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Call for Restructuring: ‘Unwarranted and unpatriotic’ —Presidency

Nigeria’s Presidency has on Sunday night described the calls by people from various quarters of the country as unwarranted and unpatriotic. This response was issued in a statement made availabel to the public by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu. The most recent of such calls was the one made by  General Overseer

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‘Lower’ petrol price compared to Saudi makes no sense – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari says Nigeria cannot afford the current “low” pump prices of petrol as revenue and foreign exchange earnings continue to shrink. President Buhari made this known while addressing the country in commemoration of the 60th Independence Anniversary on Thursday. The President added that the combined effect of the drop in oil revenue and the downturn of economic activities

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Security situation is worse under current service chiefs – Borno Elders say

Elders of the North Easters extraction under the name ‘Coalition of North East Elders for Peace and Development’, have complained that the activities of the Boko Haram terrorism are becoming intolerable. While narrating their ordeal in the current security situation in the region and throughout the country, the coalition said none of the excuse tendered by the Service Chiefs are

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Edo Elections: Buhari sends congratulatory message to Obaseki

Following the official declaration of Governor Godwin Obaseki as the governor-elect of Edo State, President Muhammadu Buhari, has on Sunday, congratulated Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, on his victory at the poolls. The incumbent Governor ran on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP), defeated Osagie Ize-Iyamu of Buhari’s All Progressives Congress (APC) at the poll. The President made this

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I want a free election in Edo – Buhari

Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday has stated that he remains committed to ensuring that the governorship election in Edo State is free and fair. He called on stakeholders in the election holding on Saturday to avoid what he called “do-or-die mentality.” His position was made public by in a statement by made available to newsmen by his Senior Special

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Church Goers Ask Pastors To Buy Guns For Them Using Tithes Money, Cleric Claims

A cleric in Kaduna, Apostle Dr Emmanuel Nuhu Kure has said that as a priest, people has begin to be asking him to buy arms for them using offerings and tithes money. Speaking at the grand finale of the prayers and indoor protest sessions by Southern Kaduna Indigenes at ECWA Goodnews Church in Kaduna, he said, the present situation, if

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"Private School Teachers, Artisans, Others, To Receive Palliative Soon'' – Osinbajo

The Vice President of Nigeria, Prof . Yemi Osinbajo, has revealed that the Federal Government was creating a “ payroll support” for private schoolteachers and artisans to cushion the untoward economic effect of the COVID- 19 pandemic on them. Osinbajo said this at the ongoing 60th Annual General Conference of the Nigerian Bar Association when he featured on the “state

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“Private School Teachers, Artisans, Others, To Receive Palliative Soon” – Osinbajo

The Vice President of Nigeria, Prof . Yemi Osinbajo, has revealed that the Federal Government was creating a “ payroll support” for private schoolteachers and artisans to cushion the untoward economic effect of the COVID- 19 pandemic on them. Osinbajo said this at the ongoing 60th Annual General Conference of the Nigerian Bar Association when he featured on the “state

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‘DSS Invited Me For Criticising the FG’ Na’Abba Reveals

Ghali Na’Abba, a former speaker of the House of Representatives, has made public the discussion he had with the Department of State Services (DSS). Mr Na’Abba was invited by the DSS over recent criticism of the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari. He had last week Thursday said the country was becoming a failed state under the president. A day after

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