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12 Aug
Indication has emerged that the All Progressives Congress (APC) might shift its local council and state congresses billed for the end of the month...
31 Jul
As voters troop out today in Lagos and Ogun states to elect their local council chairmen and councillors, Yiaga Africa has lamented the overbearing influence of state governors on the grassroots election...
31 Jul
One of the salient points raised by President Muhammadu Buhari during his June 10, 2021 interview with Arise TV was the centrality of the local council system to the welfare and well being of Nigerians
15 May 2019
Two things/news broke or happened Yesterday May 6th 2019 about the same time but in two different locations in Nigeria that perfectly addresses the burning issue of widespread insecurity in Nigeria. But an observer of events in contemporary Nigeria needs to either develop the nose for news like a professional journalist would ordinarily be required…
21 Mar 2018
The Senate has alleged that state governors are frustrating the proposed autonomy of local council in the country. The Chairman, Senate Committee on Information, Suleiman Adokwe, representing Nasarawa South, gave the revelation in Lafia while addressing journalists. Adokwe lamented that efforts by the federal lawmakers to amend the constitution to give local councils autonomy have…


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Leicester piled pressure on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer with a late goal spree in their thrilling 4-2 victory against troubled Manchester United on Saturday.
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Pep Guardiola says he wants Raheem Sterling to fight for his place at Manchester City after the frustrated forward admitted he "would be open" to leaving the Premier League champions.
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Erling Haaland marked his return from injury with two goals on Saturday as Borussia Dortmund beat Mainz 3-1 to go top of the Bundesliga overnight. Norwegian prodigy Haaland missed Dortmund's last four games in all competitions with a thigh complaint, but returned against Mainz to score his third brace in as many appearances and take…
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The Permanent Secretary, Political and Economic Affairs in the Office of the Secretary  to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Andrew Adejo, has said that a divided Nigeria cannot survive and  prosper.
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The Saudi-led coalition supporting Yemen's government said Saturday it had killed 160 Huthi rebels in strikes south of the strategic city of Marib, where loyalists say rebels have made advances. "We carried out 32 strikes... in Abdiya over the past 24 hours," the coalition said, cited by the official Saudi Press Agency, adding that "11…