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Politicians react to Atiku’s defection

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A cross section of politicians continue to react to the defection of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar from the All Progressives Congress (APC). *Atiku Abubakar The politicians made their view...

Sun Nov 26th, 2017     Read More →

Maina derailed when he saw big money – Retirees (1)

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Pathetic aptly describes the situation of pensioners across the country who have been left destitute following their meagre monthly pension which does not even come as and when due. It is like...

Sun Nov 26th, 2017     Read More →

How Ekwueme, Bisi Onabanjo plotted six geopolitical zones from prison

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor Dr. Alex Ekwueme who died last Sunday was a democracy activist who laid his all for patriotic political causes when it mattered. It is as such not surprising...

Sat Nov 25th, 2017     Read More →

APC quakes as Atiku quits

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Congress, APC was yesterday moving to fortify unity in its ranks after one of its leading members and Nigeria’s former vice-president, Atiku Abubakar left the party in response to what he...

Sat Nov 25th, 2017     Read More →

N-Power begins physical verification of 300,000 volunteers Dec. 4

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The 300,000 candidates pre-selected under the Federal Government’s N-Power Scheme will undergo its physical verification phase from Dec. 4 to Dec. 14 in the 774 local government areas of the...

Fri Nov 24th, 2017     Read More →

N-Power begins physical verification of 300,000 volunteers on Dec. 4

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Abuja – The 300,000 candidates pre-selected under the Federal Government’s N-Power Scheme will undergo its physical verification phase from Dec. 4 to Dec. 14 in the 774 local...

Fri Nov 24th, 2017     Read More →

Odigie-Oyegun wants increased grassroots sports competitions

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National Chairman, All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, has called for increased sports competitions at the grassroots, saying it had remained veritable tool for national...

Thu Nov 23rd, 2017     Read More →

‎We’ll use sports to curb secessionist threats, youth restiveness – APC, Govs

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – The ruling All Progressives Congress APC and its governors have expressed greater commitment to sports development, saying they will deploy it as a veritable tool for...

Thu Nov 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Winifred Oyo-Ita: heroine or wailer?

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By Josephine Agbonkhese & Chris Onuoha Barely one week after the publication of an extensive feature article entitled Affirmative Action: Politics or Development on this column, news of the...

Thu Nov 23rd, 2017     Read More →

States and unclaimed UBEC funds

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IT is a major symptom of the rot in the quality of leadership in the country that many states have failed to provide the counterpart funds required to collect their shares of the Universal Basic...

Thu Nov 23rd, 2017     Read More →

The worst is over — Buhari

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Tinubu governors can’t appropriate power of endorsement •Govs, North Central leaders urge Buhari to contest 2019 presidential election •Why no automatic ticket for Buhari in 2019...

Thu Nov 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Grazing Law: COAS pledges deployment of soldiers to Benue

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…Vows to protect lives and property against militant herdsmen By Peter Duru MAKURDI—The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai, has pledged to deploy soldiers to Benue...

Wed Nov 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Except Buhari, Nobody can defeat me in Presidential race – Okorocha

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By Chinonso Alozie, Owerri Imo state Governor, Rochas Okorocha, said Tuesday, that except for President Mohammadu Buhari, he can defeat any other person in a presidential race. Okorocha and...

Tue Nov 21st, 2017     Read More →

Why Nigerian Fulani won’t accept ranching — Miyetti-Allah

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA—THE Fulani in Nigeria have said they will not accept cattle ranching because the country’s geographical location was not suitable for it. Besides, the Fulani...

Mon Nov 20th, 2017     Read More →

SERAP, pensioners drag FG to ECOWAS Court over unpaid pensions, salaries

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By Luminous Jannamike ABUJA – Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), Federal Civil Service Pensioners Association (FCSA), and Association of Retired Local Government Staff...

Sun Nov 19th, 2017     Read More →