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Presidency reacts to ‘Zahra Buhari’s’ Facebook post insulting Nigerians

April 23, 2018

The Presidency has reacted to a viral Facebook post purportedly by Zahra Buhari, the President’s daughter. A Faebook page with the name, Zahra Buhari recently featured a post with a picture of President Buhari walking on an airport runway in the snow. The post, which has since gone viral, was published on April 17, and reads: “Children of […]

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You Are Incompetent, Leave For Someone With Capacity – Sheik Gumi To Buhari

April 22, 2018

Prominent Kaduna-based Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ahmed Abubakar Gumi has stated that President Muhammadu Buhari lacks the capacity to lead Nigeria out of its present challenges. Sheik Gumi, who made the assertion during an interview with the New Telegraph, noted that President Buhari administration is doing his best, but the best he can offer is not […]

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NUJ Democracy Dividend Tour Kicks-off In Zamfara

April 20, 2018

The Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, has said its democracy dividend tour of the 36 states of the federation will commence in Zamfara on Friday. A terse statement issued in Abuja by the National Secretary of the Union, Shuaibu Leman, said the media tour was part of the mandate of the NUJ towards monitoring governance […]

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Why we arrested 115 Shiite protesters in Abuja — Police

April 17, 2018

The FCT Police Command said 115 members of Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) were taken into custody following Monday’s protests in Abuja. The Shiites took to the streets in Abuja on Monday morning to demand release of their leader, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, whom the Nigerian government has kept in custody for over two years, without trial […]

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World Bank Won’t Grant Loan To Any State Without Kaduna – El-Rufai

April 16, 2018

Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, Says The World Bank Will Not Grant Loan To Any Nigerian State If His Sate Is Not Included. The Senate Had A Fortnight Ago Rejected The Request Of The Governor To Secure A 350 Million Dollar Loan For Kaduna State. The Lawmakers Rejected The Request On The Premise That […]

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FRSC: 1,000 Unclaimed Driver’s Licenses in Sokoto, Kebbi, Zamfara

April 10, 2018

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has frowned at what it called the non-challant the altitude of some motorists toward the collection of drivers’ license they have applied for. FRSC zonal commandant in charge of Sokoto, Kebbi and Zamfara states, ACM Abayomi Omiyale, stated this, in Sokoto. Speaking during an advocacy visit by leadership of […]

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