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My Visit To Obasanjo By Bukola Saraki

Amid cold war between the newly elected officers of Nigeria’s eighth National Assembly and the leadership of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, on Friday visited former President Olusegun Obasanjo. According to him, he was there to receive his blessing and consult him on how to move the Senate and the nation forward. Saraki ...

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@Dino_Melaye Kicks Against Jumbo Pay For Lawmakers

Senator Dino Melaye may become the Nigerians’ bride in the 8th National Assembly as he has described as wicked, any lawmaker who accepts immodest allowance at this trying time in our national life. According to the anti-graft activist, who is representing Kogi West at the Senate on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), federal lawmakers would be insensitive ...

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N9 Billion NASS Allowances: CACOL Kicks

The Coalition Against Corrupt Leaders (CACOL) has kicked against N9 billion proposed as allowances for Nigeria’s 8th National Assembly, urging well-meaning Nigerians to condemn it. The parliament was recently inaugurated at both the upper and lower chambers of the federal legislative houses. Investigations have revealed that the jumbo pay, will cover the lawmakers accommodation, furniture and vehicle allowances. Reacting to ...

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Marginalization: Enugu North Makes Case For Okey Ezea

Enugu-North Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has appealed to other zones in the State to support the nomination of Barr. Okey Ezea for ministerial appointment. Ezea was the 2015 governorship candidate of the party in Enugu State. In a joint press briefing by six Local Government Chairmen of the APC in the Enugu-North senatorial zone on Monday, they ...

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Buhari To Look Beyond APC For Cabinet Members, Says Oyegun

The national chairman of the All Progressives Congress, John Oyegun, has stated that President Muhammadu Buhari would look beyond his party to form the cabinet that would best help him deliver on his promises to Nigerians. Mr. Oyegun, who stated this Monday in Abuja when he granted audience to journalists in his office, said contrary to insinuations, there is no ...

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Insurgency: Buhari Orders Release of $21m To Joint Task Force

Amid claims by leaders of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) that former President Goodluck Jonathan left an empty treasury, Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday ordered the release of $21 million (N4.2 billion) out of the $100 million pledged by Nigeria to the Multi-National Joint Task Force (MNJTF) fighting against Boko Haram in the country. Making this known at ...

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APC Bows To Saraki, Accepts Him As Senate President

In what appears to be an end to stiff resistance to the will of the Nigerian Senate in electing its leaders, the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), John Odigie-Oyegun, on Friday said the party had accepted Senator Bukola Saraki as the President of the Senate. the party’s chairman maintained that the reality was that Saraki’s colleagues had ...

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Man Trekking For Buhari Declared Missing

A middle-aged man who left on foot to Abuja from Bauchi, to attend the swearing-in ceremony of President Muhammadu Buhari has been declared missing by the police. A statement by DSP Haruna Mohammed, Bauchi Police Command’s spokesperson, noted that Nurudeen Maimako, a resident of Dass town in Bauchi state, left his town on May 15 to Abuja, but has not ...

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Why Osinbanjo Can’t Attend Buhari’s Security Meeting – Daily Post

With the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) still bicker over sharing of positions in government after the party defeated the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in this year’s presidential election in Nigeria, the party is yet to explain why its Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo is yet to be part of the ongoing security meetings by the President Muhammadu Buhari administration. ...

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Again, VP Osinbajo Locked Out of Buhari’s Top Security Meeting

All appears not to be smooth between President Muhammadu Buhari and his Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo as it relates to national security matters. President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday met behind closed doors with some security chiefs to marshal the country’s plans that will be presented at a meeting of the Lake Chad Basin Commission in Abuja on Thursday. However, Osinbajo ...

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