• President Muhammadu Buhari

    PMB Seeks Senate Confirmation Of INEC Boss, Oyo-Ita Takes Over As HoS

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    President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday sent a letter to the Senate President, Bukola Saraki requesting for the confirmation of appointment of Prof. Mahmud Yakubu as the new chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, for a first term of five years. He also requested for the confirmation of INEC national commissioners, including the acting chairman of…

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  • Acting Inspector-General of Police Solomon Arase

    Sallah: IGP Arase Orders Massive Deployment Of Policemen

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    The inspector-general of police, Solomon Arase, has directed all assistant inspectors-general of police and command commissioners of police to provide adequate security and to ensure standard operational procedures before, during and after the celebrations. Arase gave the order in a statement by Force spokesman, Olabisi Kolawole, in which he directed the officers to secure key…

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    PMB, Govs, Others Pay Tribute To Late Zanna Mustapha

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    President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Maiduguri extolled the virtues of the late deputy governor of Borno State, Alhaji Zannah Umar Mustapha, saying his exemplary commitment to excellence and service was remarkable. Senior special assistant to the president on media and publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, in a statement, said Buhari noted this in a tribute to…

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  • Oba Okunade Sijuwade, Olubuse II, Ooni of Ife

    Ooni Of Ife: Ademiluyi Family Set To Produce Successor

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    The Royal Traditional Council of Ile-Ife yesterday denied the reported demise of Oba Okunade Sijuwade, Olubuse II, the Ooni of Ife, saying that the paramount ruler is alive and well. But as the Council battled to dispel the report of the revered monarch’s death, news emerged that the Osinkola ruling house, one of the four…

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    Reflect On Ramadan Lesson – Sultan Tells Muslims

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    The Sultan of Sokoto and president-general of the Jama’atu Nasril Islam (JNI), Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar yesterday urged Muslims to reflect on the inherent lessons embedded in fasting. The Sultan, in a statement signed by the JNI secretary-general, Dr. Khalid Abubakar Aliyu, admonished Muslims to reflect on the lessons of faith, sincerity, sacrifice, humility, compassion, giving,…

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    Former President Jonathan Not A Hero – Poll

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    Following the recent nomination of former President Goodluck Jonathan for Nobel Peace Prize, premised on his concession of presidential poll defeat, LEADERSHIP Online team went to the field to sample opinions of Nigerians. This is in addition to a one-month online poll on whether or not Jonathan qualifies as hero of Nigeria’s democracy. The online…

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  • Nanny who kidnapped kids

    Lagos Nanny: ‘Kidnapping Is Our Family Business’

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    The Lagos State police command has arrested the nanny who kidnapped three kids of same parents from Lawanson, in Surulere area of Lagos State for a period of eight days. Mrs Funmilayo Adeyemi kidnapped the three kids identified as Adaramola, 11 months old, Adedamola, 4, and Demola, 6, penultimate Wednesday. The victims’ parents, Leke and…

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