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Militarisation of polls: PDP reports Buhari to UN, demands resignation of INEC boss

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*Security agencies now extension of APC – Clark, Dickson *FG plotting to plant 800 guns in Rivers – Wike *PDP crying wolf where there is none – APC By Clifford Ndujihe, Henry...

Sat Nov 24th, 2018     Read More →

Average price paid for kerosene, bus fare increased in October — NBS

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Abuja – The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says the average fare paid by commuters for bus journey within cities in the country increased from N185.47 in September to N193.21 in...

Fri Nov 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Buhari’s double: Lauretta Onochie bombs Fani-Kayode over fake news

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By Nwafor Sunday The social Media aide to President Muhammadu Buhari, Mrs Lauretta Onochie, Friday inveighed against the statement allegedly made by the former aviation minister, Chief Femi...

Fri Nov 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Apapa Gridlock: Traders lament 200 per cent hike in haulage costs

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By Monsuru Olowoopejo LAGOS—Ladipo traders have raised concerns at the over 200 percent hike in haulage cost, resulting from the persistent gridlock experienced on the Apapa-Oshodi...

Fri Nov 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Sanwo-Olu ‘ll not abandon ongoing projects in Lagos – Ambode

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Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday assured that the Governorship candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC) in the State for the 2019 general elections, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu...

Thu Nov 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Re : Peter Obi, ghost of the past and reality of today

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By Valentine Obienyem WITH great disappointment and distaste, I read the above-titled piece supposedly written by one Abdullahi Haruna. It was indeed like a tour of a lunatic asylum. What are his...

Thu Nov 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Stop carrying arms, Ekiti govt. warns herdsmen

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The Ekiti government on Thursday said it would effect the arrest of any herdsman caught with arms. The Deputy Governor, Chief Bisi Egbeyemi, made this known at a peace meeting held with...

Thu Nov 22nd, 2018     Read More →

EFCC storm Ekiti, seals off building allegedly owned by Fayose

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.You are sealing innocent people’s houses —Fayose By Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado-Ekiti-The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC) on Thursday sealed off buildings allegedly owned by...

Thu Nov 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Fayose accuses EFCC of sealing innocent people’s houses in Ekiti

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Former Governor of Ekiti State, Mr. Ayodele Fayose has accused the EFCC of going about sealing houses belonging to innocent people in the State, under the guise that the houses were linked to...

Thu Nov 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Presidency plans withdrawal of $3.5bn to fund Buhari’s campaign, Frank alleges

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Former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, has accused the presidency of plot to withdraw the sum of $3.5bilion from the Central Bank of...

Thu Nov 22nd, 2018     Read More →

2019: Gowon, Kumuyi, Sanwo-Olu, others hold prayer sessions for Nigeria

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Ahead of the 2019 general election which comes up in Febuary General Yakubu Gowon, General Superintendent, Deeper Christian Life Ministry, Pastor W F Kumuyi and many other men of God have...

Thu Nov 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Senate orders probe into Police role in Kwara poll, Zamfara killings

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA— THE Senate, yesterday, began probe into the alleged involvement of the Police in the recently conducted bye election in Kwara State, unending killings and cases of...

Thu Nov 22nd, 2018     Read More →

2019 election is for the liberation of the Yoruba race … – Fayemi

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Says president rescued zone from abandonment. By Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado Ekiti-The Governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi has said the only way Southwest can reciprocate the good work and...

Wed Nov 21st, 2018     Read More →

Labour fumes as govs lobby Buhari to re-open minimum wage negotiations

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By Victor Ahiumayoung Organised labour and organised private sector (OPS) said, yesterday, they would resist plots by governors to achieve re-opening of negotiations on the new minimum wage of...

Wed Nov 21st, 2018     Read More →

Ekiti Bank Robbery: We’ll track down bandits — Police

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela ADO-EKITI—THE Ekiti State Police Command, said Tuesday, that it was on the trail of the armed robbers who attacked an old generation bank in Ijero-Ekiti on Monday...

Wed Nov 21st, 2018     Read More →