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    Politics Exclusive: Nigeria’s people getting poorer, government to ‘muddle through’, says IMF – U.S.

    Nigeria’s people are getting poorer despite the country’s slow recovery from recession, and economic reforms are urgently needed, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said in a report seen by Reuters on Wednesday. The Fund expects the government to “muddle through” in the medium term, and any …...
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    Politics Nigeria lacks capacity to govern itself, says Danjuma – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper –...

    Theophilus Danjuma Anyaoku, Akinkugbe, others laud ex-defence minister Former Minister of Defence, General Theophilus Danjuma (rtd.) has said Nigeria lacked the capacity to govern itself because the country had not fared better since independence in 1960.He said this in Lagos yesterday …...
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    Politics Governors Asking Buhari to Seek Re-election ‘are Selfish’ - APC Chieftain

    Timi Frank, deputy national publicity secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says the seven governors nudging President Muhammadu Buhari to seek re-election “are selfish”. Nasir el-Rufai, Kaduna governor, speaking on behalf of his colleagues on Friday said they want Buhari to keep...
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    Estate agent who helped Diezani buy properties in UK arrested – Daily Post Nigeria

    An estate agent who assisted ex-minister, Diezani Alison-Madueke, to buy properties in the UK has been arrested in Lagos. According to Premium times, Adeyemi Edun was detained upon arrival in Nigeria on Wednesday and is currently being held at the EFCC office in Ikoyi, Lagos. “He is being held...
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    Buhari clocks 75 on Sunday – PM NEWS Nigeria

    President Muhammadu Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari clocks 75 on Sunday. He was born on December 17, 1942 in Daura, Katsina State. Happy birthday Baba. If President Buhari contests the 2019 presidential election and wins, he will be the oldest president Nigeria has ever had at 77 years...
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    Politics Murtala Mohammed’s Son, Risqua, Quits Politics For Business

    Abba Risqua Murtala Mohammed, the first son of the late Head of State, Gen. Murtala Ramat Mohammed, on Sunday in Kano stepped aside from politics, saying the decision is to enable him to concentrate on his business. Risqua, who was a running mate to the Peoples Democratic Party governorship...
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    Politics [VIDEO] Watch The Heated Argument Between Abba Kyari And Oyo-Ita, As Osinbajo Mediates

    A heated discussion was observed on Wednesday between two of President Muhammadu Buhari’s aides before the Federal Executive Council meeting commenced. The argument occurred between the Chief of Staff to the President, Mr Abba Kyari; and the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Winifred...
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    Politics 2019 Elections: Nigeria Will Collapse If North/Buhari Wins - Arewa Consultative Forum

    The Secretary of the Arewa Consultative Forum and member of the National Executive Committee, NEC, Alhaji Mohammed Abdulrahman has expressed anger that some people are clamouring for President Muhammadu Buhari’s return in 2019. Abdulrahman told Sun that, “We must not lose sight of the fact that...
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    Politics APC Chieftain Reveals President Buhari's Real Enemies

    Former member of the House of Representatives and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) from Ogun State, Bode Mustapha, has exposed President Muhammadu Buhari’s real enemies ahead of 2019 general elections. According to him, “those who are urging Buhari to recontest do not love him...
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    Politics Buhari's Last Chance By Azu Ishiekwene Via The Cable

    Azu Ishiekwene, a board member of the Paris based Global Editors Network, has penned his thoughts on President Buhari's administration and charged him to start working and stop talking ------ If the Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, is offering advice on what President Muhammadu Buhari must...
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    Politics Ben Murray-Bruce And The Glamour Of Favor By Pius Adesanmi

    A national teachable moment happened recently on Twitter between Senator Ben Murray-Bruce, Nigeria’s Area Father Plenipotentiary of commonsense, and Mrs. Oby Ezekwesili, who needs no introduction. There is a background to that Twitter spat that most commentators have not critically examined. The...
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    Politics Your Religious Bill Is Cruel - Senator Shehu Sani Blasts Gov El- Rufai

    Senator Shehu Sani, representing Kaduna Central has once again come against Governor Nasir El-Rufai his plan to regulate public preaching in the state through the proposed religious bill currently in the state House of Assembly. He described the law as draconian, which had no place in a...
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    Politics FG Apologizes To Nigerians Over Fuel Crisis

    The Minister of Information, Mr Lai Mohammed on Sunday apologised to Nigerians on the pains they have gone through over the last one month owing to fuel scarcity across the states Speaking with Seun Okinbaloye on Channels Television’s Sunday Politics, he said that federal authorities were doing...
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    Politics Checkout These Hilarious Photos of Nigerian Politicians

    Check out these photos of Nigerian politics depicting the level of poverty in the country... What do you think is wrong with these pictures?
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    Politics List - 7 Reasons Why Olusegun Obasanjo Was The Best President Nigeria Ever Had - Opinion

    General Olusegun Aremu Okikiola Matthew Obasanjo was born in Abeokuta on March 5 1937. Chief Olusegun Obasanjo is a controversial figure in Nigeria's history. He has ruled Nigeria twice, once as a military administrator and secondly as a democratically elected president. Below are some of his...
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    Politics Nelson Mandela, President Buhari, & Tolu Ogunlesi By Pius Adesanmi

    Nelson Mandela died and was buried in a blaze of international glory. They came from all over the world to give him a colourful burial. Such was the carnival atmosphere of bidding one of Africa's greatest ancestors farewell that Brother Barack Obama was even caught committing lookery on the...
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    Politics Reuben Abati: Where Are The Public Intellectuals? [OPINION]

    Media adviser to the former President, Goodluck Jonathan in this opinion piece questioned where lies the public intellectuals of Nigeria in public policy and discourse... READ: Something sad has happened and is happening, and is getting worse in our society: the decline of public...
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    Politics [LIST] 20 Things That May happen in 2016 Under President Buhari - Fayose

    Barely nine days into the new year, Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has listed 20 things Nigerians should expect to happen under the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government in 2016. These are: 1. Workers Strike: There will be so much industrial unrest, especially in the first quarter...
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    Politics [List] 6 Political Wars In Nigeria In 2015

    The year 2015 has been filled with obvious political wars. Today we present to you 6 top political battles of 2015 in Nigeria. 1. Bukola Saraki Vs Tinubu Senate President Bukola Saraki got the number three seat in the land despite the position of his party, APC, which preferred Yobe senator...
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    Politics Gov. Ajimobi Reacts to Alao-Akala's Defection to APC

    Governor Abiola Ajimobi has described Alao Akala as a formidable force, noting that the coming together of both of them would make them the most formidable force in the politics of the state. For the first time since his reported membership of the All Progressives Congress (APC), former...
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