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I will revisit Bakassi–Buhari

The president-elect, General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd) has promised to revisit the controversial ceding of the Bakassi Peninsula to the Republic of Cameroun. Buhari who made the promise when a group of non-partisan Cross River State indigenes paid him a courtesy visit at the Defence House, in Abuja, noted that his …

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Jonathan setting traps for Buhari—APC

Rivers State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has accused President Goodluck Jonathan of ‘setting traps for the incoming government of Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (rtd)’ through last-minute removal and subsequent appointment of new heads of strategic government parastatals. The allegation, contained in a statement issued, Tuesday in Port Harcourt, …

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Boko Haram is a fraud—Buhari

President-elect, General Muhammadu Buhari has said the Boko Haram insurgents will be denied a recruitment base the moment our local communities realize that its claim to being a religious group is nothing but a fraud. “The fraud called Boko Haram can be defeated by denying it a recruitment base,” General …

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Emekuku jubilate over Okorocha victory

Following the declaration of the incumbent Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as winner of the 2015 gubernatorial election in Imo State by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), major roads in Owerri North council area were last Sunday, April 26 blocked and thrown into jubilation …

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Being text of a press conference by Dr Frederick Fasheun, the National Chairman of the Unity Party of Nigeria (UPN) and President of the Oodua People’s Congress (OPC, which held at the Century Hotel, Okota, Lagos, on Tuesday, April 25.

This is a special moment in the life of the Nation, as Nigeria has just undertaken, for the first time in its 55-year history, an inter-party, civilian-to-civilian, transition at the national level. First of all, let me congratulate Nigerians on the successful and peaceful conduct of the just-concluded elections. I …

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