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Income boom for onion farmers in Sokoto

ONION

The bumper harvest of onion recorded in Sokoto this year is translating into an income boom for its farmers in the state. Many of the farmers, who were interviewed, could not hide their happiness over what one of them described as a rewarding development. “This year‘s harvest is favourable and …

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Nigerians will must prevail in 2019 – Buhari

President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari says that the will of the people must always drive the democratic architecture of the country. He made this known in Abuja on Thursday at the opening of a two-day Election Security Management Workshop, organised by the Office of the National Security Adviser. The President, therefore, promised to …

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N/Assembly invasion: Group offers $10,000 bounty on principal actors

NASS INVASION

A civil rights organisation, Egalitarian Mission for Africa, has offered $10,000 (about N3.5m) bounty for credible information on the identity of the principal actors behind the recent siege to the National Assembly. The EMA also charged the Federal Government to ensure that all those found culpable in the siege were …

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2019: Defections Can’t Halt Buhari’s Victory – Campaign Organisation

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The Muhammadu Buhari Presidential Campaign Organisation has said recent defections from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will not affect the president’s re-election bid. The organisation said in a statement Sunday by its Director of Strategic Communications, Mr. Festus Keyamo (SAN), that Buhari won …

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R-APC to INEC: Dissolve Oshiomhole-led APC leadership

APC

The splinter group that recently announced its formation within the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has asked the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to disband the Comrade Adams Oshiomhole-led National Executive Committee (NEC) of the party. In a letter to the INEC Chairman Professor Mahmood Yakubu, the Reformed-APC, led by …

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Fayose accused of punishing workers with failure to pay salaries

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A member of the House of Representatives, Stephen Olemija, has criticized the Ekiti State-led Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) government for allegedly punishing the civil servants and pensioners in the state with failure to pay salaries and pensioners’ entitlements. The lawmaker also said the Fovernor Ayodele Fayose-led government is punishing the …

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Plateau killings: I have no link, says Tambuwal

Aminu

Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State has called on Nigerians to ignore a “satanic video” linking him to the killings of over 200 persons in some villages of Barkin Ladi local government area of Plateau State. Tambuwal who was on a condolence visit to the Government and people of …

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