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Jonathan emerges Chairman of International Summit Council for Peace

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Former President Dr Goodluck Jonathan has urged African Union (AU) to set minimum acceptable standards for appointing the leadership of electoral commissions as a means of building citizen...

Fri Jun 7th, 2019     Read More →

My wife, her husband defrauded me, man tells court

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Ibadan – A USA based businessman, Richard Ogunmodede, has told a Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan to dissolve his six month-old relationship to his wife, Olufunke, because she is deceptive and...

Fri Jun 7th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari summons expanded security meeting, invites Ex-Gov Yari to join

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President Muhammadu Buhari, on Friday in Abuja, summoned an expanded security meeting with Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo and State Governors in attendance. Buhari The death of democracy in Nigeria:...

Fri Jun 7th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari, govs, security chiefs meet in Aso Rock

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA-PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting behind closed doors with immediate past and present state governors as well as security chiefs at the Presidential...

Fri Jun 7th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari, govs, security chiefs meet in Aso Rock

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting behind closed doors with immediate past and present state governors as well as security chiefs at the...

Fri Jun 7th, 2019     Read More →

Name those misusing LGs’ funds, PDP governors challege FG

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…Pledge to pay N30,000 minimum wage By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA-Govenors elected on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Thursday night met in Abuja, the nation’s...

Fri Jun 7th, 2019     Read More →

BATTLE ROYALE IN OGUN: Alake, Olota lock horns over boundary, seniority

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By Daud Olatinju ABEOKUTA—PALPABLE tension is currently brewing in Ogun State as the Alake and Paramount ruler of Egbaland, Oba Adedotun Gbadebo and the Olota of Ota, Oba Abdulkabir...

Fri Jun 7th, 2019     Read More →

PDP governors meet in Abuja

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…Ninth Assembly leadership tops agenda By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA – Govenors elected on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Thursday night met in Abuja, the...

Thu Jun 6th, 2019     Read More →

I am embarrassed seeing politicians harass Obaseki for funds, says Edo APC Chair

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…seeks strengthening of party ahead of 2020 gubernatorial poll The Chairman of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Edo State Chapter, Barr. Anselm Ojezua, has said that the call for...

Thu Jun 6th, 2019     Read More →

North free to retain power in 2023 – Shittu

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.Says, APC without Buhari will lose 2023 Polls .As 21 State Chairmen back Oshiomhole By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – As partisans begin to make permutations with regards to zoning the Presidency in...

Thu Jun 6th, 2019     Read More →

Makinde tells ex-office holders to return official vehicles within 48hrs

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By Adeola Badru IBADAN—GOVERNOR Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, yesterday, ordered all former political office holders in the state to immediately return government vehicles and other assets in...

Thu Jun 6th, 2019     Read More →

IGP calls for stronger laws against kidnapping, other crimes

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As Operation Puff Adder arrests 2,175 suspects By Emma Nnadozie, Crime Editor The Inspector-General of Police, Muhammed Adamu, yesterday, called for tougher legislation against kidnapping and...

Thu Jun 6th, 2019     Read More →

PWD, less privileged will have special place in my govt – Gov Makinde

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‘Why I proscribed NURTW’ OYO State Governor, Seyi Makinde, said on Wednesday that his government would pay special attention to the less privileged and the disabled. Makinde The...

Wed Jun 5th, 2019     Read More →

Return official vehicles in 48hrs, Oyo govt tells ex-office holders

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The Government of Oyo State has ordered all former political office holders in the state to immediately return government vehicles and other assets in their custody. Oluseyi Abiodun Makinde The...

Wed Jun 5th, 2019     Read More →

Police arrest 2,175 for kidnapping, armed robbery, others

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The Inspector General of Police ( I-G ), Mr Mohammed Adamu, said the police have arrested 2,175 suspects for armed robbery, kidnapping, cultism and banditry since the launch of the...

Wed Jun 5th, 2019     Read More →