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2023: PDP will be in opposition for more eight years if Atiku emerges presidential candidate- Deji Adeyanju

Deji Adeyanju, popular activist, on Tuesday, warned the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, against fielding Atiku Abubakar, former Vice President, as its 2023 presidential candidate. Adeyanju, who is the convener of the Concerned Nigerians Group, warned that PDP will be in opposition for eight more years if it fields Atiku as its presidential flag bearer in […]

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Amaechi absent as South-South leaders table demands before Buhari

Governors and leaders of the South-South, Tuesday, made a 7-point demand from the Federal Government to meet the aspirations of the region. The leaders made the demands during a meeting with the Presidential delegation led by President Muhammadu Buhari’s Chief of Staff, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari at Government House, Port Harcourt where the Minister of Transportation, […]

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2023: There is zoning agreement, respect it – Fashola warns APC

The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has warned the leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to honour the agreement reached at the formative stage of the party, ahead of the 2023 general elections. Fashola stated this while chatting with journalists covering the APC Press Corps in Abuja on Tuesday. The former Lagos […]

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23 terrorists killed as troops rescue women, children in northeast

Twenty-three Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists have met their waterloo while six soldiers wounded in various clearance operations conducted by troops of Operation Fireball within Northeast theatre of operation. Acting Director Defence Media Operations, Brigadier Benard Onyeuko, disclosed this on Tuesday while giving an update on the activities of the troops within the month of November held […]

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FG reveals plans to exempt minimum wage earners from paying tax

President Muhammadu Buhari has said minimum wage earners would be exempted from Personal Income Tax payment. Buhari said the plan was one of the proposals in the 2020 Finance Bill pending before the National Assembly. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo disclosed Buhari’s plan at the opening of the 26th Nigerian Economic Summit Group conference. A statement […]

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Senate to FG: Rebuild destroyed infrastructure in Lagos, Calabar now

The Nigerian Senate on Tuesday called on the Federal Government to urgently reconstruct and rebuild infrastructure destroyed by hoodlums during the #EndSARS protest in Lagos and Calabar. The upper chamber gave the charge during plenary on Tuesday, following consideration of two separate motions brought to the floor by Senators Biodun Olujimi (PDP – Ekiti South); […]

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Nigerians should be proud we are importing petrol from Niger Republic – Minister Sylva

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, has said that Nigerians should be proud of the decision by the Federal government to import refined petrol from Niger Republic. The Federal government through the Ministry of Petroleum Resources signed a memorandum of understanding with the government of Niger Republic for the importation of petroleum […]