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May God bless Sani Abacha – IBB says as he turns 74

Former Military Head of State, Ibrahim Babangida praised late former military head of state ,Sani Abacha who he said saved him from being killed during the Gideon Orkar coup in 1990 which was plotted to oust him from government. Babangida said this while speaking with journalist in Minna, Niger state ...

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Buhari’s Greatest Achievement So Far Is The Harrasment Of PDP, Says Fayose.

Ayodele Fayose, governor of Ekiti state, says the harassment of leaders of the Peoples Democratic party (PDP) is one of the achievements of President Muhammadu Buhari since he assumed office. A fierce critic of Buhari even before the president came into power, Fayose said he would continue to speak out ...

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Photos from Obasanjo’s private visit to president Buhari at the Villa

Former president Obasanjo paid a private visit to Pres. Buhari at the presidential villa on Wednesday August 5th. Details of their meeting is unknown. More photos 644 total views, no views today

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More war in APC as Atiku, Akande battle for BoT chair, Tinubu backtracks

The ruling All Progressives Congress is embroiled yet in another leadership crisis as Former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and former interim national chairman of the the party, Chief Bisi Akande jostles to occupy the seat of Chairman, Board of Trustee of APC. The quest for the control of the ...

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Watch the video of Remi Tinubu and Bukola Saraki handshake drama

After refusing to shake his hand, Sen. Remi Tinubu asked Senate president Bukola Saraki “Won’t you take it?” when he refused to collect her signed oath. Lol. Too funny! It’s going to be an interesting 8th Assembly. Watch the video 510 total views, no views today

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“I’m not God, but I won’t recognize Saraki as Senate President- Bola Tinubu

APC leader Senator Bola Tinubu yesterday June 10th reacted to the emergence of Senator Bukola Saraki as the new Senate President, saying he cannot recognize the Kangaroo arrangement that produced Saraki as the new Senate President. Speaking at the party secretariat, Tinubu said“I will never recognize such a kangaroo arrangement ...

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Sanctioning Saraki/Dogara: Lai Mohammed says party is in a dilemma

The National Publicity Secretary of the APC, Lai Mohammed says the party is currently in a dilemma in regards to carrying out its planned sanction on their party members, Senator Bukola Saraki and Hon Yakubu Dogara for presenting themselves for elections at the National Assembly against the party’s wish. While ...

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NASS Election: PDP, Tambuwal, Fayose Congratulate Saraki, Dogara

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Sokoto State governor, Aminu Tambuwal, and the governor of Ekiti state, Ayo Fayose, have congratulated the newly elected Senate President Bukola Saraki, his deputy, Ike Ekweremadu, as well as the new Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara. PDP National Publicity Secretary, Olisa Metuh, ...

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APC rejects Saraki, Dogara’s emergence as Senate President and Speaker House of Reps

The Leadership of the APC has released a statement rejecting the emergence of Senator Bukola Saraki and Hon Yakubu Dogara as Senate President and Speaker of the House of Representatives. The statement in part reads“Senator Bukola and Hon. Dogara are not the candidates of the APC and a majority of ...

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National Assembly leadership: PDP members pick Saraki, Dogara as candidates

As the crisis rocking members of the APC in the National Assembly deepens over choice of candidates for the election of National Assembly leadership, the PDP Senators and House of Representative members have picked the two main aggrieved APC contestants, Senator Bukola Saraki and Honorable Yakubu Dogara as their candidates ...

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