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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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Evil Cabal Dictating To Acting President – Femi Fani-Kayode

Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode has lambasted Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo. Fani-Kayode said Osinbajo is receiving instructions from the “cabal” in the presidency. He was reacting to comment by Osinbajo that those demanding restructuring of Nigeria only wanted appointment. He stated that the Acting President should not have uttered such …

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Crisis in Ekiti PDP

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The crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party in Ekiti State has remained unabated despite the July 12 decision of the Supreme Court affirming Ahmed Makarfi as the national leader of the party. Instead of dissolving into a single group, the Ali Sheriff faction in the state said it is awaiting …

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Saraki Speaks On CRK, IRK Curriculum Controversy

The president of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, has urged Nigerians to be calm over the new nine-year Basic Education Curriculum that had stirred controversy among religious bodies. Mr. Saraki made the call Wednesday while receiving a delegation of the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN. He assured the delegation that the …

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Youths Give President Buhari 8-Week Ultimatum to Resign

A group named the Nigerian Youth Advocate for Justice threatens to lead seven million youths to force President Buhari out of office if he fails to resign in 8 weeks The group’s chairman, Seriki Olorunwa, says the prevailing health condition of the president has made it impossible for him to …

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Suspended Ekiti Assembly Member Decamps to APC

Signs that all is not well in Governor Ayodele Fayose’s once cohesive political family is beginning to manifest as a one of his loyalists in the State House of Assembly, Hon. Gboyega Aribisogan , decamped to the opposition All Progressive Congress, APC, at his constituency in Ikole-Ekiti yesterday. The development …

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Governor Wike Sacks His Entire Cabinet

Governor Nyesom Wike has dissolved his cabinet according to a statement made available today, 24th of June, 2017. A statement Saturday by his Special Assistant, Mr Simeon Nwakaudu announced the development, saying that all former Commissioners should immediately handover to their respectice Permanent secretaries. “Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike …

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Governor Ikpeazu Sacks Commissioners, SSG & Others

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia has dissolved the state executive council. The dissolution was contained in a statement signed and posted on the state government’s official website by the Permanent Secretary, Government House, Mr. Onyii Wamah on Friday night. According to the permanent secretary, the governor retained his Chief of …

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EFCC Declares Goodluck Jonathan Campaign Finance Director Wanted

The EFCC said that all efforts to get her to shed more lights on the allegations levelled against her has proved abortive. Ngozi Olojeme, the former deputy chairman of the Goodluck Jonathan campaign organisation has been declared wanted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Olojeme allegedly diverted $48m …

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Abdulmumin Jibrin Expelled By APC

The embattled member of the Federal House of Representatives, Abdulmumin Jibrin, has been expelled by the ruling All Progressives Congress(APC) chapter in Bebeji local government area of Kano state. Chairman of the party in the local government, Sani Ranka, reacted that the drastic action taken on the lawmaker was as …

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Why Obama Wanted Jonathan Out Of Aso Rock In 2015 – Reno Omokri

Former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Reno Omokri, has revealed the real reason behind the support ex-President of the United States of America, Barack Obama, gave to the anti-Jonathan movement in the 2015 Presidential election in Nigeria. According to him, Jonathan’s anti-homo$exuality stance which was demonstrated through his signing of …

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PDP is Loosing Popularity in Ekiti – Falegan

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A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Opeyemi Falegan has given reasons the party is losing momentum in Ekiti state. Falegan said the dictatorial tendencies of the present governor of the state Ayodele Fayose is the major factor fueling the low popularity of PDP in the state. The chieftain …

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Osun by-election: Adeleke Defects to PDP Ahead of APC Primary

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An All Progressives Congress aspirant in the Osun-West senatorial district, Chief Ademola Adeleke, may have defected to the Peoples Democratic Party to contest the July 8 senatorial by-election. A chieftain of the PDP, who pleaded anonymity, said this while speaking with our correspondent on the telephone, on Tuesday. The PDP …

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Osibanjo Signs N7.441 Trillion Budget Into Law

Nigeria’s Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo on Monday signed the 2017 budget of N7.441 trillion into law. Osinbajo made it public on Twitter. He wrote: “I just signed 2017 Budget into law. It’s an important milestone in our economic recovery & growth plan laid in April by President Buhari.” This …

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F.G Pays 20 Whistle-Blowers N375.8million

The federal government said on Wednesday it had released about N375.8 million for payment of 20 whistleblowers who provided information that led to the recovery over N11.6 billion, Premium Times reports. The Ministry of Finance, which confirmed the release in a statement, said the payments were the first under the …

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