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How 2016 NBA election was rigged with a laptop, witness tells court

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA—An Abuja High ABUJA—An Abuja High Court sitting at Apo has adjourned hearing on a suit seeking to sack the President of Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, Mr....

Mon Jan 15th, 2018     Read More →

Fuel pricing: Kachikwu’s desperate options – Henry Boyo

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Thankfully, fuel stations have gradually reopened for ‘normal’ business, while the severe social agony and angst instigated by the recent acute scarcity, has significantly eased with...

Mon Jan 15th, 2018     Read More →

President Buhari meets Saraki, Dogara behind closed doors in Aso Rock

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday met, behind closed doors, with the Senate President Bukola Saraki and the Speaker, House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, in the Presidential Villa,...

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Test your popularity now, PDP challenges APC

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You can’t win in free, fair election — APC By Dirisu Yakubu & Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA—Peoples ABUJA—Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday, challenged the ruling All...

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Benue massacre: Buhari meets Benue leaders

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – WORRIED by the gruesome murder of innocent people by suspected Fulani herdsmen in some communities of the state, President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to meet...

Sun Jan 14th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari expresses joy over outcome of elections in Anambra, Taraba, FCT

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has expressed joy over the peaceful conduct of elections in Anambra, Taraba and in Gwagwalada, the Federal Capital Territory, FCT,...

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The fact is Nigerians now know the difference between anti-people APC & development-driven PDP – PDP

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA-The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Sunday challenged the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to immediately test its popularity among Nigerians by conducting free, fair...

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We’re tired of these crises, revive existing grazing reserves – Miyetti Allah

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The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has appealed to the Federal Government to revive the existing grazing reserves across the country instead of establishing cattle...

Sun Jan 14th, 2018     Read More →

IPMAN partners PPMC to expose fuel diversion, profiteering

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The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) says it is partnering with Pipelines and Product Marketing Company (PPMC) to expose those marketers selling petrol above pump...

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Nigeria’s President Buhari to commission AfDB’s new historic building

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Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari, will commission the new office complex of the African Development Bank in Abuja on January 18, 2018, consolidating the country’s position as the...

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Petrol Queues: IPMAN wants FG to demolish 2,000 illegal filling stations

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The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has advocated immediate demolition of over 2,000 identified illegal filling stations operating across the country, to check the...

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I want to change the face of Nigerian football – Edewor

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Mohammed Edewor is not a new name in Nigerian football. He was chairman of the defunct Concord Football of Abeokuta and lately headed the management team of Lobi Stars Football Club of Makurdi. A...

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Benue massacre: Miyetti Allah want compensation for herdsmen affected in crisis

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The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has appealed to the Federal Government to pay compensation to herdsmen affected by all forms of crisis in the country. The...

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FG invests N2.8 trillion on roads- Director

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The Federal Government is undertaking various road projects worth N2.8 trillion across the country, Mr Chukwunwike Uzo, the Director of Highways, Planning and Development, Federal Ministry of...

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El Zakzaky: We are not placated – IMN

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The Islamic Movement in Nigeria Sunday said it was not placated by the appearance of its detained leader, Sheikh Ibrahim El Zakzaky before select journalists in Abuja on Saturday, adding that...

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