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Omisore, in desperate pursuit of guber ambition eyes SDP as supporters set PDP flags ablaze

Suspected loyalists of Iyiola Omisore had on Thursday invaded the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) secretariat at Ogo Oluwa area of Osogbo, lowered the party’s flags and set them on fire. They also vandalised the party’s signpost, logo, and emblem. This is coming after Omisore lost out in a recent PDP congress of the Osun State Read more

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Kukah faults amnesty to Boko Haram; Says, it shows FG knows something we don’t

The Catholic bishop of Sokoto diocese, Matthew Kukah says the amnesty the federal government granted to repentant Boko Haram members shows it is privy to some information. Kukah, speaking during a Channels TV programme on Friday, said the offer of amnesty shows the insurgent group has not been weakened as the military claimed. The Catholic Read more

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Bishop Kukah fears 2019 elections may be difficult for Nigeria, says it will pull through only by miracle

Matthew Kukah, Catholic bishop of Sokoto diocese is afraid Nigeria is facing an uphill task as far as 2019 election is concerned. The Bishop says it will be “one of the greatest miracles” of all time if Nigeria pulls through the 2019 elections successfully. Kukah said this in an interview published in the April edition of The Africa Read more