Category: Politics

Osinbajo: I Have Not Resigned

Professor Yemi Osinbajo has denied rumours suggesting that he had resigned his post as Vice President of Nigeria. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo took to social media to debunk the speculations, describing them as ‘Fake News’. He said, “Misleading/FAKE news is on the rise especially in this season when Nigerians will make a choice about who will […]

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Minimum wage: Reps pass new minimum wage bill for second reading

Members of the House of Representatives on Thursday passed the new National Minimum Wage bill for a second reading, shortly after President Muhammadu Buhari transmitted the draft legislation to the lawmakers. The president’s letter, read to the lawmakers by the speaker, Yakubu Dogara, urged the amendment of the National Minimum Wage Amendment Act 2011 to […]

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I never said Buhari was cloned – Nnamdi Kanu replies FG

Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, has told the Federal Government that he never said President Muhammadu Buhari was cloned. He said his message to the world has always been that President Muhammadu Buhari was ‘dead’ and was replaced by another individual, Jubril Aminu Al-Sudani, as a double. Kanu made the […]

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EFCC: N5bn properties traced to ex-Plateau Governor Jang

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has traced properties worth N5 billion to former Plateau State Governor, Jonah Jang, who is currently standing trial for graft. The properties are located at No. 8 and 9 Gobarau Road Unguwan Rimi GRA Kaduna State. Preliminary investigations according to a statement signed by Tony Orilade, acting head, […]

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Jimi Agbaje Picks First Bank Director As Running Mate

The Peoples Democratic Party’s governorship candidate in Lagos State, Mr. Jimi Agbaje, has announced a lawyer, Mrs. Haleemat Busari, as his running mate. The law graduate from the University of Lagos is a Director on the board of several blue-chip companies. Mrs. Haleemat Busari was a director in Zain Nigeria Ltd (now Airtel Nigeria, a […]

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Aisha Buhari says is Nigeria now enjoying improved governance.

Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Buhari, says Nigeria is now enjoying improved governance under President Muhammadu Buhari. She, however, said artistes should partly take credit for the feat because of their support for the President and his administration. According to a statement by her spokesman, Suleiman Haruna, the President’s wife spoke during the presentation […]

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Police arrest 93 suspects over Kaduna crisis

Police arrest 93 suspects over Kaduna crisis THE Nigeria Police yesterday said no fewer than 93 suspects were arrested over the latest ethno-religious crisis that engulfed Kasuwar Magani town and other parts of Kaduna South Senatorial zone of Kaduna State claiming the lives of 55 persons besides destruction of property worth several millions of naira. […]

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Buhari And I Can Never Deceive Nigerians – Osinbajo

Buhari And I Can Never Deceive Nigerians – Osinbajo The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has said that himself and President Muhammadu Buhari can never deceive Nigerians. He said the Buhari-led administration is concerned about the plight of the ordinary Nigerians and would continue to carry out programmes that would improve their lives. In a statement […]

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