Secondus reveals persons that will decide PDP guber candidates in Kogi, Bayelsa
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Secondus reveals persons that will decide PDP guber candidates in Kogi, Bayelsa

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has told its members seeking Kogi and Bayelsa governorship tickets that only delegates will decide…

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Oshiomhole talks tough as APC begins preparation for Kogi, Bayelsa guber polls
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Oshiomhole talks tough as APC begins preparation for Kogi, Bayelsa guber polls

The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Wednesday, inaugurated two screening committees to examine and scrutinise aspirants contesting for the party’s…

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Dino Melaye, Wada speak as PDP screens Bayelsa, Kogi governorship aspirants
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Dino Melaye, Wada speak as PDP screens Bayelsa, Kogi governorship aspirants

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday began screening of its governorship aspirants for Kogi and Bayelsa governorship elections scheduled…

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IPMAN Prohibition Order: Ugwuanyi constitutes committee
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IPMAN Prohibition Order: Ugwuanyi constitutes committee

Following an Executive Order recently issued by Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State prohibiting the activities of the Independent Petroleum…

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Presidential Tribunal: Court rejects PDP, Atiku’s request for more time to close case
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Presidential Tribunal: Court rejects PDP, Atiku’s request for more time to close case

The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal has turned down request made by the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and it’s presidential candidate,…

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Buhari appoints Nagode NAPTIN Director-General
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Buhari appoints Nagode NAPTIN Director-General

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Mr. Ahmed Bolaji Nagode as the Director-General of National Power Training Institute…

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Buhari vs Atiku: PDP tenders 1,353 result sheets at presidential tribunal
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Buhari vs Atiku: PDP tenders 1,353 result sheets at presidential tribunal

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Friday tendered a total of 1,353 result sheets at the ongoing presidential election petitions…

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APC expels National Vice Chairman, give reasons
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APC expels National Vice Chairman, give reasons

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) says it has upheld the expulsion of the party’s…

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How Okorocha crippled Imo for eight years – Gov. Ihedioha
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How Okorocha crippled Imo for eight years – Gov. Ihedioha

The Governor of Imo State, Emeka Ihedioha, on Thursday, accused his predecessor, Rochas Okorocha of crippling the state through “massive…

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Funke Olakunrin: APC finally reacts to killing of Afenifere leader’s daughter
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Funke Olakunrin: APC finally reacts to killing of Afenifere leader’s daughter

The ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has finally reacted to the murder of Funke Olakunrin, daughter of Chief Rueben Fasoranti,…

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Details of Buhari’s meeting with Lawan, Gbajabiamila emerge
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Details of Buhari’s meeting with Lawan, Gbajabiamila emerge

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Wednesday met with the President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan and Speaker of the House of…

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Anambra APC calls for sack of Gbajabiamila’s aide
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Anambra APC calls for sack of Gbajabiamila’s aide

The Anambra chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has criticised the appointment of Mr Anayo Nebe as Special Assistant…

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PDP reacts to Gov Makinde’s assets declaration
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PDP reacts to Gov Makinde’s assets declaration

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has hailed Gov. Seyi Makinde of Oyo state for making public his assets declarations forms,…

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Seyi Makinde: Atiku reacts to Oyo Governor’s assets declaration
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Seyi Makinde: Atiku reacts to Oyo Governor’s assets declaration

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has reacted to Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde’s assets declaration. DAILY POST had reported…

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Buhari reveals why killings, insecurity have spread to other parts of Nigeria
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Buhari reveals why killings, insecurity have spread to other parts of Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari has observed that criminal elements are taking advantage of the focus on the North East to commit…

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Insecurity: Arewa groups respond to Obasanjo’s letter to President Buhari
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Insecurity: Arewa groups respond to Obasanjo’s letter to President Buhari

The Coalition of Northern Groups, CNG, have observed that the only way out of the country’s lingering problems is through…

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Fani-Kayode reacts to call for Obasanjo’s arrest, open letter to Buhari
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Fani-Kayode reacts to call for Obasanjo’s arrest, open letter to Buhari

Femi Fani-Kayode has reacted to the open letter written to President Muhammadu Buhari by former President, Olusegun Obasanjo. Obasanjo in…

