Obasanjo attacks Buhari again

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Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, Wednesday lampooned the President Muhammadu Buhari led administration, saying that the government is at the moment confused in addressing the mirage of problems and challenges confronting Nigeria as a country, just as he warned that if serious action was not taken, they would be the death knell to the country’s Read More

2019: Goodluck Jonathan visits Babangida

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Former President Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday had a private meeting with former President Ibrahim Babangida at his Uphill home in Minna, Niger State. Jonathan, who came to Niger by road, arrived the ex- military ruler’s home at about 10:00 a.m. in an entourage of six black Prado Jeeps. A source at Babangida’s home said the Read More

Ekiti guber: INEC doctored the result, says PDP

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The national leadership of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of doctoring the results of last Saturday’s governorship election in Ekiti State. Dr. Kayode Fayemi of the All Progressives Congress (APC) won the election, beating the PDP candidate, Prof Kolapo Olusola. In a statement on Wednesday by its Read More

2019: PDP leaders, Atiku, Secondus visit Tambuwal

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National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Uche Secondus on Wednesday led Presidential aspirants of the party on a condolence visit to Sokoto State where bandits killed 39 people recently. The aspirants included former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, former Governors of Jigawa, Kano and Sokoto states, Suleiman Lamido, Ibrahim Shekarau and Attahiru Bafarawa as Read More

Community drags BEDC to court over seven-month blackout

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The people of Edhe Muoyavwe community in Oghara, Ethiope West Local Government Area of Delta State, have dragged the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) to court over what they described as “wickedness” and anguish meted out on them in the past seven months by keeping their area in darkness. The community, in suit number HCH/29/2018 Read More

Man docked for allegedly raping 4-year-old girl

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An Ikeja Magistrates’ Court in Lagos on Wednesday remanded one Folarin Dauda, 23-year-old, at the Kirikiri Prison, Apapa for allegedly defiling a four-year-old girl. Mrs B.O. Osunsanmi, the Magistrate, refused to take the plea of the accused and ordered that the accused should be kept behind bars, pending advice from the State Director of Public Read More

Three People killed as gunmen strike in Zamfara

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No fewer than three people were reported killed, with scores injured as unknown gunmen attacked two communities, Sikida and Gyaddu villages in Maradun Local Government Area of Zamfara State. The Zamfara State Police Command’s spokesman, SP. Muhammad Shehu, confirmed this to newsmen in Gusau on Wednesday. Shehu said that the bandits attacked the two communities Read More

Polytechnic shuts as Workers protest non payment of 24 months salaries

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Reports from Eruwa, headquarters of Ibarapa East Local Government Area of Oyo State have it that workers at the Ibarapa Polytechnic, Eruwa are currently protesting against the alleged non-payment of their salaries and other entitlements running to twenty-four months by the Oyo state government. The workers, among whom were members of Senior Staff Association of Read More

Police officer shot dead by suspected Armed Robbers

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A police officer serving with the Police Command in Nasarawa State has been shot dead by suspected armed robbers along Akwanga-Wamba road in the state. The State Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), ASP Samaila Usman, confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday in Lafia. He said, “The police patrol along Read More

Osun guber: PDP accused APC of planning to disrupt its primaries

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As the two leading political parties in the September 22 gubernatorial election in Osun state, the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, and the main opposition, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, get set to pick candidates for the contest through primaries this week, the PDP has accused the APC of planning to disrupt its primaries slated for Read More