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Buhari Takes Presidential Campaign To Kaduna

   President Muhammadu Buhari has taken his presidential campaign to Kaduna state.  At about 4:30pm, the President arrived Ahmadu Bello Stadium located in the state capital, where a large crowd of APC members had already taken their seats awaiting his arrival. President Buhari was welcomed by Governor Nasir El-Rufai and other top officials of the ruling […]


Senate Confirms INEC REC, ICRC DG

  The Senate on Thursday confirmed the appointment of Monday Tom as a Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The lawmakers took the decision after consideration of the report of the Committee on INEC on the screening of the Tom for confirmation of appointment as a REC. Senator Suleiman Nazif […]


CJN’s Trial: It Is Impossible For President Buhari Not To Be Aware – Shehu Sani 

   The Senator representing Kaduna Central in the National Assembly, Shehu Sani, says it is impossible for President Muhammadu Buhari not to be aware of the trial of the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen. During an interview on Channels Television’s Politics Today on Thursday, the Senator insisted that the CJN cannot […]


Tsitsipas Eyes Up Federer After Rollicking Victory

Greece’s Stefanos Tsitsipas celebrates his victory against Georgia’s Nikoloz Basilashvili during their men’s singles match on day five of the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne. Greg Wood / AFP   Fiery Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas was looking forward to a last-16 clash with Roger Federer after overcoming a mini-meltdown to beat Nikoloz Basilashvili 6-3, 3-6, […]


Many homes razed as Tiv, Jukun clash in Benue

Many homes were razed yesterday at Abinsi town in Benue State, following a clash between the Tiv and Jukun ethnic nationalities. This happened about 12 hours after Benue Governor Samuel Ortom and his Taraba State counterpart, Dairus Ishaku, launched a book in Wukari, Taraba State, for the promotion of peace among residents of both states. […]