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Governor Yari: Banditry requires collaborative efforts by northern governors to tackle

The Chairman of the Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) and Zamfara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulazeez Yari, Thursday said the menace of banditry is an internal problem that requires collaborative efforts by northern governors to tackle.

PDP declares 7-day mourning over Plateau killings

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has declared seven-day mourning for victims of gruesome killings by marauders and bandits in Plateau state and other parts of the country.

PDP condemns President Buhari’s statement on Plateau massacre

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday condemned President Muhammadu Buhari’s statement on massacre of hundreds of innocent Nigerians in Plateau state last Sunday.

Democracy Day: President Buhari’s address hollow, full of false claims – PDP

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has described the Democracy Day address by President Muhammadu Buhari as uninspiring, hollow, full of self-praise and false performance claims.

CAN urges Christians to defend themselves from attacks

The President of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Samson Ayokunle, has appealed to Christians to save themselves from killings and attacks.

Stop blaming Libya’s Muammar Gaddafi for Nigeria’s security challenges – PDP tells President Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Thursday, told President Muhammadu Buhari to admit that he has failed in his promise to end insurgency in the country, instead of blaming late Muammar Gaddafi of Libya.

PDP tasks presidency to probe Governor Bello’s link to military equipment importation

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Saturday said that the linking of the exposed illegal importation of military equipment to All Progressives Congress (APC) interests, particularly in Kogi State, is revealing and places a heavy question on the doorsteps of the Presidency and the ruling party.

PDP decries President Buhari’s comments in Taraba

The Peoples Democratic Party has said the visit of President Muhammadu Buhari to Taraba State has vindicated its position that the scheduled trips to states where Nigerians are being killed by marauders is cosmetic and a political afterthought that did not come from the heart.

PDP: Hold President Buhari responsible for killing of UN workers

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned the murder of several persons, including international aid workers, by insurgents in Rann, Borno State on Thursday.

PDP condemns killing of UN staff in Rann

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned last Thursday’s terrorists attack on Rann, Borno State in which several persons, including international aid workers, were murdered.

Zamfara killings: PDP bemoans daily massacre of Nigerians, calls for prayers

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned the gruesome murder of 41 Nigerians by marauders in Zamfara State and urged Nigerians to join forces in praying for the nation.

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