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News Fayose: You’re protected from EFCC once you join APC – Ozekhome mocks Buhari govt

    By Wale Odunsi Human rights activist and lawyer (SAN), Mike Ozekhome, on Tuesday accused the Buhari government of bias in the fight against corruption. He said members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) get state protection from probe. Ozekhome spoke when former governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, submitted himself at Wuse II […]

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Katsina Senatorial bye election: PDP accuses APC of vote katsina-senatorial-bye-election-pdp-accuses-apc-of-vote-buying

                ​ KATSINA – The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Katsina State Chapter has accused the ruling party, All Progressive Congress, APC of vote buying in the Saturday’s bye election into the Katsina North Senatorial district seat. A The State Chairman, Salisu Majigiri made the accusation while speaking with […]

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PDP Reps Keep Vigil At National Assembly ‘To Prevent APC Senators From Impeaching Saraki’

“The aim of their invasion of the senate while senators are on recess is to come and sit illegally when everybody is out on recess is to impeach the Senate President,” Deputy Minority House Leader, Chukwuka Onyema, said. “We also have it on good authority that they are planning to come back this night and […]

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Saraki, Dogara condemn eight lawmakers’plot to impeach Ortom

                                There was a mild drama in Benue State on Monday as eight lawmakers in the state House of Assembly led by the impeached speaker, Terkibir Ikyange, commenced the process to impeach Governor Samuel Ortom. They accused the governor of […]

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U.S. spy agencies: North Korea is working on new missiles

  U.S. spy agencies are seeing signs that North Korea is constructing new missiles at a factory that produced the country’s first intercontinental ballistic missiles capable of reaching the United States, according to officials familiar with the intelligence. Newly obtained evidence, including satellite photos taken in recent weeks, indicates that work is underway on at […]

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It’s Time for the United States and Europe to Face the Politics of Cultural Displacement

                          In the wake of the disastrous G-7 meeting in Quebec, tension-filled NATO summit in Brussels, and widely condemned lovefest between the Russian and U.S. presidents in Helsinki, all in the past few weeks, the popular narrative has focused on the United States […]

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Zimbabwe counts votes after first post-Mugabe election

  Counting began in Zimbabwe on Monday ,July 30, in the first election since the removal of former president Robert Mugabe, a watershed vote that could pull a pariah state back into the international fold and spark an economic revival. The election is a two-horse race between 75-year-old President Emmerson Mnangagwa, a long-time Mugabe ally, […]

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Monster wildfire in California rages on after killing five people

                Some 3,400 firefighters on the ground and in helicopters and airplanes are battling the raging fire after it destroyed hundreds of structures and sent thousands of frantic residents racing from their homes. Two young children and their 70-year-old great-grandmother died in the wildfire that swept into the […]

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Nigeria passports now to have 10 years validity

  The Federal Government led by Muhammadu Buhari has approved the extension of validity of Nigeria’s international passport to 10 years from five years currently. Also with the approval, the Federal Government can now enter bilateral agreement with other countries for 10 years visa. Muhammed Babandede, Comptroller-General Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), said on Thursday that […]