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Plateau 2019:PPC Governorship Candidate Promises To End Nepotism, Tribalism

Dr. Haruna Dabin, the governorship candidate of the Providence People’s Congress (PPC), in Plateau, has promised to end any form of nepotism, sectionalism and tribalism, if elected. Dabin, former Chairman of the PDP in the North-Central State, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), on Tuesday in Jos, that he would run an all-inclusive government […]

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Court Grants Chef Who Rapes 13-Year-Old Girl Bail

A 31-year-old chef, Innocent Etim, was on Tuesday arraigned in an FCT High Court, Nyanya, for allegedly raping a 13-year-old girl. Etim was docked on a two-count charge, bordering on rape, but denied committing the offence. The prosecuting counsel, Mr Samuel Offiah, alleged that the defendant committed the alleged offence on Feb. 13, 2018, at […]

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How Yakubu confronts defiant odds, INEC’s burden of doubt

For the chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmud Yakubu, the cliché, between the devil and the deep blue sea, is no longer a metaphor. That is the reality of the circumstances surrounding his office as ‘prime minister’ of Nigeria’s electoral umpire. While political parties accuse Yakubu of pandering to the whims of a […]
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Former Kwara Deputy Speaker, Others Defect To APC

Former deputy speaker of the Kwara state House of Assembly, Hon Mohammed Suka-Baba, who was formally Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) member has defected to All Progressives Congress (APC) alongside with some other members in Kaiama local government area of Kwara state The defectors openly burnt the membership cards of their former party. Stating reasons for […]

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Buhari Summons Emergency FEC Meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari has summoned an emergency Federal Executive Council, FEC, meeting today. The meeting tagged, “Extraordinary FEC meeting”, would be presided over by President Buhari himself at the presidential Villa, Abuja, Each week, FEC meeting holds on Wednesdays at the council chamber. Today’s meeting comes a day earlier. Details later…. Abuja Man reveals (FREE) […]

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