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Bode George challenges co-aspirants to public debate

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A PDP national chairmanship aspirant, Chief Bode George, has challenged other contestants to an open debate on their vision and agenda for the party. This was contained in a statement issued by...

Sun Nov 26th, 2017     Read More →

Consider 2014 Conference Report now, Southern senators tells Buhari

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By Henry Umoru CALABAR – SOUTHERN Senators, yesterday, rose from a three-day retreat, demanding that President Muhammadu Buhari should, as a matter of urgency, summon a conference to...

Sun Nov 26th, 2017     Read More →

Nigeria is poor because a lot its resources are stolen or mismanaged, says VP Osinbajo

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*Economic speech details trajectory of the Buhari presidency, offering policy insights “We must pay attention to what we are seeing today, and some of the shameless noises of those who...

Sat Nov 25th, 2017     Read More →

Sultan decries abuse of cough syrup among youths

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Sokoto – The Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar III, has decried the abuse of cough syrup among youths and urged authorities to intervene to regulate its use.The Sultan of...

Sat Nov 25th, 2017     Read More →

Sultan decries abuse of cough syrup among youths

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The Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar III, has decried the abuse of cough syrup among youths and urged authorities to intervene to regulate its use. Abubakar made the call on Friday in Sokoto...

Sat Nov 25th, 2017     Read More →

Restructuring Nigeria is inevitable – Ekweremadu

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Deputy President of the Senate, Sen. Ike Ekweremadu, says restructuring Nigeria is inevitable for all-inclusive advantages it will confer on federating units and enhancement of national...

Fri Nov 24th, 2017     Read More →

N-Power begins physical verification of 300,000 volunteers Dec. 4

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The 300,000 candidates pre-selected under the Federal Government’s N-Power Scheme will undergo its physical verification phase from Dec. 4 to Dec. 14 in the 774 local government areas of the...

Fri Nov 24th, 2017     Read More →

ABU has largest carrying capacity, diversity, most sourced university – VC

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Zaria (Kaduna State) – No fewer than 50 students would graduate with first class degree during the 40th convocation ceremony of the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) scheduled to hold on...

Fri Nov 24th, 2017     Read More →

N-Power begins physical verification of 300,000 volunteers on Dec. 4

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Abuja – The 300,000 candidates pre-selected under the Federal Government’s N-Power Scheme will undergo its physical verification phase from Dec. 4 to Dec. 14 in the 774 local...

Fri Nov 24th, 2017     Read More →

Why we need to restructure Nigeria now — Ikokwu

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By Chioma Gabriel, Editor Special Features Second Republic politician and national Legal Adviser of defunct Nigeria Peoples Party , NPP, Chief Guy Ikokwu in this encounter urged that positive...

Fri Nov 24th, 2017     Read More →

Gov Yari, Senate frustrate Buhari’s REC nominee for Zamfara

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- STRONG indication emerged Thursday that the alleged role of governor Abdul’aziz Abubakar Yari of Zamfara State must have prompted the Senate to reject the nomination of...

Thu Nov 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Stop discussions on 2019, focus on governance — Tambuwal

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Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has described discussions on the 2019 elections as a `distraction and unhelpful’ to elective office holders. Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto Tambuwal...

Thu Nov 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Falana to Buhari: Don’t treat Ita, Oke like sacred cows

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Human rights lawyer and Senior Advocate of Nigeria Femi Falana urged President Muhammadu Buhari not to treat former Director-General of the SSS, Mr. Ekpeyong Ita and former Director-General of the...

Thu Nov 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Senator seeks review of revenue projections in budget

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A member of the Senate Committee on Appropriation, Sen. Ibrahim Danbaba, on Thursday in Abuja advocated the review of revenue projections in the country’s annual budget. He said that the...

Thu Nov 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Buhari orders military crackdown on bandits in Zamfara

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-Approves establishment of battalion -Castle rustling has stayed for decade–Yari By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA-PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has given a marching order to the military to...

Wed Nov 22nd, 2017     Read More →