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2019: I am ready to sacrifice my ambition for restructuring – Atiku

Former Vice President and All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential hopeful, Atiku Abubakar, has said that he was ready to sacrifice his ambition for the restructuring of the polity.

Sukuk bond part of strategies to islamise Nigeria – CAN

The Christian Association of Nigeria has opposed the floating of the Sukuk Islamic bond by the Federal Government, alleging it is meant to Islamise the country through the back door.

UNGA: Venezuela FM rejects Trump threats

Venezuela on Tuesday accused Donald Trump of racism and seeking a new Cold War after the US president told the United Nations he was ready to act to “restore their democracy.”

Sukkuk Bond: Promotion of religious financial policy violates constitution – CAN

The Christian Association of Nigeria has opposed the floating of the Sukkuk Islamic bond by the Federal Government, insisting that it is part of the ‘agenda’ to Islamise the country through the back door.

Maduro says governors ‘must submit’ to new legislative body

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro warned Thursday that state governors elected in regional votes in October "must submit" to the will of a newly-created Constituent Assembly or they will be dismissed.

1999 constitution as ‘enemy of progress’

With the campaign for #BringBack1963Constitution gaining momentum, how many Nigerians have bothered to read the document? Never mind.

This thing called ‘1999 Constitution’

It is such a bad document that it is only fit for the refuse dump. I am further told that all the problems and troubles with Nigeria can be traced to this vile document which has destroyed the hopes and aspirations of millions of Nigerians.

Venezuela holds military drills after US threat

Venezuela has kicked off two days of nationwide military drills seen as a deterrent against military intervention by the United States.

Venezuela conductor Dudamel’s tour canceled

Venezuelan conductor Gustavo Dudamel said Monday his US tour with Venezuela's government-backed National Youth Orchestra has been canceled.

Latin America rejects US military threat in Venezuela

Several Latin American nations have come out strongly against US President Donald Trump's threat of military intervention to solve the ongoing political crisis in Venezuela.

Venezuela clamps down on opposition politicians

Venezuela’s opposition was on Thursday weighing its response to the government’s latest crackdown on its politicians, which critics warn will risk making the troubled country a dictatorship.

US slaps new sanctions on Venezuela

The United States imposed new sanctions on crisis-hit Venezuela on Wednesday, targeting members of a controversial, all-powerful, loyalist assembly installed last week to bolster what Washington calls the "dictatorship" of President Nicolas Maduro.

New Venezuela assembly fires dissident attorney general

Venezuela's contested new assembly fired the country's dissident attorney general, Luisa Ortega, on Saturday and ordered her to go on trial in a move sure to further inflame international criticism of the leftist government.

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Apostle Suleiman, Iginla for Nollywood Awards

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Benue gov donates 16 Hilux vans to security operatives

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PDP chairmanship: Why I am in the race – Adedoja

Prof. Taoheed Adedoja, a chairmanship candidate in Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday said that he had all that was required to lead the party and reposition it to greatness.

Judicial reform: CJN calls for officers’ discipline

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Samuel Onnoghen, has expressed the need for judicial officers to imbibe the culture of discipline if the ongoing reforms in the judiciary must achieve success.

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Leicester City ban three fans for homophobic chanting

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