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    Politics Under Buhari, Lives Of Cows More Important Than Humans – Gov. Nyesom Wike – INFORMATION NIGERIA

    Gov. Nyesom Wike While speaking when he received the Anglican Bishops of Niger Delta Province who visited him at the Government House Port Harcourt, Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, said that the lives of animals are treated better under the prese...
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    Politics Collapsed Banana farm in Ogoniland owned by Mexican company, others – Governor Wike – PM...

    Rivers Gov, Nyesom Wike Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has shocked Rivers people and Nigerians when he revealed that Songhai farm and the multi-million Naira banana farm both in Tai local government area in Ogonilan...
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    Obasanjo To Buhari: “You Must Step On Toes Of Friends, Well-Wishers” – Nairaland

    A former President Olusegun Obasanjo, (Dr) has told President Muhammadu Buhari that he must step on toes on friends and well-wishers in order to achieve the desired transformation and change agenda of his administration. Obasanjo, said hard choices m...
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    Politics Teachers recruitment: Kaduna govt shortlists 27,639 for oral interview – TODAY.NG

    The Kaduna State Universal Basic Education Board has shortlisted 27,639 applicants for oral interview in its ongoing recruitment of 25,000 teachers for the state’s public primary schools. The figure represents the number of successful applicants out ...
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    Politics How choices made by leaders drove Nigeria into poverty – Obasanjo – The Nation Nigeria

    Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Saturday attributed the current poverty in the country on choices made by its leaders. He warned that hard choices must therefore be taken by leaders, to break the poverty cycle, including having to step on toes ...
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    Politics Defection: Former Kebbi Governor leads others to formally join APC – Vanguard News

    The former Kebbi Governor, Alhaji Saidu Dakingari,on Saturday led other Peoples’ Democtatic Party (PDP) defectors to publicly join the All Progressives Congress (APC). Newsmen repor APC t that the two-term former governor and his deputy who served un...
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    Politics Why South East APC leaders reject Governor Okorocha – The Sun News

    Why South East APC leaders reject Governor Okorocha — 20th January 2018 APC Stakeholders South East meeting called by the South East zonal Chairman, Chief Emma Eneukwu at the instance of the President Buhari 2019 presidential campaign Director-Genera...
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    Politics Don Waney planned to kill 200 people in Rivers – Wike – Daily Post Nigeria

    The late notorious criminal kingpin, Don Wanny, who massacred 23 people on the new year eve in Omoku area of Rivers State, had planned to kill 200 more people in the state before he met his waterloo. Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike revealed this w...
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    Politics President Buhari is Depressed Because of Benue Killings - Presidency

    The Presidency has stated that President Muhammadu Buhari is not happy about the situation in Benue state where countless people have lost their lives due to clashes between herdsmen and farmers. "Those who allege lack of empathy don’t know the pre...
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    Politics Fresh PDP Crumbles

    'Fresh PDP', a faction of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has collapse into the mainstream party, its National chairman, Olukayode Akindele, announced on Saturday after a meeting with former national chairman of PDP, ‎Okwesilieze Nwodo. “I am del...
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    Politics Buhari Congratulates Obasanjo For Bagging a PhD From NOUN

    President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated former President Olusegun Obasanjo, who bagged a Ph.D. certificate in Christian Theology at the National Open University Nigeria, NOUN, graduation today. “Let me congratulate former president, Chief Oluse...
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    Politics Presidential aides celebrate, ‘send forth’ newly-appointed NIA boss – Premium Times Nigeria

    Presidential aides and State House staff members on Friday evening “sent forth” the newly-appointed Director-General of National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ahmed Abubakar. According to a statement by presidential spokesperson, Femi Adesina, “It was a...
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    Politics Agric Ministry distributes 370 motorcycles to extension agents – Punch Newspapers

    The Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development on Saturday distributed 370 motorcycles to extension agents to further enhance service delivery to Nigerian farmers. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the motorcycles were given to the a...
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    Politics Senator Saraki in Katsina, commiserates with Lawal Kaita’s widow – TODAY.NG

    The President of the Senate Dr Abubakar Bukola Saraki has personally commiserated with the wife of late statesman, Lawal Kaita. via TODAY.NG – http://ift.tt/2EWrkYI Get More Nigeria Political News...
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    Politics My father never pampered us, says Ekwueme’s daughter – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper –...

    Late Alex Ekwueme Mrs Alexandria Onyemelukwu, the eldest daughter of a former Vice-President, Dr Alex Ekwueme on Friday night described the deceased politician as a caring but disciplined father. Onyemelukwu gave the description in Lagos at the “Nigh...
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    Politics Ogun fake rice rumour: demarketing a state for selfish reason, sad – Amosun – The Sun News

    Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja The Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun, has described as sad deliberate attempts to demarket the state for selfish reasons. Amosun was reacting to report on social media alleging that his administration mounted sandbag...
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    Politics GMOs: Ogbeh wants scientists to advise FG on way forward – Vanguard News

    Zaria (Kaduna State) – The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development has called on Nigerian scientists to advise the Federal Government on the acceptability or otherwise of Genetically Modified Orgsnisms (GMOs). Ogbeh Ogbeh made the call on Satur...
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    Politics Senator Shehu Sani Speaks On Defecting From APC To PDP

    The Senator who represents Kaduna Central in the Senate, said this when he spoke at a national conference organized by the Freelance and Independent Broadcasters Association of Nigeria (FIBAN) in Abeokuta, Ogun state on Thursday January 18th. All is...
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    Politics Kwara passes urban, regional planning bill into law – BusinessDay

    Speaker of the Kwara State House of Assembly, Ali Ahmad, has commended the state governor, Abdul Fatah Ahmed, for signing the State Urban and Regional Planning Bill 2017 into Law, saying the prompt assent to the Law has ushered in a new dawn in the s...
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    Politics Obanikoro tasks NASS on speedy passage of 2018 budget – BusinessDay

    A former Minister of State for Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro has urged the National Assembly to ensure speedy passage of the 2018 before the end of February for appreciable implementation. Obanikoro, who recently defected from the People’s Democratic Pa...
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    Politics Olusola Oke Returns To APC, Governor Akeredolu Receives Him [SEE PHOTOS]

    Ondo state Governor Rotimi Akeredolu received the Alliance for Democracy AD in the November 26th 2016 Governorship Election in Ondo State Chief Olusola Oke back to APC at MKO Democracy Park, Akure. ...
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    Politics Ex PDP Governorship Candidate, Rep Member, Others Defect To APC

    The Edo State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) dealt a big blow to the camp of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state on Friday, with the decamping of major PDP heavyweights, including Member representing Egor/Ikpoba Okha Feder...
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    Politics Why President Buhari will not talk about 2019 election now – Presidency – TODAY.NG

    The Nigerian Presidency has said President Muhammadu Buhari feels that it’s too early to start talking about 2019 general elections when there are so many important and pressing issues on his desk. This was in spite of the fact that some governors ha...
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    Politics Fashola reports 71. 58% Performance Of 2017 Budget For Ministry – Leadership Nigeria Newspapers

    The Hon. Minister of Power, Works and Housing has reported that of the 2017 budget, his ministry has achieved 71.58% implementation as at December, 2017. According to press release from the ministry, Fashola, who stated this recently while defending ...
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    Politics Boko Haram: Borno Lifts 3 Weeks Curfew On Maiduguri, Jere. – Leadership Nigeria

    The Borno State Government has lifted the three Weeks Curfew earlier imposed on residents of Maiduguri Metropolis and Jere Local Government Area of the state. The curfew is now reviewed from 6am to 10:30 pm beginning from Saturday 20th January, 2018....

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