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AllAfrica.com
New NGO Draft Law Further Undermines Fundamental Human Rights8 September 2016, the Cabinet of Egypt approved an alarming draft NGO law that
New NGO Draft Law Further Undermines Fundamental Human Rights
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
8 September 2016, the Cabinet of Egypt approved an alarming draft NGO law that is currently under review by the Egyptian Council of State. In light of the worrisome content of the draft law that violates both the Constitution and international... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang visits Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castropremier, accompanied by his wife Cheng Hong and senior Chinese officials, was i
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang visits Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
premier, accompanied by his wife Cheng Hong and senior Chinese officials, was in Havana as guest of President of the Cuban Council of State and Council of Ministers Raul Castro. Li’s trip to Havana is the first official visit to the Caribbean... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Bangkok traffic: Solving the city's traffic congestion problemto pay four times the penalty or have their driving licences suspended, althoug
Bangkok traffic: Solving the city's traffic congestion problem
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
to pay four times the penalty or have their driving licences suspended, although this was previously rejected by the council of state (see here). Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwon decreed on Thursday that authorities have a month to... Read more
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FOX News
How to Buy a Home Without a 20% Down Paymentprograms have income limitations and require you to take a home-buyer class. Fi
How to Buy a Home Without a 20% Down Payment
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
programs have income limitations and require you to take a home-buyer class. Find programs in your area on the National Council of State Housing Agencies website, or at the Down Payment Resource, which offers a calculator that can show you what... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NPP Waiting for NDC's Response to 170 Facts Presented By Dr. Bawumiaetc. the performance of the economy in 2013 was better than in 2014 and 2015.
NPP Waiting for NDC's Response to 170 Facts Presented By Dr. Bawumia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
etc. the performance of the economy in 2013 was better than in 2014 and 2015. In December 2013, after a meeting with the Council of State in Aburi, President Mahama stated that his government will "transit from first to second gear in 2014 after... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Governor Abubakar Assures IGP of Collaboration to Ensure Securitysucceed considering his track records. Responding,the Inspector General of Pol
Governor Abubakar Assures IGP of Collaboration to Ensure Security
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
succeed considering his track records. Responding,the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Kpotun Idris, promised to serve the nation selflessly. He thanked state governors for supporting his confirmation as the IGP by the National Council of Sta... Read more
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The News & Observer
Charlotte shooting puts NC police video law back in spotlightrecord. There are some exceptions, but the footage is public if a police office
Charlotte shooting puts NC police video law back in spotlight
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
record. There are some exceptions, but the footage is public if a police officer causes someone’s death. Connecticut, Nevada, North Dakota, and Texas also treat the footage as public record, according to the National Council of State Legisl... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Proposed Cecil Commerce Center distribution center could bring 1,200 jobslike this is more than an Amazon operation, given the salary scales,” said Suji
Proposed Cecil Commerce Center distribution center could bring 1,200 jobs
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
like this is more than an Amazon operation, given the salary scales,” said Sujit Canagaretna, senior fiscal analyst for the Council of State Governments’ Southern office in Atlanta. “The $50,000 mark indicates that the project involves more than a... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
The Netherlands comes a step closer to legalised marijuana cultivationoptimistic the bill can be passed by the lower house of parliament before then.
