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Fresh woes for APC

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor and Omeiza Ajayi Ex-PDP members (nPDP) write Buhari, issue 7-day ultimatum to address issues •Allege ‘political pogrom’ against members;...

Thu May 10th, 2018     Read More →

2019: nPDP chieftains list grievances with Buhari’s APC

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Some former People Democratic Party (PDP) chieftains who left the PDP for the All Progressive Congress (APC) in 2013 have listed their grievances with the APC demanding and demanding an urgent...

Wed May 9th, 2018     Read More →

The importance of women in politics (1)

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By Afe Babalola “A lot still needs to be done to give women more room for participation in politics. It does appear that the huge and overwhelming representation of women at most political...

Wed May 9th, 2018     Read More →

Alleged N15bn fraud: Bafarawa to know fate July 4

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A Sokoto State High Court on Tuesday reserved July 4, for judgment in the alleged N15 billion corruption charges against former Sokoto State Governor, Attahiru Bafarawa. Alhaji Bafarawa Bafarawa...

Tue May 8th, 2018     Read More →

Forum describes codeine ban as breakthrough in fight against drug abuse

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Northern Governors’ Wives Forum (NGWF) on Tuesday commended Federal Government for banning the production and importation of codeine syrup, saying it is a breakthrough in the fight against...

Tue May 8th, 2018     Read More →

Fashola rejects completed houses, roads in Kebbi over shoddy job

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Minister of Works, Power and Housing, Babatunde Fashola on Tuesday warned that the Federal Government would not accept the 74 housing units and Jega-Yauri road project due to shoddy job. Fashola...

Tue May 8th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Get your PVCs, vote best candidate – Sultan to Muslims

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The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar, has urged Muslims across the country to get their Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) in order to elect competent leaders in the upcoming general...

Tue May 8th, 2018     Read More →

Senate receives request to confirm NDIC Board, REC

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The Senate on Tuesday announced the receipt of a request from President Muhammadu Buhari for confirmation of seven-member Governing Board of Nigerian Deposit Insurance Corporation(NDIC). President...

Tue May 8th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari writes senate to confirm Kayamo six others NDIC board members

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President Muhammadu Buhari has written a letter to the National Assembly seeking for the confirmation of Festus Keyamo, SAN, and six other nominees for the Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation...

Tue May 8th, 2018     Read More →

APC Congress: Rochas begs Buhari to cancel Imo results

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – CHAIRMNAN of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha rushed to Daura, the country home of President Muhammadu Buhari in...

Sun May 6th, 2018     Read More →

We saw massacres coming and called for self-defence to avert them – CAN top official under Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor

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By Sam Eyoboka Elder Sunday Oibe hails from Benue State and has been involved in Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, politics since 1987. He was Director of National Issues in the last...

Sun May 6th, 2018     Read More →

VVF: 196 patients treated in North East, others for reunion – Officials

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No fewer than 196 victims of Vesico Vaginal Fistula (VVF) in North East Nigeria had received free surgeries. Cross section of Medical doctors carrying out Fistula surgery inside the operating...

Sun May 6th, 2018     Read More →

MOSQUITOES FIGHT BACK: The Malaria Rage!

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Painfully, the cost of malaria drugs has skyrocketed due to high exchange rate in a country where over 80 per cent of drugs consumed is imported. There are also concerns about mosquito...

Sun May 6th, 2018     Read More →

Forensic auditors offer to assist FG in anti-corruption war

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….says traditional auditing no more effective By Gabriel Ewepu ABUJA-THE Chartered Institute of Forensic and Investigative Auditors in Nigeria, CIFIA, has offered to assist the Federal...

Sat May 5th, 2018     Read More →

Lecture: Tambuwal, colleaques extoll Imam Imam’s humble qualities

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Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto state has joined friends of his Late Media aide, Malam Imam Imam, in extolling the deceased humble qualities, professionalism and righteousness. Speaking at a...

Fri May 4th, 2018     Read More →