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PDP’s Dogara defeats APC to secure 4th term in house of reps

Speaker of the Federal House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara has been declared winner of the election in Bogoro/Dass/Tafawa Balewa federal constituency of Bauchi state. Dogara, who contested the election on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), polled 73,609 votes to defeat Dalhatu Kantana, of the All Progressives Congress (APC) who scored 50,078. Responding Read more

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It’s Official – Dogara finally dumps APC for PDP

Speaker of the Federal House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara has officially announced his defection from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Although Dogara joined the PDP since late last year when he picked the party’s form to seek reelection, he had been silent about at the lower legislative Read more

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Dogara on Insecurity: Where are the northern elders who faulted Jonathan?

The Speaker of the Federal House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara has lampooned northern elders for being silent on protracted insecurity in the region Dogara said the elders in Borno and other northern states criticised former President Goodluck Jonathan over killings in the region but have refused to react to multiple spates of killings under Muhammadu Read more

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Booing Lawmakers: Resign or be booted out! – Akpabio tells Saraki, Dogara

A senator representing Akwa Ibom north-west senatorial district, Godswill Akpabio, has asked Senate President Bukola Saraki and Yakubu Dogara, speaker of the House of Representatives, to resign or be booted out of office. Speaking to reporters after President Muhammadu Buhari presented the 2019 budget, the lawmaker said the two presiding officers have become minority leaders. Read more

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Alex Badeh: Saraki, Dogara, others react to murder of ex-service chief

Senate President Bukola Saraki, Speaker Federal House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara and eminent Nigerians have reacted to the death of former Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh. The ex-service chief was shot dead by some unknown gunmen along the Abuja-Keffi Road on his way back from his farm. Many Nigerians have taken to social media Read more

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Dogara defects back to PDP, says APC full of people with personal interests

The speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara Thursday announced his defection from the All Progressives Congress (APC) back to the main opposition, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Dogara who stormed the Abuja National Secretariat of the PDP with his mammoth supporters declared he has officially pulled out of the APC.. “I have decided Read more