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28 Mar 2015
Born on August 2, 1954, Vice President Namadi Sambo, running mate to President Goodluck Jonathan, was born on August 2, 1954 in Zaria, Kaduna State.
28 Mar 2015
THE running mate of Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, was born in Lagos on March 8, 1957.A Professor of Law and a Senior Partner at a law firm, Osinbajo is a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN).He attended Corona School between 1969 and 1975 and Igbobi College Yaba for his primary and secondary education.
28 Mar 2015
The card reader will prop up the bio-data of the voter, including his/her picture and fingerprints. If the voter card is genuine, the voter would be passed on to the next stage. If not, the possessor of the voter card would be asked to leave the polling station immediately or face forceful removal by security agents or arrest.
28 Mar 2015
OUR MANIFESTO’S GUIDING PRINCIPLES WE of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of Nigeria, conscious of our historic mission to build a modern democratic state, founded on Justice, Equity and Fair play.
28 Mar 2015
GENERAL Muhammadu Buhari was born on December 17, 1942. He is from Daura in Katsina State. He ruled Nigeria from December 31, 1983 to August 27, 1985, after taking power in a coup. In December 1989, Buhari got married to his second and current wife Aisha (née Halilu), after divocing his first wife, the late Safinatu (née Yusuf).
28 Mar 2015
After working as an education inspector, lecturer, and environmental protection officer, he entered politics in 1998 and was voted Deputy Governor of Bayelsa State from 1999 till 2006, when he became the governor following the impeachment of his boss, Dr. Diepreye S.P. Alamieyeseigha. In 2007, he was picked as the running mate to the late President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua in the presidential election, which they won. Upon Yar’Adua death on May 5, 2010, he became President.
26 Mar 2015
THE people of Oruku Community in Nkanu East local government area of Enugu State have petitioned the Independent National Electoral
26 Mar 2015
IIT is true that over the centuries, so much havoc was wreaked upon that old foundation in Benin city by dynastic disputes and the arrival of interminable slave-hunters’ wars which overtook and laid the people low even before colonialism barged into our spaces and laid the people lower. Let’s be straight about it: by the time European colonialism arrived, what was left of that entrepreneurial, developmental zeal had not only waned but was turned into a virtual curse. The colonizers’ determination to bring the people to their knees under absolute subjection consummated the decline.
26 Mar 2015
Modernize Agriculture for Economic Diversification and Wealth Creation IN the next four years, we will build on the successes to date and turn Nigeria into a global power house in food and agriculture. Nigeria will become a net exporter of food and other economic crops, livestock and fisheries, as well as ensure sustainable climate adaptation and green growth. We will put greater emphasis on the development of value-added products and expand Nigeria’s competitiveness in food and agricultural value chains.
26 Mar 2015
IMO State indigenes in the United States of America under tha egis of Imo Indigenes in the United States of America Inc, have resolved to give their total support to the Imo State Governor and standard bearer of the All Progressives Congress (APC), CHIEF Rochas Okorocha, and his deputy, Prince Eze Madumere, in their re-election bid in April 11 polls.
25 Mar 2015
Introduction and My Vision for Nigeria Introduction WHEN I was growing up in Otuoke, a small town in Bayelsa, as the son of a boat builder, life was hard. Of nine children to my parents, only two of us survived. But I had the chance to go to school. Many did not. I worked at my studies. God smiled on me. I am here today as President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and I tell you now: there is not a moment that I forget where I come from, or how tough life can be for so many of us.
24 Mar 2015
Continued from yesterday MORE substantively, what happens if, as Governor Adams Oshiomhole said, in a recent interview in TheNews magazine, you are not considered citizen enough in your place of primary domicile to be allowed to hold a position of public trust? How get fellow Nigerians to accept that what is mine can only be…


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A high-level meeting of the 36 state governors with President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday, primed to draw out some far-reaching and drastic measures to tackle the economic hardship that has afflicted Nigerians under this administration, turned out to be an anti-climax.
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Chairman, Board of Trustees (BoT) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Walid Jibrin, yesterday, called on members of the party to remain calm and refrain from creating bad blood and confusion over the crisis rocking PDP.
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Amidst energy crises currently ravaging almost the entire fabric of the economy, there appears to be some form of relief for telecoms operators expanding to rural areas.
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