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NIGERIA POLITICS: Abiola Ajimobi: Belligerent, Bellicose, Bully

NIGERIA POLITICS: Abiola Ajimobi: Belligerent, Bellicose, Bully

Sadly, the political leadership at all levels in Nigeria is made up of people who are not properly trained and ill prepared for leadership positions and who do not understand the importance of their roles.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Why Abubakar Shekau Could Not Be Captured

NIGERIA POLITICS: Why Abubakar Shekau Could Not Be Captured

Gen Tukur Buratai said due to the firepower of Nigerian troops which the Boko Haram leader could not withstand, Abubakar Shekau moved to another location

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Blood Thirsty Nigeria Police On Rampage

NIGERIA POLITICS: Blood Thirsty Nigeria Police On Rampage

Nigerian society is corrupt. The NPF is a product of a corrupt society and system. The Police Service Commission and other law enforcement agencies have been corrupted by politicians and hard criminals like Fatodu.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Buhari Under Pressure As Violence In Divided Heartlands Surges

NIGERIA POLITICS: Buhari Under Pressure As Violence In Divided Heartlands Surges

The violence focused attention on President Buhari, an ex-military ruler who vowed to restore order in Nigeria when he came to power in May 2015.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: 6 People Killed, 14 Injured By Suicide Bombers

NIGERIA POLITICS: 6 People Killed, 14 Injured By Suicide Bombers

Suicide bombings are common in Nigeria’s northeast, the centre of a bloody campaign by Boko Haram to create an Islamic state. Madagali was hit last month.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Nigerian Lawmakers Urge Buhari to Offer Asylum For Gambian President Yahya Jammeh

NIGERIA POLITICS: Nigerian Lawmakers Urge Buhari to Offer Asylum For Gambian President Yahya Jammeh

Nigerian house of representative member Mohammed Zorro introduced the asylum, saying it is in the best interest of Nigeria to ensure peace in Gambia.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Pastor Adeboye, FRC Boss Sack, and the Clash of RCCG Pastors in Buhari’s Govt

NIGERIA POLITICS: Pastor Adeboye, FRC Boss Sack, and the Clash of RCCG Pastors in Buhari’s Govt

Nevertheless, one may need to sympathise with President Buhari for his long persecution by religious bigots despite being surrounded by Pastors.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Of Political Participation and Adeboye’s Anger

NIGERIA POLITICS: Of Political Participation and Adeboye’s Anger

The immediate past General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God in Nigeria and oversees, Pastor Enoch Adeboye recently ordered Christians to join politics.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Taiwan Angry Buhari Courting China

NIGERIA POLITICS: Taiwan Angry Buhari Courting China

Taiwan urged Nigeria to reconsider, saying: “The foreign ministry seriously objects and condemns the unreasonable actions by the Nigerian government.”

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NIGRERIA POLITICS: Ahmed Lawan Replaces Senator Ali Ndume

NIGRERIA POLITICS: Ahmed Lawan Replaces Senator Ali Ndume

All Progressives Congress welcomed development in Senate, which has led to the replacement of the Senate Leader, Senator Ali Ndume with Senator Ahmed Lawan.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Secret Trial Of Nnamdi Kanu Takes Center Stage

NIGERIA POLITICS: Secret Trial Of Nnamdi Kanu Takes Center Stage

IPOB leader Nnamdi Kanu and his co-accused, Chidiebere Onwudiwe, Benjamin Madubugwu and David Nwawuis, are facing an amended 11-count charge against them.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Thinking With You… The Year Ahead In Nigeria

NIGERIA POLITICS: Thinking With You… The Year Ahead In Nigeria

Buhari administration will continue to swing too far in the opposite direction of change: no standards, no structure, no agenda, no vision, safe self-embellishment.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: 3 People Killed By Boko Haram Suicide Bombers

NIGERIA POLITICS: 3 People Killed By Boko Haram Suicide Bombers

A man claiming to be Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau has appeared in a video denying Buhari’s statement that the group had been pushed out of the region.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Sultan Lied, Gender Equality Bill is Not Anti-Islam

NIGERIA POLITICS: Sultan Lied, Gender Equality Bill is Not Anti-Islam

So when next the Sultan of Sokoto tells you that the Gender Equality Bill is anti-Islam, tell him it is a lie!

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Chibok Girl Kidnapped By Boko Haram Rescued

NIGERIA POLITICS: Chibok Girl Kidnapped By Boko Haram Rescued

The troops had found Rakiya Abubkar wandering around near Algarno, a former Boko Haram stronghold, the spokesman said. She had six-month-old baby with her.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: 365 Days of Urgency

NIGERIA POLITICS: 365 Days of Urgency

Whoever you are, wherever you’re located, whatever your station, make a small adjustment in your MO—and become a vital laborer to sustain our lofty dreams for 2017.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: MEND Says Lost Confidence In Buhari Over Restive Niger Delta

NIGERIA POLITICS: MEND Says Lost Confidence In Buhari Over Restive Niger Delta

MEND backed Buhari in 2015 presidential election campaign and urged militants behind the recent spate of attacks to pursue peace talks with the government.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Curfew in Southern Kaduna: A Challenge to be Steadfast

NIGERIA POLITICS: Curfew in Southern Kaduna: A Challenge to be Steadfast

This bravery, doggedness and sincere commitment to preserve and guard jealously the cherished patrimony is quite commendable.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: ‘Kill, Slaughter, Abduct’: Shekau To His Fighters

NIGERIA POLITICS: ‘Kill, Slaughter, Abduct’: Shekau To His Fighters

In a video posted on YouTube, Abubakar Shekau announces: “I am here, well and alive” and that “the battle is just beginning.”

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Man Claiming To Be Abubakar Shekau Denies Sambisa Forest Defeat

NIGERIA POLITICS: Man Claiming To Be Abubakar Shekau Denies Sambisa Forest Defeat

“We are safe. We have not been flushed out of anywhere,” the man identifying himself as the leader of Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau, said in a video.

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