• Spending: Charley Boy, Group Set To Occupy NASS, Others

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    The popular Nigerian celebrity, Charles Oputa, aka, Charley Boy, in conjunction with #OccupyUNLIMITED & Be The Change Org has concluded arrangement to occupy the National Assembly, RMDFC and other state institutions that are engaged in wasteful spending of public resources. The groups disclosed this on Friday at a press briefing in Abuja. According to Charley…

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    2019 Behind APC Crisis – Oyegun

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    The national chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie Oyegun, yesterday in Sokoto attributed the recent conflict in his party to desperate efforts at controlling the party’s apparatus ahead of the 2019 elections. Chief Oyegun insisted that, as far as he was concerned, the APC remained in good shape, noting that…

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    Emergency Powers: Between PMB’s Concerns And NASS’ Suspicion

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    The quest for emergency powers by the executive is already raising apprehension. What will become of the Bill when President Muhammadu Buhari presents it to the National Assembly by September? EMAMEH GABRIEL ponders. The economic team headed by Vice President Yemi Osibanjo, saddled with the responsibility of reviewing certain policies, had early this week, after…

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    PDP: Judiciary In Eye Of The Storm

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    In this report, EMAMEH GABRIEL, writes on the conflicting court ruling and judgments over the leadership tussle in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). While the rumbles in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) persists, the litany of litigations and controversial courts’ rulings emanating from the interminable battle in the party has left a lot to be…

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    Edo 2016 And The Gang-Up Against Oshiomhole

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    Since he was re-elected in 2012, the Edo State Governor Adams Oshiomhole has not had respite from constant attacks from political forces made up of top politicians in the state. His former allies now in the opposition have staged a skirmish against him that is more of a vendetta than playing the opposition as election…

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    Intrigues Of Saraki’s Perceived Realignment

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    Is Senate President, Senator Bukola Saraki, battle weary? EMAMEH GABRIEL and NELSON YAX OMONU write on his recent reallocation of committees to his antagonists in the upper chamber, which smacks of a peace offering to his party, All Progressives Congress (APC). The senate president, Bukola Saraki last Thursday, made a move that took political analysts…

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    Idai Echie: Festival That Makes Okpella Kingdom Stand Out

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    Unlike other cultural festivals in parts of Afamai land, the Idai Echie festival of the Okpella people in Edo State has remarkable peculiarities that  are deeply rooted in the people’s history and genealogy. Emameh Gabriel writes Down in the far northern part of Edo State, every 20 – 25 years, one peculiar event always captures…

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    GOtv Engages Subscribers At Customer Forum

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    Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) service provider, GOtv, on Saturday, hosted its subscribers in Ikorodu and environs at a customer forum. The GOtv Customer Forum, a subscriber engagement initiative, provides subscribers an avenue to ask questions related to GOtv services and receive responses from GOtv management staff. In attendance at the forum, which held at Honeymeal…

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  • I can take bullet for IBB – Edo Commissioner

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    Edo State Commissioner for Information, Mr Kassim Afegbua, has said that former military President, Gen Ibrahim Babangida, popularly known as IBB is the opposite of what some people think about him adding that he can take a bullet for him. According to Afegbua, some people have develop contrary view about IBB because they have not…

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