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Obasanjo, a liar, economic illiterate – Soyinka

The Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has said that he has no respect for Obasanjo, who he described as an indescribable liar. Soyinka carpeted the former president on Friday night when he was responding to questions during a programme tagged: ‘An evening with Wole Soyinka’, organised by Globacom. Asked to respond to Obasanjo’s assessment of him in the former president’s ...

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Ekwueme, Clark, others slam Buhari over biased appointments, anti-graft war

Southern leaders under the auspices of the Southern Nigeria Peoples Assembly (SNP), on Tuesday, ‎slammed President Muhammadu Buhari over what they described as his lopsided appointments and selective fight against corruption. Speaking at the meeting of the elders council held in Akure, the Ondo state capital, the SNP led by Elder statesman & former Federal Commissioner for Information, Chief Edwin ...

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Jonathan didn’t perform but Buhari must prove he’s a saint – Balarabe Musa

*Doubts Buhari’s sincerity to confront corruption Second Republic Governor of Kaduna State, Alhaji Balarabe Musa, Thursday  doubted the ability and sincerity of President Muhammadu Buhari to confront the endemic problem of corruption in Nigeria and put an end to it. Musa, who spoke in his Kaduna home,  said President Buhari had already lost the moral right to prosecute the anti-corruption ...

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Igbo groups want Junaid Mohammed tried for treason

An Igbo socio-political groups on Wednesday condemned the convener of the Coalition of Northern Politicians, Academics, Professionals and Businessmen, Junaid Mohammed, for asking Ndigbo to break away from Nigeria if they feel marginalised. One of the groups, Njiko Igbo Forum, said Mohammed’s statement amounted to treasonable felony. President of the Njiko Igbo Forum, Rev. Okechukwu Obioha, who reacted to the ...

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Security: FG to recruit 10,000 Policemen

To set up Anti-Terrorism agency Determined to wrest the nation from the hands of insurgents and other kinds of criminals, President Muhammadu Buhari has said the federal government will recruit 10,000 policemen and thereafter establish a properly trained and equipped federal anti-terrorism multi-agency task force that will effectively tackle the challenge of insurgency in the future. Speaking at the National ...

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Jonathan’s govt must account for N13.9 trn – APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday, faulted what it described as a massive campaign to stop the recovery of an estimated N13.972 trillion allegedly squandered by the immediate past administration. The N13.972trn was the fund allegedly unaccounted for, withheld or allegedly stolen mostly from the oil sector under Goodluck Jonathan’s administration. In a statement, Sunday, the APC said that the ...

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Buhari’s spartan discipline already yielding result – Obahiagbon

Hon. Patrick Obahiagbon (aka  Igodomigodo) is the Chief of Staff to Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State. In this interview, Obahiagbon assesses the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari. He also speaks on some issues affecting Edo, asserting that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) stands no chance in the guber election scheduled to be held in the state in 2016. You ran in ...

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Bayelsa PDP Chairman, Tiimi Alaibe 1,100 PDP stalwarts defect to APC ahead December guber poll

The  current Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Bayelsa, Col. Sam Inokoba (Rtd), Former Managing Director of Niger Delta Development Commission, (NDDC) Chief Timi Alaibe, and over 1,100 party leaders on Saturday dumped the PDP for the All Progressives Congress (APC). Addressing a political rally at the Samson Siasia Sports Complex, Inokoba who listed 10 reasons for leaving the PDP, ...

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Anambra PDP leaders dismiss purported sack of Metuh

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LEADERS of Anambra State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP have dismissed the purported sack of the party’s National Publicity Secretary, Chief Olisa Metuh, describing such moves as coming from the All Progressives Congress, APC and its agents. In a statement Friday  by the leaders, they vowed that no amount of blackmail, harassment and intimidation from the APC and ...

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I am not Buhari’s in-law –Zakari

The Acting Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission, Mrs. Aminat Zakari, has said that the commission is awaiting reports of the police investigations into bribery allegations against some resident electoral commissioners and other staff of the commission. Zakari, who disclosed this in an interview in Abuja on Friday, said INEC was waiting for security agents to provide tangible evidence against those ...

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