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NIGERIA POLITICS: Gowon to Nigerians: When You Pray Nigeria’s Insurmountable Problems Will Be Solved

NIGERIA POLITICS: Gowon to Nigerians: When You Pray Nigeria’s Insurmountable Problems Will Be Solved

Yakubu Gowon: “I think whatever problem we have, we should pray concerning it. God will hear the prayer for peace and well-being of the country.”

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Stalled! Saraki’s Trial Date Adjourned By Rotimi Jacob SAN

NIGERIA POLITICS: Stalled! Saraki’s Trial Date Adjourned By Rotimi Jacob SAN

Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki has been standing trial over alleged false asset declaration during his tenure as governor of Kwara State.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: 2019 Election: Don’t Rule Buhari Out, Aides Say

NIGERIA POLITICS: 2019 Election: Don’t Rule Buhari Out, Aides Say

Close aides say though Buhari is not even thinking of the 2019 presidential race at the moment, those who rule him out are doing so at their own peril.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Nigerian Politicians Engage in ‘Do-Or-Die’ Politics: Mahmood Yakubu Says

NIGERIA POLITICS: Nigerian Politicians Engage in ‘Do-Or-Die’ Politics: Mahmood Yakubu Says

Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, has accused Nigerian politicians of being extremely desperate for power and engaging in a “do-or-die” politics.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Release Deji Adeyanju Now or Face the Consequence, Civil Society Groups Warn Police

NIGERIA POLITICS: Release Deji Adeyanju Now or Face the Consequence, Civil Society Groups Warn Police

Deji Adeyanju is a peaceful activist. None of the rallies he called or participated in has ever gone violent.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Abracadabra! Behold, The Scammer And The Scammed

NIGERIA POLITICS: Abracadabra! Behold, The Scammer And The Scammed

We cannot use shoes as hammers, newspapers for umbrellas, and finger nail to tight a screw. Nigeria is in palpable trouble.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Fuel Theft: Senate Asks NNPC To Go Beyond Sacking Officials

NIGERIA POLITICS: Fuel Theft: Senate Asks NNPC To Go Beyond Sacking Officials

“The Senate is appalled that NNPC is not contemplating on doing something about the involvement of officials of the Petroleum Products Marketing Company (PPMC) which actually played key roles in the missing products case.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Buhari to Nigerians: We Worked Hard to Meet Your Expectations

NIGERIA POLITICS: Buhari to Nigerians: We Worked Hard to Meet Your Expectations

In an Easter message, Buhari said his administration was more determined to continue to fight against the insurgency, sustain the peace in the Niger Delta and restore peace and stability in other parts of the country.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Melaye Escapes Gunmen’s Bullets

NIGERIA POLITICS: Melaye Escapes Gunmen’s Bullets

Gunmen invaded Dino Melaye residence in the early hours of Saturday. Melaye’s house and two vehicles were riddled with bullets.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Ikoyi $43m: Amaechi, the Judas of Ubima, Needs Urgent Cure

NIGERIA POLITICS: Ikoyi $43m: Amaechi, the Judas of Ubima, Needs Urgent Cure

Rotimi Amaechi, is seeking cheap attention through one of his diarrheic aides of inconsequential stature, is quite troubling to lovers of humanity.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: EFCC: Comedy of Discoveries and Bastardisation of the Anti-Corruption War

NIGERIA POLITICS: EFCC: Comedy of Discoveries and Bastardisation of the Anti-Corruption War

I implore the DSS not to shy away from commencing an investigation into this sudden gale of discoveries by the EFCC with a view to ascertaining their authenticity and help bring this madness to a halt.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Government in Talks to Release Remaining Chibok Girls: Buhari

NIGERIA POLITICS: Government in Talks to Release Remaining Chibok Girls: Buhari

Of the girls taken from their school in the northeastern town of Chibok in 2014, 195 are still missing.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: 4 Dead After Army, Police Bloody Clash in Yobe State

NIGERIA POLITICS: 4 Dead After Army, Police Bloody Clash in Yobe State

“Nigeria police is abreast of the unfortunate incident in Damaturu between personnel of the force and Nigerian army,” police spokesman Jimoh Moshood said.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Lower House Committee to Probe Oil Licence Deal, Goodluck Jonathan May Give Evidence

NIGERIA POLITICS: Lower House Committee to Probe Oil Licence Deal, Goodluck Jonathan May Give Evidence

Recent information both nationally and internationally, indicating Goodluck Ebele Jonathan may have been complicit in the controversial OPL 245 deal.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Weak President Vs. Barbarian Senators

NIGERIA POLITICS: Weak President Vs. Barbarian Senators

It’s more and more glaring that President Muhammadu Buhari is on the road to being Nigeria’s weakest President.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: 593 People Freed of Boko Haram Ties

NIGERIA POLITICS: 593 People Freed of Boko Haram Ties

Nigeria’s military released 593 people after clearing them of having ties with the Islamist militant group Boko Haram, a spokesman said.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: A Compendium of Citizens’ Curses as an Instrument of Oath for Nigerian Politicians

NIGERIA POLITICS: A Compendium of Citizens’ Curses as an Instrument of Oath for Nigerian Politicians

It is in Nigeria we find thieving and adulterous pastors, arrogant and corrupt civil servants, bullying and morally corrupt politicians.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Civil Society Groups Condemn Attempts to ‘Kill the Legislature’

NIGERIA POLITICS: Civil Society Groups Condemn Attempts to ‘Kill the Legislature’

A group of civil society organisations on Thursday marched “against an attempt to kill the legislature,” while urging Nigerians to rise up in defence of democracy and condemn the latest affront against the National Assembly by “executive boy.”

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Moshood Abiola Could Not Have Died the Way He Reportedly Did: Ishaya Bamaiyi

NIGERIA POLITICS: Moshood Abiola Could Not Have Died the Way He Reportedly Did: Ishaya Bamaiyi

“The release documents were ready, and Abiola was to go and sign them, but some NADECO members advised him against doing so, and he remained in detention until his death.”

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Muhammad Sanusi II to Northern Nigeria: Recognise That Muslim World Has Moved On

NIGERIA POLITICS: Muhammad Sanusi II to Northern Nigeria: Recognise That Muslim World Has Moved On

Muhammad Sanusi II, the emir of Kano, says northern Nigeria needs to move on from the 13th century mindset of Islam, emphasising that the rest of the Muslim world has moved on.

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