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Onnoghen: We’ll shut down Nigeria if FG fails to withdraw charges against CJN – militants

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By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA – Niger Delta agitators have vowed to shut down the country if the Federal Government goes ahead with the ” harassment” of the Chief of Nigeria, CJN,...

Sun Jan 13th, 2019     Read More →

Rigging Plot: PDP hires former INEC Chairman as election consultant – Nabena

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – The Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress APC, Yekini Nabena has accused the opposition Peoples Democratic Party PDP of hiring a former...

Sun Jan 13th, 2019     Read More →

Zimbabwe’s president hikes fuel prices to tackle shortages

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Zimbabwe’s President Emmerson Mnangagwa has announced an sharp increase in fuel prices in a measure to improve supplies as the country struggles with its worst petrol shortages in a...

Sun Jan 13th, 2019     Read More →

Bayelsa East Seat: ADC candidate Senator Amange denies pact with Jonathan

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By Emem Idio YENAGOA – THE candidate of the African Democratic Congress, ADC, for the Bayelsa East Senatorial District, Senator Nimi Barigha-Amange, has deny reports in some quarters that he...

Sun Jan 13th, 2019     Read More →

EXPOSED: How politicians plan to disrupt, rig 2019 polls

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•Concerns security features of result sheets may be compromised •Deployment of Electoral Officers comes under immense pressure •Chairman, Prof Yakubu, seeks neutrality of...

Sun Jan 13th, 2019     Read More →

Assets declaration charges: I’ve done no wrong – Onnoghen

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By Soni Daniel, Emmanuel Aziken, Innocent Anaba, Adekunle Aliyu & Henry Ojelu •Outrage as FG files assets declaration charges against CJN •S/South govs summon emergency...

Sun Jan 13th, 2019     Read More →

Onnoghen: South-South govs hold emergency meeting Sunday

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The South-South Governor’s Forum has scheduled an emergency meeting to discuss issues affecting the country, especially the region. The meeting which is billed to hold tomorrow, Sunday, will...

Sat Jan 12th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari’s character, achievements can earn him presidency return, says BYO

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Lagos – The Buhari Youth Organisation (BYO), Lagos State Chapter, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari’s character and achievements can earn him a return to presidency in...

Sat Jan 12th, 2019     Read More →

Day soldiers wept!

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As nation honours 5 Air Force personel who died in helicopter crash By Joseph Erunke Military personel are known for their bravery. Though they are human beings with blood running through their...

Sat Jan 12th, 2019     Read More →

Tragedy of desperation

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By Yetunde Arebi Hi, If you read last week’s edition, here is the concluding part. I contemplated telling my husband so that I will not be the only one to bear the burden of the terrible...

Sat Jan 12th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari pledges to end illegal tax collections

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Abuja pledged that the Federal Government would look into the issue of illegal tax collections to encourage more private sector businesses to thrive in the...

Fri Jan 11th, 2019     Read More →

Verdict of history’ll be hard on Sylva – Dickson

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The Bayelsa State Governor, Honourable Henry Seriake Dickson, has said that the verdict of history would be hard on former Governor of the state, Timipre Sylva for allegedly filing the...

Fri Jan 11th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari warns against extortion by security agencies

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says bad habit difficult to drop Foodstuff, Cattle Dealers decry security extortion in South East, South-South By Johnbosco Agbakwuru PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, Friday frowned at the allegation...

Fri Jan 11th, 2019     Read More →

Shagari: Dickson leads Ijaw delegation to condole with Sultan, Tambuwal

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Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State, yesterday, led a high powered delegation of top Ijaw leaders and traditional rulers to condole with the Sultan òf Sokoto and people of the state...

Fri Jan 11th, 2019     Read More →

Sylva accuses Dickson of plots to rope him into fake anti-Kyari news

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…He’s scared of my shadow – Governor By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor, & Samuel Oyadongha Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State and his predecessor, Mr. Timipre...

Fri Jan 11th, 2019     Read More →