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Tribunal Upholds Aregbesola’s Victory

Tribunal Upholds Aregbesola’s Victory

The Osun State governorship election petition tribunal yesterday dismissed the petition filed by Senator Iyiola Omisore, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party against the victory of Mr Rauf Aregbesola in the August 9, 2014 governorship election in the state. The tribunal led by the chairman, Justice Elizabeth Ikpejieme in a judgment of over seven

Police Redeploy 16 Commissioners

The Police Service Commission has approved the redeployment of 16 commissioners of police. The redeployment is in line with the commission’s drive to reposition the Force for optimal performance, according to a statement by the commission’s Head of Press and Public Relations, Mr. Ikechukwu Ani. Affected in the exercise are the Commissioner of Police (CP)

MAN Expresses Concern Over Kano Electricity Tariff-Hike

The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria, Kano State branch, has expressed concern over what it described as indiscriminate increase in electricity tariff. Chairman of the association, Sharada/Challawa branch, Alhaji Safiyanu Baba, made the complaint while briefing newsmen in Kano on Thursday. He said the new tariff as released by Kano Electricity Distribution Company and the National

Tunisia Parliament Approves Unity Government

Tunisia’s parliament has approved a unity government led by the secular Nidaa Tounes party and including its Islamist rivals, in the latest step in its transition to full democracy following a 2011 uprising. The cabinet headed by Prime Minister Habib Essid, which includes members of his secularist Nidaa Tounes party and the Islamist Ennahda party, was

FG Introduces Measures To Protect Data Integrity

The federal government has introduced more stringent measures towards protecting data integrity on the IPPIS platform, in order to ensure that officers in the Federal Public Service are not able to manipulate their records. In a statement signed by assistant director of Media Relations for the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Mohammed