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NSSF introduces national literary contest for youths

The Nigeria Solidarity Support Fund, a non-government organisation focused on improving healthcare and others, has inaugurated a national literary contest to empower and upskill Nigerian youths. The General Manager, NSSF, Fejiro Chinye-Nwoko, disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday. Chinye-Nwoko stated that the campaign would give youths an opportunity to …

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Abuja-based lawyer cleared to contest NFF position

An Abuja-based lawyer, Pelumi Olajengbesi, has been cleared by the 2022 Electoral Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation to run for the Executive Committee Membership position at the NFF elections slated to hold Friday, September 30, in Benin City, Edo State. Before his clearance, Olajengbesi and 44 others were screened …

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Angolan opposition to contest election results

Angola’s largest opposition party, the National Union for the Total Independence of Angola, said it would contest last week’s election results that saw the long-ruling People’s Movement for the Liberation of Angola win a majority. Elections held on August 24 were the most hotly contested the oil-rich country has seen …

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Dariye denies plan to contest Plateau senatorial seat

A former Governor of Plateau state, Joshua Dariye, who was recently released from prison three months after being granted pardon by the Council of State, has said he won’t contest the Senate seat of Plateau Central in the 2023 election. Dariye, who was serving 10 years’ imprisonment for N1.126 billion …

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Umahi to contest fresh Ebonyi APC senatorial primary

The Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi has vowed he will contest the All Progressives Congress-ordered fresh primaries for the Ebonyi South senatorial zone. This was as the governor alleged the senatorial candidate of the party in the zone, Ann Agom-Eze, was embarking on a campaign of calumny to curry cheap …

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14 political parties contest Kano gov seat

No fewer than 14 political parties have fielded candidates for governorship election in Kano State in 2023. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the list of the political parties and their candidates was pasted at the state headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Kano State. The list of …

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Umahi out, 12 parties to contest gov seat

A Federal High Court sitting in Abakaliki, the Ebonyi State capital, on Friday, recognised Princess Ann Agom-Eze, as the senatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress, for Ebonyi South Zone. Recall that Governor Umahi through his counsel, Roy Nweze Umahi, had dragged the Independent National Electoral Commission, to the Federal …

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Imo varsity graduate holds maths contest for pupils

A graduate of Industrial Physics from Imo State University, Peters Nduka, has organised a mathematics contest for primary school pupils in a bid to improve the educational standard of home communities. The young social entrepreneur who hails from Ohaji-Egbema Local Government Area of the state over the weekend held the …

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