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Fredrick Nwabufo

Fredrick Nwabufo: Why money is not flowing like Ikogosi springs this campaign season

I am sure you have noticed that “money is not flowing” this season as it did in 2015 when there was a blizzard of dollars.
Bishop Sunday Onuoha,

Bishop Onuoha: Boko Haram insurgency may spread to Bauchi, Taraba, Gombe

The Co-Chairman, Interfaith Dialogue Forum for Peace, Bishop Sunday Onuoha, has warned that the Boko Haram insurgency in the North-East may spread to Bauchi, Gombe, Adamawa and Taraba states.

NBS: Price of kerosene decreased in December 2018

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), says the average price per litre paid by consumers for National Household Kerosene decreased to N290.74 in December 2018 from N298.32 recorded in November 2018.
Senate President Senator Bukola Saraki

President Buhari declines assent to five bills

President Muhammadu Buhari has declined assent to five bills transmitted to him by the National Assembly in 2018.
Bola Tinubu and Bisi Akande

Asiwaju Tinubu pays tribute to Bisi Akande at 80

All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leader and Co-Chair of the party’s Presidential Campaign Council, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, yesterday congratulated former Interim Chairman of the party, Chief Bisi Akande, on his 80th birthday.

Fidelity Bank assures of quality services as 13 customers win N16 million

Fidelity Bank Plc said it would ensure that its customers get quality service in 2019 as it gave out N16 million to 13 customers in the first draw of the year and the third in the Get Alert in Millions promotion (GAIM) season three.

Ogun politics: My encounter with violence

I once had a taste of political violence during the 2015 Presidential campaigns. In Bauchi, our convoy was stoned. In Katsina, restless youths wielding stones and long sticks threatened to attack us. It didn’t matter that it was a Presidential convoy. But nothing in those two places is comparable to what I experienced in Sagamu, Ogun State on Sunday, January 13.
Tony Ojukwu, the Executive Secretary of the National Human Right Commission (NHRC)

NHRC: Presidential panel on SARS receives 103 complaints

The Executive Secretary, National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), Mr Tony Ojukwu, said on Monday that 103 complaints of alleged human rights violations were received by the Presidential Panel on the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS).

Election: PDP vows to frustrate rigging plans of APC

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has vowed to prevent the All Progressives Congress (APC) from rigging next month’s general elections.

Justice Onnoghen: President Buhari, APC plotting to kill democracy – PDP

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has alleged that President Muhammadu Buhari and his All Progressives Congress (APC) are plotting to kill Nigerian democracy with the plan to prosecute the Chief Justice of the country, Justice Walter Onnoghen.

PDP: Senator Kashamu is unknown to us

The lawmaker representing Ogun East Senatorial District, Senator Buruji Kashamu, yesterday, called on the Police to hold the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Prince Uche Secondus, “for breach of public peace and safety should there be a breakdown of law and order in Ogun State” ahead of the 2019 general election.
Buhari Youth Organisation, Lagos State Chapter, One of the groups participating in the Agboyi-Ketu Walk for All APC Candidates held in Lagos on Saturday (NAN)

Support groups stage walk for Lagos APC

Support Groups of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State on Saturday trooped to the streets canvassing votes for the party’s candidates in the forthcoming general elections.
Magnus Atilade

President Buhari mourns Archbishop Atilade

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over the death of Archbishop Magnus Atilade.
Bola Tinubu, former Lagos state governor and All Progressives Congress (APC) leader, speaks at a party meeting in Abuja Febuary 17, 2015. REUTERS-Afolabi Sotunde

Asiwaju Tinubu: APC don’t need violence to win elections

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) does not have to engage in violence to win the forthcoming elections, Co-chairman of its Presidential Campaign Council, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has said.
Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has said that the Senate on resumption of plenary will further probe the NNPC on diversion of dividends from the Nigerian Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG).

Senator Saraki: PDP will win South East, South-South and North Central

Senate President Bukola Saraki has reeled out election figures to support claims that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) stands a great chance of winning the presidential polls.

Elections: PDP accuses APC, police of causing crisis, attacks

The Peoples Democratic Party Presidential Campaign Organisation on Thursday accused the All Progressives Congress and the police of instigating crises and attacking its members.
President Buhari presides over Inaugural Meeting of APC Presidential Campaign Council in Abuja on 10th Jan 2019-2

President Buhari: My re-election is guaranteed

President Muhammadu Buhari said on Thursday that he was not in doubt that the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) would clinch victory a second time in the general election slated for next month.

Elections: APC governors shun inaugural campaign council meeting

Governors who are to serve as State Coordinators in their respective states for the All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential Campaign Council for the 2019 election, are conspicuously absent at the inaugural meeting currently holding at the State House Conference Center, Abuja.

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NOA urges Nigerians to resolve political grievances through lawful means

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FRSC tasks federal government on dualization of Idiroko road over accidents

Mr Olugbenga Farinloye, the Idiroko Unit Commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Ogun, on Thursday advised the Federal Government to dualise the Idiroko Road to reduce accidents in the area.