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How June 12 ruined Abiola, others’ businesses

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By Emeka Anaeto, Babajide Komolafe, Yinka Kolawole, Charles Kumolu, Lawani Mikairu, Godwin Oritse, Godfrey Bivbere, Udeme Akpan, Sebastine Obasi & Princewill Ekwujuru •FG mulls plan to...

Tue Jun 12th, 2018     Read More →

What June 12 reveals about Nigerian democracy

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By Femi Aribisala EXACTLY 25 years ago, a landmark election was held in Nigeria after ten long years of military rule. There were two main contestants: Moshood Abiola of the Social Democratic...

Tue Jun 12th, 2018     Read More →

Make June 12 handover date, Abiola’s kinsmen, monarch tell FG

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By Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA—A traditional ruler from Ogun State and kinsmen of the late acclaimed winner of the June 12, 1993, Presidential Election, Moshood Abiola, yesterday, asked the...

Tue Jun 12th, 2018     Read More →

Man who ripped out friend’s heart for ritual says regrets not started making money yet

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…says native doctor used the heart to prepare beans porridge for them By Esther Onyegbula, Opadiran Doyin, Okpala Amaka & Ofulue Onyedi LAGOS—A middle-aged man, identified as...

Tue Jun 12th, 2018     Read More →

PDP presidential ticket: Atiku, Turaki, Dankwambo lead the race

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA—Ahead of presidential primaries of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, billed for the last quarter of this year, indications have emerged that the party may pick its...

Mon Jun 11th, 2018     Read More →

Eid-el-Fitri: IBEDC assures Kwara community of uninterrupted power supply

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Omu-Aran (Kwara) – Mr Abiodun Ogun, Business Manager, Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company (IBEDC), Omu-Aran, Business Hub, has assured residents of the area of uninterrupted power supply...

Mon Jun 11th, 2018     Read More →

Fayemi slams Fayose for not disclosing IGR in 4 years

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The All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, on Monday accused the administration of Gov. Ayo Fayose of inflicting untold hardship on the people in...

Mon Jun 11th, 2018     Read More →

June 12 election was programmed to fail – Osoba

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Veteran journalist, former governor of Ogun State and senior leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Aremo Segun Osoba was an integral part of the Chief MKO Abiola 1993 campaign and was...

Mon Jun 11th, 2018     Read More →

Alleged rape: Ogun court strikes out sexual harassment case against Director

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By Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA—A magistrate court sitting in Odeda Local Government Area of Ogun State has struck out a sexual harassment case being pressed against the Director of Stephen...

Mon Jun 11th, 2018     Read More →

June 12: Military, elites, judges conspired against Abiola – Presidency

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—-Says money bags pumped money for annulment —-That only Buhari can decide probe of culprits By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—-THE Presidency on Sunday said that the annulment of...

Sun Jun 10th, 2018     Read More →

June 12 Tsunami and the ones who won’t forgive Buhari – By Garba Shehu

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An old Chinese proverb says: Do good, reap good; do evil, reap evil. This short proverb sums the intensity of attacks against President Muhammadu Buhari, not leaving the ratcheting up of violence...

Sun Jun 10th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria moves to boost cocoa sector

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by Joel Olatunde AGOI Cocoa House in Ibadan, southwest Nigeria, was built with the earnings from exports of cocoa beans and at 26 storeys was once the country’s tallest building....

Sun Jun 10th, 2018     Read More →

62 die in Ogun road accidents in three months -TRACE

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By Daud Olatunji ABEOKUTA-No fewer than 62 persons have lost their lives while several others were injured in various auto crashes across Ogun state between January and March this year. The Ogun...

Sun Jun 10th, 2018     Read More →

N1.1bn water scam : SERAP calls for Deputy speaker’s prosecution

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Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, (SERAP) has asked the Acting Chairmen of both the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) and Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences...

Sun Jun 10th, 2018     Read More →

Muhammadu Buhari & June 12 : The Agenda!

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One of such that would have presented Buhari as being mean, but which could have demonstrated to Nigerians that he meant business, was to have disinfected himself from some political contaminants....

Sun Jun 10th, 2018     Read More →