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Saraki Emerges DG Of Atiku Presidential Campaign Council

The Peoples Democratic Party has named Senate President, Bukola Saraki, as the Director-General of the Atiku Presidential Campaign Council. PDP’s chairman, Uche Secondus, made this known on his Twitter handle, @uchesecondus on Tuesday. See the list as released by Secondus: 1. President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki as Director General of Atiku Presidential Campaign Council. 2. Governor Aminu Tambuwal as ...

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Fayose: Fani-Kayode, Supporters Arrive EFCC

Scores of supporters have arrived at the Wuse 2 office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to support former Governor Ayodele Fayose. The Punch reports that some of the persons include a former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, activist, Deji Adeyanju, Fayose’s aides and others. The ex-Ekiti State Governor, whose tenure expired midnight on Monday, said earlier in ...

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DMS Hosts 4-Inch High Heel Race Among Ladies

DAK Marketing Services Limited (DMS), an Integrated Marketing Communications Company based in Lagos, Nigeria would hold the 2ndedition of its flagship program, 4–Inch Heel Race Competition on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at the Main Bowl, National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos. The event is aimed at creating excitement, entertainment and confidence among young women in Nigeria. Young Nigerian women between the ages of 18 and 28 will participate in this ...

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Rescue Leah Sharibu Now, Atiku Tells FG

Former Nigeria’s Vice-President and Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has called on the Federal Government to rescue Leah Sharibu from the captivity of Boko Haram immediately. Reacting to the killing of an aid worker,  Hauwa  Leman, by the terrorist organisation on his Twitter handle, Atiku said, “I’m deeply saddened by the murder of Hauwa Leman, an ICRC ...

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10-Year Validity For Nigerian Passport Starts December

Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) scheduled December 2018 for the commencement of the issuance of Nigerian Passport with 10 years validity. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Mr Mohammed Babandede, Comptroller-General of NIS, unveiled the plan when he visited Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo state in Ibadan. The immigration boss and some senior officers were in Ibadan for the first ...

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Fayose To Storm EFCC Today With Bedclothes, Pillowcase

The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, whose tenure expired midnight on Monday, said earlier in the day that he would visit the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Tuesday (today) with his bedclothes and pillowcase. Fayose’s immunity ends along with his tenure and he has been invited to the headquarters of the EFCC where he will answer to allegations that ...

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Police Gun Down Ex-Finance Minister’s Daughter, Family Kicks

The family of a former finance minister, Nenadi Usman, has written the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, over what it termed the cold murder of 31-year-old Anita Akapson, the daughter of the former minister. In a petition signed by the lawyer to the family, Kayode Ajulo, the Usmans alleged that the Akapson “was trailed, targeted, intercepted, her vehicle brushed, blocked ...

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Boko Haram Kills Another Aid Worker, FG Expresses Shock

The Nigerian Government has said it was shocked and saddened at the killing of another aid worker, Hauwa Mohammed Liman by Boko Haram on Monday, despite the actions taken by the government and the widespread appeal to save the young woman. In a statement issued in London on Monday, the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, described the ...

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One Policeman, Three Civilians Die In Bayelsa Cult Clash

One unnamed policeman and three civilians have been killed in Bayelsa State as a result of cult activities in the state, it has been learnt. The killings of the four persons  took place in two separate incidents in the state on Sunday. While the policeman, said to be of the Police Mobile Force, was killed in Yenagoa, the three civilians ...

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Obi Not On Twitter — Aide

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Vice Presidential Candidate for the 2019 elections, Mr. Peter Obi, is not on Twitter, his Special Adviser, Mr. Valentine Obienyem, said on Monday. He was reacting to a statement published in some newspapers purportedly extracted from Obi’s supposed Twitter handle, which, for reasons only known to the impostor, used the term “lifeless” in relation to the ...

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