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APC claims it is stronger without Atiku

National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Chief John Oyegun, has called on members of the ruling party not exercise fear following the defection of the former vice president Atiku Abubakar, back to the People Democratic Party (PDP), saying ...

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Edo to host NCST conference

By Patrick Ahanor Benin City No fewer than 36 commissioners for science and technology in Nigeria will on December 11 converge in Benin City, the Edo state capital, for the Annual Council Meeting of National Council on Science and Technology ...

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Yari proposes N130bn budget for 2018

By Sanusi Muhammad Gusau Governor Abdulaziz Abubakar Yari of Zamfara state, yesterday, presented a budget estimate of over N130 billion as the state’s 2018 appropriation bill to the state House of Assembly. Tagged “Budget of Consolidation”, the governor said over ...

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No special concession to Atiku-  Makarfi

***As PDP inaugurates convention committee Chairman of the National Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Sen Ahmed Makarfi, has said the party didn’t give any concessions to former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, upon his return to PDP. The ...

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APC rejects A/Ibom LG election

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has rejected Saturday’s local government election in Akwa Ibom state, saying the poll was marred by widespread violence and irregularities. “The party wishes to inform the security agencies, government of Akwa Ibom state, the federal ...

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Police lack policy framework – Arase

By Bode Olagoke Abuja Former Inspector General of Police, Solomon Arase has said that 57 years after the nation’s independence, the country was yet to develop a national policy framework and internal security policy that will recognize, strengthen and adopt ...

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Adamawa Customs impounds N119.7m goods

By Muazu Abari Yola The Nigerian Customs Service, Adamawa command has seize smuggled goods, including rice, vehicles, textiles and soap worth over N119.7 million. Disclosing this in a press statement made available to Blueprint yesterday, Controller, Adamawa/Taraba command, Adetoye Francis, ...

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PDP chairmanship not for sale – IBB

Prelude to the forthcoming National Convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), a party stalwart and former military president, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida has deplored what he described as “heavy monetization of the process and ultimate “procurement” of the position ...

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