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Kwankwaso An Impostor, Rained Curses On Me – Ganduje

Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has described his predecessor, Rabiu Kwankwaso, as “selfish”, saying he rained curses on him. Ganduje, while receiving some former members of the Peoples Democratic Party who defected to the All Progressives Congress in the state on Wednesday night, described Kwankwaso as an ‘impostor’. The governor said, “It is natural to be a bit selfish ...

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Uzodinma At State House As Osinbajo Presides Over NEC  

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is currently presiding over the expanded National Economic Council, NEC meeting which is the first in 2020. In attendance at the meeting holding at the State House Conference Hall, Abuja includes Senator Hope Uzodinma who was recently declared the governor of Imo State by the Supreme Court. The meeting started about 11 am after the arrival ...

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Naira Marley To ‘Marlians’: Don’t Destroy Your Future

Controversial hip hop artist, Azeez Fashola, popularly known as Naira Marley, on Wednesday, cautioned his fans, whom he calls ‘Marlians’, against destroying their future. The music star, who made this known via his Twitter page, told the youths not to endanger their future while enjoying their lives. “As Marlian, you have to enjoy your youth but don’t destroy your future,” he tweeted. ...

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Collapse APGA Into APC To Achieve Igbo Presidency, Ngige Advises

Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige, has called on leaders of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) to collapse their party into the All Progressives Congress (APC) if they are serious about protecting Igbo interest. According to Ngige, rather than deceiving the people with the propaganda that they stood for Igbo interest, APGA should be collapsed into the APC ...

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Two Brothers Set Ablaze For Robbing Pregnant Woman

There was pandemonium in Uyo, Akwa Ibom state capital, Wednesday as residents of Abak Road, Uyo, by the flyover caught two armed robbers that robbed a pregnant woman and burnt them to ashes. It was gathered that the hoodlums were actually four in number but two others managed to escape. An eyewitness who did not want to be mentioned said ...

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Presidency Undecided As US Is Set To Place Visa Restriction On Nigeria

The United States President, Donald Trump, is set to add Nigeria and six others to a new list of countries on America’s visa restriction. The new restrictions will apply to travellers and immigrants from Belarus, Eritrea, Kyrgyzstan, Myanmar, Nigeria, Sudan and Tanzania. As of today, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Somalia, Syria and Yemen are on the list, while in the ...

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Obi’s Kinsmen Hail Emergence As Governor Of The Decade

The people of Agulu, Anambra State, have expressed happiness over the emergence of their son, Mr. Peter Obi, as “The Governor of the Decade” in Nigeria. Obi, the immediate past Governor of Anambra State and Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) during the 2019 presidential election, was conferred with the award by THISDAY during the newspaper’s Silver Jubilee celebration ...

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Fast-Track Prosecution Of Power Sector Corruption Cases, SERAP Tells AGF, EFCC, ICPC

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice Mr Abubakar Malami SAN; the Acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Ibrahim Magu, and Chairman Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Professor Bolaji Owasanoye to: “revisit and fast-track prosecution of all cases of corruption in the electricity ...

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Anambra Female Politician Protests Male Dominance In APC’s NEC

Raymond Ozoji, Awka A female politician and ranking member of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Mrs Constance Iloh, has protested the paucity of female members in the party’s National Executive Council (NEC), while calling for a female replacement for the former national auditor of the party, Chief George Muoghalu. Muoghalu who was elected as the national auditor of the party ...

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