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APC Commences Activities for Next National Convention

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The Ruling All Progressives Congress has commenced activities for the next national convention of the party. Fresh timetables for state congresses and other programmes will be released in some weeks. The new schedule of activities is being set up to align with the 2019 election timetable released by INEC. Speaking to journalists in Abuja, National publicity secretary of the APC, ...

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Akeredolu’s Wife Cuts Off One Breast to Survive Cancer

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Betty Akeredolu, wife of the Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, SAN, has disclosed that she only has one breast. Betty, in a interview with Punch, revealed how she cut off one of her breasts in order to survive cancer. According to her “It was after the examination that the doctor again confirmed there was a lump. Even at that stage, ...

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I am Moved to Tears when People Say “GEJ, We Want You Back” – Jonathan

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In an interview with Dele Momodu, Ovation magazine publisher, the immediate past President of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan has said he is moved to tears seeing people shouting “GEJ, we want you back”. Jonathan, who ruled out the possibility of returning to office, said reflections on his achievements and mistakes make him sober. “I’m not God but I sincerely doubt the ...

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Lawmaker Calls for More Budgetory Allocation to Education Sector

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A lawmaker in the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mr Olusola Sokunle, has called for more budgetary allocation to education sector to position the nation rightly in the path of development. Sokunle, representing Oshodi-Isolo Constituency I at the assembly, spoke on Saturday at the graduation ceremony of 100 youths under the 6th batch of his Free Computer Training Programme in ...

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Kano State Governor Gives Daughter in Marriage to Ajimobi’s Son

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Kano State governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje on Friday agreed to the marriage proposal from Idris Ajimobi, the son of Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo state, for his daughter Fatima Umar Ganduje. A large crowd converged at the Malam Aminu Kano International Airport (MAKIA) to welcome prominent personalities including governors, ministers, top APC members, business moguls among others. Traditional music ...

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Aregbesola Developed Osun with Debt – Commissioner

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Commissioner for Finance in Osun State, Bola Oyebamiji on Thursday disclosed that the administration of Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola has developed the state’s infrastructure through huge debt incurred. He, however, stated that the governor still remain a prudent administrator despite the alleged high profile debt, arguing that the state has been transformed irrespective of paucity of resources. Oyebamiji, who was at the ...

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Bode George Resigns from PDP’s BoT

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Chief Olabode George, one of the frontline contenders in the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP’s national Chairmanship position has reportedly resigned his membership of the party’s board of trustees, BoT. According to reports, Chief George said he resigned the membership so as to focus on his chairmanship ambition. Details soon… Share on Facebook

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Senate Summons Fashola over Alleged Fraud

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  The Senate has commenced an investigation into the alleged plan by the Ministry of Power, Works and Housing to secure the release of $350m domiciled with the Nigerian Sovereign Investment Authority to finance electricity projects. The lawmakers specifically criticised the ministry for allegedly spending $35m out of the money on power projects without approval by the National Assembly. The ...

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Buhari Gets Endorsement from PDP Governor for 2019 Presidential Election

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Ebonyi state governor and member of Opposition peoples democratic party, PDP, Dave Umahi has endorsed president Muhammadu Buhari for second term. Umahi said this on Thursday while addressing state house correspondents after a meeting with Buhari. “Any first-term governor would want to go for a second term. And if what you wish yourself, you should be honest enough to wish ...

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