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16 Jun 2016
Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, has appealed to parents of kids with deformities to desist from keeping such kids in hiding.
4 Jun 2016
The President made the remark when he hosted a delegation from the Church of Nigeria Anglican Communion in Abuja, led by the Primate, Archbishop Nicholas Okoh.
30 May 2016
On his part, Obasanjo regretted the ‘huge loss’, saying the passage of the pharmacist cum traditional ruler has robbed the nation of his wise and rich counsel, praying God to grant his soul eternal rest.
29 May 2016
This is not an assessment of the first year tenure of the author and finisher of body language or how APC has fared as a party in power, rather than an opposition party.
24 May 2016
Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, yesterday joined others to condemn Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), describing the practice as dehumanising and of no benefit in any way to the victims.
17 May 2016
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo yesterday expressed regret for not privatising the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) while in office.
16 May 2016
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Monday advised the Federal Government against resuscitating the defunct Nigerian National Shipping Line (NNSL).
13 May 2016
The Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Ogunwusi, yesterday urged former President Olusegun Obasanjo to use his influence “to guide the youths of the country to a glorious future.”


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US President Joe Biden on Thursday called for an "exception" to the Senate filibuster rule so that Democrats can pass an abortion rights law, reversing the recent Supreme Court decision. The "exception to the filibuster" called for by Biden would allow Democrats to pass a law enshrining abortion access rights with their current thin majority…
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Anambra State governor Chukwuma Charles Soludo has barred all markets and parks executives from collecting revenue in the state for the government. Soludo's media aide Christian Aburime in a statement said the governor announced the ban at a one-day town hall meeting with the Transport and Market Union Executive Members in the State. The governor…
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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has expressed worries over the low rate of Permanent Voter Cards (PVC) collection in Lagos State. The State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Mr Olusegun Agbaje, made this known at the Eighth Annual Constituency Stakeholders’ Meeting held on Thursday in Lagos. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the meeting…
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