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Omoyele Sowore: The New Force

Omoyele Sowore: The New Force

🕔12:43, 30.Apr 2018

Looking at Sowore’s history of activism, he’s a natural, undisputed master of agitation – a distrupter – as he often tells his audience. Watching his town hall meetings, Sowore would engage in a room full of discontented targets in a rapid-fire Socratic dialogue, nudging them to admit that they were not living up to the civilized standards.

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Failed Attempt to Recall Dino Melaye (Full Result)

Failed Attempt to Recall Dino Melaye (Full Result)

🕔11:36, 29.Apr 2018

rof Moti said: “I hereby affirm that the information on verification of signatures to the petition of for the recall of Senator Dino Melaye of Kogi West Senatorial District has taken place on this date April 28, 2018 and that the verified signatures is 5.34% of the total number of registered voters in the constituency and has therefore not satisfied the requirements the law for a referendum”.

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Nigeria Senators Collecting Signatures to Impeach Buhari

Nigeria Senators Collecting Signatures to Impeach Buhari

🕔14:03, 27.Apr 2018

Matthew Urhoghide, a PDP senator from Edo state, and Chukwuka Utazi, a PDP lawmaker Enugu state, were among the opposition lawmakers who pushed for the ousting of Buhari, while some of their colleagues on the other side disagreed.

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Killings, Land Grabs, Corruption In Cameroon Because Of Chinese, Cameroonians Conflicts

Killings, Land Grabs, Corruption In Cameroon Because Of Chinese, Cameroonians Conflicts

🕔13:46, 27.Apr 2018

The Chinese “killed my son, but they did nothing” for me, said Philippe Balla, the victim’s father. “They are working and no one bothers them.”

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Court Orders EFCC to Pay N5m Compensation to Bala Mohammed

Court Orders EFCC to Pay N5m Compensation to Bala Mohammed

🕔15:21, 26.Apr 2018

The former minister filed a motion on notice on November 16 before Justice Hussein Baba-Yusuf for the enforcement of his fundamental rights which he claimed EFCC violated.

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Why Ken Agyapong Exposes NDC MPs’ Double Salary

Why Ken Agyapong Exposes NDC MPs’ Double Salary

🕔15:09, 26.Apr 2018

Kennedy Agyapong was the first to blow the cover of NDC Financier Alfred Woyome which led to investigations, the trial and retrieval of monies wrongly paid to Alfred Woyome

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Buhari Decries ‘Satanic’ Massacre of 18, Including Two Priests, in Catholic Church

Buhari Decries ‘Satanic’ Massacre of 18, Including Two Priests, in Catholic Church

🕔11:15, 25.Apr 2018

“This latest assault on innocent persons is particularly despicable,” said President Buhari. “Violating a place of worship, killing priests and worshippers is not only vile, evil and satanic, it is clearly calculated to stoke up religious conflict and plunge our communities into endless bloodletting.”

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Imo State and Rochas Okorocha; a Tale of Mis-Governance and Tyranny

Imo State and Rochas Okorocha; a Tale of Mis-Governance and Tyranny

🕔16:23, 24.Apr 2018

If one were to go biblical, one would say: if former governor Ikedi Ohakim chastised the people with whips, he has chastised them with scorpions; if they were burdened under the superintendence of the former administration, Okorocha has made their yoke heavier.

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Unidentified Persons Whisk Dino Melaye From Nigeria Policemen

Unidentified Persons Whisk Dino Melaye From Nigeria Policemen

🕔16:08, 24.Apr 2018

Mohammed Audu invited him to Abuja and introduced him to Senator Dino Melaye and they met on Airport road, Abuja inside the Senator Dino Melaye’s Car in the month of December, 2017.

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Internet Crackdown: Tanzania Sets 2-Week Deadline for Bloggers

Internet Crackdown: Tanzania Sets 2-Week Deadline for Bloggers

🕔12:13, 24.Apr 2018

The number of internet users in Tanzania rose 16 percent in 2017 to 23 million, around 44 percent of the population, with most using their smartphones to go online.

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Buhari And The Lazy Political Youth Coyotes

Buhari And The Lazy Political Youth Coyotes

🕔15:11, 23.Apr 2018

No sane Nigerian youth will submit to the devious project to falsify President Buhari’s true reflection of Nigeria with a view to stealing the roaches back to power.

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Laws On Black Mines Ownership To Be Stricter, Permanent In South Africa

Laws On Black Mines Ownership To Be Stricter, Permanent In South Africa

🕔11:28, 23.Apr 2018

South Africa’s Department of Mineral Resources has filed an application reportedly seeking to make the country’s laws on black ownership of mines stricter, by making black-owned stakes permanent.

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Emmerson Mnangagwa Wins World’s Top 100 Most Influential People

Emmerson Mnangagwa Wins World’s Top 100 Most Influential People

🕔16:55, 22.Apr 2018

“In his first 100 days, Emmerson Mnangagwa spoke of re-engaging, forgiveness, democracy and unity. But though words matter, so does the survival of a system that destroyed the hopes and dream of generations. The elation that greeted the end of Robert Mugabe’s 37-year reign naturally enough transformed into hopes for his successor,” Mawarire reportedly wrote.

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Overruling President Muhammadu Buhari and His Unreasoned Commentary on Nigerian Youths

Overruling President Muhammadu Buhari and His Unreasoned Commentary on Nigerian Youths

🕔18:12, 21.Apr 2018

The Nigerian youths are not idle and lazy. All of them may not be educated as much as Buhari’s Zarah or Yusuf, but they are ambitious; industrious; innovative and can match their peers in any part of the world. It is thanks to their patience that the engine of the nation still grinds; and a certain President Muhammadu Buhari must not take this patience for stupidity, nay indolence.

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2019 Nigeria Election Faces Crisis As The Ghost of 2015 Creation of 30,000 New Polling Units Resurfaced

2019 Nigeria Election Faces Crisis As The Ghost of 2015 Creation of 30,000 New Polling Units Resurfaced

🕔16:41, 20.Apr 2018

With the latest move by the current INEC leadership, many are concerned that the so-called Voting Point Settlements is an attempt to bring back the skewed 30,000 polling units by subterfuge with the same numerical electoral advantage given to Northern Nigeria.

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