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REVEALED: H ow Bombings desecrate Islam –Confab delegates

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Northern delegates to the National Conference have said Wednesday’s explosions in Kaduna targeted at former Head of State, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari and Islamic scholar, Sheik Dahiru Bauchi, desecrate the religion of Islam especially coming during the holy month of Ramadan. In a statement signed by spokesman of the Northern Delegates Forum, Anthony Sani, the delegates […]

Amaechi’s LG tour a political masterstroke —APC

Rivers state governor, Rotimi Amaechi

Rivers State Governor, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, has been commended for embarking upon a ‘Meet the People Tour’ of the 23 local government areas of the state with a view to assessing the impact or otherwise his government has made in various communities. The commendation was made by the state chapter of the ruling […]

WAR AGAINST TERROR: The $1bn Boko Haram loan

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The proposal by the federal government to raise a foreign loan of one billion US dollars for the prosecution of the war against terrorism has raised some dust, but that should be expected. On the one hand, it sounds ridiculous that Nigeria will be incurring such an amount of debt to fight insurgency and terrorist […]

Osun Guber: INEC ad-hoc staff warned against malpractices

Chairman of INEC, Attahiru Jega

Members of the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) that would serve as ad-hoc staff for the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) during the August 9 governorship election have been warned against involving in acts capable of constituting electoral offences. Osun State Commissioner for Special Duties and Regional Integration, Mr. Bashiru Ajibola, gave the warning while […]

RED ALERT!!! OSUN 2014: PDP PLANS MASSACRE, MASSIVE KILLINGS, ARSON TO WIN ELECTION – APC ALERTS AGAIN

All Progressive Congress (APC)

All Progressives Congress (APC) is for the upteen time alerting Nigerians and the outside world that the PDP plans an unprecedented monstrosity of man’s inhumanity to man around August 9, just before, during and after the governorship election. In what will tantamount to a massacre, the party has planned to place the State on a […]

OSUN 2014: STUDENTS BACK AREGBESOLA FOR SECOND TERM, SAYS HIS ACHIEVEMENTS IN EDUCATION ENORMOUS

student endorsed Aregbesola

Less than sixteen days to the August 9, governorship election in the State of Osun, the candidacy of Governor Rauf Aregbesola received another boost as students in the four tertiary institutions owned by the state trooped to the street on Thursday to canvass for his re-election in office. The Students under the aegis of Osun […]

Ebola Virus in Lagos: Liberian undergoing treatment for Ebola dies in Lagos

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A Liberian, Patrick Sawyer, who was suspected to have been infected with the deadly Ebola Virus, has reportedly died in a private hospital in Lagos on Friday. The Lagos State Ministry of Health on Friday, announced on Thursday that Sawyer was suspected to be infected with the virus, which had killed scores in Guinea, Gambia […]

Why PDP politicians are thieves, but corrupt when decamp to APC – Femi Aribisala …A MUST READ

APC ready to also take advantage of PDP vulnerability in many states

If you have been wondering why the government of Goodluck Jonathan has achieved precious little in the monumental fight against corruption in Nigeria, the answer is very simple. There is actually no corruption in Nigeria. Nigerian politicians are thieves, but they are not corrupt. This is the erudite position of our dear president, who happens […]

B-R-E-A-K-I-N-G: CLAMP-DOWN Begins, As SSS Shuts Down RMS Office Over Osun Poll

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A fiery team of fully armed operatives from SSS swooped on the Ojodu headquarters of the Research & Marketing Services Limited (RMS), a leading Market Research Agency in West and Central Africa, which is currently conducting a public opinion and exit polls for the Osun Gubernatorial elections coming up in 15 days time. The operatives, […]

REACTIONS IV: Re-election Campaign In Ijesa South Federal Constituency

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View more photos showing the people’s reaction towards Governor Rauf Aregbesola at his Re-election Campaign in Ijesa South Federal Constituency on Tuesday 15-07-2014 culled from Oranmiyan


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