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I have stopped my pension in Kwara – Saraki

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The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, said he had stopped collecting pension in Kwara as a former governor of the state. He said, on the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Forum in Abuja, that...

Tue Aug 1st, 2017     Read More →

I have stopped collecting pension as Ex-Governor in Kwara state – Saraki

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The President of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki, has said that he had stopped collecting pension in Kwara as a former governor of the state. He said, in Abuja, that he wrote a letter to the state...

Tue Aug 1st, 2017     Read More →

Dr. Leton on how Federal govt cheated Niger Delta (1)

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By Eric Teniola PRESIDENT Shehu Usman Shagari on November 23, 1979 inaugurated the Presidential Commission on Revenue Allocation.The Committee was headed by Dr. Pius Charles Nwabufo Okigbo...

Tue Aug 1st, 2017     Read More →

Omoyele Sowore makes account public

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The publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore, has declared on his Facebook page his bank account. Omoyele Sowore Sowore, Monday, said that Bukola Saraki and others manufactured the accounts...

Mon Jul 31st, 2017     Read More →

Why FG, LASG must end Ikorodu killings – cleric

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A Christian cleric, Prophet Christopher Owolabi, on Monday called for an end to killings in Ikorodu, Lagos State, in the interest of national security, progress and peaceful...

Mon Jul 31st, 2017     Read More →

DEFEAT OF DEVOLUTION OF POWER: Former governors in NASS failed Nigerians —Oshiomhole

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•2019: If Makarfi could not win Senate re-election, he cannot deliver the presidency to the PDP By Simon Ebegbulem, Benin-City Immediate past governor of Edo State, Comrade Adams Aliyu...

Sun Jul 30th, 2017     Read More →

State of the nation: Our younger ones are crazier than us – Amb Mohammed

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By Demola Akinyemi, Ilorin Alhaji Nurudeen Mohammed, from Kaiama, Kwara State, is Nigeria’s Ambassador to Malaysia. He had been a close ally of President Muhammadu Buhari in the former...

Sun Jul 30th, 2017     Read More →

The Jihad Fear Real or Imagined?

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…We were worried our children in school were going to be indoctrinated – Christian leaders By Sam Eyoboka & Olayinka Latona AT a recent breakfast roundtable held under the theme,...

Sun Jul 30th, 2017     Read More →

Saraki: We will revisit Devolution of Powers Bill

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By Demola Akinyemi In what appears to be a reassuring development, Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, has assured Nigerians that the defeated bill on devolution of powers still stood a chance of...

Sat Jul 29th, 2017     Read More →

Breaking: Give us, Kanu Oduduwa, Biafra republics; too late for restructuring – Yoruba group

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A Yoruba group, Yoruba Liberation Command (YOLICOM) has said that it is too late for the restructuring of Nigeria, saying what the South-Western Yoruba region needs now is Oduduwa republic. The...

Sat Jul 29th, 2017     Read More →

Paris club refund: Govs keep workers in suspense

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The Federal Government recently released to the states, the second tranche of the Paris club loan refund. Expectedly, the refund meant a big relief especially to the workers who were owed several...

Sat Jul 29th, 2017     Read More →

Basketball: Godwin’s 14 points helps Kwara Falcons sink Rivers Hoopers

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David Godwin scored 13 points to inspire Kwara Falcons to defeat Port Harcourt-based Royal Hoopers 74-70 on Thursday and claim a 3-1 advantage going into the Final 6 Playoffs. The Kwese Basketball...

Fri Jul 28th, 2017     Read More →

School teacher in Court for allegedly defaming Senate President

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Ilorin – A 37-year-old primary school teacher, Biodun Baba, was on Thursday arraigned before an Ilorin Senior Magistrates Court for allegedly defaming Senate President Bukola Saraki on...

Thu Jul 27th, 2017     Read More →

60 volunteers enter N-Power black book -Presidential aide

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Ilorin – No fewer than 60 volunteers in the Federal Government’s job creation scheme for youths are on payment hold and may be prosecuted for fraud, the Presidential aide on Job...

Tue Jul 25th, 2017     Read More →

Paris Club refund: Gov Ahmed pledges more funds for LGs

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Following disbursement of an initial N1 billion to offset part of their outstanding salary arrears, Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State, has pledged to make additional funds available to...

Mon Jul 24th, 2017     Read More →