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Corruption thrives more in Buhari govt than Jonathan, Yar’Adua, Obasanjo’s – Anglican Archbishop

Most Rev. Olusina Fape, the Anglican Archbishop of Lagos, has insited that corruption thrives more in Nigeria more under the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration than what obtained in previous governments, Daily Post reports. Fape made this remark while condemning the Federal Government for lamenting over corrupt activities of previous administrations, instead of delivering on its Read more

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NPA finally terminates contract with Atiku’s Intels over $145m debt – Report

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has finally terminated its boats pilotage monitoring and supervision agreement with Intels Nigeria Limited owned substantially by Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). ThisDay reported that the cancellation came after nearly two years of wrangling between the parties and INTELS non-remittance of $145m into Federal Read more

Godfatherism: Mind your business, Lagos APC chieftain blasts el-Rufai over comment/newsheadline247
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Godfatherism: Mind your business, Lagos APC chieftain blasts el-Rufai over comment

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos state, Moshood Salvador, on Sunday condemned the recent comment made by Nasir el-Rufai, governor of Kaduna state, that godfatherism was a problem in the state. Describing Bola Tinubu, a national leader of the ruling party, as a gift not only to the south-west but the entire Read more

MAJOR TROUBLE FOR YAHAYA BELLO AS AUDU’S SON MUSTAPHA GETS “PRESIDENTIAL” BACKING AHEAD NOV KOGI GUBER Kogi Guber: Gov. Bello’s re-election bid under threat as Audu’s son Mustapha gets presidential backing - News/newsheadline247
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Kogi Guber: Gov. Bello’s re-election bid under threat as Audu’s son Mustapha gets presidential backing – News

There are indications that Kogi State governor Yahaya Bello’s re-election bid is under major threats following the decision of Mustapha Audu, son of former late governor Abubakar Audu, to contest in the November governorship poll. According to reports, there are certain interests within the presidency that are seriously considering throwing weight behind late Audu’s son Read more

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Governors protest NFIU’s rule on LGs’ financial autonomy, write Buhari

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has petitioned President Muhammadu Buhari over the released guidelines by the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU) on granting financial autonomy to Local Governments. The NGF in a letter signed by Chairman and Governor of Zamfara, Abdulaziz Yari, and made available to newsmen on Sunday in Abuja, expressed “dismay and angst” Read more

Atiku: Lai Mohammed, an Archangel of liars, needs deliverance from lying spirit – Fani-Kayode
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Alleged Islamisation: Obasanjo is the only courageous leader to open up on Boko Haram, killer Herdsmen – Fani Kayode

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, says former President Olusegun Obasanjo needs say no more on alleged agenda to Islamise Nigeria adding that ‘history and posterity will be kind to him for speaking the bitter truth.’ Fani-Kayode also urged the former president to say more things he knows about Boko Haram, killer herdsmen and alleged Read more

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Atiku threatens to drag Buhari’s aide to court over ‘damaging’ Twitter post

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 general elections, Atiku Abubakar, has threatened to file a N2 billion suit against Lauretta Onochie, the Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on social media, for damaging his character and reputation through the spread of “lies”. In the alternative, Atiku asked Onochie to, Read more