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Oodua Republic: Aare Ona Kakanfo, Gani Adams backs Yoruba move for self-determination

“I support the popular view that we have graduated from restructuring to self-determination but the main powerful bloc is not ready. Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland, Aare Gani Adams, has declared his support for the Yoruba people from the South West Region of Nigeria on their quest for self-determination. Adams who expressed this in Ikeja, Read more

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Gov Abiodun receives PDP Director-General, members into APC in Ogun

The Governor of Ogun State, Prince Dapo Abiodun, has received some members of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) into the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state. At an event held on Monday in Abeokuta, Governor Abiodun received the PDP members led to the APC by former Director-General of the PDP governorship campaign team Read more

MKO Abiola: IBB annulled 1993 presidential election due to envy - Obasanjo
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MKO Abiola: IBB annulled 1993 presidential election due to envy – Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has insinuated that former military Head of State, General  Ibrahim Babangida (retd) annulled the historic June 12, 1993 presidential election presumably won by MKO Abiola due to “bad belle”. ‘Bad belle’, is a Nigerian slang synonymous with envy. It is used to express the resentment of a person(s) towards a thing Read more

2023: Gov Bello’s presidential dream suffers set back as APC council asks him to drop ambition - newsheadline247.com
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2023: Gov Bello’s presidential dream suffers set back as APC council asks him to drop ambition

The North Central Council of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has asked Kogi State governor,  Yahaya Bello, to drop his presidential ambition. The Coordinator of APC North Central Council, Kassim Muhammad, asked Bello to drop his presidential aspiration and support the zoning of the party’s National Chairmanship to the region. Muhammad spoke at a press Read more

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2023: Afenifere denies endorsing Tinubu’s presidential bid

The group is still mourning the demise of its Publicity Secretary, Mr Yinka Odumakin Afenifere, a Yoruba socio-political group, has debunked reports regarding its support for the presidential bid of the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, or any other aspirant for the 2023 presidential election. This is coming following a Read more

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Nepotism, tribalism never existed during my administration, says Goodluck Jonathan

“In Nigeria, we have this tradition where you must know someone” before appointing individuals into “juicy” positions. ..” Former President Goodluck Jonathan has said there was neither nepotism nor tribalism in appointing individuals into key government positions during his tenure, a statement which key observes believed to have further dented the reputation of President Muhammadu Read more

Easter: Hon Akinpelu felicitates with Christians, preaches selfless service to God, humanity - newsheadline247.com
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Easter: Hon Akinpelu felicitates with Christians, preaches selfless service to God, humanity

By Lukman Omikunle Easter depicts sacrifice, love and selfless service to God and humanity. Hon Nurudeen Aina Akinpelu, a former two-term lawmaker in Ogun State, has felicitated with Christians in Ado-Odo/Otta and Ogun State calling on them to embrace selfless service to God and humanity. In his Easter message to Christians in the state and Read more

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Easter: Agbaje wishes Nigeria out of tomb of corruption, mediocre

By Lukman Omikunle Christians celebrate the sacrifice of Jesus Christ for mankind Olujimi Agbaje, Lagos politician and two-time governorship candidate of the state, has said he prayed for Nigeria to “emerge from the tomb of corruption & mediocre/ lacklustre government.” He stated this in a brief message to Christians as they celebrate Easter. In his Read more

Kola Salako Felicitates with Christians at Easter, says love is not achievable without sacrifice, forgiveness- newsheadline247.com
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Kola Salako Felicitates with Christians at Easter, says love is not achievable without sacrifice, forgiveness

By Lukman Omikunle Kola Salako, Senior Special Assistant to Ogun State Governor Dapo Abiodun, has sent felicitations to Christian faithful across Ado-Odo/Otta Local Government and Ogun State as they celebrate Easter. In a statement made available to newsheadline247, Salako said the resurrection of the Lord Jesus is fundamental to Christians all over the world. The Read more

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APC recruiting because it’s divided – Galadima speaks on 2023 presidential election

APC have separated and divided themselves into groups that would only support one of their members to become the next president in 2023. Buba Galadima, a former close ally of President Muhammadu Buhari, has said there are irreconcilable differences in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). The national political figure expressed this on Wednesday when Read more