The Netherlands comes a step closer to legalised marijuana cultivation
DutchNews.nl / Posted 6 days ago
optimistic the bill can be passed by the lower house of parliament before then. The bill has already been looked at by the Council of State advisory body and its recommendations have been included in the revised version. Research by Radboud... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Proposed Cecil Commerce Center distribution center would be the latest in a string of big companies locating at the former naval air stationlike this is more than an Amazon operation, given the salary scales,” said Suji
Proposed Cecil Commerce Center distribution center would be the latest in a string of big companies locating at the former naval air station
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
like this is more than an Amazon operation, given the salary scales,” said Sujit Canagaretna, senior fiscal analyst for the Council of State Governments’ Southern office in Atlanta. “The $50,000 mark indicates that the project involves more than a... Read more
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Reuters
Japan PM raises North Korea nuclear program with Cuba's Fidel Castromember of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Communist Party
Japan PM raises North Korea nuclear program with Cuba's Fidel Castro
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
member of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba (CPC) and vice-president of the Council of State of Cuba (L) upon his arrival at the Jose Marti International Airport in Havana, Cuba, September 22, 2016.... Read more
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Market Watch
EDF trims outlook on lower nuclear power outputsaid the change to its earnings outlook also accounts for an expected adjustmen
EDF trims outlook on lower nuclear power output
Market Watch / Posted 7 days ago
said the change to its earnings outlook also accounts for an expected adjustment of regulated tariffs in France following a Council of State decision in June. EDF now expects 2016 nuclear output between 380 and 400 terawatt hours instead of 395 to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mohammed Haruna - Sunset At Dawnmay have come to a terminal point with the ratification of his nomination as IN
Mohammed Haruna - Sunset At Dawn
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
may have come to a terminal point with the ratification of his nomination as INEC commissioner recently by the Federal Council of State. At least, Mahmud Jega clued us in. I am sure many of his readers who by merely being his regular readers... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Attaboys and Oh Boys for Sept. 21go for about $300. For those hoping insurance will cover the bigger costs, that
Attaboys and Oh Boys for Sept. 21
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 9 days ago
go for about $300. For those hoping insurance will cover the bigger costs, that's also not always the case. The National Council of State Legislatures website notes that as of mid-2016, 46 states and the District of Columbia have passed laws that... Read more
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Quartz
How Florida became the most important US state in the race to legalize self-driving cars16 states introduced legislation related to autonomous vehicles (AV), compared
How Florida became the most important US state in the race to legalize self-driving cars
Quartz / Posted 9 days ago
16 states introduced legislation related to autonomous vehicles (AV), compared to just six in 2012, reports the National Council of State Legislators. Michigan, Nevada, and California are close behind Florida with their own AV legislation. On... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Founder Rawlings Conspicuously Missing At NDC Manifesto Launchaddress. "I also recognize our elders of the party Mr Ato Ahwoi, Kwame Peprah,
Founder Rawlings Conspicuously Missing At NDC Manifesto Launch
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
address. "I also recognize our elders of the party Mr Ato Ahwoi, Kwame Peprah, Madam Cecilia Johnson, the Chairman of the Council of State, and all of them who have given their lives to the well being of this political party." The NDC leader as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Former Member of Council of State Dr. Mary Grant Dead At 88Former Member of the Council of State and former member of erstwhile Provisiona
Former Member of Council of State Dr. Mary Grant Dead At 88
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Former Member of the Council of State and former member of erstwhile Provisional National Defence Council (PNDC), Dr Mary Grant, has passed away Sunday, her family has confirmed. The family of the former PNDC and National Democratic Congress (NDC)... Read more
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The Hill
Is this election the start of new American era?era?MORE for ignoring them, as well, to force a season of fresh thinking. Late
Is this election the start of new American era?
