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Electoral materials destroyed as INEC office is reportedly set ablaze in Akwa Ibom

A suspected arson attack on the office of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Ibesikpo Asuntan local government area of Akwa Ibom state has resulted in the destruction of  some materials.the scheduled governorship and state assembly elections in the

Electoral materials destroyed as INEC office is reportedly set ablaze in Akwa Ibom

A suspected arson attack on the office of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Ibesikpo Asuntan local government area of Akwa Ibom state has resulted in the destruction of  some materials.the scheduled governorship and state assembly elections in the

Election latest gist: What Buhari said in Kaduna

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday inaugurated the Command and Control Centre of the Kaduna State Surveillance and Monitoring System, set up to enhance security in the state. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the project cost the state

Election latest gist: What Buhari said in Kaduna

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday inaugurated the Command and Control Centre of the Kaduna State Surveillance and Monitoring System, set up to enhance security in the state. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the project cost the state

Kidnapping: IG orders mass transfer of Kaduna policemen

The Inspector-General of Police, Solomon Arase, has directed the Assistant Inspector-General of Police in charge of Zone 7,  Ballah Nasarawa, to relocate to Kaduna State to tackle the incessant kidnappings and other violent crimes in the state. The IG also

Kidnapping: IG orders mass transfer of Kaduna policemen

The Inspector-General of Police, Solomon Arase, has directed the Assistant Inspector-General of Police in charge of Zone 7,  Ballah Nasarawa, to relocate to Kaduna State to tackle the incessant kidnappings and other violent crimes in the state. The IG also

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Lagos building collapse: Death toll hits 35, contractor arrested

The death toll in the Lekki Gardens building collapse has risen to 35, after rescue officials brought out the corpses four young men, whose mother was also missing. As of 4.30pm on Wednesday when our correspondent left Lekki Horizon 1,

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Lagos building collapse: Death toll hits 35, contractor arrested

The death toll in the Lekki Gardens building collapse has risen to 35, after rescue officials brought out the corpses four young men, whose mother was also missing. As of 4.30pm on Wednesday when our correspondent left Lekki Horizon 1,

Obasanjo urges international community on global security

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has urged the international community to rise up against global insecurity by engendering justice, fairness and understanding in their relationship with others. He said this was the only way to ensure sustainable peace, as opposed to

Obasanjo urges international community on global security

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has urged the international community to rise up against global insecurity by engendering justice, fairness and understanding in their relationship with others. He said this was the only way to ensure sustainable peace, as opposed to

Photos: Kogi state governor, Yahaya Bello and wife welcome twin boys

Kogi state governor, Yahaya Bello and his wife welcomed a set of twin boys this morning. Governor Yahaya’s Senior Special Assistant on New Media, Gbenga Olorunpomi, announced this on twitter. Both mother and children are doing fine. Congrats to them.

Photos: Kogi state governor, Yahaya Bello and wife welcome twin boys

Kogi state governor, Yahaya Bello and his wife welcomed a set of twin boys this morning. Governor Yahaya’s Senior Special Assistant on New Media, Gbenga Olorunpomi, announced this on twitter. Both mother and children are doing fine. Congrats to them.

UPDATE: Bloody clashes in Lagos, Ambode declares curfew

Reports reaching The PUNCH say the clash that started in the Mile 12, Ketu area of Lagos State, on Thursday, has spread to other areas in Kosofe this afternoon. The situation in Agiliti where the fracas started is still tense.

UPDATE: Bloody clashes in Lagos, Ambode declares curfew

Reports reaching The PUNCH say the clash that started in the Mile 12, Ketu area of Lagos State, on Thursday, has spread to other areas in Kosofe this afternoon. The situation in Agiliti where the fracas started is still tense.