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Nigerian government declares Tuesday public holiday.

The Federal Government has declared Tuesday, October 19th, 2021, as public holiday to mark this year’s Eid-ul-Mawlid celebration in commemoration of the birth of the Holy Prophet Muhammad. Shuaib Belgore, permanent secretary, ministry of interior, released a statement to this effect on Friday. The federal government advised Nigerians to stop all …

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Anambra deputy governor, Okeke, joins APC, meets Buhari

Nkem Okeke, the deputy governor of Anambra state, has dumped the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA). Okeke defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the presidential villa, Abuja, on Wednesday. He was presented to President Muhammadu Buhari by Mai Mala Buni, Yobe state governor, and Hope Uzodinma, the Imo …

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APC, PDP have led Nigeria astray for 21 years- Jega

Former chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Attahiru Jega, has opined that the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have led Nigeria astray for the past 21 years. Speaking during a lecture organised by Kwara Visioners Network for Rural Development in Kwara State, Jega …

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‘Why we are holding Chiwetalu Agu’ – DSS

The Department of State Services (DSS) has revealed why they are holding the veteran actor, Chiwetalu Agu, after he was released by the army. The spokesperson of the organization, Peter Afunaya, told the Cable that Agu was actually handed over to the DSS for further questioning. He reportedly declined to …

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