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Ondo PDP flays Olusola Oke’s return to APC

The Ondo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party has lambasted Mr. Olusola Oke for returning to the All Progressives Congress.

2019: Northern youth groups urge President Buhari to drop re-election bid

A coalition of youth groups in Northern Nigeria has called on President Muhammadu Buhari not to seek re-election.

APC chief urges President Buhari to rejig cabinet

Mr Ebi Beredugo, Chieftain of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bayelsa, has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to reshuffle his cabinet and inject technocrats to key positions to achieve the change promised by the party.

New Year: Cleric advises Nigerians to be industrious

Bishop Emmanuel Badejo of the Catholic Diocese of Oyo has admonished Nigerians to make hard work their watchword in 2018 for the country to attain meaningful development.

With President Buhari, Nigeria will be great again – Kalu

Former governor of Abia State and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Dr. Orji Kalu, has described President Muhammadu Buhari as an impeccable and selfless leader who is passionate about the welfare of Nigerians.

Ex-Ondo commissioner accuses Governor Akeredolu of witch-hunt

A former Ondo State Commissioner for Culture and Tourism in the immediate past administration, Mr. Femi Adekanmbi, was arrested by the men of the state police command in Owo, headquarters of the Owo Local Government Area of Ondo State on Thursday.

Opposition in a democratic dispensation

The thesis of this piece is that until political parties in opposition are more organized, purposeful and functioning beyond participating in elections, it is unimaginable and futile to expect governance to serve as an effective vehicle for development, prosperity and solidarity. In adumbrating on this thesis, I shall first endeavour to make a case for the existence of opposition parties.

Ex-VP Atiku Abubakar’s exit, not good for APC – Governor Okorocha

The Imo State Governor, Chief Rochas Okorocha, has confirmed that Alhaji Atiku Abubakar leaving the ruling All Progressives Congress was not a good development for the party.

House of Reps spokesman Abdulrazak Namdas accuses Police PRO of blackmail

Abdulrazak Namdas, spokesman of the house of representatives, has accused Jimoh Moshood, force public relations officer, of blackmail.

The church, tithing and the rest of us

I did not think I would join this unending conversation on the propriety of paying tithes until I saw a friend who is not of the Christian faith share a critical article in the past week.

Men also need help in cases of domestic violence

About two in five victims of domestic violence - also known as intimate partner violence — are men, says a study by Men’s Right Campaign Parity Group. But many men are scared of seeking help in cases of domestic violence because they fear it may make them look weak.

Debate in Japan as politician with baby ejected from chamber

A local Japanese female politician who brought her baby into an assembly meeting to highlight the issues women face in the workplace has sparked debate after being ejected from the chamber.

Ex-VP Alex Ekwueme, epitome of detribalised Nigerian – Governor Okorocha

Gov. Rochas Okorocha of Imo has described the late former Vice President Alex Ekwueme as an epitome of a detribalised Nigerian.

Kenya court set to hear petitions challenging repeat vote

Kenya's Supreme Court is poised to hear petitions challenging President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election in a repeat presidential poll.


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Four allegedly killed by herdsmen in Adamawa midnight attack

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2019: Bauchi food vendors set to buy nomination forms for President Buhari, Governor Abubakar

The Bauchi State Food Vendors Multi-Purpose Cooperative Union has called on President Muhammadu Buhari and Governor Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar to contest for second terms in 2019.

Foreigners employed to kill in Benue, others – DSS tells President Buhari

The Islamic State in West Africa network operating within some North Central and South-South sections of Nigeria may be responsible for the recent killings recorded in Benue State and other parts of the country.

MFM’s Chukwuka Onuwa rejects Serbia’s Radnicki Nis for CAF Champions League action

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Nigerian banker gives birth inside Air France flight to New York

A 41-year-old Nigerian banker identified as Toyin Ogundipe, aboard an Air France flight, was delivered of a baby boy mid-air about 35,000 feet above sea level and four hours away from the destination.

Jose Mourinho would happily swap Henrikh Mkhitaryan for Alexis Sanchez – Gary Neville

Former Manchester United captain Gary Neville said manager Jose Mourinho would happily swap out-of-favour playmaker Henrikh Mkhitaryan for Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez.

Honduras roads blocked in protests against election results

Activists blocked roads and clashed with police in Honduras on Saturday as part of nationwide protests against the contested re-election of President Juan Orlando Hernandez.

No to cattle colony in Ondo – CAN

The Ondo State chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria has appealed to the state Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, not to accept the cattle colony being proposed by the Federal Government in the state.

Niger Delta militants threaten to launch fresh attack on oil installations

Niger Delta Avengers on Wednesday vowed to launch a fresh attack on oil installations in the South South region.