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Uncertainty in Gombe as Local Government elections hold Saturday

Uncertainty pervaded the air Thursday with stakeholders lodging several complaints over the way the Gombe State Independent Electoral Commission (GOSIEC) is planning the Local Government Councils election scheduled to take place on Saturday. Ibrahim Yusuf, Chairman of Civil Society Organizations in Gombe State, while addressing newsmen, alleged that the State …

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Between Ohaneze and Jonathan By Elvis Akuchukwu

I read with utter disbelief, the recent comments credited to the new Ohaneze President-General, Chief Nnia Nwodo impugning the character of the immediate past-President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, GCFR. As an experienced politician and a man with an analytical mind, Chief Nwodo is expected to …

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Tambuwal: How Nigeria can get out of recession

Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal recently fielded questions from journalists in Sokoto on a wide range of issues affecting his state and the country. He gave his frank assessment of the measures needed to get Nigeria out of recession.Excerpts: Q: The last administration promised to improve the welfare of religious and …

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Pro-Biafran leader, Onwuka, out of prison, vows to re-launch Biafra, March 15; Says ex-President Jonathan’s govt tried to kill them in prison, that Obama saved them

From; Madu Ezenoha, ENUGU Fresh from prison, the leader of Biafra Zionist Federation (BZF), Barr. Benjamin Igwe Onwuka ,Tuesday announced that Biafra Republic will be re-launched on March 15, 2017. Onwuka, who narrated his harrowing experience in detention for over three years, accused former President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration of plans …

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Saraki laments abandonment of critical projects

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has lamented the abandonment of critical infrastructural projects after investing huge amount of money on them. Receiving the Niger State Governor, Abubakar Sani Bello, who paid him a visit today in Abuja, Saraki said the action has resulted in a waste and left the …

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Saraki: Our plans to take Nigeria out of recession ** Says 2015 elections in Nigeria set new standard for African countries

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has told the visiting European Union (EU) delegation that the National Assembly was working on some legislations aimed at propelling Nigeria out of the current economic recession. He also commended the EU for monitoring the 2015 general elections in Nigeria, which he said has …

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