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Don’t be insulted by Fayose’stomach infrastructure — BUHARI

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday advised Ekiti voters not to be further insulted by the Stomach Infrastructure agenda of Governor Ayodele Fayose administration as he urged them to take their...

Wed Jul 11th, 2018     Read More →

Proposed Cattle Colonies and inevitable acquisition of land: Legal implications

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By Afe Babalola “As herdsmen are in reality business men engaged in the business of cattle rearing for their own personal financial gain I do not see how the provision of land for the...

Wed Jul 11th, 2018     Read More →

Obasanjo advocates 40 per cent affirmative action for women

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..Says nation’s democracy unhealthy By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA-Former President, Dr. Olusegun Obasanjo has called for a constitutional amendment to pave way for 40 per cent participation of...

Tue Jul 10th, 2018     Read More →

Those perpetrating killings in North are not from Libya – Ashimolowo

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By Gbenga Olarinoye, Osogbo. A Renowned televangelist and Senior Pastor of Kingsway International Christian Centre, Pastor Matthew Ashimolowo, Tuesday faulted the federal government claim that...

Tue Jul 10th, 2018     Read More →

Polling unit allowances: Jigawa House of Assembly suspends LG chairman

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The Jigawa State House of Assembly has suspended the Chairman of Dutse Local Government, Alhaji Bala Yargaba, with immediate effect for poor handling of the Polling Unit Allowances put under his...

Tue Jul 10th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria-style democracy

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By Femi Aribisala THE system of government favoured by Nigerians has always been the democratic system. Even military governments in Nigeria seize power ostensibly in the interest of upholding...

Tue Jul 10th, 2018     Read More →

NFF crisis, bitter truth and possible solutions

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By Alloy Chukwuemeka This submission is simply meant for the purpose of Education, Crisis Management and Damage control cum possible solutions Pinnick and Giwa 1- The NFA act which established...

Sat Jul 7th, 2018     Read More →

No going back, R-APC insists; rejects further peace talks

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•I’m worried, says Yari, NGF chair; PDP woos R-APC legislators •I won’t lose sleep over Galadima — Oshiomhole LAGOS—Leaders of the Reformed All Progressives...

Fri Jul 6th, 2018     Read More →

APC : And the bubble bursts

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By Omeiza Ajayi It is the worm inside the kola nut that destroys it, says an African adage. Not many initially saw it coming as the conventional expectation was that members of the defunct new...

Fri Jul 6th, 2018     Read More →

FAAC deadlock: Buhari to decide on NNPC — Adeosun

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, agreed to meet officials of Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, over failure of the corporation to make accurate...

Fri Jul 6th, 2018     Read More →

Fayose, Atiku, Secondus, Govs say PDP will resist rigging, manipulation

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Former Vice President Abubakar Atiku and the Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP), Chief Uche Secondus on Thursday, described the July 14 gubernatorial election in Ekiti, as a litmus...

Thu Jul 5th, 2018     Read More →

FG targets assets of 11 Ex-Govs, 10 ex-Ministers, 135 others under graft trials

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President Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday, signed into law an Executive Order targeting the assets of no fewer than 11 former governors, ministers and other politically exposed persons, who served...

Thu Jul 5th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari holds closed-door meeting with 3 APC govs

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met behind closed-doorss with three Governors on the platform of All Progressives Congress, APC, at the Presidential...

Thu Jul 5th, 2018     Read More →

NPDP and R-APC: What goes round comes round?

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor It was supposed to be a special day in the life of the ruling People’s Democratic Party, PDP. August 31, 2013 was the 15th anniversary of the formation...

Thu Jul 5th, 2018     Read More →

APC cracks; nPDP, others move out to form R-APC

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By Emma Ujah, Abuja Bureau Chief, Umoru Henry & Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA — Affirming incompetence on the part of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration, even beyond that of the...

Thu Jul 5th, 2018     Read More →