Buhari Writes From London, Says Sule’s Death a Heavy Loss

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a personal letter of condolence to the Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, in which he expressed profound shock over the death of elder statesman, Alhaji (Dr) Yusuf Maitama Sule.

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a personal letter of condolence to the Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, in which he expressed profound shock over the death of elder statesman, Alhaji (Dr) Yusuf Maitama Sule.

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11 Political Parties to Battle for Osun West Senatorial Seat

[Vanguard] About 11 political parties are set to engage in a fierce battle for the lucrative position of the Late Senator Isiaka Adeleke of blessed memory. The Osun West senatorial seat became vacant after the sudden death of the occupier, Late Senator…

[Vanguard] About 11 political parties are set to engage in a fierce battle for the lucrative position of the Late Senator Isiaka Adeleke of blessed memory. The Osun West senatorial seat became vacant after the sudden death of the occupier, Late Senator Isiaka Adeleke in April.

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Mugabe Hands Over U.S.$1 Million Donation to AU From Cattle Sales

[News24Wire] President Robert Mugabe on Monday handed over a cheque for $1 million to the African Union, after he and his supporters sold hundreds of cattle in support of the continental body.

[News24Wire] President Robert Mugabe on Monday handed over a cheque for $1 million to the African Union, after he and his supporters sold hundreds of cattle in support of the continental body.

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Aisha Buhari’s Hurried Trip to London Confirms President Is On Life-Support – Fayose

[Vanguard] Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has said that the hurried trip to London by First Lady, Mrs Aisha Buhari was a confirmation that President Muhammadu Buhari’s health had deteriorated, saying that “It is six days since I addressed the …

[Vanguard] Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has said that the hurried trip to London by First Lady, Mrs Aisha Buhari was a confirmation that President Muhammadu Buhari's health had deteriorated, saying that "It is six days since I addressed the press and today, I still insist that the President is indeed on life-support."

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Yobe Senator Caught in Sex Scandal

[Premium Times] A Nigerian senator has owned up to a scandalous video that showed him dressing up in the presence of two women in a room, presumably after sex.

[Premium Times] A Nigerian senator has owned up to a scandalous video that showed him dressing up in the presence of two women in a room, presumably after sex.

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Full List – Navy Releases List of Successful Candidates for Direct Short Service

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Navy on Monday released the list of names of successful candidates for its Direct Short Service Commission (DSSC) Course 24 Selection Exercise.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Navy on Monday released the list of names of successful candidates for its Direct Short Service Commission (DSSC) Course 24 Selection Exercise.

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Five Critical Dates That Will Determine Dino Melaye’s Fate As Senator

[Premium Times] The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Monday released the much-anticipated timetable for the recall exercise of Dino Melaye, a senator from Kogi State.

[Premium Times] The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, on Monday released the much-anticipated timetable for the recall exercise of Dino Melaye, a senator from Kogi State.

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Opposition Asks Court to Dismiss President Zuma’s Corruption Appeal

[News24Wire] The Democratic Alliance has filed papers asking the Supreme Court of Appeal to dismiss President Jacob Zuma and the National Prosecuting Authority’s requests for leave to appeal a High Court ruling that Zuma’s corruption charges be reinsta…

[News24Wire] The Democratic Alliance has filed papers asking the Supreme Court of Appeal to dismiss President Jacob Zuma and the National Prosecuting Authority's requests for leave to appeal a High Court ruling that Zuma's corruption charges be reinstated.

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We Shouldn’t Focus on the Colour Of Monopoly Capital – ANC’s Mthethwa

[News24Wire] South Africans should focus less on the colour of monopoly capital and rather focus on contesting monopoly capital in all its forms, the ANC NEC member Nathi Mthethwa said on Monday.

[News24Wire] South Africans should focus less on the colour of monopoly capital and rather focus on contesting monopoly capital in all its forms, the ANC NEC member Nathi Mthethwa said on Monday.

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