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PDP National Convention: Roll Call

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By Henry Umoru Senator Ahmed Makarfi Former President Goodluck Jonathan Former Vice President Namadi Sambo Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar Depute Senate President Ike Ekweremadu Former Senate...

Sat Dec 9th, 2017     Read More →

Celebrating TY Danjuma’s consistent, persistent philanthropy @ 80

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The first time I came in close contact with General Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma (retd.) was February 10, 2010 at the Protea Hotel in Asokoro, Abuja. It was on the occasion of the NGO consultative...

Sat Dec 9th, 2017     Read More →

Taraba PDP, INEC disagree over date for Assembly by-election

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By John Mkom Jalingo—There was disagreement between the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, and Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Taraba State yesterday, over conduct of the...

Fri Dec 8th, 2017     Read More →

Federal Civil Service begins recruitment of OND, HND, BA/BSc

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The Federal government has commenced recruitment into ministries, departments and agencies. All qualified Nigerians with OND, HND, BA/BSc are advised to apply. This was made known by the...

Fri Dec 8th, 2017     Read More →

PDP Convention: Okowa, Makarfi, others visit IBB

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By Festus Ahon ASABA—FORMER Nigeria’s MIlitary President, General Ibrahim Babangida, yesterday, expressed confidence in the Governor Ifeanyi Okowa-led convention organising committee...

Thu Dec 7th, 2017     Read More →

Tiv accuse Rep, ex-Commissioner of aborting INEC’s registration of IDPs

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By John Mkom Jalingo—The Tiv Cultural and Social Association has called on the relevant security agencies to immediately arrest Garba Chede, the member representing Gasol/Bali federal...

Thu Dec 7th, 2017     Read More →

We saw a Billion Naira and didn’t know it

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Why is the Budget today shrouded in secrecy? Time was when the citizen could walk into the PAPER OFFICE and a copy of the budget was his for the asking. Not anymore. We demand greater...

Thu Dec 7th, 2017     Read More →

Photos: Okowa, Markarfi, others visits IBB

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From right; Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa; Senator Ahmed Makarfi; Governor of Taraba State, Arc. Darius Iskaku; Senator Ben Obi; Senator Abdul Ningi and Hon. Victor Nwokolo, arrival...

Wed Dec 6th, 2017     Read More →

PDP Chairmanship Race: The strategies and permutations

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The emergence of Prince Secondus as the leading candidate for the position of national chairman is in the opinion of some, a contradiction to the quest for an end to the reign of impunity. Those...

Wed Dec 6th, 2017     Read More →

Atiku to Saraki, Amaechi, Goje: Return to PDP, rebuild Nigeria

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor; Festus Ahon & Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA — Former Vice-President, Atiku Abubakar, made a practical return to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday,...

Wed Dec 6th, 2017     Read More →

PDP National Convention: Okowa assures transparent, peaceful process

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… As Markafi Inaugurates Planning Committee CHAIRMAN, main committee of December 9, 2017 national convention of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has said...

Mon Dec 4th, 2017     Read More →

Miyetti Allah threatens legal action over Benue, Taraba grazing laws

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA—THE leadership of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria, MACBAN, weekend, threatened legal action to challenge the anti-open grazing laws in Benue and...

Mon Dec 4th, 2017     Read More →

Amb. Ngozi Kachickwu: Mobilizing one million to march against violence

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On the heels of a report that millions of Nigerians in 16 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) may face food crisis in 2018 following insurgency, flood, windstorm, dry spell, early...

Sun Dec 3rd, 2017     Read More →

POOR POWER SUPPLY: Community leader exonerates TCN, faults DISCOs

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By Godwin Oghre A COMMUNITY leader in Sapele, Mr. Ben Tobi has faulted the claim by the Director of Planning and Research, who doubles as the spokesman of the Association of Nigerian Electricity...

Fri Dec 1st, 2017     Read More →

Glo’s Everyday Bonanza spreads joy, touches lives

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From Lagos to Abuja, the expression on the faces of hundreds of Glo subscribers, who had gathered at Globacom’s retail outlets was the same— high expectation and subdued...

Fri Dec 1st, 2017     Read More →