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NIGERIA VS EGYPT: Akpeyi, Ezenwa to keep for Eagles

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• Ighalo benched By Solomon Nwoke, Asaba Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr has said that Kaizer Chiefs safe hands, Daniel Akpeyi and Katsina United goalkeeper, Ikechukwu Ezenwa will man the...

Tue Mar 26th, 2019     Read More →

EFCC traces lawyer’s ‘car gift’ to Onnoghen

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ABUJA—Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has traced a car, allegedly owned by Walter Onnoghen, the embattled chief justice of Nigeria, CJN, to Joe Agi, a senior advocate of...

Mon Mar 25th, 2019     Read More →

NPFL: Kwara United beat visiting Katsina United

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Ilorin – Kwara United FC of Ilorin put up a fantastic performance on Sunday to beat visiting Katsina United 1-0. Abubakar Bala The match day 12 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL)...

Sun Mar 24th, 2019     Read More →

Supplementary polls: Gov Ortom leads in 9 of 13 LGA’s of Benue

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Makurdi – Gov Samuel Ortom of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) won in 9 of 13 Local Government Areas (LGA’s) in the supplementary polls held on Saturday. Gov Samuel...

Sun Mar 24th, 2019     Read More →

The death of democracy in Nigeria: A coroner’s inquest (4)

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By Douglas Anele The British philosopher, John Stuart Mill, had argued that “For a [democratic] federalism to work, no one group will have the advantage of relying on its unaided strength....

Sun Mar 24th, 2019     Read More →

The Winner Takes it All

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By Chioma Gabriel In a historic ruling weekend, the Election Petition Tribunal in Osun State nullified the election of Governor Gbenga Oyetola and declared Senator Adeleke the winner of the...

Sun Mar 24th, 2019     Read More →

PDP, APC disagree on supplementary polls as thugs take over Kano, violence rocks Benue, Sokoto

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By Clifford Ndujihe, Samuel Oyadongha, Peter Duru, Rotimi Ojomoyela, Dirisu Yakubu, Marie-Therese Nanlong, David Odama & Charles Agwam •Police arrest 10 in Kano •PDP leads in 6 of 9...

Sun Mar 24th, 2019     Read More →

#SupplementaryElections: PDP wants Kano governorship election cancelled

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Kano – The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Kano State has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to cancel the re-run governorship election ongoing across...

Sat Mar 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Residents kill kidnappers in Katsina

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The incessant kidnapping and armed banditry in Katsina State has taken a new dimension as residents of Kankara town, in Kankara Local Government area Thursday mobilized themselves and killed two...

Sat Mar 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Re-run gov election: Ganduje, Ortom, Lalong in do or die battle

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The governorship elections which were held in 29 states of the country on March 9 were declared inconclusive in six states according to the electoral umpire, the Independent National Electoral...

Sat Mar 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Intimidation of voters and electoral officials in last elections by military unprecedented — Col Tony Nyiam

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By Chioma Gabriel, Editor, Special Features Nigerians have continued to express dismay over the role of the military in the just-concluded elections, expressing disappointment that their...

Sat Mar 23rd, 2019     Read More →

Edo leads in developmental strides among APC-controlled states in January – Report

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Edo State has been ranked as the state with the most developmental strides among All Progressives Congress (APC)-controlled states in the country for the month of January on account of Governor...

Fri Mar 22nd, 2019     Read More →

INEC distributes materials for supplementary election in Benue

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Makurdi – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has distributed sensitive materials across the 23 local government areas of Benue in readiness for Saturday’s...

Fri Mar 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Defence chief urges media to correct misconceptions about military

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Kaduna – The Chief of Defense Staff, Abayomi Olonisakin on Thursday urged the media to vigorously project the positive role of the military in nation building so as to correct existing...

Thu Mar 21st, 2019     Read More →

Inconclusive Vote: Buhari’s Disclaimer

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By Azu Ishiekwene I DON’T know why a few state governors are running around, dragging President Muhammadu Buhari by the hem of his agbada to save them from the misery of inconclusive...

Thu Mar 21st, 2019     Read More →