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Osun poll: Omisore reacts as Afenifere suspends him

The governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party in Osun State, Iyiola Omisore, has reacted to his one year suspension from the Pan Yoruba social political organization, Afenifere. Omisore’s suspension is coming due to his alliance with the All Progressives Congress at the rerun stage of the recent Osun state […]

APC postpones Lagos, Imo gubernatorial primaries
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APC postpones Lagos, Imo gubernatorial primaries

APC leader, Adams Oshiomole Nigeria’s ruling party, All Progressives Congress, has postponed the governorship primaries for Lagos and Imo states. The party has rescheduled its primary initially fixed for Sunday in the two states to Monday. The National Chairman of the party, Adams Oshiomole, said during the inauguration of the […]

Nigerian Twitter reacts to Nigeria Air suspension
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Nigerian Twitter reacts to Nigeria Air suspension

Nigeria Air The third attempt to own a national carrier by Nigeria has hit the rock again as the federal government suspend the most anticipated project, Nigeria Air, barely four months before its official launch. The Nigerian government unveiled the name and logo of the new national carrier on July […]

PDP threatens APC over alleged elections rigging
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PDP threatens APC over alleged elections rigging

PDP National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan Nigerian opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said it will work to “dismantle” an alleged election rigging system used by the ruling the All Progressives Congress (APC). The statement is coming after the party rejected the result of the by-elections held on […]

APC reacts to mass defection of lawmakers
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APC reacts to mass defection of lawmakers

Nigeria’s ruling party All Progressives Congress (APC) has urged its members not to panic in spite of some of the party’s Senators and House of representative members defected to other opposition parties on Tuesday. “We urge our members to remain calm as we continue to work hard to position our […]

15 senators decamped from APC to PDP
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15 senators decamped from APC to PDP

FILE PHOTO: Nigeria's Senate President Bukola Saraki speaks during an interview with Reuters in Abuja, Nigeria May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Paul Carsten/File Photo Fifteen senators belonging to the ruling All Progressives Congress have said they were defecting to the opposition People’s Democratic Party. The Senate President Bukola Saraki made the announcement […]

Police arrest 8 suspected Chibok Girls Kidnappers
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Police arrest 8 suspected Chibok Girls Kidnappers

Chibok girls, PHOTO: AFP Nigerian Police Force has paraded eight persons suspected to be kidnapper’s of 276 Chibok school girls in Maiduguri Borno State. The girls were abducted from their school hostels on April 14, 2014. A total of 57 students escaped in the immediate aftermath of the kidnapping. Since then, […]

19-year-old Nigerian becomes youngest designer to showcase at NYFW
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19-year-old Nigerian becomes youngest designer to showcase at NYFW

History was made at the New York Fashion week when 19yearold Nigerian boy, Taofeek Abijako became the youngest designer to showcase a collection at the event. Taofeek held a presentation for his brand Head of State’s spring/summer 2019 collection labelled Genesis, which paid homage to 70s afro-futurism styles and West […]

Dogara’s aide dumps APC
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Dogara’s aide dumps APC

Few weeks after the Senate president’s aide, Hakeem Baba- Ahmed left the All Progressives Congress (APC), Usman Bawa, a special adviser on special duties to the speaker of the House of Representatives,  has dumped the party. Bawa, who represents Kaduna North Local Government Area in the House,  submitted his resignation […]

Buhari hails the “quality” of Nigerians in Netherland
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Buhari hails the “quality” of Nigerians in Netherland

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday commended Nigerians in the Netherlands for being of great qualities in their personal achievement. The president is currently in the Netherlands to participate in the activities to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the adoption of the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC), at […]

Obama lists two Nigerian authors as favourites as he visits Africa
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Obama lists two Nigerian authors as favourites as he visits Africa

(FILES) This file photo taken on October 6, 2017 shows Former United States' President Barack Obama, delivering a speech during the Green Economy Summit 2017 in Cordoba province some 740 kilometres Northwestern Buenos Aires. Barack Obama will campaign for Ralph Northam on October 19, 2017 a Virginia Democrat governor candidate. […]

NANS patron endorses Buhari for second term
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NANS patron endorses Buhari for second term

A patron of the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), endorsed President Muhammad Buhari for a second term in office in 2019, Femi Adesina, spokesman for Buhari said on Wednesday. According to Adesina, Ambassador Eze Ebere, who visited the Presidential Villa on Wednesday, said President Muhammadu Buhari has done enough […]

Top cop Yomi Shogunle slams move to create state police
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Top cop Yomi Shogunle slams move to create state police

Assistant Commmisoner of Police, Abayomi Shogunle, head of the Public Complaint Rapid Response Unit (PCRRU) poses during an interview on the public's demand for the recall of the Special Anti Robbery Squid (SARS) of the Nigerian Police Force in Abuja, Nigeria December 5, 2017. REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde If eventually create, state […]

Saraki reacts to Supreme Court ruling
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Saraki reacts to Supreme Court ruling

Senate President Bukola Saraki PHOTO: TWITTER/ NIGERIAN SENATE The Senate president, Bukola Saraki Friday said his vindication by the supreme court on the charges of false assets declaration brought against him by the Federal Government has further strengthened his belief in Nigeria. The Code of Conduct Bureau had on September […]