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Breaking: Olusegun Mimiko Declares His Intention To Run For President 2019

The Former Governor of Ondo State, Olusegun Mimiko, has today declared his intention to run for president on the platform of the Labour party in 2019. Mimiko made the declaration at exactly 12:15pm, at an event held at the National Secretariat of the Alhaji Abdulkadir Abdulsalam-led LP, in Abuja. He said there comes a time…

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US Bishop Accused Of Sexual Harassment Resigns – Pope Accepts Resignation

A bishop at the United States known as Monsignor Michael J Bransfield who was accused of molesting adults in the latest sex abuse scandal to rock the Catholic Church resigned today. Pope Francis has accepted his resignation as bishop of Wheeling-Charleston in the US state of West Virginia, a Vatican statement revealed. According to reports,…

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Buhari Has Done So Much For Nigeria, Deserves A Second Chance – Rotimi Amaechi

Rotimi Amaechi who is the Minister of Transportation, disclosed that the Muhammadu Buhari administration has done so much in all aspects of the economy, beyond the transportation sector. Mr. Amaechi said this yesterday at Abuja during an interactive session with the media on the ministry’s achievement. According to reports, he said the Buhari-led administration has…

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Federal Government To Award N10 Million Damages To Journalist Jones Abiri – Court Rules

The Federal High Court Abuja division has described the two years detention of journalist Jones Abiri as outright conviction and ordered government to pay N10 million in damages to Mr Abiri. It is to be recalled that Mr Abiri was arrested in August 2016 and detained for two years till his lawyers, led by human…

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This Is Why I Was Called Dustin Lady In Nigeria – Amina Mohammed Reveals

The deputy secretary-general of the United Nations (UN) Amina Mohammed, has disclosed that when she was appointed minister of environment in Nigeria, she was seen as the dustbin lady. According to her, people did not see the real value of her office. She said this on Wednesday while speaking at the International Monetary (IMF) and…

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Ditch Your Thoughts On Staying In Power Beyond May 2019 – PDP Warns Buhari

Nigeria’s current president, Muhammadu Buhari and All progressive Congress has been warned by the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP to ditch the thoughts of staying in power a day beyond May 29, 2019. PDP issued the warning in a statement signed by its spokesperson, Kola Ologbondiyan. The opposition party also cautioned the, “Chairman of the Independent…

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Passengers Stranded At Abuja As Plane Overshoots Runway

This morning, many air travelers were stranded at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja after an aircraft overshot the runway of the NAIA and disrupted flight operations on the facility. It was gathered that the aircraft, a Gulfstream 4 belonging to Skybird, overshot the runway on Wednesday night and got stuck on the runway. According to Punch,…

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Governorship Aspirant Sues APC And Oshiomhole Over Excessive Nomination Fees

Chief Sunny Ofehe who is a governorship aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress in Delta State has recently filed a suit before the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, Maitama, Abuja, asking for an order perpetually restraining the party from continuing with the sale of nomination and expression of interest forms…

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PDP Brought Nigeria To Its Knees, Don’t Allow Them Return – Buhari Urges Nigerians

President Muhammadu Buhari has encouraged Nigerians not to return members of the Peoples Democratic Party. He described them as “those who brought Nigeria to its knees from 1999-2015” back to power. President Buhari said this while submitting his expression of interest and nomination forms to the leadership of the All Progressives Congress at the National…

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African Spiderman Becomes French Citizen – Government Decree

African Spiderman, Mamoudou Gassama who hails from Mali and was nicknamed “Spiderman” for saving a child hanging off a balcony by scaling a Paris apartment block with his bare hands has become a French citizen. It was according to a decree made by the government. The 22-year-old was granted a fast-track to French nationality and…

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