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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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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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Buhari’s Govt desperate to be in power by all means – Galadima [VIDEO]

A former chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Buba Galadima has condemned President Muhammadu Buhari’s decision to withhold assent to the Electoral Act Amendment Bill saying that his “government is a government that is desperate; that wants to be in power by all means.” In an interview on Sunday on Channels Television’s political flagship programme, 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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Buhari willing to plunge Nigeria into crisis on refusal to sign electoral bill – CUPP

The Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) has accused President Muhammadu Buhari is willing to plunge the country into crisis by refusing to sign the electoral amendment bill into law. The president had in a letter sent to the National assembly said signing the bill into law could “create uncertainty and confusion during the forthcoming Read more

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Trending Video: Aisha Buhari tasks Nigerians to fight ‘two men hindering her husband’s government

The wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, Aisha has challenged Nigerian men to stand up against the two people who are allegedly frustrating the progress of her husband’s administration. Aisha Buhari gave the fight-back challenge at a national women leadership summit organised by Project 4+4 for Buhari & Osinbajo 2019, a political group. The wife of the Read more

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Corruption Risk Assessment: Buhari to present report on Monday

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Monday present a report on Corruption Risk Assessment (CRA) of Nigeria’s e-Government Systems at a training organised by the Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC). Acting Chairman of the commission, Mr Musa Abubakar, told newsmen ahead of the three-day training for Heads of anti-corruption agencies of member-countries Read more

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Aisha Buhari says two powerful aides holding my husband and Nigeria hostage

The wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, Aisha has revealed that two powerful individuals have constituted themselves as clogs in the wheels of speedy development of her husband’s administration. Aisha Buhari who made this revelation at a conference organized by Project 4+4 in Abuja did not, however, mention the names of the powerful personalities. The First Read more

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2019: 59 support groups dump Buhari for Atiku

59 support groups formerly backing President Muhammadu Buhari for re-election have dumped the president for Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar ahead of the 2019 polls. The groups have officially made their official declaration of their support for the former Vice President. In their explanations, the groups maintained that they took the decision Read more