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  • Buhari: Ex-Rep Urges Gratitude To God, Not Accusations

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    Former member of the house of representatives, Alhaji Isa Ashiru has urged Nigerians to offer gratitude to God for President Muhammadu Buhari’s return and not engage in self-accusations. Ashiru who made the statement soon after Buhari’s aircraft touched  down at the Kaduna Airforce base, said Nigerians in their millions  prayed fervently for the safe return…

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    Anambra Guber: UPP Reconstitutes State Working Committee

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    The National Working Committee (NWC), acting on behalf of the National Executive Committee (NEC) of United Progressive Party (UPP) has reconstituted the State Working Committee (SWC) of the party in Anambra State. This is contained in a statement signed by the national chairman of UPP, Chief Chekwas Okorie and made available to LEADERSHIP in Abuja,…

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  • DPC Urges CBN To Sustain Strengthening Of Naira

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    The Democratic People’s Congress (DPC) has urged the Central Bank of Nigeria, Governor, Dr. Godwin Emefiele and Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun to avoid monetary policies that allegedly triggered the  economic recession now that the naira is beginning to appreciate against the dollar. The DPC in a statement by the national chairman, Rev. Olusegun…

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  • Stop Spreading Death Rumours, Ex-Rep Cautions Nigerians

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    A former member of the House of Representatives from Kaduna State, Alhaji Isa Ashiru has cautioned politicians and the public to refrain from spreading death rumours that are unnecessarily over-heating the polity. He described as unfortunate rumours that spread this week about the death of a top national figure and wondered what their originators hoped…

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  • Nigeria Needs Restructuring – Sade

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    Abdulrahman Sade is a public affairs analyst and a media consultant to the United Nations (UN). In this interview with PAUL UWADIMA, Sade gives his views on the state of the nation. What is your thought on the present state of Nigeria’s economy? I sympathise a lot with the people on the lower rung of…

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  • Budget Padding: CNPP Kicks Against Jibrin’s Probe

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    The Conference of Nigerian Political Parties (CNPP) has rejected the move by the House of Representatives to probe Hon. Abdulmumi Jibrin over his efforts at exposing budget fraud in the House, reiteratin its call for independent investigation into the allegations “rather than engaging in the persecution of the whistleblower.” The House Speaker, Hon. Yakubu Dogara…

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  • Nobody Can Win Election Without Women’s Support – DPC

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    The Democratic People’s Congress (DPC) has said that no candidate can be elected into any political office without the support of women, saying that women constitute at least 50 per cent of eligible voters  in Nigeria. This observation was made yesterday in Abuja, by the national chairman  of the DPC, Rev. Olusegun Peters, while delivering…

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  • Counsel Defends Sabo Garba Over Academic Certificate

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    The lawyer of the member of the House of Representatives, Hon SaboGarba, Mr M. A. Mahmud, SAN, has dismissed the allegation of certificate forgery levelled against the lawmaker adding that the allegation is the handiwork of his political opponents. In a statement entitled, “Re-Evidence Emerges Sabo Garba of the House of Reps. Forged Academic Certificate”…

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