…12.5 million Nigerians yet to collect PVCs
ADEKUNLE ADESUJI, EUCLID MYKE, Abuja
Senate Thursday confirmed Prof. Mahmood Yakubu as the substantive chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC revealing that INEC has about 12.3m permanent voters cards, PVCs are yet to be collected just as about 500,000 PVCs have not been printed.
Speaker, State of Osun House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Najeem Salaam has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to assent the constitutional amendment that accommodates autonomy of state Houses of Assembly.
Globacom’s popular music and comedy shows are scheduled for Ikeja in Lagos State and the rocky university town of Anyingba, Kogi State, this week.
All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State has described Thursday’s confirmation of the immediate past Governor of the State, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, as a Minister by the Senate as a victory over the forces of darkness.
KAYODE OBISANYA, Abeokuta
Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, Thursday swore-in 18 new Commissioners as members of the State Executive Council.
The Senate has confirmed the nomination of Professor Mahmoud Yakubu as the new Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
Super Eagles Head Coach Sunday Oliseh has invited 23 players, including USA –based Obafemi Martins and six home –based professionals, for the Super Eagles’ 2018 World Cup qualifying fixture against Swaziland.
Since he emerged from the confines of retirement to assume leadership at the helm, Governor Willie Obiano has been a subject of public discourse. This is not unexpected, given the peculiar nature of politics in Anambra state.
A young Afghan woman was stoned to death after being accused of adultery, officials said Tuesday, a medieval punishment apparently recorded in a video that harks back to the dark days of Taliban rule.
Olumba Olumba Obu, the man who gathered followers after himself, claiming to be God, has since died even though his adherents insist otherwise.
This much was revealed by one of his former frontline followers who is now a Pentecostal Pastor.