PDP and pressure groups wants Zainab Bulkachuwa to stand down as Court of Appeal president

NIGERIA'S main opposition the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said the withdrawal of Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa from the Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal is not enough as she needs to now follow this up by resigning as the president of the Court of Appeal.

 

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Oyedepo said he became a multi-millionaire because he once donated his car to God

LIVING Faith Church founder Bishop David Oyedepo has revealed that he is a millionaire today because he donated his car to God many years ago and he was repaid multiple times with his unprecedented wealth.

 

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Ghanaian skipper Gyan reverses decision to quit Black Stars after getting presidential phone call

GHANA'S President Nana Akufo-Addo has had to intervene in the affairs of the national football team by making a personal phone call to skipper Asamoah Gyan asking him to reverse his decision to retire from the Black Stars.

 

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Nigerian electricity supply drops to just over 2,600MW as heavy rainfall damages power plants

NIGERIA'S generated electricity has plunged from just over 4,000MW over the last week to 2,616.7MW as heavy rainfall that has swept across parts of the country has damaged several power plants resulting in them becoming redundant.

 

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Buhari tasks Fayemi with ending religious and ethnic divisions in his new job as NGF chairman

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has tasked the new chairman of the Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF) Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State to use his new position to address the problems of religious and ethnic differences across the country.

 

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Addressing insecurity is paramount if we want to build a tourist industry 

By Ayo Akinfe 

(1) Of late, insecurity has become a serious issue in Nigeria. Things are now inching towards epidemic proportions with kidnapping, herdsmen taking over entire villages, gold miners brazenly extending their areas of operations, bandits slaughtering hundreds just for the fun of it and of course Boko Haram and Isis still very much well and alive. I suspect that crime is now among the top five sectors in the Nigerian economy today 

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Ondo State students tell Governor Akeredolu to reduce exorbitant tuition fees or resign

GOVERNOR Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has been told by students from three universities to either reduce the exorbitant tuition fees his administration has levied on them or resign from office.

 

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Katsina farmers abandon farmland for the rest of the year following incessant attacks by bandits

KATSINA State is facing a significantly reduced harvest this year after farmers in three local government areas said they will no longer farm for the rest of the season following an attack by armed bandits this week that lead to the death of 18 of their colleagues.

 

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Ohaneze Ndigbo youth say they will not allow federal government to close Enugu airport

PAN-Igbo socio-cultural organisation Ohaneze Ndigbo's youth wing has opposed the planned closure of the Akanu Ibiam International Airport in Enugu by the federal government over claims that it poses a security risk.

 

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Fashola tells state governors no law prevents them from generating power within their domains

WORKS and power minister Babatunde Fashola has thrown down the gauntlet to the governors of Nigeria's 36 states challenging them to rise to the electricity challenge facing the nation saying no law prevents them from generating and distributing power.

 

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