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Vacant Royal stool brew tension in Enugu community

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By Dennis Agbo APPREHENSION now pervades Obuno-Akpugo autonomous community in Nkanu West local government area of Enugu state following alleged subterranean plot to foist a traditional ruler on...

Fri Sep 13th, 2019     Read More →

Why South-East Development Commission Bill should be signed into law – Oduah

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By Henry Umoru DEPUTY Chairman, Senate Committee on Appropriations, Senator Stella Oduah, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Anambra North has given insight into why it has become very imperative for...

Fri Sep 13th, 2019     Read More →

Real reasons Jonathan pardoned Alamieyeseigha — Adoke

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Why office of A-G should be separated from Justice minister FORMER Attorney-General and Minister of Justice, Mohammed Adoke, has given ‘real reasons’ the late governor of Bayelsa...

Fri Sep 13th, 2019     Read More →

Atiku Vs Buhari: Senior Lawyers, Activists Flay Presidential Tribunal’s Verdict

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri Mixed reactions have continued to trail the judgment of the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal that dismissed the case of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and its...

Thu Sep 12th, 2019     Read More →

Kogi/Bayelsa Guber Poll: INEC announces presence of underage candidates

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By Omeiza Ajayi The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has expressed its resolve to publish the personal particulars of nominated candidates in the forthcoming governorship election...

Thu Sep 12th, 2019     Read More →

IYC: UPU Youth Wing condemns opposition of Urhobo indigene as Deputy Gov. in Bayelsa

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The President of Urhobo Progress Union (UPU), Youth Wing, Worldwide, Comrade Louis Anidi, has condemned the move by Ijaw youths to stop an Urhobo indigene from becoming the deputy governor in...

Thu Sep 12th, 2019     Read More →

Kwara NUT chairman calls for improved welfare for teachers

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The Chairman, Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT), Kwara chapter, Mr Toyin Saliu, has called for improved welfare for teachers in the interest of the Nigeria education system. Saliu made this call in...

Thu Sep 12th, 2019     Read More →

INEC monitors 59 parties primaries in Kogi, 64 in Bayelsa

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC),on Wednesday, confirmed that it monitored governorship primary elections conducted by 59 political parties in Kogi and 64 in Bayelsa. The...

Thu Sep 12th, 2019     Read More →

NDDC board in order, but NASS must… ― Ex-Housing Minister

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Soni Daniel – Abuja Former member of the House of Representatives, Chief Nduese Essien, has said that the appointments made by the Presidency into the board of the Niger Delta Development...

Tue Sep 10th, 2019     Read More →

Again, Nnamdi Kanu speaks, blames Buhari, APC for IPOB’s agitation

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By Chimaobi Nwaiwu -Nnewi The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, Tuesday said that it was the ill treatment being meted by successive government, particularly the...

Tue Sep 10th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Buhari, IGP Adamu, DG NIA, NSA meet in Aso Rock 

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met behind closed doors with the Inspector General of Police, IGP, Mohammed Adamu, the Director-General of National Intelligence...

Tue Sep 10th, 2019     Read More →

NDDC Board: Youths berate Niger Delta Governors

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…say their actions could result in ethnic clashes By Festus Ahon NIGER Delta Youth Council, NDYC, has taken a swipe at the protest of Governors of the region against the composition of...

Tue Sep 10th, 2019     Read More →

I didn’t attack judiciary, Timi Frank replies BMO

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Urges tribunal to fix judgment date A political activist and former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Timi Frank, has denied a statement credited to the...

Tue Sep 10th, 2019     Read More →

Otoibhi becomes Lagos NSCDC new commandant

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A new commandant for the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Mr Cyprian Otoibhi, has assumed duty in Lagos state. NSCDC This is contained in a press statement released on Monday...

Tue Sep 10th, 2019     Read More →

Timi Frank urges tribunal justices to ‘stand for honour’

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A political activist and former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, has called on the Judges of the Presidential Election Petition...

Mon Sep 9th, 2019     Read More →