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Work For Zamfara People, Obi Urges Governor-elect

Work For Zamfara People, Obi Urges Governor-elect

Mr Peter Obi, the Vice Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the February election, has urged the Zamfara Governor-elect, Dr Bello Matawalle to work for the people. Obi gave the advice in a statement issued by his [...]

May 26, 2019 Government and politics
Fulani Radio To Educate Herdsmen, Fishermen, Farmers, Hunters — NBC

Fulani Radio To Educate Herdsmen, Fishermen, Farmers, Hunters — NBC

The National Broadcasting Commission has said the proposed Fulani radio station will broadcast “purely educational,” programmes designed to cater for the interest of itinerant fishermen, herders, hunters and farmers. It also called on all broadcasting stations to exercise restraint in [...]

May 26, 2019 Government and politics
Kaduna Guber

Kaduna Guber: Court Rules On Vote Recount Next Week

Kaduna Guber: The Kaduna State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal has adjourned to Tuesday, May 27, for ruling on the motion for a recount of ballot papers brought before it by the governorship candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji [...]

May 26, 2019 Government and politics
EFCC Probes Syndicate Fleecing Vips Over Buhari’s Cabinet

EFCC Probes Syndicate Fleecing Vips Over Buhari’s Cabinet

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has instituted a probe into the activities of a syndicate ripping Nigerians off under the guise of safeguarding their nomination for President Muhammadu Buhari’s next cabinet. SUNDAY PUNCH learnt in Abuja on Saturday [...]

May 26, 2019 Government and politics
Jonathan, Dickson In Cold War Over Balyesa PDP Guber Ticket

Jonathan, Dickson In Cold War Over Balyesa PDP Guber Ticket

Balyesa PDP Guber Ticket: Former President Goodluck Jonathan and Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State are locked in a struggle to patch up their alleged strained relationship ahead of the November 16, 2019 governorship election in the State. Each of [...]

May 26, 2019 Government and politics
Shiite Youths Insult Buhari

Shiite Youths Insult Buhari: “You Are A Fool And A Criminal”

There was mild panic yesterday at the National mosque, Abuja where Shiite youths insult Buhari, as he observed his Juma’at prayers as part of activities lined up for his inauguration ceremony. The Juma’at prayers started around 2pm and ended almost [...]

May 26, 2019 Government and politics
Full List Of PDP Candidates To Get INEC Certificates After Apc’s Loss

Zamfara: Full List Of PDP Candidates To Get INEC Certificates After Apc’s Loss

Following the Supreme Court’s ruling and Saturday’s declaration by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), candidates of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), who contested in the 2019 general elections will get their Certificates of Return next week. The development means [...]

May 26, 2019 Government and politics
PDP’s Victory In Zamfara

PDP’s Victory In Zamfara May Alter Calculations Ahead NASS Elections

ABUJA – The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC has formally declared Peoples Democratic Party – PDP’s Victory In Zamfara Bello Mohammed Matawalle, his deputy, Mahdi Aliyu Gusau as the duly elected governor and deputy governor of Zamfara State. Aside the [...]

May 26, 2019 Government and politics
Fulani Herdsmen

Fulani Herdsmen Storm Akoko Palace, Threaten To Strangle Monarch

Suspected Fulani herdsmen, numbering at least nine, have attacked the palace of Onigedegede of Gedegede in Akoko North-West Local Government Area of Ondo State, threatening to kill the monarch, Oba Walidu Sanni. The monarch said the suspected herdsmen stormed his [...]

May 26, 2019 Government and politics