Buhari in the South East

[Leadership] President Muhammadu Buhari has just concluded a two-day trip to the South East. He may have been on his way to Anambra State to participate in the last stretch of the political campaign for the gubernatorial election that held yesterday. B…

[Leadership] President Muhammadu Buhari has just concluded a two-day trip to the South East. He may have been on his way to Anambra State to participate in the last stretch of the political campaign for the gubernatorial election that held yesterday. Beyond the political hue to that long awaited visit to the geopolitical zone and regardless of the reason for the mission, it is pertinent to note that the significance of the stop overs in Enugu, the regional capital, and Ebonyi State are not lost to political observers,

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No Inter Service Rivalry Among Security Agencies – Defence Headquarters

[Leadership] Abuja -The Nigeria Military high command has said there is no inter service rivalry amongst the military, para-military and other security agencies in the country

[Leadership] Abuja -The Nigeria Military high command has said there is no inter service rivalry amongst the military, para-military and other security agencies in the country

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Police to Deploy Gunboats, Personnel to Combat Piracy on Bayelsa Waterways

[Leadership] Yenagoa -A total number of 16 gun boats and 6,000 armed police personnel are expected to be deployed along the waterways and creeks of Bayelsa state to tackle rising sea piracy and criminal activities in the state.The Bayelsa State Commiss…

[Leadership] Yenagoa -A total number of 16 gun boats and 6,000 armed police personnel are expected to be deployed along the waterways and creeks of Bayelsa state to tackle rising sea piracy and criminal activities in the state.The Bayelsa State Commissioner of Police, Asuquo Amba, who made this known during a call on him by the members of the state chapter of the Civil Liberties Organisation, CLO, led by the chairman, Chief Alabo Nengi James, in the state.

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‎#AnambraDecides2017 – Ipob Attributes Low Turn Out to Boycott Order

[Premium Times] The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has commended the people of Anambra State for supposedly heeding it’s call to boycott today’s governorship election in the state.

[Premium Times] The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has commended the people of Anambra State for supposedly heeding it's call to boycott today's governorship election in the state.

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Anambra Election – Obiano ‘Breaches’ Electoral Law, Addresses Voters At Polling Centre

[Premium Times] Incumbent Governor of Anambra State, Willie Obiano, came under attacks Saturday after addressing his supporters at a polling unit, with activists accusing him of violating the Electoral Act.

[Premium Times] Incumbent Governor of Anambra State, Willie Obiano, came under attacks Saturday after addressing his supporters at a polling unit, with activists accusing him of violating the Electoral Act.

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Thousands Mass Into Harare Against Mugabe

[New Zimbabwe] BLACKS, whites, the old and the young have all came together in Harare this Saturday morning braving the chill weather and speaking one language – President Robert Mugabe must go.

[New Zimbabwe] BLACKS, whites, the old and the young have all came together in Harare this Saturday morning braving the chill weather and speaking one language - President Robert Mugabe must go.

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Anambra Election – Drama As Corps Members Demand Feeding Allowance Before Work

[Premium Times] The corps members insisted that they would not depart for the day’s job if their feeding allowances were not paid. Nkpor RAC, Idemili North LGA

[Premium Times] The corps members insisted that they would not depart for the day's job if their feeding allowances were not paid. Nkpor RAC, Idemili North LGA

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Six Killed in Maiduguri Suicide Attacks – Police

[Premium Times] Police in Borno State said at least six person, including four suicide bombers, died during an apparently coordinated suicide attacks by Boko Haram insurgents in Maiduguri on Saturday.

[Premium Times] Police in Borno State said at least six person, including four suicide bombers, died during an apparently coordinated suicide attacks by Boko Haram insurgents in Maiduguri on Saturday.

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