PDP kicks as APC plans Primary to replace Audu in INEC's December 5 Kogi supplementary guber election

Staff, (Punch) - APC has says it is preparing for a fresh governorship primary in Kogi State to elect a candidate, who will replace its candidate in the November 21 poll in the state, Prince Abubakar Audu, who died on Sunday.


Audu's death: INEC in dilemma, lawyers differ [What are running-mates for?]

Staff, (Punch) - There was confusion among officers of the Independent National Electoral Commission on the legal implications of the death of the Kogi State Governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Abubakar Audu, on Sunday.

APC's candidate in Kogi guber poll, Abubakar Audu, dies, leading in tally

Staff, (Guardian) - He was near realising his coveted ambition: to return to the Kogi State Government House. But yesterday, his pet dream was scuttled irretrievably. He died. Declaration of most of the results of Saturday’s governorship election had him leading with over 41,000 votes.

UK insists on returning Nigerians without rights to remain in Britain

Staff, (Nigerian Tribune) - THE United Kingdom (UK) has on Thursday, said the return of Nigerians, who have no right to remain in the UK is a key part of upholding a fair and robust immigration system, although stating that its preference is for such individuals to leave the UK voluntarily.

Benin Republic invades Nigeria, takes over 16 villages in Kwara state border community

Staff, (Daily Sun) - Already, the authorities of the neighbouring country have gone ahead to construct Gerdarmes Office (Police station) in the affected Nigerian communities and also hoist their national flag at the affected Nigeria villages.

London Court convicts British couple for keeping a Nigerian as slave for 24 years

Staff, (Guardian) - The Harrow Crown Court in northwest London, has convicted a British couple who were found guilty of keeping a Nigerian immigrant enslaved for more than two decades.

Why it took time to constitute cabinet, by President Buhari

Staff, (Guardian) - President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday gave insight into reasons why it took him time to constitute the Federal Executive Council. The President linked it to former President Goodluck Jonathan and PDP.

Fashola's appointment as works, housing minister excites stakeholders

Staff, (Punch) - Built environment experts are hopeful that the appointment of former Governor of Lagos State, Babatunde Fashola, as the Minister of Power, Works and Housing will bring reformation to the sector, MAUREEN IHUA-MADUENYI writes.