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SSANU, NASU, NAAT Suspend Industrial Action

The non-teaching staff unions of Nigerian government universities under the umbrella of the Joint Action Committee (JAC) have suspended their industrial action. JAC comprises members of the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), the Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities (NASU), and the National Association of Academic Technologists (NAAT). National …

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63-Year-Old Woman Declared President-Elect Of Singapore

A 63 year old woman, Halimah Yacob has been declared Singapore’s eighth president on Wednesday after a “walkover” election that saw no vote after no other contenders ran for the position.Yacob, had been the only candidate deemed eligible to stand in the country’s Elections Department, having held a key public …

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Atiku To Critics:- “Prove I Am Corrupt Or Shut Up Forever”

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar yesterday lashed out at those he described as self-righteous political enemies, saying they should either prove his alleged corrupt activities or keep quiet and mind the skeletons in their own closets. The APC chieftain also said that he would fight corruption like never before if …

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I’ll fight corruption better than Buhari – Atiku vows

Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar has vowed to fight corruption like never before if given the chance to preside over Nigeria’s affairs. Atiku also challenged those he described as his self-righteous political enemies to either prove his alleged corrupt activities or keep quiet. The APC chieftain said this during a facility …

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We Can’t Disclose Our Allowances – Senate

The Chairman, Senate Committee on Media and Public Affairs, Senator Aliyu Abdullahi, has lamented the constant harassment of the Senate by Nigerians, adding that the upper legislative chamber cannot disclose its salaries and allowances.Abdullahi said this during a live programme on Channels Television titled, ‘Politics Today.’ The Senate spokesman also …

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Osinbajo Denies Plans To Run For Presidency In2019

Nigeria’s Vice-President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Saturday distanced himself from a group known as ‘Osinbajo Volunteers’, which has started campaigning for his election as President in 2019. The group is currently recruiting volunteers for the project. Although Osinbajo’s activities are published on its website, the group admitted that the Vice-President was …

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We Regret Appointing Aisha, She Must Resign – APC

The national working committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has asked the minister of women Affairs, Aisha Alhassan, to honourably resign over her scathing remarks on President Muhammadu Buhari. A member of the NWC and national vice chairman, northwest zone, Inuwa Abdukadir, called for the resignation of the …

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2019:- APC Will Campaign On PDP’s Failures – Oyegun

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The ruling party, All Progressives Congress (APC), and the main opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) may have kick-started their campaigns ahead of the 2019 general elections, as both parties boasted at the weekend to capitalise on each other’s weaknesses in wooing voters at the forthcoming election. For the …

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Buhari Is Not Travelling To US – Presidency

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The Nigerian presidency has denied reports that president Muhammadu Buhari is scheduled to travel to the United states of America tomorrow. Presidential aide, Lauretta Onochie took to twitter on Sunday afternoon to debunk the report that has since gone viral online. She tweeted; It’s not true that @NGRPresident @MBuhari is …

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Revealed:- PDP’s Secret Deals For 2019 – The Nation

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Defectors, hoping to achieve their presidential ambition on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party( PDP) in the 2019 elections, may be in for a raw deal. The PDP, according to top level sources, may shut its doors against presidential aspirants crossing from rival parties. Some presidential aspirants from outside …

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Governor Ben Ayade Rushes Home To Avoid Impeachment

Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State arrived Margaret Ekpo International Airport, Calabar on Wednesday after staying away from the State for over a month. Investigations revealed that the Governor hurriedly returned to the State after the threat by Cross River Transparency Network International, (CRTNI) which called on Cross River …

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Osinbajo Disowns Ngige Over ASUU Strike

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says contrary to the claim by the Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, he has not taken over negotiations with the striking Academic Staff Union of Universities. The vice president said this today through his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Mr. Laolu Akande. …

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Vice President Osinbajo To Head Negotiation With ASUU

The information reaching nghubs newsdesk is that the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo will now head the negotiation between the Federal Government and the striking Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU. This was revealed by the Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige while briefing State House correspondents after …

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President Buhari Meets With PDP And APC Leaders In Abuja

