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  • 2019: Accord Party Denies Purported Alliance With PDP

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    The Accord Party (AP) has denied the report in the media that the party has formed political alliance with the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to wrest power from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2019 general elections. In a statement issued yesterday in Abuja by the chairman of the party, Mohammad Nalado,…

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  • Confab Report Key To Solving Nigeria’s Problems – Methodist Prelate

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    …Says state police, cattle ranches will curb insecurity The Prelate, Methodist Church Nigeria, Dr Samuel Chukwuemeka Kanu Uche, has advocated urgent implementation of the 2014 National Conference recommendation reports insisting that it remained key solution to myriads of problems confronting the country. The conference which was chaired by a former chief justice of Nigeria, Idris…

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  • NDDC Sets 21-Point Strategic Agenda For N/Delta Development

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    The governing board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) yesterday set out a 21-Point focus, with a reaffirmation that it is committed to making the commission’s activities more transparent for the sustainable development of the Niger Delta region. The Commission’s Chairman, Senator Victor Ndoma-Egba (SAN) who stated this at the board’s inaugural meeting in…

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  • Herdsmen, Farmers Must Embrace One Another – Sultan

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    The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, has said that the only way peace can return to Nigeria is when herdsmen and farmers embrace one another. Similarly, the prelate of the Methodist Church in Nigeria, His Eminence, Dr Samuel Kanu Uche, stated that hate speech is a major contributory factor to Nigeria’s under-development. According…

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  • Arrest Preachers Of Hate Speech- Sultan

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    The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar, has called for the arrest and prosecution of people who preaches hate. He said preachers of hate have brought friction between Christians and Muslims in Nigeria. According to the Sultan, while all pray for peace there was need for both religions to report preachers of hate to the…

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  • 2019 Elections Will Be Different – Lamido

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    A former governor of Jigawa state, Alhaji Sule Lamido, has said that the 2019 general elections will be different from what happened in 2015. Lamido said several people won the election in 2015 because the electorates were ‘deceived,’ adding that with what is happening in the country, the pattern of voting in 2019 will change….

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  • Shehu Sani Calls For Civilian JTF In Southern Kaduna

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    The senator representing Kaduna central senatorial district in the National Assembly, Shehu Sani, has called for the formation of civilian Joint Task Force (JTF) to stop the persistent killings in the area. Sani who visited southern Kaduna following attacks in Goska village, Jema’a local government area of Kaduna state, despite curfew, said ending the southern…

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  • Shehu Sani Calls For Civilian JTF In Southern Kaduna

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    The Senator representing Kaduna Central, Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Shehu Sani, has called for the formation of Civilian Joint Task Force (JTF) to stop the persistent killings. Sani who visited Southern Kaduna following attacks in Goska village, Jema’a LGA of Kaduna despite curfew, said ending the Southern Kaduna killings should be followed with…

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  • Over 1.7m Nigerians Still Displaced In The North – Report

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    Over 1.7 million Nigerians are still living as internally displaced persons (IDPs) in 12 northern states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), a document obtained by LEADERSHIP Weekend has revealed. According to a Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM) programme that began operation in July 2014 by the International Organisation for Migration (IOM), in collaboration with the…

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