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‘You’re Playing With Fire’, FFK Tells ‘Corpsocrats’ Attempting To Stop Osinbajo From Being Acting President

  There was an uproar in the country after it was discovered that President Muhammadu Buhari’s letter to the Senate regarding his medical trip to the UK, did not indicate that Vice President Yemi Osinbajo would assume the office of an Acting President. Rather the letter said he would be coordinating the activities of government.…

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Lanre Gentry Remanded in Kirikiri Prison for Wife Battering

  Lanre  Gentry, the husband of Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe has been remanded in Kirikiri Prison for alleged wife battering, in the latest twist of the domestic violence drama. He was arraigned at an Ikeja Magistrate Court on a three-count charge of domestic violence, assault, and threat to life which he pleaded not guilty to. Gentry was granted…

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Buhari is Fit for Re-election in 2019 – Presidential Aide

President Muhammadu Buhari’s Special Adviser on Legislative matters, Alhaji AbdulRahaman Kawu Sumaila Monday,said ailing President is fit to seek for reelection in 2019. Kawu Sumaila told Reporters in Kano that “from what I have seen at close range, my boss is quite fit for 2019 electoral battle”. President Muhammadu Buhari Buhari left the shores of…

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Zimbabwe’s President, Mugabe Heads Out to Singapore for Medical Checks

Zimbabwe’s President, Robert Mugabe has left the country for medical checks in Singapore, the government said in a statement, about two months after his previous such trip to the South Asian nation. Aged 93, Mugabe is the only leader the southern African country has known since independence in 1980, and his health is a hot…

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No Cause For Alarm Over Insurgents Swapped With Chibok Girls – Femi Adesina

Femi Adesina, Senior Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to President Muhammadu Buhari, has declared that there is no cause for alarm over the Boko Haram insurgents swapped with 82 Chibok girls. Adesina, speaking on Sunrise Daily on Channels TV, when asked to respond to security concerns raised over the release of the Boko Haram…

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Osinbajo Congratulates France’s Newly Elected President, Emmanuel Macron

Nigeria’s Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has congratulated Emmanuel Macron on his election as the next President of France. In a congratulatory letter to the President-elect, Osinbajo said he received the news of the election of the 39-year old Macron with satisfaction, noting that under successive governments, the relations between Nigeria and France had blossomed.…

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FG Releases Names of 82 Freed Chibok School Girls| See Full List

On Saturday night, news broke out that Boko Haram had released 82 Chibok school girls, after months of negotiations with the Federal Government. The President Muhammadu Buhari-led government picked the option of swapping the 82 Chibok school girls with Boko Haram prisoners, over paying a ransom to the terrorist group. Reports say the government did not…

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