Why Ramaphosa’s Moment of Hope Is Built On a Fragile Foundation

[The Conversation Africa] Coming after the extended period of uncertainty in South Africa resulting from Jacob Zuma’s reluctance to resign, Cyril Ramaphosa’s first state of the nation speech restored dignity and decorum to parliament, and pressed all t…

[The Conversation Africa] Coming after the extended period of uncertainty in South Africa resulting from Jacob Zuma's reluctance to resign, Cyril Ramaphosa's first state of the nation speech restored dignity and decorum to parliament, and pressed all the right buttons.

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INEC Planning to Rig 2019 Polls – PDP

[Vanguard] The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has again called to question the competence of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to credibly deliver on the 2019 general elections as an unbiased and impartial umpire.

[Vanguard] The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has again called to question the competence of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to credibly deliver on the 2019 general elections as an unbiased and impartial umpire.

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Akure Airport – When Cows, Airlines Compete for Space On Runway

[Vanguard] That cows took over the runway of the Akure airport last Saturday and delayed an aircraft from landing is not news to many travellers using the airport. It has become a recurring decimal that cows compete for space on the runway as airlines …

[Vanguard] That cows took over the runway of the Akure airport last Saturday and delayed an aircraft from landing is not news to many travellers using the airport. It has become a recurring decimal that cows compete for space on the runway as airlines have to wait endlessly to land on many occasions.

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Military Giving Cover to Herdsmen to Take Over Our Land – Benue Leaders

[Vanguard] Barely 48 hours after the deployment of military to Benue State to check bloody herdsmen incursions, ethnic leaders of the state have expressed displeasure and apprehension over their activities, alleging that the exercise was aimed at provi…

[Vanguard] Barely 48 hours after the deployment of military to Benue State to check bloody herdsmen incursions, ethnic leaders of the state have expressed displeasure and apprehension over their activities, alleging that the exercise was aimed at providing cover for armed herdsmen to take over Benue land.

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2nd Term – If Buhari Continues Nigeria Will Be Better for It – Okorocha

[Vanguard] The Chairman of the APC Governors’ Forum, Rochas Okorocha of Imo, said President Muhammadu Buhari would soon address the nation on whether he will seek re-election in 2019 and that if he continues Nigeria will be better for it.

[Vanguard] The Chairman of the APC Governors' Forum, Rochas Okorocha of Imo, said President Muhammadu Buhari would soon address the nation on whether he will seek re-election in 2019 and that if he continues Nigeria will be better for it.

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#BBNaija – I Disgraced My Mother, Fans, Cries Out Kbrule

[Vanguard] Big Brother Naija 2018 ex-housemate, Kbrule, who was disqualified alongside Khloe on the show last Sunday, has revealed that he cannot date Khloe. He also said that he’s sad to have disgraced his mother and his fans.

[Vanguard] Big Brother Naija 2018 ex-housemate, Kbrule, who was disqualified alongside Khloe on the show last Sunday, has revealed that he cannot date Khloe. He also said that he's sad to have disgraced his mother and his fans.

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$2.1bn Arms Cash – Ihejirika to Be Grilled in Lagos After Abuja Interrogation By EFCC

[Vanguard] After being interrogated by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, in Abuja for two days, the former Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Azubuike Ihejirika (retd), is to face another panel of the anti-graft agency in …

[Vanguard] After being interrogated by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, in Abuja for two days, the former Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Azubuike Ihejirika (retd), is to face another panel of the anti-graft agency in Lagos.

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