Bauchi Deputy Governor’s Resignation

[Daily Trust] The sudden resignation of Engineer Nuhu Gidado as Deputy Governor of Bauchi State on May 24 caused surprise and shock in the political world and was a sign that things were not well in the state. It was also a culmination of the acrimony …

[Daily Trust] The sudden resignation of Engineer Nuhu Gidado as Deputy Governor of Bauchi State on May 24 caused surprise and shock in the political world and was a sign that things were not well in the state. It was also a culmination of the acrimony in Bauchi politics, especially within the ruling All Peoples Congress, APC. This is the second time in less than a decade that the state would lose its deputy governor mid-term. Recall that back in 2009, the state's deputy governor Alhaji Garba Gadi [now late] was impeache

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Fayemi Shooting – APC Rejects Police Explanation

[Premium Times] The Ekiti State chapter of the All Progressives Congress on Saturday dismissed the claims by the police that the Friday shooting of five of its members at the rally organised for its governorship candidate, Kayode Fayemi, in Ado Ekiti, …

[Premium Times] The Ekiti State chapter of the All Progressives Congress on Saturday dismissed the claims by the police that the Friday shooting of five of its members at the rally organised for its governorship candidate, Kayode Fayemi, in Ado Ekiti, was accidental discharge.

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England Down Super Eagles in Friendly

[Daily Trust] Goals from Chelsea’s Gary Cahill and Tottenham hit man Harry Kane saw England to victory against Nigeria in a World Cup warm-up match Saturday evening.

[Daily Trust] Goals from Chelsea's Gary Cahill and Tottenham hit man Harry Kane saw England to victory against Nigeria in a World Cup warm-up match Saturday evening.

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APC Power-Play Continues As National Convention Committee Secretary Resigns

[This Day] Abuja -The All Progressives Congress (APC) continued to stew in crisis as the secretary of its National Convention Organising Committee, Senator Benjamin Uwajimogu, resigned saturday morning, following deepening intrigues occasioned by the b…

[This Day] Abuja -The All Progressives Congress (APC) continued to stew in crisis as the secretary of its National Convention Organising Committee, Senator Benjamin Uwajimogu, resigned saturday morning, following deepening intrigues occasioned by the battle for the soul of the ruling party. The resignation comes barely three weeks to the convention, where new leaders of the party would be elected, and two days to the repeat fire-fighting meeting between the Presidency and the new Peoples Democratic Party (nPDP), one of the

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Police Arrest Politician Fingered in Shooting At Ekiti APC Rally

[This Day] Ekiti -The Ekiti State Police Command has arrested a politician (names withheld) who brought the policeman that fired the shot at the rally organised by All Progressives Congress (APC) for Dr. Kayode Fayemi on Friday.

[This Day] Ekiti -The Ekiti State Police Command has arrested a politician (names withheld) who brought the policeman that fired the shot at the rally organised by All Progressives Congress (APC) for Dr. Kayode Fayemi on Friday.

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Eagles Lack Quality Going to Russia, Says Eguavoen

[Guardian] Former Super Eagles coach, Augustine Eguavoen, has stated that the team assembled by Coach Gernot Rohr is deficient for the World Cup, slated to start on June 14, in Russia.

[Guardian] Former Super Eagles coach, Augustine Eguavoen, has stated that the team assembled by Coach Gernot Rohr is deficient for the World Cup, slated to start on June 14, in Russia.

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Who Said Big Mummies Can’t Be Sexy?

[Zimbabwe Standard] Bulawayo socialite and radio personality Patience Phiri, popularly known as Pat, says being a mother should not prevent women from expressing their feelings.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Bulawayo socialite and radio personality Patience Phiri, popularly known as Pat, says being a mother should not prevent women from expressing their feelings.

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