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    Politics BREAKING: Lawmakers exchange blows during budget presentation - The Cable

    Some All Progressives Congress (APC) lawmakers and their Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) counterparts exchanged blows during the presentation of the 2019 by President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday. Trouble started after some APC lawmakers seized the placards which some of their PDP colleagues...
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    Politics What Are The Names Of Atikus Wives?

    Waht are the names of pdp presidential candidates wives?
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    Politics I did not collect bribe from contractor – Ganduje - Daily Trust

    Kano State Governor, Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has denied collecting bribe from any contractor as alleged by online medium Daily Nigerian. Testifying before the committee on Friday, Ganduje, represented by the Commissioner of Information, Malam Muhammad Garba, said the video clips released by...
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    Politics Osun election: Police arraigns Davido’s Uncle Ademola Adeleke over WAEC saga - Daily Post

    The governorship candidate under the flagship of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the September 22, 2018 election in Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke, was on Wednesday arraigned before Justice I. E. Ekwo of the Federal High Court in Abuja. Read More
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    Politics Fayose Meets Bail Conditions, Released (Pics) - Nairaland

    Immediate past governor of Ekiti state, Peter Ayodele Fayose, has regained his freedom from the custody of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, as he has met his bail conditions. According to his aide, Lere Olayinka, the former governor filed all the necessary documents before...
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    Politics ''I’m very disappointed in the Nigerian media'' - President Buhari - Linda Ikejis Blog

    President Buhari says he is disappointed with the way the Nigerian media has lived up to its responsibility since his administration into office. Speaking when he hosted a group of political appointees and volunteers in the state house, President Buhari accused the Nigerian media of failing to...
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    Politics Meet The Man Behind Governor Ganduje’s Bribery Video – BBC – Nairaland

    BBC has the face of the man that exposed governor Ganduje’s bribery on video.. Daily Nigeria journalist, who was released on the Internet Jaafar Jaafar, alleged that he had been seriously threatened in his … Read more via Nairaland – -- Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Festus Keyamo Claims Obasanjo Is Cursed And Slams Oyedepo Over Meeting With Atiku – Stella Dimoko

    Festus Keyamo, spokesman of the reelection campaign of President Muhammadu Buhari, has asked Nigerians not to join ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo in receiving the curse he allegedly invoked on himself, over former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar. While denying the claim of Wole Soyinka that he...
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    Politics PDP Holds Kano Governorship Primaries In Kwankwaso’s House – Nairaland

    The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, is currently conducting primary election in the Lugard Avenue residence of the party leader, Rabiu Kwankwaso. The election kicked off past midnight on Tuesday, DAILY NIGERIAN learnt. Earlier on Monday, police cordoned off Marhaba Cinema, the proposed venue of...
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    Politics 10 Nasarawa APC aspirants pledge support for governorship candidate – Premium Times Nigeria

    Ten All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship aspirants who lost the party’s primary have pledged to rally round the winner to ensure victory for the party in 2019. Hassan Liman, spokesman for the aspirants told journalists after the election on Monday in Lafia that they were … Read more...
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    Politics Nigeria at 58: Oyedepo reveals Nigerian politicians that will die before 2019- Daily Post

    The Presiding Bishop of the Living Faith Church Worldwide, (Winners’ Chapel), Bishop David Oyedepo, has warned leaders in government against being insensitive to the feelings and sufferings of Nigerian masses. Oyedepo made this assertion during a special prayer session for the nation at 58...
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    Utomi, Ogboru Emerge Delta APC Gov Candidates At Parallel Primaries – Sahara Reporters

    Great Ogboru and Pat Utomi have both emerged as governorship candidates for the Delta State All Progressives Congress (APC), in the 2019 general election. They emerged during two separate governorship primaries conducted in Asaba, the Delta State capital. Utomi, a Professor, was announced on...
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    Politics “I Never Said Nigeria Won’t Recover For 10-Years, If Atiku Rules For Just A Day” – Okupe – Naijaloaded

    Former presidential aide, Doyin Okupe has refuted claims he said Nigeria will not recover for 10 years, if Atiku Abubakar rules for a day. Okupe, who suffered severe backlash from Atiku supporters over the statement said he didn’t originate it.... Read more via Naijaloaded | Nigeria’s Most...
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    Politics Twitter war: Presidency, Senate trade words over National Assembly siege – Punch Newspapers

    Following the blockade of the National Assembly on Tuesday, the media handlers in the Presidency and the Senate Twitter handle have been trading words via their Twitter handles... Read more via Punch Newspapers – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Nigeria’s political chess game gets more complex – BusinessDay News

    Nigeria’s political outlook has never been as uncertain as it is currently, as the country’s politicians shift between parties faster than they have ever done in the past. In what looks like the most significant defection that will be hitting the People’s Democratic Party … Read more via...
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    Politics 2019: We Will Retire Hunkuyi Politically, Says Kaduna APC – Leadership Newspaper

    Kaduna State chapter of the All Progressives Congress(APC), on Monday, said frustrated by imminent political retirement, Senator representing Kaduna North senatorial district,Sen.Suleiman Hunkuyi is seeking refuge in baseless boasts... Read more via Leadership Newspaper –...
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    Politics Buhari running dictatorial government –Onovo – Punch Newspapers

    A presidential aspirant on the platform of Conference for Nigeria Political Parties, Chief Martin Onovo, has described the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari as dictatorial and an overthrow of democracy. Onovo said this at a summit organised by the CNPP, South West Chapter on Tuesday...
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    Politics I’m Not losing Sleep Over Defections, Says Oshiomhole After Meeting Buhari • Channels Television

    The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, has said that he will not lose sleep over the defections currently hitting the party. He stated that he is not worried about disgruntled members … Read more via Channels Television – Get...
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    Politics 2019: Buhari govt overrules President’s aide on Modu Sheriff’s appointment – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, has distanced his office from the statement issued by a Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Political Matters, Gideo Sammani, announcing the appointment of a former Borno governor, Ali Modu Sheriff, as the...