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Ganduje Heads 63-man APC Campaign Committee for Osun Election

Onyebuchi Ezigbo in Abuja Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje has been appointed to lead a 63-man All Progressives Congress (APC) campaign committee for the September 22 governorship election in Osun State. This was announced wednesday by the National Chairman of the party, Adams Oshiomhole at the party’s National Secretariat in Abuja when he inaugurated the […]
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Theresa May Celebrates Opportunities on London to Lagos Link

Vincent Obia The City of London will play an even greater role in financing the fastest-growing economies across Africa and the world as the United Kingdom leaves the European Union by the end of March next year, British Prime Minister Theresa May said wednesday as she visited Nigeria on the second day of her three-day […]
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Politics: Trump's aides reportedly knew he could be criticized for holding a campaign rally while the nation mourns John McCain, but they decided to hold it anyway

White House aides reportedly considered the optics of holding Trump's campaign rally amid McCain's funeral services, but they decided to go along with it anyway.
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Politics: Trump's aides reportedly knew he could be criticized for holding a campaign rally during John McCain's memorial, but they decided to hold it anyway

White House aides reportedly considered the optics of holding Trump's campaign rally amid McCain's funeral services, but they decided to go along with it anyway.
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World: Overlooked no more: Ruby Payne-Scott, who explored space with radio waves

This energy ripples through space as electromagnetic waves, which crash into planets and meteors and space debris and one another, causing a great cacophony above and around us.
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Iva Valley: Ever heard about the massacred souls that haunt Enugu?

The cries of the 21 miners who were unfairly killed in the mines can still be heard till today.
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10,000 Kwankwaso Supporters Dump PDP for APC, Burn Red Caps in Kano

Ibrahim Shuaibu in Kano Over 10, 000 tricycle riders loyal to the Kwankwasiyya Group and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), wednesday in Kano State destroyed and openly burnt their red caps and formally defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Receiving the defectors, the Chairman of APC in the state, Alhaji Abdullahi Abbas described the […]
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Marafa Empowers Party Loyalists with Foodstuffs, 51 Cars

Deji Elumoye in Abuja A member of the National Assembly, Senator Kabiru Marafa, has empowered his loyalists and the less- privileged in Zamfara State with car gifts and bags of grains. Senator Marafa (APC, Zamfara Central), through Marafa Campaign Organisation , MCO, distributed 51 cars to party executives and loyalists, 100,000 Jerseys to the youth […]
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Fayemi Hires 35 Lawyers, Assembles 1,009 Witnesses to Defend Mandate

Victor Ogunje in Ado Ekiti The Governor-Elect of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has hired 35 lawyers and assembled 1,009 witnesses to defend his victory at the recent governorship election in the state. Fayemi yesterday filed his defence to the petition written by the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and outgoing Deputy Governor […]
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Non-oil exporters advocate value-addition, revamped processes to check losses

Non-oil exporters advocate value-addition, revamped processes to check losses To reduce losses suffered from long haulage and shipping cycles as a result of prolonged rehabilitation of access routes leading to the ports, non-oil exporters are urging members to embrace value-addition, and re-jig their export processes as well as value-chain operations.
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Between JAMB and the realities of unused admission slots

Between JAMB and the realities of unused admission slots Every Nigerian youth wants to go to a university. It is every parent’s dream that their children graduate from a good university to ensure that they have a better life than theirs. That is a progressive situation except that the snag is everyone is facing the same direction: they want to attend the same tertiary institutions.
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I’m committed to fair 2019 polls, Buhari tells May

I’m  committed to fair 2019 polls, Buhari tells May President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday assured British Prime Minister Theresa May of his commitment to credible elections in 2019. He made the pledge when May visited Abuja.In a meeting with the prime minister, Buhari welcomed U.K.’s support for strengthening democratic institutions in Nigeria.
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Uncertainties, political tensions may cripple investment in Nigeria’s oil sector

Uncertainties, political tensions may cripple investment in Nigeria’s oil sector Stakeholders in the oil and gas, and investment sectors have said growing socio-economic uncertainties and political instability could further quash inflow of investment into the country.The experts, who reacted to the declining level of investment into Nigeria’s oil and gas sector, are worried that the country...
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Siege on N’Assembly was a Collective Decision, Says Daura’s Associate

• PDP: We’re vindicated The decision to invade the National Assembly which led to the sack of the former Director General of the Department of State Service (DSS) Lawal Daura, was a collective decsion of principal officers of sister security agencies, his close associate revealed to PRNigeria. Daura was recently sacked by Acting President Yemi […]
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Africa Investment Summit Holds 2019, As UK Plans to be Continent’s Largest G7 Investor by 2022

Vincent Obia British Trade Minister George Hollingbery said on Wednesday that Prime Minister Theresa May will use her on-going visit to Africa to set the stage for an Africa Investment Summit to be held in the UK next year. Hollingbery stated this in Cape Town, South Africa, where the prime minister began a three-day visit […]
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Falana, Secondus, Advocacy Group Berate Buhari for Undermining Rule of Law

Alex Enumah in Abuja and Martins Ifijeh in Lagos More reactions Wednesday trailed President Muhammadu Buhari’s comment that the rule of law must be subject to the supremacy of national security and interest, as human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN); National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus, and an advocacy […]
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Akpabio: What I Find Attractive in APC

Former Senate Minority Leader, Godswill Akpabio, has revealed that the style of fighting corruption and poverty in the All Progressives Congress (APC), attracted him to the party. Describing the two as twins, Akpabio, after an APC caucus meeting late Tuesday night, praised President Muhammadu Buhari’s leadership style in tackling corruption and poverty. “The first thing […]
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Politics: Legendary Watergate reporter Carl Bernstein fires back at Trump after the president calls him a ‘degenerate fool’ over a disputed CNN story

President Donald Trump attacked legendary Watergate reporter Carl Bernstein on Wednesday evening for a story he reported on last month about a 2016 meeting at Trump tower involving Trump's campaign and a Russian lawyer.
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