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Sylva reportedly withdraws from 2023 presidential race

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, has reportedly withdrawn from the 2023 presidential race. The Northern Solidarity Group on May 9 presented the All Progressives Congress (APC) nomination and expression of interest forms to the minister in a bid to push him into the presidential race. President Muhammadu Buhari had last Wednesday […]

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Amaechi Reportedly Resigns From Buhari’s Cabinet Over Presidency

Nigeria’s Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has finally resigned his position to face squarely his 2023 presidential ambition. Best News Network understands that the former Rivers State Governor tendered his resignation letter today in obedience to President Muhammadu Buhari’s directive to cabinet members with political ambitions. Recall that Buhari last Wednesday, at the end of […]

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Benue 2023: I have No Anointed Candidate – Ortom

Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom on Monday said he and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state have not anointed a candidate for any position. The Governor noted that the party would conduct transparent primaries to ensure credible candidates are selected for the general election. He stated this while addressing the enlarged caucus meeting […]

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Quran does not support killing based on blasphemy —Pastor Bakare

Pastor Tunde Bakare, a presidential candidate and the Overseer of the Citadel Global Community Church, has declared that the Qur’an does not sanction murdering, especially for blasphemy. Bakare made the remarks on Monday while condemning the assassination of Deborah Samuel, a 200-level student of Shehu Shagari College of Education in Sokoto. The presidential candidate urged […]

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APC will field right candidates in 2023 elections – Adamu

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Abdullahi Adamu, said on Sunday the party would field its best candidates in the 2023 general elections. The former Nasarawa State governor stated this during the screening of the APC governorship and National Assembly aspirants in Abuja. Adamu, who was represented at the forum by the […]

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How Justice Odili saved my political career – Wike

The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, said on Sunday he owed his political rise to the Supreme Court Justice, Mary Odili, who prevented him from being replaced as Chairman of Obio – Akpor Local Government Area of the state in 2004. Wike, who stated this at a thanksgiving service held at Catholic Institute of West […]

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Kano Assembly postpones resumption by three weeks

The Kano State House of Assembly has postponed its resumption to June 6. The Assembly was initially slated to resume plenary and other legislative activities on May 16. Read also :Kano Assembly conducts public hearing on 2022 state budget The Speaker of the Assembly, Hamisu Ibrahim-Chidari, disclosed this in a statement issued on Sunday by […]

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