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Unite to sack APC govt, Wike urges PDP presidential aspirants

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Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has called on all Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential aspirants to forge a common front to sack the...

Fri Aug 31st, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Tambuwal picks PDP presidential nomination form

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By Dirisu Yakubu, Anthony Ogbonna …Okays consensus option ABUJA- Following months of intensive consultations, Sokoto state governor, Aminu Tambuwal yesterday obtained his Expression of...

Thu Aug 30th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari departs for China, to meet President Jinping

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President Muhammadu Buhari will on Friday depart for Beijing, China, to participate in the 7th Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) scheduled to hold between Sept. 3 and Sept....

Thu Aug 30th, 2018     Read More →

NAHCON : Lots of efforts to remain in form

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By By Fatima Sanda Usara Ever since the Hajj season began its descent, activities at the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria headquarters (NAHCON) in Ummul Jood, Makkah, reached a crescendo....

Thu Aug 30th, 2018     Read More →

Presidential Convention: PDP moves to prevent post-convention crisis

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Uche Secondus By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA- Ahead of the Presidential primaries of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) slated for October, the leadership of the party has initiated moves to curtail a...

Thu Aug 30th, 2018     Read More →

Saraki’s exit has made APC stronger, smarter – Oshiomhole

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Barely hours after Senate President Bukola Saraki formally unveiled his plan to contest presidential election, his former All Progressives Congress (APC) has declared his exit as good for the...

Thu Aug 30th, 2018     Read More →

AWT: The President Nigeria wants

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By Josef Omorotionmwan IT is rather disturbing to note that as Nigeria grows in size, it also grows in confusion. This has been largely due to the fact that the process of electing our leaders has...

Thu Aug 30th, 2018     Read More →

Flood alert for Anambra, Delta, Bayelsa, others

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Abuja—Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency, NIHSA, has warned Nigerians living by the banks of River Niger and its floodplains to immediately relocate over possible flooding, listing...

Thu Aug 30th, 2018     Read More →

Lagos has highest foreign debt portfolio – DMO

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Lagos State, the commercial nerve-center of Nigeria, has retained its position as the state with the highest foreign debt in the country, with a foreign debt put at 1.45 billion dollars as at June...

Wed Aug 29th, 2018     Read More →

Lagos retains highest foreign debt portfolio, says DMO

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Akinwunmi Ambode Lagos State, the commercial nerve-center of Nigeria, has retained its position as the state with the highest foreign debt in the country, with a foreign debt put at 1.45 billion...

Wed Aug 29th, 2018     Read More →

Benin Prince Ezelekhae Ewuare II, launches ‘Odumalife’ Foundation

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On Saturday 25th August, 2018 history was made in Benin City, Edo State when the Crown Prince of Benin Kingdom, Prince Ezelekhae Ewuare II, alongside other stakeholders launched Odumalife...

Wed Aug 29th, 2018     Read More →

Pro-Biafra women : IPOB declares sit-at-home Sept 14

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By Clifford Ndujihe & Vincent Ujumadu FOLLOWING what it described as ethnic and religious persecution, genocide and humiliation of Igbo and Biafran people by the Federal Government, which...

Wed Aug 29th, 2018     Read More →

PDP advises Buhari to sign amended Electoral Act

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Abuja – The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Uche Secondus, has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to sign the electoral act, as amended. Ike Abonyi, the Media...

Tue Aug 28th, 2018     Read More →

1,185 Pilgrims return home- NAHCON

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A total of 1, 185 pilgrims have so far been transported back home from Saudi Arabia, the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) said on Tuesday in Makka. The commission said that the...

Tue Aug 28th, 2018     Read More →

2018 Hajj: First batch of 259 pilgrims arrive Sokoto

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The first batch of 259 Muslim pilgrims from Sokoto State, on Monday arrived Nigeria from Saudi Arabia after successful 2018 Hajj. Newsmen report that the pilgrims from Gada Local Government area...

Mon Aug 27th, 2018     Read More →