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Saraki’s National Assembly threatens Buhari , lists demands

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The National Assembly(NASS) has tabled a list of demands before the Muhammadu Buhari administration, asking it to implement them, lest they invoke “the Constitutional Powers of the...

Tue Jun 5th, 2018     Read More →

Osinbajo urges consumer goods giants to maintain plastic recycling policy in the country

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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday requested foreign consumer goods giants operating in the country to maintain their global recycling policy in the country to eliminate indiscriminate...

Tue Jun 5th, 2018     Read More →

Offa robbery: Kwarans in heated debate, ask Saraki to respond, clear his name

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Ilorin – Residents of Kwara, including prominent indigenes of the state, on Tuesday engaged in heated debate over the probe of the allegations made against Senate President Bukola Saraki by...

Tue Jun 5th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Saraki, Dogara, others pull out of talks with Presidency

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By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor The leadership of the new Peoples Democratic Party, nPDP, the splinter group from Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, that coalesced with All Progressives...

Tue Jun 5th, 2018     Read More →

Saraki: Police soft-pedal, seek response in writing; protests in Offa,  Ilorin

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•Senate President gets 48 hrs timeline as Osinbajo meets IG, AGF, DSS boss •IG avoids journalists, directs them to Osinbajo’s ADC •Protests rock Offa, Ilorin ABUJA—The...

Tue Jun 5th, 2018     Read More →

Offa robbery saga: Presidency negotiating with us in bad faith – nPDP

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…threatens to withdraw from further discussion on 2019 By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor The leadership of the New Peoples Democratic Party, the splinter group from the Peoples...

Mon Jun 4th, 2018     Read More →

Saraki, Osinbajo meets IG, AGF, DSS boss

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–IG avoids journalists, directs them to Osinbajo’s ADC By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – VICE President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday met with the Inspector-General of Police, IGP Ibrahim...

Mon Jun 4th, 2018     Read More →

Osun 2018: APC must jettison zoning, pursue merit, good governance – Abubakare

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FORMER Vice Chancellor, Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin, Kwara State, Professor Abdulrazaq Aderemi Abubakare, has said that despite the clamour in some quarters that the governorship position in Osun...

Mon Jun 4th, 2018     Read More →

Audio: The connection between me, Senate President – Offa robbery gang leaders

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The Gang leaders and some of the principal suspects arrested for their active participation in the Offa robbery and the killing of innocent persons have made confessional statements admitting to...

Mon Jun 4th, 2018     Read More →

APC’s recent congresses: Omen of impending calamity

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By Godwin Etakibuebu AT the last count, eight states of the federation have drawn up parallel Executives to counter what some people called “authentic Executives” of the ruling All...

Mon Jun 4th, 2018     Read More →

Offa bank robbery: Why we must quiz Saraki, Kwara gov — POLICE

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By Kingsley Omonobi, Demola Akinyemi & Joseph Erunke ABUJA — Police Force headquarters in Abuja yesterday invited President of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki, to answer questions relating...

Mon Jun 4th, 2018     Read More →

Mustapha Akanbi, pioneer ICPC chair, is dead, buried

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As Buhari, Saraki, Gov Ahmed, others mourn By Demola Akinyemi & Johnbosco Agbakwuru ILORIN—The remains of pioneer chairman of lndependent Corrupt Practices and other related Offences...

Mon Jun 4th, 2018     Read More →

Late Akanbi’s experience useful to country’s fight against corruption – Tinubu

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Lagos – All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leader, Sen. Bola Tinubu, has said that late Justice Mustapha Akanbi’s experience as a judge with a clean record had been quite useful...

Sun Jun 3rd, 2018     Read More →

IGP’s Invitation: Gov. Ahmed denies sponsoring, arming political thugs, rejects police indictment

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By Demola Akinyemi ILORIN-Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed has refuted police allegations of sponsoring, funding, arming or otherwise supporting political thuggery. Governor...

Sun Jun 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Justice Akanbi, man of enviable integrity, Buhari mourns

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Abuja – President Muhammadu Buhari has paid tribute to the former President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Mustapha Akanbi, describing him as a man whose greatest asset in life was his...

Sun Jun 3rd, 2018     Read More →