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2019: Atiku greatest fear of APC – Fani-Kayode


Former minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode says former Vice president Atiku Abubakar is the All Progressive Congress, APC’s greatest fear come 2019. Fani Kayode revealed that hate comments from APC governors: Nasir El Rufai and Bello Masari showed that they were deeply hurt by Atiku’s exit. He also added that ...

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UN to vote on new North Korea sanctions targeting oil

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The UN Security Council will vote Friday on a US-drafted resolution ramping up sanctions on North Korea by restricting oil supplies vital for Pyongyang’s missile and nuclear programs. The United States has been in negotiations with China, Pyongyang’s ally, on slapping new sanctions in response to the November 28 test ...

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Republican hints at deal to let young immigrants stay in US

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The Republican-led US Senate will take up a bill next month to regularize the status of hundreds of thousands of undocumented immigrants who arrived in the country as children, a Republican senator said Wednesday. Senator Jeff Flake of Arizona wrote on Twitter that Congress’s upper chamber will take up draft ...

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Tinubu trying to sell rejected APC to Oyo people –PDP

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The Oyo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party on Monday dismissed the speech by the national leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, while welcoming former governor Adebayo Alao-Akala and other defectors to the party on Saturday, as an attempt to sell a rejected party to the people ...

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Buhari extends tenure of Service Chiefs


President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday approved the extension of the tenure of the Chief of Defence Staff, the Chief of Army Staff, the Chief of Air Staff and the Chief of Naval Staff. The approval was confirmed by the Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali, in a statement by his Public ...

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Fayose borrowed N56b in three years – DMO


The Debt Management Office (DMO) has come out with the debt profile of Ekiti State within the three years of Governor Ayo Fayose in power. According to DMO, Fayose has borrowed a total sum of N56 billion since coming to power on October 16, 2014. In its latest bulletin released ...

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Osinbajo, governors join Buhari to cut birthday cakes


Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo and some state governors on Sunday joined President Muhammadu Buhari to cut his birthday cakes. The President’s wife, Aisha, also joined them for the event that took place inside Buhari’s official residence at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The President’s Personal Assistant on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie, posted ...

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Akintoye, Gani Adams seek regionalism as way forward for Nigeria


A foremost African historian, Prof. Banji Akintoye and the National Coordinator of Odua Peoples Congress (OPC), Gani Adams, yesterday urged Nigerians leaders to reconsider regionalism as the best arrangement for the country. Their admonition followed increasing calls for restructuring anchored on true federalism.In separate interviews with The Guardian, they said ...

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