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    • Governor Ayodele Fayose rewards released commissioners with cars
      The released Ekiti State Commissioners identified as Toyin Ojo, and the state Accountant General, Mrs. Yemisi Owolabi,were rewarded with new cars by the State governor, Ayodele Fayose. The governor handed over the keys to new Kia Rio cars shortly aft
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    • Governor Ayodele Fayose commissions project in Ikere-Ekiti
      Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has promised the residents of Ekiti that he will continue to deliver the true dividends of democracy to the people of the state through provision of quality infrastructure and social amenities. The governor ma
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    • Bomb blast kill four Pakistani troops
      Four Pakistani soldiers were killed by a bomb as they searched for militants linked to the kidnapping of a US-Canadian family who were freed last week. The incident happened near the Kharlachi checkpoint in Kurram district in the restive tribal belt
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    • Niger Delta militants threaten fresh attacks
      Niger Delta militants have threatened to renew fresh attack on oil pipelines in the region, the latest threat followed comments made by the World Bank president that President Muhammadu Buhari requested it to concentrate development in northern Nig
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    • Kano State swears in six new commissioners
      Six new commissioners have been sworn into the cabinet of the Kano State government, this was confirmed by Dr.Abdillahi Ganduje. According to Ganduje, his administration, like that of President Muhammadu Buhari, has zero tolerance for corruption. Whi
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    • Policeman killed in Police/Naval clash
      The remains of slain police corporal, Herra. Davis Odudu, in the Navy/Police clash in Cross River State has been laid to rest. Odudu, a Station Guard at the Akim Police Station on IBB Way in Calabar, was shot alongside his colleague, Corporal Emmanue
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    • I’m not to blame for Aso Rock Clinic – Goodluck Jonathan
      Former President of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan has debunked the news making the round in the media that his administration would be probed by the committee set up by the House of Representatives to look into how the budget allocated to the State Hous
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    • President Buhari congratulates China over communist party congress
      President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed delight at the mutually beneficial cooperation that exists between Nigeria and China. According to a statement on Saturday by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Herra. Femi Adesina, the President stated
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    • President Buhari mourns drowned students in Kaduna
      President Muhammadu Buhari has joined the residents of Kaduna State to mourn the death of some secondary students who drowned in River Kaduna while on excursion. In a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Herra. Femi Adesina, commis
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    • George Weah takes early lead in Liberia Presidential elections
      Former World Footballer of the year, George Weah, has taken the early lead in the Presidential election, according to the official provisional results of Tuesday. The results were released by Jerome Korkoya, Chairman of the National Elections Commiss
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    • PDP must unite to return to power – Makarfi
      The Caretaker Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Ahmed Makarfi, has called on all the chieftains and members of the party in Osun State to be united and work together in order to rescue the state from the All Progressives Congress (APC) Maka
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    • Isreal set to withdraw from UNESCO
      Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, said on Thursday that his country would withdraw its membership from the UN cultural agency UNESCO. “Netanyahu instructed the Foreign Ministry to prepare Israel’s withdrawal from the organisation in par
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    • Five Students confirmed dead in Kaduna boat mishap
      Five students of Victory College, in Ungwan Yelwa in Chikun Local Government Area in Kaduna State on Wednesday drowned in River Kaduna while on an excursion. The five students, including a female whose names were obtained by our correspondent in Kadu
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    • Rivers State: Police declare eight persons wanted
      Eight persons have declared wanted by the Rivers State Police Command, in connection with the killing of 14 persons in the Mgbuoshimini community, Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of the state. Some gunmen on Monday had stormed a market in the commun
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    • Court fixes November 6, for the hearing of Olubadan and Ajumboi
      Justice Olajumoke Aiki has fixed November 6, 2017, for the hearing of the application filed by Kunle Sobaloju challenging the court jurisdiction to entertain Olubadan’s case against Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi, and others over the installati
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    • FG set to implement No work, No pay rule
      The Federal Government announced at the Federal Executive Council meeting that it has started the process to implement ‘no work, no pay’ rule said to be captured in the Trade Disputes of the Federation. Once enforced, any worker who embarks on in
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    • Ms. Ambode calls for women recognition in country
      First lady of Lagos State, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode, on Wednesday gave her support for women in the state saying, it was time that women were recognised as innovators and solution providers. Ambode, who is the chairman of the Committee of the Wives of Lag
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    • Anambra Polls: Osekola Obaze receives support from Alex Ekwueme
      Former Vice-President, DR. Alex Ekwueme, on Wednesday endorsed the candidacy of the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Herra. Oseloka Obaze, in the November 18 poll in the state. Before this new development, Ekwueme was a known supp
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    • Catalonia SAGA: Spanish government set to study reform of constitution
      Spain’s government and main opposition Socialists have agreed to study reforming the constitution to try to end the crisis in Catalonia, the leader of the Socialists said Wednesday. “The agreement which I have with the prime minister is that we o
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    • Court orders permanent forfeiture of 56 houses linked to Diezani Madueke
      The Federal High Court in Lagos on Wednesday ordered the permanent forfeiture of 56 houses linked to a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke. The houses, located in Lagos and Port Harcourt, were said to have been acquire
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    • Sokoto State House of Assembly suspends two of its members
      Two members of the Sokoto State House of Assembly identified as Alhaji Sani Yakubu and Alhaji Malami Galadanchi have both been suspended. This followed the report by the special committee that investigated allegations of unethical conduct by some mem
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    • Delta State government approves N1.9 billion for the approval of Stadium
      N1.9 billion has been approved by the Delta State House of Assembly for the completion of Asaba township stadium brought to it by Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa. The request of the governor was contained in a letter read during the plenary of the Assembly in Asa
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    • Kenya presidential candidate, Raila Odinga pulls out of Presidential re-run
      Kenya’s opposition leader, Raila Odinga, has pulled out of the country’ presidential re-run race scheduled to hold on October 26. The Supreme Court annulled the result of the original August 8 poll due to irregularities. The first election was wo
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    • Ex- Governor closes case in allegedly N1.6bn trial
      Former governor of Plateau State, Joshua Dariye, on Tuesday has closed his defence in the alleged N1.162bn fraud trial. Dariye is presently being prosecuted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in a 21-count charge of money launderi
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    • PDP Northern leaders meet today to decide party Chairman
      The leaders and elders of the Peoples Democratic party,( PDP ) from the 19 northern states are currently meeting in Abuja. The meeting, which is being chaired by a former Minister of Information, Prof.Jerry Gana, is also said to be discussing the rac
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    • EFCC arraigns two businessmen for defrauding from bank of over N7bn
      Talous- ja talousrikoksia komission ( EFCC ) on Monday arraigned two businessmen alongside two companies before a Federal High Court in Lagos for allegedly obtaining over N7.7 billion from a bank under false pretense. According to the anti-g
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    • I won’t step down as PDP Chairman for anyone -Gbenga Daniels
      A national chairmanship aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party, Chief Gbenga Daniel, said on Monday in Lagos that he had no plan of stepping down for any of the other contenders. Reacting to speculations that he might be stepping down for Chief Ola
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    • Nnamdi Kanu has lost his voice -Aisha Buhari
      First lady of the federal republic of Nigeria,Mrs. Aisha Buhari, on Monday said the long absence of President Muhammadu Buhari due to ill-health further emboldened the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu. Though she did not mention
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    • Insurgence!!! Yobe State seek refund of N13bn
      Gov. Ibrahim Gaidam of Yobe State has demanded the refund of at least 30 per cent of the N13 billion the State Government expended on fighting Boko Haram insurgency in the state. Gaidam made the request when he fielded questions from State House corr
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    • President Buhari sends condolences message to Ghana’s President over Gas Explosion
      President Muhammadu Buhari has spoken to President Nana Akufo-Addo to offer his condolences to the government and people of Ghana on the gas explosions in the Legon suburb of Accra on Saturday. In a telephone call on Sunday, Herra. Buhari prayed for tho
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    • War of Words!!!! Maikanti Baru blasts Ibe Kachikwu
      The Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Maikanti Baru, on Monday responded to the recent allegations of insubordination and corruption levelled against him by the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachik
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    • NYSC set to release 8000 Corps members for Anambra Election
      The National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, says no fewer than 8, 000 corps members presently serving in Anambra will be available for the conduct of the forthcoming governorship election. Ebenezer Olawale, the NYSC Coordinator in the state, said this in
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    • North Korea leader promotes his sister, others to senior ruling party
      Leader of North Korea,Kim Jong-Un has announced the promotion of his sister to a senior ruling party post, he also praised the country’s nuclear weapons programme which has sparked international alarm. Kim Yo-Jong becomes an alternate member of t
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    • Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo to speak at Africa summit in London
      Nigeria’s Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, will be delivering a speech at this year’s Africa Summit in London. This was confirmed by the Senior Special Assistant to the Vice President on Media and Publicity, Laolu Akande, he said in a sta
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    • Ekiti State House of Assembly set to sue EFCC
      Talous- ja talousrikoksia komission ( EFCC ) might be sued by the Ekiti State House of Assembly for arresting the Commissioner for Finance, Toyin Ojo, and the Accountant General, Mrs. Yemisi Owolabi. The arrest was majorly over the mismana
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    • PDP pledge to give free forms to female aspiring for Political positions
      The Peoples Democratic Party, Delta State Chapter, have announced has that nomination forms free for female politicians who would be running for elective positions in the forthcoming 2018 local government elections in the state. The party said the de
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    • INEC to begin training of officers ahead of Anambra November Polls
      Riippumattoman kansallisen vaalilautakunnan ( INEC ), will on Wednesday commence training for different categories of officers that will participate in the poll as part of of efforts o ensure a credible election Anambra State on Nov. 18. This was c
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    • I have what it takes to be PDP chairman – Bode George
      Former National Vice-Chairman (South) of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Olabode George, has continued to tell those that care to listen, that he is the best candidate to be the next chairman of the party. This was confirmed in a statement in
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    • Donald Trump annulls Obamacare…
      US President Donald Trump’s administration annulled on Friday an Obamacare provision that obliged employer health plans to pay for contraception. The move extends to all commercial enterprises an exemption already given to religious institutions. I
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    • Senator urges President Buhari to quit….
      President Muhammadu Buhari has been urged by a Kaduna Senator, Shehu Sani to step down from the position of a petroleum minister. Herra. Sani urged the president to appoint someone who is accountable to the position. The Senator made the call in a state
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    • Former president Goodluck Jonathan explains how he reunited Nigeria in 2015
      Former president Goodluck Jonathan on Friday said his convening of a National Conference in 2014 was a major factor that doused tensions across Nigeria prior to and after the general elections one year later. Herra. Jonathan said this while giving his r
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    • KADSIECON postpones Kaduna State LG elections indefinitely
      The local government elections to be held on December 30 in Kaduna State has been postponed indefinitely by the Kaduna State Independent Electoral Commission (Kad -SIECON). The Chairperson of the commission, Saratu Dikko made the announcement after
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    • South East leaders condemn President Buhari support for “Operation Python dance”
      President Muhammadu Buhari has been accused by the Southern Leaders of intimidating Nigerians in some parts of the country with military operations. The forum, which comprised delegates from the South-West, South-East, South-South and Middle-Belt s
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    • N919m fruad: Minister of Health extends suspension of NHIS boss
      The suspension of the Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme, Prof Usman Yusuf,has been extended indefinitely by the Minister of Health, prof. Issac Adewole This decision was against the resolution by the House of Representatives
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    • INEC announces date for Ekiti and Osun State elections
      Riippumattoman kansallisen vaalilautakunnan (INEC) has released the dates for Ekiti and Osun 2018 Governorship elections. The Ekiti State Governorship election will hold on July 14, 2018, while Osun State Governorship election will hold September 2
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    • Nigeria Senate set to probe NNPC director
      The Group Managing Director of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, DR. Maikanti Baru, is set to face a panel set up by the Senate over the allegations made against him in a petition to President Muhammadu Buhari by the Minister of State for P
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    • EFCC set to investigate INEC officials in 20 valtiot
      The highest number of people who took part in the Continuous Voter Registration between the months of April and September 2017 was recorded in the South-South geopolitical zone. This is according to the Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commis
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    • BREAKING: Former Kaduna State governor is dead
      Former governor of Kaduna State, Mouktar Muhammed, is dead, the deceased who was a retired air vice marshal, died on Sunday evening. The news of the death was announced by the younger brother of the deceased, Faruk Dalhatu. Herra. Dalhatu, who describ
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    • Peace is the only way forward for Nigeria- Ajumobi
      Governor of Oyo State and Osun State, Abiola Ajimobi and Rauf Aregbesola, have described peace as the most fundamental need of any society, adding that government at all levels should engage 50 million Nigerians in productive ventures. Ajimobi spok
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    • PDP urges Nigerians to embrace peace and unity
      The Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP ) has urged Nigerians to continue to live together in peace, bearing in mind, the sacrifices of past leaders aiming at keeping the country together must not be in vain. This was said in a statement in Abuja on Sunda
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    • President Buhari presides over FEC meeting
      President Muhammadu Buhari presided over the Federal Executive Council meeting at the state house in Abuja on Wednesday morning Source: ( Linda Ikeji )The post President Buhari presides over FEC meeting appeared first on INFORMATION NIGERIA.
