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Obasanjo – Churches In Nigeria Celebrate Corruption


Former President Olusegun Obasanjo is blaming churches for the high rate of corruption in the country. Obasanjo made the accusation while delivering a speech titled: ‘The role of the church in the fight against corruption in Nigeria’, at the convention of Victory Life Bible Church International in Abeokuta, Ogun state; ...

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Sheriff’s PDP tackles Jonathan

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As the leadership tussle rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) lingers on, the Deputy National Chairman of the party, Dr Cairo Ojougboh, on Friday, declared that the 20-man reconciliation committee set up by the stakeholders at a peace meeting convened by former President, Dr Goodluck Jonathan, was his private arrangement ...

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UK Reveals the Most Important National Resources in Nigeria


Oil and gas aren’t the most important national resources in Nigeria, according to the Britain High Commissioner to Nigeria, His excellency, Paul Thomas Arkwright. Instead of blaming its colonial master for its lack of industrial development, Nigeria need to look inward and find solutions to her problems, he said. “I ...

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‘I Am Too Old To Be Governor’- El- Rufai

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Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State, has described himself as being too old to be governor. Speaking in Kaduna on the need to reform the State Civil Service, El-Rufai emphasised on the need for young and experienced Nigerians to govern states in the country. The governor insisted that giving the ...

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Reps reject bill to empower NASS to impeach governors


The House of Representatives on Wednesday rejected a bill for an Act to empower the National Assembly to impeach state governors and their deputies. The bill, sponsored by Rep. Edward Pwajok (Plateau-PDP) sought to alter the Constitution to empower the National Assembly to remove the governor and his deputy in ...

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Leftist Moreno wins Ecuador presidency


Ecuador’s President Rafael Correa (R) celebrates in advance with a birthday cake his April 6 anniversary, next to President elect Lenin Moreno (out of frame) and Vice-president-elect Jorge Glas (L), at the Carondelet presidential palace, during the exchange of guard ceremony in Quito on April 3, 2017.<br />Socialist Lenin Moreno ...

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South Africa’s top trade union tells Zuma to go


South Africa’s powerful trade union federation Cosatu, a key coalition partner of the ruling ANC, on Tuesday called for embattled President Jacob Zuma to resign following a deeply unpopular cabinet reshuffle. Union general secretary Bheki Ntshalintshali said it was time for Zuma to “step down” after his purge last week ...

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Plateau Lawmakers Impeach Deputy Speaker…See New Details


The highly embattled Speaker of the Plateau State House of Assembly has been impeached by his colleagues. The Plateau State House of Assembly has impeached its Deputy Speaker, Mr Yusuf Gagdi. This followed a letter signed by 18 members of the House read at Tuesday’s plenary session by the Majority ...

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BREAKING News: Ondo Assembly Elects New Speaker and Deputy as Factional Lawmakers Boycott Election


The lawmaker representing Ifedore Constituency on Monday morning emerged the new Speaker of the crisis-ridden Ondo state House of Assembly as factional lawmakers boycott the election. The lawmaker representing Ifedore Constituency, Bamidele David Oloyelogun, on Monday morning, emerged the new Speaker of the crisis-ridden Ondo state House of Assembly. According ...

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Fashola named Minister of the Year


Former Governor of Lagos state and the Minister of Power, Works and Housing has won the Minister of the Year Award, Babatunde Raji Fashola organised by City People Magazine. Mr. Fashola’s said in his remarks at the ceremony. Read below P R O T O C O L S It ...

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