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Opposition lawmaker shot in Tanzania’s capital – official

A prominent opposition figure in Tanzania was shot near his home in the capital, a government official said Thursday, in an attack that shocked the East African nation known for its relative peace and stability.

Buhari returns to Abuja after Sallah holiday in Daura

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday resumed official duties at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, after Sallah break at his country home Daura, Katsina State, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.

I’m doing my best for Nigerians – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari says he will continue to do his best to improve the lives of millions of Nigerians.

2019: Obasanjo plotting to bring El-Rufai as Buhari’s replacement – Atiku’s associate

Alhaji Abdullahi Sugar, a political associate of erstwhile Vice President Atiku Abubakar, has warned northerners against the alleged moves of former president Olusegun Obasanjo to force one of his ‘boys’ on the North in 2019 for the presidency.

My recent ailment, an act of God – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has pledged to continue to do his best for the country, saying his recent sickness is a divine act of God.

Indonesian judge jailed 8 years for corruption

An Indonesian Court on Monday sentenced a Constitutional Court judge to eight years in prison for corruption.

APC and the failure of governance

Change was promised, but the situation has deteriorated to very unimaginable level. The sad aspect of this dispensation is that the victim must receive the blame.

Quit notice: I didn’t support Arewa youths – Sultan

The Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar III, said on Saturday that he did not support the Arewa youths when they asked the Igbo to leave the northern part of Nigeria before October 1 this year.

Al-Makura urges politicians to promote peace

Gov. Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa State has urged politicians to promote peaceful conduct while seeking elective office.

Buhari’s mini speech

President Muhammadu Buhari’s broadcast on his return from a 103 day medical vacation in Britain has been sliced in different ways by different people.

Sani Bello wants corrupt persons barred from politics

The Governor of Niger State, Abubakar Bello, has said that if Nigeria must forge ahead, corrupt politicians and civil servants should be barred from participating in politics.

Faleke warns Kogi govt against creating security problems

The deputy governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kogi state, James Faleke, on Sunday, warned the state government against creating security problems for the state through the vigilante group it is creating.

2018: Ekiti CP reads riot act to politicians, miscreants

Ekiti State Police Commissioner, Ibrahim Chafe, has just handed out stern warnings to politicians, in the state, to desist from heating up the polity and causing political upheavals ahead of the forthcoming 2018 governorship.

Ex-Taraba acting gov dumps PDP for APC

Former acting governor of Taraba, Alhaji Garba Umar, on Tuesday dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the All Progressives Congress (APC).

World reacts to Trump’s new strategy on Afghan war

Politicians from across the world have reacted to US President Donald Trump's new strategy for the war in Afghanistan.

Buhari sent by God to deliver Nigeria – PFN leader

The Chairman of Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) in Omu-Aran, Kwara, Pastor David Omorinoye, on Monday said President Muhammadu Buhari’s safe return was an indication of his divine call to deliver the country.

EFCC recovers N553m from politicians in Southeast – official

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) said it has recovered N553.77million from corrupt politicians in the South East.

Restructuring solution to Nigeria’s problems – NMPC chief

The president, Nigerian Movement for Positive Change (NMPC), Mr Niyi Aborisade, has declared that Nigeria would continue to move round most of its problems confronting it as a country until it embarked on restructuring.

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In 2016 while inspecting ongoing projects in the state, Rivers State Governor, Nyesome Wike said his administration had built over 200 roads and bridges in the state.

No corrupt individual will be allowed in my cabinet – Rivers governor

The Governor of Rivers State, Chief Nyesom Wike, has stated that no corrupt individual would have a position in his cabinet, restating the state government’s commitment in the fight against corruption.
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila (APC-Lagos), has announced the demise of a former member of the house, Rep. Tony Okey. 6

We are yet to receive official document for airport concession, national carrier plan – Reps...

Despite the several months of campaigns over the federal government’s plans to concession four international airports across the country, the Chairman of Nigeria’s House of Representatives Committee on Aviation, Honourable Nnolim Nnaji at the weekend has declared that the lower legislative chamber was yet to receive any official document on the airports’ concession plan. Despite the several months of campaigns over the federal government’s plans to concession four international airports across the country, the Chairman of Nigeria’s House of Representatives Committee on Aviation, Honourable Nnolim Nnaji at the weekend has declared that the lower legislative chamber was yet to receive any official document on the airports’ concession plan.
The Embassy of Israel in Nigeria on Friday reopened after a two-day closure of all Israeli embassies and consulates due to strike by diplomats and military attaches over allowances.

Man jailed over plot to attack Israeli embassy

A Jordanian court on Monday sentenced a man to eight years in prison for allegedly plotting to attack the Israeli embassy in Amman last year.
Members of Real Madrid’s first-team squad are allegedly pleased to see Jose Mourinho appointed as the new head coach of Tottenham Hotspur.

Jose Mourinho wants to reunite with former Manchester United star at Tottenham

Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho is planning a shock move for former Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini.

Court slams N1 million bail on estate agent over alleged fraudulent property sale

A 59-year-old man, Agbomabini Kolawole, who conspired with others and obtained N8 million under false pretences from a woman to sell a building to her was on Monday granted N1 million bail by an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court.