I’ll Resign If Buhari Seeks Re-Election – Women Affairs Minister

[Vanguard] Minister of Women Affairs, Senator Aisha Alhassan, has vowed to oppose President Muhammadu Buhari if he shows interest in the 2019 presidential ticket of the All Progressives Congress, APC.

[Vanguard] Minister of Women Affairs, Senator Aisha Alhassan, has vowed to oppose President Muhammadu Buhari if he shows interest in the 2019 presidential ticket of the All Progressives Congress, APC.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Hands Off Our Staff – Polls Body Tells Parties

[Nation] IEBC Chairman Wafula Chebukati has rubbished attempts by Jubilee and Nasa to demand changes to a proposed team to run the October 17 fresh presidential elections, terming the calls an affront on its independence.

[Nation] IEBC Chairman Wafula Chebukati has rubbished attempts by Jubilee and Nasa to demand changes to a proposed team to run the October 17 fresh presidential elections, terming the calls an affront on its independence.

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Two Feared Dead As Niger Govt Demolishes Illegal Structures in Suleja

[This Day] Minna -Two people were said to have died as the Niger State Government embarked on the demolition of illegal structures at the old barracks in Suleja town of Niger.

[This Day] Minna -Two people were said to have died as the Niger State Government embarked on the demolition of illegal structures at the old barracks in Suleja town of Niger.

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Edun – Govt Is Funding Governance Structures Needed for Ogoni Clean-Up

[This Day] The Chairman of the Board of Trustees (BoT) of the Hydro-Carbon Pollution Restoration Project (HYPREP) in Ogoniland, Mr. Wale Edun, has stated that the federal government has properly funded both the governing council and BoT of HYPREP, the …

[This Day] The Chairman of the Board of Trustees (BoT) of the Hydro-Carbon Pollution Restoration Project (HYPREP) in Ogoniland, Mr. Wale Edun, has stated that the federal government has properly funded both the governing council and BoT of HYPREP, the two key elements of the governance structures required for the clean-up of Ogoniland and other impacted sites.

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EFCC Probe – I’ve Nothing to Hide, Says Onnoghen

[This Day] Abuja -The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Nkanu Onnoghen, has reacted to a news report (not THISDAY) alleging that he was under investigation by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for purported corruption, st…

[This Day] Abuja -The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Nkanu Onnoghen, has reacted to a news report (not THISDAY) alleging that he was under investigation by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for purported corruption, stating that he was unaware that he was being investigated by the anti-graft agency.

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Non-Academic Varsity Unions Join ASUU, Doctors, Start Strike Monday

[This Day] Abuja -There is no end in sight to the industrial action in the social services sector in the country, as the major non-academic staff unions of tertiary institutions in the country, Wednesday resolved to embark on an indefinite strike from …

[This Day] Abuja -There is no end in sight to the industrial action in the social services sector in the country, as the major non-academic staff unions of tertiary institutions in the country, Wednesday resolved to embark on an indefinite strike from September 11 if the federal government failed to meet their demands.

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Despite Paris Club Refunds, Bauchi, Abia, C’river, Four Others Yet to Clear Salary Arrears of Workers

[This Day] Despite the release of the second tranche of the Paris Club refunds to the 36 states in the country, seven of them comprising Borno, Cross River, Anambra, Abia, Enugu, Ebonyi, Gombe and Bauchi have still not cleared the backlog of unpaid wor…

[This Day] Despite the release of the second tranche of the Paris Club refunds to the 36 states in the country, seven of them comprising Borno, Cross River, Anambra, Abia, Enugu, Ebonyi, Gombe and Bauchi have still not cleared the backlog of unpaid workers' wages in their states.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria