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How FG can end insurgency in Nigeria – Shehu Sani
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How FG can end insurgency in Nigeria – Shehu Sani

[FILE PHOTO] Senator Shehu Sani Shehu Sani, senator representing Kaduna Central zone, has advised the Nigerian Government on what to do to put an end to insurgency in the country. “The insurgency is a common tragedy to the nation. Partisanship can only sustain the inferno. The opposition should be patriotic […]

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I Go Dye Writes President Buhari Another Open Letter

Nigerian comedian, I Go Dye, has once again called out President Muhammadu Buhari in another open letter. The entertainer who is becoming increasingly famous for his open letters on national issues had earlier written President Buhari on why it would be a waste of money to celebrate the May 29th Democracy […]

Buhari expresses frustration about looted funds
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Buhari expresses frustration about looted funds

President Muhammadu Buhari delivers an address on “Illicit Financial Flows & Corruption: The Challenge of Global Governance”, at the opening ceremony of the Paris Peace Forum held at the Grande Halle de la Villette, Paris on Sunday, November 11, 2018. PHOTO: TWITTER/NIGERIAN PRESIDENCY Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari said his frustration […]

I’m fully commited to having new National Minimum Wage — Buhari
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I’m fully commited to having new National Minimum Wage — Buhari

Muhammadu Buhari, President of Nigeria with the committee President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday expressed his commitment to ensuring the implementation of a new National Minimum Wage. Buhari said this in Abuja on Tuesday while receiving the report of the Tripartite Committee on the Review of National Minimum Wage from the […]

APC reconciliatory efforts: Buhari meets three APC South-West governors
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APC reconciliatory efforts: Buhari meets three APC South-West governors

[FIL EPHOTO] Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday met with three state governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) from the South West geo-political zone at the Presidential Villa, Abuja The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the affected governors included Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun, Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo […]

Our elites must stop misleading our people, Buhari warns
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Our elites must stop misleading our people, Buhari warns

President, was represented by Mr Ibrahim Yakasai, Director of Corporate Communications, National University Commission (NUC) President Muhammadu Buhari has warned Nigerian elites to stop misleading the people through their unguarded utterances. Buhari, who is the visitor to University of Uyo, gave the warning at the 24th convocation ceremony of the […]

Buhari seeks commendation for performance
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Buhari seeks commendation for performance

President Buhari presides over Federal Executive Council (FEC) Meeting AsoVilla Today PHOTO:Twitter Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari, Friday said his administration deserved to be commended for its achievements as it took the national assembly to pass the 2018 budget in seven months. Buhari presented the 2018 Budget of Consolidation on the […]

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Omawumi Slams Two Major 2019 Presidential Aspirants During Live Performance

  Nigerian songstress, Omawumi has thrown a major jab at two major 2019 presidential aspirants during a recent live performance. The award-winning singer who refrained from mentioning specific names in her public call out described one of them an incompetent old man and the other as someone that is ‘somewhat corrupt. She […]

Reps step down debate on Electoral Act Amendment Bill
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Reps step down debate on Electoral Act Amendment Bill

House of Representatives of Nigeria PHOTO:Wikipedia The House of Representatives on Thursday stepped down the debate on the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill 2018 currently before it. The announcement was made at the plenary presided over by the Speaker, Mr Yakubu Dogara. The motion to drop the bill, which was on […]

Atiku promises women, youths 40% inclusion in government
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Atiku promises women, youths 40% inclusion in government

Atiku Abubakar of PDP Nigeria’s former vice-president and presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Abubakar Atiku, has promised that not less than 40% of his cabinet will be made of Nigerian youths and women if elected president in the 2019 general elections. Atiku, who is contesting the office […]

2019: Buhari deserves South-East support, says Nwankpa
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2019: Buhari deserves South-East support, says Nwankpa

Buhari Chief Donatus Nwamkpa, the state Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) said that President Muhammadu Buhari had addressed critical challenges in the South-East to deserve the zone’s support in 2019. Nwankpa said this on Monday at a news briefing in Umuahia while reacting to alleged media report that […]

Sowore, Moghalu clash over minimum wage for workers
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Sowore, Moghalu clash over minimum wage for workers

The presidential candidates of African Action Congress (AAC), Omoyele Sowore, and Young Progressives Party (YPP), Kingsley Moghalu, on Friday morning attacked each other over plans for the national minimum wage for Nigerian workers. Currently, Nigeria’s minimum wage is N18,000. The government and organised labour are discussing the possibility of increasing […]

Atiku not capable of beating Buhari in 2019, APC claims
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Atiku not capable of beating Buhari in 2019, APC claims

The ruling All Progressives Congress on Monday said former vice-president and presidential candidate of the opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Abubakar Atiku lacks a trustworthy character to beat president Muhammadu Buhari in 2019 general elections. Abubakar won the primary election with 1, 532 votes to beat Sokoto state governor Aminu […]

2019:Donald Duke emerges SDP Presidential candidate
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2019:Donald Duke emerges SDP Presidential candidate

Donald Duke Former Governor of Cross River State, Donald Duke, has emerged as the Presidential candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) for the 2019 general election. Duke polled 812 votes to defeat his close rival, former Minister of Information, Prof. Jerry Gana, who polled 611 votes at the party’s […]

Buhari as APC’s sole presidential aspirant is a major victory – Presidency
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Buhari as APC’s sole presidential aspirant is a major victory – Presidency

Buhari and other at APC members at a victory rally President Muhammadu Buhari’s emergence as the sole presidential candidate of the ruling party, All Progressives Congress, has been defined as a major victory. The presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu, in a statement on Saturday while disclosing the outcome of the ruling […]

Political zoning produced mediocre leaders in Nigeria, says Donald Duke
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Political zoning produced mediocre leaders in Nigeria, says Donald Duke

A presidential aspirant of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), Donald Duke, has faulted regional zoning of political offices in Nigeria, stating that it has only put mediocre leaders in power since adoption. Regional zoning is a popular perception in the Nigerian political space which mandates a rotation of political offices […]

Buhari approves payment of N22.68 billion for Nigeria Airways retirees
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Buhari approves payment of N22.68 billion for Nigeria Airways retirees

Nigeria's acting finance minister Zainab Ahmed addressing a press conference in Abuja….PHOTO:Twitter/ZShamsuna Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari on Monday approved the sum of N22.68 billion for the payment of retirement benefits to former workers of liquidated Nigerian Airways Ltd. Nigeria Airways was a Nigerian airline founded in 1958 after the dissolution […]

I’m not under any pressure to resign, says Obono-Obla
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I’m not under any pressure to resign, says Obono-Obla

Mr Okoi Obono-Obla, Chairman, Special Presidential Investigation Panel on the Recovery of Public Property Mr Okoi Obono-Obla, Chairman, Special Presidential Investigation Panel on the Recovery of Public Property, has denied reports that he was under pressure to resign, saying the “purported report is false, baseless and wicked”. Obono-Obla said on […]