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New book by former U.S. Ambassador to Nigeria recommends reformation of Nigeria’s military

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By Osa Mbonu Former United States Ambassador to Nigeria, John Campbell, has recommended reformation of Nigeria’s military and other security agencies as solution to the country’s...

Mon Oct 15th, 2018     Read More →

Okada youths, UNIBEN students back Idahosa

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By Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu BENIN-CITY—KINSMEN of the Esama of Benin, Chief Gabriel Igbenedion with the name Okada Youths Vanguard yesterday said they would vote against the current member...

Mon Oct 15th, 2018     Read More →

Atiku is not corrupt — Dansadau

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Senator Seidu Dansadau, a governorship candidate in Zamfara State, says former Vice President Atiku Abubakar is not corrupt even as he accused clerics and the media as the main blocs of...

Sun Oct 14th, 2018     Read More →

Just in: NNPC blames vandals for Aba oil pipeline fire

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By Michael Eboh The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, yesterday, stated that pipeline vandals and petroleum products thieves have triggered a fire outbreak on its oil pipeline along...

Sat Oct 13th, 2018     Read More →

Police arrest four armed bandits over Zamfara Killings

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By Ifenyi Okolie Operatives of the Inspector General of Police Special Intelligence Response Team, IRT, have apprehended four members of a notorious gang which specialised in cattle rustling and...

Sat Oct 13th, 2018     Read More →

North West: Primaries may alter calculations in jigawa, Kaduna, katsina

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BEN AGANDE, KADUNA, Dangida Aliyu, Jigawa; Bashir Bello, Katsina. The recent primaries in the major political parties in the Northern part of the country have thrown up new challenges that pose a...

Sat Oct 13th, 2018     Read More →

Controversy over Yerima’s role in Zamfara APC woes

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor Controversy is brewing in Zamfara State over the role of the first civilian governor of the state, Alhaji Sani Yerima in the barring of the All Progressives...

Sat Oct 13th, 2018     Read More →

Zamfara APC Crisis: President Buhari in closed door meeting with Gov. Yari

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met behind closed door with Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. President Buhari Newsmen report that Yari, who was visiting...

Fri Oct 12th, 2018     Read More →

I’m under pressure to dump APC — Yari

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—-Insists primaries held in Zamfara By Johnbosco Agbakwuru, Abuja The dust raised by the just concluded primaries of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has refused settle as the Governor...

Fri Oct 12th, 2018     Read More →

You’re doomed, leave Wike out of it, PDP tells crisis ridden Rivers APC

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By Egufe Yafugborhi PORT HARCOURT – PEOPLES Democratic Party, PDP, in Rivers state yesterday admonished the All Progressives Congress, APC, to leave Governor Nyesom Wike out of the growing...

Fri Oct 12th, 2018     Read More →

Why Rivers APC crisis will not end now – Abe

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….Protesters ask Oshiomhole to avoid the ‘mistake of Zamfara’ By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – Senator representing Rivers South East, Magnus Abe has lamented the festering crisis...

Fri Oct 12th, 2018     Read More →

Ekweremadu should face his false assets declaration–Obono-Obla

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By Dapo Akinrefon Chairman of the Special Presidential Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property, Mr. Okoi Obono-Obla, has refuted claims by the Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike...

Fri Oct 12th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Presidency lists ongoing, completed projects across 36 states

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By Nwafor Sunday In what can be described as a response to the fourteen (14), posers raised by the Atiku Presidential Campaign Organisation, was on Friday disclosed to newsmen by the Personal...

Fri Oct 12th, 2018     Read More →

APC denies receiving INEC’s letter on Zamfara

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As INEC studies court order on Rivers No primaries, consensus in Zamfara APC —Marafa Nothing has changed—INEC By Henry Umoru, Egufe Yafugborhi & Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA— The...

Fri Oct 12th, 2018     Read More →

Fani-Kayode remains best running mate for Atiku – Yoruba Alliance Group

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The Yoruba Alliance Group has lent its voice to the search of a running mate for PDP’s presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abuabakar, at the forthcoming 2019 general elections. The group...

Thu Oct 11th, 2018     Read More →