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APC: Saraki’s Actions Constitute High Treason, As PDP Plans To Attack APC Senators

Insists on National Assembly Reconvening The All Progressives Congress (APC) says there are sinister plans by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to attack some APC Senators as part of the PDP’s desperate bid to ensure that Dr. Bukola Saraki clings to the position of Senate President. In a statement signed by the Acting National Publicity Secretary, Yekini Nabena, the APC ...

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If I Go, Saraki, Others Will Go, Says Akpabio

Sen. Godswill Akpabio (APC-Akwa Ibom) said any move to declare his seat vacant in the Senate will prove abortive as it would trigger a domino effect. Akpabio, who is a lawyer, made this known in an interview with newsmen in Abuja on Monday. He said though he has not heard about it, if his seat must be declared vacant, the ...

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Chilling Diary Of Mum Who Killed Her Four Children

The chilling diary entries of a mother who killed her four children have been revealed as the convicted murderer could be proven innocent 15 years after being jailed. Kathleen Folbigg, from New South Wales, Australia, was found guilty in 2003 of killing her two sons and two daughters by suffocation between 1989 and 1999. She is currently serving a 40-year ...

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No Date Yet For NASS To Reconvene – Saraki, Dogara

The leadership of the National Assembly has said that there is no date yet for the National Assembly to reconvene to consider the N242 billion virement for the 2019 elections, the News Agency of Nigeria reports. The President of the Senate Dr Bukola Saraki and his counterpart in the House of Representatives Hon. Yakubu Dogara, disclosed this in a statement ...

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Saraki Visits Obasanjo In Abeokuta

Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on Monday, visited Nigeria’s former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, in Abeokuta, his second visit to a retired Nigerian leader. Last Wednesday, he also visited former military ruler, General Ibrahim Babangida, in Minna, capital of Niger State. Saraki arrived at the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL) about 5.27 p.m. The meeting, which held behind closed doors lasted ...

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NASS Cancels Tuesday Meeting

The National Assembly will not reconvene on Tuesday, spokesman of the House of Representatives, Mr Abdulrazak Namdas said. He told The PUNCH that the House in truth, had yet to decide on a reconvening date. This was contrary to the statement credited to  the Deputy Speaker, Mr Yussuff Lasun, who last week announced that the National Assembly would reconvene tomorrow,  to ...

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Obiano’s Wife Builds House For Homeless Widow In Anambra

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The wife of Governor of Anambra State, Chief (Mrs.) Ebelechukwu Obiano, has urged Anambra people to be their brothers and sisters keepers by helping the less privileged in the society. Mrs Obiano made the plea at the commissioning of 2-Bedroom bungalow built for a widow at Umudioka Awka-south local govermment area Anambra State. The building project was ...

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National Assembly Bye-Election Victories, Endorsement of President Buhari-Led APC Administration – APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) says its hat-trick victories following weekend’s bye-elections for the Katsina North; Bauchi South Senatorial seats and the Lokoja/Kogi Federal Constituency House of Representatives seat has again powerfully demonstrated the confidence and trust by Nigerians in the President Muhammadu Buhari administration. In a statement by the Ag. National Publicity Secretary, Yekini Nabena, the APC said, “While ...

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Over 23,000 Applicants Apply For 1,000 Jobs In Bayelsa

More than 23,000 applicants have applied for the 1,000 jobs recently promised by the Bayelsa State Governor, Mr. Seriake Dickson. The Commissioner III in the state Civil Service Commission, Chief Kunle Igoni-Claudius, revealed this in Yenagoa on Monday during the unveiling of the CSC Website by the Deputy Governor of the state, Rear Admiral John Jonah (retd.). Governor Dickson had ...

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I’ll Quit Politics If APGA Fails — Ibuzo

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Hon. Edward Obiefuna Ibuzo, incumbent lawmaker representing Onitsha-North 2 state constituency in the 6th Anambra State House of Assembly has made it clear that he will quit politics if the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) fails in the country as a political party. Ibuzo stated that he belongs to APGA and that he would remain in the ...

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