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Nigeria: Ahmed Lawan, Omo-Agege Leads 9th Senate

After polling 79 votes and Ali Ndume garnered 28 votes in the secret ballot election, the Yobe North Senator, Ahmed Lawan emerged as president of the ninth Senate Tuesday afternoon. DOWNLOAD ANTTENTION FRESH NEWS ON THE GO APP Just like in 2015, Mr Lawan again emerged as party favourite in 2019. At first, he was poised […]

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Nigeria: Man dies after jumping into Lagos Lagoon

A yet-to-be identified man has been confirmed dead by Lagos State Government officials after jumping into the lagoon from the Third Mainland Bridge. According to reports, the man who was trekking towards Lagos Island end of the bridge, jumped into the lagoon at about 7:30 am, yesterday. It was learned that his action drew attention […]

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Nigeria Lawmaker: Dino Melaye declares himself “unshakeable”

The senator representing Kogi West in Nigeria, Dino Melaye, has finally broken his silence after his bail application was granted by the court. It would be recalled that the embattled lawmaker was on Wednesday granted bail by a Kogi State High Court sitting in Lokoja. The Kogi State Chief Judge, Justice Nasiru Ajana admitted Dino to […]

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