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    Metro Senator Abbo wins "Beacon of Hope" award months after beating woman on camera - Pulse Nigeria

    The controversial senator received the award at the 4th edition of the Adamawa Celebrities and Achievers Awards (ACAA). Six months after he was caught on tape assaulting a woman, Senator Elisha Abbo (Adamawa North - PDP) has been honoured with a "Beacon of Hope" award...
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    Politics Orji Kalu will receive full salaries, allowances in prison – Senate - Premium Times

    The convicted Chief Whip of the Senate, Orji Kalu, will continue to receive his salaries and all other entitlements while in prison, the Senate has said. This is despite that he will not be performing any legislative function from prison. The spokesperson of the Senate, Godiya Akwashiki...
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    Metro Court Convicts Orji Kalu OF N7.1 Billion Fraud - Punch Newspaper

    The Federal High Court in Lagos has convicted a former governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu, who was charged with N7.1bn fraud. Details later read more
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    Politics I don’t feel safe in my office, says Remi Tinubu – TheCable

    Oluremi Tinubu, senator representing Lagos central, says she does not feel safe in her office. Tinubu said this on Thursday while commenting on the carting away of some “critical” items in her office. She requested that the senate replace her volumes one to 14 of the laws of the federation …...
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    Politics This PHOTO Of Dino Melaye and A Constituent Got Nigerians Talking

    Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi west Senatorial District released a photo of a member of his constituent bowing to his feet in a show of appreciation. On his Instagram page, the controversial Senator posted the photo with a caption: 'Showing appreciation', but Nigerians are not taking it...
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    Politics Senator Abaribe Asks Court To Drop Him As Nnamdi Kanu's Surety

    The Senator representing Abia South Senatorial District, Enyinaya Abaribe, has applied to the court to be discharged from the suretyship, bond and recognizance of the bail of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu. In an application filed against the Federal...
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    Politics 'My Classics', 'My Toys' - Dino Melaye Shares PHOTOS Of His Cars

    Senator Dino Melaye, representing Kogi west senatorial district on Monday shared pictures on his fleet of cars on Instagram page. The embattled senator, who is facing recall process in his constituent caption the photos as: 'My Classics', 'My toys, My passion Noni' See photos:
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    Politics Nigerian Senator, Peter Nwaoboshi, Shuns EFCC Invitations Over N2.7Bn Scandal

    Nigerian senator representing Delta-North Senatorial District, Peter Nwaoboshi, has reportedly shunned several invitations from the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. The self-acclaimed ‘loyalist’ of convicted former governor of Delta State, Chief James Ibori, "despite EFCC's due...
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    Politics Nigerian Senator, Kabiru Jibril, Dies At 59

    Former Nigerian Senator, Mohammed Kabiru Jibril is dead. Senator Jubril was elected to represent the People's Democratic Party (PDP) in the Kaduna Central district of Kaduna State in April 2007 Mohammed Kabiru Jibril was born on 18 May 1958. Prior to election to the senate, he was the...
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    Politics Shehu Sani Condemns Operation Python Dance In the South East

    Senator Shehu Sani representing Kaduna central senatorial district has condemned Operation Python Dance II in the South East and called on the government to put a stop to it. Senator Sani on his social media account on Thursday described the operation as a deadly Python Dance. He said: "Deadly...
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    Politics Senator Adeleke's Nurse Speaks On The Injections That Allegedly Killed Him

    The nurse who allegedly administered injections on late Senator Isiaka Adeleke, Alfred Aderibigbe, has said that he has been administering injections on the late lawmaker for a long time. Aderibigbe told the coroner on Thursday, as ordered by Governor Rauf Aregbesola. Counsel for the nurse...
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    Politics Senator Isiaka Adeleke Allegedly Poisoned To Death - Source

    The late lawmaker, Senator Isiaka Adetunji Adeleke's corpse has been returned to Ladoke Akontola University Teaching Hospital, Osogbo, for an autopsy over alleged poisoning. The autopsy option, Premium Times sources say, is being taken following rumours that he was poisoned at a political...
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    Politics Supporters Flock Ede As Adeleke’s Corpse Brought Back To His Residence

    Supporters of Senator Isiaka Adeleke and hundreds of residents of Ede are in tears and wailing as the corpse of the politician is brought back to his residence. He died in the early hours of Sunday at a private hospital in Osogbo after succumbing to a protracted ailment. At the residence of...
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    Politics Nigeria: Senator Ajuji Waziri Is Dead

    A former Nigerian Ambassador to Turkey, Senator Adamu Ajuji Waziri has died. He died on Monday, April 17, 2017. The deceased served as a senator during the 6th session of the National Assembly. In a condolence message yesterday, President Muhammadu Buhari commiserated with the family and...
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    Politics 2017 Budget: Why Are Computers Budgeted For Every Year? – Sen. Abaribe

    Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe representing Abia-South Senatorial District in his contribution to the 2017 Budget debate says the more things change the more they remain the same. He described the budget as an outrageous. "We are nation that jokes a lot, we are going in the wrong direction...
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    Politics Dino Melaye Celebrates 43rd Birthday With 'Old Skool Wig' [See PHOTOS]

    Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi west senatorial district on Sunday celebrated his 43rd birthday with an old skool wig. See photos:
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    Politics VIDEO: Ben Bruce Lists Jonathan's Achievements, Promises To Assist Buhari's Govt

    Senator representing Bayelsa east senatorial district, Ben Murray Bruce in a new video has praised the administration of Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan for various infrastructural development. The Senator, while listing the achievements urged President Muhammadu Buhari and his government to...
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    Politics Ben Bruce Speaks Common Sense, Says Gov't Should Reduce Their Salaries

    A Nigerian Senator and Common sense advocate, Ben Murray-Bruce, senator representing Bayelsa east senatorial district, has called for a reduction in the salaries of politicians. The lawmaker lamented the plight of teachers, saying they deserve better pay, according to a meaage he posted on his...
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    Politics Dino Melaye Buys N180m Rolls Royce as Nigerians Struggle to Feed Daily

    Nigerian senator, Dino Melaye, representing Kogi west senatorial district has acquired a 93-year-old Rolls Royce estimated at N180 million, amid a national recession that has left millions of his compatriots struggling to feed daily. Mr. Melaye, owns a fleet of luxury and antiquated cars worth...
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    Metro Senator Dino Melaye Reacts To The Cost of His New 'Machine'

    Senator Dino Melaye, representing Kogi West Senatorial District, has responded to the price of his newly acquired 2015 Slingshot 'toy' estimated to cost N4.78 Million ($24,000). Related: Check out Sen. Dino Melaye's New 'Machine', Costs N4.78m See his tweet: