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    • Fayose blasts Buhari for supporting plan to sack Kaduna teachers, El-Rufai replies
      Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, on Tuesday mocked President Muhammadu Buhari for backing Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai’s plan to sack about 22,000 teachers that purportedly failed competency test. Fayose, Chairman of the Peoples Democ
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    • PDP aspirants sign peace treaty ahead of Chairmanship election
      The Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP) Chairmanship Aspirants on Tuesday signed a peace agreement as part of their commitments toward a successful and violent free national convention on December 9. The National Chairman, PDP National Caretaker Committe
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    • Ken Saro Wiwa was executed justly – House of Reps
      The proposal by Rep. Kingsley Chinda (PDP-Rivers) to observe a minute’s silence in honour of the late environmentalist, Ken Saro-Wiwa, 22 years after he passed on was kicked off by the House of Representatives on Tuesday. Saro-Wiwa was executed alo
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    • Femi Falana urges NASS to pass whistle-blower protection bill
      The National Assembly has been urged by a Human Right Activist, Femi Falana, to hasten the passage of the Whistle-blowing Protection Bill to facilitate the fight against corruption in the country. Falana made the call on Tuesday in Abuja at the Natio
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    • We will complete Igbo’s project – President Buhari
      The Nd’Igbo community received assurance from President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday that his administration will ensure the timely execution of roads, power and other projects in the South-East. According to a statement by his Special Adviser on
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    • Senate recalls Ali Ndume after 91 days of suspension
      The Senate has agreed that Senator Ali Ndume has been approved by the Nigeria Senate for him to resume his duties on Wednesday November 15th after a ninety-day Suspension. The Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu says Ndume was recalled without pre
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    • Election : Bomb scare rocked INEC office in Anambra
      There was confusion and unrest on Monday at the Anambra State Secretariat of the Independent National Electoral Commission, following alleged discovery of an explosive package which was suspected to be a bomb with just 5 days to the gubernatorial e
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    • Court fines former minister $7000 for assaulting three women
      A former deputy minister was fined $7,000 by a South African court on Monday after he pleaded guilty to assaulting three women in a nightclub after they referred to him as gay, a sentence that drew outrage from activists. Mduduzi Manana, 33, quit his
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    • 2000 APC members defect to PDP
      Two former aides to Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom; and one-time governorship aspirant under the ruling All Progressives Congress, led about 2,000 members of APC to defect to the opposition Peoples Democratic Party in Benue South senatorial distr
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    • Anambra Polls: Group warns FG to be careful over proposed IPOB threat
      The Nigerian government has been warned by the Center for Democracy and Development, CDD, to be more vigilant to ensure that last minute conflict triggered via SMS or social media contents are not allowed to disrupt the forthcoming Anambra governor
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    • Nigeria has enough food to run through 2018 – Audu Ogbeh
      The Federal Government said on Sunday that it had stocked enough food to address possible shortages in some states in 2018. Audu Ogbeh, the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, made the disclosure in Katsina. The minister spoke at the Joint
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    • PDP Crisis: I won’t return to vomit – Olurotimi Oke
      The candidate of the Alliance for Democracy in the November 20, 2016 governorship election in Ondo State, Chief Olusola Oke has denied the report that he was making efforts to return to the Peoples Democratic Party. Oke left the PDP in 2015 and defec
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    • Anambra State residents urged not to boycott Elections
      Senator Stella Oduah representing Anambra North, has urged residents of Anambra State to exercise their franchise which is their constitutional mandate in the November 18 governorship election in the state. Ms. Oduah made this call while speaking wit
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    • Nigerians want me to return in 2019 – Goodluck Jonathan
      Former President Goodluck Jonathan says people have been asking him to contest the 2019 election. In an interview with Dele Momodu, celebrity journalist, the immediate past president said he is moved to tears seeing people shouting “GEJ, we want yo
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    • Federal Government retirees demand pension review
      Federal government retirees have called on the Government to urgently pay their outstanding 18 per cent of the 33 per cent pension increase. Some officials of the National Union of Pensioners, who spoke to press men , stated this after the organised
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    • Parastatals refuses to use government domain name
      Over 30 government agencies and parastatals are yet to migrate from their international and local domain names to gov.ng domain, investigation has revealed. As of November 2, 2017, a check on the web portals of these regulatory bodies and government
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    • Obasanjo reveals how PDP lost the 2015 Presidential election
      Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has told both members of the Peoples’ Democratic Party and the All Progressives Congress need to be rejuvenated for Nigeria’s democracy to be strong. Obasanjo made the observation when he received one of the PDP
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    • Breaking !!!! Governor Nyesom Wike escapes alleged assassination
      Governor of Rivers State, Chief Nyesom Wike has allegedly escaped an assassination attempt at Wanja junction on the Trans-Amadi road in Port Harcourt. Details soon……The post Breaking !!!! Governor Nyesom Wike escapes alleged assassination appear
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    • Somalia set to elect new president
      The self-proclaimed state of Somaliland will vote for a new president on Monday, hoping to continue a series of democratic transitions of power that sets it apart from its troubled neighbour Somalia. The northern territory, which is more tribally hom
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    • Group urges President Buhari to immortalize Ken Saro Wiwa and 8 others
      President Muhammadu Buhari has been urged by the Movement for the Survival of Ogoni People ( MOSOP ) to start the process of clearing the names of the nine Ogoni martyrs, Ken Saro-Wiwa and eight other persons, who were executed in 1995. MOSOP also ap
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    • Gbenga Daniel promise to return PDP to the people
      The aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP) National Chairmanship , Chief Gbenga Daniel, on Friday promised to bring back the party to the people if elected at the December 9 convention. Daniel spoke with some newsmen in Jalingo while on a ca
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    • Akwa Ibom Commissioner is dead
      The Commissioner for Investment, Commerce and Industry, Late Mrs Eno Ikpe, had been confirmed dead by the Akwa Ibom State Government. Mrs. Ikpe, a professor, died on November 8 after a protracted illness, the Commissioner for Information in the sta
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    • President Buhari holds meeting with Armed forced council
      President Muhammadu Buhari has inaugurated the Armed Forces Council and ratified the National Defence Policy 2017 (Revised); Harmonised Terms and Conditions of Service Officers 2017. Buhari also inaugurated the Harmonised Terms and Condition of Servi
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    • House of Reps. go against Morocco joining ECOWAS
      Members of the House of Representatives and other prominent Nigerians on Thursday warned Nigeria against supporting the application by Morocco to join the Economic Community of West African States. They also said Nigeria must not consider the option
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    • Militants accuse Politicians of hijacking Amnesty
      A militant group in Ondo State, United Sea Wolf Avenger, said politicians in the state had hijacked the Federal Government’s Amnesty programme in the state by allocating the slots to their children, friends and political allies. The group made the
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    • House of Rep. passes climate bill into law
      The House of Representatives on Wednesday passed a bill to provide a legal framework for mainstreaming of climate change responses and actions into government policy formulation and implementation. The bill also proposed the establishment of a counci
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    • PDP beg Atiku Abubakar to return
      Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has received a call from the Adamawa State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to return to the party ahead of the 2019 general elections. The state chairman of the party, Shehu Tahir, made the call whi
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    • President Buhari proposed budget may suffer delay – Yakubu Dogara
      Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara has revealed some of the challenges confronting the 2018 budget. Speaking during the presentation of the 2018 budget proposals by President Muhammadu Buhari, Dogara stated that those challen
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    • Rochas Okorocha set to receive Liberia President
      Weeks after receiving South African president, Jacob Zuma on a 2-day working visit, Imo state governor, Rochas Okorocha will on Thursday, November 9th, receive Liberian president, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf. A statement by Governor Okorocha’s Chief Pres
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    • Grace Mugabe is favourite to be next Zimbabwe President – Reports
      President of Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe’s sacking of his deputy, Emmerson Mnangagwa, according to reports was part of a wider purge, while analysts say it was meant to neutralise any resistance to the political rise of his wife, Grace. Mr. Mugabe sack
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    • JUST IN !!!!! President Buhari presents 2018 Appropriation Bill to the National Assembly
      President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Abuja presented N8.612 trillion as the 2018 Appropriation Bill to a joint session of the National Assembly, saying the projected expenditure will drive rapid economic recovery. He said at the session that with
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    • President Buhari appoints Mohammed Dawuda as new NIA DG
      President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Ambassador Mohammed Dawuda as the Acting-Director General of the National Intelligence Agency. According to reports, the appointment was said to have been quietly approved by President Muhammadu Buhari over
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    • President Buhari set to present 2018 Appropriation Bill today
      De 2018 Appropriation Bill will be presented by President Muhammadu Buhari to a joint session of the National Assembly today (Tuesday). According to reports, the Federal Government plans to spend about N8.6tn next year, an increase of 15 per cent fr
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    • NSCDC Teaches Private Security Staff in Osun
      According to the new information released by Babawale Afolabi, the agency’s Public Relation Officer, the Osun State Command of NSCDC has instructed personnel from private security outfits. The Osun State Command of NSCDC has instructed more than 40
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    • “The only support I can give Buhari is help him pack his things in 2019” – BBOG’s Aisha Yesufu

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    • LASG launches new set of boats
      The Lagos State government led by Governor Akinwunmi Ambode launched new boats in the state to help improve the means of transportation in the state. The governor confirmed that the boat will be used by officials of the state to help improve the use
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    • Nigerian Air Force strike down Boko Base
      The Nigerian Air Force has continued to rain significant fire on insurgents’ hideouts, with intensive day and night aerial bombardments. The Director of Public Relations and Information, NAF Headquarters, Air Commodore Olatokunbo Adesanya, disclose
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    • APC chairman assassinated by unknown gunmen
      The chairman of Action Democratic Party in Jos East Local Government Area, Josiah Waziri Fursom, has been killed by unknown assassins. The party’s Director of Media, Kayode Jacobs, said Fursom was murdered by assassins on Thursday night. He said th
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    • President Buhari government does not favor the North – Femi Adesina
      The Presidency on Saturday insisted that President Muhammadu Buhari’s appointments are not lopsided in favour of the North as suggested by a recent media report. According to the Special Adviser of the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Ade
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    • Ex- Governor dumps PDP for APC
      The former governor of Zamfara State, Mahmuda Shinkafi, has picked the All Progressives Congress (APC) party’s membership card at the party’s secretariat in Gusau, the state capital. The event took place on Thursday before a large crowd of suppor
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    • Afenifere queries EFCC failure to probe Babachir Lawal
      The Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere has queried the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission over its failure to invite the former Secretary to Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal, following his indictment for corruption. It noted tha
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    • Afenifere commiserates with Bola Ahmed Tinubu
      The pan-Yoruba group, Afenifere has commiserated with the National Leader, All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu over the death of his son, Babajide. The group in a statement on Thursday by its publicity secretary, Yinka Odumakin described the incid
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    • CAN backs Governor Fayose’s decision to contest for President
      The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN ) has backed the decision of the Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, to contest the 2019 presidential election. The body also advised the governor not to be distracted by people who have nothing good to off
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    • ‘Does selling ones kinsmen not have limits?” – FFK slams Tinubu over confidence in Buhari
      Following APC Chieftain, Bola Tinubu statement that President Buhari is working tirelessly to deliver the better Nigeria mandate to Nigerians, PDP Chieftain and former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode has accused Tinubu is sticking to selling out
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    • President Buhari receives senate backing over the sacking of Babachir Lawal
      President Muhammadu Buhari has received the backing of the Nigerian Senate over the sacking of former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr. Babachir Lawal. A probe into the alleged mismanagement of funds under the Presidential Initiative
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    • Metuh trial: Defense urges court to arrest DSS boss for failing to produce Dasuki
      The defence in the ongoing trial of a former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Olisa Metuh, on Tuesday urged the Federal High Court in Abuja to order the arrest of the Director-General of the Department of State Service, M…
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    • ‘Deposit N1billion and I’ll testify’ -Ex-President Jonathan tells Metuh
      Following the witness summon issued against him by a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, ex-President Goodluck Jonathan who is scheduled to appear today as a defence witness in the trial of former spokesman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Oli
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    • Protesters storm APC secretariat, calling for Odigie-Oyegun’s sack
      A few hours before the commencement of the meeting of the national caucus of the All Progressives Congress, a group of protesters under the aegis of Save APC and Democracy Youth Vanguard stormed the National Secretariat of the APC demanding the remov
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    • Uhuru Kenyatta declared President of Kenya
      Kenyan incumbent, President Uhuru Kenyatta has been declared winner of a controversial re-run of the presidential election. He won 98% of the vote with turnout at just under 39% less than half that recorded in August’s vote, according to the electi
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    • Press release: President Muhammadu Buhari sacks Babachir Lawal and DG NIA
      According to reports, President Muhammadu Buhari has studied the report of the panel headed by the Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, which investigated allegations against the suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir L
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    • Iyiola Omisore invited by the Police for assaulting Late Isiaka Adeleke
      The Osun State Police Command have invited former deputy governor of Osun State, Iyiola Omisore, over an alleged attack on the late Senator Isiaka Adeleke in line to the governorship primary election of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP ) in 2014. th…
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    • PDP Chairmanship: Bode George rejected by S/West leaders
      Former National Vice-Chairman (South) of the Peoples Democratic Party, Chief Bode George, stated on Sunday that he was in the race for the party national chairmanship to correct the mistakes that have been made by past leaders of the party. George
