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The crisis in the People Democratic Party, PDP, in Anambra state has continued as suspended members, Mr Tony Nwoye alongside others may face expulsion if they decline to appear before the disciplinary committee panel.

The Senate Unity Forum (SUF) has denied the claims by Senator Dino Melaye that it had withdrawn its suit on the forgery of the Senate Standing Orders 2015 against Senate President Bukola Saraki and his deputy, Ike Ekweremadu, from an Abuja High Court.

The police in neighbouring Niger Republic have arrested a Nigerian carrying 4.6m Euros (N1.05bn) in cash. The man was arrested at the Diori Hamani Airport in Niamey, the capital of Niger, en route Dubai in the United Arab Emirate.

Senator Ben Ayade, the presiding Governor of Cross River state in a thankgiven mass in Obudu town said God will throw him into the pit of hell if decline from campaign promises made to the people of the state.

The Rivers State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting will commence hearing evidence from witnesses today in Abuja.

The immediate past Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Senator Godswill Akpabio, on Sunday,said he was grateful to God for surviving last Monday’s car accident.

“I thank God for my survival and remain grateful to Nigerians for their prayers and display of concern,” Akpabio said in a statement issued by his Special Assistant on Media, Jackson Udom.