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    In Adamawa Today, It’s Fintiri And Others

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    Acting governor of Adamawa State, Adamu Fintiri seems to be the ‘anointed one’ in today’s primary election to decide who will complete the tenure of the impeached governor, Murtala Nyako in 2015. UCHENNA AWOM writes on the intrigues and plots that also narrowed the 2015 choice to Nuhu Ribadu. The October 11 governorship election in…

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    National Confab Ought To Have Decided On Revenue Formula – Senator Braimoh

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    Senator Yisa Braimoh represented Edo North in the Senate from 2007 to 2011.  He participated in the National Conference convened by President Goodluck Jonathan. In this interview, he speaks among, other issues, on the achievements of the President Jonathan administration, the president’s re-election bid, and why Vice President Namadi Sambo should be retained on the…

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    Jonathan-Namadi Sambo Ticket Is A Winning One – Senator Braimoh

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    Senator Yisa Braimoh represented Edo North in the Senate from 2007 to 2011.  He participated in the National Conference convened by President Goodluck Jonathan. In this interview, he speaks among, other issues, on the achievements of the President Jonathan administration, the president’s re-election bid, and why Vice President Namadi Sambo should be retained on the…

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    Senate Panel Slams Senator Waku Over Bribe For Bill Allegation

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    Senate Rules and Business Committee yesterday blasted former Senator Joseph Waku over his allegation that the committee takes bribe before listing any bill for consideration. In a press statement in Abuja, chairman of the committee, Senator Ita Enang, asked Senator Waku to withdrew the allegation and name the senator who informed him of the so-called…

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    Impeachment As Weapon Against Opposition

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    Impeachment is not new in Nigeria’s political lexicon, but its application as it affects governors has been spare. At the moment, however, the wind appears to be blowing across the political landscape of the nation. The question is whether it is now being expressly deployed as an instrument of political witch-hunt against opponents of the…

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    Missing $49.8bn: NASS Now A Trade Centre – CNPP

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    Conference of Nigeria Political Parties (CNPP) on Sunday cried ‘blue Murder’ over Senate’s verdict that no oil money is missing adding that by that pronouncement the National Assembly has become a trade centre where deals are caught by its members. In a statement by its National Publicity Secretary, Mr Osita Okechukwu, the group not insist…

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    APC Convention: Why I Asked Sam Sam Jaja To Back Down – Amaechi

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    Governor Of Rivers State, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi has exhibited courage in Nigeria’s political environment, despite some forces massed against him. In an interview with editors, he spoke on the just concluded national convention of his party, the APC, and why he prevailed on his preferred choice, Sam Sam Jaja to back down from the national…

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  • Shekarau

    Senate Begins Screening Of Shekarau, Others Today

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    The Senate will today screen former Kano State governor Ibrahim Shekarau, Prince Adedayo Adeyeye (Ekiti), Dr. Stephen Orhu (Delta), and Dr. Abdul Bulama (Yobe) for appointment as ministers. The Upper House will also today debate the latest policy by the Imo State government which mandated all residents of the state from the northern parts of…

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    Senate Moves To Avert Crisis Over Boundary Adjustment

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    In a bid to avert a crisis between Nigeria and Cameroon, the Senate yesterday mandated its Committee on States and Local Governments to investigate the United Nations’ decision to undertake another round of boundary adjustment in the border area. The Senate also warned that the country may lose Obudu Ranch to Cameroon if the adjustment…

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    Ekiti Election: Ekweremadu Congratulates Ayodele Fayose

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    The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu has congratulated the winner of the Ekiti State governorship election, Mr. Ayodele Fayose his on victory. Senator Ekweremadu who observed that it was an important win for the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the South West, however stressed that the free and fair electoral processes that…

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