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Stop Collecting Money From Politicians – Orji Kalu Tells Nigerians

Former Governor of Abia state, Orji Kalu has called on Nigerians to stop collecting money from politicians. Kalu said this on Tuesday, July 3, 2018, at an All Progressives Congress (APC) meeting which held in Bende local government area of Abia State, Daily Post reports. The former Governor also said ...

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PDP Reveals How APC Plans To Share Abacha Loot PDP Reveals How APC Plans To Share Abacha Loot

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Wednesday, claimed that the leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC), were planning to syphon the repatriated $322million (about N115billion) Abacha loot, under the guise of sharing the money to the poor in 19 states. According to a statement issued in Abuja by Kola ...

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“Buhari To Begin Disbursement Of Looted Funds To Nigerians” – Fashola Announces

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the disbursement of funds recovered from looters, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has announced. While speaking at the Herbert Macaulay Memorial Lecture at University of Nigeria, Nsukka, yesterday, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, announced that President Muhammadu ...

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Obasanjo’s Only Dream Was Taking Nigeria Back To Mugabe – Oshiomhole

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has said ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo’s only dream was to take Nigeria back to the days of Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe who remained in power for over three decades. Oshiomhole also said President Muhammadu Buhari would not have to ...

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“Igbos Never Believed In Buhari In 2015 But They Have Declared Their Support For Him In 2019” Governor Okorocha

At the APC Mega rally in Owerri, Imo state earlier today, Governor Okorocha said the Igbos who never believed in President Buhari when he was campaigning for president in 2015, have declared to support him in 2019. President Buhari will be seeking re-election in 2019. Speaking at the rally, Okorocha ...

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Ex- President Obasanjo Gets New Appointment

An erstwhile president of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo, is now a bona fide staff of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), as he inspected his office space at the institution’s Abeokuta Study Centre in Ogun State on Tuesday, in his capacity as a facilitator. The Vice-Chancellor of the university, Abdalla ...

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BREAKING: Court Grants Dasuki N200m Bail

The Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday granted bail to the immediate-past National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd), from the custody of the Department of State Service where he had been detained for two and a half years. Delivering judgment in the suit filed by the ex-NSA in ...

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President Buhari Meets With French President, Ahead Of His Visit To Nigeria (Photos)

President Muhammadu Buhari met with French President, Emmanuel Macron at the closing ceremony of the 31st Session of the Africa Union Summit today in Nouakchott, Islamic Republic of Mauritania. More than 40 African leaders have gathered in Mauritania to discuss ways to fight corruption and extremism. The African Union (AU) ...

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“Spend $320m Abacha Loot On Projects Nigerians Can See With Their Korokoro Eyes” – Shehu Sani Tells Buhari

Senator Shehu Sani representing Kaduna central in the National Assembly has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to spend the $320m recovered Abacha loot on projects Nigerians can see. The senator faulted the federal government’s plan to disburse the recovered loot to the poorest of Nigerians under the conditional cash transfer (CCT) ...

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‘Buhari Has Failed’ – PDP Reacts To Police Protest In Borno Over Unpaid Allowances

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Monday described the alleged protest by police officers on duty in Borno State, over unpaid allowances as “unfortunate and an ugly epitaph of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress (APC) administration.” Recall that the police personnel barricaded the command headquarters located on Maiduguri-Kano ...

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