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INEC declares Smart Adeyemi as winner of Kogi west senatorial zone

The candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Smart Adeyemi, has won the Kogi West senatorial district election. The Returning Officer of the election, Professor...

7 LG chairs in Ekiti dump PDP for APC

Seven local government chairmen elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Friday...

Arsenal hire new coach after firing Emery

Arsenal have sacked manager Unai Emery after the Premier League club’s worst run in more than a quarter of a century. Following Emery’s sack, former player and fans’ favourite...

Gunmen open fire on Ifeanyi Ubah FC team bus in Kogi

A player and driver sustained injuries after gunmen opened fire on Ifeanyi Ubah FC team bus in Kabba,...

Notes From Atlanta: What Everyone is Missing About the “Hate Speech” Bill

By Farooq A. Kperogi, Ph.D. Twitter: @farooqkperogi Both the proponents and opponents of the so-called Hate Speech Bill in the Nigerian Senate don’t seem to realize that the...

Kabiru Mijinyawa: A tribute to an accomplished Speaker

By Yakub Uba Love him or hate him, Rt. Honourable Kabiru Mijinyawa, the out-going Speaker of Adamawa...

Telcos ask banks to pay or get disconnected from USSD service

Telecommunications companies say they may stop offering Unstructured Supplementary Service Data (USSD) services to financial institutions for free. The companies, under the aegis...

Buhari asks senate to approve multi-billion dollar loan request rejected under Saraki

President Muhammadu Buhari has again sent a request to the senate to approve the federal government’s...

Sex For Grade: Varsity denies expelling student for impregnating lecturer

THE management of the Federal University of Lafia, Nasarawa has denied the expulsion of a male student for impregnating his lecturer, claiming there was no student that impregnated...

VIDEO: Prof. Zulum escorts Shettima to Abuja after inauguration

The newly sworn-in governor of Borno State, Prof. Babagana Zulum, on Wednesday escorted the immediate...

Notes From Atlanta: What Everyone is Missing About the “Hate Speech” Bill

By Farooq A. Kperogi, Ph.D. Twitter: @farooqkperogi Both the proponents and opponents of the so-called Hate Speech Bill in the Nigerian Senate don’t seem to realize that the...

Notes From Atlanta: Government of Buhari’s Family, By His Family, and For His Family

By Farooq A. Kperogi, Ph.D. Twitter: @farooqkperogi Before he was sworn in as president in May 2015,...