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What Mohammad-Bande’s election as UNGA president means to Nigeria — NIA DG, Shehu

By Harrison Arubu New York, June 5, 2019 Reactions continue to trail the election of Amb. Mohammad-Bande as President of the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA). Mohammad-Bande, Nigeria’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations was elected by acclamation at the 87th plenary meeting of UNGA at …

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University of Maiduguri produces five Governors, two Deputy Governors  

The University of Maiduguri, Borno State, Nigeria has produced five governors and two deputy governors from the 2019 general elections. A statement by Abubakar Abba Tahir, PhD, President of the Adamawa State Chapter of the University’s Alumni Association that announced the feat, listed the governors as Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia …

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Oshiomhole/Odigie-Oyegun hostilities:Nabena calls for intervention of President Buhari

By Emmanuel Mogbede Abuja,June 5,2019 Mr Yekini Nabena, an All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari, as the party’s leader, to intervene in the hostilities between Chief John Odigie-Oyegun,the party’s immediate past National chairman, and Mr Adams Oshiomhole, its current national chairman. He made the call …

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Unilag dons express confidence in newly-elected Nigerian UN General Assembly President   

By Oladapo Udom Lagos, June 5, 2019 Some professors at the University of Lagos (Unilag) on Wednesday expressed confidence in the ability of Amb. Tijjani Muhammad-Bande, a Nigerian, who was elected the 74th President of the United Nations General Assembly, UNGA, on Tuesday.  They told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) …

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Nigeria shines globally as Prof. Bande is elected President of the United Nations General Assembly; UN Secretary General pledges support

By Harrison Arubu New York, June 4, 2019 Prof Tijjani Mohammed Bande, Nigeria’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, has been elected President of the United Nations General Assembly, UNGA. He was elected through acclamation at an event witnessed by world diplomats and government officials from Nigeria, being the sole …

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Presidency denies approval of State/LG Police; President Buhari directs working out modalities for implementation of report of Panel on reform of anti-robbery squad

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday received a report on the reform of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) and requested that the report be studied and a white paper produced within three months. Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President (Media & Publicity), who was reacting to media reports that the …

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