Osinbajo redeploys 9 permanent secretaries

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, has approved the deployment of nine federal permanent secretaries to ministries and departments. The exercise followed the posting of 15 permanent secretaries earlier in the week. The latest development was conveyed in a circular issued on Friday by

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I’m “President in-waiting”, says Fayose

Ekiti State Governor Peter Ayodele Fayose is famous for his controversies. On Saturday, ahead of President Muhammed Buhari’s arrival from London,  Fayode declared himself as Nigeria’s president in-waiting. He spoke at the Jolly Nyame Stadium, Jalingo –the Taraba State capital

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APC welcomes Buhari, salutes Osinbajo

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has welcomed President Muhammadu Buhari to the country after he spent 105 days in London, UK for medical vacation. In a statement issued by its National Publicity Secretary, Bolaji Abdullahi, the ruling party commended the

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Plateau sponsors 229 pilgrims to Saudi Arabia

The Plateau State Government has sponsored 229 persons to perform this year’s Hajj. This came two years after Governor Simon Lalong announced that he had suspended sponsorship of pilgrims due to paucity of funds. The state government only sponsored the

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Sultan directs Muslims to observe new moon from August 22

Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, on Saturday urged Muslims to watch out for the new moon of Dhulhajj1438AH from Tuesday, August 22. The Sultan gave the directive in a statement by Prof. Sambo Junaidu, Chairman, Advisory Committee on

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Police declare Biafra Secret Service illegal, warns Nnamdi Kanu

Commissioner of Police Abia, State Command, CP Adeleye Oyebade has declared the recently formed Biafra Security Service of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), led by Nnamdi Kanu, illegal. He was reacting to video of showing Nnamdi Kanu, inspecting some

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Building owned by Saraki’s aide collapses, injures three persons in Ilorin

A building under construction around Sulu Gambari way in Ilorin, Kwara state, allegedly belonging to Moshood Mustapha, Senior Special Assistant to Senator Saraki on Legislative Matters, has collapsed. SaharaReporters learnt that the building was an extension of Crystal House International

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Anambra 2017: Chidoka emerges UPP candidate

A former Minister Of Aviation, Chief Osita Chidoka, has emerged the gubernatorial candidate of the United Progressives Party (UPP) in Anambra. Chidoka beat his opponent, Chief Chudi Offodile in the primary congress held in Awka on Saturday. Announcing the result,

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S’Eagles beat Benin Republic 2-0, qualify for CHAN

Nigeria claimed a 2-0 win over Benin in the return leg of the 2018 CAF African Nations Championship (CHAN) qualifier at Sani Abacha Stadium in Kano on Saturday. The Super Eagles were aware that an early goal could boost their

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BREAKING: President Buhari finally arrives Nigeria after Nigerians protested at the Abuja house in London

By Gbenga Odunsi, Abuja President Buhari has finally arrived Nigeria after spending 103 days on a medical trip in London. Buhari’s plane landed at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja at about 4:35 pm on Saturday afternoon. Dozens of state

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