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Senate threatens Malami with contempt charge

The Senate on Thursday
 threatened to charge the Attorney-
General of the Federation and Minister of Justice,
Abubakar Malami, for contempt if
he continues to ignore the summon to appear before its committee.

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Reps in rowdy session over immunity clause

Members of the House of Representatives engaged one another in a shouting match on
Tuesday
over a bill seeking to provide
immunity for principal officers of
the National Assembly.
Sponsor of the bill intending to
alter

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Only PDP can solve Nigeria’s economic problems — Gov Emmanuel

The Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel, has said that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, remains the only party capable of fixing the country’s myriads of economic problems. Speaking on

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Sheriff’s PDP picks new candidate for Edo guber poll

A factional chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Ali Modu Sheriff, has vowed to submit the name of Matthew Iduoriyekwemwen to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) as PDP candidate

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Sheriff declares Edo primary illegal

Embattled former National Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff has declared the Governorship Primaries in Edo State as illegal. In a letter addressed to the Chairman

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Alleged forgery: Court postpones Saraki, Ekweremadu’s arraignment

A Federal Capital Territory High 
Court has set June 27 for
the arraignment of the Senate
President, Bukola Saraki, his deputy, Ike Ekweremadu and
two others charged with forgery
of Senate rules. Saraki is

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Presidency slams Fayose for linking Aisha Buhari with convicted US congressman

The Presidency has lashed out at Ekiti state
governor, Ayo Fayose over his attempt to link President Buhari’s
wife, Aisha, to US Congressman
William Jefferson’s bribery
scandal for which he was convicted in 2009.

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Former SSG, Ize- Iyamu, emerges PDP candidate for Edo

Former Secretary to the Edo State Government, Pastor Osagie
Ize-Iyamu has emerged winner of the Peoples  Democratic Party gubernatorial primaries in the state. Ize-Iyamu, who decamped from the All Progressives Congress

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Obaseki wins Edo APC Guber primaries

Godwin Obaseki has been declared winner of the All Progressives Congress, APC, gubernatorial primaries in Edo state. The primaries which started at about 5.30 pm at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium,

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PDP gets new national officers

The Peoples Democratic Party,
PDP, has announced the assignment of portfolios to the
seven-member National Caretaker
Committee of the party. The party announced the
portfolios on Thursday, at the
maiden meeting of the staff of

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