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    • President Buhari won’t allow APC win 2019 elections – PDP
      The Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP ) caucus at the House of Representatives on Sunday tackled President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration over the recall of the former Chairman, Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms, Mr. Abdulrasheed Maina. It
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    • ‘Goodluck Jonathan doled out N100bn and $295million cash in two weeks’ – VP Osinbajo
      Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has said that the massive looting of the nation’s resources by the immediate past administration of President Goodluck Jonathan is responsible for the economic crunch the country suffers from under the present administr
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    • President Buhari has lost his focus – Customs CG
      The Comptroller-General of Customs, Col. Hameed Ali (retd.), has blasted the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration saying it has not kept to its promises. Ali said this at the unveiling of an ultra-modern Buhari Support Orga
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    • ‘Maina’s scandal is a mess Buhari inherited from Jonathan’s government’ -Garba Shehu
      President Buhari’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, who was Channels Television’s guest on Politics Today show, talked the controversial reinstatement of former chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Pension Ref
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    • Senate President, US Ambassador, others meets over Nigeria economy
      The Senate President ,Bukola Saraki, on Thursday stated that one of the primary objectives of the 8th National Assembly was to increase private sector participation in all spheres of the economy in order to make the country viable. Saraki, according
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    • N918m Fraud: Titi Atiku orders EFCC to arrest Akpan Jacobs
      A pastor identified as Nsikakabasi Akpan-Jacobs charged with defrauding Mrs Titi Atiku, the wife of former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar of N918 million, has alleged that he was detained for three weeks by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission
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    • President Buhari rejects same currency for Ecowas countries
      President Muhamadu Buhari on Tuesday in Niamey, Republic of Niger, has advised member countries of the Economic Community of West African States to be careful in pushing for a single currency for the sub-region by 2020. He cited the challenges faced
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    • nyYou can’t say that Nigeria’s unity has been finally settled – Ango Abdullahi
      Barely 48 hours after President Muhammadu Buhari asked Ndigbo of the South East to halt secession struggle and embrace national integration, the National Chairman of Northern Nigeria Union, Professor Ango Abdulahi, has said that Nigeria’s unity wa
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    • Anambra Poll: Obiano’s scorecard and November 18 poll
      Anambra State governorship election holds on Saturday, November 18, and the past few weeks have been electrified by the campaign of the contestants.The post Anambra Poll: Obiano’s scorecard and November 18 poll appeared first on Vanguard News.
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    • Don’t set S-South against S-West, Bode George warns PDP stakeholders
      Leading contestant to the national chairmanship of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Olabode George, has appealed to elders and other stakeholders of the party not to allow the election set the South-South and the South-West zones against each oth
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    • Ogun 2019: Amosun’s Commissioner, Ashiru, emerges Ijebu-Remo candidate
      Ahead of the 2019 governorship election in Ogun State, the Ijebu-Remo Governorship Agenda Elders Forum, yesterday, picked Ogun State Commissioner for Commerce and Industry, Otunba Bimbo Ashiru as its consensus candidate.The post Ogun 2019: Amosun
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    • PDP Chair: Gbenga Daniel true Nigerian, capable of leading PDP -Udenwa, Iwuanyanwu
      On November 18 , governorship elections in Anambra state will hold.The post PDP Chair: Gbenga Daniel true Nigerian, capable of leading PDP -Udenwa, Iwuanyanwu appeared first on Vanguard News.
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    • For me politics is a very useless business, Jonathan tells Dickson
      Former Governor of Imo State, Dr. Achike Udenwa, has assured a front-line aspirant for the National Chairmanship of the Peoples Democratic Party, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, of his support and that of the entire party members in the state at the National
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    • Nigeria’s unity not settled – Prof Ango Abdulahi
      Barely 48 hours after President Muhammadu Buhari asked Ndigbo of the south east to halt secession struggle and embrace national integration, the National Chairman of Northern Nigeria Union, Professor Ango Abdulahi has said that Nigeria's unity was no
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    • Ask my ministers, they’ll tell you that I didn’t know them from Adam – Buhari
      President Muhammadu Buhari has quashed some faulty postulations coming from oppositions and critics that he (Buhari) appointed as ministers people he knew either as friends or aged bond relations, noting that he did not know his ministers from Adam r
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    • Anambra poll: I have a message to IPOB, MASSOB brothers – Chidoka
      Lead contender in the November 18 Anambra governorship election and candidate of the United Progressive Party (UPP), Chief Osita Chidoka has rounded off his campaign in the state, with a message to the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, and the Movem
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    • Strange illness kills 3 in Sokoto
      The Sokoto State government has confirmed three deaths, including two students, following a strange illness that occurred in two neighbouring houses at Mabera in the state.The post Strange illness kills 3 in Sokoto appeared first on Vanguard News.
