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2017: The good, the bad in APC

In 2017, the All Progressives Congress (APC) was two years plus on the saddle, but it continues to be enmeshed in controversies which some say could adversely affect its fortune in future elections. BODE OLAGOKE writes. For the governing APC, ...

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2019 guber: PDP wants Ambode disqualified

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos State wants the Lagos state governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, disqualified from the coming 2019 governorship election. The PDP frowned at the recent three million man march for Governor Ambode, insisting that the Independent National ...

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Nasarawa lawmaker pledges support for Buhari

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By Baba Yusuf Abuja A member of the Nasarawa state Assembly representing Karu/Gitata constituency, Alhaji Hashmu Jibrin Gurku has called on Nigerians to accord the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari unflinching co-operation and support, especially in its dogged effort for ...

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Fuel Scarcity and FG’s macabre dance

In spite of its decision to keep fuel pump price at N145 per litre, the federal government last week, expressed frustration while appearing before the Senate and House Committees on Petroleum (Downstream). EZREL TABIOWO reports.   N145 per litre no ...

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CAN backs Dankwambo on Mbaka’s prediction

By Auwal Ahmad Gombe The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Gombe state chapter has lambasted Mohammed Jibrin Barde for denouncing Rev Father Ejike Mbaka’s 2018 prediction on Governor Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo which foretold that the state governor would be President ...

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Kogi tackles workers’ truancy, absenteeism

By Oyibo Salihu Lokoja The clock in, clock out system, introduced by Kogi state government is to check incessant truancy and absenteeism in the state civil service, Director General, Bureau of Information Services and Grassroots Sensitisation, Mallam Abdulkarim Abdulmalik, has ...

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We’re working for no one – Sobi FM chair

By Umar Bayo Abdulwahab Ilorin Chairman, Sobi FM, Ilorin, Alhaji Lukman Mustapha has debunked insinuations in some quarters that some opposition figures were behind the establishment of the radio station to pursue certain political interests ahead of 2019. He however ...

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Bello swears in 14 new commissioners

By Aideloje Ojo Minna Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger state has sworn in 14 new commissioners with an urge to avoid corrupt and other sharp practices that could dent their integrity. While swearing in the commissioners yesterday, the governor ...

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…Killings unacceptable – Atiku

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By Bashir Mohammed Kano Former Vice President of Nigeria and chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar has described as unacceptable the cycle of blood-letting that has led to the loss of precious lives across the country. Atiku ...

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