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Court upholds Buhari’s Executive Order to check corruption
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Court upholds Buhari’s Executive Order to check corruption

[FILE PHOTO] Buhari A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja Thursday upheld the validity of an executive order by President Muhammadu Buhari aimed at seizing assets of corrupt persons and institutions in Nigeria. Buhari on July 5, 2018, issued the Presidential Executive Order which empowers the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) […]

Why Saraki lost PDP presidential ticket – APC
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Why Saraki lost PDP presidential ticket – APC

[FILE PHOTO] Bukola Saraki Nigeria’s ruling All Progressives Congress Tuesday said the deceitfulness of the Senate president Bukola Saraki cost him the presidential ticket of the opposition People’s Democratic Party. “When a leader cannot be trusted, cannot be relied upon, and cannot keep agreements, the people take due cognizance and […]

Shehu Sani thanks Buhari for ‘bursting executive lie’
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Shehu Sani thanks Buhari for ‘bursting executive lie’

Senator Shehu Sani The senator representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District Shehu Sani has tagged the alleged letter authorised by President Muhammadu Buhari to punish disloyal members of his ruling All Progressives Congress as an ‘executive lie’. Sani also applauded Buhari for clearing the air and held firm he never believed […]

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INEC issues certificates of return to Oyetola

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has presented the certificate of return to Osun State governor-elect Gboyega Oyetola. Oyetola, a candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress, was declared the winner of the Osun State governorship election, which was concluded last Thursday after a rerun. Oyetola polled 255,505 votes to defeat […]

Tinubu, NWC may face-off over Lagos APC primary
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Tinubu, NWC may face-off over Lagos APC primary

Bola Tinubu, former Lagos state governor and All Progressives Congress (APC) leader, speaks at a party meeting in Abuja Febuary 17, 2015.  REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde There are strong indications that there might be a squabble between the national leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress Bola Tinubu and the National Working […]

Pat Utomi emerges Delta APC faction candidate
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Pat Utomi emerges Delta APC faction candidate

Prof. Pat Utomi Prof Pat Utomi has been declared winner and candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress for the 2019 governorship election in Delta State. Utomi, president of the popular Lagos Business School, emerged the flagbearer of the APC at a parallel governorship primary after he polled 2,486 votes […]

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Osun rerun: Protest as thugs bar voters in Orulu LGA

Some registered voters of Orolu community in Disu Oke-Odo area, ward 7, Kajola road in Osun state were on Thursday prevented by some heavily armed political thugs from accessing their polling units to cast their votes in the ongoing supplementary election in the state. The alleged thugs were said to […]

Quick facts about Osun guber rerun election
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Quick facts about Osun guber rerun election

National Commissioner, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Solomon Shoyebi (left); Returning Officer, Prof. Joseph Afuwape; and Osun State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Prof. Olusegun Agbaje at a press conference on the date of the re-run election in Osogbo… yesterday. PHOTO: NAJEEEM RAHEEM Following the Saturday’s inconclusive Osun State governorship election, the […]

Buhari may lose 2019 election, says US Intelligence Agency
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Buhari may lose 2019 election, says US Intelligence Agency

Buhari<br />Photo: Twitter/MBuhari A United State based analysis firm Teneo Intelligence has predicted that Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari could lose the 2019 election if the opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) is united. The company’s vice president, Malte Liewerscheidt, who also covers political risks in West Africa, while analysing the outcome […]

Omisore agrees to work with PDP after Saraki’s visit to Ife
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Omisore agrees to work with PDP after Saraki’s visit to Ife

The flagbearer of the Social Democratic Party Iyiola Omisore has agreed to work with the People’s Democratic Party in the Osun state re-run election holding on Thursday. This is coming after the Senate president, Bukola Saraki, met with Omisore at Ile-Ife on Monday. “We have agreed to work together because […]

Buhari approves N20bn for ASUU to revitalise public Universities
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Buhari approves N20bn for ASUU to revitalise public Universities

Nigeria's acting finance minister Zainab Ahmed addressing a press conference in Abuja….PHOTO:Twitter/ZShamsuna Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday approved the immediate release of N20billion so that the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASSU) can revitalise public universities. “President Muhammadu Buhari in his determination to revitalize Public Universities and ensure smooth […]

Political office not replacement for national service – NYSC replies Adebayo Shittu
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Political office not replacement for national service – NYSC replies Adebayo Shittu

Minister of Communication, Adebayo Shittu. The Ministry of Communications was quoted as making a statement issued by Mrs Pauline Sule, deputy director<br /> The National Youth Service Corps has clarified the claims by the Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, that holding political office compensated for his refusal to participate in […]

Alcohol kills over 3 million people yearly – WHO
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Alcohol kills over 3 million people yearly – WHO

Alcohol. Photo credit: Pinterest Harmful use of alcohol is responsible for the death of around 3 million people per year, according to a new report by the World Health Organization. The UN health agency’s latest report on alcohol and health pointed out that alcohol causes more than one in 20 […]

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Aruna Quadri is smashing his way up

When Aruna Quadri hit the scene after being the first African to be named World table tennis player of the year in 2014, many table tennis watchers in Nigeria may not have believed much more feats could be achieved from the Oyo state indigene. Now 29 years-old, Quadri took to […]