nigerian political news 180719

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    Politics Senate begins investigation into Edo Assembly crisis – Vanguard News

    The Senate on Thursday commenced investigation into the crisis rocking the Edo State House of Assembly. Senate The Senate Ad hoc committee investigating the crisis led by Sen. Abdullahi Sabi (APC Niger) invited 12 out of 24 lawmakers from the state for questioning. 
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    Metro EFCC goes after ex-Kwara State officials, seizes passports over N22b Paris Cash – P.M. News

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC discloses that the commission has seized the passports of 34 top officials who served under former Kwara State Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed over a N22 billion London-Paris Club refund. Read more via P.M. News – Get More...
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    Politics Senate Confirms Four Commissioners For NCC Rejected By Saraki-Led 8th Senate – Nairaland

    The Senate has approved the nomination of Aliyu Saidu Abubakar as non-executive commissioner of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC). Abubakar who is to represent the Northeast geopolitical zone in the commission was rejected in 2016 when Senator Bukola Saraki was the Senate President...
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    Politics Buhari asks herdsmen to disregard northern elders advice on leaving the south – TheCable

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday told herdsmen to disregard the call to vacate the southern part of the country. The Northern Elders Forum (NEF) had asked herders to leave the southern part of the country if their safety is no longer guaranteed. But speaking through Garba Shehu...
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    Politics Presidency to verify Gov. Makinde’s source of wealth – Daily Post Nigeria

    An anti-corruption agency under the Presidency, Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB), has said it will verify the N48 billion worth of assets declared by the newly inaugurated Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State. The Director, Oyo state office of CCB, Mr. Moses Atolagbe, disclosed this to reporters …...