Uche Nwosu confident that court shall declare him APC gubernatorial candidate for Imo State

IMO State gubernatorial aspirant Uche Nwosu has expressed confidence that he will be confirmed as the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate before next year's elections despite his rival Senator Hope Uzodinma's name being forwarded for now.

 

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Rohr asked NFF to step up pursuit of Ademola Lookman and Seyi Ojo as Nations Cup looms

SUPER Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr has directed the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) to commence the pursuit of Ademola Lookman and Seyi Ojo with a view to getting them to switch their allegiances to Nigeria.

 

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Obasanjo berates state governors for opposing local autonomy calling them enemies of progress

FORMER president Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has accused state governments of hindering the country's socio-economic development by using joint accounts to incapacitate and steal local governments’ funds.

 

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Buhari says he will agree to restructuring once there is a proper definition of what it means

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has agreed to the restructuring of Nigeria on the condition that there should be proper definition of what Nigerians want before the government can delve into the exercise.

 

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Anambra businessman charged to court for importing over 1,500 pump action rifles from China

ANAMBRA businessman Ifeuwa Moses Christ has been arraigned before the Lagos federal high court charged with illegally importing 1,570 pump action rifles into the country concealed in a container of ceramic washhand basins.

 

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Buhari breaks his silence on Ganduje saying security agencies are investigating bribery video

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has revealed that security agencies were vetting the video in which Kano State governor Abdullahi Ganduje was seen receiving bribes from a contractor and  action would be taken on the matter soon.

 

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Hope Uzodinma released on bail for failing to execute £12m Calabar port dredging contract

IMO State All Progressives Congress (APC) gubernatorial candidate Senator Hope Uzodinma has been released on administrative bail after being arrested over the weekend for failing to execute a $12m contract to dredge the port of Calabar.

 

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Shiite sect the Islamic Movement in Nigeria plans moving its headquarters to Potiskum in response to harassment

SHIITE movement the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) is planning to relocate its national headquarters to the Yobe State city of Potiskum where it has a lot of followers in response to increased police harassment across the country.

 

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PDP accused government of Gestapo-style harassment of Atiku as his bags are searched at Abuja airport

NIGERIA'S main opposition the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned the recent searching of its presidential candidate Alhaji Atiku Abubakar by security operatives as he landed in Abuja from Dubai yesterday morning.

 

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Orji Kalu faces imminent arrest upon his return to Nigeria as court orders him to report to EFCC

FORMER Abia State governor Dr Orji Kalu faces imminent arrest whenever he sets foot in Nigeria after Justice Mohammed Idris of a the Lagos federal high court revoked his bail following his failure to appear in court for trial as scheduled.

 

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