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DSSIEC pledges fair council election

<h4>By Amaechi Okwara Asaba</h4>   The Chairman of Delta State Independent Electoral Commission DSIEC, Chief Mike Ogbodu, yesterday said that the commission would comply with the various processes that are in tandem with the 1999 constitution of federal republic of ...

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Anambra guber: UPP deplores APGA campaign antics

<h4>By Patrick Andrew Abuja</h4>   The United Progressive Party (UPP) has expressed shock over Governor Willie Obiano, the All Progressives Grand Alliance candidate in the forthcoming Anambra gubernatorial election, campaign antics alleging undue indulgence in  threats and insults on the ...

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Ex-minister Sulaiman eyes PDP publicity scribe

<h4>By Emeka Nze Abuja</h4>   Former Minister of National Planning, Prof Abubakar Olanrewaju Suleiman, has stated that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will attain major height in political accomplishment with a vibrant image maker as its National Publicity Secretary. Sulaiman ...

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Arewa youth slam IPOB over Kalu

<h4>By Ibraheem Musa Abuja</h4>   Leader of the Coalition of Northern Youths (CNY), which had issued a quit notice to Igbos to leave the North on or before October 1, Comrade Shettima Yerima,  has faulted  the  utterances of Indigenous People ...

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Again, PDP loses two Reps to APC

Two members of the House of Representatives, Zephaniah Jisalo and Yusuf Tijjani, have defected from the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, to the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC. The duo informed the House of their defection in separate letters read on ...

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One year of Kano’s political fireworks

Kano, the bastion of intense political activity, had in the past one year witnessed a plethora of stunning political developments intent on altering the political landscape of the state. BASHIR MOHAMMED writes on the clamour being intensifi ed by competing ...

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Nigeria needs restructuring – Bishop

By Francis Ogar Calabar The Bishop of Calabar Diocese, Anglican Communion, His Lordship, Right Reverend Tunde Adeleye, has stated that Nigeria needs restructuring to correct the socio-political and economic inbalance in the country. According to him, restructuring would redress the ...

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APGA tasks Nigerians on nationhood

By Saminu Ibrahim Abuja The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has urged Nigerians to take introspection and appraise themselves as part of the nation’s 57th independent anniversary in order to help the country surmount its myriad challenges. Th e party ...

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NEPAD boss lauds Buhari on Niger Delta region

By Saminu Ibrahim Abuja The Chief Executive Officer, New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD) in Nigeria, Princess Gloria Akobundu, has said President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration meant well for the people of the Niger Delta region. She said the Presidential Economic ...

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Buhari meets Akeredolu, Obiano in Aso Rock

*Anambra governor tasks INEC on neutrality  President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday had separate meetings with Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo state and his Anambra state counterpart, Mr. Willie Obiano at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. Speaking to State House correspondents at ...

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He was a remarkable offi cer – Buhari

By Abdullahi M.Gulloma Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has described the late Military Administrator of Kaduna state and chairman of Freedom Radio Kano, retired Air Vice Marshal Mukhtari Mohammed, as one of the fi nest, most principled, patriotic and loyal military ...

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