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Sanwo-Olu, Hamzat Unveil Development Agenda For Lagos

Governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu and his running mate, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat, Friday unveiled their development agenda for the state ahead of the March 2nd gubernatorial election.  Tagged project THEME, five pillars of development will focus on traffic and transportation, health and the environment, education and technology, making Lagos a 21st century economy, as well as entertainment and tourism, among other issues. Unfolding their plans, both Sanwo-Olu and Hamzat who jointly spoke to a cross section of audience at a private event centre…

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2019 Polls: INEC Publishes Names Of Candidates

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), on Thursday, released final list of candidates for the Presidential and National Assembly Election, scheduled for February 16. The list published on INEC official website was signed by the Secretary of the Commission, Mrs Rose Oriaran-Anthony. The candidates and their running mates include President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Atiku Abubakar and Peter Obi of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Others are Omoyele Sowore of the African Action Congress (AAC); Dr Obiageli Ezekwesili of Allied Congress…

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SDGs: UN Agencies Boost Ethiopia’s Quest For Policy Coherence

The United Nations Department of Economics and Social Affairs (UNDESA), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) on Thursday hosted a day-long workshop aimed at enhancing Ethiopia’s policy coherence for the sustainable development goals through integrated climate, land, energy and water (CLEWS) assessments and institutional strengthening. The three UN entities are implementing a capacity development project to support the East African country’s coherence in policy formulation in the four areas. In opening remarks to the workshop, Ethiopia’s Water, Irrigation and Electricity Minister, Seleshi Bekele,…

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2019: IPAC Promises To Cooperate With INEC

……….. in Kwara Members of the Inter Party Advisory Committee (IPAC) in Kwara State, has assured the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of their cooperation during the coming general elections in the state. IPAC Chairman in the State, Comrade Abdulmumuni Onagun gave the assurance in Ilorin on Thursday while speaking during the signing of peace accord on behalf of all political parties that would take part in the coming elections. Onagun, who is the Labour Party (LP) chairman in Kwara commended INEC for the peace accord and appreciated the Commission for…

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Photos As Atiku Abubakar, Saraki Arrive United States

Former Vice President of Nigeria and Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar has arrived Washington DC on a visit to the United States. In a statement, Media Adviser, Paul Ibe said: “the PDP presidential candidate arrived at 20.20 hours (14.20 hours Washington DC time). “Yesterday, Atiku Abubakar met with the business community in Lagos at an interactive session to unveil his plans to get Nigeria working again. “Thursday morning, he left Abuja accompanied by the DG of PDP Presidential Campaign Organisation and Senate President, Sen. Bukola Saraki…

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Buhari Campaigns In Lokoja, Urges Nigerians To Re-Elect Him

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday appealed to Nigerians to re-elect him on February 16 so that he can continue with the good job he started in 2015. Speakinf while addressing a rally of party faithful and supporters in Lokoja, Buhari said that all other candidates of the All Progressives Party (APC) be voted for during the elections. He warned the electorate against voting for the Peoples Democratic Party, saying that the country should not be returned to the bad past. Buhari reminded them of the situation of the country as…

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Buhari Decorates New IG, Adamu, Idris Hands Over

President Muhammadu Buhari has decorated the new Inspector Geneal of Police even  as Former IG Ibrahim Idris as directed has handed over that baton to the acting IG, AIG Mohammed Abubakar Adamu while expressing his appreciation to President Buhari for the opportunity to serve under his administration. In a statement, police spokesman, Jimoh Moshood said: “The outgoing Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim Kpotun Idris, NPM, mni deeply thank the President and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, Federal Republic of Nigeria for the opportunity given to him to serve under…

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Ambode Canvasses Support For Fight Against Insurgency

…Restates Commitment To Welfare Of Families Of Ex-Servicemen, Fallen Heroes  Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Tuesday urged Nigerians to support officers and men of the armed forces presently fighting the war against insurgency in the northern part of the country and other territorial threats, saying that their bravery and patriotism must never be in vain. Speaking after performing the laying of wreath and release of pigeons in commemoration of the 2019 Armed Forces Remembrance Day Celebration held at Remembrance Arcade, Tafawa Balewa Square (TBS) in Lagos, the Governor…

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NOVA Merchant Bank Promotes Staff

In fulfilment of its commitment to be the best place to work and its policy of rewarding deserving staff members,  NOVA Merchant Bank has promoted about a third of its staff who have demonstrated exceptional performance in their responsibilities.  These promotions come amidst the growth in the Bank’s business as it continues to scale up its operations. In 2018, despite the tough economic and operating climate,  NOVA in its first full financial  year of operations, was able to deploy a state of the art and fully digital core banking application…

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SERAP To FG: ‘Ask AGF To Take Complaints Against CJN To NJC’

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to “instruct the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice Abubakar Malami SAN, to immediately withdraw the charges against the Chief Justice of Nigeria Walter Onnoghen and to send any allegations of breach of asset declaration provisions of the 1999 Constitution of Nigeria (as amended) to the National Judicial Council (NJC) for investigation.” The organization said: “Mr Malami should then request Justice Onnoghen as the Chairman of the NJC to recuse himself, so that the next most senior justice at…

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