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Today's Headlines: Wike Asks Court To Declare Him PDP Presidential Candidate, Soludo Suspends Iloka

Wike Asks Court To Declare Him PDP Presidential Candidate

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Supporters of Nyesom Wike have taken Atiku Abubakar, Aminu Tambuwal and the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to court over the conduct of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential primary election.

According to The Punch, Newgent Ekamon, a PDP chieftain, asked the court to order INEC to remove Atiku from “its list of candidates in the 2023 presidential election”.

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Soludo Suspends Nnewi North LG Chairman Over Wife's Death

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Anambra State governor, Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, has suspended the caretaker committee chairman of Nnewi North local government area, Hon Mbazulike Iloka, over his wife’s death.

According to sources, Iloka’s wife, Chidiebere, was slumped and died after serving her husband breakfast on Sunday.


APC Will Win Despite Muslim ticket, Tinubu Has Pedigree – Ndoma-Egba

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Former Senate Majority Leader, Victor Ndoma-Egba said the All Progressives Congress (APC) would win the 2023 presidential elections

The ex-chairman of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) also expressed confidence that the party would retain Cross River State.

On the Muslim-Muslim presidential ticket, the Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) described it as “a very emotive issue.


Lagos Govt Disbands Taskforce

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The Lagos State government has placed an indefinite ban on the operations of its enforcement team – called MOT (Ministry of Transportation) Taskforce.

Jubril Gawat, a media aide of the governor, made this known in a statement via his Twitter handle on Friday.

There has been a series of allegations against some officials of the MOT Taskforce by road users.


El-rufai Writes Buhari

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Governor Nasir El-Rufai says terrorists are consolidating their grip on communities in the state with a parallel government and permanent operational base in the North-western state.

According to PREMIUM TIMES, Rufai disclosed this in a late July memo sent to President Muhammadu Buhari.

The terrorists belonging to Ansaru al-Musulmina fi Bilad al-Sudan, are believed to have moved to Birnin Gwari in Kaduna State in 2012 when they broke away from Boko Haram.

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