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Saraki, Dogara, Okorocha For Oshiomhole’s APC Chairmanship Bid Declaration

There are indications that the leadership of the National Assembly has backed the candidacy of former Governor of Edo, Adams Oshiomhole, as he declares his bid for the national chairmanship of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Abuja on Thursday. Oshiomhole told newsmen in Benin on Wednesday that President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki and…

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Buhari Formally Backs Oshiomhole’s APC National Chairmanship Bid

President Muhammadu Buhari has officially declared his support for Comrade Adams Oshiomhole as National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, dealing a huge blow to incumbent chairman, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, who is seeking reelection to the position. According to THEWILLL Buhari declared his preference for Oshiomhole, a former labour leader and former governor…

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Ex-Governor Oshiomhole Booed , Jeered At by Audience at NLC Colloquium

Former Governor of Edo State, Adams Oshiomhole, was on Wednesday, booed and jeered at for about five minutes at the colloquium organised by the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) on restructuring. The one-day Colloquium in Abuja, which had the Sultan of Sokoto, Abubakar Saad III in attendance, had the theme: “The Labour movement and the future of…

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“Jonathan Was Too Incompetent to Continue as President”- Oshiomhole

The immediate past governor of Edo state, Adams Oshiomhole, has insisted that former president Goodluck Jonathan was not competent enough to continue with the leadership of the country in 2015. In a conversation with The Interview, he said the competence expected from the Jonathan administration never materialised, and that even the most basic things were…

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Lara Oshiomhole, 334 Other Foreigners Granted Nigerian Citizenship

A total of 335 foreign nationals were on Tuesday in Abuja granted citizenship by the Federal Government after statutory clearance and due diligence by the relevant security agencies.‎ ‎The Minister of Interior, retired Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau,‎ who presented the certificates of citizenship to the foreigners, charged them to be good ambassadors of Nigeria. Lara Oshiomhole, wife…

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Plot to Sack Odigie-Oyegun Thickens as APC Postpones NEC Meeting

Indications emerged yesterday of a plot to sack the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie–Oyegun from office. The Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the ruling party, Mr. Timi Frank confirmed the plot to The Guardian after the surprise shift of the meetings of the National Caucus and the National Executive…

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Oba Erediauwa Of Benin Kingdom Passes On | Read President Buhari’s Condolence Message

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over the passing away of the highly revered traditional ruler of Benin Kingdom, Omo n’Oba n’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Oba Erediauwa. A statement issued in Abuja on Friday by the president’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, said president Buhari described the death of the Oba as…

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Okonjo-Iweala Denies Involvement In $2.1bn Arms Scandal, Calls Out Oshiomhole

Nigeria’s immediate ex-minister ofFinance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has disassociated herself from the $2.1 billion arms procurement controversy involving former National Security Adviser, Col. SamboDasuki (rtd). In a statement released on Wednesday, December 2nd by her media adviser, Mr. Paul Nwabuikwu, the former minister stated that she had nothing to do with the ongoing issue and…

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Buhari & Entourage In Washington DC- Photos, See Details Of His 4 Day Visit!

President Muhammadu Buhari is in the US capital of Washington DC ahead of a planned meeting holding today July 20 meeting with President Barack Obama.  The President is being BY former Rivers State governor, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi and founder of Latter Rain Church, Pastor Tunde Bakare as well as Governors, Abiola Ajimobi (Oyo State), Rochas…

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