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No state should be forced to accept RUGA — JIBRIN, PDP BoT chair

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…Why I opposed Miyetti Allah Vigilante in South East …Irrespective of political parties, Fulani is one …Why I support RUGA …There’s no APC Fulani or PDP Fulani By...

Tue Aug 20th, 2019     Read More →

World Bank blacklists CCECC, 5 other Chinese firms in Nigeria for fraud

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…We don’t have problems with CCECC, others —LASG By Clifford Ndujihe, with agency report Some Chinese companies in Nigeria have been blacklisted by the World Bank for fraud and...

Tue Aug 20th, 2019     Read More →

N’Delta Ministry, NDDC not working, says King Ayemi-Botu

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By Emma Amaize WARRI—PARAMOUNT Ruler of Seimbiri Kingdom, Burutu Local Government Area, Delta State, King Charles Ayemi-Botu, lamented, yesterday, that both the Ministry of Niger Delta and...

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →

PDP screens Wada, Dino, Alaibe for Bayelsa, Kogi guber polls

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…As Makinde rules out preferential treatment for any aspirant By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA—The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday began screening of its governorship aspirants for Kogi...

Tue Aug 20th, 2019     Read More →

Bayelsa: Why I’ll not support any gov aspirant outside Restoration Caucus— Dickson

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Ahead of the Bayelsa State Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, governorship primaries, Governor Seriake Dickson has insisted that he will not support any candidate outside the Restoration Group of the...

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →

Kogi: Aspirant tells APC to conduct fair primary

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Mr Mohammed Audu, a governorship aspirant in Koginon the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC) has urged the National Working Committee of the party to conduct a fair process of selecting...

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →

Governorship Polls: PDP screens Wada, Dino, Alaibe for Bayelsa, Kogi

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…As Makinde rules out preferential treatment for any aspirant By Dirisu Yakubu Governorship Polls: The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Monday began screening of its governorship aspirants...

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →

Dickson condemns IPOB’s attack on Ekweremadu in Germany

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By Samuel Oyadongha YENAGOA – BAYELSA State governor, Hon. Seriake Dickson, has condemned the attack on former Deputy Senate President, Prof Ike Ekweremadu, by men who claimed to be members...

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →

Power sector probe devoid of politics

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IN February 2019 just before the general elections, President Muhammadu Buhari, candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, responded to caustic criticisms of his first term by former...

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →

12th African Games: Igali charges wrestlers to give ‘best efforts’ in Morocco

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President of the Nigeria Wrestling Federation (NWF) Hon. Daniel Igali has charged the country’s wrestlers and coaches to the 12th African Games in Morocco to ‘give your best...

Mon Aug 19th, 2019     Read More →

Diri Vs Daumiebi: A-Court orders Bayelsa election tribunal to re-try

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By Emem Idio YENAGOA—THE Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has directed the Bayelsa State Election Petition Tribunal to immediately resume trial on the petition by All Progressives Congress,...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

C/River REC’s resignation: PDP wants INEC sanitised

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Following the resignation of Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Cross River, Mr Frankland Briyai to join partisan politics, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called for a clean up of...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

It is a mistake to think politicians’ll save Nigeria

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— Ex- Mission President, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints By Tony Nwankwo Cornelius Tay’s three-year leadership as President of the Nigeria Lagos Mission, of the Church of...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

Ministerial portfolios: Round pegs in round holes or…

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By Clifford Ndujihe, Acting Political Editor AS President Muhammadu Buhari swears in the 43 ministers-designate on Wednesday, all eyes are on him to see the portfolios he will assign the seven...

Sun Aug 18th, 2019     Read More →

Kogi Govt., World Bank to rehabilitate school with N9.9m

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Kogi State Community and Social Development Agency (CSDA), on Saturday, flagged off the rehabilitation of dilapidated structures at Government Science Secondary School, Onyedega in Ibaji Local...

Sat Aug 17th, 2019     Read More →