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APGA suspends Alex Otti, gives reasons
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APGA suspends Alex Otti, gives reasons

The Abia State Working Committee of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has slammed an indefinite suspension on the Governorship…

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Sagay calls Obasanjo “childish” over letter to Buhari
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Sagay calls Obasanjo “childish” over letter to Buhari

An eminent Professor of Law, Itse Sagay (SAN), has branded former president Olusegun Obasanjo “childish and immature”, for making his…

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Tribunal strikes out APC petition against Abia Deputy Speaker, Uchendu
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Tribunal strikes out APC petition against Abia Deputy Speaker, Uchendu

The Justice Cornelius Akintoye-led three-man panel of the House of Assembly Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Umuahia, the Abia State,…

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Bayelsa female commissioner dies in sleep

Bayelsa State Commissioner for Local Government Administration, Mrs. Agatha Goma, has died, the Nation reports. The commissioner, who buried her…

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Buhari sends message to Osoba
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Buhari sends message to Osoba

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated veteran journalist and former governor of Ogun, Chief Olusegun Osoba, on his 80th birthday. The…

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What Oshiomhole taught us in Edo politics – Gov. Obaseki
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What Oshiomhole taught us in Edo politics – Gov. Obaseki

Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki, has said that fight against godfathers in the state was the path that his…

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Gov Akeredolu fumes over murder of Pa Fasoranti’s daughter
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Gov Akeredolu fumes over murder of Pa Fasoranti’s daughter

Governor of Ondo State, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, has condemned the murder of Mrs Funke Olakunrin, daughter of Afenifere Leader, Pa Reuben…

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Cross River govt drags Senator Owan-Enoh to court over alleged murder
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Cross River govt drags Senator Owan-Enoh to court over alleged murder

The Cross River State Government has dragged the Governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Distinguish Senator John Owan-Enoh…

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N5bn loan: APC vice-chairman blasts Gov. Ayade, Cross River Assembly
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N5bn loan: APC vice-chairman blasts Gov. Ayade, Cross River Assembly

Vice Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Central Senatorial District of Cross River State, Hon Cletus Obun,…

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Nigeria reacts to UN query to Buhari govt on killings, corruption, Biafra, others
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Nigeria reacts to UN query to Buhari govt on killings, corruption, Biafra, others

  President Muhammadu Buhari-led government has reacted to the United Nations’ complaint about human rights abuses, handling of El-Zakzaky/Shiites agitation,…

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Ruga: Cabal pressuring Buhari to build Fulani settlements in Southern Nigeria – Ex-guber candidate
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Ruga: Cabal pressuring Buhari to build Fulani settlements in Southern Nigeria – Ex-guber candidate

The Accord Party governorship candidate in the last 2019 general elections in Abia State, Emeka Uwakolam has claimed that a…

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RUGA: Gov. Wike reveals only thing he’ll allow Fulani herdsmen take from Rivers
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RUGA: Gov. Wike reveals only thing he’ll allow Fulani herdsmen take from Rivers

The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has said that he will only allow Fulani herdsmen to lay pipes from the…

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Imo: Rochas Okorocha’s daughter drags Gov Ihedioha to court
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Imo: Rochas Okorocha’s daughter drags Gov Ihedioha to court

Mrs. Uloma Nwosu, wife of the governorship candidate of the Action Alliance (AA) in the 2019 elections, and two others…

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Osun guber: Lagos Speaker tells Adeleke next step to take
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Osun guber: Lagos Speaker tells Adeleke next step to take

Updated: The Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa, has urged the defeated candidate of…

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Buhari’s ex-minister joins Bayelsa guber race
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Buhari’s ex-minister joins Bayelsa guber race

Sen. Heineken Lokpobiri, immediate past Minister of State for Agriculture and Rural Development, has declared his intention to contest for…

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Why Boss Mustapha, Abba Kyari were reappointed – Gov Yahaya Bello
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Why Boss Mustapha, Abba Kyari were reappointed – Gov Yahaya Bello

Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has said that the reappointment of Abba Kyari, as Chief of Staff to the…

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Real reason APGA is in crisis – National Chairman, Oye
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Real reason APGA is in crisis – National Chairman, Oye

