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Jonathan’s defeat: PDP leaders fight dirty

Following the defeat of President Goodluck Jonathan in the presidential election, the Peoples Democratic Party has been unable to get over the woeful loss,...

Dangote still keen on Arsenal takeover

 African billionaire Aliko Dangote admits that he remains keen on buying Arsenal.The 58-year-old Nigerian, who is worth an estimated £10.3 billion - which makes...

Ogun state: Osoba faces bleak political future

Former governor of Ogun state, Olusegun Osoba has lost his political base in Ogun state as his SDP failed to win any seat both...

Buhari moves against APC godfathers in ministerial nomination

  BY OLUSESAN LAOYE and OKUNADE ADEKUNLE The All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate and President-elect, Major-General Muhammed Buhari, may have finally edged out political godfathers...

Police arrests INEC official in Umuahia

Police on Monday evening arrested an official of the Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) in Umuahia, Mr Nnamdi Nwabuko, for allegedly attempting to smuggle out...

No apology calling for PDP NWC’s sack- Fayose …says only N30 million got to...

Ekiti State Governor has insisted that his call for the dissolution of the Alhaji Adamu Mu'azu-led National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic...

We’re leaving Abia better than we met it- Orji

 BY PETER OKORE, Umuahia With barely three weeks to the end of the present administration in Nigeria, Abia state governor Chief Theodore Orji says he...

How Obanikoro, Ogunlewe’s sons lost Assembly poll

 Babajide Obanikoro and Moyosore Ogunlewe failed in their bid to win election into Lagos state House of Assembly. The reason being that their fathers’...

Issues in the presidential election

Stakeholders speak on the conduct of the Presidential election and their expectations from the new government. OKUNADE ADEKUNLE reportsThe presidential election has come and...
Awomamma massacre: DSS claims murdered Imo youths are ESN members

BREAKING: DSS gives NNPC, oil marketers 48 hours end fuel scarcity

The Department of State Services (DSS) has given the Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPC) Limited and oil marketers a 48-hour ultimatum to make...