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By admin On 20 Mar, 2017 At 01:49 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
Atiku Abubakar

Ahead of the 2019 general elections youths under the auspices of Concerned Nigerian Youth Development Organisation (CYNDO), at the weekend declared that no intimidation can stop the presidential ambition of former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar. This was stated by the National Coordinator, CNYDO, Comrade Joel Edegba, while appraising the gradual build up towards […]


By admin On 20 Mar, 2017 At 01:28 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
Sheriff Makarfi PDP

National chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) Ali Modu Sheriff, has applied to the Supreme Court for the withdrawal of an appeal filed in the name of the party by the Ahmed Makarfi-led faction. By this move, Sheriff has began the process of halting Makarfi’s appeal of the judgement of the Court of Appeal, […]


By admin On 16 Mar, 2017 At 01:08 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
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Chairman of the national caretaker committee, Sen Ahmed Makarfi, yesterday threw more light into how national chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Sen Ali Modu Sheriff, backtracked on the peace proposal by former President Goodluck Jonatnan over the crisis rocking the party. Makarfi who stated this at a meeting of PDP Northern leaders and […]


By admin On 16 Mar, 2017 At 01:19 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
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Civil Society Organisations, (CSO) yesterday backed the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) over the announcement of dates for 2019 general elections recently. They, however, condemned the interference of the security agencies in the electoral process in recent major polls and advised that security agencies should be more professional and non-partisan. The CSOs, disclosed this in  […]


By admin On 14 Mar, 2017 At 01:09 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
Sheriff Makarfi PDP

The leadership crisis in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) intensified yesterday as leaders of two camps within the party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff and Senator Ahmed Makarfi traded allegations over inducements from both within and outside the party. It was Sheriff who cast the first stone when he alleged that the Makarfi-led national caretaker committee […]


By admin On 14 Mar, 2017 At 01:45 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
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The House of Representatives committee on local content has harped on the need for International Oil Companies (IOCs) to abide by the provisions of the Nigerian oil and gas content development act 2010 which requires foreign firms operating in the country to sufficiently engage Nigerians in their workforce. Chairman of the committee, Hon. Emmanuel Ekon […]


By admin On 14 Mar, 2017 At 01:12 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
President Muhammadu Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday resumed official duties after returning from a seven-week vacation in the United Kingdom. Apparently burning in an unquenchable desire to speed up work from where he stopped, Buhari, who received briefings on the state of affairs so far in the country from his deputy, Vice President Osinbajo, issued some directives on […]


By admin On 14 Mar, 2017 At 01:34 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
Prof Yakubu INEC

Recently, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, announced dates for general elections for all time for the nation. The announcement showed that INEC has fixed the date for the National Elections for the third Saturday in February of the election year, followed by State elections two weeks later. Although the new permanent election dates will […]


By admin On 8 Mar, 2017 At 01:07 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
Prof-Yemi-Osinbajo-SAN

 The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has said he will defeat corruption in Nigeria by replicating the model he used to drive down corruption in Lagos State Judiciary to zero per cent. He said he also had the system reformed during his tenure as Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice in Lagos. He disclosed this during […]


By admin On 7 Mar, 2017 At 01:56 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that it is not interested in instituting a one-party state in the country and will not deploy its arsenal towards anything that is undemocratic. A member of the party’s Board of Trustees (BoT), Sir Olisaemeka Akamukali, who stated the party’s position in an exclusive chat with LEADERSHIP was […]


By admin On 7 Mar, 2017 At 01:30 AM | Categorized As Politics | With 0 Comments
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President Donald Trump signed a new executive order Monday banning immigration from six Muslim-majority countries, notably dropping Iraq from January’s previous order. The new travel ban comes six weeks after Trump’s original executive order was rolled out to chaos and confusion at airports nationwide, and eventually blocked by a federal court. The new version exempts […]



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