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Anambra polls: Chidoka unveils plans for Nnewi…..Laments dearth of critical policies, infrastructure to boost manufacturing

Former Aviation Minister and lead contender in the November 18, 2017 Anambra governorship election, Chief Osita Chidoka has mapped out rapid infrastructural and policy interventions to boost manufacturing activities in Nnewi, as part of his plans to reposition the town as the industrial nerve center of the nation. Speaking while commissioning …

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Taraba crisis: FG plotting emergency rule to embarrass T.Y. Danjuma, says Group …Dambazzau’s visit an ill-wind, harbinger…Cattle breeders boycott public hearing on anti-grazing bill

Controversy on Wednesday continued to trail the communal clashes between Fulani and indigenes of Mambilla Plateau in Taraba State, with a pro-democracy organisation, Good Governance Group, claiming that it had uncovered plans by the Federal Government and some Army Generals to declare a state of emergency in the state. The emergency rule, it …

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Nov. guber poll: Chidoka promises grants, business connections to Anambra traders. ….Vows to remove extortionate levies

Former Aviation minister and leading face of the United Progressive Party (UPP) in the November 18, 2017 Anambra governorship election, Chief Osita Chidoka has said that his government will avail traders in the state, financial facilities and international business connections as part of his economic agenda to reposition the state …

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Involvement of military in Police duties in peace time alarming – Dogara; Insists: Security agencies must account for funds released to them

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara,  has said with the  deployment of the Armed Forces to more than 28 States of the Federation in peacetime, Nigeria is effectively permanently in a state of emergency. This is just as he added that rather than complement civil authorities …

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Fashola’s claims on 2017 Budget mischievous, misleading, Say Reps ….Insists that NASS reallocated projects for even spread because Fashola skewed them to favour one region.

  The House of Representatives has said that minister of  Works, Power and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, SAN, is peddling inaccuracies, misleading and calculated mischief about the 2017 budget in an attempt to blackmail the National Assembly, NASS, and set it on a collision course with the executive arm of …

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Alleged genocide: My critics are uninformed, says Ishaku

    The claims that Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku, gave order for the extermination of Fulani ethnic group, is untrue and those spreading the falsehood are uninformed, his Senior Special Assistant on Public Affairs, Emmanuel Bello, has said.   He however condemned the ongoing fracas between Fulani herdsmen and farmers in Mambilla Plateau, Sardauna Local Government.   …

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Ohanaeze inaugurates Planning and Strategy Committee; Prof. Soludo is Chairman

From: Madu Ezenoha, Enugu Apex Igbo socio-cultural organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo has inaugurated a 100-member Planning and Strategy Committee to chart a new economic and political direction for Ndigbo. Performing the inauguration at Nike Lake Resort Hotel Enugu, on Saturday, the President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief Nnia Nwodo charged the …

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