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Today's Headlines: We’ve Gone Beyond Secondus-PDP; Akeredolu Presents N191.6 Billion Budget For 2022

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Convention: We’ve gone beyond Secondus – PDP

Ahead of the October 31 national elective convention of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, the contact and mobilization sub-committee has said that the suspended national chairman of the party, Prince Uche Secondus is no longer an issue as the PDP prepares to reposition itself for the 2023 general elections.

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The committee stated this shortly after its maiden meeting which held at the National Executive Committee, NEC Hall in Abuja.

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Gov. Akeredolu presents N191.6 billion budget for 2022

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo Tuesday presented a fiscal proposal of N191.6 billion for 2022 to the State House of Assembly.

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Represented by the Commissioner for Finance, Wale Akinterinwa, Mr Akeredolu said the budget was an increase of 9.59 per cent over that of 2021.

Tagged “Budget of Economic Re-Engineering”, the 2022 budget has a recurrent profile of N112.017 billion and capital expenditure of N79.621 billion.

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“Hence, the expansionary measures being pursued in 2022 is a carefully weighed option to weigh in into the resultant fiscal resurgence envisaged in 2022.

3 Killed, Buildings Destroyed In Tanker Explosion In Rivers

No fewer than three persons lost their lives while several buildings were destroyed when a fuel-laden truck exploded along the Port Harcourt-Owerri Road in Ikwerre local government area of Rivers State on Tuesday.

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LEADERSHIP gathered that the incident occurred when the vehicle, which was heading towards Imo State was hit by another tanker at Omerelu axis of the road leading to an explosion.

An eyewitness, who pleaded for anonymity, told our correspondent that the incident occurred when members of the taskforce stopped the vehicle in order to extort from the driver.

BREAKING: Bandits invade Emir of Kagara’s Palace in Niger, residents flee

Gunmen on Tuesday allegedly invaded the palace of Emir of Rafi Local Government Area of Niger State.

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The gunmen, it was gathered, stormed the palace around 6pm.

DAILY POST gathered that the gunment arrived on about 20 motorcycles, carrying three persons each, and shooting sporadically to scare residents of the area.

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