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Brewing War: Nigeria ‘Deploys Warship’ to The Gambia


President Buhari seems prepared to settle the political impasse in The Gambia using force following the controversial stand of President Yahya Jammeh. Nigeria’s newest warship, the NNS Unity, is sailing towards The Gambia ahead of possible military intervention over President Yahya Jammeh’s refusal to accept election defeat and step down ...

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PDP Members Boycott Meeting Organized by Ali Modu Sheriff


Factional leader of the PDP, Ali Modu Sheriff has failed in convening a party meeting scheduled recently to address political issues. A meeting organized by former Borno governor, Ali-Modu Sheriff was shunned by members of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) because he failed to call for the re-opening of the ...

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FG Releases N388 Billion To 17 States (See Full List)


President Muhammadu Buhari has released developmental funds to some states in Nigeria to salvage the imminent case of insolvency. The Federal Government has released N388.304 Billion to 17 States as part of the N522 Billion bail out funds approved by President Muhammadu Buhari for some states with Governor Ayo Fayose’s ...

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Buhari Moves To Install Barrow As Gambian President


President Muhammadu Buhari based on international mandate is moving to ensure the removal of Gambia dictator of 22 years, Yahya Jammeh from the seat of power. President Muhammadu Buhari has initiated moves towards the actualisation of the mandate given to Gambian president-elect, Adama Barrow according to the Nigerian Tribune. According ...

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Jammeh accuses ECOWAS of declaring war


Gambian President Yahya Jammeh has accused the West African regional bloc ECOWAS of declaring war after demanding that he stand down following his defeat at the ballot box. Regional leaders warned last month that the 15-member ECOWAS would “take all necessary action to enforce the results” of the December 1 ...

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APC plotting to bomb my plane – Wike


THE Rivers State Governor, Chief Nyesom Wike, has accused the leaders of the All Progressives Congress in Rivers State of planning to bomb him while travelling in a plane. Wike explained that the target was for the APC in the state to get rid of him in its desperate bid ...

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Reps Seek 20-years Jail Term For Terrorism Financiers


Lawmakers in the green chamber are currently pushing for a lengthy jail term for financiers of terrorism. The leadership of the House of Representatives has put in place adequate machinery to ensure the passage of a bill seeking to prescribe 20-year jail term for those convicted of sponsoring terrorism in ...

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