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Senator Dino Melaye’s security aides, Police exchange gun fire in Lokoja;

Senator Dino Melaye, representing Kogi West Senatorial District in the 8th National Assembly and the Kogi State Police Command in Kogi State have issued contrasting statements concerning alleged exchange of gunfire between security officials in the Senator’s convoy and Police personnel on duty in Lokoja. While Senator Melaye is claiming that unknown …

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2019: Atiku woos Dankwambo for support; ‘It’s a matter for another day,’ says Dankwambo

Gombe State Governor, Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo has told former Vice-President, Atiku Abubakar, to suspend seeking his support for the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP’s, Presidential ticket until they go to the negotiation table in future. Both Dankwambo and Atiku are aspirants to the PDP’s presidential ticket from the Northeast zone of …

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Restructuring: Buhari’s comment is very unpresidential, says Dickson …Says presidential system, a waste of resources

The Governor of Bayelsa State, Henry Seriake Dickson, on Thursday picked holes on the position of President Muhammadu Buhari on the agitation for the restructuring of Nigeria, describing it as a threat to national security. According to him, Buhari’s comment that those pushing for the restructuring of the country were …

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AMCON’s huge obligation of N4.8 trillion must be recovered – Senate; List of major debtors to be published

The Chairman Senate Committee Chairman on Banking, Insurance and other Financial Institutions, Senator Rafiu Adebayo Ibrahim, has said that Nigeria can be made great again, if the legislature as a matter of urgency empowers the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) to go after recalcitrant obligors. He said that is …

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PDP, Atiku, Wike decry attack on Fayose; Defend state in 2019, Wike charges Rivers people

  By Emmanuel Oloniruha The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned Wednesday’s physical attack on Gov. Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti by policemen deployed for Saturday’s governorship election in the state. Addressing a news conference in Abuja on Wednesday, National Chairman of PDP Mr Uche Secondus, described the incident as “a …

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