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Gov. Seriake Dickson’s PDP Reconciliation Committee submits report; Proposes broad-based coalition to wrest power from APC

Ono K. Akpe The National Reconciliation Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, led by the Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson, has submitted its report to the National Working Committee led by the National Chairman of the party, Prince Uche Secondus at the National Secretariat, Wadata House, Wuse Zone 5, Abuja. While making the presentation, Governor …

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Reps commence process to override Buhari on 10 Bills, to re-gazette Electoral Act

The House of Representatives on Wednesday, confirmed it has commenced process to override the President’s veto on 10 legislative Bills which President Muhammadu Buhari had declined assent to. Hon. Abdulrazaq Namdas, the Spokesman of the House, while addressing National Assembly Correspondents, also said the lower chamber had also resolved to …

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Why APC will take over Rivers in 2019 – Abe

The senator representing Rivers South-East Senatorial District at the National Assembly, Senator Magnus  Ngei Abe has said that, the All Progressives Congress (APC) is stronger than ever before and doing well in Rivers State even as he expressed confidence that the party will take over the state and retain control of the Centre in 2019. Abe who stated this while appearing …

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Gov. Ugwuanyi charges stakeholders on voters’ registration

 Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has charged all stakeholders in the state, irrespective of their political affiliations, to intensify efforts towards the on-going voters’ registration exercise through the sensitization and mobilization of eligible voters, who have not registered with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to do so and …

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President Buhari’s integrity and prosecution, trial of Senate President, Dr. Saraki by Professor Ben Nwabueze

              BACKGROUNDS AND FACTS OF THE CASE             In all the circumstances of the case, President Buhari’s role and inconsistent action in the prosecution and trial of the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, leave much to be desired, in terms of their compromising impact on his integrity. The background …

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EGMONT Group: National Assembly passes NFIU Bill to save Nigeria from expulsion…Only 13 Executive nominees have been rejected in two years, says Saraki

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Wednesday said the prompt passage of the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU) Bill by the National Assembly will facilitate the country’s readmission into the EGMONT Group rather than being expelled. He said that the Bill when assented to would make the …

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