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2019 poll: Surprises, unanswered questions and the battle to come

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By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, South-South, Dayo Johnson, Regional Editor, South-West, Wole Mosadomi, Peter Duru, Ola Ajayi, Daud Olatunji, Bashir Bello, Femi Bolaji, Dennis Agbo, Sam Oyadongha,...

Sun Mar 17th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari condemns internecine violence in Kaduna

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…Urges stakeholders to embrace mediation President Muhammadu Buhari has urged the actors in the communal and persistent violence in Kaduna State to come to terms with the fact that mutual...

Sun Mar 17th, 2019     Read More →

Taraba to offset medical bills of victims of post election violence

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… As Normalcy Returns To Jalingo By Femi Bolaji, Jalingo Taraba state Commissioner for Information and Culture, Simon Dogari has assured that the state government would offset medical bills...

Sat Mar 16th, 2019     Read More →

CAN wants warring factions to sheathe swords in Taraba

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Jalingo – The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Taraba Chapter, on Saturday called on warring factions in the violence that broke out in Jalingo following the announcement of the...

Sat Mar 16th, 2019     Read More →

Bharti Airtel purchase of Airtel Nigeria shares from Ecobank was in disobedience of court order – court  

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The Federal High Court in Lagos has ruled that Bharti Airtel’s purchase of Airtel Nigeria shares from Ecobank in 2018 was contemptuous and amounted to a flagrant disobedience of a court...

Fri Mar 15th, 2019     Read More →

INEC kicks as court stops make-up polls in Adamawa

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By Soni Daniel, Clifford Ndujihe, Joseph Erunke, Umar Yusuf & David Odama •Court order cannot stop election – REC •FG, APC plotting to use military to win Sokoto –...

Fri Mar 15th, 2019     Read More →

Movements in prices of cooking gas divergent as average petrol price drops

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By Prince Okafor The National Bureau of Statistic (NBS) has reported a mixed development in average prices of Liquified Petroleum Gas, LPG, across the country but a decline in average price of...

Fri Mar 15th, 2019     Read More →

PDP doing everything they can to damage the foundation of the country … – Presidency

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE Presidency Thursday night mocked the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, saying that since the party suffered heavy loss in the just concluded...

Thu Mar 14th, 2019     Read More →

2018 HIV/AIDS Survey: We cannot celebrate yet – Buhari

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Abuja – President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday unveiled the 2018 Nigeria HIV/AIDS Indicator and Impact Survey (NAIIS) and noted with delight that less Nigerians were living with the HIV...

Thu Mar 14th, 2019     Read More →

Suspended polls : Anxiety heightens as INEC holds back on Rivers

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By Clifford Ndujihe, Charles Kumolu, Egufe Yafuborhi, Omeiza Ajayi, Dirisu Yakubu, Umar Yusuf, Marie-Therese Nanlong, Davies Iheamnachor, Femi Bolaji & Dickson Omobola •INEC holds...

Wed Mar 13th, 2019     Read More →

Ishaku extends curfew on Jalingo to 24 hours

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Gov. Darius Ishaku of Taraba on Tuesday ordered the extension of the dusk to dawn curfew imposed on Jalingo, Taraba capital, to 24 hours. This was contained in a statement by Mr Bala Dan Abu, the...

Tue Mar 12th, 2019     Read More →

Darius Ishaku wins second term in Taraba

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Gov. Darius Ishaku of Taraba was on Tuesday declared the winner of Taraba governorship polls. The INEC returning officer of the state, Prof. Shehu Iya of the Federal University of Technology, Yola...

Tue Mar 12th, 2019     Read More →

Governorship Election 2019: APC leads PDP in 22 states declared so far by INEC

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Idowu Bankole On Saturday, March 9, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), conducted Governorship election across 29 out of 36 states and state House of Assembly elections across...

Tue Mar 12th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Gov Ishaku wins Taraba governorship poll

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wBy Femi Bolaji Jalingo – Incumbent Governor of Taraba state and governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Darius Ishaku has been declared winner of last Saturday’s...

Tue Mar 12th, 2019     Read More →

Gov polls: El-Rufai, Ayade, Shehu, Bagudu, Bunu, Bello, Sule, others win

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…APC clears 12 states, PDP 7 …Elections inconclusive in 7 states, results awaited in three states … Tambuwal goes to court By Clifford Ndujihe, Ben Agande, Levinus Nwabughiogu,...

Mon Mar 11th, 2019     Read More →