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BIAFRA: Fani-Kayode Reveals Nnamdi Kanu’s Whereabouts

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has claimed that the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu is being kept on a Nigerian naval warship far off the coast of Bayelsa. Fani-Kayode, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, made this known in a post ...

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“Osun Has No Land To Give Federal Government For Ranching” – Gov. Aregbesola

Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State has declared that the state will not give out any of its land to the Federal Government for the proposed cattle ranches. The governor told Punch that the state had already established a ranch in Oloba community. Aregbesola added that the Federal Government was ...

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“Lies Won’t Save You From Defeat” – Fayemi Tells Fayose

The Kayode Fayemi Campaign Organisation has accused Governor Ayodele Fayose of spreading “irresponsible lies”, saying that lies will not save the governor and his candidate, Prof Olusola Eleka, from defeat in the July 14 governorship poll. Fayose had at the weekend on the state radio accused the All Progressives Congress ...

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“I Am Ready To Visit The US, Never Been Corrupt” – Atiku

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has maintained that he never stole money while in government. The Waziri of Adamawa, who was the number two man during the administration of former president Olusegun Obasanjo, said his ex-boss would have exposed him if he had stolen “government money.” Abubakar made this disclosure ...

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Plateau Killing: ‘You Are A Very Sick Man” FFK Slams VP Osinbajo

Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, took to his twitter handle to attack Vice President Yemi Osinbajo who he allegedly said that victims of the recent herdsmen attacks will be given money as a way of compensation. FFK apparently feels insulted by this move. He Wrote: “The farmer’s family that were ...

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INEC Chairman, Reveals What He Plans To Do After 2019 Elections

The Independent National Election (INEC) Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, has again assured that the 2019 election will be free and fair. He said this during an interaction with political editors of media organisations on Saturday in Lagos. “If there is anything I am going to leave INEC with is my ...

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”We Have Handed Nigeria To God” VP Osinbajo Says

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says Christians in Nigeria have all decided to commit the country to God in order to achieve the much-anticipated greatness. Osinbajo said this when he spoke at the inter-denominational National Prayer for Nigeria organized by the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), the City of David ...

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INEC Finally Speaks On Embarrassing Online Sale Of PVC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Sunday said it received reports of attempts to clone Permanent Voters’ Cards (PVCs) and sell them online. Nigerians on social media had over the weekend raised alarm after Permanent voters’ cards, PVCs, branded with the Nigerian colour and logo was listed for sale ...

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2019 Election:- Buhari Has Nothing To Offer – Sule Lamido

Sule Lamido who is eyeing the job of President Buhari believes the latter has nothing to offer the country. Sule Lamido, former Jigawa state governor, has declared that President Muhammadu Buhari has nothing to offer Nigeria. Lamido made the declaration when he visited the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, National Secretariat ...

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How N1.6bn Disappeared Under Former Governor, Babangida

Saidu Abdullahi, Account General of Niger State, has told Justice Yalim Suleiman Bogoro of the Federal High Court sitting in Minna, Niger State how a former governor of the State, Babangida Aliyu, ordered the disbursement of over N1.6billion from the State’s statutory account for no reason. While being led in ...

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