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SDP SUSPENDS DONALD DUKE AND JERRY GANA

The Social Democratic Party (SDP) has suspended its presidential candidates Donald Duke and Jerry Gana. According to the party’s Director of Media and Publicity, Yemi Akinbode, the party suspended the duo over alleged anti-party activities. Mr. Akinbode made this known at a press briefing at the party secretariat in Abuja on Tuesday.

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HOUSE OF REPS APPROVES N30,000 MINIMUM WAGE

The House of Representatives has approved the sum of N30,000 as the new national minimum wage. The approval followed the adoption of the report by the ad hoc committee set up on the New Minimum Wage Bill presented to the National Assembly by President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday. Passing the bill for the third reading on Tuesday, the lawmakers unanimously ...

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OBY EZEKWESILI STEPS DOWN HER PRESIDENTIAL AMBITION

Mrs Obiageli (Oby) Ezekwesili, Presidential candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN), has stepped down her presidential ambition. In a statement published on her campaign website, Mrs Oby stated that she is stepping down to pave the way way for the emergence of a viable coalition to challenge the status quo. Read the statement in full bellow: “Following ...

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NATIONAL COUNCIL OF STATE APPROVES N27,000 MINIMUM WAGE

BREAKING: National Council Of State Approves N27,000 As New Minimum Wage Channels Television Updated January 22, 2019 2.8K45 President Muhammadu Buhari and former heads of state at the National Council of State Meeting on Tuesday… January 22, 2019.   The National Council of State has approved N27,000 as the minimum wage for the country. The council approved the amount at ...

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BREAKING: FUEL SCARCITY AVERTED AS MARKETERS AGREE TO CONTINUE PRODUCT SALE

Minister of Finance, represented by PSF, CBN, DMO & others met & agreed with the Depot and Petroleum Products Marketers Association, Major Oil Marketers Association of Nigeria, Independent Petroleum Marketers, that operations at all depots and sales will continue. Oil marketers have all agreed that operations at all depots and sales will continue unhindered. Members of the general public are ...

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PRESIDENT BUHARI PREACHES UNITY IN ANGLICAN NEWSPAPER OP-ED

IN 1844, the Revd Samuel Ajayi Crowther returned home to Yorubaland (now part of modern-day Nigeria). Twenty years earlier, he had been kidnapped and sold to European slave traders who were bound for the Americas. He was freed by an abolitionist naval patrol, and received by the Church Missionary Society. There, he found his calling. Crowther made his voyage home ...

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PRESIDENT BUHARI VISITS BORNO AFTER BOKO HARAM ATTACK

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, about a week after the bloody clash between Nigerian military personnel and Boko Haram fighters. While in Borno, He is also expected to attend the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Annual Conference holding in Maiduguri on Wednesday, and will declare the event open. The President is also expected to visit ...

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DR. JONATHAN SHOULD STOP PLAYING THE OSTRICH

The Presidency rejects former president, Dr Goodluck Jonathan’s astonishing claim, to the utter surprise of many, that there is more corruption in the country compared to when he left office. This is absolutely untrue. The facts on the ground today run contrary to his outlandish claim. President Muhammadu Buhari, in pursuit of the war against corruption, has set a number ...

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SGF BOSS MUSTAPHA URGES SOUTHEAST TO ENDORSE BUHARI AND GET PRESIDENCY IN 2023

The secretary to the government of the federation, Boss Mustapha has urged the south-east to endorse President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election bid in order to secure the presidency in 2023. Mustapha made this known when he spoke to journalists after the meeting between Buhari and the south-east governors at the presidential villa on Wednesday. When pressed whether Buhari used the opportunity ...

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BREAKING: HOUSE OF REPS APC MEMBERS DEFECT

Four members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the House of Representatives have dumped the party. Speaker Yakubu Dogara, announced their defection during plenary on Tuesday. The lawmakers are: Adedapo Lam-Adesina (Oyo State), Dada Awoleye (Oyo State), Segun Williams (Ogun State) and Lawali Hassan (Zamfara State). Details soon…

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