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Breaking: Umahi bars political rallies, party logo as Buhari visits Ebonyi

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru GOVERNOR Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State has barred all forms of rallies and display of party logo by different political parties in the state as President Muhammadu Buhari...

Mon Nov 13th, 2017     Read More →

Bad elements in security agencies selling arms to bandits — DSS

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…1,100 illegal entry points in Nigeria — Customs …No weapon missing in our armoury — Police By Kingsley Omonobi & Emman Ovuakporie ABUJA—THE Directorate of State...

Mon Nov 13th, 2017     Read More →

Micro-zoning in North-West: Makarfi’s alleged 2019 presidential bid unsettles PDP

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CRISIS appears to be brewing in the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the North-West, where the Chairman, National Caretaker Committee of the party, Senator Ahmed Makafi, hails from, over alleged ...

Sun Nov 12th, 2017     Read More →

2018 budget presentation: How Executive sessions saved planned protest

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By Henry Umoru, Emman Ovuakporie & Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA— FACTS emerged, yesterday, why lawmakers at the Senate and House of Representatives, especially those on the platform of...

Wed Nov 8th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari presents N8.612tn budget of Consolidation

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pegs exchange rate at N305/US$, GDP growth of 3.5 percent *** With Oil Benchmark at $45 per barrel , inflation rate of 12.4 percent ***Recurrent Costs of N3.494 trillion ***Debt Service of N2.014...

Tue Nov 7th, 2017     Read More →

Operation “Harbin Kunama ll” to commence in Zamfara in December – Minister

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The Minister of Defence,Mansur Dan-Ali, has said that a military joint patrol tagged: “Operation Harbin Kunama II” will commence in Zamfara in December to completely wipe out...

Mon Nov 6th, 2017     Read More →

Gov. Yari lauds FG over security operations in Zamfara

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Gov. Abdul’aziz Yari of Zamfara has commended the Federal Government, under the leadership of President Muhammad Buhari, over its support to tackle insecurity situation in the state. Yari...

Sun Nov 5th, 2017     Read More →

Spending of N388.304bn London Paris Club Loan refunds by 35 states confidential, FG tells Court

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The Federal Government has told the Federal High Court in Lagos that the record of spending of N388.304billion London Paris Club Loan refunds by 35 states released to the states by Federal...

Sun Nov 5th, 2017     Read More →

Childhood diseases: Bridging the routine immunisation gap in Nigeria

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By Chioma Obinna With the commissioning of a N3.8 billion European Union – Support to Immunization Governance in Nigeria (EU-SIGN) in 23 states of the federation and the Federal Capital...

Sun Nov 5th, 2017     Read More →

Still hoping to ‘collect’ change? Not with these lots

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This is the third week in a row that I shall be writing on Nigeria in this column. This is no big deal as my patriotism has overwhelmed me and not allowed the thoughts of abandoning my dear...

Sun Nov 5th, 2017     Read More →

Zamfara spends N500m on emir of Gusau new palace

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Zamfara Governor Abdul’aziz Yari on Saturday inspected the palace of Emir of Gusau being executed at a cost of N505 million by the state government.Acting President Yemi Osinbajo at the...

Sat Nov 4th, 2017     Read More →

2019: Why APC NEC ‘Shut Down’ Buhari’s Endorsement

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President Muhammadu Buhari is still consulting with major stakeholders before taking a decision as to whether to stand for a re-election in 2019, Saturday Vanguard has learned. This decision was...

Sat Nov 4th, 2017     Read More →

APC NEC: A Postponement of the ‘Evil’ Day?

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After series of postponements, the ruling All Progressives Congress APC finally held a meeting of its National Caucus and the National Executive Committee between October 30 and 31, but the...

Sat Nov 4th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari begins tour on South East states soon to show his presence

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President Muhammadu Buhari is to embark on tour of South East states beginning with Ebonyi to improve the relationship between the region and the All Progressives Congress-led Federal...

Fri Nov 3rd, 2017     Read More →

2019: Why APC govs want automatic ticket for Buhari

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By Clifford Ndujihe, Deputy Political Editor & Johnbosco Agbakwuru ALTHOUGH the National Executive Committee, NEC, of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has deferred an “informal...

Fri Nov 3rd, 2017     Read More →