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Political thugs chase SDP Gov’ship candidate, others away from rally in Ogun

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By Daud Olatunji, Abeokuta People believed to be suspected political thugs have chased away the governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party in Ogun State, Rotimi Paseda during the rally...

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Kwande, APC BOT member, attends PDP presidential campaign rally in Jos

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Ambassador Yahaya Kwande, elder statesman and member of the APC Board of Trustees (BOT), was among dignitaries that attended the PDP presidential campaign rally in Jos on Saturday. Pix ; Godsday...

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3 die, 11 injured in Lagos/Ibadan expressway bus somersault

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Abeokuta – Three persons lost their lives while eleven others sustained various degrees of injury in a road accident when a Mazda bus somersaulted, near Makun city on the Lagos/Ibadan...

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Artist calls for more research into Nigerian arts and culture

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A professional painter, Olumide Oresegun, on Saturday urged Nigerian artists to research more into various aspects of the nation’s culture and the arts. He said in an interview in Lagos that...

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Esure Ijebu residents mourn as 86-year-old monarch is laid to rest

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Traditional rites have begun to commemorate the death of the Obelu of Esure, Oba Kamoru Sansi, who died on Wednesday in a road crash, while travelling to Ibadan. The Ijebu Traditional Council...

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TCN announces planned power outage in Lagos, Ogun

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Lagos – The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has announced a planned power outage in some parts of Lagos and Ogun States on Jan. 13 and Jan. 15, between 8:00am and 5:00pm. DISCO...

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2019 Lagos Guber: Sanwo-Olu, Agbaje clash at debate

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…Differ on time-line to solve Apapa gridlock, education, economy By Monsuru Olowoopejo After launching campaigns to woo electorates, All Progressives Congress, APC gubernatorial candidates,...

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Shagari’s ouster cursed Abuja

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By Emeka Obasi It was six days after Yuletide in 1983. President Shehu Shagari was in Abuja on holidays and waiting for the New Year. Brigadier Ibrahim Bako and Lt.Col. Tunde Ogbeha arrived on a...

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Disqualification of Rivers APC from 2019 elections: One crisis, many interests

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By Egufe Yafugborhi Since April 2018 when the battle shifted from mere media quarrel to the courts, judgements in the legal tussle between Rivers state All Progressives Congress, APC, faction...

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Poll: Young people must not be left to those who will instigate violence, Buhari tells monarchs

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Says only those with bad policies resort to violence, incitements By Johnbosco Agbakwuru PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, Friday, called on traditional rulers in the country to use their positions as...

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Photos: Buhari, Yoruba monarchs in Aso Rock

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President Muhammadu Buhari, Friday met with the Ooni of Ife, Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi and representatives of traditional rulers from the South West geo-political zone of the country at the...

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Buhari pledges to end illegal tax collections

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Abuja pledged that the Federal Government would look into the issue of illegal tax collections to encourage more private sector businesses to thrive in the...

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Buhari warns against extortion by security agencies

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says bad habit difficult to drop Foodstuff, Cattle Dealers decry security extortion in South East, South-South By Johnbosco Agbakwuru PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, Friday frowned at the allegation...

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Buhari, Ooni, Yoruba monarchs meet in Aso Rock

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Our meeting not for politics – Ooni —Says Nigeria greater than any President By Johnbosco Agbakwuru President Muhammadu Buhari, Friday met with the Ooni of Ife, Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi...

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Abubakar, SGF, Dangote, Otedola, others to grace NIMASA maritime awards

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By Ebuka Oko Former Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar (retd); Aliko Dangote, Femi Otedola, Nike Akande; Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, and other top dignitaries are expected...

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