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Insecurity: Afenifere demands timeline on restructuring

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela & Gabriel Olawale LAGOS—THE Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, yesterday, called on the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration to make public the...

Thu Jul 25th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari to attend Liberia’s Independence Anniversary, receive “Knighthood” honour award

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President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja on Friday to Liberia to attend the 172nd Independence Anniversary of the country. President Muhammadu Buhari NEMA to provide relief materials to Abia...

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Senate screens Alasoadura, Aliyu, Shehuri, Magashi

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Abuja – As the screening exercise of the ministerial nominees entered its second day in the Senate on Thursday, four nominations have been confirmed by noon. The News Agency of Nigeria...

Thu Jul 25th, 2019     Read More →

Hope no more war?: Oshiomhole, Obaseki shake hands

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE feud between the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole and the Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, seemed to...

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Ekiti FA promises support for Bet9ja Football League

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The Ekiti State Football Association (EKSFA) on Thursday restated its commitment to a bigger and better support for the state-organised Bet9ja Football League. Mr Olabayo Badmos, Chairman, Bet9ja...

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Ministers: Senate goes back to ‘bow and go’, screens 10, 8 more nominees today

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lProtest over exclusion of FCT lAmaechi’s screening divides Senate lI would have made Akpabio sweat if… — Abaribe lDickson backs Sylva By Henry Umoru & Samuel Oyadongha...

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Rejig security, keep off pension funds, Oshiomhole tells Buhari

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•Says rate of poverty high; assures govt’ll build on 1st term successes •As Obaseki, Oshiomhole ‘re-unite’ at Aso Rock •My govt has restored growth, curbed...

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We’re committed to making life more meaningful for Nigerians – Buhari

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Abuja – President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration is committed to consolidating on its successes of the last four years to make life better for all citizens irrespective of their...

Wed Jul 24th, 2019     Read More →

I’ll partner journalists, others to fight corruption in Judiciary, says CJN

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The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Tanko Muhammad, has pledged to partner with journalists and other stakeholders to sanitise Nigeria’s judicial system. Justice Tanko Muhammad as...

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I’ll partner journalists, others to fight corruption in Judiciary, says CJN

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The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Tanko Muhammad, has pledged to partner with journalists and other stakeholders to sanitise Nigeria’s judicial system. Justice Tanko Muhammad as...

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Oshiomhole tells Buhari to rejig security architecture

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—-Says Pension fund not for budget deficits By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – NATIONAL Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole on Wednesday told President...

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Breaking: Buhari swears in substantive CJN, Tanko Muhammad

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday in Abuja swore in Justice Muhammed Tanko as substantive Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN). Tanko Muhammad Muhammad was first sworn in January as acting CJN...

Wed Jul 24th, 2019     Read More →

MINISTERIAL NOMINEES: New faces, as Senate pledges stiff screening

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By Clifford Ndujihe, Dayo Johnson, Henry Umoru, Samuel Oyadongha, Demola Akinyemi, Dirisu Yakubu, Omeiza Ajayi, Chioma Onuegbu, Olayinka Ajayi & Perez Brisibe •Begins screening today,...

Wed Jul 24th, 2019     Read More →

Ministerial screening: Senate shifts vacation by 1 week

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Abuja – The Senate has shifted its proposed annual vacation by one week, to create time for the screening and confirmation of the 43 ministerial nominees sent to it by President Muhammadu...

Tue Jul 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Ministerial list update : 7 ex-governors, 7 senators make Buhari’s list

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Seven former governors and seven ex-senators are among the 43 ministerial nominees whose names were sent to the Senate for screening and confirmation on Tuesday. President Muhammadu Buhari 10m...

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