2019: Buhari should respect himself and retire quietly, says Okogie

Olubunmi Okogie, archbishop emeritus of the Catholic archdiocese of Lagos, says President Muhammadu Buhari should respect himself and retire quietly. Although Buhari has not spoken publicly about his decision on the next election, there are indications that the president intends to

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You were organising beauty pageant when OBJ conceived rail projects; El-Rufai replies Bruce

The war of words between Nasir el-Rufai, Kaduna state governor, and Ben Bruce, senator representing Bayelsa east, is not yet over. Both men have been involved in arguments over some rail projects in Kaduna state. Bruce had asked President Muhammadu Buhari

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Adamawa police ready to combat crime – CP

Adamawa State Commissioner of Police, Abdullahi Yarima Ibrahim says, the police command under his watch will work with other security agencies to ensure an improved police service delivery that will lead to reduction in crime and incessant violent attacks in

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Gombe CAN defends Dankwambo on Mbaka’s prediction

The Christian community in Gombe State has risen in defence of Governor Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo over 2018 predictions made by the controversial Catholic priest, Reverend Father Ejike Mbaka of the Adoration Church in Enugu. Represented by the state chairman of

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Poultry farmers lament high cost of feeds

Poultry farmers in Delta on Friday lamented the increase in price of feeds in 2017, saying it led to high cost of poultry during the Yuletide and New Year festivities. Some poultry farmers told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)

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My son now stable, Aisha Buhari thanks Nigerians

The Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Buhari, has spoken for the first time since her son, Yusuf, had a motorbike accident that left him with a head injury and a broken limb on December 26th, 2017 in Gwarimpa, Abuja.

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Delta LG poll: Thugs batter electoral officials

Some Thugs suspected to be loyal to a certain political party, have attacked electoral officials in the Ayakoromo Ward 7 (12), even as PDP and APC trade blames. Earlier in the day, some gunmen stormed the Ughelli L.G. headquarters and

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2019: APC restates commitment to peaceful, credible elections in Ebonyi

The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Saturday restated its commitment to peaceful and credible 2019 general elections in Ebonyi. The state’s Chairman of the party, Mr Eze Nwachukwu, who gave the assurance while addressing journalists in Abakaliki, therefore, appealed to

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Poly Ibadan reopens January 8

The authorities of the Polytechnic, Ibadan, on Saturday said that the institution will reopen on 8 January for the 2017/18 academic Session. The Registrar Mr. Hezekiah Fehintola urged candidates who had been offered admission to log on to the institution’s

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Mugabe’s ex-ministers charged with corruption

Two former Zimbabwean cabinet ministers who served under ex-president Robert Mugabe have been charged with corruption, their lawyers said on Saturday. Charged were the former foreign minister, Walter Mzembi and ex-energy minister Samuel Undenge. Both were charged with “criminal abuse

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