Daily Archives: August 22, 2018

Kogi PDP primaries: Crisis rocks party as Ibrahim Idris imposes sons, aides as candidates

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kogi State is gradually driving itself into fresh crisis following sinister moves by a former governor of the state, ...

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Senate: Resign or we’ll force you out – Miyetti Allah tells Saraki

The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association on Tuesday warned the President of Senate, Bukola Saraki, to resign his position immediately or be forced to do ...

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2019: Buhari walks 800m to demonstrate fitness for second term – Presidency

The Presidency said President Muhammadu Buhari has demonstrated his fitness to run for a second term by walking 800 metres from the Eid-praying ground in Daura to his private residence ...

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Governors yet to submit proposal for new minimum wage – Ngige

Governors are yet to submit their proposal on a new minimum wage structure, the Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige has disclosed ...

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Fed Govt neglects South-East zone in capital projects implementation – Governors

Governors of the South-Eastern states have condemned the Federal Government on implementation of projects in the zone, saying that the central government has short-changed states in the region ...

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SARS deviated from founding principles – Former Police IG, Mike Okiro

A former Inspector General of Police, Mike Okiro, has said the directive of the presidency for the overhauling of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) was timely because the police unit had deviated from its founding principle ...

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Sen. Jang joins 2019 presidential race

Former Governor of Plateau State who is also a serving senator representing Plateau North, Senator Jonah Jang has declared his intention to contest for the presidential primary on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party ...

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Whistle-blowers lead FG to recover N13.8bn from tax evaders

The Federal Government yesterday disclosed that it had generated N13.8 billion from the whistle-blowing policy on tax evasion ...

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Buhari’s administration has made Nigeria better – Garba Shehu

The Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Mr Garba Shehu, has scored the current administration high in its performance. According ...

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Fayose vows to complete all capital projects before Oct. 16

Governor Ayodele Fayose said on Tuesday that all the ongoing capital projects will be completed and inaugurated before vacating office on Oct. 16. The governor, ...

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