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Nigerians urged to reject govs going to retire at Senate


The United Progressives Party candidate in Imo West Senatorial District, Precious Nwadike, has urged Nigerians to reject out-going governors who want to go and retire at the Senate. He said this while speaking with journalists in an interview in Owerri, the Imo State capital. Nwadike said no fewer than 95 …

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Income boom for onion farmers in Sokoto


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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‘I won’t stop Nwosu, others from leaving APC’


Governor Rochas Okorocha Imo State on Tuesday gave a hint that his former Chief of Staff, Uche Nwosu, who is also a governorship contender, and all those aggrieved aspirants in the aftermath of the All Progressives Congress (APC) primary election, might quit APC to another party to realize their ambitions, saying …

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Atiku group tasks Nigerian youths on peaceful polls in 2019


National Publicity Secretary and Head of Research and Development of Atikulation, one of the support groups of the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, Chidiebere Ernest Onuoha, has called on Nigerian youths to resist any temptation by unscrupulous politicians to use them as thugs during …

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Okorocha: Igbo don’t know how to honour their own


 Imo state Governor, Rochas Okorocha has said that the Igbo alone cannot produce a president of Igbo extraction, adding that the Igbo would need the rest of Nigerians to be able to have a president of Igbo origin. Okorocha spoke while fielding questions from journalists on Sunday at the Government House, …

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Customs intercepts container load of military uniforms — PRO

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Public Relations Officer, Nigeria Customs Service, Mr. Joseph Attah, said the Service seized a container load of military uniforms and other items on Friday along Aba-Port Harcourt road. Attah, who said this in a statement on Friday in Abuja, noted that examination of the container was conducted in the presence …

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2019: PDP female presidential aspirant unfolds agenda


A presidential aspirant on the platform of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Dr. Adeline Iwuagwu-Emihe, has raised a 10-point transformational and developmental agenda she will vigorously pursue if given the presidential mandate. Iwuagwu-Emihe, who is an American-trained political administrator, revealed this in a statement made available to journalists yesterday in Owerri, …

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