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Abuja forces behind impeachment plot against Gov. Ortom – Secondus

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By Peter Duru Makurdi – National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Prince Uche Secondus has stated that the plot by eight members of the Benue state House of Assembly to serve...

Thu Aug 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Saraki should resign as Senate President — Oshiomhole

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•Says Saraki as Senate President behaved more like an opposition member • Saraki’s defection, good riddance — Presidency •S-West PDP welcomes defectors, party hosts...

Thu Aug 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Edo emerges 3rd, beats 33 others in Africa Report ‘State of States’ Ranking

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In what experts describe as another validation of the reforms and progress being made by the administration of Governor Godwin Obaseki, Africa Report in its July/August 2018 edition, has ranked...

Wed Aug 1st, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Alhassan resigns from Buhari’s cabinet to vie for governorship

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor and Monsuru Olowoopejo The minister of women affairs and social development, Senator Aisha Alhassan has resigned her position in order to contest the 2019...

Wed Aug 1st, 2018     Read More →

Govt neglect forces 52% decline in fisheries sector

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By Godwin Oritse The nation’s harsh operating environment has impacted heavily on the fishing sector of the maritime industry with about 120 fishing vessels taken to lay bays, a mortuary for...

Wed Aug 1st, 2018     Read More →

INSECURITY: Why Buhari should be voted out in 2019 — SULE LAMIDO

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By Femi Bolaji JALINGO — A former governor of Jigawa State and front line presidential aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Sule Lamido, has described President Muhammadu...

Wed Aug 1st, 2018     Read More →

APC comforting itself over mass defection— Bwacha

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By Femi Bolaji JALINGO—Deputy Senate Minority Leader, representing Taraba South on the platform of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Emmanuel Bwacha, has said All Progressives Congress, APC, is...

Tue Jul 31st, 2018     Read More →

13 states’ access to electricity still below 40%

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… as Lagos, Kano, Abia spend N250m monthly on generation By Prince Okafor WITH gas supply, distribution and transmission challenges affecting on-grid power sector, indications have emerged...

Tue Jul 31st, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria cannot do without the North

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By Femi Aribisala IN 2005, Goldman Sachs Investment Bank forecast that Nigeria will be the 20th largest economy in the world by 2025 and the 12th largest by 2050; ahead of Italy, Canada and South...

Tue Jul 31st, 2018     Read More →

Buhari to critics: I’ve sent 1000 special soldiers to quell crises in Zamfara, others

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By Anthony Ogbonna President Muhammadu Buhari has, Monday, reiterated his government’s speedy response to the crises rocking many parts of the country, saying security of lives and property...

Mon Jul 30th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Despite defections, Buhari will win, says Keyamo

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – In spite if last week’s depletion of the ranks of the All Progressives Congress APC as a result of a wave of defections that hit the ruling party, the Buhari...

Mon Jul 30th, 2018     Read More →

7 PDP senators set to defect to APC — Ndume

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA— FORMER Senate Majority Leader, Senator Muhammed Ndume (APC, Borno South), has said he was fully aware of seven senators elected on the platform of Peoples Democratic...

Mon Jul 30th, 2018     Read More →

Tackling External Aggression: COAS approves formation of 5 FOBs for 82 Division

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Chief of Army Staff Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai / AFP The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has approved the formation of five Forward Operating Bases (FOBs) for the 82...

Sun Jul 29th, 2018     Read More →

Olisa Agbakoba on 2019: Political tsunami has started! 

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•‘Whether it will be Sowore or Atiku or Duke or Agbakoba against APC, the future will tell’ •Explains why he met with ‘disliked’ Obasanjo, others • Says...

Sun Jul 29th, 2018     Read More →

Nigerians killing Nigerians, ‘Why’, Gowon quizzes

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Former Head of State, Retired Gen. Yakubu Gowon has advocated for more tolerance and understanding among Nigerians to put an end to the spate of killings in the country. Gowon made the remark on...

Sat Jul 28th, 2018     Read More →