Bayelsa Assembly in disarray as two speakers emerge, thugs elope with mace/newsheadline247.com
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Bayelsa Assembly in disarray as two speakers emerge, thugs elope with mace

The Bayelsa State House of Assembly was in total confusion as two parallel leaderships, both within the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), emerged. News reports state that the crisis in the state assembly made up of 24 members began when the incumbent speaker called the house to order about 10:00am on Monday, and indefinitely adjourned Read more

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Nigeria at 59: All is not well with the nation – Judiciary under attack, youths facing intimidation —Atiku

A former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar in his message ahead of Nigeria’s 59th Independence Anniversary said all is not well with the country. The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the February 23, 2019 election, , in his message on Monday,  said the nation’s founding fathers could never have fathomed Read more

RevolutionNow: We are ready for Buhari’s govt ridiculous charges, Sowore declares/newsheadline247.com
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RevolutionNow: We are ready for Buhari govt, Sowore declares

Omoyele Sowore, the co-convener of RevolutionNow, on Monday declared that he is ready for the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government saying they are in court to attend to their (Federal Government) ridiculous charges. Sowore, who contested under the platform of the African Action Congress, AAC, in the 2019 presidential election made the disclosure to journalists inside Read more

We’ll follow due process to defend, protect our rights – BUA Group on NPA decommissioning of Port Harcourt terminal/newsheadline247.com
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We’ll follow due process to defend, protect our rights – BUA Group on NPA decommissioning of Port Harcourt terminal

Leading foods and infrastructure giant, BUA Group and owners of BUA Ports and Terminal, Port Harcourt, has said it will follow due process in defending and protecting its rights against the recent decommissioning of its Terminal in Port Harcourt by the Nigerian Port Authority (NPA) – a move described by the maritime union and industry Read more

Nigerians deserve to know reasons for stripping VP Osinbajo of some statutory responsibilities – Southern leaders/newsheadline247.com
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Nigerians deserve to know reasons for stripping VP Osinbajo of some statutory responsibilities – Southern leaders

Leaders from the Southern Regions and Middle Belt of Nigeria have demanded that the Federal Government should explain to Nigerians the reasons for stripping Vice President Yemi Osinbajo of some of his statutory responsibilities The Southern and Middle Belt Leaders Forum (SMBLF) in a statement on Sunday said it was following with keen interest developments Read more

Kogi governor, Yahaya Bello, budgets millions for burials - Report/newsheadline247
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Kogi Guber Election: Miyetti Allah backs Governor Bello, urges Fulanis on ‘Ruga-to-Ruga’ campaign

The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has adopted Governor Yahaya Bello as its candidate for the forthcoming Nov. 16 governorship election in the state. The National Organising Secretary of the group, Aliyu Saleh, who made the declaration at a news conference in Lokoja on Saturday, directed Fulanis in the state to immediately Read more