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Osinbajo Must Never Contest In 2019 If Buhari Dies – Doyin Okupe

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People’s Democratic Party chieftain, Doyin Okupe has discouraged Pastor Osinbajo from running for President should anything happen to Buhari. The Senior Special Assistant on Public Affairs to former President Goodluck Jonathan, Dr Doyin Okupe has given reasons Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo must not attempt to run for the President’s office ...

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National Assembly Members to Buy N50m Abuja Flats

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OF THE 7TH ASSEMBLY IN ABUJA ON THURSDAY (6/6/13).

Nigerian lawmakers are currently pushing for an accommodation provision that will ease the financial burden in securing houses for themselves. Members of the National Assembly are currently subscribing to a mortgage facility that will make each lawmaker cough out N2.5m every month, SUNDAY PUNCH has reliably learnt. It was gathered ...

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Calabar agog as Acting President Osinbajo visits

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Calabar, the Cross River State Capital was agog on Thursday as residents comprising women, men and children thronged the streets to give acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN a fitting welcome. Our correspondent who was on the entourage of the Acting President reports that from the Margret Ekpo International Airport through ...

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Economic Recession Looms in South Africa

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South Africa has been hit with high unemployment rate as the analysts have insisted that the country might soon enter recession. South Africa’s economy may be headed towards technical recession as growth rate has shrunk and unemployment has hit levels not seen in 14 years. According to a report by ...

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Goodluck Jonathan to Run for Presidency in 2019? Read Fresh Report

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Strong rumours have it that Bayelsa political juggernaut, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan might be jeering up for a rematch with President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2019 presidential election. Some leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) are reportedly mounting pressure on ex-President Goodluck Jonathan to shelve his alleged ambition to ...

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South Africa’s Zuma survives renewed calls to resign

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South African ruling party African National Congress (ANC) president and State President Jacob Zuma (C), South African parliament Speaker Baleka Mbete (L) and ANC Treasury General Zweli Mkhize (R), look on during ANC’s ordinary National Executive Committee meeting on May 27, 2017 in Pretoria. / AFP PHOTO / Phill Magakoe ...

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Stolen, diverted public funds must be accounted for – FG

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Acting President Yemi said public resources that were looted in the past few years in the country would be accounted for by those involved. Osinbajo stated this on Monday in a nationwide broadcast to mark the second anniversary of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration. He said that accounting for the funds ...

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Disharmony at G7 as Trump plays his own tune

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U.S. President Donald Trump talks to German Chancellor Angela Merkel (L) and Tunisia’s President Beji Caid Essebsi (2-L) at the G7 Summit expanded session, on May 27, 2017 in Taormina, Sicily. JONATHAN ERNST / POOL / AFP G7 nations risked unprecedented deadlock on Saturday as US President Donald Trump resisted ...

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G7 to acknowledge climate deadlock with US

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Front row, L-R: Vice President of Nigeria Yemi Osinbajo, Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta, Guinea’s President Alpha Conde, US President Donald Trump, Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni, French President Emmanuel Macron, Niger’s President Mahamadou Issoufou and Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi pose for a family photo with other participants of the ...

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