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Mark calls for caution over PDP crisis

Former Senate President, Senator David Mark, has called for caution over the mounting leadership crisis rocking the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) across the country. Mark, in a statement in Abuja, signed by his Media Assistant, Mr. Paul Mumeh, noted that since the leaders of the PDP had realised their …

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NAAPE backs removal of petrol subsidy by FG

ANTHONY OMOH Barely 48 hours after organised labour consisting Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (TUC) gave the Federal Government a three-working day deadline to revert its increment in the pump price of Premium Motor spirit (PMS), an affiliate union, the National Association of Aircraft Pilots and Engineers …

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FG to establish DNA databank to track terrorists

Federal Government has expressed its desire to‎ establish a Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) data-bank with a view to deploying it in tracking criminal elements, especially terrorists in the country. Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama disclosed this in Abuja while briefing security correspondents on the sidelines of the 2nd Regional Security …

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PDP holds successful South South Zonal Congress in Port Harcourt ▪Party’ll retain South-South says Governor Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that governors and leaders would do everything legal to ensure that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, retains the South-South Geo-political zone. The 2016 South-South Zonal Congress was held successfully in Port Harcourt with Elder Emmanuel Ogidi (Delta State ) emerging as the …

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