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Saraki felicitates with Christians at Christmas; Commends gallant Operation Lafiya Dole troops, President Buhari

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Saturday felicitated with the Christian faithful in the country as they celebrate Christmas. Saraki in a statement by his Special Adviser, Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu, also urged Nigerians to use this yuletide season to rededicate themselves to the service of …

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Saraki congratulates new Tor Tiv

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Thursday congratulated the Tor Tiv-elect, Professor James Ornguga Ayatse, and said his well-deserved election came at the most opportune time in the history of the Tiv nation. Saraki in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu, in Abuja, …

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PDP won’t die – Umahi

Ebonyi State Governor David Umahi has assured that the challenges confronting the Peoples Democratic Party at the national level will not lead to its death. Umahi gave the assurance during a Christmas dinner he organised for the state Working Committee of the PDP as well as the local and zonal …

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Saraki congratulates Amina J. Mohammed on appointment as Deputy UN Secretary General

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Friday congratulated the outgoing Minister of Environment, Amina Mohammed, on her appointment as the United Nations (UN) Deputy Secretary General. Saraki, in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu, stated that Mohammed’s appointment at the UN was a …

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IGP commends performance of Police in re-run election in Rivers State – CLEEN Foundation Report – Lurid and misleading

The Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim K. Idris, has expressed satisfaction in the performance of the police officers deployed in the re-run parliamentary elections in Rivers State held on Saturday, 10th December, 2016, the gruesome death of one of the officers, DSP Mohammed Alkali and others missing notwithstanding. In …

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INEC declares PDP winner of Rivers East and Rivers West senatorial districts ▪Gov. Wike commends courage of Rivers people

The Independent National Electoral Commission , INEC, has declared the PDP winner of the Rivers East Senatorial District and Rivers West Senatorial District in the rerun elections conducted on December 10; 2016. Declaring the result for Rivers East Senatorial District , Returning Officer , Prof Onu Ekumankama announced that PDP’s …

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