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    • ‘Living in bondage’ star, Nnenna Okonta a.k.a Merit endorses Yul Edochie for governor
      Näyttelijä, Nnenna Okonta a.k.a Merit, has endorsed Yul Edochie for governor of Anambra state come November. Yul shared this photo of the ‘Living in bondage’ star holding his campaign posted and wrote; “Chief Mrs Nnenna Okonta a.k.a Merit, endors
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    • I’m Nigeria’s next president – Governor Fayose
      Despite being told by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) not to waste his resources on his presidential ambition,Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State insists he is Nigeria’s next president. The governor says he is confident that come May 2019, he
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    • Ekiti Law maker accused of s*xual assault by a widow
      The International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA) in Ekiti State, has demanded the arrest and prosecution of a member of the House of Assembly, Dare Pelemo, for alleged s*xual harassment and physical assault of a widow, Mrs. Mercy Ilesanmi. But Pe
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    • Dino Melaye on the Run, Flees Senate Plenary after INEC dropped Recall Notice
      Officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission were at the National Assembly Complex, Abuja, on Tuesday, to serve the embattled lawmaker representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Senator Dino Melaye, the petition by his constituents to
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    • 60 IPOB members remanded in Prison
      The Chief Magistrate Court sitting in Umuahia, Abia State, ordered that the accused be remanded at the Afara Federal Prisons in Aba, according to reports from the Nation Newspaper. The IPOB members were among those arrested in the clashes with securi
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    • Ekiti LG Polls : APC indicates interest to participate in elections
      All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State has indicated its interest to participate in the local government election of the state scheduled for December. This was confirmed in a In a statement by its Publicity Secretary, Taiwo Olatunbosun, o
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    • I never evaded INEC recall process – Dino Melaye
      Sen. Dino Melaye on Monday, denied claims that he was evading the service of petition and timetable for his recall from the Senate, by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Melaye made this known while briefing newsmen in Abuja on Mon
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    • Five government officials arraigned for forgery of tax receipts in Kwara State
      Five government officials of the Kwara State Internal Revenue Service, KWIRS, have been arraigned before the state Revenue Court for alleged criminal conspiracy and forgery of tax receipts. This was disclosed by the Director of Legal and Enforcemen
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    Vanguard » Politics

    • Practical ways to restructure Nigeria before 2019 election — Anyaoku
      I am not sure because these agitations, insurgencies and activities of Fulani herdsmen can lead to breakdown of law and order in different parts of the country at the same time. It may not be easy for our security forces to cope with all of them at
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    • Obasanjo, Yar’Adua, Jonathan, Buhari are accidental leaders — Na’Abba
      ABUJA—FORMER Speaker of the House of Representatives, Ghali Umar Na’Abba, has taken a swipe at all the leaders that had governed Nigeria since May 1999 and the current government, describing them as accidental leadersThe post Obasanjo, Yar’Adu
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    • Law to establish National Poverty Eradication Commission underway – Dogara
      Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara has said that the poverty in Nigeria was growing at an alarming rate with weak policies that have failed to arrest the situation.The post Law to establish National Poverty Eradication Commi
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    • Liberia’s Weah, Boakai face presidential runoff next month
      Former international footballer George Weah and Liberia's Vice President Joseph Boakai will face a runoff for the country's presidency on November 7, the electoral commission announced on Sunday.The post Liberia’s Weah, Boakai face presidential ru
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    • George Weah: from football pitch to presidential palace?
      George Weah, 51, emerged from Liberia's slums to become a superstar footballer in the 1990s, and has leveraged his status as a revered figure among young people in his second run for the presidency.The post George Weah: from football pitch to presid
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    • Nobody should kill Nigerian in South Africa – Jacob Zuma
      The President of South Africa, Jacob Zuma, yesterday, warned that no Nigerian citizen should be killed in any parts of South Africa.The post Nobody should kill Nigerian in South Africa – Jacob Zuma appeared first on Vanguard News.
