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2019: Stay away from politics, Gov. Ishaku warns 48 newly installed Chiefs

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Ishaku-Darius By Femi Bolaji JALINGO- Taraba state governor, Darius Ishaku has issued a stern to traditional rulers and 48 newly installed Chiefs in the state to stay away from politics and avoid...

Mon Jul 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Insecurity undermines attainment of financial inclusion target —MfBs boss

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It is affecting every aspect of the Nigeria economic life and the MfBs cannot be shielded. If bombs are exploding and herdsmen are shooting, then security of life and properties comes first. The...

Mon Jul 23rd, 2018     Read More →

18 students emerge winners of NNPC quiz competition

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Eighteen students have emerged winners in the just-concluded zonal contests of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) National Science Quiz Competition held in the six geo-political...

Sun Jul 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Middle Belters are no cowards, Dan Suleiman, ex-NADECO leader, warns

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…amid renewed agitation for restructuring Dan Suleiman By Peter Duru, Makurdi Leaders of the Middle Belt have taken up the mettle of redefining the stake of the people of the zone in a...

Sun Jul 22nd, 2018     Read More →

APC has failed in all ramifications – Atiku

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Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has said that the All Progressive Congress (APC) has failed in all ramifications and as a Party has collapsed. Atiku Atiku made this known at Ribadu Square,...

Sat Jul 21st, 2018     Read More →

Dickson to Buhari: End senseless killing now to save Nigeria from collapse

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The Governor of Bayelsa State, Henry Seriake Dickson has described the current spate of violence and senseless killings, particularly in the Northern part of the country as the biggest threat to...

Sat Jul 21st, 2018     Read More →

After consultations, Atiku declares for president today

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After several months of consultations with critical stakeholders in Nigeria and members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar will make a formal...

Sat Jul 21st, 2018     Read More →

Presidency blasts NEF, Afenifere, Ohaneze, others for tagging Buhari’s govt ‘incompetent’

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The Presidency has taken a swipe at socio-cultural groups like the Northern Elders Forum, NEF, the Afenifere, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, and leaders of other groups over their...

Sat Jul 21st, 2018     Read More →

Killings in Nigeria,  greatest threat to Nigeria’s existence, says Dickson

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The Governor of Bayelsa State, the Honourable Henry Seriake Dickson has described the current spate of violence and senseless killings by gunmen across the nation and particularly in the Northern...

Fri Jul 20th, 2018     Read More →

Insecurity: Rep advocates decentralisation of Police Force

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A member of House of Representatives, Mr Kwewum Shawulu (PDP-Taraba), has suggested the unbundling of Nigeria Police Force into independent special units for better handling of security in the...

Fri Jul 20th, 2018     Read More →

Presidency urges Nigerians to ignore crocodile tears of selfish leaders

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Abuja – The Presidency says it considers a communiqué issued by some ethnic and sectional groups assembled in Abuja recently as the shedding of crocodile tears by selfish leaders....

Fri Jul 20th, 2018     Read More →

Atiku, Turaki in heated drive for PDP votes

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor With Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State still waiting in the wings, the race for the presidential ticket of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, was yesterday...

Fri Jul 20th, 2018     Read More →

The ‘forgotten’ Northerners

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Map-of-Nigeria By Donu Kogbara LAST week, I focused on Fulanis who feel that their tribe is being unfairly vilified because of the herdsmen issue. To illustrate the page, we published a map that...

Fri Jul 20th, 2018     Read More →

Why PDP, Secondus, Atiku threatened to boycott 2019 polls, …

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA—The leadership of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has threatened to pull out of the 2019 general elections if the electoral umpire and security agencies fail to...

Fri Jul 20th, 2018     Read More →

Wike, Dankwambo, Aregbesola win BusinessDay Governors Awards

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA-Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike on Thursday emerged BusinessDay Newspaper’s Best Governor of the Year 2017 while the duo of Ibrahim Dankwambo and Rauf Aregbesola...

Thu Jul 19th, 2018     Read More →