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Resume or Resign: Nigerians to hold night vigil protest in London

By Gbenga Odunsi, Abuja Nigerians in the United Kingdom have launched a new wave of protest aimed at compelling President Mohammadu Buhari to resume or resign. AljazirahNigeria gathered that there will be a Night Vigil Resume or Resign protest at

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Press secretary at age 26, communications director at 28…meet Hope Hicks, the new White House communications director

By Gbenga Odunsi, Abuja Just over two weeks since Anthony Scaramucci was fired as White House communications director, the Trump administration has named a temporary replacement: senior communications adviser Hope Hicks. As of August 16, 2017, she held the title

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Drama behind Saraki’s pension: Who is fooling who?

By Gbenga Odunsi, Abuja In July, the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) asked Abubakar Malami, Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, to institute legal action on behalf of Nigerian people to recover over N40 billion dubiously earned

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REVEALED: How Buhari’s aide, Femi Adesina is connected with Pro-Buhari protesters

By Gbenga Odunsi, Abuja Some Nigerians on Thursday morning stormed Abuja, the nation’s capital in support of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government. The protesters who are members of the Coalition for Good Governance and Change Initiative group were spotted at

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Anti-Buhari Protest: Freedom of expression under attack in Nigeria

By Gbenga Odunsi Several criticisms have trailed the policies of the Buhari-led administration, as most of them have posed a serious threat to the nation’s economic growth. However, indications have shown that criticizing President Buhari’s policies could lead people to

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EDITORIAL: Revocation of Nnamdi Kanu’s bail over breach of court orders

Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has on several occasions violated the conditions of the bail granted to him by a federal high court in Abuja, AljazirahNigeria recalls. On April 25, a federal high court sitting in Abuja

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AljazirahNigeria writes UNIMAID, ABU, over alleged fake university certificate of EFCC boss, Magu

By Gbenga Odunsi, Abuja AljazirahNigeria has written a letter of clarification to the University of Hong Kong, University of Maiduguri, and Ahmadu Bello university seeking clarification for the academic qualifications obtained by EFCC boss, Ibrahim Magu. Magu  gave lawmakers a rundown

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Nigerians in diaspora gives Saraki, Dogara 7 days ultimatum over Buhari’s health

By Gbenga Odunsi, Abuja Some Nigerians living in diaspora have called on Senate President Bukola Saraki, and Speaker Yakubu Dogara to direct the setting up of a medical panel to ascertain whether President Muhammadu Buhari is incapacitated, under the provisions

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Certificate Scandal: Watch video of EFCC boss claiming he attended ABU while his profile on EFCC website states otherwise

By Gbenga Odunsi, Abuja After rejecting the nomination of Mr Magu as the 4th substantive chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC due to an indicting report by the State Security Service, Mr Magu has been alleged for

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REVEALED: Atiku, Tinubu in cold war

By Gbenga Odunsi, Abuja In the light of the bickering over who controls the soul of the All Progressives Congress, APC, ahead of the 2019 General Election, AljazirahNigeria reports on the rift between the party’s National Leader, Bola Tinubu and

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