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ENDSARS Protest forces INEC to postpone states, constituencies elections

The ENDSARS protest currently going on in most states of the Federation has forced the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to postpone the States and Constituencies bye-elections. INEC hierarchy on

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States, Constituencies Bye-Elections: INEC holds crucial meetings with RECs today

By Martin Odiete, Abuja The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC will today hold very crucial meetings with the 37 Resident Electoral Commissioners (RECs) to evaluate the situation in the States

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#EndSARS: Senate urges Intervention of all Nigerians to halt protests

***Receives briefs from DSS, Police chiefs The leadership of the Senate on Wednesday called on all well meaning Nigerians to intervene in the ongoing demonstrations across the country with a

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End SARS Lekki Killings: You won’t escape retribution – Fani-Kayode tells Buhari, Tinubu, Sanwo-Olu

Following the senseless killing of innocent protesters at the Lekki toll gate in Lagos state on Tuesday evening, former Aviation minister, Femi Fani-Kayode has vowed that Nigerian leaders who allowed

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#EndSARS: Lagos imposes 24hr curfew

By Benjamin Omoik, Lagose Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has imposed a 24-hour dusk to dawn curfew in all parts of the state. The governor made the pronouncement on

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Fayemi inaugurates ‘Amotekun’ in Ekiti

…. says security outfit not a substitute to other security architecture Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, on Monday inaugurated the Ekiti State Security Network Agency, codenamed ‘Amotekun Corps’ saying

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NHRC SEEKS PROSECUTION OF 35 INDICTED POLICE PERSONNEL BY THE AGF

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Monday submitted the report of the Presidential Investigation Panel on allegations of human rights violations against the defunct Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the

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Senate to suspend plenary next Tuesday to begin budget defence – Lawan

…tells MDAs to adhere strictly to deadline  President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has said that the upper chamber will next Tuesday suspend plenary after consideration of the Petroleum Industry

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Senate confirms Chukwu as INEC REC

The Senate has confirmed the nomination of Dr. Chukwuemeka Chukwu as Resident Electoral Commissioner representing Abia State Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The confirmation of the nominee followed consideration of

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Okowa signs violence against persons, local content Bills

Delta Governor, Senator (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, on Wednesday, signed the Bill to eliminate violence in private and public life 2020 and the Delta State Local Content Agency Law 2020, into

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