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    • Zimbabweans elated but cautious as Mugabe falls
      On Harare's streets, many expressed amazement and delight Wednesday that President Robert Mugabe's long reign may be coming to a close, but people also admitted the future looked unstable.The post Zimbabweans elated but cautious as Mugabe falls appe
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    • PDP chairmanship: Seven aspirants sign peace pact
      —Seven of the eight national chairmanship aspirants of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, have signed a peace accord, with a resolve to abide by the outcome of December 9 elective convention.The post PDP chairmanship: Seven aspirants sign peace pact a
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    • Zimbabwe: From VP sacking to Mugabe house arrest
      Here is a timeline of the recent crisis in Zimbabwe, which has seen the military take control of the country with President Robert Mugabe saying he is under house arrest.The post Zimbabwe: From VP sacking to Mugabe house arrest appeared first on Van
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    • Breaking: Confusion in Ebonyi APC as factions struggle to meet Buhari
      THERE is confusion at the Presidential lodge Abakaliki, the Ebonyi State capital as different factions of the state chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, struggle to have audience with President Muhammadu Buhari.The post Breaking: Confusio
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    • Anambra poll: Battle for 3 parties, but there could be surprises
      AFTER months of rigorous and vigorous campaigns that took the candidates to all nooks and crannies of the state, the Anambra State governorship election is just few days away. The post Anambra poll: Battle for 3 parties, but there could be surprises
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    • Power slips from Mugabe as military steps in
      Zimbabwe's military appeared to be in control of the country Wednesday as generals denied staging a coup but used state television to vow to target "criminals" close to President Robert Mugabe.The post Power slips from Mugabe as military steps in ap
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    • Anambra Governorship Debate: How candidates showed strength, weakness
      Anambra Governorship Debate: How candidates showed strength, weaknessThe post Anambra Governorship Debate: How candidates showed strength, weakness appeared first on Vanguard News.
      - 1 dag siden 15 november 17, 4:05er -
    • Why Anambra elders are behind Obiano — Ezeife
      First civilian governor of the state, Chief Chukwuemeka Ezeife has given reasons why the state’s elders are backing the incumbent governor, Chief Willie Obiano for a second term.The post Why Anambra elders are behind Obiano — Ezeife appeared fir
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    • Why Anambarians want Nwoye — Arinze
      Nwoye has the vision of a better Anambra more than all the other candidates all of who are far better than the incumbent. He has lived with us here and the only times he has been out is going to Abuja to represent his constitutency in the House of R
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    • Why I am backing Obaze — Nwobu-Alor, APGA chieftain
      If the government has performed, why claiming other people’s projects, for instance, road networks done by Ngige and Obi’s regime? For example, it is on record that Peter Obi’s administration did a total of 265 roads during his tenure and one c
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      • Can Nwoye spring a surprise?
        Ike Chidolue, an engineer, highlights the factors that may tilt the pendulum of victory towards the direction of the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate, Dr. Tony Nwoye, at the poll. Not few have been disappointed with the public l
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      • Makarfi accused of imposition plan
        Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) group, Peoples Democratic Advocate (PDA), has accused the Caretaker Committee Chairman of PDP, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, of trying to deny Alhaji Abubakar Mustapha the opportunity to vie for national secretary. It urged pa
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      • APGA, PDP, APC: Warming up for battle
        Who wins the governorship election in Anambra State on Saturday? Correspondent NWANOSIKE ONU examines the preparations of the major political parties for the poll. The governorship election in Anambra State is just two days away. Already, the atmosph
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      • Kwara LG poll: PDP shuns signing of peace accord
        The Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP ) has shunned the signing of a peace accord between political parties participating in local council election in Kwara. It can be recalled that 17 political parties signed the peace accord on Tuesday. The peace acco
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      • ‘Minorities must be treated fairly’
        Itsekiri High Chief Ritalori Ogbebor, in this interview with Musa Odoshimokhe, speaks on restructuring, underdevelopment in oil-producing areas and the future of the country. Will the restructuring of the country promote the interest of the minoritie
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      • Chidoka: I ‘ll carry out reforms across sectors
        The governorship candidate of the United Progressive Party (UPP) in Anambra State, Chief Osita Chidoka, has promised to introduce reforms across sectors, if elected. Group Political Editor EMMANUEL OLADESU examines his chances at the poll. Osita Chid
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      • Ekiti 2018: Bejide promises better deal for teachers
        EKiti State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant Ambassador Dare Bejide has promised to defend the rights of teachers, if elected as governor. He urged government at all levels to ensure that the primacy of education is given priority
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      • Group calls for NDDC’s dissolution
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