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Osun polls: AD denies withdrawing from election

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru The Alliance for Democracy (AD) has denied the news of withdrawal of its candidate from tomorrow’s governorship election in Osun State. Eection In a reaction to the...

Fri Sep 21st, 2018     Read More →

CUPP urges Ambode to resist alleged precondition given to him by APC

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…Says APC, Buhari promoting voodoo politics in Lagos By Joseph Erunke ABUJA – THE Coalition for United Political Parties,CUPP, has called on the Lagos State governor, Akinwumi...

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How PDP presidential aspirants are wooing S’West

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The 13 Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential aspirants have different expectations in the nation’s second highest vote generating region based on their antecedents and affiliations. By...

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2018: The year politicians killed Nigerian democracy

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By Kabiru Muhammad Gwangwazo Forty years after moves towards the first decisive return to civilian governance began, we are again working to another epochal phase for Nigerian democracy this...

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Ambode not embattled, says Oshiomhole as APC govs rally in support

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor, Olasunkanmi Akoni, Tony Nwankwo, Omeiza Ajayi & Providence Emmanuel ABUJA — The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade...

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Nigeria’s foreign debt rises by 17% H1’18 to $22.1bn

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By Elizabeth Adegbesan The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), yesterday, said that Nigeria’s foreign debt at the end of the first half of 2018 (H1’18) stood at $22.08 billion. This...

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Tambuwal takes presidential campaign to S-West

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By Levinus Nwabughiogu A leading presidential aspirant on the platform of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Aminu Tambuwal, has taken his campaign to the South-West geo-political zone, with a promise...

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Osun poll: I’ll dance to Govt House after winning — SEN ADELEKE

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By Emmanuel Aziken & Gbenga Olarinoye with agency report OSOGBO—THE governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke, says he will win...

Fri Sep 21st, 2018     Read More →

Lagos-Badagry Highway: Residents, motorists groan over bad roads, gridlock

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By Esther Onyegbula LAGOS—-MOTORISTS plying the Okokomaiko, Iyana Iba, Mile 2 routes have called on the Lagos State Government to ameliorate their suffering by continuing with the road...

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AAU killings: Police arrest some suspects

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By Gabriel Enogholase BENIN—EDO State Police Command has despatched a team of detectives from Benin City to the university town of Ekpoma to unravel the mystery surrounding the recent...

Fri Sep 21st, 2018     Read More →

Jubilation as Chief Imam of Lagos gets staff of office

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Tinubu, Aregbesola, Shopeyin, others, bag titles It was a colourful occasion laced with the ambiance of Islamic tradition. As early as 9am, people trooped into Tafawa Balewa Sqaure, TBS pavillion,...

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Zakat , Sadaqat disburses N3.5m in Oyo

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THE Zakat and Sadaqat Foundation (ZSF) has disbursed N3.5 million in equipment and cash to 38 deserving residents from across Oyo State in furtherance of its promotion of the institution of zakat...

Fri Sep 21st, 2018     Read More →

Int’l Day of Peace: It is important for political actors to work together – Obaseki

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Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has urged political actors and their supporters in Osun State to shun acts capable of threatening the peaceful conduct of the gubernatorial election holding...

Thu Sep 20th, 2018     Read More →

Osun election: INEC’s ban on phones will reduce vote buying, selling – CSO

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Abuja – YIAGA Africa, a Civil Society Organisation (CSO), said the Independent National Electoral Commission’s (INEC) ban on phones in voting booths during the Osun governorship...

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Osun poll: IPAC calls for credible election, holds sensitisation rally

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Ahead of Saturday’s governorship election in Osun, the Inter Party Advisory Council (IPAC) has called for credible, free and free election. INEC Mrs Aye Dakpokpo, IPC National Secretary made...

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