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Stop blaming Buhari for APC’s failure in Rivers – Magnus Abe carpets Amaechi’s men

Magnus Abe, senator representing Rivers south-east senatorial district, has asked supporters of Rotimi Amaechi, minister of transportation, to stop blaming President Muhammadu Buhari for their woes. The Senator said Nigerians have heard and ignored stories of the abuses rained on the president on a daily basis by those who are supposed to be his supporters […]

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Aftermath of Presidential poll: Atiku meets Obasanjo in Abeokuta

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the just-concluded presidential election, Atiku Abubakar has met with former President Olusegun Obasanjo in Abeokuta, Ogun State. Although details of the meeting, which took place on Thursday, were not disclosed, it was gathered that it might not be unconnected with the resolve by the PDP […]

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Get sworn in before issuing directives, Okorocha warns Ihedioha

Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha has warned the state Governor-elect, Mr Emeka Ihedioha, to desist from giving directives to financial institutions in the state over their dealings with the state government. Okorocha issued the caution in a release signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Sam Onwuemeodo, and made available to newsmen in Owerri on Friday, […]

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Soldiers take over Adamawa community as residents clash with Shila-Boys

Soldiers in Adamawa state have taken over Jambutu community in Yola north following a clash between members of the community and notorious gangs called Shila-Boys, who had been terrorising Adamawa and surrounding communities. DAILY POST gathered from residents in Jambutu that, last week five members of the Shila-Boys were killed following alleged killing of one […]

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Osinbajo reveals what Buhari’s second term will look like

The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo has assured that President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration would connect more with Nigerians within the next four years. Osinbajo gave the assurance during a dinner to appreciate volunteer groups who campaigned for the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Abuja, on Thursday. The Vice President also highlighted some efforts the Buhari-led administration […]

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Atiku meets Obasanjo for the first time since losing to Buhari

Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the last election, on Thursday paid a visit to ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo in Abeokuta, Ogun State. This was revealed in a statement signed by Obasanjo’s media aide, Kehinde Akinyemi. Akinyemi, however, did not give details of the meeting between the two men. “Abubakar […]

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BBC mocks Gov. Okorocha as he erects Buhari-like statue in Owerri [PHOTOS]

BBC News Igbo has mocked the Governor of Imo State, Chief Rochas Okorocha, for erecting a President Muhammadu Buhari-like statue in Owerri, the state capital. Sharing the photos on its Facebook page, the British medium wondered if the governor was never tired of erecting statues. The caption given the images simply translates, “It’s like Okorocha […]

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Okorocha reveals how INEC will give him Certificate of Return

Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, has insisted that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), will still present him with his Certificate of Return. Okorocha stated this while addressing a news conference in Abuja on Thursday. According to the Governor, the electoral body was planning something special, to present him with his certificate. “Maybe INEC […]

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Why I visited Obasanjo – Seyi Makinde

Oyo State Governor-elect, Seyi Makinde on Thursday met with former President Olusegun Obasanjo. Makinde said the visit was meant to appreciate “Baba Obasanjo and seek wisdom from the elder statesman to govern Oyo State.” Makinde was received by the former president at his Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library, Abeokuta, Ogun State, The Nation reports. Speaking to […]

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Don’t steal, shun corruption, Obasanjo warns Oyo governor-elect, Makinde

Oyo State Governor-elect, Mr Seyi Makinde, looks as former President Olusegun Obasanjo speaks during a visit at the residence of the elder statesman in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital on March 14, 2019.Photo: Channels Tv Nigeria’s former President, Olusegun Obasanjo has warned the Oyo governor-elect, Seyi Makinde not to steal and to shun all forms […]

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Tribunal grants Buhari, APC access to inspect presidential electoral materials

The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal on Thursday granted access to President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC), to inspect the materials used for the conduct of the 2019 presidential election. The tribunal, led by Justice Abdu Aboki, gave the go-ahead on  following the applications filed on behalf of the President and the ruling […]

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Buhari led APC govt planning emergency declaration in a PDP state – CUPP

The Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) on Thursday alleged that the All Progressives Congress-led Federal Government was working to ensure that a state of emergency is declared in Taraba State because of the party’s failure to win the state governorship election. Imo Ugochinyere, CUPP spokesperson, in a statement, claimed that the APC was behind […]