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#EndSARS: UK Parliament Will Discuss Petition Seeking Sanctions Against Nigerian Government

Members of the UK Parliament have scheduled November 23 to debate sanctions against the Buhari administration over its handling of the historic #EndSARS protests which drew international attention last month. The parliamentarians will consider a petition from hundreds of thousands of Nigerians that asked them to look into the killings and gross violations of human…

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Petition To Probe Tinubu Receives Over 16,000 Signatures

The internet is less than pleased about All Progressives Congress leader, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu yet again as a petition on Change.Org demanded him to be investigated has garnered over 16,000 signatures. Titled, ‘Calling on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to investigate Bola Tinubu for contravening the Money Laundering (Prohibition) Act of 2011, by having bullion vans ferry alleged large…

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Bayelsa Election: Tribunal’s Judgement Confirms Duoye Diri As Governor

A three-man tribunal for Bayelsa Gubernatorial Election sitting in Abuja has affirmed the victory of Senator Duoye Diri as the state governor. The panel took the decision on Saturday a month after the Supreme Court dismissed an appeal filed by a former aspirant of the Bayelsa governorship election under the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Timi…

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Deji Adeyanju Submits Petition On Tinubu’s Bullion Vans To EFCC, Manhandled By Security Operatives

Convener of Concerned Nigerians, Deji Adeyanju on Friday submitted a petition to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to Probe a National leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu for having bullion vans filled with money driven into his house a day before the last general election. However, according to reports…

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Deji Adeyanju Petitions EFCC Over Tinubu’s Election Day Bullion Vans At His House

Human rights activist, Deji Adeyanju, says he has taken up the challenge by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission and had agreed to write a petition against National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu. He said the petition will be submitted on Friday. Adeyanju, who is the convener, Concerned Nigerians, said this in…

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Atiku vs Buhari: Four Key Decisions Reached In The Rulings Delivered So Far

The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal, on Wednesday, delivered some rulings in some applications that had been brought by parties to the petition. Below are some of the four key decisions that the Tribunal led by Justice Mohammed Garba have delivered: 1.  Vice-presidential candidate not a necessary party in election. Petitions are not incompetent because VicePresident Yemi…

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More Than 1,000,000 Sign Petition To Kick Against Boris Johnson Suspending Parliament

A petition calling on Boris Johnson to abandon his plan to suspend Parliament has now fetched more than a million signatures. Numbers have been rising rapidly throughout the day after the Prime Minister announced his move, triggering protests across the country. The Queen today accepted Johnson’s request to suspend Parliament for five weeks from September…

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Election Tribunal: Atiku, PDP Call for Reduction of Call-in Witnesses Period to 10 Days

  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate for the 2019 Nigerian General Elections, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has on Monday, informed the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal their decision to reduce the 14 days period prescribed by the law for the call of witnesses to prove their petition to 10 days. Atiku and PDP,…

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A Million Fans and More Sign Petition To Remake Game Of Thrones’ Last Episode

As the series Game of Thrones come to an end, disappointed  fans are calling for a remake of the last season as the ending seem to be totally off for them. A lot of the series fans are ranting on social media, making their displeasure of the last episode known. As of Saturday evening, 1.02 million people had signed a Change.org petition saying…

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Tribunal Begins Hearing On Atiku’s Petition Against Buhari’s Presidential Victory 

The Presidential Election Tribunal will, today (wednesday) commence hearing in the petition filed by the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, against the declaration of President Muhammadu Buhari, of the All Progessive Congress (APC), by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) as winner of the February 23 presidential election. The tribunal had…

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