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Buhari says he’s fit to rule, next 4-yrs ‘ll be tough

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Friday said that the next four years of his administration will be tough. The President also said that he has proven his fitness to rule as he...

Fri Mar 1st, 2019     Read More →

Masari urges CBN to review guidelines on microfinance institutions

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Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State has called on the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, to see the need to issue peculiar guidelines for the operation of microfinance institutions in the...

Fri Mar 1st, 2019     Read More →

Buhari’s second term: Our expectations – Adebanjo, Ikokwu, Okorie

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By Clifford Ndujihe & Olayinka Ajayi ELDER Statesman, Chief Ayo Adebanjo; Second Republic Politician and lawyer, Chief Guy Ikokwu; and National Chairman of the United Progressive Party, UPP,...

Fri Mar 1st, 2019     Read More →

Nigeria Army commences free medical outreach in Kano

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The 3 Brigade Nigerian Army has commenced a free medical outreach at Burji village, Doguwa Local Government Area of Kano State, aimed at supporting residents of various communities in the...

Thu Feb 28th, 2019     Read More →

YPP rejects results of presidential election, cautions against civil disobedience

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By Michael Eboh The Young Progressives Party, YPP, Wednesday, rejected the results of the just-concluded Presidential Election, while it accused the major political parties of electoral...

Wed Feb 27th, 2019     Read More →

Big winners and losers in the Ninth Senate

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By Emmanuel Aziken Yesterday’s confirmation of the defeat of Senator Godswill Akpabio in last weekend’s Senate election brought to 24 the number of incumbent senators who lost their...

Wed Feb 27th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: INEC declares Buhari winner of 2019 presidential election

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Following the collation of results of the 23 February election the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate and...

Wed Feb 27th, 2019     Read More →

Votes tally: Buhari coasting to victory, Atiku trails

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By our reporters ABUJA—PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, the presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, jumped into the lead, yesterday, and may be declared winner of the...

Wed Feb 27th, 2019     Read More →

2019 Presidential election results: Buhari polled over15m votes

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The Independent National Electoral Commission is set to announce President Muhammadu Buhari president-elect, following the collation of results of the 23 February election. Buhari President Buhari...

Wed Feb 27th, 2019     Read More →

Nigeria’s Buhari ahead in presidential election

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Incumbent Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday maintained a lead over his main rival in the race to become Nigeria’s next president, with more than half of all states declared but signs of low...

Tue Feb 26th, 2019     Read More →

How to form a new govt without tears

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My Obadiah Mailafia DESPITE the postponement, intimidation and outright manipulation, the Nigerian people showed great resilience last Saturday in coming out en masse to exercise their democratic...

Tue Feb 26th, 2019     Read More →

INEC declares Sabo senator for Jigawa South West

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared APC’s Mohammed Sabo as winner for Jigawa South West Senatorial District. The Retuning Officer for the election, Prof. Adamu...

Mon Feb 25th, 2019     Read More →

Wamakko in early , on his way back to Senate

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By Jimoh Babatunde Former Sokoto state Governor, Senator Aliyu Wamakko, of the All Progressive Congress, APC, seems to be on his way back to the National Assembly to represent Sokoto North...

Mon Feb 25th, 2019     Read More →

Human rights group hails security agencies over conduct of polls

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.Reveals what happened in Rivers, Lagos, other The Coalition of Civil Society Organizations on Human Rights and Conflict Resolution has spoken on the role of security agencies in the...

Mon Feb 25th, 2019     Read More →

How contractors helped us to save billions on road contracts —Jigawa Works Commissioner

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By Olalekan Bilesanmi Aminu Usman, Jigawa State Commissioner for Works and Transport, was Project Manager of the multi-billion naira Gwarimpa Housing Estate, Abuja. Usman, a certified electrical...

Sun Feb 24th, 2019     Read More →