Monthly Archives: May 2018

PDP To APC: Account For N10tn Stolen By Your Leaders

The Peoples Democratic Party challenged the Presidency and the All Progressives Congress to immediately account for over N10tn public fund allegedly stolen by APC leaders and members of the Buhari Presidency cabal. The PDP, in a statement on Monday by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, said the APC and the Presidency had been playing saint. The opposition party said ...

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Govts Fuelling Corruption With N241bn Annual Security Votes – TI

A report by Transparency International  has revealed that federal and states government spend N241bn on security votes annually. The funds, known as “security votes” are a relic of military rule, mainly disbursed in hard cash and nominally released for dealing with unexpected security issues. The Punch quotes Reuters as reporting on Monday that they come from both federal and state ...

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May 30 Biafra Day: Tension Mounts In South-East

There was tension in Enugu and other major cities in the South-East on Monday over the planned celebration of the Biafra Day on Wednesday (tomorrow). One of our correspondents in Enugu observed that many residents are worried over the possible breakdown of law and order on the day. There are also concerns over possible clashes between pro-Biafran activists and security ...

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Atiku Appoints Gbenga Daniel Campaign DG

Former Nigeria’s Vice-President and presidential aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has appointed former governor of Ogun State, Chief Gbenga Daniel, as Director-General of his campaign. The Atiku Media Office made this known in a statement in Abuja on Monday. According to the statement, Daniel’s experiences both in politics and the private sector will have bearing in ...

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APC Congratulates Nigerians On 2018 Democracy Day

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has congratulated all Nigerians on the occasion of the 2018 Democracy Day Celebrations. In a statement signed by the National Publicity Secretary, Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi, the APC said our journey as a nation since 1999 when we returned to democratic rule had not been an easy one but our country had soldiered on. The APC ...

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Why I’m Attracted To Politics, Says Elishama Ideh Who Wants To Be Nigeria’s President

Her audacity in the face of formidable odds, her passion for people and her love for her country, have never been in doubt. Dr. Elishama Ideh’s decades of social engineering and entrepreneurship are metamorphosing into a bigger national service, writes Azubike Ogbonnaya Dr. Elishama Ideh has been a social entrepreneur, a path she has traversed for decades. She further believes ...

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Talented Youths Contributing To Excellence Of Lagos – Ambode

…marks children’s day with special evening of arts Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, on Sunday evening acknowledged the efforts of exceptionally talented children and youths in contributing to the excellence which the State is known for, saying they deserved to be commended and celebrated. Speaking at a Special Evening of Arts held at Lagos House in Alausa, Ikeja to ...

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