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Muhammadu Buhari: Don’t see 2019 elections as declaration of war

President Muhamadu Buhari has urged politicians not to see the 2019 general election as a declaration of war.

Gotv Boxing Night 15: Ridwan Oyekola knocks out Price Nwoye, wins N1 million Best...

Ridwan ‘Scorpion’ Oyekola emerged the best boxer of the GOtv Boxing Night 15 when he defeated Price ‘Lion’ Nwoye by a unanimous decision in their national lightweight bout.

Yoruba actress Motunrayo Adeoye passes on in Ibadan

According to reports, the talented actress died yesterday morning after battling chronic ulcer for many years and she will be buried today at her residence located at Akobo Ojurin, Ibadan, Oyo State, today according to Islamic rite.

In Pictures: Omoyele Sowore takes #TakeItBack campaign to Alafin Palace

Mr. Omoyele Sowore continued his bid to sell his 2019 presidential ambition to all segments and stakeholders of the Nigerian society earlier in the week with a visit to one of the most revered monarchs in Yorubaland, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, the Alafin of Oyo.

Kidnapped monarchs didn’t pass through mandatory rituals – Don

A lecturer at the University of Ibadan, Dr Obafemi Jegede, says nobody can kidnap a traditional ruler who performs his mandatory traditional rituals before getting to the throne.

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Femi Falana advises EFCC to stop sealing up suspects’ assets

Senior lawyer Femi Falana advises Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to stop sealing up assets belonging to suspects of financial crimes

Electoral Bill: Don’t override Buhari’s veto – Solomon Adeola

Lagos APC Senator Solomon Adeola kicks against any attempt to override President Muhammadu Buhari’s veto on the Electoral (Amendment) Bill 2018
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Six Israeli settlers wounded in drive-by shooting in West Bank

At least six Jewish settlers wounded in drive-by shooting in occupied West Bank
[File] Nigeria's Senate leader, Bukola Saraki, announces that he would stand to become the main opposition candidate in 2019's presidential elections in Abuja, Nigeria, August 30, 2018. REUTERS-Afolabi Sotunde

Bukola Saraki: How PDP will defeat APC in 2019

Senate President Bukola Saraki says People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has all it takes to win next year’s general elections
John Owan-Enoh

John Owan-Enoh: APC will sweep polls in Cross River

Cross River governorship candidate John Owan-Enoh says the party will sweep polls in 2019 general elections in the state