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
era?MORE for ignoring them, as well, to force a season of fresh thinking. Late in life, Kennan proposed the idea of a "council of state" which in fact would be what the Senate was meant to be before it was lobbied into complacency with the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
S44 'does more harm', experts sayJon argued. Section 44 cuts the due process of law short, he says. Services f
S44 'does more harm', experts say
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 11 days ago
Jon argued. Section 44 cuts the due process of law short, he says. Services from the National Legislative Assembly or the Council of State are no longer required for the premier to draw up new regulations. Everything comes down to one man's... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Burkini-clad Aussie 'chased off French beach'beach for wearing a burkini: Zeynab Alshelh, a 23-year-... https://t.co/0goQKCV
Burkini-clad Aussie 'chased off French beach'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
beach for wearing a burkini: Zeynab Alshelh, a 23-year-... https://t.co/0goQKCVL2t (DMO) Their view was backed by the Council of State, the administrative court. It ruled last month that the bans breached civil liberties and found that... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Muslim woman forced off French beach by raging locals for wearing burkinilaws allow the general public to discriminate against you," frustrated Zeynab a
Muslim woman forced off French beach by raging locals for wearing burkini
Daily Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
laws allow the general public to discriminate against you," frustrated Zeynab added. The League of Human Rights asked the Council of State to suspend the burkini ban ruling in the Mediterranean town of Villeneuve-Loubet on the basis that it... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Burkini-clad Australian woman ‘chased off French beach’of women” — but human rights campaigners said burkini bans unfairly targeted Mu
Burkini-clad Australian woman ‘chased off French beach’
Daily Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
of women” — but human rights campaigners said burkini bans unfairly targeted Muslims. Their view was backed by the Council of State, the administrative court. It ruled last month that the bans breached civil liberties and found that... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
High insulin costs hit Mississippianschange. ... They've got it made," she said. "They don't have the worries that w
High insulin costs hit Mississippians
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 12 days ago
change. ... They've got it made," she said. "They don't have the worries that we have. It's unbelievable." The National Council of State Legislatures website notes that as of mid-2016, 46 states and the District of Columbia have passed laws that... Read more
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Daily Mail
Five men sentenced over Corsica burkini brawlhave moved to ban the burkini, though the country's top administrative court ha
Five men sentenced over Corsica burkini brawl
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
have moved to ban the burkini, though the country's top administrative court has suspended the move in most cases. But the Council of State allowed Sisco to keep its burkini ban, saying it was justified on public order grounds - even though... Read more
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BBC News
French resorts lift burkini bans after court rulingburkinis as a symbol of Islam and potentially provocative after the July terror
French resorts lift burkini bans after court ruling
BBC News / Posted 13 days ago
burkinis as a symbol of Islam and potentially provocative after the July terror atrocity in Nice. But on Friday, France's Council of State ruled that the ban in Villeneuve-Loubet "seriously and clearly illegally breached fundamental... Read more
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DW
Corsica 'burkini rioters' sentenced by court |moved to ban the burkini, though the country's top administrative court has sus
Corsica 'burkini rioters' sentenced by court |
DW / Posted 13 days ago
moved to ban the burkini, though the country's top administrative court has suspended the move in most cases. But France's Council of State allowed Sisco to keep its burkini ban, saying it was justified on public order grounds -- even though... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Trial opens over Corsica 'burkini' clasheshave moved to ban the burkini, though the country's top administrative court ha
Trial opens over Corsica 'burkini' clashes
News 24 South Africa / Posted 14 days ago
have moved to ban the burkini, though the country's top administrative court has suspended the move in most cases. But the Council of State allowed Sisco to keep its burkini ban, saying it was justified on public order grounds - even though... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Mugabe of Montie FM stupidly plans to spit more firein Britain or outside prison. Subsequently, his employer, President John Draman
Mugabe of Montie FM stupidly plans to spit more fire
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 14 days ago
in Britain or outside prison. Subsequently, his employer, President John Dramani Mahama, in collusive consultation with the Council of State and upon their ill-advice, remitted the sentence to a month by exercising his prerogative of mercy powers... Read more
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The Chronicle
A Chronicle guide to the election: Five important North Carolina racesresponsibility is to preside over the North Carolina State Senate. He or she al
A Chronicle guide to the election: Five important North Carolina races
The Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
responsibility is to preside over the North Carolina State Senate. He or she also serves as a member of the North Carolina Council of State, the North Carolina Board of Education, the North Carolina Capital Planning Commission and the North... Read more
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New Kerala
China PM to attend UN conference, visit Canada, Cuba - newkerala.com #118778"He was invited by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, Canadian Prime Minister Ju
China PM to attend UN conference, visit Canada, Cuba - newkerala.com #118778
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
