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BIDDEN ENDS BAN ON MUSLIMS AND NIGERIANS

On his first day in office, President Joe Biden is beginning the immense task of dismantling former President Donald Trump’s nativist legacy on immigration, issuing an executive order to end Trump’s controversial travel ban on noncitizens from 13 countries. The policy, colloquially known as the “Muslim ban,” first went into effect in January 2017 and …

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GUNMEN KIDNAPPED RIVERS STATE COUNCILLOR, DEMANDS 50M RANSOME

Gunmen have abducted a female councillor from Ogu-Bolo in Rivers State, Hannah Alasomuka, demanding a ransom of N50m for her freedom. Alasomuka, who represents Ward 6 in Ikpokiri town, in the Ogu/Bolo Local Government Area, was kidnapped by three gunmen who shot continuously to scare away residents near a wharf at Igbokiri on Sunday. A …

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EBONYI INDIGENES CRITICIZED GOV. UMAHI FOR HIS DONATIONS TO FCT

A governance and accountability group, Association of Ebonyi State Indigenes in Diaspora, AESID, has criticised Governor David Umahi for allegedly donating no fewer than 300 25kg bags of branded rice to a serving Federal Director as Christmas largess. Reports have it that the said bags of rice which was meant to be delivered to a …

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MAN WHO TREKKED FOR BUHARI HAS BEEN GIVEN A CAR AND #2M BY GOMBE STATE GOVERNOR

New lease of life for Dahiru Buba, Dukku man who trekked from Gombe to Abuja for Buhari, as Governor Inuwa Yahaya doles out car, 2 million Naira cash to ardent APC loyalist  It is now a new lease of life for Dahiru Buba, the 50-year old native of Dukku Local Government who trekked from Gombe …

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DANSUKIGATE: WE SPENT THE 2.2 BILLION NAIRA ON PRAYER AGAINST BOKO HARAM

An Economic and Financial Crimes Commission investigating officer, Adariko Michael, on Tuesday, alleged that N2.2 billion was spent on prayers in Nigeria and Saudi Arabia to win the war against Boko Haram insurgency in Nigeria. Mr Michael was giving evidence as the first prosecution witness (PW1) in the trial of Sambo Dasuki, former National Security …

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I KNOW AKURE PEOPLE DID NOT VOTE FOR ME- AKEREDOLU

I was shocked that Akure people turned against me ― AkeredoluOndo state Governor-Elect, Rotimi Akeredolu has expressed shock that he lost the Saturday governorship election in three local government council areas in the central senatorial districts despite his developmental works in the councils.Akeredolu said this during an interview on Channels Television monitored in Akure, the …

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LAGOS STATE ASSEMBLY REACTS TO PROSCRIPTION FSARS

Lagos Assembly Reacts To Proscription of F-SARS, Sends Message To BuhariThe Lagos State House of Assembly has said the eventual proscription of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (F-SARS) as proof that democracy has come to stay.The House also commended President Muhammadu Buhari for listening to the cries of the people and ensuring their immediate wish …

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ONDO ELECTION: SDP CANDIDATE STEPPED DOWN FOR AKEREDOLU.

The candidate of the opposition Social Democratic Party (SDP), Mr. Peter Fasua on Monday stepped down from the race for October 10th governorship poll for the incumbent Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, saying “I share the same vision with Akeredolu.”This is just as the SDP member representing Idanre/Ifedore Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Hon. …

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36 state Governors drag President Buhari to court.

President Muhammadu Buhari has been dragged to Supreme Court by thirty six state governors (36) over his Presidential Executive Order No. 00-10 of 2020 signed in May, 2020.The states averred that the executive order Buhari signed had pushed the Federal Government’s responsibility of funding both the capital and recurrent expenditures of the state high courts, …

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NIGERIA @ 60: SEE WHAT PRESIDENT BUHARI SAID.

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on Nigerians especially religious leaders, to work together building unity and removing religious extremism and intolerance from the country. Buhari made the statement on Friday in Abuja, at the 60th Independence Day Public Lecture and Special Juma’at Prayer held at the Abuja National Mosque, with the theme; ‘Together Nigeria at …

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GOD USED OBASEKI TO FIGHT GODFATHERISM IN NIGERIA.

The Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Campaign Council for the Edo State governorship election, Nyesom Wike has reacted to the just concluded election in the state. Wike, who is also Rivers State Governor, said congratulated the PDP candidate and incumbent governor, Godwin Obaseki, on his electoral victory in the poll. Addressing PDP supporters …

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BREAKING NEWS: SANWO-OLU ALLOWED FULL RESUMPTION OF SCHOOLS AND WORSHIP CENTRES.

