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FAAC deadlock goes on as govs insist on ‘no sharing’

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By Henry Umoru & Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA— Governors of the 36 states of the federation insisted, Wednesday night, that the deadlock at the Federation Accounts and Allocation Committee,...

Fri Jul 20th, 2018     Read More →

How Buhari’s appointments engendered rowdy session at Senate

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By Henry Umoru​​ ABUJA— THE Senate, yesterday, witnessed a rowdy session, following complaints of alleged lopsided appointments into federal boards and parastatals by President...

Fri Jul 20th, 2018     Read More →

BREAKING: Osinbajo, Saraki, govs in closed door meeting in Villa

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Osinbajo-Saraki By Johnbosco Agbakwuru —-APC ‘ll take over Osun–Fayemi boasts By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, the...

Thu Jul 19th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Rowdy session at Senate over lopsided Federal Appointments by Buhari

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…As Senate probes Buhari’s Appointments, gets report Tuesday By Henry Umoru ABUJA- THERE was uproar in the Senate, Thursday following complaints against alleged lopsided appointments...

Thu Jul 19th, 2018     Read More →

Police say three killed in Zamfara fresh attack

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Gusau – No fewer than three people were reported killed, with scores injured as unknown gunmen attacked two communities, Sikida and Gyaddu Villages in Maradun Local Government Area of...

Wed Jul 18th, 2018     Read More →

Again over 30 killed in raids on Zamfara villages

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At least 30 people were killed during raids on villages in northwest Nigeria in Zamfara the latest deadly attacks by cattle rustling and kidnapping gangs in the restive region, residents told AFP...

Wed Jul 18th, 2018     Read More →

Private sector must lead in jobs creation—Osinbajo

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Osinbajo By Agbonkhese Oboh SOKOTO—THE Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, has said it is the private sector that must lead the way in jobs and opportunities creation, while government...

Wed Jul 18th, 2018     Read More →

Senate approves N348bn to 74 oil marketers for outstanding subsidy claims

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- THE Senate Wednesday approved the payment of N348 billion as outstanding subsidy claims to Oando, Total, Honey Well, Capital Oil, Conoil, A.A. Rano, Folawiyo, Eternal and...

Wed Jul 18th, 2018     Read More →

Women, children flee, as bandits invade Zamfara

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Suspected bandits raided Malikawa, a village in Gidan Goga district of Maradun Local Government Area of Zamfara State around midday yesterday, forcing women and children to run for cover. The...

Wed Jul 18th, 2018     Read More →

2019: We will back any candidate that emerges… – Sule Lamido

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Ben Agande Kaduna – A presidential aspirant for the 2019 election on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, Sule Lamido has said that all presidential aspirants on the platform of the...

Tue Jul 17th, 2018     Read More →

For Nigerians to be free citizens of this country Nigeria must be restructured – Clark

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Chief E. K. Clark, former Minister of Information, Senator of the Second Republic, National leader and convener of the Pan-Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF has said that for Nigerians to be free citizens...

Tue Jul 17th, 2018     Read More →

Killings: Govt’s done a lot to combat insecurity — Presidency

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA—THE Presidency, yesterday, debunked insinuations that President Muhammadu Buhari has not done enough to protect the lives and property of the citizenry....

Tue Jul 17th, 2018     Read More →

APC adopts ‘Direct Primaries’ for Osun guber

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Resignation: We didn’t push Ortom out, APC reacts By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – The All Progressives Congress APC has reacted to reports that the Benue state Governor, Dr Samuel Ortom has...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

Presidency lists measures, initiatives to tackle insecurity

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Abuja – The Presidency on Monday listed various measures and initiatives put in place to counter the narrative that President Muhammadu Buhari had not done enough to combat insecurity across...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →

Killings: A lot is done to combat insecurity-Presidency

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—-Says success is guaranteed By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA-THE Presidency on Monday debunked insinuations that President Muhammadu Buhari has not done enough to protect the lives and property...

Mon Jul 16th, 2018     Read More →