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Umeh wins Anambra Central rerun election

Chief Victor Umeh of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) has won the Anambra Central Senatorial rerun election. The election took place in seven local government areas of Anambra: Njikoka, Awka North, Idemili South, Dunukofia, Awka South, Anaocha and Idemili

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Nigeria needs a well exposed, educated and eloquent young President, says Dele Momodu

Dele Momodu, publisher of Ovation Magazine, says President Muhammadu Buhari will be too “tired” to run a “complex” nation like Nigeria at the age of 76. He said Buhari should not seek re-election in 2019 because “Nigeria needs a man

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Shehu Sani blasts 7 governors for endorsing Buhari

Senator Shehu Sani representing Kaduna central senatorial district on Stuarday blasted the seven Northern governors for endorsing President Muhammadu Buhari for 2019 elections. The Senator in a tweet said the governors ran to Aso rock villa at a material time

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2019: Buhari meets Northern governors in Aso Villa

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday met with seven northern governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) extraction at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, after the Muslim faithful had joined him in the Juma’at Prayer session at the Aso Rock mosque. Speaking with State

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Shehu Sani to Buhari: Forget 2019, end herdsmen attacks, kidnappings, killingsy

Worried by the security and economic situations plaguing Nigerians, human rights activist and senator representing Kaduna Central, Shehu Sani, has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to forget his ambition of running for a second term next year and address the enormous

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Fayose attacks Buhari over appointment of northerner as NIA DG

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has chided President Muhammadu Buhari over replacement of the sacked National Intelligence Agency (NIA) Director General, Ambassador Ayo Oke with Ahmed Rufai Abubakar, a northerner, saying; “The President has further demonstrated to Nigerians that

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We’re ready for Anambra central re-run, says INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has put in place adequate measures for a free and fair election in Anambra central senatorial district. A rerun exercise will take place in the area on Saturday. Leo Nkedife, head of

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Buhari can never change from an ethnic champion to a nationalist – Fayose

Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose has chided President Muhammadu Buhari over replacement of the sacked National Intelligence Agency (NIA) Director-General, Ambassador Ayo Oke with Ahmed Rufai Abubakar, a northerner, saying; “The President has further demonstrated to Nigerians that he

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Dickson to Buhari: APC chieftains are common criminals and terrorists who should be cautioned

Governor of Bayelsa State, Honourable Henry Seriake Dickson, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to prevail on his Minister of State for Agriculture, Senator Heineken Lokpobiri, and the leader of the All Progressives Congress in the state, Timipre Sylva, to

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Imo 2019: I’ll pick my successor – Okorocha

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo state has insisted that he would produce his successor in 2019. He said his successor would come from amongst members of his ‘rescue mission’ who, he believed, would sustain the philosophy and legacies of his

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