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2023: Afenifere leaders push for Yoruba Presidency

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…We’ve not seen any statesman like Awo — Fayemi By Rotimi Ojomoyela A factional leader of the Pan Yoruba group, Afenifere, Senator Ayo Fasanmi and an elder statesman and...

Thu Mar 7th, 2019     Read More →

2023: Afenifere leaders push for Yoruba Presidency

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela ADO-EKITI—A factional leader of the Pan Yoruba group, Afenifere, Senator Ayo Fasanmi and an elder statesman and historian, Prof Banji Akintoye, yesterday, urged Yoruba...

Fri Mar 8th, 2019     Read More →

NNPP raises concern over Gov, Assembly polls

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By Olasunkanmi Akoni LAGOS—Ahead the Governorship and Houses of Assembly elections across the country, the New Nigeria Peoples Party, NNPP, has raised concern over ability of the...

Thu Mar 7th, 2019     Read More →

March 9: Anambra Govt appeals to residents to come out en-masse

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Awka – Dr Nkem Okeke, Anambra State Deputy Governor, has appealed to residents of the state to come out en-masse to vote during the March 9 House of Assembly election. Nigerian voters queue...

Thu Mar 7th, 2019     Read More →

35 political parties in Kwara collapse structures, back APC candidates

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By Demola Akinyemi ILORIN— Ahead of Saturday’s governorship and House of Assembly elections, no fewer than 35 registered political parties in Kwara State on the platform of Kwara...

Thu Mar 7th, 2019     Read More →

Election Tribunal: Lawyers divided over ‘technicalities’

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By Henry Ojelu With the Presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and his party, lodging their petitions before the Presidential Election Petitions...

Thu Mar 7th, 2019     Read More →

JAMB: What candidates need know before exam

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By Dayo Adesulu After the 2019 elections, JAMB candidates are expected to write the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME. However, the date for the computer based testing examination...

Thu Mar 7th, 2019     Read More →

Enugu APC threatens to withdraw from gov, house of assembly polls

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By Emeka Mamah Enugu—Enugu State chapter of All Progressives Congress, APC, has threatened to boycott Saturday’s Governorship and State Assembly elections if the Independent National...

Thu Mar 7th, 2019     Read More →

Ondo: Fayemi, others step in to help Akeredolu

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By Dayo Johnson GOVERNOR Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State has embarked on a trouble-shooting campaign to repair the years long strained relationship between Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State and...

Thu Mar 7th, 2019     Read More →

Kwara: PDP in strong moves for revival

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By Demola Akinyemi ILORIN – THE ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in Kwara State was no doubt hit by the devastating result of the February 23 National Assembly election where it lost all...

Thu Mar 7th, 2019     Read More →

Nembe creek well explosion: More than meets the eye

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By Ayo Fadahunsi The predicament that played out on Friday, 1st March 2019, in Bayelsa is indeed a disaster like the others before it in the different parts of the country. The Mile 1 community...

Wed Mar 6th, 2019     Read More →

Fayose’s aide, others dump PDP for APC

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Ado Ekiti – Mr Ayodeji Adu, a Special Assistant on Local Government Affairs under the Ayo Fayose administration in Ekiti, has defected from the Peoples Democratic Party to the All...

Wed Mar 6th, 2019     Read More →

Foundation kits 31 pupils in Ekiti

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Worldsmith Life Builders’ Foundation, (WOLIBUF), an NGO, involved in welfare of school children has donated school uniforms to 31 pupils of primary schools in Ikere-Ekiti worth over...

Wed Mar 6th, 2019     Read More →

Kwara PDP in aggressive door to door campaign to reclaim Sarakis dynasty

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The ruling party in Kwara state, Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) was no doubt hit by the devastating result of the last week Saturday national assembly election where it lost all the three...

Wed Mar 6th, 2019     Read More →

2019 elections: The thing about tension between Yoruba and Igbo

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By Rotimi Fasan IN a national election that in the main featured two Fulani politicians as presidential candidates, the Yoruba and Igbo are again at loggerheads, locking horns over a matter that...

Wed Mar 6th, 2019     Read More →