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    Saraki Urges Probe Of Alleged Diversion Of IDPs’ Relief Materials

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    The Senate president, Dr Bukola Saraki, has called on security agencies and the attorney-general of the federation, Mr Abubakar Malami (SAN), to investigate the allegations that some aid items meant for internally displaced persons (IDPs) are being diverted by officials in charge of the distribution. Saraki also commended the pledge of the United Nations Children’s…

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    APC Receives Orji Kalu’s Mother

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    The national leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday admitted the national leader of the Reality Organisation, Chief Eunice Uzor Kalu as a frontline member of the party. The APC national chairman, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun who gave this indication, spoke when the Reality Organisation and the two sons of Mrs. Uzor Kalu visited the…

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    Buhari Congratulates Cameron

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    President-elect, General Muhammadu Buhari, has sent a goodwill message to David Cameron, the prime minister of Britain on his victory in the just concluded elections in his country. In a statement signed by Mallam Garba Shehu, director,  Media and Publicity, All Progressives Congress Presidential Campaign Organisation in Abuja on Saturday, General Buhari said he looked…

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    PDP And Burden Of Defection

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    The ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), which loomed large in the nation’s polity for 16 years, appears to be battling to retain its membership because of the gale of defections that hit it after its defeat by the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the just concluded Presidential election. PDP members have since started migrating to…

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    Labour Party To Challenge National Assembly Election Results

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    The Labour Party House of Representatives candidate for Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC) /Bwari federal constituency in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Chief Johnson Anene has said that his party will challenge the outcome of march 28 election. Anene in a press conference on Abuja yesterday said the exercise was marred with irregularities. He noted…

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    Debate: I ‘II Tackle Corruption, Terrorism If …– Jonathan

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    President Goodluck Jonathan has said that he will tackle corruption, insurgency and deal with the challenges facing the oil sector if re-elected. Jonathan, who is also the presidential candidate of the ruling People Democratic Party (PDP), stated this in Abuja yesterday during the president debate organised by the Nigerian Elections Debate Group (NEDG). Giving his…

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    Anti-Jega Protest: APC To Drag Jonathan To ICC

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    The All Progressives Congress Presidential Campaign Organisation (APCPCO) has said that it will send a petition against President Goodluck Jonathan to the International Criminal Court (ICC) at The Hague. The APCPCO said in a statement yesterday, signed by Mallam Garba Shehu, director of media and publicity, that the petition follows the massive terror unleashed on…

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    Rising Political Violence Despite Abuja Peace Accord

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    MBACHU GODWIN NNANNA in this piece takes a look at the rising wave of political violence across the states ahead of the general elections and asks if the Abuja peace accord signed by political parties is working The preparation for the 2015 general elections started with great enthusiasm and expectation among politicians and other stakeholders…

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    Polls Must Be Free, Fair – Newspaper Owners

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    The Newspaper Proprietors Association of Nigeria (NPAN) has insisted that the forthcoming general elections must hold as rescheduled and must be free, fair and credible. The elections had been earlier fixed for February 14 and 28 but were rescheduled for March 28 and April 11, respectively. This position was contained in a communique issued at…

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    I’m In APC To Stay – Atiku

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    Former vice president and chieftain of All Progressives Congress (APC), Atiku Abubakar has said that his commitment to the APC and the success of its presidential candidate, General Muhammadu Buhari and other candidates of the party in the 2015 general election is unwavering and never been up for bargaining. The former vice president made the…

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