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Day: August 1, 2022

Katsina State Governor, Aminu Masari, on Monday reiterated his call on residents of the state to defend themselves against bandits and other criminals. He insisted that the reality on the ground had shown that the security of lives and property is a collective responsibility and not that of the Government or security agencies alone. The


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A leading Nigerian out-of-home advertising service provider, Nimbus Media Ltd., has announced a N20 million Marketing Support Programme for 10 start-ups and Small Medium Enterprises to mark 10th anniversary. The Chief Executive Officer/Managing Director of the company, Mr Olawale Adegoke, said this in a statement on Sunday in Abuja. Adegoke said that the gesture which


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The Independent National Electoral Commission has urged Nigerians to avoid getting scammed by unscrupulous elements asking people to enroll in ‘Voter Card (PVC)’ online. The electoral umpire, in a statement on Monday by its National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, Festus Okoye Esq, said that the claim by the ‘fake sites’ was


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Osun State chapter of the All Progressives Congress on Monday accused members of a faction in the party backed by the Interior Minister, Rauf Aregbesola, of planning a violent protest in the state and Abuja against the state chairman of the party, Prince Gboyega Famoodun. In a statement signed by Kola Olabisi, the Media Adviser


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A civil society organisation, The Electoral Hub, has decried the alienation of Persons Living with Disabilities from the 19 Resident Electoral Commissioners recently nominated by the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd).  The group also said it was dismayed at the poor representation of women in the nomination. In a statement on Monday by its Director,


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The Federal Road Safety Corps has declared a nationwide clampdown on erring motorcyclists who fail to register their bikes with the National Vehicle Identification Scheme. The acting Corps Marshal, Dauda Ali-Biu, made the announcement in a statement, Monday evening. This was coming following reported terrorists’ attacks in various locations across the country. The PUNCH had


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The Board of Trustees Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Walid Jibril Monday, said all plans were on ground to bring all party members, including Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, and other aggrieved members together, ahead of the 2023 general elections in the country. All has not been well with the main opposition party


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Barely 24 hours after the suspension of voter registration, the Independent National Electoral Commission has fished out an online site urging Nigerians to enroll for permanent voters card. The fake site claimed that the Federal Government has approved individual registration online to avoid unnecessary crowds in the “NIMC” centres. In a statement by the INEC


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