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Victor Oye, has said the current crisis rocking the leadership…

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Atiku states position on RUGA, Northern group threat
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Atiku states position on RUGA, Northern group threat

Atiku Abubakar, the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has stated his position on the purported threat by…

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Nigerian govs give Buhari demand, speak on Police recruitment
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Nigerian govs give Buhari demand, speak on Police recruitment

State governors have enjoined the Federal Government to recruit more Police personnel in addition to the ongoing 10,000 police recruitment…

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Kogi Guber: Dino Melaye picks PDP nomination form
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Kogi Guber: Dino Melaye picks PDP nomination form

Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi West, on Thursday, picked the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, nomination form to contest Kogi governorship…

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Ex-Ogun Gov, Osoba makes damning revelations about Obasanjo
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Ex-Ogun Gov, Osoba makes damning revelations about Obasanjo

Elder statesman and ex-Ogun State Governor, Aremu Olusegun Osoba, has said that former President Olusegun Obasanjo betrayed the Alliance for…

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Buhari govt reveals new method to fight corruption
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Buhari govt reveals new method to fight corruption

The Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC) of the Buhari government says it is working on an alternative approach towards…

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Kaduna Guber: Gov. El-Rufai wins in court
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Kaduna Guber: Gov. El-Rufai wins in court

A Federal High Court sitting in Kaduna has upheld the nomination of Malam Nasiru El-Rufai as the All Progressives Congress,…

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N2.5bn DSO trial: Court okays Lai Mohammed as prosecution witness
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N2.5bn DSO trial: Court okays Lai Mohammed as prosecution witness

A Federal High Court Abuja on Thursday granted an application to list former Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai…

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FG vs Dino Melaye: Court adjourns alleged falsehood case
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FG vs Dino Melaye: Court adjourns alleged falsehood case

An FCT High Court in Maitama on Thursday adjourned until November 19 and November 20 for trial of Senator Dino…

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Atiku vs Buhari: What happened at Presidential Tribunal on Thursday
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Atiku vs Buhari: What happened at Presidential Tribunal on Thursday

The Presidential Election Tribunal on Thursday opened hearing in the petition filed by the PDP and its candidate, Atiku Abubakar,…

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Wike, Makinde react to Gbajabiamila’s alleged attempt to impose minority leadership on Reps
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Wike, Makinde react to Gbajabiamila’s alleged attempt to impose minority leadership on Reps

The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike Thursday condemned the alleged attempt by the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi…

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Osun guber: Police speak as Supreme Court decides Adeleke, Oyetola’s fate on Friday
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Osun guber: Police speak as Supreme Court decides Adeleke, Oyetola’s fate on Friday

The Osun state Police Command, on Thursday, stated that security has been beefed up in the state to prevent any…

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Elisha Abbo: Fani-Kayode calls for resignation, recall of Adamawa Senator
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Elisha Abbo: Fani-Kayode calls for resignation, recall of Adamawa Senator

Femi Fani-Kayode, former Aviation Minister has said Elisha Abbo, Adamawa North Senator, who was caught assaulting a lady in a…

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Falana reacts to suspension of Ruga settlements, tells Buhari what to do
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Falana reacts to suspension of Ruga settlements, tells Buhari what to do

Lawyer and activist, Femi Falana, has advised the federal government to replace the suspended Ruga settlement scheme with ranching. Falana…

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You are on your own, we are still part of coalition with Makinde’ – Oyo ADC replies Lanlehin
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You are on your own, we are still part of coalition with Makinde’ – Oyo ADC replies Lanlehin

The Oyo State chapter of the African Democratic Congress (ADC), on Wednesday, confirmed that it is still part of the…

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Buhari condemns deadly attack on Migrant Centre in Libya
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Buhari condemns deadly attack on Migrant Centre in Libya

President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the deadly airstrike on a migrant centre near Tripoli, Libya, on Wednesday. According to a…

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Buhari assents Police trust fund bill, rejects 17 others
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Buhari assents Police trust fund bill, rejects 17 others

President Muhammadu Buhari has rejected 17 bills passed by the 8th National Assembly. Buhari, however, gave accent to nine other…

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