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Monthly Archives: July 2022

Tee-Mac makes U-turn, says Tinubu competent to lead Nigeria

Ex- President of the Performing Musicians Association of Nigeria (PMAN), Tee Mac Omatshola Iseli has made a volte face as regards the presidential candidate of the ruling APC, Bola Tinubu. In his new statement, he said that Tinubu is competent to rule Nigeria. It will be recalled that in a Facebook page, the popular flutist had said that Tinubu is ...

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2023: Ex-SGF Lawal, Dogara hold meeting with Wike

Ex-Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara and the former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal, on Saturday had a meeting with the Rivers State governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike in Port Harcourt. It was gathered that the epoch making meeting was  held at Governor Wike’s country home in Rumueprikom, Obio-Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers ...

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Ex-APC chieftain, Magnus Abe emerges Rivers gubernatorial candidate

Senator Magnus Abe was on Saturday elected as the candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) for the 2023 governorship election in Rivers State. The primary, which was conducted in Port Harcourt, Rivers State and supervised by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) senior officer, Emmanuel Isong and other representatives from the Department of State Security Service (DSS) and the ...

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Outcome of 2023 presidential election will be decided by women- APC Women Leader

The APC national women’s leader, Dr. Betta Edu has said that the outcome of 2023 presidential election would be decided by youths and women. She made this remark during an organised by the APC Young Progressives Women Forum in Abuja. “The coming election will be largely determined by young people, especially women. We must all be ready to mobilize more ...

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Police arrest three INEC staff for creating illegal registration unit

As the voters registration exercise goes on, three personnel of the  the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) have been apprehended for creating an illegal permanent voter’s card registration unit at St Brigid’s Catholic Church, Ijeshatedo, Lagos. The indicted officials are  Mrs Rita, Mr Ikechukwu Izuchukwu and Miss Agbokhna Ebigun, It was gathered that they were nabbed by the operatives f ...

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Ortom lauds Senators over impeachment move against Buhari

Benue Governor Samuel Ortom has given kudos to the Senators  for issuing a six-week ultimatum to President Muhammadu Buhari to step up the fight against insecurity or risk being impeached. The Senate Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) last Wednesday staged a walk out of plenary to protest the failure of Buhari to end insecurity. The Minority Leader Senator Philip Aduda and ...

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Christians will fight Muslim-Muslim ticket with prayers- Lawal declares

Ex-Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal, has vowed that christians would fight the Muslim-Muslim ticket presented by the  All Progressives Congress (APC) ahead of 2023 presidential election with series of prayers. The former SFG made this declaration during a stakeholders’ meeting with some leaders of the Christian community on  Friday. It will be recalled that the ...

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Updated: Wike lashes out at Atiku, calls him a liar

The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has called our the Presidential candidate of the People Democratic Party Atiku Abubakar. The Governor on Friday reacted to the issues that cropped up during and after the presidential primary election of the major opposition party which produced Atiku Speaking at the Port Harcourt International Airport in the Rivers State shortly after he returned ...

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Osun: Adeleke, Oyetola’s camps in war of words over transition committee

The Chief Press Secretary to the Osun State Governor, Ismail Omipidan has said that the terms of reference given to the transition committee set up by the Osun Governor-Elect, Senator Ademola Adeleke shows that he is not ready for governance. This was disclosed by the  Chief Press Secretary to the Osun State Governor, Ismail Omipidan in a radio programe today. ...

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Former Amaechi’s political ally dumps APC for PDP

A top chieftain of the All Progressive Congress APC has dumped the party to the People’s Democratic Party in Sokoto State. The former APC stalwart, Hon. Dahiru Maishanu Yabo was received by Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal . This was disclosed by Muhammad Bello, Special Adviser, Media and Publicity to Governor Tambuwal in a statement issued on Friday. The ...

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