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Bola Ilori, Aregbesola’s commissioner Assaulted by Thugs in Ondo

Bola Ilori, Aregbesola’s commissioner Assaulted by Thugs in Ondo

The Osun State Commissioner for Regional Integration, Mr. Bola Ilori, was beaten by some suspected political thugs at the zonal meeting of the All Progressives Congress Committee on Restructuring, at the International Event Centre, Akure, the Ondo State capital, on Thursday. The commissioner, who was one of the representatives of Osun State at the forum,

President Buhari Arrives In London

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived in the United Kingdom after leaving the United States, where he attended the 72nd United Nations General Assembly.   The President departed New York earlier on Thursday and arrived in London hours later.   The Presidency had hinted before President Buhari left the country that he would travel through London

President Buhari Leaves New York For London

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday returned to London for undisclosed reasons.   The President returned to the United Kingdom from United States where he attended the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly.   He had spent 104 days in London on medical vacation and returned to the country last month.   The Presidency

PDP Suspends Ubah, To Appear Alongside Kashamu Before Disciplinary Panel

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has suspended the Anambra State gubernatorial aspirant, Ifeanyi Ubah, for one month due to his criticism of party leaders over their handling of the party’s primaries in the state. The party has also referred his matter to a disciplinary committee. Equally, a PDP senator, Buruji Kashamu is also expected to

Buhari Appreciates Jordan For Supporting Nigeria’s War Against Terrorism

President Muhammadu Buhari has thanked the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan for its support to Nigeria’s campaign against terrorism and insurgency with the donation of military hardware and pledge to further supply helicopters.   The President gave the appreciation during a bilateral meeting with King Abdullah II on Tuesday, shortly after his address to the 72nd

Soyinka cautions army on Operation Python Dance

The Nobel laureate, Prof Wole Soyinka, on Wednesday urged the Nigerian Army to be cautious in its activities following the declaration of Operations Python Dance and Crocodile Smile in some parts of the country. Soyinka made the call during his address at a press conference marking the 50th anniversary of the death of a poet, Christopher

Federal High Court Proscribes IPOB

The Federal High Court in Abuja has approved the application by the Federal Government, seeking the proscription of the Indigenous People of Biafra.   Acting Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, Justice Abdu Kafarati, granted the order on Wednesday, five days after the military released a statement declaring IPOB a terrorist group and South-East