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Police disrupts BBOG protest to Aso Rock

The protest staged by members of the Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) advocacy group on Wednesday was halted by the Nigerian Police. Members of the group were marching on Nigeria’s presidential villa on Wednesday when the security officials stopped them. The group said in a statement that President Muhammadu Buhari […]

Leaders extol Jonathan’s virtues at book launch
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Leaders extol Jonathan’s virtues at book launch

Obi of Onitsha, Igwe Alfred Achebe (left); former Head of State, Gen. Yakubu Gowon; Ghana ex-President, John Mahama; his counterparts, Goodluck Jonathan (Nigeria); Boni Yayi (Benin Republic) and Ernest Bai Koroma (Sierra Leone) at the presentation and formal launch of a book, My Transition Hours’by Jonathan in Abuja…yesterday PHOTO: PHILIP […]

Leaders extol Jonathan’s virtues at book launch
Boss Mustapha Goodluck Jonathan Muhammadu Buhari‎ National News Nigeria Olusegun Obasanjo Yakubu Gowon

Leaders extol Jonathan’s virtues at book launch

Obi of Onitsha, Igwe Alfred Achebe (left); former Head of State, Gen. Yakubu Gowon; Ghana ex-President, John Mahama; his counterparts, Goodluck Jonathan (Nigeria); Boni Yayi (Benin Republic) and Ernest Bai Koroma (Sierra Leone) at the presentation and formal launch of a book, My Transition Hours’by Jonathan in Abuja…yesterday PHOTO: PHILIP […]

President Buhari salutes Goodluck Jonathan at 61
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President Buhari salutes Goodluck Jonathan at 61

Goodluck Jonathan. PHOTO: Bloomberg President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated former President Goodluck Jonathan as he turns 61 on Nov. 20. The president, in a statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, in Abuja on Monday, joined Nigerians in sending warm greetings to the former President. According to […]

President Buhari salutes Goodluck Jonathan at 61
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President Buhari salutes Goodluck Jonathan at 61

Goodluck Jonathan. PHOTO: Bloomberg President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated former President Goodluck Jonathan as he turns 61 on Nov. 20. The president, in a statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, in Abuja on Monday, joined Nigerians in sending warm greetings to the former President. According to […]

2019: Matters arising as Ndigbo decides on Atiku/Obi
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2019: Matters arising as Ndigbo decides on Atiku/Obi

Professor Ben Nwabueze, Atiku others out of a meeting in Enugu. Photo/Twitter/atiku The last time there was a gathering of the magnitude that held in Enugu last Wednesday was probably on February 3, 2015, when the apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo called a meeting to endorse the presidential aspiration […]

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I will continue to hold Jonathan in high esteem – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari at the presidential villa on Thursday, while hosting members of Kannywood, said he holds former President Goodluck Jonathan in high esteem for peacefully accepting defeat in 2015 presidential election. “I’ll continue to hold former President Jonathan in high esteem as a result of that singular act” he […]

EFCC re-arraigns former Katsina governor over N5 billion fraud
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EFCC re-arraigns former Katsina governor over N5 billion fraud

Ibrahim Shehu Shema The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has re-arraigned a former governor of Katsina State Ibrahim Shehu Shema before Justice Hadiza Rabiu Shagari on a 26-count charge of conspiracy and money laundering. Shema is accused of laundering N5,776,552,396 (Five billion, seven hundred and seventy-six million, five hundred […]

The man Atiku Abubakar
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The man Atiku Abubakar

Supporters of former Nigerian vice-President Atiku Abubakar hold a poster as they celebrate his winning of the presidential ticket of the opposition People's Democratic Party (PDP) during the party's national convention in Port Harcourt, Rivers State on October 7, 2018. Nigeria's main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has picked Abubakar […]

Atiku Abubakar covers triumph with tears
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Atiku Abubakar covers triumph with tears

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar. PHOTO: PIUS UTOMI EKPEI / AFP • How supporters received result of primary Everything worked in favour of the penitent Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as it regained its national political stamina through a successful special national convention and presidential primary that threw up Alhaji Atiku […]

I acted on Jonathan’s instruction, Dudafa insists
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I acted on Jonathan’s instruction, Dudafa insists

Waripamo-Owei Dudafa A former Special Assistant on Domestic Affairs to former President Goodluck Jonathan, Dr. Waripamo-Owei Dudafa, yesterday, insisted that all financial transactions for which he is being prosecuted were made on the instruction of his former boss and his wife, Patience Jonathan. Dudafa alongside one Iwejuo Nna Joseph, are standing […]

Enugu APC seeks sanctions against Ekweremadu
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Enugu APC seeks sanctions against Ekweremadu

Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu The All Progressives Congress (APC) has asked the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to sanction Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, saying he contributed in ousting the Goodluck Jonathan government in 2015. It alleged that Ekweremau, who aided in plotting Jonathan’s removal from office, has been colluding […]

Jonathan, Okowa, others for Niger Delta Lifetime Achievements Awards
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Jonathan, Okowa, others for Niger Delta Lifetime Achievements Awards

Jonathan Former President Goodluck Jonathan, Chief Edwin Clark and the Publisher of Vanguard Newspapers, Sam Amuka would be honoured with the “Niger Delta Lifetime Achievement Awards” by GbaramatuVoice Newspaper. Mr Jacob Abai Publisher of GbaramatuVoice Newspaper disclosed this in a press statement signed and made available to newsmen on Sunday […]

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Bafarawa visits Jonathan, seeks support for residential Bid

Former Governor of Sokoto state and a presidential aspirant under the platform of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), Attahiru Bafarawa yesterday visited former President, Goodluck Jonathan in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State capital, to seek his support and blessing for his presidential bid. Bafarawa, who spoke with journalists after their closed-door meeting […]

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Jonathan expresses confidence in Saraki, National Assembly leadership

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has commended Senate President Bukola Abubakar Saraki for providing “firm and progressive leadership” at the National Assembly.He noted that but for his leadership, the legislative arm of government would probably have been in chaos and, “if the National Assembly is in tatters, then of course, democracy […]

Retooling Electoral Act for transparent primaries, free and fair polls
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Retooling Electoral Act for transparent primaries, free and fair polls

INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu Getting a practical Electoral Act to moderate elections remains one particular way through which politicians wage secret battles against credible polls in Nigeria. Observers have said that Nigerian politicians are selfish and hypocritical because their greatest preoccupation is how to hold unto power at all […]

To resuscitate textile industry in Nigeria
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To resuscitate textile industry in Nigeria

Textile Industry The comatose state of Nigeria’s textile manufacturing industry is a far cry from that of the 21st Century’s industrial evolution and productivity demand of any serious nation. This was part of news broadcast on one of the private television networks recently with the topic ‘Dying Textile Industry.’ Asaba […]