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Atiku : Game is up for Buhari – Nkire, former APC BoT member

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By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA – A former chieftain and member of the Board of Trustees, BoT, of All Progressives Congress, APC, Chief Sam Nkire has said that with the candidature of former...

Mon Oct 8th, 2018     Read More →

Danger ahead as economy is now on auto pilot

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For every folly of their princes, the Greeks feel the lash— Horace, 65-8 BC. VANGUARD BOOK OF QUOTATIONS, VBQ, p 61 By Dele Sobowale THAT the people perish for lack of good leadership has...

Mon Oct 8th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Major General Gbor picks APGA’s presidential ticket

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…As party vows to clinch 8 gov, seats By Chris Ochayi A retired army officer, Major General John Gbor, yesterday, picked the presidential ticket of the All Progressives Grand Alliance,...

Sun Oct 7th, 2018     Read More →

Despite N1.8 Trn bailout 17 states still owe pensions, salaries – BudgIT

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BudgIT, worried that some states are yet to fully offset the outstanding amount owed pensioners and civil servants despite series of bailouts aimed at offsetting the liabilities, recently...

Sun Oct 7th, 2018     Read More →

 Breaking: NJC asks Buhari to dismiss two judges, Ofili-Ajumogobia, Agbadu-Fishim

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By Anthony Ogbonna Following allegations of corruption against them by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, the National Judicial Council (NJC) has recommended the dismissal of two...

Thu Oct 4th, 2018     Read More →

The battle for the states: How they stand

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Delta: Okowa against divided opposition Expectedly, Delta State governor, Sen Ifeanyi Okowa emerged as the party’s governorship candidate. His emergence was without opposition considering...

Thu Oct 4th, 2018     Read More →

Ogah wins Abia APC parallel gov primary

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By Anayo Okoli UMUAHIA—AFTER much intrigues, rancour, accusations and counter accusations, the Donatus Nwankpa-led faction of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Abia State, has at last,...

Thu Oct 4th, 2018     Read More →

ISINGUNZO: I converted my father’s sufferings into turning points

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By CHARLES KUMOLU Drawing inspirations from his father, who strove beyond limits to make him have a better life, Managing Director of DOTECON Nigeria Limited (an environmental and oil and gas...

Wed Oct 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Okeke, S-East science wizkid dedicates victory to Ugwuanyi

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By Dennis Agbo ENUGU—SOUTH East best science wiz kid, Master Tony Okeke, has dedicated his victory to Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu state. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo (middle) with...

Tue Oct 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Uduaghan, Al-Makura, Amosun cleared as APC Senatorial aspirants(Full List)

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SOUTH SOUTH AKWA – IBOM STATE S/N . NAME SENATORIAL DISTRICT . DECISION 1.GODSWILL O. AKPABIO AKWA-IBOM NORTH – WEST CLEARED 2.SEN. EFFIONG NELSON ASUQUO AKWA-IBOM SOUTH ....

Tue Oct 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria @ 58: Ikpeazu calls for collaboration

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UMUAHIA—Abia State Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, has called for the collaborative efforts of all Nigerians to build the country of our dreams. The governor who made the call in his...

Tue Oct 2nd, 2018     Read More →

2019: Dickson congratulates PDP govs on emergence as candidates

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By Samuel Oyadongha YENAGOA—GOVERNOR Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has congratulated governors of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP-controlled states that emerged as governorship candidates...

Tue Oct 2nd, 2018     Read More →

2019: Intra-party tensions, as more PDP, APC candidates emerge

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By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, South-South, Emmanuel Aziken, Clifford Ndujihe, Festus Ahon, Ochuko Akuopha, Bashir Bello, David Odama, Peter Duru, Abdulmumin Murtala, Harris-Okon Emmanuel,...

Tue Oct 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Why Tradermoni matters

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By By Amaechi Agbo ON 7th August this year, the Federal Government commenced the Tradermoni scheme in Lagos. Tradermoni scheme is designed to help petty traders expand their trade through the...

Mon Oct 1st, 2018     Read More →

Traditional rulers endorse Ikpeazu for second term

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Abia State was in a celebratory mood on Friday, September 28, 2018, when traditional rulers from all the autonomous communities in the State gathered at the Abia State Council of Traditional...

Mon Oct 1st, 2018     Read More →