The Governor of Lagos State Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has allowed the full reopening of worship centres in the state.He announced this during a briefing in Lagos on Saturday. The governor stated that mosques can hold their prayers five times daily while churches can also start weekly services. The Government also granted permission for the re-opening of basic …

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THE HIGHEST BIDDER IS LIKELY GOING TO WIN THE ELECTION IN EDO.

There is early indication that the highest bidder may carry the day in the gubernatorial election in Edo State. The incumbent governor and candidate of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in the state, Godwin Obaseki and that of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Osagie Ize-Iyamu are the two strong contenders for the gubernatorial seat out …

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YOUR LIVES ARE ALL IN DANGER IF APC WINS IN EDO- WIKE TELLS PDP

Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike, has said that the outcome of the September 19 governorship election in Edo would provide hope for the general elections of 2023. Wike advised President Muhammadu Buhari to use the election as a model for a refined electoral process. Speaking during a meeting organised for leaders and elected representatives of …

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OBA OF BENIN PREDICTED THE OUTCOME OF SATURDAY’S GUBERNATORIAL ELECTION.

The Oba of Benin, Ewuare II, has assured former head of state Abdulsalami Abubakar that Saturday’s gubernatorial election in Edo State would be peaceful. The monarch said that tensions had been high leading up to the polls until he called the two main candidates, Governor Godwin Obaseki and Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu to order. The highly respected king hailed …

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PRESIDENT BUHARI MEET WITH GOVERNORS OVER THE PRICE OF FOOD.

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met with some state governors over the rising price of food in the country. The meeting with the governors, who are members of the National Food Security Council, was held inside the Council Chamber of the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Governors who attended the meeting are Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State, …

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KADUNA KILLINGS.

Indigenous people of Southern part of Kaduna State under the aegies of Southern Kaduna Peace Practitioners (SOKIPEP), have appealed to the Federal and State Governments, not to allow those carrying out the killings and kidnapping, to go scot free. While enjoining government and security personnel to treat them as criminals, they thanked Operation Safe Haven …

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SEE THE LATEST ABOUT SCHOOL REOPENING- FG

The Federal Government has expressed optimism with regard to its ongoing plans to reopen educational institutions following months of a compulsory shut-down caused by the coronavirus pandemic. As earlier reported that the Federal Government has sanctioned a phased reopening of schools in a bid to find a balance against the status quo, and also in …

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PLEASE JUDGE US FAIRLY, WE HAVE TRIED ENOUGH- BUHARI.

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday said Nigerian elites should judge his administration with fairness. The President was speaking at the closing of the first-year ministerial performance review retreat which was held in Abuja. “I want the Nigerian elites, to judge us fairly,” Buhari said, saying that his administration has done more for the country with …

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Fayose and Sani criticize govt on the sudden increase in PMS.

Ex governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, and Shehu Sani, ex Kaduna house of Representative member, have criticize the ongoing increment in petroleum cost to N151.56 per liter. Daily Times had before revealed that the (PPMC), an auxiliary of the Nigerian petroleum Oil Company, NNPC on Wednesday declared the augmentation. The new increased price is …

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4 phD HOLDERS AND MANY DEGREE HOLDERS APPLY FOR 1000 LOCAL GOVERNMENT WORK.

The Senate criticized, Mr Festus Keyamo ( SAN ) , again on Wednesday over the enrollment of 774 , 000 Nigerians for the Government ‘ s Exceptional Open Works program. Representative for the Senate , Dr Ajibola Basiru, in a meeting with The PUNCH , portrayed as bogus , a case by Fesus Keyamo that …

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GOV. WIKE BOUGHT 15 MILLION NAIRA JEEP FOR LAWMAKERS IN THIS ECONOMY.

Lead representative Wike Purchases 15 Multi-million Naira Prado Jeeps For Streams’ Public Get together Individuals. Streams State Lead representative, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has introduced 15 Toyota Land Cruiser Prado VX and TXL to administrators speaking to the State at the Public Get together and encouraged them to guard the enthusiasm of the State bravely. Wike …

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JUST IN: SEE WHO WILL REPLACE BUHARI IN 2023 ELECTION.

SEE WHO WILL REPLACE BUHARI IN 2023. An alliance of Igbo youth gatherings and Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide (OYC) have embraced two government officials from the southeast for the administration in 2023. In an announcement after their joint gathering in Abakiliki, the Ebonyi state capital on Saturday, August 16, suggested the pastor of science …

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BREAKING NEWS: ALLOW NIGERIANS TO CARRY GUNS- GOV. ORTOM OF BENUE STATE.

The Legislative leader of Benue state, Gov. Samuel Ortom, Wednesday spoke to President Muhammadu Buhari drove Government to permit ‘capable residents’ to convey firearms, for example, AK47 to keep crooks from assaulting innocuous Nigerians. Ortom expressed this in a paper acquired by a famous Television slot, which he (Ortom) introduced yesterday during the virtual gathering …

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