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Ortom has not quit APC – Oshiomhole

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Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole has described the alleged exit of the governor of Benue state, Samuel Ortom, from the party as a rumour. Oshiomhole Reacting to...

Tue Jul 17th, 2018     Read More →

For Nigerians to be free citizens of this country Nigeria must be restructured – Clark

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Chief E. K. Clark, former Minister of Information, Senator of the Second Republic, National leader and convener of the Pan-Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF has said that for Nigerians to be free citizens...

Tue Jul 17th, 2018     Read More →

The Middle Belt reawakening and the future of Republic

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A HISTORIC Summit of the peoples of the Middle Belt holds this week. The event began yesterday Monday with a rally and will conclude today Tuesday with a conference on security and development in...

Tue Jul 17th, 2018     Read More →

Killings: Govt’s done a lot to combat insecurity — Presidency

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—THE Presidency, yesterday, debunked insinuations that President Muhammadu Buhari has not done enough to protect the lives and property of the citizenry....

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NNPC to generate 14MW electricity from Cross River bio-diesel project

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THE Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, yesterday, said the 26,000 hectares Cross River State oil palm-based bio-diesel project would generate 14 megawatts of electricity. The NNPC, in...

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We didn’t push Ortom out — APC

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By Peter Duru & Omeiza Ajayi Makurdi —Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State, yesterday, bade goodbye to All Progressives Congress, APC, saying the party had given him the red card over...

Tue Jul 17th, 2018     Read More →

Planned pro-restructuring rally : South, M-Belt leaders blast FG for aborting Benue trip

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•Makurdi airport a military facility ,says NAF spokesman, AVM Adesanya ABUJA—There was drama at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, yesterday, as leaders under the aegis...

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Middle Belt Conference: Aircraft conveying Ohanaeze, Afenifere, PANDEF’s leaders denied landing in Makurdi

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By Peter Duru Makurdi – The aircraft conveying leaders of the Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Afenifere, Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF were Monday afternoon denied landing permit at the Makurdi airport by...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

APC adopts ‘Direct Primaries’ for Osun guber

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Resignation: We didn’t push Ortom out, APC reacts By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – The All Progressives Congress APC has reacted to reports that the Benue state Governor, Dr Samuel Ortom has...

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Presidency lists measures, initiatives to tackle insecurity

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Abuja – The Presidency on Monday listed various measures and initiatives put in place to counter the narrative that President Muhammadu Buhari had not done enough to combat insecurity across...

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Resignation: We didn’t push Ortom out, APC reacts

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – The All Progressives Congress APC has reacted to reports that the Benue state Governor, Dr Samuel Ortom has left its ranks, saying it has not received a formal...

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Why I’ve dumped APC party – Ortom

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Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue state says he has ceased to be a member of the All Progressives Congress (APC), following what he called “a red card” given to him. Ortom Ortom made this...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

Killings: A lot is done to combat insecurity-Presidency

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—-Says success is guaranteed By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA-THE Presidency on Monday debunked insinuations that President Muhammadu Buhari has not done enough to protect the lives and property...

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Killings: A lot is done to combat insecurity – Presidency

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE Presidency on Monday debunked insinuations that President Muhammadu Buhari has not done enough to protect the lives and property of the citizenry, saying...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

Grazing Law: I am partyless, declares Gov. Ortom

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Ortom By Peter Duru Makurd- .At last, Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue state, Monday, declared that he has left the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, and was considering pitching tent with...

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