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    • PDP Chairmanship: Gbenga Daniel consults T. Y Danjuma
      As part of his consultations and campaign to be elected as the next National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Otunba Gbenga Daniel has visited, Gen. TY Danjuma (Rtd.)The post PDP Chairmanship: Gbenga Daniel consults T. Y Danjuma appea
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    • EKiti 2018: I succumbed to God’s pressure to pick my deputy – Fayose
      Ekiti Governor, Chief Ayodele Fayose, has said if he were to use human wisdom to choose who to support as the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate in next year's governorship election in the state, he would have rooted for one of his former
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    • I am God’s anointed for Anambra — Nnoli
      As the race for the governorship election in Anambra State hots up, contenders have been working round the clock to clinch the number one position. At the last count, no fewer than 37 contenders are in the race. Among them is Chief Amechi Jus
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    • When jittery, divided S-West APC leaders gathered in Ibadan
      High-wire political maneuver played out during the meeting of All Progressives Congress, APC, governors, ministers and others political office holders from the Southwest of Nigeria, held in Ibadan last Thursday.The post When jittery, divided S-W
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    • Anambra doesn’t deserve sad experience of … – Obaze
      Herra. Oseloka Henry Obaze, the Peoples Democratic Party [PDP] candidate for the November 16 governorship election in Anambra State, in this interview, speaks on his vision for the state.The post Anambra doesn’t deserve sad experience of … – Obaz
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    • Restructuring Northern leaders pick the gauntlet
      In what appears to be a build up to a firm position by the North on the now vexed issue of restructuring, some leaders in the region are making the useful noises about the issue, just as there are those whose position comes with potentials of fur
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    • Liberia election: Weah, Boakai likely to go for run-off
      Former football star George Weah and incumbent Vice-President Joseph Boakai on Saturday edged closer to competing in a run-off vote for Liberia’s presidency, with three quarters of polling stations counted.The post Liberia election: Weah, Boakai l
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    • Obasanjo, Daniel in closed door meeting over national Chairmanship election
      A former governor of Ogun state Otunba Gbenga Daniel on Friday held a closed door meeting with former President Olusegun Obasanjo at his Presidential Hilltop Estate, Abeokuta, the Ogun state capital .The post Obasanjo, Daniel in closed door
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    • Chidoka is a breath of fresh air in Anambra state election – Egeonu
      Governorship candidate for the United Progressive Party UPP in the forthcoming Anambra state governorship election Chief Osita Chidoka has been described as the new breath of fresh air in Anambra state politics.The post Chidoka is a breath of fresh
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    • Presidency, Afenifere spokesman, Ikpeazu clash over restructuring
      THERE was sharp disagreement yesterday between the presidency and Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State as well as the spokesman of the Yoruba socio-cultural organization, Afenifere, Yinka Odumakin on the clamour for restructuring of the country and
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    • Favouritism allegations against Buhari: You’ve insidious minds, Presidency blasts critics
      IN what looked like a harsh response, the Presidency, yesterday, berated critiques for claiming that President Muhammadu Buhari told the World Bank to site its programmes in the Northern part of Nigeria, saying the President told the global financi
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    • VP Osinbajo proposes PPP in varsity funding
      Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Friday night in Lagos declared that the government cannot support the universities as they want or even to keep them at their current levels.The post VP Osinbajo proposes PPP in varsity funding appeared first on Vangu
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    • Aso Villa clinic probe: Jonathan had nothing to do with 2015 budget implementation – aide
      Media adviser to former President Goodluck Jonathan, Herra. Ikechukwu Eze has faulted media reports which claimed that the House of Representatives planned to investigate the past administrations of President Jonathan and President Muhammadu Buhari ov
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    • APC family affairs
      A stalwart of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC was quick to dismiss the biggest scandal to hit the Muhammadu Buhari administration as a family affair. But whether the fuss between the minister of state, petroleum, DR. Ibe Kachikwu and the G
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        NHS England says the question will deter discrimination against lesbian, gay and bisexual people.
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      • Inflation 'to cause £300 benefit squeeze'- think tank
        Inflation at 2.9% will worsen the effects of the chancellor's measures, the Resolution Foundation warns.
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        Security sources believe Iran was behind an attempt to hack into MPs' email accounts in June.
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        Former Labour leader Ed Miliband told BBC Radio 4's Today host Nick Robinson he was "not about to give it all up".
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      • Jeremy Corbyn: Let workers control robots
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