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Why I believe Jonathan govt not behind bomb attack on Buhari: Col. Umar

Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Former Governor of Kaduna State ,Colonel Abubakar Dangiwa Umar rtd has come out strongly defend President Goodluck Jonathans administration over allegations that it might have a hand in last weeks bomb attack on former Head of State, General Muhammadu Buhari. Buhari, a key leader of the opposition All Progressives Congress,APC survived a bo ... Read more

Imo gov faces impeachment

Monday, July 28, 2014
Barely two weeks after the impeachment of Adamawa State Governor Murtala Nyako and the sack notice given to Nasarawa State Governor Tanko Al-Makura a week ago, both of the opposition All Progressives Congress APC, their colleague in Imo State, Owelle Rochas Okorocha is being threatened to be removed by the state lawmakers.In Al-Makuras case ... Read more

Chief Peter Obi Is Worthy Of Emulation—Nigeria Computer Society

Sunday, July 27, 2014
The Nigeria Computer Society, made up of many affiliate computer organizations, has singled the former Governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi as the man to be emulated by those in authorities if they are serious in making Nigeria ICT compliant.They made this known through their President, Professor David O. Adewunmi, during their 25th ... Read more

Gov Orji Sympathizes With Victims Of Generator Fumes In Aba

Sunday, July 27, 2014
Abia State Governor, Chief Theodore Orji, has sympathized with the worshippers of the Young Peoples Christian Fellowship at 8, Eziukwu Road, Aba, who became unconscious as a result of the inhalation of carbon monoxide poison from a generator set packed inside the church.In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Charles Ajunwa, Gov ... Read more

Impeachment: Al-Makura sets up seven-man team of Senior Advocates

Sunday, July 27, 2014
Close associates of Governor Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa State, Saturday, confirmed to The Guardian that the governor has hurriedly put together a seven-man team of Senior Advocates of Nigeria SAN to defend him at the investigative panel set up by the states Chief Judge, Umaru Dikko, to probe allegations of fraud and gross misconduct against him ... Read more

Anambra gov poll: Appeal Court upholds Obiano's victory

Sunday, July 27, 2014
The Appeal Court sitting in Enugu on Saturday struck out four suits filed against the All Progressives Grand Alliance challenging the candidature of Anambra State Governor Willie Obiano at the November 2013 governorship election, the News Agency of Nigeria reports.The suits were filed by the All Progressives Congress and the Peoples Democratic ... Read more

"Tell Akpabio Not To Kill Anyone For You..." Assam Assam Urges Udom

Sunday, July 27, 2014
One of the front-line governorship hopefuls in Akwa Ibom State, and Nigeria Ambassador to Russia and Belarus, Chief Assam Ekanem Assam has strongly urged the Secretary to Akwa Ibom State Government, Elder Udom Emmanuel to prevail on Governor Godswill Akpabio not to take to killing of other aspirants who are vying for the governorship position ... Read more

Anambra Indigenes In Abuja Rally Behind Obiano To Pool N100m For Crime Combat

Sunday, July 27, 2014
Highly affluent Anambra indigenes living in Abuja and the surrounding areas of the Federal Capital Territory turned up in large numbers on Thursday to throw their financial muscle behind their governor, Chief Willie Obiano, collectively pooling about N100m to boost his campaign against insecurity in the state.The indigenes who thronged t ... Read more

Adamawa: CJ inaugurates impeachment panel

Saturday, July 26, 2014
Supposedly, the days of the embattled governor of Nasarawa State, Alhaji Tanko Al-Makura, are numbered as the states Chief Judge, Justice Suleiman Dikko on Friday constituted a seven-man panel to investigate the 16-count charge levelled against him by the state House of Assembly.The Chief Judge urged the members, who were inaugurated at the ... Read more

NIMASA boots vessel surveillance with new satellite centre

Friday, July 25, 2014
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency NIMASA has established a satellite surveillance centre as part of it8217;s strategies to tackle the menace of sea pirates attack on vessels plying on the Nigerian territorial waters.According to the NIMASAs Director of Shipping Development, Capt Waredi Enisuor who disclosed this in La ... Read more

Enugu Assembly serves Deputy Gov impeachment notice through substituted means

Friday, July 25, 2014
Enugu State House of Assembly on Thursday passed a motion asking the Clerk, Christopher Chukwurah, to serve the impeachment notice on the states Deputy Governor Sunday Onyebuchi through substitutedsurmons. According to reports, the clerk was quick to carry out this directive as he shortly after yesterday, sitting proceeded to the official re ... Read more

Healthcare: Gov. Imoke endorses NHIS initiatives

Friday, July 25, 2014
The Governor of Cross River state, Senator Liyel Imoke recently in Calabar endorsed the various initiatives of the Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme NHIS, Dr. Femi Thomas, in the on-going efforts to realign the Scheme for greater efficiency and relevance that will translate into rapidly increasing coverage of all classes ... Read more

President Jonathan seeks closer ties with OPEC

Friday, July 25, 2014
President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday, called for closer ties between Nigeria and other members of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries OPEC.Jonathan made the call at a meeting with the new ambassadors of Qatar and the United Arab Emirates UAE to Nigeria, after receiving their letters of credence at the Presidential Villa, A ... Read more

Impeachment: Jonathan holds closed door meeting with Nasarawa legislators

Friday, July 25, 2014
President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday met behind closed-doors with Speaker of Nasarawa State House of Assembly, Musa Mohammed,some key leaders of the House and the Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP, Uche Secondus.The meeting which heldat the Presidential Villa, Abuja followed the impeachment notice served on Gove ... Read more

Dr. Tukur Consoles Victims Of Kaduna Bombings

Thursday, July 24, 2014
Our prayers are with those that lost their lives, wounded and saved from the hands of terrorists. Our Country is going through some challenges, the newly appointed Ambassador at Large, Dr. Bamanga Tukur condemned in its entirety the killings of innocent lives and attacked on political and religious leaders in the country. There is n ... Read more
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Thank God Buhari's life was spared

Thank God Buhari’s life was spared – Jonathan Thursday, July 24, 2014

President Goodluck Jonathan has condemned Wednesday's twin bomb blasts in Kaduna ...
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New IGP:  Presidency narrows list to five Friday, July 25, 2014

The Presidency has narrowed the search for the successor of the Inspector Genera ...
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Buhari attack: Military arrests sus

Buhari attack: Military arrests suspected bomber  disguised as woman Saturday, July 26, 2014

The military operatives have arrested a man believed to be behind the bomb attac ...
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Boko Haram: FG orders 40 helicopter

Boko Haram: FG orders 40 helicopters from US, Russia Saturday, July 26, 2014

The Federal Government has ordered for 40 helicopters from the United States and ...
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Don’t negotiate for Chibok girls, Muslims tell Sultan Sunday, July 27, 2014

The Nigeria Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs has warned the Sultan of Sokoto, ...
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El-zakzaky's son, 10 others killed

El-zakzaky’s son, 10 others killed in Zaria Saturday, July 26, 2014

Son of Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ibrahim El-zakzaky, who is the leader of Shiite se ...
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