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    Rivers Govt Calls For Reinstatement Of Sacked Police Officers

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    The Rivers State government has reacted to the sack of six police officers attached to the state governor, Nyesom Wike, who were accused of being used during the state’s legislative rerun election held in December last year. A statement released by the state commissioner for Information, Austin Tam-George, says the dismissed officers committed no crime…

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    Recession Is A Blessing In Disguise – Ariyomo

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    The economy of Ondo State could be on its way down, unless some urgent measures are taken to ensure that it gets back on its feet. This was disclosed by the guest speaker of the annual Trace Lecture and Awards, Engr Tunji Ariyomo, in Akure on Friday, December 30, 2016. Ariyomo, speaking during the lecture…

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    Edo: YDP Declines Appeal Against Obaseki

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    The Young Democratic Party (YDP) has said that it would not appeal a court case challenging the election of Mr Godwin Obaseki as governor of Edo State. The party had gone to court seeking the nullification of the election that produced Obaseki as governor, on the grounds that the party logo was wrongfully printed in…

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    We’re Partnering China For Growth, Devt – Minister

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    China will continue to be an important partner in Nigeria’s ongoing quest for sustainable growth and development, the Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr. Okechukwu Enelamah, has said. He disclosed this yesterday during a panel discussion at the Second Investing in Africa Forum, which took place September 7-8 in Guangzhou, China. The Forum, with…

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    PDP Registered 8,000 Militants For Edo Polls – Oshiomhole

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    Edo State governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole yesterday accused some governors of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the South-South region of influencing the registration of 8,000 militants from neighboring states as eligible voters ahead of the postponed governorship election in the state. Oshiomhole further alleged that PDP governors conspired with persons within the Independent National…

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    Northern CAN Seeks Arrest Of Dissident Groups

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    For building confusion, fomenting trouble, misunderstanding and division in the country, the Christian Association of Nigeria (19 Northern States and the Federal Capital Territory), on Monday called on security agencies to arrest members of “two dissident groups”,  Concerned Christians of Nigeria (CCN) and Northern Nigerian Christians (NNC), which have allegedly claimed to have pulled out…

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    Due Process Was Followed In Passage Of 2016 Budget – Nguroje

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    Former deputy speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Saidu Babangida Nguroje, yesterday explained that due process was followed by the National Assembly in the passage of the 2016 Budget. The former presiding officer also called on Nigerians to exercise patience and allow completion of on-going investigations by the various security and anti-corruption agencies before…

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  • Gbagyi Group Tasks el-Rufai Over Appointment, Security

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    A group, Gbagyi Sound Mind, has called on Kaduna State Governor, Malam Nasir Ahmad el-Rufai to consider their people for appointment into his government. The group also urged the governor to extent his war against insecurity to their area in order to curtail frequent killings and banditry. In a statement jointly signed by Comrade Jim…

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    TNFI Lauds PMB On Economic Recovery

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    Think Nigeria First Initiative (TNFI) has extolled the leadership approach of President Muhammadu Buhari -led APC government in addressing the economic challenges bedeviling the country and the effort being taken by the government to move Nigeria out of the present economic quagmire. Director general of the organisation, Alhaji Abubakar Tsanni (Mabudin Borgu) made the commendation…

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