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Plateau: Election observers adjudge LG rerun poll violence-free

Plateau: Election observers adjudge LG rerun poll violence-free

Gyang Bere, Jos The Coalition of Accredited National Observers, for the October 10 Local Government Elections in Plateau State, said the re-run elections in Langtang South and Mangu Local Government Areas of the state was without violence, vote-buying and any form of electoral manipulation. Spokesman of the coalition, Comrade Ali Abacha, disclosed this, on Saturday, […]
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How a madman predicted some Igbo opposition to Obi’s selection

How a madman predicted some Igbo opposition to Obi’s selection

What I am here to tell you is that before some Igbo leaders began to oppose Peter Obi’s nomination, a madman had predicted it in the late 50s, I was told. Chika Abanobi You must have read how some Igbo political elite opposed Alhaji Atiku Abubakar’s nomination of Peter Obi, former governor of Anambra State, […]
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2019: My nomination as vice presidential candidate is about the masses, says Peter Obi

Igbo spiritual leader warns against rigging Anambra guber poll

Former Anambra Governor, Mr Peter Obi says his choice as the running mate to the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is to ennoble his people. Obi said this on Friday in Enugu during a visit to the state governor, Chief Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi. It would be recalled that the presidential candidate of the […] …

Atiku/Obi ticket: S’West Igbo leader to Ndigbo: Don’t put all your eggs in one basket

Atiku/Obi ticket: S’West Igbo leader to Ndigbo: Don’t put all your eggs in one basket

Wole Balogun, Ado-Ekiti Immediate past President of Ohaneze Ndigbo, Ekiti and current President, Ohaneze Ndigbo, South West Nigeria, High Chief Nathaniel Uzomah, has advised his Igbo people not to risk giving block votes to the candidates of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar and Peter Obi, simply because of the choice of their own, […]
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Nigeria population to hit 350 million in 2050

Monkey Pox: Kebbi govt. puts health workers on alert

The population of Nigerians, currently over 190 million have been predicted to reach almost double figures in the next 32 years. Nigeria’s census last collected in 2012 by the Nigeria National Bureau of Statistics, the total population of citizens in Nigeria was around 166.2 million people. Director General, Institute for National Transformation (INT), Abuja, Prof. […] …

Bayelsa flood’s a monumental disaster – Osinbajo

Bayelsa flood’s a monumental disaster – Osinbajo

Femi Folaranmi, Yenagoa Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on Friday, admitted that the flood disaster that has submerged several communities in Bayelsa State was monumental. Bayelsa State was initially not listed among the states the Federal Government had declared flood emergency until Governor Henry Seriake Dickson made a case for the state insisting that the state […]
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FG denies claims of selling Ajaokuta steel company

The Nigerian government has debunked the reports that it has plans of selling the over $8 billion Ajaokuta Steel plant in Kogi state, despite its redundancy. Yahaya Bello, Kogi State Governor, revealed this to State House reporters Thursday after he met with the country’s Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo. “The Vice President said there is no […] …

We stand by you, Osinbajo tells flood victims in Bayelsa, Rivers

Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has assured flood victims in Bayelsa and Rivers States that the Federal Government is committed to alleviating their pains. Laolu Akande, Senior Special Assistant to the President, Media and Publicity, Office of the Vice President, in a statement on Friday in Abuja, said Osinbajo gave the assurance in Bayelsa State. […] …

Apostle Hayford Alile (1938-2018)

Apostle Hayford Alile (1938-2018)

The pioneer Director-General of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), Apostle Hayford Ikponmwosa Alile, recently passed on at the age of 80 years. The deceased, who served on the board of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and other blue chip companies, was the Spiritual Leader of St. Joseph’s Chosen Church of God (SJCCG) International. President Muhammadu Buhari […]
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