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Acting president osinbajo signs 3 bills into law

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has signed three bills into law transmitted by the National Assembly. This was contained in a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media, Laolu Akande on Saturday. The Acts are the Federal Capital Territory Civil Service Commission (Establishment) Act, 2018; the Forestry Research Institute of Nigeria (Establishment)

NASS INVASION: Saraki says he is willing to resign

The president of the senate , Dr. Bukola Saraki has stressed that he as well as his deputy and the Speaker of the House of Representatives Yakubu Dogara are willing to resign the day that two thirds of the members of each of the chambers lose confidence in them. He stated

Taraba crisis: Group writes Osinbajo, indicts Gov Ishaku, Speaker

Jude Johnson  A human rights group, Save Humanity Advocacy Centre, on Thursday indicted Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba State, Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Abel Diah and other key actors in the recent crisis between Fulani and farmers in Sardauna Local Government Area. The organisation said the governor and prominent citizens

Nigerian president meets with regional leaders on ethnic unrest

Nigeria's acting president met with regional leaders in an effort to quell ethnic tensions, his office said, as threats grow of conflict between northern Muslims and southeastern Igbo people. The two groups have been trading barbs since the beginning of the month, after Muslim activists demanded the eviction of Igbo from

Security heralds Osinbajo visit to Katsina, Emir’s palace

…Shehu Danjuma   Security is tight in and around Katsina metropolis following the arrival of the Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, for a one-day working visit to the state. The joint security personnel have been posted to various strategic places in the state capital, Katsina, including the Emir’s palace. A combined team of armed