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Lagos will be delivered to Buhari, APC candidates, Ambode vows

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…Says President Has Set Nigeria On Path Of Growth …As Lagos Gov, 8 State Govs, Others Grace APC Presidential Mega Rally Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Saturday assured...

Sat Feb 9th, 2019     Read More →

I’m worried over worsening Zamfara banditry — Gov Yari

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Maradun (Zamfara), Gov. Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara has said his administration was worried over increasing cases of kidnapping “that has become a lucrative business in the...

Sat Feb 9th, 2019     Read More →

How did the PDP bounce back?

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By Emmanuel Aziken About four years ago just after the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, lost the 2015 general election, the death pangs of the party whose officials once boasted it would rule for 50...

Sat Feb 9th, 2019     Read More →

RMAFC: Buhari forwards 30 nominees for senate confirmation

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru President Muhammadu Buhari has forwarded to the Senate for confirmation, the names of 30 nominees as Chairman and Commissioners of the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and...

Fri Feb 8th, 2019     Read More →

L was under spell says guard that sodomised prophetess, stole her N700

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By Dayo Johnson Akure—A 39-year-old security guard, Longbab Bouguen, has confessed that he was under a spell when he raped a 43 year old prophetess in Agbogbo area of Akure the Ondo State...

Thu Feb 7th, 2019     Read More →

Killings in Zamfara: Police, DSS should quiz Yari, says APGA gov candidate

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By Dirisu Yakubu Governorship candidate of All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, in Zamfara State, Alhaji Sani Shinkafi, has called on the Police, Department of State Services, DSS, and other...

Wed Feb 6th, 2019     Read More →

Why we must stop the killing in Northern Nigeria

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By Ayodele Adio On Monday, January 4, 2019, in what is frighteningly becoming a usual occurrence, Senator Kabir Marafa’s sister, Hajia Ade Marafa, was murdered in cold blood and her husband...

Wed Feb 6th, 2019     Read More →

FG to boost gold mining in  Osun, others

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By Gbenga Olarinoye OSOGBO—THE Federal Government has struck a partnership with the Osun and Kebbi state governments to develop gold mining. The pilot scheme of the Presidential Initiative...

Wed Feb 6th, 2019     Read More →

FULL TEXT: A sacrifice for our new political order – Ezekwesili

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It has been an interesting one week since I made the tough but necessary decision to suspend my campaign for the presidency. I have been truly overwhelmed by the reactions to my announcement from...

Tue Feb 5th, 2019     Read More →

INEC distributes 90% of PVCs to registered voters in Bauchi

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), says it has distributed about 90 per cent of Permanent Voters’ Cards (PVCs) printed for electorate registered during the Continuous...

Tue Feb 5th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: over 100 gunmen kill Senator Marafa’s sister, abduct her husband

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Suspected gunmen have, Tuesday, killed the elder sister of the senator representing Zamfara central, Kabir Marafa and abducted her husband. Senator JKN Waku is dead gunmen Confirming this to...

Tue Feb 5th, 2019     Read More →

71 ex-Generals endorse Buhari’s re-election

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No General worth his rank will endorse Buhari —PDP By Soni Daniel & Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA— RETIRED military officers from the Army, Navy and Air Force, yesterday, endorsed the...

Tue Feb 5th, 2019     Read More →

Hope rises for Rivers APC as A-Court stays judgment

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APC, Cole laud ruling By Egufe Yafugborhi, Omeiza Ajayi & Davies Iheamnachor There was jubilation in the All Progressives Congress, APC, camp in Rivers State as the Court of Appeal sitting in...

Mon Feb 4th, 2019     Read More →

Police kill 3 suspected kidnappers in Taraba

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Men of the Taraba police command on Sunday killed three suspected kidnappers after engaging them in a shootout in Bali area of the state. A statement on Monday by the State Commissioner of Police,...

Mon Feb 4th, 2019     Read More →

“We’ll improve security, businesses in Zamfara” – Atiku

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Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential candidate, has promised to improve security in Zamfara if voted into office in the Feb. 16 presidential election. Atiku/obi...

Mon Feb 4th, 2019     Read More →