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December 18, 2017

Politics

President Buhari will be 75 on Sunday

President Muhammadu Buhari clocks 75 on Sunday. He was born on December 17, 1942 in Daura, Katsina State. If President Buhari contests the 2019 presidential election and wins, he will be the oldest president Nigeria has ever had at 77 years. This means he will rule the country till he is 81. Already, his successes

‘I don’t run family government ‘ – Governor Okorocha

Imo State governor, Rochas Okorocha, has said that he does not run family government as alleged by some elites in the state. He said that those behind the allegation have missed the point. According to him, “more than 4,000 children had gone to University through Rochas Foundation and more than 15,000 of such children are

FIFA threatens to ban Spain from 2018 World Cup

The governing body of world football confirmed on Friday that it has written to the Spanish federation (RFEF) warning they could be suspended form the 2018 World Cup because of political interference. Earlier in the day Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said Spain had received “no such letter from FIFA.” The issue centres on the RFEF

Why Atiku will not be president

Atiku is a founding father of the PDP, the ACN and the APC. The promiscuity is legendary. If he wasn’t rich enough to dole his way to the heart of things every time he has had to move in with one of his ‘offsprings’, he would quite easily have been the most hated politician in

Senate Legalises Card Reader, Sets Fees For Aspirants

The Electoral Act No. 6, 2010 Amendment Bill 2017 passed recently by the senate makes it mandatory for use of card reader and banned manual accreditation, when it becomes a law. According to the amendment, House of Representatives aspirants are now to pay N1,000,000 and those for State Assembly will pay N500,000. The law stated

IPOB reacts to Ohanaeze’s position on another civil war

The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, on Friday reacted to a statement credited to the President-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, John Nwodo that he is prepared to sabotage any attempt to cause war in Igboland in the name of agitation for Biafra.   IPOB said the Ohanaeze President General, “demonstrated the highest level of cowardice” for

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