"He was invited by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and President of the Cuban Council of State and Council of Ministers Raul Castro Ruz. His trip will last from September 18 to 28," Xinhua news agency... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Council of State tears up fines for 'illegal Macedonian workers'minister was wrong to fine five companies for using foreign workers to build a
Council of State tears up fines for 'illegal Macedonian workers'
DutchNews.nl / Posted 15 days ago
minister was wrong to fine five companies for using foreign workers to build a railway bridge over the IJssel river, the Council of State said on Wednesday. Rail operator ProRail, two Dutch companies, a German firm and one from Macedonia were... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
UCA counselors seek state funds to help paroleeshave to attack recidivism, and that Arkansas will need more caseworkers to make
UCA counselors seek state funds to help parolees
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
have to attack recidivism, and that Arkansas will need more caseworkers to make that happen. The Justice Center of the Council of State Governments reported to the task force the caseload for Arkansas' parole and probation officers is averaging... Read more
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The News & Observer
Lieutenant governor candidates spar over House Bill 2 in debateheld their only scheduled debate at Barton College in Wilson, the first of seve
Lieutenant governor candidates spar over House Bill 2 in debate
The News & Observer / Posted 16 days ago
held their only scheduled debate at Barton College in Wilson, the first of several debates that will highlight different Council of State races. Forest and Coleman faced several questions about HB2 at the forum, which came one day after the NCAA... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Paiboon backs tough anti-corruption billto cover parents and children of state authorities found guilty of dishonest ac
Paiboon backs tough anti-corruption bill
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 16 days ago
to cover parents and children of state authorities found guilty of dishonest acts. The bill, now being scrutinised by the Council of State, the government's legal arm, is a lighter version of the "seven generation bill", a draft law introduced in... Read more
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The News & Observer
No word yet from McCrory on NCAA HB2 moveafter the announcement, the governor’s reaction had not yet been released. He d
No word yet from McCrory on NCAA HB2 move
The News & Observer / Posted 16 days ago
after the announcement, the governor’s reaction had not yet been released. He did not attend the monthly meeting of the Council of State on Tuesday morning, although the meeting was on his schedule posted at 10:44 p.m. Monday. Instead, McCrory... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Leading media watchdogs say no to councilprotection from harassment or undue pressure. That bill had been proposed by t
Leading media watchdogs say no to council
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 17 days ago
protection from harassment or undue pressure. That bill had been proposed by the Abhisit administration and vetted by the Council of State. However, the bill was dropped when the Abhisit government lost the election. Mr Wanchai said if the media... Read more
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Dover Post
Former State Rep. V. George Carey dies at 88a sought-after authority on farm issues. He served on regional and national org
Former State Rep. V. George Carey dies at 88
Dover Post / Posted 17 days ago
a sought-after authority on farm issues. He served on regional and national organizations – including the Farm Bureau, the Council of State Governments, and the National Conference of State Legislatures – to help them craft agricultural policy. In... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study shows increasing healthcare costs for infections linked to premise plumbing pathogensnational Waterborne Disease and Outbreak Surveillance System, a partnership bet
Study shows increasing healthcare costs for infections linked to premise plumbing pathogens
News-Medical-Net / Posted 17 days ago
national Waterborne Disease and Outbreak Surveillance System, a partnership between the Centers for Disease Control, the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists, and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, urged serious attention to be... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Expect more from France on the burkini as elections nearfreedoms" and a "stupid reaction" to recent extremist attacks. Rightly, France
Expect more from France on the burkini as elections near
Dallas Morning News / Posted 17 days ago
freedoms" and a "stupid reaction" to recent extremist attacks. Rightly, France's highest administrative court, the Council of State, struck down the ban, saying it "seriously, and clearly illegally, breached the fundamental freedoms to come... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Makkasan land handover hits obstacleParapuntakul, director-general of the Treasury Department, said the hand-over i
Makkasan land handover hits obstacle
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 18 days ago
Parapuntakul, director-general of the Treasury Department, said the hand-over is on hold pending a review by the Council of State, the government's legal adviser, after legal questions were raised about the land. There are legal concerns... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Makkasan plot handover hits obstacleParapuntakul, director-general of the Treasury Department, said the hand-over i
Makkasan plot handover hits obstacle
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 18 days ago
Parapuntakul, director-general of the Treasury Department, said the hand-over is on hold pending a review by the Council of State, the government's legal adviser, after legal questions were raised about the plot. There are legal concerns... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DKM Customers Go Wildsimultaneous violent demonstrations in four regions in two weeks' time. They s
DKM Customers Go Wild
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
simultaneous violent demonstrations in four regions in two weeks' time. They said that they would petition parliament, council of state, political parties and relevant civil society organizations to put pressure on government and BoG to quickly... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Cuban military expands its economic empire under detenteruns some 20 hotels and 30 stores and more than 25 restaurants in Old Havana.
