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16 APC ward executives join PDP in Sokoto

16 members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) executive committee in Lajinge and Makuwana wards of Sabon Birni local government area of Sokoto have joined the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state. The PDP chairman in the state, Alhaji Bello Goronyo, who received the defectors at an event in the state, assured them of […]

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Obi Or Tinubu?: Famous Presidential Candidate To Withdraw From Race, Name Whom He’ll Support

The growing popularity of Peter Obi (Labour Party) and Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu (All Progressives Congress) is making Kola Abiola, the son of late MKO Abiola, reconsider his presidential ambition. A source who spoke with Independent on Friday, October 7, said the Kola, the flagbearer of the Peoples Redemption Party (PRP), may withdraw from the race anytime soon. Why […]

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Rufai Asked Tinubu To Provide His Medical Records, Reveals What Yar’Adua’s Health Issues Cost Taxpayers

Nigerian Broadcaster, Oseni Rufai has asked Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu to produce his health records for Nigerians to see and stop showing himself riding on a spinning bike. Speaking during the Arise Television morning show, he compared the present health crises of Tinubu to that of late President Umaru Musa […]

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Buhari shifts implementation of fuel subsidy removal to next govt

President Muhammadu Buhari has promised Nigerians that fuel subsidy will be completely removed in 2023. He gave this assurance while presenting the proposed N19.76 trillion budget for the 2023 financial year. According to him, fuel subsidy is a big issue in government finance and efforts have been put in place to remove the subsidy. Following […]

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JUST IN: Buhari presents N19.76 trillion 2023 budget, reels out achievements

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Friday, presented the proposed N19.76 trillion budget for the 2023 financial year before a joint session of the National Assembly in Abuja. The budget, which would be the last presented by the Buhari administration, is about 15.37 per cent higher than the amount budgeted in 2022. During the presentation, President Buhari […]

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Nigerians now living in hell under Buhari, Northern CAN laments

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in the 19 Northern States and Abuja, has lamented the living conditions of Nigerians under President Muhammadu Buhari, saying citizens are now “living in hell” due to the failing economy and bad policies of the government. The Northern CAN which made the assertion at the end of a two-day […]

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National Assembly to pass bill on election offences commission before 2023 elections

The Chairman of the Senate Committee on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Senator Kabir Gaya, said on Thursday the National would pass the bill on the establishment of Electoral Offences Commission before the 2023 general elections. Gaya, who disclosed in a Channels Television’s programme, Politics Today, said the Senate had forwarded its own version […]

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Senate gives Code of Conduct Bureau two weeks to resolve crisis

The Senate Committee on Ethics, Privileges, and Public Petitions on Thursday gave the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) two weeks to resolve its crisis. The bureau has been rocked by a corruption allegation. The committee chairman, Ayo Akinyelure, gave the directive when the CCB chairman, Prof. Mohammed Isah, and six aggrieved commissioners in the bureau […]

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Court nullifies APC candidates’ nominations in Ogun

The Federal High Court, Abeokuta, on Thursday nullified the nominations of two All Progressives Congress (APC) candidates in Ogun State. The candidates are Hon. Isiaq Akinlade for Yewa South/Ipokia Federal Constituency and Biyi Adeleye in Remo North State constituency. Justice O.O. Oguntoyinbo nullified the primary elections that produced both candidates over irregularities. He held that […]

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2023: Tinubu Releases Another Picture Of Himself Reading Jan 23 Edition Of Nation Newspaper

Bola Tinubu, presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has released another picture of himself reading the January 23 edition of The Nation Newspaper. The APC presidential candidate who is currently in London, released the picture via his twitter account on Thursday, amid continuing speculations about his whereabouts. He has been out of the […]

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‘Era of deceitful photographs has passed’, Sowore reacts to Tinubu’s London pics with grandchildren

The recent photographs of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, with his grandchildren in London has come under severe attacks, even as his African Action Congress (AAC) counterpart, Omoyele Sowore, said Nigerians would not be fooled any longer. Sowore, in a tweet on Thursday, attacked the former Lagos State Governor […]

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What I faced In The North after I became Peter Obi’s VP Candidate – Datti Ahmed

The Vice presidential candidate of the Labour Party, LP, Datti Baba-Ahmed while interacting with a journalist on the Channels Television’s Political Paradigm said that he went up against some people who claimed that the presidential candidate of the Labour Party, LP, Peter Obi is a religious bigot. Datti Ahmed said, “When I joined Peter’s ticket, […]

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Keyamo slams critics, says APC under no compulsion to reveal Tinubu’s whereabouts

Festus Keyamo, spokesman for the All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential Campaign Council, stated on Thursday that the party can no longer spend every minute defending Bola Tinubu’s whereabouts. Though Tinubu is the APC’s presidential flagbearer, he has not yet been elected president of Nigeria, Keyamo claimed, adding that Nigerians were misinterpreting the issues at hand. […]

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