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4 arrested over plan to stone Jonathan in Zamfara

FOUR members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Zamfara State have been arrested in connection with the alleged plan to stone President Goodluck Jonathan and Vice-President Namadi Sambo during their campaign visit to the state on Monday, last week. Investigations carried out by the Nigerian Tribune showed that a tailor was given a contract […]

PDP’s 12-year rule, a complete waste – Ribadu

The Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) presidential candidate, Mallam Nuhu Ribadu, has described the 12-year administration of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the country as a complete waste. Speaking during a rally held at the Katsina polo ground, at the weekend, Ribadu said the ruling party had failed to address the basic problems […]

Okonjo-Iweala blasts corrupt leaders

Managing Director of the World Bank, Mrs. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has taken a swipe at corrupt public office holders, whom, she said, have become bad influences on the youths. Besides, the former minister of finance traced the spate of unrests in the country to the neglect of the youths. Okonjo-Iweala, who spoke at the weekend, shortly […]

3 killed, 7 injured as gunmen strike in Lagos

Three persons were at the weekend shot dead while seven others suffered gunshot wounds, when gunmen opened fire on them in Somolu area of Lagos. The motive of the killers is not yet known, but the police are working on the theory that the killings may have been politically motivated. The killed and injured were […]

April polls: INEC adopts modified open secret ballot

Twenty-five days to the first in the series of the general elections, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has settled for the Modified Open Ballot System (MOBS) for the conduct of the April polls. This is one of the high points of decisions taken during a meeting of the hierarchy of the commission with the […]

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