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You’re a younger brother to me, I can’t join issues with you – Gov. Uzodimma to Sen. Okorocha
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You’re a younger brother to me, I can’t join issues with you – Gov. Uzodimma to Sen. Okorocha

Uzodimma to Okorocha: You’re a younger brother to me, I can’t join issues with you The Imo State Governor Sen. Hope Uzodimma has broken his silence on issues revolving around attacks on his government and person by former Governor of the State, Sen. Rochas Okorocha. Sen. Okorocha had accused the Imo State Governor of witch-hunting […]

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APC Caretaker Committee Nulifies Suspension Of Fayemi, Ojudu And Others

The attention of the National Secretariat of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has been drawn to a purported and widely-reported “suspension” of the Governor of Ekiti State, H.E. Kayode Fayemi as well as an earlier reported “indefinite suspension” of some other party members in the state. The actions are a nullity as the Party’s National […]

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Gunmen Attack Deputy Governor’s Convoy, Kill 3 Policemen And Civilian

Armed persons on Tuesday attacked the convoy of Nasarawa State Deputy Governor, Emmanuel Akabe, killing three policemen and a civilian. Nasarawa State Deputy Governor, Emmanuel Akabe, escaped the worst scenario of his life after armed robbers attacked his convoy, killing three policemen and a civilian. The attack occurred a few kilometers from Akwanga at about […]

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Abia State Governor, Ikpeazu Declares Man Wanted Over Death Of Three In Collapsed Building

The Abia State Government has declared the developer of a building at No. 85 Azikiwe road, Aba, one Mr Emmanuel Ohaka, wanted for alleged complicity in the death of three persons following a building collapse on Wednesday. The state Commissioner for Information, Chief John Kalu, who confirmed the incident in a statement on Thursday said […]

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Oshiomhole Lacks Respect For Educated People ― Obaseki

Edo State governor and candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the September 19, 2020 governorship election in Edo, Governor Godwin Obaseki, has slammed his predecessor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, saying he “lacks respect for educated people and Benin people”. Obaseki stated this during his Ward-to-Ward campaign in Ikpoba-Okha Local Government Area of the State. […]

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2023 Presidency: God Told Me Buhari Will Dump Tinubu – Primate Ayodele

The leader of INRI Evangelical spiritual church, Primate Elijah Ayodele, on Friday, disclosed that President Muhammadu Buhari will dump Bola Tinubu, National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC. Primate Ayodele said the international communities would be involved in the rift between Buhari and Tinubu. In a statement he forwarded to us, the clergyman said: […]

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My Relationship With President Buhari Is Okay – Goodluck Jonathan

Former Nigerian President, Goodluck Jonathan, has described his relationship with his successor, President Muhammadu Buhari, as okay. My relationship with President Buhari is okay-Goodluck Jonathan He said this shortly after his meeting with the President in the statehouse in Abuja today July 21. “You have been seeing me coming and I have been having friendly […]

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Buhari And Tinubu Are Not At War – Garba Shehu

The Presidency has reacted to speculation of President Muhammadu Buhari and Bola Ahmed Tinubu, national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), having a strained relationship following the dissolution of the party’s national working committee. Presidential spokesperson Garba Shehu in a statement released on Saturday June 27, described report of Buhari and Tinubu having a frosty relationship […]

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10 PDP Governors To Join APC Soon – Yahaya Bello

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, said on Friday at least 10 governors from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) would soon join the All Progressives Congress (APC). Bello, who stated this when he featured in a Channels Television’s programme, Politics Today, said the dissolution of the APC National Working Committee (NWC) and other decisions taken during […]

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I Never Said I Spent N35 Billion On Buhari’s Elections – Tinubu

Bola Tinubu, a national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has denied saying he spent N35 billion on the elections of President Muhammadu Buhari in 2015 and 2019. A report had quoted Tinubu as expressing regrets that he spent heavily on the president. The report said while having a discussion with Bisi Akande, former […]

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How I Survived Epic Political Battles – Obaseki

The Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has described the challenges he faced before getting a ticket to contest the 2020 governorship election in the state as “epic political battles”. The governor noted that he was “dragged and forced into the battles”. He said this in a statement on Friday to commend members of the Peoples […]

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Governors to meet over financial autonomy for state judiciary and legislature

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) on Tuesday May 26, announced that they will be meeting over the financial autonomy granted to state judiciary and legislature by the executive order President Buhari signed into law. The forum’s head of media and public affairs,  Abdulrazaque Bello-Barkindo said the meeting will be holding by 2pm on Wednesday May 27. It is also expected […]

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Chris Ngige Speaks On Running For President In 2023

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, said he reserves the right to contest for any elective posts in 2023. Mr Ngige said this while debunking reports that he was interested in contesting for the Anambra governorship election scheduled for 2021. The former Anambra state Governor spoke in his hometown of Alor, Idemili South […]

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Former Emir Sanusi 2023 Campaign Photos Go Viral Few Days After He Was Dethroned

It seems the Sanusi Dethronment was staged because of his ambition to become the President of Nigeria come 2023 Following his dethronement by Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano state, campaign photos of Sanusi Lamido Sanusi for President come 2023 have been spotted on a vehicle. It is believed the campaign is spearheaded by his supporters […]

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Chief singer of Kano emirate council resigns, following Sanusi dethronement

Naziru Ahmad popularly known as Naziru Sarkin Waka has resigned as the ‘chief singer’ of Kano emirate council, days after Sanusi Lamido Sanusi was dethroned as the Emir of Kano. His resignation came after the principal private secretary to the deposed emir, Mujtaba Abba also resigned. Naziru Ahmad expressed gratitude for the said appointment and opportunity to have […]

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