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Ex-President Jonathan Urges Nigerians To Stand Firm For Democracy

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has appealed to Nigerians to collectively defend and stand firm for democracy. Jonathan made the call on Thursday in Onitsha at the grand finale campaign of

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Jonathan’s Government Qualifies For Gold Medal In Act Of Corruption, Says Tinubu

All Progressives Congress (APC) leader Senator Bola Tinubu, on Thursday hit the government of President Goodluck Jonathan as one that qualifies for gold medal in the act of corruption. Speaking

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2nd Niger Bridge, Lagos-Ibadan Express Way For House Probe

The House of Representatives has resolved to investigate the nature of contracts and concession arrangements between the Federal Government and private entities on the second Niger bridge and the Lagos-Ibadan

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Senate Promises To Begin Consideration Of 2018 Budget Next Week

Nigerian Senate has assured that the upper chamber would begin the consideration of the general principles of the 2018 budget proposal next week. Making the announcement at the commencement of

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Jonathan Says He Is Not Quarreling With Dickson

Former President Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday doused speculations about a political rift between him and Governor Henry Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State. The former President who disassociated himself from the

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President Buhari Directs Reinstatement Of Obiano’s Security Aides

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the reinstatement of the security aides of Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State. The President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, made

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Senate Directs IGP To Restore Obiano’s Security

By Joel Ayobami, Abuja The Nigerian Senate, in what it regarded as a display of democracy, has directed the Inspector General of police, Ibrahim Idris to immediately restore the security

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Senate Laments State Of Nigerian Libraries, Passes Bill To Amend National Library Act

By Joel Ayobami, Abuja Nigerian Senate has expressed displeasure over the parlous state of Nigerian libraries and consequently passed a Bill to amend the National Library Act. The Bill, which

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Senate Approves FG’s $5.5 Billion Foreign Loan

The Senate on Tuesday approved the request of President Muhammadu Buhari to borrow 5.5 billion dollars foreign loan. The loan is made up of 2.5 billion dollars to fund the

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How FG Hopes To Fund 2018 Budget, By Udoma

Minister for Budget and National Planning, Sen. Udoma Udo Udoma on Tuesday shed light on how the Federal Government hopes to  fund the 2018 budget and said government would use

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