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Internecine War In APC: Who Will Speak Out For The Casualties?

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There is a buzz about the internal strife that has recently been bedevilling Aso Rock villa like a ghost. It is based on the belief that there are numerous pockets of power in the presidency that...

Sat Nov 4th, 2017     Read More →

CBN guarantees N259.8m loans to Plateau farmers

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The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN has disclosed it had guaranteed a total of N259.823million to 1,447 benefiting farmers in Plateau State between 2015 and 2017 and urged farmers who are yet to key...

Sat Nov 4th, 2017     Read More →

APC NEC: A Postponement of the ‘Evil’ Day?

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After series of postponements, the ruling All Progressives Congress APC finally held a meeting of its National Caucus and the National Executive Committee between October 30 and 31, but the...

Sat Nov 4th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari begins tour on South East states soon to show his presence

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President Muhammadu Buhari is to embark on tour of South East states beginning with Ebonyi to improve the relationship between the region and the All Progressives Congress-led Federal...

Fri Nov 3rd, 2017     Read More →

“Until Fulani Emirs are toppled northern Nigeria will not know peace”

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Many years ago the irrepressable Hausa leader who hailed from Kano and who was the founder of the radical leftist political party called NEPU, Mallam Aminu Kano, said, “Until the Fulani...

Fri Nov 3rd, 2017     Read More →

2019: Why APC govs want automatic ticket for Buhari

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By Clifford Ndujihe, Deputy Political Editor & Johnbosco Agbakwuru ALTHOUGH the National Executive Committee, NEC, of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has deferred an “informal...

Fri Nov 3rd, 2017     Read More →

2019: APC govs back automatic ticket for Buhari

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By Clifford Ndujihe, Dapo Akinrefon, Charles Kumolu, Johnbosco Agbakwuru & Omeiza Ajayi .President to appoint new ministers, others soon •He has not done enough — Junaid...

Wed Nov 1st, 2017     Read More →

FG plans to train 800,000 youths, women in Plateau

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The Federal Government on Monday said it planned to train 800,000 youths and women on vocational and Skill acquisition in Plateau State. Mr. Lawrence Kyuka, National Coordinator, Basic Skill...

Tue Oct 31st, 2017     Read More →

Farmers/herders clashes claim 2,500 lives, $13.7bn in one year — Abdulsalami

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By Wole Mosadomi Minna— Former Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar, has said 2,500 lives were lost, while no fewer than 62,000 people were displaced within one year in Kaduna,...

Tue Oct 31st, 2017     Read More →

This party is going to dominate Nigerian political space for a very long time – APC

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Abuja – Chieftains of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), on Monday night, passed a vote of confidence on the leadership of the party. Gov. Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara made this known...

Tue Oct 31st, 2017     Read More →

Gen Malu and his unconfirmed verdict on Gen Oladipo Diya and others

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By Eric Teniola General Samuel Victor Leonard Malu, CFR (1947-2017), who died in Cairo, Egypt recently will be more remembered for his role as the President of the Special Military Tribunal that...

Tue Oct 31st, 2017     Read More →

Govs struggle to take pictures with new SGFat APC caucus meeting

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE All Progressives Congress, APC, caucus meeting started 8:30pm at the New Banquet Hall, Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Monday with President Muhammadu Buhari...

Mon Oct 30th, 2017     Read More →

Shift attention to Fulani herdsmen menace, Fayose tells military

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The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has called on the military to direct its “operations Python Dance and Crocodile Smile” to those areas in Nigeria, especially the North Central...

Mon Oct 30th, 2017     Read More →

Nigeria loses $13.7bn annually to farmers, herdsmen conflicts, says Abdulsalami

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A former Military Head of State Abdulsalami Abubakar says Nigeria loses 13.7 billion dollars annually as a result of farmers-herdsmen conflicts in Benue, Kaduna, Nassarawa and Plateau...

Mon Oct 30th, 2017     Read More →

We are worried that another massacre looms – Ujege

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Elder statesman, Chief Edward Ujege, is President General of Mdzough U Tiv. He led the leadership of the umbrella bodies of the three major tribes in Benue State to raise the alarm over alleged...

Sun Oct 29th, 2017     Read More →