The President, Muhammadu Buhari, has met with leaders of the two main political parties in Nigeria, the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) at the Aso Rock Villa in Abuja. In the APC delegation is the Chairman of the Party John Odigie Oyegun, Former Senate President …

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FG Begins Mass Housing Constructions In 33 States

The Federal Government on Thursday announced that it had commenced the construction of mass housing projects in 33 states across the country . It also called for an upward review of up to 50 per cent as mobilisation funds for contractors, especially emerging contractors operating in the built environment , …

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Resign Honourably Now – OPC Founder, Fasehun Tells Buhari

President and founder of Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC), Dr. Fredrick Fasehun, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari who just came back from medical vacation in London, to resign honourably. While speaking to selected journalists in Lagos on Monday, the President and founder of Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC), Dr. Fredrick Fasehun, urged …

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Buhari’s Return:- I Have Been Vindicated – Lai Mohammed

Minister of Information and culture, Lai Mohammed has stated that he has been vindicated with the return of President Muhammadu Buhari from London. Buhari took off from London Saturday morning to return to Nigeria after 100 days of medical abroad. Speaking on NTA while waiting for the president’s arrival at …

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Osinbajo Assigns Portfolios To New Ministers

The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, has assigned portfolios to the two ministers who were sworn in three weeks ago. Stephen Ocheni and Suleiman Hassan were sworn in in May, several weeks after they were confirmed by the Senate, due to President Muhammadu Buhari’s absence. Mr. Ocheni will fill the vacuum …

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ASUU Strike:- FG Confirms Negotiation With Lecturers

The Federal Government has confirmed that it is in talks with the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), after it embarked on an indefinite strike. ASUU commenced an indefinite strike action across the nation beginning Sunday, August 13 The Director of Press, Federal Ministry of Education, Mrs. Chinenye Ihuoma, told …

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President Mugabe’s Wife Surrenders To Police After Assaulting A Model

Following Sunday’s assault incident which was made public yesterday, Zimbabwe’s President Mugabe’s wife Grace Mugabe, has reportedly surrendered to the Police. This was confirmed by South Africa’s Police Minister, Fikile Mbalula. The Zimbabwe’s First Lady who is South Africa for treatment, was accused of using extension cord on 20-year-old South …

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“APC Is A Party Of Poverty And Shame” – Femi Fani-Kayode

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Former Aviation Minister, Chief Femi Fani Kayode has described the ruling All Progressives Congress(APC) as a party of ‘Poverty and Shame’. Fani-Kayode, via a series of tweets on Monday, also advised the ruling party to ‘ask God to forgive them of their ineptitude’. The former aviation minister was reacting to …

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Nnamdi Kanu Has Violated Bail Conditions – FG

The Minister of Interior, Lt-Gen Abdulrahman Bello Dambazau (retd), has accused the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, of violating the bail conditions given him by a Federal High Court in Abuja. Dambazau, who made the allegation during a press conference held in his office in …

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Why Return Or Resign Assembly Was Formed – Presidency

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THE Presidency has described the “Return or resign’’ group as an illegal assembly formed to frustrate the ongoing Federal Government’s campaign against corruption in the country. Maverick musician, Charly Boy is the leader of the protest group. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba …

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Presidency Blocks Appointment Of Female INEC Commissioner

The Presidency was responsible for the non-issuance of appointment letter the only female Resident Electoral Commissioner-designate, Dr Asma’u Sani Maikudi, about three weeks after her clearance by the Senate, Daily Trust findings have shown. Dr Maikudi hails from President Muhammadu Buhari’s home state of Katsina, and was nominated by the …

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South West PDP Meets, Moves Against Erring Members

The leadership of the Southwest Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday held a stakeholders’ meeting at the Civic Centre, Agodi, Ibadan with a sole agenda to reposition the party ahead of the 2019 general elections. The meeting which was anchored by the National Vice Chairman(Southwest PDP), Chief Olorogun Eddy Olafeso …

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Aisha Buhari Returns To London Three Days After Arrival

Wife of the President, Mrs . Aisha Buhari, has returned to London, United Kingdom where her husband, President Muhammadu Buhari, has been receiving medical attention since May 7. Our correspondent learnt that Mrs. Buhari returned to the British capital on Sunday barely three days after she returned to the country. …

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