Oladipupo Adebutu: Fleeing from Justice, Grasping at Straws+30

The case against Oladipupo Adebutu, the candidate for the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ogun State, seems to be unraveling as evidence of electoral malfeasance mounts. Facing charges of vote-buying, manipulation, and other serious allegations, Adebutu is currently on self-exile to evade justice. Recent testimonies and court rulings have dealt a heavy blow to his case, leaving him grasping at straws to salvage his political aspirations.

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Niger's Junta Seeks Support from Neighboring Countries in Standoff Over Coup+30

Niger's junta, which recently staged a coup, has authorized troops from Mali and Burkina Faso to intervene on Niger territory in the event of aggression. Additionally, the French ambassador has been asked to leave the country, escalating tensions between the junta and other West African nations. The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) is threatening to use force to reinstate Niger's democratically elected president. The junta's actions in defying sanctions and seeking military support from neighboring countries further worsen the ongoing crisis.

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News Summary of August 24, 2023 in Nigeria+30

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Consecration and Enthronement of Venerable Ifedola Senasu Okupevi as the New Bishop of Lagos Diocese+30

The consecration and enthronement of Venerable Ifedola Senasu Okupevi as the new Bishop of Lagos Diocese, Anglican Communion, is set to take place on August 27th and 28th, 2023. The programme, organized by Venerable Folorunsho OreOluwa Agbelusi, will feature a Consecration Service at the Bishop Vining Memorial Church Cathedral and an Enthronement Service at the Cathedral Church of Christ. The event will be followed by a reception at The Bell Event Centre.

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Restoring Abuja's Master Plan: A Bold Vision for FCT's Future+30

The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Nyesom Wike, recently announced his plans to restore the Abuja Master Plan and revitalize the city's infrastructure. This bold vision aims to address the challenges posed by rapid urbanization, unauthorized construction, and land speculation. While some applaud this initiative, others question its effectiveness and emphasize the need for a comprehensive approach that involves strengthening regulations, investing in infrastructure, and engaging the community in urban planning decisions.

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News Summary of August 23, 2023 in Nigeria+30

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News Summary of August 22, 2023 in Nigeria+30

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APC Professionals' Council Passes Vote of Confidence on Femi Gbajabiamila as Tinubu's Chief of Staff+30

The All Progressives Congress (APC) Professionals' Council has expressed its confidence in Femi Gbajabiamila, Chief of Staff to President Bola Tinubu, dismissing allegations of biases in his appointment of ministers and top officials. The council emphasized that Gbajabiamila is not responsible for issuing appointment letters, but rather it is the prerogative of the President. They urged the accusers to direct their grievances appropriately, highlighting Gbajabiamila's long-standing integrity and excellence in his role.

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Ziko Okwudi Re-elected as President of NULGE Delta State Chapter+30

Comrade Ziko Okwudi has been re-elected as the state president of Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) in Delta State. Governor Oborevwori congratulated Okwudi and expressed confidence in his leadership abilities. The Delta State Government pledged to collaborate with the newly elected NULGE executives to improve the welfare of local government workers in the state.

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News Summary of August 12, 2023 in Nigeria+30

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Borno State Governor Receives Rescued Chibok Girl, Rebecca Magu+30

The Governor of Borno State, Prof. Babagana Zulum, has been reunited with another rescued Chibok girl, Rebecca Magu. She was rescued by the troops of the Multi National Joint Task Force (MNJF) in Cameroun after being held captive by Boko Haram insurgents since 2014. The Governor has assured Rebecca and other victims of Boko Haram of the state government's support for their recovery.

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News Summary of August 11, 2023 in Nigeria+30

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Tragedy Strikes in Nigeria as Mosque Collapse Claims Seven Lives+30

At least seven people have been killed and 23 injured when a section of a mosque in Nigeria collapsed during Friday prayers. The incident occurred in Zaria, one of the largest cities in northern Nigeria. The Governor of Kaduna has ordered an immediate investigation into the tragic incident and promised assistance to those affected.

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News Summary of August 10, 2023 in Nigeria+30

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Tensions Rise Between Niger Junta and West African Countries+30

Tensions are escalating between the junta in Niger and neighboring West African states following a military coup that took place two weeks ago. The Economic Community of West African States (Ecowas) has decided to establish an intervention force to restore constitutional order in Niger, but peaceful means are still prioritized. There are concerns about the imprisoned President Mohamed Bazoum, as the coup leaders have threatened to kill him if military intervention is carried out. This article explores the ongoing tensions and various factors surrounding the situation in Niger.

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