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Atiku woos another presidential aspirant

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Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, one of the numerous presidential aspirants of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has taken his campaign to another aspirant, Sen. Ahmad Makarki. Former Vice President Atiku...

Sun Sep 9th, 2018     Read More →

Saraki group boasts of more govs’ support as Campaign appoints spokesman

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The presidential ambition of Senate President Bukola Saraki appears to be gathering steam after more governors of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) backed his aspiration, according to a group...

Sun Sep 9th, 2018     Read More →

26 DAYS TO PDP PRIMARIES: Prospects of presidential aspirants

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By Charles Kumolu, Deputy Features Editor WITH no fewer than 13 presidential aspirants, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has punctured earlier assumptions that it was not making an...

Sun Sep 9th, 2018     Read More →

434 Dead, 23,893 Cases recorded: Cholera raging like bush fire in 18 states!

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*How poor handling of faeces makes Nigeria a fertile ground for outbreak — Experts By Chioma Obinna The country may be battling the largest outbreak of cholera barely a month after the...

Sun Sep 9th, 2018     Read More →

HIGHWAYS OF DEATH: 28,195 killed in road accidents in 68 months

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•Nation loses two persons every four hours By Clifford Ndujihe & Nicholas Esekhile EVERY four hours, no fewer than two lives are lost on Nigerian roads. And every year, about 20,000 of...

Sun Sep 9th, 2018     Read More →

Flood ravages communities in the north

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•Kills 7 persons, destroys 50,000 farmlands, 2,000 houses in Jigawa •Submerges 94 communities in Kogi, Niger •Over 5,000 households affected in Sokoto, Kebbi, Zamfara By Aliyu...

Sat Sep 8th, 2018     Read More →

2019:  Will women get the presidency?

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…The six women after Buhari’s job …60 pretenders and contenders to the throne emerge By Clifford Ndujihe, Deputy Political Editor WILL women win the presidency in 2019? This a...

Sat Sep 8th, 2018     Read More →

Flood sweeps off nursing mother, her baby, 3 others in Kontagora

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…kills 7 in Jigawa, sacks Delta communities By Wole Mosadomi Minna—A nursing mother, her baby, a 17-year-old boy and two others havFlood in Jigawae been confirmed dead, following a...

Wed Sep 5th, 2018     Read More →

6 APC Govs, 27 lawmakers to join PDP – Ologbondiyan

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has hinted that some governors and National Assembly members elected on the All Progressives Congress (APC) platform will defect to the party soon. The party the...

Wed Sep 5th, 2018     Read More →

Osinbajo at Dangote Business School, tasks youths on entrepreneurship

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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has charged young Nigerian innovators and entrepreneurs to always be focused and dogged in transforming their ideas into reality.Osinbajo Osinbajo gave the charge in...

Wed Sep 5th, 2018     Read More →

Saraki, Ganduje set to clash in Osun

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The PDP has picked Senate President Bukola Saraki to lead its National Campaign Committee to face Kano Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje ‘s APC committee for Osun governorship...

Tue Sep 4th, 2018     Read More →

PDP presidential ticket: Old aspirants kick against preferential treatment for Atiku, Saraki, Tambuwal, others

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By Dirisu Yakubu SOME presidential aspirants, who had remained with Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, since 2014 have warned the party’s hierarchy against giving preferential treatment to...

Tue Sep 4th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Ekweremadu declares to re-contest for fifth time

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By Nwafor Sunday The senator representing Enugu west constituency, Dr Ike Ekweremadu has on Tuesday declared his intension to represent his constituency for the fifth time in the senate. Breaking:...

Tue Sep 4th, 2018     Read More →

Polio immunization: Agency targets 41,460 children in Hadejia LGA

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The Jigawa Primary Health Care Development Agency (JPHCDA) on Monday said it targeted 41,460 children in Hadejia Local Government Area of the state for vaccination against poliomyelitis under the...

Mon Sep 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Buhari will award contract for Eastern Corridor Railways before December, VON DG assures

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Enugu – The Director General of Voice of Nigeria (VON), Mr Osita Okechukwu, has said that the Muhammadu Buhari administration will award the contract for Eastern Corridor Railways before...

Sun Sep 2nd, 2018     Read More →