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SUPREME COURT VOIDS HERMAN HEMBE’S REPS MEMBERSHIP, DECLARES DOROTHY MATO WINNER

SUPREME COURT VOIDS HERMAN HEMBE’S REPS MEMBERSHIP, DECLARES DOROTHY MATO WINNER

The Supreme Court, on Friday, has declared as null and void the election of Herman Hembe into the House of Representatives, while also declaring Mrs. Dorothy Mato the winner of the All Progressives Congress ticket for Vandikwa/Konshisha Federal Constituency of Benue State. Hembe was elected into the House of Reps in 2015. The court also ordered the Independent National Electoral […]

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BUHARI: NIGERIA NEEDS AN ENERGETIC PRESIDENT, SAYS BAKARE

BUHARI: NIGERIA NEEDS AN ENERGETIC PRESIDENT, SAYS BAKARE

Pastor Tunde Bakare of the Latter Rain Assembly has blamed the political terrain of Nigeria for the choice of an elderly president. The former vice-presidential candidate of the defunct Congress for Progressive Change, who spoke during a press conference after his Sunday morning sermon titled, ‘The birth pangs of a new Nigeria,’ noted that France’s recent election of 39-year-old Emmanuel […]

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“NOBODY CAN FORCE ME TO ENDORSE ABE’S GOVERNORSHIP AMBITION,” AMAECHI EXPLODES

“NOBODY CAN FORCE ME TO ENDORSE ABE’S GOVERNORSHIP AMBITION,” AMAECHI EXPLODES

*Suspends former Chief of Staff, Att-Gen, lawmakers, from party caucus The Minister of Transportation and the Leader of the All Progressives Congress in Rivers State, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, has vowed that nobody, not even President Mohammadu Buhari, could make him shift his ground on Senator Magnus Abe and endorse his gubernatorial ambition in the state. Amaechi, the immediate […]

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NEWS HIGHLIGHT: 15TH JUNE, 2017

NEWS HIGHLIGHT: 15TH JUNE, 2017

House Directs IG, Army Chief to Arrest, Prosecute Suspected B’Haram Members. Attack on Jonathan: Niger Delta Group Brands Amaechi, Oshiomhole Double-faced Liars. Five Men Remanded in Prison over Unlawful Importation of 661 Rifles. Customs Impounds 384 Parcels of Indian Hemp Imported from Ghana. Building Collapse: Lagos Files Fresh Charges against Lekki Gardens’ MD, Others. Police in Kano Arrest 124 Suspected […]

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PRESIDENCY JUSTIFIES EFCC INVASION OF THE SUN, SAY APC WILL EXIST FOR 200 YEARS 

PRESIDENCY JUSTIFIES EFCC INVASION OF THE SUN, SAY APC WILL EXIST FOR 200 YEARS 

ABUJA – The Presidency has justified Monday’s invasion of The Sun Publishing Company by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC, saying the anti-graft agency has not acted beyond its powers. This was even as it said the ruling All Progressives Congress APC will continue to exist for atleast the next 200 years in spite of the myriads of challenges […]

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PRESIDENCY FEEDS PUPILS WITH N3.7BN

PRESIDENCY FEEDS PUPILS WITH N3.7BN

The Presidency has so far released N3.77 billion for the feeding of 1, 287, 270 school children in nine states under its home grown school feeding programme. The Senior Special Assistant to the Acting President on Media and Publicity, Laolu Akande, disclosed this in a statement yesterday. Akande listed the benefiting states as Anambra, Enugu, Oyo, Osun, Ogun, Ebonyi, Zamfara, […]

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GROUP WANTS IGP TO INVESTIGATE DEATH OF LATE KANO INEC REC

GROUP WANTS IGP TO INVESTIGATE DEATH OF LATE KANO INEC REC

The Inspector General Police, Ibrahim Idris has been urged to order investigation into the death of late Kano Resident Electoral Commissioner of INEC, Alhaji Munkaila Abdullahi who died with his wife and two daughters in a fire outbreak widely considered ‘strange’, ‘suspicious’ and ‘mysterious’ in 3rd April 2015. A civil rights group under the auspices Justice and Fairness Coalition in […]

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North won’t vote Buhari, we’ll look for candidate with no vendetta —Kanti Bello

North won’t vote Buhari, we’ll look for candidate with no vendetta —Kanti Bello

Senator Kanti Bello is a former Senate Majority Whip, who represented Katsina North Senatorial District on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) before joining the defunct Congress for Progressive Change (CPC), one of the legacies parties that formed the All Progressives Congress (APC). He speaks with Senior Deputy Editor, TAIWO AMODU, on the party’s 2019 presidential ticket, his […]

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APC GOVERNMENT OF CHANGE BREAKS ANOTHER RECORD, BLOWS N600M ON DISBANDED ARMS DEAL PANEL

APC GOVERNMENT OF CHANGE BREAKS ANOTHER RECORD, BLOWS N600M ON DISBANDED ARMS DEAL PANEL

*·each member earns N28m at N2m allowance monthly* *·It’s exaggerated, says committee member, we only earned N1.8m monthly* *·FG lied, we spent just N320m and not N600m claimed by Government, Committee member says. STORY A Presidential Committee on Audit of Defence Equipment Procurement, to investigate procurement of arms, ammunition and other equipment for the Nigerian Armed Forces, for counter-insurgency operation […]

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OYEGUN: APC WILL GIVE BUHARI AUTOMATIC TICKET IN 2019

OYEGUN: APC WILL GIVE BUHARI AUTOMATIC TICKET IN 2019

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, has stated that President Muhammadu Buhari will be given automatic ticket by the party to run for presidential election come 2019. He stated this on Monday in Abuja while addressing the media on the midterm scorecard of the APC-led administration, insisting that Buhari had performed wonderfully well. Oyegun […]

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