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INEC lauds corps members in Kaltungo, Gombe State

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INEC in Kaltungo Council Area of Gombe State on Sunday commended the corps members deployed there for ensuring that the Presidential and National Assembly elections in the area were...

Sun Feb 24th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Man caught giving N3000 bribe to Police officer

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Musa Umar, 38 years, from Dukku Local Government, Tudun Wada Ward was arrested at a polling unit in Waziri North of Dukku Local Government, Gombe state, bribing a police officer with the sum of...

Sat Feb 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Buhari defeats Atiku at Lamido Adamawa Palace Polling unit with 90 votes

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Gombe – President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has defeated Atiku Abubakar,the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Gov. Ibrahim Dankwambo polling...

Sat Feb 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Presidential poll: Goje predicts victory for APC

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Sen. Danjuma Goje, representing Gombe Central Senatorial District at the National Assembly, has predicted victory for the All Progressives Congress at the Saturday’s Presidential and...

Sat Feb 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Osinbajo casts his vote, says confident of returning to office

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The vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has cast his vote. VP Yemi Osinbajo casts his vote Elections: Voters turnout impressive in Gombe The VP who cast his vote alongside his wife, Dolapo,...

Sat Feb 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Elections: Voters turnout impressive in Gombe

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Gombe – Turnout of voters for the Presidential and National Assembly elections in Gombe was impressive as people were seen eagerly waiting for the commencement of accreditation and...

Sat Feb 23rd, 2019     Read More →

2019 Elections: Avoid unwarranted use of force, group urges army, police

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – A Non Governmental Organisation, NGO, involved in the promotion of public safety and access to justice in Nigeria, The CLEEN Foundation, has warned security...

Sat Feb 23rd, 2019     Read More →

BUHARI Vs ATIKU: How they may win

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By Dirisu Yakubu Abia Abia state, South-East Nigeria is a stronghold of the PDP. With Governor Okezie Ikpeazu seeking a fresh four years mandate, the odds are clearly in Atiku’s...

Sat Feb 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Is Nigeria worth dying for? Boko Haram’s agony, Inec’s stress: My Saturday ordeal

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BY NDAHI MARAMA, MAIDUGURI Is Nigeria worth dying for? May the patriotism in me not allow me question my belief in the entity called Nigeria. However, circumstances compel one to sometimes ask...

Sat Feb 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Centre confirms 25 new cases of Lassa fever in 8 days

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Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says it recorded 25 new cases of Lassa fever between Feb.11 and Feb. 17 across the country. The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of NCDC, Dr Chikwe...

Fri Feb 22nd, 2019     Read More →

JUST IN: Yobe PDP chairman switches to APC, Buhari

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Less than 40 hours to Saturday’s presidential and National Assembly elections, the chairman of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party in Yobe has dumped the party and switched to the All...

Thu Feb 21st, 2019     Read More →

Buhari awaits confirmation of Mbam as RMAFC Chairman, 30 others as Commissioners

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is awaiting the confirmation of Elias Mbam as the Chairman, Revenue Mobilization Allocation and Fiscal Commission, RMAFC. Buhari had in a...

Thu Feb 21st, 2019     Read More →

Inside swing states, others, six days to polls

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•How Katsina, Adamawa see sons •The Aisha factor in PDP candidate’s state •The Yar’Adua factor in APC candidate’s state Whereas 73 candidates are supposed to...

Sun Feb 10th, 2019     Read More →

Next Level of Railway Hoaxes, by Akin Osuntokun

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Spokesman, Atiku Abubakar Presidential Campaign, Akin Osuntokun, has described the Buhari presidential campaign document as the “Next Level of Railway Hoaxes”, saying the document is...

Sun Feb 10th, 2019     Read More →

RMAFC: Buhari forwards 30 nominees for senate confirmation

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru President Muhammadu Buhari has forwarded to the Senate for confirmation, the names of 30 nominees as Chairman and Commissioners of the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and...

Fri Feb 8th, 2019     Read More →