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Benue State Governor, Dr. Samuel Ortom

Gunmen Kill Benue Gov Aide

Politics August 20, 2017 at 1:10 pm 0 comments

Gunmen early hours of Sunday broke into the residence of the Principal Special Assistant on Knowledge Economy and Investments to Benue State Governor, Dr Tavershima Adyorororough and killed him.
According to sources, the unknown gunmen around 12.30am on Sunday stormed his residence

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PDP Wins Gombe By-Election

Politics August 20, 2017 at 12:20 pm 0 comments

The Peoples Democratic Party candidate, Alhaji Kawuwa Malala, has been declared the winner of Dukku North Constituency bye-election into the Gombe State House of Assembly.

The Returning Officer, Prof. Mohammed Saidu, announced the results in Malala, Dukku Local Government Area of the state on Sunday.
He said

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Buhari Is Not Teleguiding Osinbajo – Spokesman

Buhari Is Not Teleguiding Osinbajo – Spokesman

Politics August 19, 2017 at 10:50 am 0 comments

Laolu Akande, the spokesman for the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, has denied reports claiming that President Muhammadu Buhari is teleguiding his principal.
Responding to a question from TheCable on a widely circulated report, alleging that a cabal was holding Osinbajo back from exercising presidential powers, Akande said such speculation was

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Calm Returns To Bayelsa After Violence At Inauguration Of Acting APC Chairman

Calm Returns To Bayelsa After Violence At Inauguration Of Acting APC Chairman

Politics August 18, 2017 at 6:43 pm 0 comments

Calm has returned to Yenagoa, the Bayelsa state capital where one person has been confirmed killed during the inauguration of the Acting Chairman of the All Progressives Congress in the state, Joseph Fafi.
Hoodlums believed to be loyal to the

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Obasanjo: Privileged Young Leaders Have Failed In Nigeria

Obasanjo: Privileged Young Leaders Have Failed In Nigeria

Politics August 18, 2017 at 6:38 pm 0 comments

Nigeria’s former president, Olusegun Obasanjo, has lamented the failure of certain “privileged young men and women” he helped to top positions in government and the private sector.
The former president stated this in a letter he wrote to senior lawyer, Olisa Agbakoba.
Mr. Agbakoba, former President of the Nigerian Bar

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BREAKING: One Killed At Bayelsa APC Acting Chairman Inauguration

BREAKING: One Killed At Bayelsa APC Acting Chairman Inauguration

Politics August 18, 2017 at 3:46 pm 0 comments

At least one person has been reported killed during the inauguration of the Acting Chairman of the Bayelsa State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital.
This follows the violence that erupted at the venue of the event as many supporters of the party gathered

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