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Saraki named Atiku’s Presidential Campaign DG

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…As Tambuwal, Wike, Fayose, others named Zonal Coordinators By Anthony Ogbonna Senate President, Dr, Bukola Saraki has been named the Director-General of the Presidential Campaign Council...

Tue Oct 16th, 2018     Read More →

2019: 42 senators not returning, 67 battle for return bid

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA— AHEAD of the February 16, 2019 senatorial elections, strong indications have emerged that 42 of the 109 serving senators will not return to the chamber to resume for...

Tue Oct 16th, 2018     Read More →

Schools, Institutions, concerns, Seek reprieve on Lagos-Badagry expressway

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Stakeholders in the educational and business sectors in Lagos have called on government to expedite action on the rehabilitation of the Lagos-Badagry expressway, so as to alleviate the plight of...

Mon Oct 15th, 2018     Read More →

Death of the Third Term Project before it could begin its parliamentary journey

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By Chidi Odinkalu & Ayisha Osori YESTERDAY… he strategy adopted for selling the third term project to the country was revealed: “Within the party leadership, it was understood...

Mon Oct 15th, 2018     Read More →

The 50 men, women on Buhari’s travel ban list

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Thirteen former governors and seven former ministers, all facing corruption trials, were among the 50 men and women that make up the travel ban list under Executive Order No. 6 issued by President...

Sun Oct 14th, 2018     Read More →

EOD6: Angry reactions as Buhari slams travel ban on 50 Nigerians

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By Soni Daniel, Abuja and Dirisu Yakubu President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, issued an Executive Order (EO) against those his administration is prosecuting in court over alleged fraud from...

Sun Oct 14th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Presidency lists ongoing, completed projects across 36 states

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By Nwafor Sunday In what can be described as a response to the fourteen (14), posers raised by the Atiku Presidential Campaign Organisation, was on Friday disclosed to newsmen by the Personal...

Fri Oct 12th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Dankwambo congratulates Atiku, pledges support

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Following the emergence of Alhaji Abubakar Atiku as Presidential Candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), one of the runners-up during the primaries, Gov. Ibrahim Dankwambo of Gombe State, has...

Fri Oct 12th, 2018     Read More →

Senate confirms 22 as NPC commissioners, rejects Kaduna nominee

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ABUJA—Senate, yesterday, confirmed the appointment of 22 nominees President Muhammadu Buhari presented to it as commissioners for the National Population Commission, NPC. File: National...

Fri Oct 12th, 2018     Read More →

Fresh crisis looms as Senate vires N189bn INEC budget from SIP’s N500bn

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA—STRONG indications of a fresh crisis between the Executive and Legislative arms of government emerged, yesterday, as Senate, at plenary, said the N189 billion elections...

Fri Oct 12th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Senate approves N189bn budget for INEC

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…Summons IGP, NSA, D-G DSS, others to appear today By Henry Umoru ABUJA—The Senate, yesterday, approved a total sum of N189,207,544,893 for the conduct of the 2019 general election...

Thu Oct 11th, 2018     Read More →

UBEC to release N142.5bn to states

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…as UNICEF says 10.5m under-14 Nigerians are out-of-school; 1.1m in Bauchi Kaduna—Universal Basic Education Commission, UBEC, will be disbursing N142.58 billion to support education...

Thu Oct 11th, 2018     Read More →

Rohr: We won’t disappoint Nigerians

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SUPER Eagles boss Gernot Rohr has called on his players to go into each game for the win, starting with this weekend’s match with Libya. Buhari congratulates D’Tigress over...

Wed Oct 10th, 2018     Read More →

NNPC adopts new measures to ensure fuel availability

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Negotiates funds for rehabilitation of refineries Imports 60m litres of petrol daily Targets 40 days sufficiency from October 2018 to March 2019 By Udeme Akpan THE Nigerian National Petroleum...

Wed Oct 10th, 2018     Read More →

KWESE PREMIER LEAGUE: Gombe Bulls are new champions, beat Kwara Falcons 81-67

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THE curtain for the 2018 Kwese Premier Basketball League was drawn yesterday as a new champion emerged in Gombe Bulls, the Savannah Conference champions who defeated Kwara Falcons 81-67 to win the...

Tue Oct 9th, 2018     Read More →