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PDP crisis: Wike is our Jagaban, man of revolution – Atiku on running mate selection

PDP crisis: Wike is our Jagaban, man of revolution – Atiku on running mate...

Africa-Press - Nigeria. The Peoples Democratic Party, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar on Friday described Governor Nyesom Wike as the Jagaban of the party. Atiku said...
16,000 jostle for Amotekun job in Ondo

16,000 jostle for Amotekun job in Ondo

Africa-Press - Nigeria. There is fierce competition for the 350 open positions in the Ondo State Security Network organization, also known as Amotekun Corps,...
Massacre of soldiers, others: Buhari told to sack NSA, all service chiefs immediately

Massacre of soldiers, others: Buhari told to sack NSA, all service chiefs immediately

Africa-Press - Nigeria. President Muhammadu Buhari has been told to sack all the Service Chiefs as well as the Director-General of the Department of...
UK, Nigeria sign deal on deportation

UK, Nigeria sign deal on deportation

Africa-Press - Nigeria. The United Kingdom and Nigeria have signed an agreement to speed up the deportation of criminals. The deal will see offenders receive...
Reps seek to increase retirement age of disabled persons

Reps seek to increase retirement age of disabled persons

Africa-Press - Nigeria. The House of Representatives has moved to increase the retirement age of persons living with disabilities by five years. The bill, sponsored...
2023 election: My govt will not compromise – Buhari to Nigerians in Portugal

2023 election: My govt will not compromise – Buhari to Nigerians in Portugal

Africa-Press - Nigeria. President Muhammadu Buhari, on Wednesday night in Lisbon, Portugal, gave assurances of a free hand to the Independent National Electoral Commission,...
Gov. Matawalle backs death penalty for bandits, signs bill

Gov. Matawalle backs death penalty for bandits, signs bill

Africa-Press - Nigeria. Governor Bello Mohammed Matawalle of Zamfara State has thrown his weight behind death penalty on those convicted for banditry, kidnapping, cattle...
CJN’s resignation: Office holders should emulate Tanko Muhammad – Activist

CJN’s resignation: Office holders should emulate Tanko Muhammad – Activist

Africa-Press - Nigeria. An activist, Olu Omotayo has urged office holders to learn from the resignation of Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Muhammad...
Lawyers drag INEC, AGF, others to court, seek disqualification of Atiku, Tinubu, Obi

Lawyers drag INEC, AGF, others to court, seek disqualification of Atiku, Tinubu, Obi

Africa-Press - Nigeria. Three Abuja-based lawyers on Wednesday in Abuja dragged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) before a Federal High Court seeking an...
MURIC demands identity of those behind Owo church massacre from Amotekun Commander

MURIC demands identity of those behind Owo church massacre from Amotekun Commander

Africa-Press - Nigeria. The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), on Wednesday, urged the Commander of the Amotekun security outfit in Ondo State, Adetunji Adeleye, to...