2023: I am not part of the poster - Obi reacts to viral presidential campaign material - newsheadline247.com
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2023: I am not part of the poster – Obi reacts to viral presidential campaign material

Vice presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 presidential election has reacted to campaign poster circulating online ahead of the 2023 presidency. Obi alongside former Kano State Governor, Rabiu Kwankwaso appeared on the campaign poster which surfaced online Friday, as presidential and vice-presidential candidates respectively ahead of the 2023 general election. The Slogan Read more

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Fuel price, electricity tariff hike will benefit ordinary Nigerians, says Lai Mohammed

The minister of information and culture, Lai Mohammed, has said the increase in the price of fuel and electricity tariff will benefit ordinary Nigerians in the long run. Mohammed stated this on Saturday during a meeting with online publishers in Lagos. The minister, however, pleaded with Nigerians to be patient with the government over the Read more

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Obasanjo assures Nigerians of better country

Nigerian former President Olusegun Obasanjo has assured citizens of the country a better nation. Obasanjo disclosed this at the 94th birthday of the Afenifere leader, Pa Rueben Fasoranti, held in Akure, Ondo State capital on Friday. The former Nigerian president, at the unveiling of Pa Faaorant’s autobiography entitled “My Life, My Legacy (Service with Integrity Read more

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APC National nullifies Fayemi’s indefinite suspension by Ekiti faction

The national body of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has dismissed the indefinite suspension of Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti, by the state chapter of the party. A faction of the state chapter of the APC loyal to Babafemi Ojudu, special adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on political matters, had announced the suspension of Fayemi Read more

It will be immoral to return to APC, Says Obaseki on 'thank you' visit to Buhari - newsheadline247.com
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It will be immoral to return to APC, Says Obaseki on ‘thank you’ visit to Buhari

Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki, says it will be immoral for him to return to the All Progressives Congress (APC) after he had dumped the party for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) following irreconcilable differences. Obaseki disclosed this when he met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, the federal capital territory. Read more

Money-laundering: UK Govt moves to confiscate $39m from Ibori’s lawyer - newsheadline247.com
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Money-laundering: UK Govt set to confiscate $39m from Ibori’s lawyer

The UK government on Thursday began moves to confiscate about $39 million from Bhadresh Gohil, a legal counsel to convicted Mr James Ibori, a former governor of Delta State, according to Premium Times NG. Gohil was one of Ibori’s lawyers in his multi-billion naira trial in 2011 in London for money laundering. Recall that Ibori Read more

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30 People Injured as gas explosion destroyed 23 buildings, 15 vehicles in Lagos

About 30 people were reportedly injured following a gas explosion incident occurred at Iju Ishaga, Lagos State. The inferno erupted from the explosion also destroyed 23 buildings and 15 vehicles. Mr Nosa Okunbor, the spokesperson for the Lagos State Emergency Agency, who confirmed the incident in a statement, said the 30 people injured include 20 Read more

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EFCC recovers N4.16bn unpaid revenues from lottery businesses

Corruption The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mohammed Umar Abbah has disclosed that the Commission recovered over N4.16 billion from lottery companies, being revenue owed to the government, which they refused to remit according to PR Nigeria. Abbah disclosed this yesterday at the EFCC Headquarters while hosting a delegation from Read more

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APC suspends Governor Fayemi over anti-party activities

The State Executive Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State has suspended Governor Kayode Fayemi over alleged anti-party activities. The party, in a statement released on Friday, alleged that Governor Fayemi deliberately contributed to the loss of APC in the September 19 governorship election in Edo State. It said Fayemi was suspended Read more