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Politics

Court frees nurse accused of killing Adeleke with overdose

An Osun State High Court sitting in Osogbo on Thursday discharged and acquitted a nurse, Alfred Aderibigbe who treated late Senator Isiaka Adeleke before his death on April 23, 2017. Recalls that former governor; Rauf Aregbesola signed an executive order setting up a coroner inquest to look into the cause of the death of Senator Isiaka Adeleke which he appointed ...

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2023: This is constitution of common sense, power should come to South- Shekarau

Former Governor of Kano State, Ibrahim Shekarau has joined the leagues of Nigerians calling for rotation of power to the south in 2023. He voiced out this opinion when having an interview on state of the nation with Channels Television on Thursday. He added that since Buhari will be completing his second term in 2023, after eight years “common sense ...

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Osun: Fear of political crisis goes down as Oyetola, Aregbesola meet

The fear that political crisis may erupt in Osun state was allayed today as ex-Osun State governor, Rauf Aregbesola, omet with his successor, Adegboyega Oyetola, and former Governor of the state , Bisi Akande, in Osun State. Prior to this development, tension had been soaked in the state as both Aregbesola and Oyetola were allegedly planning to have different political ...

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Lai to NEF: Buhari won’t resign, he will complete his tenure

The spokesman of the Government of President Mohammadu Buhari who is the  Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed has kicked against the calls for Buhari to resign. Reacting to the calls; Mohammed downplayed it as irresponsible and cheap. Hh added that nothing will stop his principal from completing his tenure. It will be recalled that a pro-North called  Northern ...

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Top traditional rulers visit Tinubu in Lagos

Some monarchs under the delegation of the National Council of Traditional Rulers in Nigeria on Wednesday visited the National Leader of the ruling All Progressive Congress, APC Bola Tinubu  at his Lagos residence. Tinubu, who is also the former Governor of Lagos received the delegation led by Etsu Nupe, Alhaji Yahaya Abubakar. Others are: Paramount Ruler of Nsit Ubium Okun ...

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Crisis hits Kano PDP over council poll

The crisis rocking the Kano State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has taken a new dimension following the declaration by the Aminu Wali faction of the readiness of the party to participate in the local government election scheduled for January 16. Acccording to The Nation, The Kwankwasiyya faction of the PDP, led by the Caretaker Chairman, Danladi Umar ...

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Lagos by-election: I will advocate for special status for Lagos if …….- Abiru

The senatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Tokunbo Abiru in Lagos East, Mr. Tokunbo Abiru has promised to push for special status for Lagos State if he wins the election. The by-election will take place on Saturday, December 5. Abiru who ended his campaign on Tuesday said he would serve with integrity and honesty. Acccording to him, he ...

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PDP remains Nigeria’s only hope of survival- Saraki

Former Senate President has asserted that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, is the only hope of survival for Nigeria. The former Governor of Kwara State made this remark during the  PDP National Reconciliation Committee in Abuja. He noted that PDP is spread among all the six geo-political zones of the country, making it the best part that can take Nigeria ...

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Okorocha to Buhari: Your Ministers, aides have failed, sack all of them

Ex-governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha says it has become necessary for President Muhammadu Buhari to sack  all his Minister’s and aides he appointed. Acccording to him, all the political appointees in his government  have failed to perform their duties The Senator said this on Wednesday during  his condolence visit to Governor Abdullahi Sule and the family of the late ...

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Why I dumped PDP for APC- Top South East politician

The former commissioner for works in Abia, Chief George Nnanna Kalu, has  broken silence on why he decided to dump the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the All Progressives Congress (APC) . In an interview with The Sun, Kalu accused the state governmentunder Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of drifting from the dreams of the founding fathers of Abia. The former commissioner ...

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