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    Politics Fayose dares Buhari, Engage Me and Crumble

    The governor who spoke on Monday while inaugurating newly-elected local council chairmen at the in Ado Ekiti said : “The very day that Federal Government attempts to engage me by any standard, that government will begin to crumble, Guardian reports. My people wanted me as governor and I am...
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    Metro Jos: Newly Sworn-In Local Government Chairman Dies

    Hosea Azi, chairman of Jos-east local government area in Plateau state has died in a road accident on Sunday, exactly two days after he was sworn into office. Simon Lalong, governor of the state, described Azi’s death as “very shocking”, disclosing that he was involved in a motor accident at...
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    Metro Boko Haram Controls Only One Local Government – Borno Speaker

    Speaker of the Borno State House of Assembly, Abdulkarim Lawan, has revealed that Islamic terrorists sect, Boko Haram, is in control of only one local government in the state. Lawan disclosed that the Nigerian Army has liberated 19 out of the 20 local government areas previously occupied by the...
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    Metro Nasarawa LGs Receive N4.3 Billion Bailout Fund, Needs Additional N1b

    Nasarawa State Local government councils have received N4.3 billion bailout fund from the State Government to pay salaries of their workers and will need an additional of N1 billon to clear off salaries. Alhaji Suleiman Wanbai, Chairman of Lafia Local Government Area and Chairman of Association...
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    Politics Senate Screens Ex-Rep Member, Shehuri Mustapha

    Hon. Baba Shehuri Mustapha, the ministerial nominee from Borno state and former House of Reprsentatives member was cleared today by the Senate at ongoing ministerial screening. Baba Shehuri, whose resume showed that he is a grassroots politician as one time local government Councillor and...
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    Politics List of 114 roads that’ll cost Lagos N19bn

    See list of 114 roads across the 20 Local Governments and 37 Local Council Development Areas in the State that will cost Governor Ambode N19bn to reconstruct in order to fulfill part of his campaign promises. Ambode, who said the execution of the projects will be left in the care of the local...