• Autonomy: Supreme Court Reserves Judgement in FG’s Suit Against 36 States

    Autonomy: Supreme Court Reserves Judgement in FG’s Suit Against 36 States0

    The Supreme Court of Nigeria has reserved judgment on the case filed by the Federal Government against the 36 state governments, seeking the complete autonomy of the 774 local governments in the country. A seven-member panel of Supreme Court justices, led by Garba Lawal, ruled that the decision would be communicated to the parties involved

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  • INEC Says 269,992 New Voters Registered in Edo, Ondo States

    INEC Says 269,992 New Voters Registered in Edo, Ondo States0

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has reported that a total of 269,992 new voters were registered in Edo and Ondo states as of 9 June 2024 when the registration was suspended. A statement issued in Abuja by Mr. Sam Olumekun, National Commissioner & Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee said of this figure, 129,246

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  • Democracy Day Marked with Protests Across Nigeria

    Democracy Day Marked with Protests Across Nigeria0

    …YiagaAfrica Demands Renegotiation of Social Contract with Citizens There were protests across the country as Nigerians on Democracy Day as Nigerians trooped to the streets to protest against hunger and excruciating hardship, and to demand the reversal of some of the policies implemented by the President Bola Tinubu’s administration. In Lagos, the protests started from

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