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OBITUARY: Waku, the senator who wanted military to seize power from Obasanjo

“And by the time I am gone, that is what I want to be remembered for,” were the words of blunt and assertive Joseph Waku, a former Nigerian senator, while extolling
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Onnoghen: It’s anti-judicial coup, says Ogebe

December 31st, 2018 marked 35 years since General Buhari overthrew a democratically elected government and shot his way to power via a military coup. In 2019 in further confirmation of his trenchant unrepentant ways, he has again moved against an arm of government in a continuing pattern of divide and conquer internal warfare. The news […]
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AUDIO: Listen to live commentary on what led to military coup in Gabon

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Violence erupts in Gabon as Ali Bongo elected again Military officers have staged a coup in Gabon, seizing the state radio station as they declared their dissatisfaction with President Ali Bongo, whose family has ruled the country for 50 years. President Ali Bongo who is currently recovering from a stroke in Morocco took over the country’s rulership […]
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BREAKING: Coup in Gabon as soldiers hijack power after 50-year rule of Bongo family + VIDEO

Military officers have staged a coup in Gabon, seizing the state radio station as they declared their dissatisfaction with President Ali Bongo, whose family has ruled the country for 50 years. President Ali Bongo who is currently recovering from a stroke in Morocco took over the country’s rulership from his father, Omar Bongo, who ruled Gabon for 42 […]
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I have no regret plotting coup – IBB

General Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida former Military Head of State of the Federal Republic of Nigeria has said that he has no regrets plotting a coup and that rather he was motivate by the consequences of the failur of a coup saying ‘rather, you get motivated. You see yourself doing a job. You were trained to defend and protect your country and, so, you see yourself doing that same job. Things were not going right and you are there to correct them.’
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World Cup: Iceland warn Eagles ahead of Group D clash

APC warns against coup in Nigeria

Festus Abu, Kaliningrad Iceland manager Iceland coach Heimir Hallgrimsson says it would be foolhardy for anyone to underestimate his team in the Russia 2018 World Cup  after they  earned a  point in their David  versus Goliath  fixture against  Argentina at  Spartak Stadium in Moscow  on Saturday. Augsburg  forward Alfred Finnbogason  secured a 1-1 draw  for  […] …

EXTRA: PDP senator says Dec 31 should be declared ‘democracy destruction day’ because of Buhari’s coup

Enyinnaya Abaribe, a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) senator from Abia state, says December 31 should be declared as “democracy destruction day” because that was the day the Muhammadu Buhari military
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Wike accuses APC of plotting “coup” in Rivers

Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has said Friday’s attack on the State Judiciary, is an attempt by the Police and the All Progressive Congress (APC ) to overthrow his government. Wike stated this on Friday after he inspected the Rivers State High Court Complex vandalized by some supporters of the APC reportedly loyal to […]
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