Fayemi, Adeyeye Have No Relevance in Ekiti Politics – Fayose

[This Day] Ado-Ekiti -Ekiti State Governor, Chief Ayodele Fayose, has described former Governor Kayode Fayemi and a former governorship aspirant, Dayo Adeyeye, as spent forces who cannot contest and win any credible election in the state.

[This Day] Ado-Ekiti -Ekiti State Governor, Chief Ayodele Fayose, has described former Governor Kayode Fayemi and a former governorship aspirant, Dayo Adeyeye, as spent forces who cannot contest and win any credible election in the state.

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Former President Mugabe’s Son-In-Law Accused of Kidnapping

[The Herald] Former President Mugabe’s son-in-law Simba Chikore was yesterday picked up for questioning by police on allegations of kidnapping his lawyer following an argument over a labour dispute. Police yesterday said they recorded a warned and caut…

[The Herald] Former President Mugabe's son-in-law Simba Chikore was yesterday picked up for questioning by police on allegations of kidnapping his lawyer following an argument over a labour dispute. Police yesterday said they recorded a warned and cautioned statement from Chikore at Highlands Police Station.

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Register of Members’ Interests – Baleka Mbete Fails to Disclose Speaker’s Ball Sponsorship – and One in Ten Didn’t Submit At All

[Daily Maverick] National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete held a briefing for journalists on Tuesday 22 May prior to their presentation of the Budget in Parliament. Photo by Leila Dougan

[Daily Maverick] National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete held a briefing for journalists on Tuesday 22 May prior to their presentation of the Budget in Parliament. Photo by Leila Dougan

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You Can Count On Us, Women Assure President

[The Herald] The Zanu-PF Women’s League will go all out to ensure a resounding victory for President Mnangagwa, the ruling party’s candidate in the July 30 harmonised elections. This was said by Zanu- PF Secretary for Women Affairs Cde Mable Chinomona …

[The Herald] The Zanu-PF Women's League will go all out to ensure a resounding victory for President Mnangagwa, the ruling party's candidate in the July 30 harmonised elections. This was said by Zanu- PF Secretary for Women Affairs Cde Mable Chinomona at a Women's League National Assembly meeting yesterday.

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Film, Television Academy Launched

[New Era] Aspiring film and television creatives are invited to apply for the MultiChoice Talent Factory (MTF) academy through www.multichoicetalentfactory.com before July 5.

[New Era] Aspiring film and television creatives are invited to apply for the MultiChoice Talent Factory (MTF) academy through www.multichoicetalentfactory.com before July 5.

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Ruling Party Candidate Reaches Out to Opposition Supporters

[The Herald] Zanu-PF parliamentary candidate for Gokwe Mapfungautsi Cde Tawanda Karikoga has reached out to MDC-T supporters in the constituency as part of efforts to ensure a resounding victory for the revolutionary party in the July 30 harmonised ele…

[The Herald] Zanu-PF parliamentary candidate for Gokwe Mapfungautsi Cde Tawanda Karikoga has reached out to MDC-T supporters in the constituency as part of efforts to ensure a resounding victory for the revolutionary party in the July 30 harmonised elections.

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Buhari Orders Gazetting of June 12 As Democracy Day, Conferment of Honours On Abiola, Kingibe, Fawehinmi

[This Day] President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday directed the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, to take immediate steps to gazette the presidential order declaring June 12 as democracy day and conferring nationa…

[This Day] President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday directed the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, to take immediate steps to gazette the presidential order declaring June 12 as democracy day and conferring national awards on late Chief MKO Abiola, late Chief Gani Fawehinmi and Alhaji Babagana Kingibe.

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Senate-IG Face-Off – Buhari Must Act Now, Says ADC

[This Day] Abuja -The African Democratic Congress (ADC), a party that was joined recently by former President Olusegun Obasanjo has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently wade into the face-off between the Senate and the Inspector General of Poli…

[This Day] Abuja -The African Democratic Congress (ADC), a party that was joined recently by former President Olusegun Obasanjo has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently wade into the face-off between the Senate and the Inspector General of Police, with a view to arresting the situation.

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