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Odigie-Oyegun, Buhari In Closed Door Meeting Over Tinubu’s Letter

By Chidozie Ogbonnaya with agency report National Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, on Friday met with President Muhammadu Buhari, barely 24 hours after being accused of sabotaging reconciliation efforts in the party. Report emanating from the

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‘Solomon Lar’s Shoes Too Big For Daughter’

BY JONATHAN IPAA,  ABUJA The legacies left behind by the late leader of the Middle Belt Forum,  the late Chief Solomon Lar, is too big to be worn by his daughter,  Hon. Beni Lar. This was the assertion of the

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EFCC ‘investigates APC’s National Working Committee’

Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) may have begun beaming its searchlight on how the National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) led by Chief John Odigie-Oyegun has been spending party funds.The move comes barely four days

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Kogi gov in another voter registration controversy

Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi has triggered a fresh controversy about his status as a registered voter when he obtained a Temporary Voter Card (TVC) at his Okene Ward. The Director-General, Media and Publicity to the Governor, Mr Kingsley Fanwo,

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Olapade Agoro Declares For 2019 Presidency

As Nigerians countdown to next year’s electioneering period, National Chairman of the National Action Council ,NAC, Dr. Olapade Agoro, declared his intention to contest for Nigeria’s top job in 2019. Agoro made this known on yesterday, in Ibadan, noting that

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Fayose In The Villa: A Meeting Of ‘Two Foes’

What was going on in the minds of President Muhammadu Buhari and Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose who are perceived by many Nigerians as foes, yesterday? Definitely, the two politicians are not the best of friends. Many have described them

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Buhari To Open-Up On 2nd Term Soon – Okorocha

By Chidozie Ogbonnaya with agency report The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC ) Governors’ Forum, Gov. Rochas Okorocha of Imo, says President Muhammadu Buhari would soon address the nation on whether he will seek re-election in 2019. Okorocha

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Reconciliation: Oyegun Sabotaging My Efforts, Says Tinubu

By Chidozie Ogbonnaya National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Senator Bola Tinubu, has written a letter to the National Chairman, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, accusing the national chairman of sabotaging his efforts at reconciling aggrieved members of the party. Tinubu’s

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What N646.6BN budget will do for Akwa Ibom – Stakeholders

By INIOBONG SUNDAY, Uyo The Akwa Ibom State budget estimate of N646.6 billion has been signed into law by governor Udom Emmanuel. It is for the implementation of key policies and progammes of government for the 2018 fiscal year. The

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INEC set to rig 2019 election, PDP alleges

Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)‎ has alleged that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) was doing everything possible to rig the 2019 general elections in favour of the All Progressives Congress (APC). The party, however, backed the National

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