Cuban military expands its economic empire under detente
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 21 days ago
runs some 20 hotels and 30 stores and more than 25 restaurants in Old Havana. Under a special exemption by the ruling Council of State, the office has been allowed to use its revenues as it sees fit rather than returning them to the national... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Cuban military expands its economic empire under detenteruns some 20 hotels and 30 stores and more than 25 restaurants in Old Havana.
Cuban military expands its economic empire under detente
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 21 days ago
runs some 20 hotels and 30 stores and more than 25 restaurants in Old Havana. Under a special exemption by the ruling Council of State, the office has been allowed to use its revenues as it sees fit rather than returning them to the national... Read more
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FOX News
Cuban military expands its economic empire under detenteruns some 20 hotels and 30 stores and more than 25 restaurants in Old Havana.
Cuban military expands its economic empire under detente
FOX News / Posted 21 days ago
runs some 20 hotels and 30 stores and more than 25 restaurants in Old Havana. Under a special exemption by the ruling Council of State, the office has been allowed to use its revenues as it sees fit rather than returning them to the national... Read more
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The Washington Times
Humane correctional system thrives in Pennsylvaniaof Pennsylvania’s criminal justice system through a new Justice Reinvestment In
Humane correctional system thrives in Pennsylvania
The Washington Times / Posted 21 days ago
of Pennsylvania’s criminal justice system through a new Justice Reinvestment Initiative (JRI). With the assistance of the Council of State Governments (CSG) Justice Center, a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization, the JRI work group analyzes state... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Council of State Ratifies Six INEC, Five NPC CommissionersThe Council of State yesterday ratified the appointments of six additional comm
Council of State Ratifies Six INEC, Five NPC Commissioners
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
The Council of State yesterday ratified the appointments of six additional commissioners of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The meeting, which lasted four hours, was presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari. The newly... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Council of State - Nigeria Will Get Out of RecessionThe Council of State, at its meeting yesterday, expressed confidence that the c
Council of State - Nigeria Will Get Out of Recession
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
The Council of State, at its meeting yesterday, expressed confidence that the country would get out of the current economic recession. The council meeting, which took place inside the Presidential Villa in Abuja, was presided over by President... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Council Okays Idris As IGPat a meeting held at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja. The meeting too
Police Council Okays Idris As IGP
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
at a meeting held at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja. The meeting took place shortly after a meeting of the Council of State presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari. Buhari had on June 21 appointed Idris as Acting IGP following... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Council of State Approves Idris As IGPCouncil of State, yesterday, approved the appointment of Acting Inspector Gener
Council of State Approves Idris As IGP
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
Council of State, yesterday, approved the appointment of Acting Inspector General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Idris, as substantive police chief. It, however, said he would be presented to the Senate for confirmation. The council also approved the... Read more
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