Bayelsa Guber Poll: Gov. Dickson describes APC candidates as cultists, militants, terrorists/newsheadline247.com
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Bayelsa Guber Poll: Gov. Dickson describes APC candidates as cultists, militants, terrorists

Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has described the candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief David Lyon and his running mate, Senator Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo, for the November 16 Governorship election in the state, as a representation of militancy, terrorism, cultism, and criminality. He emphasized that the APC government after five years at the Read more

Moghalu slams Buhari over directive to CBN on food import/newsheadline247.com
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Moghalu resigns from YPP, demands electronic voting in 2023

Prof. Kingsley Moghalu, the Presidential candidate of the Young Progressives Party (YPP) in the 2019 presidential election, has resigned from the party. Moghalu announced his resignation from the party via his twitter handle, @MoghaluKingsley on Monday. He also called for reform of the country’s electoral system ahead of the 2023 general election advocating for the Read more

Those who betrayed ex-president Jonathan have been disgraced – Fani-Kayode/newsheadline247
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Those who betrayed ex-president Jonathan have been disgraced – Fani-Kayode

A former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has claimed that those who opposed or betrayed ex-president Goodluck Jonathan in 2015 have either been exposed for what they are or have been disgraced. Fani-Kayode stated this on Friday while reminiscing on ex-President Goodluck Jonathan’s era. According to him on his Twitter page, Fani-Kayode wrote: “When I Read more

Border Closure: Smugglers are unpatriotic selfish traders - Buhari /newsheadline247.com
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Budget 2020: PDP dares Buhari to make Presidency’s allocation public

Major opposition, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has challenged the Presidency to make public the details of the Presidency allocation for Nigerians to see what is being spent to finance the Buhari Presidency. The party in a statement on Tuesday through its spokesman, Kola Ologbondiyan, urged the legislature to redirect the fiscal proposal to serve Read more

PDP faults Buhari, APC over attack on ex-president Jonathan/newsheadline247
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PDP faults Buhari, APC over attack on ex-president Jonathan

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said the All Progressives Congress (APC) unwarranted invective on former President Goodluck Jonathan was misdirected as it best suits President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration, which has “gone down as the most incompetent and most corrupt in the history of our nation.” The party,on Sunday, said the distortions and groundless attack Read more

Galadima: Buhari showed his true colour after he got power/newsheadline247
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Galadima: Buhari showed his true colour after he got power

Buba Galadima, elder statesman, has claimed that President Muhammadu Buhari’s “true colour” was exposed after he got power The former ally of the president, in an interview with New Telegraph, pointed out that had Buhari worked for the real values he stood for in the past, the country would have made significant progress. He said Read more

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Kano: Gov. Ganduje ‎dscribes tribunal’s judgment as “another round of victory”

Kano State Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje, on Wednesday, said his victory at the Governorship Election Petition Tribunal in the state as “another round of victory” for the electorate in Kano.‎ This was made known in a statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Malam Abba Anwar in Kano, following the tribunal’s judgment upholding the Read more

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

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