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Shocker: INEC Withdraws 23 Certificates-Of-Return

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has withdrawn two certificates of return issued to Hon. Haruna Aliyu, popularly known as Chakis and one Hon. Ibrahim Ismail respectively following court orders. Hon. Haruna Aliyu and Hon. Ibrahim Ismail are members of the Kaduna State House of Assembly representing Kaduna North II (Kawo) and Kaduna South II (Tudun Wada) constituencies respectively since ... Read More »

Fayemi suspends Aide for Announcing Registration of Fulani Herdsmen in Ekiti

  For insisting that Fulani herdsmen must be registered in Ekiti, the State Governor, Kayode Fayemi has suspended Sola Durodola, Coordinator of Anti-Grazing Task Force Marshals. Durodola had disclosed to reporters on Saturday, that Governor Fayemi, in a bid to stem herdsmen attack on farmers and residents in will conduct a registration of herdsmen in Ekiti. He explained that the ... Read More »

“Dont Swear In Buhari”- Hope Party Tells Court

A political party, Hope Democratic Party (HDP), has filed a motion seeking an order of the presidential election tribunal restraining President Muhammadu Buhari from presenting himself to be sworn-in on May 29th, 2019. The party is also seeking an order restraining the Chief Justice of Nigeria from swearing-in, administering the oath of office and oath of allegiance to the president ... Read More »

Appeal Court Dismisses Suit Against Dapo Abiodun

Once again, Ogun state Governor-elect, Prince Dapo Abiodun is a winner as an Appeal Court has dismissed a suit seeking to disqualify him over his educational qualification. Abiodun who won the March 9 governorship election on the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC, was accused of lying on oath about his qualifications in the Form CF001 he used to ... Read More »

From Begging To Banditry: The Revolt Of the Almajiris

  By Dele Sobowale “No revolution is the fault of the people but the fault of the government.”—Johann Goethe, 1749-1832, VANGUARD BOOK OF QUOTATIONS, VBQ. A revolution is underway in the northern states of Nigeria. The downtrodden constituting 99.9 per cent of the population, hitherto docile beggars, saying rankaindede to the privileged 0.1 per cent, are sick and tired of ... Read More »