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Buhari backs Ize-Iyamu as APC candidate for Edo guber election

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday endorsed Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu as the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Edo State governorship election. The President gave the endorsement when he received Ize-Iyamu who was led to the Presidential Villa in Abuja by the APC Caretaker Committee Chairman, Governor Mai Mala Buni of Yobe State. Read more

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APC asks PDP to account for failed $460m Abuja CCTV Project, $2b China loan

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has asked the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to explain to Nigerians on its failed $460 million Abuja Closed-Circuit Television (CCTV) project it awarded in August 2010. The ruling party also listed some of the opposition party’s economic misdeeds while it was in power between 1999 and 2015. In a Read more

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Loan: Atiku says Buhari, APC must apologise to Nigerians over ‘reckless borrowing’

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 general election, Atiku Abubakar, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari and the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) to apologise to Nigerians over what he described as reckless borrowing by the administration and how the terms of such loans could compromise the future of the Read more

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Buhari-led APC administration not sincere with information on corruption – PDP

Nigeria’s major opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has accused President Muhammadu Buhari-led governing All Progressives Congress (APC) of deliberate moves suppress information on corruption activities under its watch. This was contained in a statement signed by the PDP’s National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan and made available to newsheadline247. The statement claimed Nigerians are Read more

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Defection: Dogara is under spell of demonic ritual voodoo, witchcraft, says Fani-Kayode

‘APC leaders are well versed in black arts, occult and sorcery’ A national chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Femi Fani-Kayode has alleged that former Speaker of the Federal House Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, is “a victim of some form of demonic ritual voodoo spell and witchcraft” to have dumped the opposition party for the Read more

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Oba of Benin Palace Attack: PDP demands apologies from APC, Oshiomhole, others

The Peoples Democratic Party National Campaign Council for Edo state Governorship Election (PDPNCCEGE) has demanded that sacked National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole as well as the APC’s governorship candidate in Edo state, Osagie Ize-Iyamu, tender an unreserved apology to the Edo traditional institution for bringing thugs to attack guests and Read more

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Senatorial by-election: Lagos APC denies nominating Alake as Osinowo’s replacement

Politics We are yet to select any candidate, party claims Lagos State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) has said it has not selected any candidate to replace the late Senator Bayo Osinowo, who represented Lagos East zone until his death last month. The state party’s Publicity Secretary, Mr Seye Oladejo, in a statement on Read more

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Nigerian youths must rise to chase corrupt rulers out of govt – Seun Kuti

Seun, son of legendary Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, has called on Nigerian youths to rise and chase out corrupt leaders and politicians from seat government for a better country. The Afro-music superstar who took after his father made the call on his @RealSeunKuti verified twitter account on Tuesday. He said Nigerians are being treated unjustly by it Read more