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We saw massacres coming and called for self-defence to avert them – CAN top official under Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor

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By Sam Eyoboka Elder Sunday Oibe hails from Benue State and has been involved in Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, politics since 1987. He was Director of National Issues in the last...

Sun May 6th, 2018     Read More →

PDP alleges threat to democracy, rule of law; petitions UN

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…Decries ‘selective’ fight against corruption By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA-The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has written to the United Nations (UN), accusing the federal government of...

Sun May 6th, 2018     Read More →

APC crises fester: One killed; Oyegun, Dogara, Kwankwaso boycott ward congresses

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THE crises ravaging the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, deepened at the weekend as the nationwide ward congresses ended on a mixed note. The party’s governorship primary in Ekiti...

Sun May 6th, 2018     Read More →

MOSQUITOES FIGHT BACK: The Malaria Rage!

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Painfully, the cost of malaria drugs has skyrocketed due to high exchange rate in a country where over 80 per cent of drugs consumed is imported. There are also concerns about mosquito...

Sun May 6th, 2018     Read More →

My second term ambition is to serve not selfish – Buhari

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA- PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has said that his decision to seek re-election in 2019 election was borne out of his passion to continue to render service to the nation...

Sat May 5th, 2018     Read More →

APC Ward congresses: No imposition of candidates in Katsina – C’ttee Chair

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…Police deploys over 3,000 officers By Bashir Bello KATSINA – Chairman, Ward Congress Committee in Katsina State and the Deputy National Treasurer of the All Progressive Congress, APC,...

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Again, Obaseki advocates constitutional provision for state, community policing

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Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki has again called for the review of the security architecture in the country, maintaining that the country’s recurring security challenges call for...

Sat May 5th, 2018     Read More →

My 2019 bid is to serve, not for personal gain – Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday gave reason for his re-election bid, noting that he has desire to serve Nigerians with no personal gain. Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari Speaking...

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KADUNA: Why criminals are surrendering arms to us — Austin Iwar, police commissioner

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In this interview with Ben Agande the Kaduna state commissioner of Police, Austin Iwar explains how the new strategy he has brought into policing the state is yielding results as seen in the...

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Buhari arrives Daura for APC ward congress

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PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari Friday afternoon, travelled to his home town Daura, Katsina State after observing the Juma‘at service at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Buhari’s plane...

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$496m withdrawal from ECA: Buhari acted in national interest— Lawmakers

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Following the controversies over the failure of President Muhammadu Buhari to seek the consent of the National Assembly before withdrawing $496m from the Excess Crude Account to purchase fighter...

Sat May 5th, 2018     Read More →

Photos: Buhari in Katsina

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday arrived his hometown, Daura in Katsina state on a visit. Though no purpose was stated for the President’s visit but it could not be unconnected to the...

Fri May 4th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari leaves for Daura

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari Friday afternoon, travelled to his home town Daura, Katsina State after the weekly juma`at service at the Presidential Villa,...

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2019: PDP sets up contact committee to woo other parties

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA-In its quest to regain power at the centre, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has inaugurated its Contact Committee which task is to initiate talks with other political...

Fri May 4th, 2018     Read More →

Nigerian students abroad solicit NASS intervention over non-payment of scholarship

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Six Nigerian students on the Federal Government\s Bilateral Agreement Education Scholarship Scheme in Cuba, urged the National Assembly to intervene in the non payment of outstanding allowances...

Fri May 4th, 2018     Read More →