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22 Mar 2015
But the postponement seems to have taken a toll on your party. How stressful has the postponement been to the party? The postponement has not stressed our capacity. It has not affected our finances because we where not throwing money around. If anything, the postponement has only bought us a little bit more time to deepen our messages, have a second look at our state of readiness and make sure everything is in order. It gave us more time to hold more Town Hall meetings, as you can see all over the place. It has given us more opportunity to interact with critical sectors of the economy, which we have been doing. Interestingly, it has also proved to expose the high caliber mischief of our rivals; especially to doubters.
21 Mar 2015
As all Nigerians, both Christians and Moslems, shine their eyes and move into this season of elections, let us implant in our subconscious the immortal words of John Wesley by “Doing all the good we can by all the means we can, in all the places we can, to all the people we can as long as we can’’, in the overall best interest of Nigeria.
21 Mar 2015
Earlier in his remark, the spokesman for the forum and Director, Public Health in the Benue State Ministry of Health, Dr Joseph Kumba, said the new forum began with 4 member States last year and now has 11 member States.The States are Benue, Gombe, Kebbi, Adamawa, Bayelsa, Lagos, Enugu, Abia, Kano and Zamfara States.
21 Mar 2015
Critics of the current system of campaign financing argue that the high cost of office-seeking and current ways of meeting those costs not only distract elected officials from their primary task of governance, but leave the door open to the influence of special interests. When a politician is influenced by either the need to solicit contributions from special interests to finance a costly election campaign, or by a sense of obligation to benefactors, these critics argued that the politician might no longer represent the interests of his or her entire constituency.
21 Mar 2015
At the Lagos Post-Confab summit with the theme: ‘Tomorrow begins today,’ the leaders further resolved that the thoughtful recommendation of the Confab that the Presidency be rotated among the six geo-political zones as well as the rotation of the position of governor among the Senatorial districts of each state, is in accord with the political aspiration of the Yoruba.
21 Mar 2015
He urged the President to try and consult with Ohanaeze, which is the apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation with network in the 36 states of the federation and beyond, the way he is busy consulting with leaders of the other ethnic groups in the country.
21 Mar 2015
Prof Tony Ogiamien, a scion of the ancient Ogiamien family in Benin, Edo State and former Dean of Faculty of Law, University of Benin (UNIBEN), now president of American Heritage University of Southern California, Ontario in the United States (US), spoke to The Guardian on the telephone shortly after a meeting of Nigerian Professionals Living in California at the library of the university why Nigerians should vote for President Goodluck Jonathan in next Saturday’s election, insisting that majority of Nigerians at the meeting gave Jonathan a pass mark and agreed that he should be allowed to continue in office for another four years.
21 Mar 2015
“Is it true that Buhari gets massive covert funding from Hamas, ISIS, ISIL, Al Qaeda and various shady Middle Eastern interests? Is it true that he was once nominated by Boko Haram to be their spokesman in proposed talks with the Federal Government?” he queried.
21 Mar 2015
The Vice Chancellor of the university, Prof Aina, expressed delight over the accreditation granted the institution’s College of Medicine by the National Universities Commission (NUC), saying “the result of the Medical and Dental Council is still being awaited, but with good prognosis.”
21 Mar 2015
More so, of all the so-called opposition candidates, Ikpeazu is the only one the common man in Abia will see his face and recognise. I want to challenge you to name any serious Abia son or daughter you have seen with Otti? Politics is about people and a game of numbers. He does not have it and will never have it because his ambition was built on false foundation, lies and deceit. And the people are no fools.
21 Mar 2015
The dust generated as a result of the development almost marred the event as the women created a scene, shouting and threatening the blockade of the road leading into and out of the venue of the programme, if not given their own shares.
21 Mar 2015
In the originating summons dated March 17, this 2015, the ruling party is asking the court to determine whether the defendants did not violate “the requirement  of at least  twenty-one  (21) days” notice  of  primary election, convention, congress, conference  or meeting usually given to the 1st Defendant (INEC) by the 2nd Defendant  and other political parties in Nigeria is mandatory and binding.”


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Men of Ogun State Police Command have arrested a 27-year- old Yahoo boy, Obeta John, for killing his girlfriend, one Idowu Buhari, an HND1 Mass Communication student of Gateway polytechnic, Saapade. The suspect was arrested on Tuesday, November 29,  2022,  following a distress call received at Ode -Remo divisional headquarters, that the suspect, who resides…
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Katsina State Police Command has arrested the spiritual leader, who specialised in preparing criminal charms for bandits and terrorists in the state. Spokesman for the Command, Gambo Isah, who confirmed this said: “On November 26, at about 6:00 p.m., based on a tip-off, the Command succeeded in arresting one Sani Bello, 53, of Maiduguri Road,…
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Unknown gunmen in the early hours of yesterday, killed a man and his wife on their farm in Yelwata, Guma Local Council of Benue State. The gunmen also killed a daughter of the slain couple while one escaped with machete cuts. Eye witnesses identified the victims as Mr. Clement Ukertor and his wife Christiana Ukertor,…
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• Hospital set up panel to probe cause of death  Friends of a Port Harcourt Based blogger and social media influencer, known as Folorunsho Yemi, yesterday, stormed the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital (UPTH), to protest what they alleged to be negligence on the part of a staff of the hospital that led to…
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• Officer facing disciplinary action, says Immigration  An officer of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Yemi Badru, who was allegedly assaulted on July 30, 2019, by a senior official, Nasir Umar, has lamented intimidation and denial of promotion by the service for reporting the incident.  Badru, a Deputy Superintendent of Immigration, had alleged that the…