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Monthly Archives: October 2020

Tinubu has turned Lagos to private, family business- Bode George

A Top chieftain of the People’s Democratic Party , Bode George has again attacked  Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu on national television for his dealings in Lagos State. According to Chief George, Tinubu owns three private jets, one of which can contain about 900 people, he questioned why Tinubu would have that kind of jet.He also revealed that Seyi Tinubu is ...

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2023: It will be unfair if PDP refuses to zone presidential ticket to Southeast- Lawmaker

The Majority Leader of the Ebonyi State House of Assembly, Victor Chukwu, has said that the Peoples Democratic Party must zone 2023 presidential ticket come 2023. Chukwu, who represents Ezza North-West Constituency, said, the South-East geo-political zone had kept faith with the PDP since inception in 1999 and that the zone deserved to be rewarded for the loyalty. The lawmaker ...

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I am not in government to make money- Gov Obaseki

Governor Godwin Obaseki, has said that politicianns must put the priorities of people they govern above other things. Obaseki, who said this in Benin City  added that he was not in government to be famous or make money at the expense of ensuring development that would benefit the people. The governor, according to a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, ...

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Igbo leaders engage in critical political meeting

Igbo leaders have engaged in a critical political meeting on Thursday at Enugu government house. The assumption is that their meeting may not be unconnected with the violent #EndSARS protests that witnessed carnage in all parts of the zone In the security meetings are the President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief Nnia Nwodo; Governors Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, Dave Umahi and Okezie ...

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Tambuwal: Devolution of power panacea to Nigeria challenges

Sokoto State Governor, Hon. Aminu Tambuwal, says  devolution of power may be the panacea to the challenges facing Nigeria. He described the difficulties facing the country as not insurmountable, adding that they can be addressed within the framework of “one Nigeria.” The governor spoke yesterday in Abuja at the commencement national campaign for the registration of 20 million Nigerians under ...

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Lagos Assembly will not failed in its responsibility- Obasa

Speaker Mudashiru Obasa of Lagos State House of Assembly says the house will never shirk its responsibility to bring government closer to the people. Obasa, the chairman of the Conference of Speakers of State Legislatures, made the promise on Thursday at a constituency stakeholders’ meeting where he had the opportunity to reel out some of the achievements of the House ...

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Ondo Guber: Police officers decry non-payment of election allowances

Some of operatives of Nigerian Police Force  in Oyo State deployed for the Oct. 10 Ondo State governorship election have decried non-payment of their allowances, 19 days after the poll. The officers who spoke on condition of anonymity made their plight known to the News Agency of Nigeria on Thursday in Ibadan. One of the officers said the Police Headquarters, ...

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Nigeria may cease to exist in the next five years-Lagos lawmaker, Desmond Elliot

Member, Lagos House of Assembly, representing Surulere 1, Desmind Elliot has warned that Nigeria may not exist in the next five years. According to him, the country may disintegrate if Nigeria’s social media space is not regulated. The Nollywood veteran issued the warning while addressing the Lagos State House of Assembly at plenary. His comments weree captured in a leaked ...

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“Amnesty International not the owner of Nigeria,” Presidency blasts body on its report on Lekki shootings

The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, has lashed out at Amnesty International on its report the Lekki shootings. Adesina, who is the President’s most senior spokesman, said on Thursday that Amnesty could not have more facts about the country than the Presidency which has a ‘helicopter view’ of things happening in the country. Speaking ...

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PDP filled with idle, frustrated people- APC

The All Progressives Congress, (APC) in Ekiti State has launched heavy verbal attack against the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) It said PDP is idle and frustrated and has resorted to empty threats and incitement as its weapon even as it warned that the law is there to tame and deal with any form of unlawful acts by any person no ...

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