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‘Buhari medically fit, mentally sound to lead Nigeria beyond 2019’

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado Ekiti- An All Progressives Congress (APC) group under the aegis of Buhari/Osinbajo campaign council in Ekiti State, has dismissed the impression in some quarters that...

Tue Jan 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Yobe traders to Buhari: We wish you visit everyday

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Twenty-four hours after the visit of President Muhammadu Buhari to Yobe, traders in Damaturu, the state capital, are still recounting the economic gains of his visit. Buhari Some of them told...

Tue Jan 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Senate adjourns sitting as 10 Senators attend plenary

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA – THE Senate, Tuesday adjourned plenary for lack of quorum, as only 10 Senators were present, and fixed the next legislative day for Wednesday, January 23. The...

Tue Jan 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Obasanjo goofed on Buhari’s performance – Tsav

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Elder statesman and former Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, Alhaji Abubakar Tsav, has faulted ex-President Olusegun over his Sunday’s comment on the security situation in the...

Tue Jan 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Buhari expresses sadness over tragic death at campaign rally

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Buhari has expressed sadness over the tragic occurrence at the Ramat Square, Maiduguri, Borno State the venue of the All Progressives Congress, APC...

Tue Jan 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Obasanjo plus Atiku equals zero- Oshiomhole

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National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole lambasted former Nigerian leader Olusegun Obasanjo and the PDP candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, saying their political...

Mon Jan 21st, 2019     Read More →

Army neutralises Boko Haram insurgents in Buni-Yadi

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Buni-Yadi (Yobe) – The 27 Task Force Brigade and Nigeria Army Special Forces School, Buni-Yadi, Yobe, on Sunday neutralised scores of Boko Haram insurgents who attacked the military...

Mon Jan 21st, 2019     Read More →

2019, Buhari and sustaining good governance

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By Okanga Agila It’s partisan times, so differing views have invaded the political space on the personal and leadership content in President Muhammadu Buhari. He is both loved and hated. But...

Mon Jan 21st, 2019     Read More →

Obi calls for skills-based NYSC

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Vice Presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Mr. Peter Obi has called for the restructuring of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, to be in sync with global...

Mon Jan 21st, 2019     Read More →

Embarrassing military brutality

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By Adewale Kupoluyi IN what has been described as an assault on press freedom in Nigeria, the Abuja and regional offices of the Media Trust Limited, publishers of Daily Trust newspapers in...

Thu Jan 17th, 2019     Read More →

Boko Haram: Take the fight to them

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By Gambo Dori IT is not the most edifying sight to witness your elected leader shed tears. But as widely reported, that was what many saw the Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima did, when he...

Thu Jan 17th, 2019     Read More →

IOM decries attack on its hub, killing of IDPs

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA— International Organisation for Migration, IOM, has said it is appalled by Monday’s attack in Rann, Borno State, in which four internally-displaced persons,...

Thu Jan 17th, 2019     Read More →

IOM deplores attack on humanitarian hub, killing of IDPs

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By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA – The International Organization for Migration IOM said it is appalled by Monday’s attack in Rann, Borno State, in which four Internally Displaced Persons IDPs...

Wed Jan 16th, 2019     Read More →

Average price of petrol drops to N145.80 per litre — NBS

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By Udeme Akpan THE National Bureau of Statistics, NBS report, released yesterday, showed that the average price paid by consumers for premium motor spirit (petrol) decreased by -15.1% year-on-year...

Wed Jan 16th, 2019     Read More →

INEC engages clergymen others on general poll

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has engaged religious leaders and stakeholders to ensure successful conduct of the forthcoming general election in Yobe state. Alhaji...

Tue Jan 15th, 2019     Read More →