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Buhari’s fiscal discipline, anti-graft war stopped economic recession – Hon. Faparusi

A member of the seventh House of Representatives, Hon. Bamidele Faparusi, has declared that President Muhammadu Buhari’s prudence and intensified fight against corruption halted the hard-biting economic recession that dogged the country’s economy in the last few years.Faparusi, an All Progressives Congress(APC)  governorship aspirant, said the series of bailouts and …

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Flooding: House will soon pass climate change commission bill – Speaker Dogara …Commiserates with Benue flood victims

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has condoled with the government and people of Benue State over the flooding that has displaced over a hundred thousand people in the state and destroyed properties in 12 local government areas. The Speaker also expressed deep sympathy for all the …

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2017 elections: Next Anambra Governor has been revealed to me – Rev Fr Obimma, Ebube Muonso Appeals to aspirants to pursue peace

Aspirants in the forthcoming Governorship elections in Anambra state have been urged to ensure they give peace a chance and avoid all kinds of violence before, during and after the elections. The appeal was made by the founder and Spiritual Director of Holy Ghost Adoration Ministry Uke, Idemmili North local …

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Rivers East: Governor Wike alerts international community of INEC/Police rigging technique

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has alerted the international  community  of the latest rigging system hatched  by the ruling All Progressives Congress  (APC) wherein they use the Police to concoct electoral results in collusion with the Independent National Electoral Commission  (INEC). The governor  told the international community that the actions …

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Anambra APC guber primary: Senator Nwobodo congratulates Nwoye; Urges defeated aspirants to close ranks

Chairman, Anambra State Gubernatorial Election Planning and Strategy Committee of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Senator Jim Nwobodo, has congratulated the winner of the party’s governorship primary, Dr. Tony Nwoye on his victory. In a statement released on Sunday, Senator Nwobodo lauded the free, fair and transparent nature of the …

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Drug abuse: Community-based approach best solution, says Gbenga Ashafa

The Senator representing Lagos East Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Senator Gbenga Ashafa, on Saturday expressed concern over the increased rate of drug abuse among youths, saying only a community-based approach would tackle the menace in Nigeria.   The legislator expressed these feelings during sensitization march against drug abuse  organised …

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Support devolution of power to states, fiscal federalism, Ambode tasks lawyers …Says weak institutions impeding ease of doing business …Lagos has made greatest institutional transformation, says NBA President

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday called on lawyers in the country to raise their voices in support of the demand for devolution of power to States and fiscal federalism, especially the review of the current revenue sharing formula. By the current revenue allocation formula, the Federal Government …

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