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Awaiting Buhari’s list of ministers

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By Eric Teniola ONLY four elected Nigerian leaders have had the opportunity of presenting lists of ministers after re-election. They are Sir AbubakarTafawa Balewa (1912-1966), first and only Prime...

Tue Apr 9th, 2019     Read More →

Okorocha vs INEC: PDP candidate asks Judge to hands off case, alleges bias

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA—Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the disputed Imo West Senatorial election, Mr. Jones Onyereri, has asked Justice Taiwo Taiwo of the Federal...

Mon Apr 8th, 2019     Read More →

Departing governors should wind up

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PREDICTABLY, there have been some rumblings between governors-elect and departing governors over alleged last-minute financial dealings barely seven weeks to the handover date of May 29,...

Mon Apr 8th, 2019     Read More →

Remembering Joseph Sarwuan Tarka 29 years after

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By Charles Terseer Akwen Joseph Sarwuan Tarka holds a very significant place in the political history of Nigeria. One, among many other nationalist figures from the North-Central region of the...

Sun Apr 7th, 2019     Read More →

Raging battle for REPS speaker: North-Central strongly challenges zoning to South-West

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•Why ally from North dumped Gbaja, joined race •Dogara schemes to retain seat •North-West members-elect dump Kawu for Doguwa as Deputy Speaker By Levinus Nwabughiogu If the Majority...

Sun Apr 7th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari changing the structure of our economy for the better —Tinubu

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By Tunde Rahman Quite like previous editions, the 11th Bola Tinubu Colloquium marking the 67th birthday of that political giant, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, was organised to another resounding success...

Sun Apr 7th, 2019     Read More →

Lassa Fever: 16 new cases confirmed as death toll rises to 121

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16 new cases of Lassa fever have been confirmed from five states in the country.The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed this in its latest Situation Report on the disease for Week...

Sat Apr 6th, 2019     Read More →

NCDC confirms 16 new cases of Lassa Fever in 5 states

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), says it has confirmed 16 new cases of Lassa fever from five states in Nigeria. Lassa Fever The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of NCDC, Dr Chikwe...

Sat Apr 6th, 2019     Read More →

I was offered ministerial appointments three times by Obasanjo, two times by Yar’Adua and I turned them down — Buba Galadinma

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Why I’m fighting Buhari Buhari’s relationship with my daughter By Chioma Gabriel, Editor Special Features Buba Galadima, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and perhaps...

Sat Apr 6th, 2019     Read More →

How power brokers determined 2019 elections in South-West

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The combatants in the just concluded general election in the country, deployed every arsenal in their armoury in their bid to emerge victorious and at the end of the contest, like every other...

Sat Apr 6th, 2019     Read More →

Revealed: Ministers who may make Buhari’s Next Level

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru On May 29, President Muhammadu Buhari will begin the Next Level journey which is his second and final tenure as prescribed by the Constitution of the country. Before the end...

Sat Apr 6th, 2019     Read More →

INEC issues Certificates of Return to 40 Lagos House of Assembly members-elect

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Friday presented Certificates of Return to the 40 members-elect of the Lagos State House of Assembly, who emerged victorious during the...

Fri Apr 5th, 2019     Read More →

Ninth House Speaker: Acid test for APC leadership, PDP waits for a slip

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By Emman Ovuakporie The Ninth House of Representatives Speakership race has taken a disturbing turn as more than 15 lawmakers across the six geopolitical zones have now declared intention for the...

Fri Apr 5th, 2019     Read More →

2019 polls and the Akwa Ibom connection

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By Emmanuel Umohinyang THOUGH the 2019 general elections may have come and gone, history would no doubt record the exercise as a peculiar one. This may not be unconnected with the negatives that...

Fri Apr 5th, 2019     Read More →

APC Deputy Spokesman faults Bauchi, Sokoto, Adamawa governorship re-run elections

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Mr Yekini Nabena, All Progressives Congress (APC) Deputy National Publicity Secretary, has faulted the credibility of the recent governorship re-run elections in Bauchi, Sokoto, and...

Thu Apr 4th, 2019     Read More →