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  1. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Senate passes bill to recognise June 12 as Democracy Day – TheCable

    The senate has passed a bill seeking to make June 12 Democracy Day. The bill seeking to amend the holiday act was passed at the upper legislative chamber after Ahmad Lawan, senate leader, presented a report to his colleagues on Thursday . The bill, which has only three clauses, … Read more...
  2. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Borno now safer than Abuja, Sokoto, Zamfara – Gov. Shettima boasts – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima has said that the state is now safer compared to states like Sokoto, Zamfara, Katsina as well as the Federal Capital Territory, FCT. Justifying his assertion, Shettima said Borno is safer because there are no issues of kidnapping, banditry and …...
  3. Nigeria Political News

    Politics What will happen if I don’t become next Senate President – Lawan – Daily Post Nigeria

    Senate Leader, Dr. Ahmad Lawan, on Wednesday spoke on his ambition to become Nigeria’s ninth Senate President. He told newsmen in Abuja that although his mission is to have a Senate and the National Assembly that will work for Nigerians, his ambition is not a do-or-die affair. … Read more via...