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EFCC Board: Buhari’s nominees splits Senate over exclusion of South-South, South-East from list

There was uproar in the Senate on Tuesday over the exclusion of South-South and South-East in the list of nominees submitted for the board of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) by President Muhammadu Buhari. The senators were divided as the lawmakers from the South-East and the South-South protested the exclusion of the two Read more

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PDP kicks as EFCC insists it didn’t raid Atiku son’s apartment but Orji’s

Anti-graft agency, the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) has described the allegations that its operatives on Monday raided the Abuja home of Atiku Abubakar’s sons, as pure lies. The EFCC said in a series of tweets that detectives only searched the house where the son of a former Governor of Abia State, Senator Theodore Orji, Read more

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Buhari charges African youth, says ‘war against corruption is yours to lead and win’

President Muhammadu Buhari has challenged young Africans to champion the fight against corruption, saying their involvement is critical to winning the anti-graft war in the continent. The President threw the challenge at the youth while declaring open the 2018 Africa Youth Congress Against Corruption (AYCAC) at the presidential villa, Abuja, the nation’s capital. Buahari said Read more

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My Govt will not abandon Amosun’s developmental projects – GNI

Dispelling the notion that he may abandon uncompleted projects of the current administration in the State, the African Democratic Congress (ADC)  governorship candidate, Prince Gboyega Nasir Isiaka (GNI) has assured that his government would be committed to the continuance of all ongoing projects in the Gateway State.  The ADC governorship hopeful gave the assurance Saturday Read more

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REVEALED! Buhari won 75% of 13.5m votes casted by Nigerians without PVC in 2015

According to data from the Independent and National Electoral Commission (INEC), at least 13.5 million Nigerians were discovered to have voted manually in the 2015 presidential election. The analysis of the data revealed that 75 percent of votes cast without PVC were in states won by the then candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Read more

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A look back at Nigeria’s success in battling AIDS

Nigeria is home to one of the world’s largest populations of people living with HIV. And while health care workers in the country are often strapped for resources and don’t have access to the latest medications, they have made significant progress in the fight against the virus, according to Phyllis Kanki, professor of immunology and infectious diseases Read more

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Omo-Agege says Buhari would have breached ECOWAS protocol signing Electoral Bill

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege (Delta Central) said the ECOWAS Protocol on Democracy and Good Governance forbids President Muhammadu Buhari from signing the Electoral Bill. The All Progressives Congress (APC) lawmaker gave this insight in a phone interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Friday night. Article 2 of the protocol forbids member Read more

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2019: Gboyega Isiaka vows to boost Ogun economy via grants, traders’ autonomy

Ogun State gubernatorial candidate of the African Democratic Congress (ADC), Prince Gboyega Nasir Isiaka (GNI) has promised to drive economic growth in Ogun State by also giving grants and operational autonomy to cooperative groups and traders in the state.  He said this at Saala-Orile Yewa North Local government on Thursday during the campaign tour of Read more