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Allocate more funds to the states – Atiku (So the governors can steal more)

       Former Vice-President, Abubakar Atiku | credits: theeagleonline.com.ng A  former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar has called for a delegation of power from the federal to the state governments. He said the high concentration of power at the federal level was responsible for the bureaucracy in government. He stated this on Friday in Abuja during an […]

Ekiti 2014: I’m ready for you, Fayemi tells opposition

From Charles Adegbite, Ado-Ekiti Ekiti State Governor,  Kayode Fayemi, has declared his readiness for opposition from those eyeing his governorship job, including member of his All Progressives Congress (APC) party, saying he has no grudge against them. Fayemi, while responding to questions from members of the public at the weekend during the August edition of […]

Delegate storms PDP convention with dagger

From ROMANUS UGWU, Abuja But for the prompt intervention of  security operatives, a middle-aged man, Ishiaku Abdullahi would have unleashed terror on the delegates and other participants at the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Convention when he stormed Eagle Square Abuja, venue of the event, with dagger, yesterday. Ishiaku, who introduced himself as a staffer […]

PDP cracks open

… As 4 govs from North, South set to join Amaechi, others • Jonathan won’t lose any sleep – Clark From TAIWO AMODU, AbujaThe implosion of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), which reached fever pitch last Saturday, when seven governors, led other members of the party to hold a parallel convention in Abuja, has worsened, […]

FG to unleash EFCC on rebel govs

As PDP moves to wield big stick against splinter group From FRED ITUA, Abuja and DESMOND MGBOH, KanoTwenty-four hours after the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) held its mini national convention which produced a splinter group, the Federal Government is set to punish the arrowheads. These are the seven governors who led other chieftains of the […]

Picture: Casket seller ‘kidnaps’ self, demands N2m ranson from brothers

  By Tony Edike ENUGU — Kidnapping for ransom which has remained the quickest means of making money among criminals within the South-East zone has taken a new dimension as some dubious people now hide under the evil practice to dupe their wealthy relations. One Samuel Ani, a casket (coffin) dealer from Ugwuaji community in […]

Ngige wins Anambra APC primaries

  BY VINCENT UJUMADU AWKA- RESULT of the governorship primaries of the All Progressives Congress, APC, conducted in all the 326 wards in Anambra State Monday for the selection of the party’s candidate for the November 16 election has been announced. Dr Chris Nwabueze Ngige Senator Chris Ngige scored 53255 votes to defeat Chief Godwin […]

Peter Odemwingie ready for fresh start at Cardiff City

      2 September 2013 Last updated at 19:09 GMT Peter Odemwingie ready for fresh start at Cardiff City By Oluwashina Okeleji BBC Sport, Lagos Peter Odemwingie says he is ready for a fresh start in the Premier League, after the striker joined Cardiff City from West Bromwich Albion in a £2.25m deal. The […]

Mandela spends first night at home after months of hospitalization

People have been leaving messages for Nelson Mandela outside his home Continue reading the main story Nelson Mandela has spent his first night in almost three months at his home in Johannesburg after being discharged from hospital in Pretoria. The former South African president, 95, was admitted in early June for a recurring lung infection. […]

Starved of funds, our diplomats abroad did odd jobs to survive – Ambassador Suleiman

*Ambassador Suleiman advertisement               By Victoria Ojeme and Faith Gora Ambassador Dahiru Suleiman is a retired diplomat. In this interview, he takes us through the world of diplomacy as it applies to Nigeria, mentioning where the country is getting it wrong and how the lapses can be corrected. What […]

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