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Obasanjo, Gowon, Jonathan, and Other Former Leaders Absent From Maiden June 12 Celebration

Former Nigerian heads of state and presidents were absent at the venue of the 2019 Democracy Day celebrations on Wednesday. The former leaders including Yakubu Gowon, Olusegun Obasanjo, Goodluck Jonathan, among others, were absent at the event which held at the Eagles’ Square in Abuja. Former military leaders Ibrahim Babangida and Abdulsalam Abubakar were also…

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Security Beefed Up Over Alleged Plot To Disrupt Presidential Inauguration On Wednesday

Following the intelligence report by the Nigerian Army that there are plans to disrupt Wednesday’s inauguration of President Muhammadu Buhari for another four years in office, the service chiefs and heads of other security agencies have beefed up security around him. The service chiefs met with the president yesterday where they assured him of adequate…

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Saraki Speaks Up For Kwankwaso, Says Eagles Square Belongs To Every Nigerian

Senate President Bukola Saraki has condemned the refusal to allow Rabiu Kwankwaso, former governor of Kano, use Eagle Square to make the declaration of his presidential ambition. He said the move sends a wrong message about the country’s democracy. Yusuph Olaniyonu, special adviser on media and publicity to the senate president, made this known in…

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