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  1. Iroka Chinedu

    Politics Offa robbery attack: Saraki calls for improved security architecture - Tribune news

    Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, has called for improvement in the security architecture and infrastructure in the country to ensure adequate response to raging security challenges in parts of the country. Speaking when he paid a condolence visit to the Olofa of Offa, Oba Mohammed Mufutau...
  2. Iroka Chinedu

    Politics Buhari will win again in 2019 ―Kalu - Tribune news

    Former Governor of Abia State and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Dr Orji Uzor Kalu has declared that President Muhammadu Buhari will win the next year’s presidential election, saying that the President will contest on the platform of the APC despite the move by some eminent...
  3. Iroka Chinedu

    Politics APC chairmanship: South-South leaders reach decision on Oyegun - Dailypost Ng

    Leaders of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in South-South geopolitical zone have threw their weight behind the National Chairman of the party, John Odigie-Oyegun’s continuation in office. According to them, Oyegun has advanced progressive ideas, supported the government and championed the...
  4. Iroka Chinedu

    Politics Joshua Dariye to Nigerians: Stop insulting leaders, elders on social media - Dailypost Ng

    A former governor of Plateau state and senator representing Plateau Central, Joshua Dariye on Saturday called on Nigerians to stop insulting elders and leaders on social media. He made this call in Jos during the 75th birthday celebration of Senator Jeremiah Useni. Click here to read more
  5. Iroka Chinedu

    Politics Looters’ list: Dokpesi blows hot, threatens legal action against Lai Mohammed - Dailypost Ng

    Founder of Daar Communications Plc, Raymond Dokpesi has reacted to the inclusion of his name in the “list of looters” recently released by the Federal Government. Dokpesi, through his lawyer, Mike Ozekhome SAN, protested the inclusion in a letter dated April 4, 2018 and addressed to the...
  6. Iroka Chinedu

    Politics How Odili was betrayed by PDP, Mbu - Dailypost Ng

    A former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Mathew Mbu had narrated how former Rivers State Governor, Dr. Peter Odili, was betrayed by party hierarchy in the race for the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP presidential ticket in 2006. He also revealed how Goodluck Jonathan was obsessed with...
  7. Iroka Chinedu

    Politics No division in APC leadership – Kalu - Punch Ng

    Chief Orji Kalu, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, has said that there is no division in the leadership of the party. Kalu, a former governor of Abia State, made this known during his advocacy visit to the palace of Deji of Akure, on Saturday. Click here to read more
  8. Iroka Chinedu

    Politics Lai Mohammed omitted Obanikoro’s name from looters’ list –Sagay - Punch news

    In an interview with JESUSEGUN ALAGBE, the Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), reacts to the backlash that trailed the recently released looters’ list by the Federal Government, among other issues. Click here to read more
  9. Kayode Falayi

    Politics Presidency blasts Senator Goje for criticizing Buhari’s N-Power, N-Build, others - Daily Post News

    The Presidency, on Friday night, slammed Senator Danjuma Goje for saying he was yet to see any beneficiary of President Muhammadu Buhari’s Social Investment Programmes (SIP). DAILY POST reports that Senator Goje criticised the SIP after Maryam Uwais, an aide to President Muhammadu Buhari...
  10. Kayode Falayi

    Metro Five persons killed in renewed communal clash in Cross River - Daily Post News

    At least five persons were killed in a renewed communal clash between the people of Yakurr local government area and Obubra local government area both in Cross River State. The incident, which occurred on Friday morning, also caused destruction of several houses and other properties estimated...
  11. Kayode Falayi

    Politics African continent needs to re-think its leadership – Former Minister - PM News

    The Pro-Chancellor of Bayero University Kano, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, has said that Africa needs a re-think about the leadership in the continent. Gambari stated this in a lecture he delivered at Bayero University Kano’s 38th Convocation Ceremony on Friday “Leadership, security, democracy and...
  12. Kayode Falayi

    Politics INTERVIEW: Fayemi, Oni know I can get whatever I want, says Ojudu - The Cable News

    The governorship election in Ekiti state is two months away, and a good number of aspirants have been declaring their intentions to run. Babafemi Ojudu, special adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on political matters, is one of the aspirants who thinks he is the best head for the Ekiti...
  13. Kayode Falayi

    Politics Cross River govt insists local government elections will hold in state - Daily Post News

    The Deputy Governor of Cross River State, Prof. Ivara Ejemot Esu has insisted that local government elections would be conducted in the state. Prof. Ivara Esu was addressing newsmen during the commissioning of the Association of Cross River Online journalists, ACROJ’s office in Calabar...
  14. Kayode Falayi

    Politics Community visits Gov Masari, endorse him for 2nd term - Pulse News

    A delegation from Dutsi Local Government Area of Katsina state, paid a solidarity visit to Governor Aminu Bello Masari this week and endorsed him for a second term in office. Governor Masari said he was overjoyed by the visit and described the people of Dutsi as wonderful and disciplined...
  15. Kayode Falayi

    Sports France v Nigeria: Super Falcons hammered 8-0 in friendly - Daily News

    France senior women national team, Friday hammered the Super Falcons of Nigeria 8-0 in an international friendly game played inside the MMArena in Le Mans, France on Friday. The Nigerian team had the friendly as part of their preparations ahead of the 2018 Africa Women’s Cup of Nations...
  16. Kayode Falayi

    Metro No going back on making Lagos waterways cleaner, safer – Ambode - The Guardian News

    As part of its plans to boost water transportation and tourism in the state, Lagos State government have again reiterates its commitment at making the waterways cleaner and safer. Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, made the pledge during the 2018 edition of the annual Lagos Boat Regatta held at the...
  17. Kayode Falayi

    Metro Police gives update on alleged murder of Nigerian wife, daughter by Danish national - Daily Post New

    The Lagos State Police has said investigation into the alleged murder of a Nigerian woman and her four-year-old daughter by her Danish husband, Peter Nielsen has commenced. Click here to read more
  18. Kayode Falayi

    Metro Widows are tagged as witches in my community —Ekiti youth who looks after them - Vanguard News

    Olayiwola Oluwatosin is the founder of “Toosin Quota”, a foundation that caters for widows in its own little way. She was in Lagos recently when she spoke with WW on her passion for the “Unreached” (widows) and the fear she nursed because of the stigma placed on widows as witches. Click here...
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