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We’ll Begin Transformation Of Maracana Stadium, Ajegunle To Multi-Purpose Sports Centre Soon – Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Thursday evening visited the popular Maracana football stadium in Ajegunle, assuring that the plan to transform the facility to a world class multi-purpose sports complex, that would help teeming youths harness their natural talents in a positive way would commence soon. Governor Ambode, who spoke to scores of residents, especially youths who came ...

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Bianca Ojukwu’s Senatorial Ambition Tears APGA Apart

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Barely two weeks after the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) survived the National leadership tussle of the party via the Supreme Court, the party has again been enmeshed in fresh crisis following the senatorial ambition of Mrs. Bianca Ojukwu, wife of the late Dim Chukwuemeka Ojukwu. Currently the state chairman of the party Chief Nobert Obi who ...

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APC Is Evil, Divisive, Incompetent – Lamido

A former Governor of Taraba State, Alhaji Sule Lamido, has described the President Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress at the centre as incompetent, visionless, evil and divisive. Lamido, a presidential aspirant under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, made the allegations on Thursday when he and his entourage paid a consultation visit to Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson at ...

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Anambra Legislature Confirms Appointment Of Transition Committee Chairmen

… lawmaker rejects Anambra-east chairmanship nominee Raymond Ozoji, Awka The Anambra State House of Assembly on Thursday confirmed the appointment of transition committtee chairmen for the 21 local government areas in the state. The confirmation was effected when the House dissolved plenary and reverted  to committee of the whole where the Speaker of the House Barr. Rita Maduagwu read out ...

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I Want To Replicate Obiano’s Achievements In Aguata 1 Constituency, Says Ezeno 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Engr. Godwin Onyeanusi Christopher Ezeno has said that he is in politics to do things differently and to replicate Govermor Willie Obiano’s achievements in Aguata 1 state  constituency. He said if given the mandate of his people to represent them at the Anambra State House of Assembly in 2019, he woud provide an unprecedented representation at the ...

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Amaechi Never Said Oshiomhole Is Bad Luck To APC – Keyamo

President Muhammadu Buhari Campaign Organisation has denied a news item purporting that the Director-General of Buhari Campaign Organisation, Rotimi Amaechi, disparaged the Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, to the effect that he is “bad luck” to the Party. A statement by the Spokesman of the organisation, Festus Keyamo, indicated that the news item “is a ...

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Senator Dino Melaye Abducted

Senator Dino Melaye has reportedly been abducted by unknown persons while on his way to Kogi State for a court hearing. Senator Ben Murray-Bruce raised the alarm on his Twitter handle on Thursday. Murray-Bruce revealed that Melaye’s brother, Moses Melaye informed him of the abduction. He wrote; “I have just been informed by Moses Melaye, @dino_melaye’s brother, that Dino has been ...

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75 Nigerian Football Fans Vanish In Russia

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said 75 out of 230 stranded Nigerian Football fans vanished in Russia after the 2018 FIFA World Cup . The ministry’s spokesperson, Dr Tope Elias-Fatile, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday in Abuja that the fans absconded in spite of government’s efforts to repatriate them. Fatile said that 230 stranded Nigerian football ...

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Man Kills Mother In Anambra Over Breakfast

A man whose name could not be ascertained as of press time on Wednesday allegedly killed his mother over disagreement on choice of food for breakfast, The Punch reported. A family member, who spoke on condition of anonymity, told PUNCH Metro that while the mother was preparing yam porridge for breakfast, his son said he preferred noodles. He said, “An argument ensued ...

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