of Advanced Peoples Democratic has suspended Raymond Dokpesi, Dan Nwanyanwu, and Mainasara Ilo from the party.

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