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2019: Liberate yourselves from fascism, PDP urges Nigerians

The Peoples Democratic Party has said that Nigeria has become a fascist state under President Muhammadu Buhari. It called on Nigerians to defend themselves from fascism. The party’s National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, said this during a media briefing in Abuja on Tuesday. Ologbondiyan alleged that Nigerians were daily becoming …

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The new Police IG, Adamu, salutes the President as his immediate predecessor, Ibrahim Idris, watches. Twitter image

I’ll address socio-political challenges, new IGP Adamu assures Buhari

President Buhari Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday decorated the new Acting Inspector-General of Police, Mohammad Adamu, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Speaking to State House correspondents after his decoration by the President, Adamu thanked Buhari for considering him worthy to be the next Inspector-General of Police. He pledged to tackle the …

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Obi to Nigerians: Hold your leaders accountable

The Vice Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr Peter Obi, has called on Nigerians to hold their leaders to account. Obi gave this advice on Sunday at the Latter Rain Assembly, Lagos, after the church’s Serving Overseer, Pastor Tunde Bakare, had delivered his sermon. The PDP vice presidential …

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Buratai: How we spent funds for military operations

The Chief of Army Staff of Nigeria, Lt. General Tukur Yusuf Buratai has responded to the joint Freedom of Information request by the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, the Enough is Enough and the BudgIT requesting him to provide information on spending on military operations across the country, particularly in …

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Buhari: APC’ll continue to tackle insecurity, corruption

President Muhammadu Buhari has promised to continue tackling challenges facing the country through his second term in office if elected. The president reiterated the pledge while addressing supporters at the All Progressives Congress (APC) campaign flag off in Bauchi on Saturday. According to the President, they made the same promise …

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Buhari govt, worst ever – Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, on Saturday described the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari as the worst Federal Government ever in the country’s history. Wike, who spoke during a mobilisation meeting at Unit 7, Ward 9 of Obio/Akpor Local Government Area, said Nigerians had suffered beyond measure under the Buhari …

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Saraki: 50 million-litre daily fuel consumption, a fraud

The President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, has alleged a massive fraud in the nation’s oil sector under the President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration. He alleged that the Federal Government’s claims of paying subsidy on the 50 million litre of fuel being consumed by Nigerians daily were a big fraud. Saraki, …

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Northeast would’ve been worse without Buhari, says Okorocha

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo state has said that the security situation in the nation’s northeast would have been worse had President Muhammadu Buhari not intervened the way he did. He said that it is for this and other achievements of the president that Nigerians should eulogise him now that …

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Buhari: Why I don’t believe in State Police

President Muhammadu Buhari has said even though state Police is a good initiative, he does not want to be a part of it. “It may be more efficient, which was why I congratulated the governor of Lagos State (Akinwunmi Ambode) when he started the Lagos State Neighbourhood Corps. It’s a …

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