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PDP campaign fund: Absence of defendants stalls arraignment of Ex-Gov Dakingari

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The arraignment of a former governor of Kebbi State, Usman Saidu Dakingari alongside three others before a Federal High Court sitting in Kebbi could not go on today, June 20, 2018 owing to the...

Wed Jun 20th, 2018     Read More →

Osinbajo says Fayemi is God’s man for the job

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The Vice President of Nigeria, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has described the All Progressive Congress governorship candidate, Kayode Fayemi as a man sent by God to deliver Ekiti from poverty, saying the...

Wed Jun 20th, 2018     Read More →

Rice farmers hail shutting of land border by FG

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By Gabriel Ewepu Abuja—The Federal Government had said it would shut down land border between Nigeria and a neighbouring country in a few days to avoid smuggling of foreign rice into the...

Tue Jun 19th, 2018     Read More →

Anniversary of June 12 presidential election (5)

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General Babangida again threw open the Presidential race and many showed interest. Chief Moshood Kashimawo Olawale Abiola, GCFR (1937-1998) who lost his first wife, Alhaja Simbiat Atinuke Abiola...

Tue Jun 19th, 2018     Read More →

Osinbajo, Oyegun storm Ekiti for Fayemi’s Campaign

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Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo is expected to flag off the governorship campaign of the APC candidate, Dr. Kayode Fayemi today. VP Yemi Osinbajo, SAN Also expected at the rally which is scheduled...

Tue Jun 19th, 2018     Read More →

Rice smuggling: FG to shut land border in few days

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The Federal Government says it will shut down the land border between Nigeria and a neigbouring country in a few days time to avoid smuggling of foreign rice into the country. Chief Audu Ogbeh,...

Mon Jun 18th, 2018     Read More →

Killings : Benue, Taraba, Ekiti, Afenifere, Ohanaeze, others take on DHQ

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By Emeka Mamah, Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor, Dapo Akinrefon, Gbenga Oke & Peter Duru •You’re blaming victims instead of the aggressors — Benue govt,...

Mon Jun 18th, 2018     Read More →

APC National Chairman : The Oshiomhole we know, by Tinubu, Amosun, El-Rufai, Bagudu, others

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About one week to the National Convention of the All Progressives Congress (APC), the chances of the immediate past governor of Edo State, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, emerging as the next National...

Sun Jun 17th, 2018     Read More →

When our governor travels the state comes to a standstill

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Some three, four years ago, Mr Nick Oparandudu, a banker-turned-politician, was not only an ally of the now embattled Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo but also a confidant and trusted member of the...

Sat Jun 16th, 2018     Read More →

Ambode at 55: Lowers his voice, raises his logic!

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As global attention is riveted on the unfolding spectacle of the 21st edition of the FIFA World Cup in Russia today, there are interesting parallels to draw with a goal-getting Nigerian, whose...

Thu Jun 14th, 2018     Read More →

Dariye, Nyame’s convictions: EFCC is apolitical, blind to party affiliations —Spokesman

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By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, yesterday, showcased the successful trial and conviction of two former governors, who are members of the...

Thu Jun 14th, 2018     Read More →

​​​​Ambode : Celebrating a ‘restless’ governor at 55

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By Habib Aruna Prescient Nigerian observers who are watching what’s going on in Lagos State would rightly agree that hard work in the right direction delivers enduring fruits. Hard work...

Thu Jun 14th, 2018     Read More →

Insight: Jailing of Dariye, Nyame proves that EFCC not selective

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The conviction of two prominent members of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Jolly Nyame and Joshua Dariye in quick succession by a Federal Capital Territory High Court has put a lie to...

Wed Jun 13th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari in closed door meeting with APC govs

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is currently holding meeting behind closed-doors with the All Progressives Congress, APC, governors at the First Lady’s...

Tue Jun 12th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Tinubu, Akande, APC Govs endorse Oshiomhole’s candidacy

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – Ahead of the June 23 National Convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC, a national leader of the party, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and a former interim...

Tue Jun 12th, 2018     Read More →