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NORTHERN YOUTHS SHORTLIST 12 NAMES FOR PRESIDENCY

NORTHERN YOUTHS SHORTLIST 12 NAMES FOR PRESIDENCY

The National Chairman of the Northern Youth Leaders Forum (NYLF) has shortlisted 12 names of northern politicians it endorsed as potential presidential candidates for the 2019 general elections. Leader of the group, Comrade Elliot Afiyo, who disclosed this, said 5 of the 12 persons, namely, Senator Bala Muhammed, former vice president, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, Alhaji Tanimu Turaki, Governor Ibrahim Hassan […]

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WE DON’T CONSIDER NNAMDI KANU A S’EAST LEADER OF THOUGHT – PRESIDENCY

WE DON’T CONSIDER NNAMDI KANU A S’EAST LEADER OF THOUGHT – PRESIDENCY

The presidency has said it does not consider the arrowhead of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, as a leader of thought in the South-east region. The Special Adviser to the president on political matters, Babafemi Ojudu, gave this as the reason why Kanu was left out of the ongoing consultations of Acting President Yemi Osinbajo with leaders […]

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SENATE ASKS PRESIDENCY TO RESUBMIT CONFAB REPORT

SENATE ASKS PRESIDENCY TO RESUBMIT CONFAB REPORT

The Senate has asked the Presidency to immediately submit the 2014 national conference report to it for legislative action. Adopting a motion on the need for unity and peaceful coexistence in the country, the upper legislative chamber said that although the report was sent to the National Assembly by former President Goodluck Jonathan early in 2015, exactly a week before […]

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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: FREED GIRL NOT ONE OF THE 219 KIDNAPPED CHIBOK SCHOOL GIRLS

PRESIDENCY: FREED GIRL NOT ONE OF THE 219 KIDNAPPED CHIBOK SCHOOL GIRLS

Against the previous announcement that another Chibok girl was released, the presidency on Thursday announced that the girl was not one of the 219 girls who were kidnapped in 2014 by the insurgent group that caused a global outrage. It was later discovered that the said freed girl was actually a 15 years old junior secondary school student from Chibok […]

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ACF TO NIGERIANS: STOP SPECULATIONS ON BUHARI’S HEALTH

ACF TO NIGERIANS: STOP SPECULATIONS ON BUHARI’S HEALTH

The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) has asked Nigerians to stop speculating and drawing conclusions on the state of President Muhammadu Buhari’s health. The Northern socio-cultural pressure group said a situation where Nigerians speculate and draw conclusions on the President’s state of health will do Nigeria nor anyone no good. The forum in a statement signed by its National Publicity Secretary, […]

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BUHARI HAS DIFFICULTY DRINKING AND EATING, BUT CABAL WON’T LET HIM TRAVEL FOR URGENT TREATMENT

BUHARI HAS DIFFICULTY DRINKING AND EATING, BUT CABAL WON’T LET HIM TRAVEL FOR URGENT TREATMENT

Three insiders in the Presidency have told SaharaReporters that President Muhammadu Buhari is being fed intravenously as he has had severe difficulty eating and drinking fluids for several days.    The sources also disclosed that, although President Buhari’s health had held up for a while after his return from an extended medical vacation in the United Kingdom, his condition has […]

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EFCC Boss, Ibrahim Magu, Not Sacked

EFCC Boss, Ibrahim Magu, Not Sacked

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has dismissed reports that its Chairman, Ibrahim Magu, has been removed from office. Recall that reports earlier surfaced, saying the Federal Government has redeployed Magu back to the Nigeria Police Force.  The report alleged that the redeployment of Magu was to pave way for the new person to be nominated by President Muhammadu […]

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PIC.34. MEMBERS OF HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES AT A SPECIAL SITTING TO MARK END OF THE 2ND YEAR 

OF THE 7TH ASSEMBLY IN ABUJA ON THURSDAY (6/6/13).

Age Qualification For Presidency, Governors And Senate Reduced To 30 Years By Reps

THE Bill seeking to reduce the age qualifications for interested candidates to contest for the positions of President, governor and senate in the country to 30 years yesterday passed second reading in the House of Representatives. The bill, which also makes provision for independent candidacy into the country’s electoral process, further reduces the age qualifications to contest for the House of […]

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FG OKAYS SALE OF 2 PRESIDENTIAL AIRCRAFTS

FG OKAYS SALE OF 2 PRESIDENTIAL AIRCRAFTS

Nigeria’s Presidency has confirmed that two presidential aircrafts, a Falcon 7X executive jet and Hawker 4000, have been put for sale. While speaking to newsmen, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, disclosed that the sale of the aircraft, which was duly authorized by President Buhari, was a way of cutting down waste. Here’s what […]

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