Politics

AD ready for credible, formidable opposition in Ondo, says Oke

By Samuel Faleye, Akure The Alliance for Democracy (AD) has vowed that it will build a strong, credible and formidable opposition party in Ondo State.

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Igbo political future is in APC, says Okorocha

By Achike Amadi, Owerri Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha has reiterated that the political future of the Igbo race can only be guaranteed in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).

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‘We won’t fight to defend Jammeh, says Gambian army chief

By Joshua Olalekan, Lagos with agency reports Gambia’s Chief of Defence, General Ousman Badgie has stated that his men would not fire a shot to defend their former commander in chief, Mr. Yahya Jammeh.

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Trump sworn in as US 45th leader, pledges to work for America

By Olaolu Oladipo, Lagos Businessman Donald Trump has been sworn in as the 45th President of the United States of America on Friday with a vow to focus more on all the problems plaguing his country. At an elaborate ceremony that took place at Capitol Hill in Washington, Trump also extolled the virtues of his immediate past president, Mr. Barack ...

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Balarabe Musa to FG: ‘Don’t ignore calls to restructure Nigeria’

By Obinna Achi, Enugu A former governor of old Kaduna State, Alhaji Balarabe Musa, has advised the Federal Government not to ignore calls to restructure the country into viable regions.

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Breaking News: IPOB alleges security men kills 11 IPOB members in Rivers

By Our Correspondent Members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) have accused security men of killing 11 of their colleagues in Rivers State on Friday.

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APC woos ex-Kebbi governor, Dakingari, PDP chairman to party

By Aliyu Bodewa, Birnin Kebbi The Kebbi State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has begun moves to woo two prominent members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) into the party.

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Fayose emerges PDP Governors’ Forum chairman

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors’ Forum has named Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti state as its new Chairman.

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Senate in rowdy session as PDP senator dumps party for APC

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja The plenary of the upper legislative chambers, the Senate became rowdy on Thursday following the defection of the member representing Akwa Ibom South, Senator Nelson Effiong, from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to All Progressives Congress (APC).

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Yoruba group to Buhari: ‘Your anti-corruption war not credible’

By Ahmed Sobiye, Abeokuta A group, the Yoruba Unity Forum (YUF) has declared that the anti- corruption crusade of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration lacks “thoroughness and fairness” in its execution.

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