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Bail application: Melaye to know fate on Thursday

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why I jumped out of Police vehicle – Melaye BY BOLUWAJI OBAHOPO LOKOJA – Chief Judge of Kogi state, Justice Nasir Ajana, has adjourned hearing on the bail application filed by...

Mon May 7th, 2018     Read More →

IGP must obey laws, Saraki, Dogara tell Buhari

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—-Say Dino’s arraignment on wheelchair barbaric By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA–SENATE President, Bukola Saraki and the Speaker of House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara have told...

Mon May 7th, 2018     Read More →

COMMUNAL CLASHES: Anambra govt threatens to acquire disputed land

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By Vincent Ujumadu AWKA—ANAMBRA State government warned, weekend, that it would henceforth forcefully acquire disputed lands in communities fighting over ownership of such lands as a way of...

Mon May 7th, 2018     Read More →

Why IGP Idris is beyond control

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By Ochereome Nnanna FEW Nigerians are surprised at the running battles between the Inspector- General of Police, Ibrahim Kpotun Idris and the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. On three...

Mon May 7th, 2018     Read More →

2019: North-West women, govs’ wives endorse Buhari for second term

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA—As the 2019 general election draws nearer, women under the aegis of North West Movement for Buhari in 2019 have endorsed President, Muhammadu Buhari for a second...

Mon May 7th, 2018     Read More →

Wishing you many more ‘Recalls’

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By Owei Lakemfa THE failed attempt on April 28, to recall Kogi West Senator, Dino Melaye in which the ‘Recallists’ scored a miserable 5.3 per cent, is not my focus. My mind is on...

Mon May 7th, 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 →

ALLEGED KANO UNDERAGE VOTERS: Our story, by Yakubu, INEC Chairman

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•’We are not culpable’ The National Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu, in this piece, dismisses the claim in some quarters...

Sun May 6th, 2018     Read More →

Your cult-like followership will disappear if…, Okupe warns Buhari

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By Yinka Ajayi Dr. Doyin Okupe served as spokesperson for former Presidents Olusegun Obasanjo and Goodluck Jonathan. Now the South-West leader of the Accord Party after defecting from the former...

Sun May 6th, 2018     Read More →

We need people like Dino Melaye in Nigeria – PFN Vice President

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South-South Vice President of the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria, PFN, Bishop Simeon Okah, has lamented the treatment meted to Senator Dino Melaye (Kogi West), stressing that Nigeria needs...

Sun May 6th, 2018     Read More →

In Benue now, ranching is it!

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•Useni, Tsav, tribal leaders: It is victory for Ortom, natives, Nigerians • Governor: Law came from the people themselves By Peter Duru, Makurdi Alas, the Federal Government has...

Sun May 6th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari in Washington

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By Emmanuel Aziken President Muhammadu Buhari’s landmark meeting with President Donald Trump in Washington D.C. last Monday was a remarkable reflection of the expectations of the world on...

Sat May 5th, 2018     Read More →

APC: Battle lines drawn in Lagos, Imo, Kaduna, Delta, Rivers

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•As congresses hold today The battle for the control of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC commences today with congresses holding across the country with pitch battles in many...

Sat May 5th, 2018     Read More →

INEC spent over N100m on Melaye’s failed recall — Yakubu

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Abuja – The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Friday in Abuja said its voters’ register was not substantially used in the Feb. 10 Kano State local government...

Sat May 5th, 2018     Read More →

INEC voter register not substantially used for Kano LG poll— Yakubu

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Friday in Abuja said its voter register was not substantially used for the Feb. 10 Kano State local government election. INEC Chairman,...

Fri May 4th, 2018     Read More →