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George Cautions Obanikoro against Politics of Bitterness

Obanikoro, Bode George on war path over Lagos governorship ticket

A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos State, Chief Olabode George, on Thursday cautioned the former Minister of State for Defence and governorship aspirant on the platform of the party, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, against politics of bitterness and do or die. George equally warned Obanikoro to stop his desperate tantrums against his […]

Buhari takes 2015 contest to Social media, The People’s general gives hope to suffering Nigerians on Facebook

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Maj. Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, the people’s General, the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has decided to use the social media, to warm up his way into the hearts of the electorate, and to gives hope to suffering Nigerians. Statisticss on Facebook have showed that the people’s general had begun to intensify the […]

APC To Fayose: Stop promoting insecurity in Ekiti

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The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State has called on Governor Ayodele Fayose to stop instigating activities that promote insecurity of lives and property in the state. A statement by the State Publicity Secretary of APC, Taiwo Olatubosun said deliberate starving of security agents of funds has resulted in security lapses that allow criminals […]

PVC: Identical twins threaten to sue INEC

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Some sets of identical twins and other multiple births in the country have called on President Goodluck Jonathan to intervene in stopping the mass discrimination against them by the Independent National Electoral Commission’s biometric system. They alleged that about 1,000 sets of identical twins in the country had been denied Permanent Voter Cards due to […]

Amaechi leads APC presidential campaign team

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LAGOS— The All Progressives Congress, APC, has named Gov. Rotimi Amaechi of Rivers State as the Director-General of the APC Presidential Campaign Organisation, which will drive the party’s efforts to win the 2015 presidential election. In a statement in Lagos, yesterday, by its National Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, the party said the announcement followed […]

Enugu governorship primaries: Court stops PDP from submitting name of candidate to INEC

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A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja yesterday stopped the Peoples Democratic Party [PDP] from submitting the nomination list and name of any governorship candidate for Enugu State to the Independent National Electoral Commission [INEC] pending the determination of a suit challenging the party’s governorship primaries. Although Justice Stephen Evoh Chukwu did not make an […]

Bode George cautions Obanikoro over attacks

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LAGOS — Former Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Bode George, has called for an end to verbal attacks by Obanikoro. George: Soon, FG will resolve Diya, others’ rights issue The statement reads; ‘’One has refrained from engaging Senator Musiliu Obanikoro despite his gross and alarmist provocations. I have deliberately remained […]

Buhari/Osinbajo will turn Nigeria around – Ikuforiji

Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly Adeyemi Ikuforiji

The Speaker, Lagos State House of Assembly, Adeyemi Ikuforiji, has said the choice of Maj.-Gen. Muhammadu Buhari and Prof. Yemi Osinbajo as representatives of the All Progressives Congress in the coming 2015 Presidential Election will change the country for the better if elected. In a statement on Thursday, Ikuforiji said he was delighted at the […]

B’Haram abducts 185 children, women near Chibok

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No fewer than 185 women have been reported kidnapped by Boko Haram insurgents in Gumsuri, North of Chibok in Borno State. The insurgents, who killed about 32 men, set fire on the village with petrol bombs before herding the women and children in their pickup trucks. The Sunday incident is coming less than nine months […]

Court Reserves ?Ruling in CPC’s Case against Coca-Cola

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A Federal High Court in Abuja has adjourned to February 3rd, 2015 for ruling on whether or not the fiat issued by the Attorney General of the Federation, Mohammed Adoke, SAN, to Chief Bayo Ojo, SAN‎, to prosecute Coca-Cola Nigeria, its Managing Director, Mr Adeola Aderunji, and the Chief Executive of Nigerian Bottling Company, Ben […]

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