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EFCC gives reasons for arresting Naira Marley

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has explained why it arrested popular singer Afeez Fashola aka Naira Marley this morning Friday, May 10th. Confirming his arrest, the acting EFCC spokesperson, Tony Orilade, in an interview with Punch, said “Yes, he is with us. He’s not the only person; he had some other …

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Osun Guber: Oyetola Wins Adeleke At Appeal Court

The Appeal Court sitting in Abuja has declared Governor Gboyega Oyetola as the winner of last year’s gubernatorial election in Osun State . A five-member panel of the appeal court led by Justice Jummai Sankey delivered the lead judgement which favoured Governor Oyetola on the grounds that the tribunal’s ruling …

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Police Arrests Senator Ademola Adeleke

The Police have detained Ademola Adeleke, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the Osun State governorship election, after honouring an their invitation at the Force Headquarters, Abuja. The detention of Adeleke, the senator representing Osun West at the National Assembly, has been condemned by his party, Kola Ologbondiyan, …

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Senator Adeleke is qualified to be Governor – Appeal court

The judgement followed an earlier judgement of a High Court in Bwari, Abuja, which declared him ineligible to contest the election. The issue bordered on the controversy over Adeleke’s secondary school certificate submitted to INEC for the election. The lower court had ruled that the senator did not have a valid secondary …

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Card Reader Rejects Lai Mohammed; Votes Manually (Photo)

Nigeria’s minister of Information, Lai Mohammed had to vote manually today in Kwara State after a card reader failed to authenticate him. Mohammed was at his Polling Unit, PU 06, Oro, Irepodun LGA, #Kwara south, earlier today to participate in the electoral exercise but failed to get authenticated because of …

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Court orders Jay Jay Okocha’s arrest

A court has ordered the arrest of former Super Eagles star, Austin Okocha, over tax evasion charges. This was ordered by the Lagos Division of the Lagos State High Court in Igbosere. Jay Jay Okocha has repeatedly failed to appear before the court to answer why he allegedly failed to …

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JAMB Postpones 2019 UTME Exams

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board ( JAMB) has shifted the date for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination ( UTME). Recall that the board had earlier confirmed March 16 as the date approved for the examination. According to the Nation, the management of the board is currently in a meeting …

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