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61 political parties reject Amina Zaka, INEC election guidelines

No fewer than 61 political parties have rejected Amina Zakari, a national commissioner at Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) as head of the National Collation Centre. The opposition parties also kicked against the draft released by the INEC on election guidelines. Ikenga Ugochinyere, publicity secretary of the inter-party advisory council, said in a statement that Read more

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PDP North-East campaign DG dumps party for APC

Senator Saidu Umar Kumo, the director-general of People’s Democratic Party (PDP) presidential campaign in the Northeast, has joined the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) This was disclosed by an aide of Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari. “Senator Saidu Umar Kumo from Gombe and North East DG Atiku/PDP Presidential Campaign Council has dumped PDP and joined the moving Read more

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In The News: Agency headed by Buhari’s in-law caught in another massive procurement fraud

President Muhammadu Buhari’s son-in-law, Junaid Abdullahi, is the executive secretary of the federal interventionist agency established in 2003 to develop the country’s border communities. Emerging reports has revealed that no fewer than 815 contractors were recently shortlisted by the Border Communities Development Agency (BDCA) for hundreds of constituency projects despite failing to meet federal contracting Read more

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Election 2019: Atiku Support Group embarks on fitness, sensitisation walk

Atiku Support Group on Friday embarked on fitness walk in preparation for the 2019 general election scheduled to begin on Feb. 16, NAN reports. The Chairman of Coalition of Like Minds Atiku Support Group (CLMASG), Princess Kemi Adesanya, led hundreds of women and youths on the fitness walk to sensitise the electorate ahead of the Read more

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Details…Taiwo Afolabi’s source of fund for Nmulti-billion Marriott Hotel project uncovered!

Details of how billionaire businessman, Taiwo Afolabi sourced for fund to begin work on his multi-billion naira Marriot Hotel has been dug out. The Sifax boss’ huge money gulping newest project is said to be quietly and strategically located in the heart of Government Reserve Area, Ikeja, Lagos, societynow.ng has reported. Those in the know Read more

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Buhari, South West traditional rulers meet in Abuja

A delegation of traditional rulers from the Southwest has visited the Presidential Villa on Friday where President Muhammadu Buhari urged them to use their grassroots connections to foster peaceful elections. The delegation was led by the Ooni of Ife, and Co-chair of Traditional Rulers of Nigeria, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi. According to Buhari, those who fear Read more

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Dogara on Insecurity: Where are the northern elders who faulted Jonathan?

The Speaker of the Federal House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara has lampooned northern elders for being silent on protracted insecurity in the region Dogara said the elders in Borno and other northern states criticised former President Goodluck Jonathan over killings in the region but have refused to react to multiple spates of killings under Muhammadu Read more

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Ogun 2019: APC leaders are fighting me for developing Abeokuta – Amosun

Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun state yesterday disclosed why leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) are quarrelling with him. The governor revealed that the war against him is because of the massive infrastructure development he has done in Abeokuta, the state capital over other regions in the state. The outgoing governor, however, said he Read more