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Obanikoro’s son joins father in APC

By Bolaji Buhari Mr Babajide Obanikoro, son of former Minister of State for Defence, Sen. Musiliu Obanikoro, on Friday dumped the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) for the All Progressives Congress (APC). The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the senior Obanikoro had in November 2017 left the PDP to …

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Development: Mantu, Jerry Gana, others commend Dickson …Say he’s done well, enrol in Bayelsa Health Insurance Scheme

Former Deputy President of the Nigerian Senate, Ibrahim Mantu; former Minister of Information, Prof Jerry Gana, on Thursday in Yenagoa, extolled the leadership qualities of the Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Seriake Dickson, saying he has put the state on the global map. Two former Ministers of Information, Chief John Odeh …

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I’m excited by Bayelsa transformation, proud to be a citizen, says Obasanjo

Nigeria’s former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, on Friday expressed shock over the rapid transformation which Governor Henry Seriake Dickson had brought on Bayelsa State within six years. He, therefore, suggested that the younger generation should be accommodated in the nation’s political leadership because “although they are future leaders, tomorrow might not …

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Buhari meets APC Governors’ Forum in Daura; We met with President to condole with him, nothing about 2019 – Governors

By Ismaila Chafe President Muhammadu Buhari met behind closed doors with 18 state governors of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Governors’ Forum in Daura, Katsina State on Friday. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that three of the governors were represented by their deputies at the meeting, which started …

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Yari: Security agencies complicit in Zamfara massacre “We alerted them 24 hours before killings but they failed to act;” Buhari condemns killings, orders Defence Minister to proceed immediately to scene

Governor Abdulaziz Yari has alleged that his administration gave security agencies a 24 hour head-start to alert them on the impending invasion of communities in Zamfara by bandits that resulted in the death of 39 persons in Zurmi local government area of the state on Wednesday night. Meanwhile, President Muhammadu …

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President Buhari, Russia’s President Putin congratulate new South African President, Cyril Ramaphosa

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Mr. Cyril Ramaphosa on his election as the President of the Republic of South Africa. A statement by Garba Shehu, his Senior Special Assistant (Media & Publicity), said that “the President also felicitates with the African National Congress (ANC)), and the Government and people of …

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Enugu Miracle Convention 2018: Rev. Dr. Uma Ukpai, Emma Isong, Zilly Aggrey, Rev. Amb. and Pastor (Mrs.) Aninwene, others to Minister

The President of Uma Ukpai Evangelistic Association Incorporated, Rev. Dr. Uma Ukpai alongside Bishop Emmah Gospel Isong, Rev. Ntia I. Ntia, Apostle Prince Zilly Aggrey, Rev. Amb. and Pastor (Mrs.) Chimaobi Aninwene and Rev. Amb. Don Odunze will minister at the 2018, Enugu Miracle Convention. The Enugu Miracle Convention with …

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