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Today's Headlines: Magnus Abe Dumps APC, Doctors Reveal Osinbajo Recovering On Crutches

Magnus Abe Dumps APC

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Former representative of Rivers South-East Senatorial District at the National Assembly, Senator Magnus Abe, has dumped the All Progressive Congress in Rivers State.

Abe in a statement signed by his spokesman, Parry Benson, on Wednesday afternoon, however, pledged his continued support to the presidential bid of APC presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu.

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Doctors Reveal Osinbajo Recovering On Crutches

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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is now “receiving physiotherapy and mobilising quite well on crutches,” doctors overseeing his condition at the Duchess International Hospital, Ikeja, Lagos, have revealed.

This is according to a statement signed by the hospital’s Medical Director, Dr. Adedoyin Dosunmu-Ogunbi, titled ‘Duchess International Hospital, Ikeja gives update on VP Osinbajo’s condition.’

The Punch reports that Osinbajo On Saturday, July 16, 2022, successfully underwent a surgical procedure on his thigh bone to correct injuries linked to playing squash.

Politicians Who Pick Two Nomination Forms Risk Two-year Prison Term -INEC

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Mike Igini, the Resident Electoral Commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Akwa Ibom State, has said that some politicians who contested for more than one elective office risk conviction for electoral offences for violation of the Electoral Act, 2022.

Igini disclosed this on Tuesday while featuring on Channels TV’s Sunrise Daily

I've Left APC But Still Loyal To Buhari -Gudaji

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A ranking member of the House of Representatives, Muhammad Gudaji Kazaure announced his departure from the All Progressives Congress APC to the African Democratic Congress (ADC).

Kazaure however said that his loyalty and support for President Muhammudu Buhari and the Nigerian masses remained unshaken.

Nigerians Reacts As Ortom Returns To Nigeria After Reporting Buhari, Others To US Govt

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A cross-section of Nigerians has reacted to Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom’s return to Nigeria after a two-week work leave in the United Kingdom, UK, and the United States of America, USA.

Recall that Ortom was received at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport by top party and state government officials in Abuja on Wednesday morning.

Gunmen Abduct University Student

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The police in Cross River State have confirmed the abduction of a student ofArthur Jarvis University, near Calabar.

The police spokesperson in the state, Irene Ugbo, confirmed the incident in a telephone interview with the News Agency Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday in Calabar.

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