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COVID-19: PDP directs members to scale up personal interventions …Restates case for the poor, unemployed, others.

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has directed its members across the country to intensify their efforts in providing assistance to vulnerable Nigerians in their neighborhoods to further mitigate the socio-economic impact of the COVID-19 lockdown directives. The PDP, in a statement by Kola Ologbondiyan, its National Publicity Secretary, also calls …

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Governor Makinde tests positive to COVID-19, says I remain in self-isolation; Atiku, Ajimobi wish him quick recovery

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde on Monday confirmed he has tested positive to the rampaging coronavirus otherwise known as COVID-19. The governor who tweeted via his personal handle @seyiamakinde on Monday, said that he remains asymptomatic and would remain in isolation. Meanwhile, former Vice President of Nigeria, Alhaji Atiku …

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COVID-19 lockdown: Obi fears for the vulnerable; advises elected public officers to relocate to their constituencies

Mr. Peter Obi, the Vice Presidential Candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) during the 2019 elections, has expressed concern over the plight of vulnerable and unemployed Nigerians whose survival is tied to their day-to-day activities. Obi, who spoke on the heels of the total lockdown of the country being announced …

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“Federal Character, Restructuring and Rotation of Presidential Power in Nigeria”  By Prof. Greg I. Ibe

– A Keynote Speech By Prof. Greg I. Ibe, PHD, OFR, Enyi Abia At the Great Debate and Dialogue for National Unity organized by Igbo Leadership Development Foundation in collaboration with Gregory University Uturu, World Igbo Summit Group, Centre for International Advanced and Professional Studies, New Generation Leadership Foundation at …

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APC Bayelsa says Douye Diri is an illegitimate Governor; Condemns N2.9billion loan for ‘operational vehicles’  

The All Progressives Congress, APC, Bayelsa State Chapter has said that the recently sworn-in governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Senator Douye Diri did not win the state’s governorship election and is thus an illegitimate governor, stressing that he “will bear the burden of illegitimacy throughout his tenancy …

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Diaspora Group Commends US Congressman Smith on Supreme Court of Nigeria statement

A United States based Imo State Diaspora group, the Imo Diaspora Coalition for Justice and Democracy (IDCJD) has commended US Congressman Chris Smith for his recent statement expressing concern over the Supreme Court of Nigeria and its independence, ability to safeguard the country’s constitution and democracy. In a statement, with …

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