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22 Jan
The United Democratic Party (UDP) governorship candidate in Enugu State during the 2019 general election, Pastor Donatus Obi-Ozoemena, has again declared his intention
17 Feb 2020
Justice Anwuli Chikere of the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday, restrained the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) from deregistering 31 political parties.
6 Apr 2019
The United Democratic Party (UDP) yesterday hinted on its plan to reposition the party for future elections...
30 Mar 2019
United Democratic Party (UDP), Enugu State chapter, said yesterday that it decided to withdraw its case at the Governorship and House of Assembly Election Tribunal against Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the overall interest of the state. The chairman, Mr. Jideofor Ngene, told reporters in Enugu that the decision to…
12 Mar 2019
The United Democratic Party (UDP) yesterday rejected results of the governorship and House of Assembly elections conducted in Enugu State, saying it was fraught with irregularities. The party also called for forensic analysis of the election materials used in Enugu State, alleging that they were doctored to return the winner of the election. Explaining that…
23 Feb 2019
Gov Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State and Sen. Aliyu Wamakko, have expressed confidence on the Saturday’s electoral process and excitement over voters turnout. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Tambuwal voted at JNI Islamiyya Primary School in Tambuwal Town polling unit 011- Shiyar Ajiya, at exactly 11:48 a.m. Wamakko voted at Gidan Jaoje 003…
10 Feb 2019
The only female governorship candidate in Ogun State contesting under the United Democratic Party (UDP) Dr. (Mrs.) Jackie Adunni Kessim has vowed not to step down for any of the 16 male contenders in the race. Speaking during her campaign rally at Ota, Ogun State, she said despite pressure from other contenders to step down,…
11 Nov 2018
The dream of former Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Senator Aisha Jumai Alhassan to become the number one citizen of Taraba State...
13 Oct 2018
The presidential candidate of United Democratic Party (UDP) Mr. Ishola Balogun, has called for less emphasis on money politics to enable the best hands/brains come forward and participate actively in nation-building. The 59-year-old Molecular Biology expert and television programme host, who owns and runs Amen Radio/Television in the United States (US), listed job creation, youth/women…
30 Sep 2018
If I am not qualified to contest election in the All Progressives Congress (APC), I feel I am also not qualified to remain a Minister in an APC government.”
9 Dec 2016
From Senegal to Italy, The Gambians who fled President Yahya Jammeh’s brutal rule are now hoping to return, freed of the fear of one of Africa’s notorious dictators after his defeat.
16 Jun 2016
The opposition United Democratic Party (UDP) of The Gambia said yesterday that the government has transferred an unspecified number of political prisoners to an unknown location. 


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Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue on Saturday charged National Assembly members of the state’s extraction to revisit a contract awarded by deceased President Umaru Yar’Adua for the dredging of River Benue but was not executed.
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Housing is regarded as a significant economic asset because it plays an important role in most societies' socio-cultural, but more importantly, economic status. Without mincing words, the provision of decent housing should be the hallmark of every civilized society and one of the criteria for measuring development. Unfortunately, despite the policies, institutions, and regulations put in place by various administrations since independence, the availability of decent and affordable housing in Nigeria remains one of the most difficult challenges the country faces.
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Since its inception in 2005 by virtue of the Central Bank of Nigeria’s (CBN) microfinance policy which made provision for short-term financing to MSME’s, microfinance banks have played a significant role in the growth and development of micro, small and medium-sized enterprises, which in turn has boosted the operations of these businesses in terms of capacity and growth
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Iran is awaiting the release of about $7 billion in funds frozen abroad, state media said Sunday, after it allowed an Iranian-American to leave the country and released his son from detention.
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The vice-presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Delta’s Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa says the crisis within the party would soon be resolved.