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Football Administrators Should Learn To Accept Defeat And Move On -Saraki

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Monday appealed to warring factions in the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to sheathe their sword in the interest of football development in the country. Saraki, according to a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Sanni Onogu, made the call, when the President of NFF, Amadju Pinnick led the…

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FLOTUS Michelle Obama Elegant In A Christian Siriano Frock At DNC

First Lady Of The U.S Michelle Obama wowed at the day 1 of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Penn yesterday. Michelle who took the stage to deliver her last convention speech as FLOTUS looked quite elegant in a knee-length blue silk belted T-shirt dress with cap sleeves by Project Runway designer Christian Siriano. Now…

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You Lack The Moral Authority To Speak On Corruption –Lawmakers Blast Obasanjo Over Budget Padding Comment

Following the closed door meeting with between President Muhammdau Buhari and former President Olusegun Obasanjo after which the latter told newsmen that he had come to deliver messages from Liberian and Gambian Presidents as well as caution the President on the issue of the 2016 budget padding, the Senate yesterday said it was not interested…

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Economic Recovery: We’re Learning From The Diversification Of The Iranian Economy — President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Abuja said the Federal Government is working assiduously to ameliorate the challenges faced by the Nigerian economy within a short period by understudying the experiences of countries like Iran who thrived in adversity. Receiving a Special Envoy from the President of Islamic Republic of Iran at the State House, Mohammad…

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Obasanjo Cautions Buhari On Senate Budget Padding|Delivers Messages From Liberian, Gambian Presidents

  Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo on Monday delivered messages from the Presidents of Liberia and Gambia to President Muhammadu Buhari. Obasanjo made this known while answering questions from State House correspondents after a closed meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the State House, Abuja. Although the former president did not divulge the content of the…

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Anti Corruption: We Welcome FIFA Reforms – Buhari

  President Muhammadu Buhari Monday in Abuja said his administration will pay keen interest to accountability and transparency to fast-track football development in the country. This was made known in a statement signed by Special Adviser to the President on Media & Publicity, Femi Adesina. Receiving the FIFA President, Gianni Infantino, and the Secretary-General, Fatma…

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Why Babangida, Gusau Removed Me From Power 31 Years Ago – Buhari Reveals

President Muhammadu Buhari has said he was removed from office 31 years ago because he was planning to purge the military hierarchy of corruption. Buhari, who has not spared the military even in his ongoing anti-corruption war, said senior military leaders, led by former military president, General Ibrahim Babangida and General Aliyu Gusau, removed him…

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INEC Declares Imo North Rerun Election Inconclusive

  The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the result of Imo North Senatorial District rerun election inconclusive. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the poll was conducted on Saturday (July 23). Also declared inconclusive were the results of Oru East and Isiala Mbano State Constituencies following reported cases of shot out…

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