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Biafra: Of May 30 And 2019

It's only fair to share...AGITATORS for Biafra have all of a sudden, become a potent political force that can change the political architecture of Eastern Nigeria if they mean to in 2019. The current defection gale of Igbo political elite from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Congress (APC), a coalition of some strange bed fellows, is ...

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Lokoja: 5 shot dead during Dino Melaye’s protest against Kogi governor [LOOK]

It's only fair to share...I just escaped another assassination – Senator Dino Melaye No fewer than five persons were shot at the Kogi State polytechnic gate, Lokoja where Senator Dino Melaye was holding a protest against the state government. The protest which started around 11am turned bloody when gunmen yet to be identified invaded the venue of protest. Senator Dino ...

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Wike Talks Tough on Oil, Paris Club Deal

It's only fair to share...By Akanimo Sampson | Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State, on Monday, spoke tough on the protection of oil facilities in his state, saying Rivers will no longer be a safe haven for those vandalising such facilities.   The governor also said that the Federal Ministry of Finance was economical with the truth on what was ...

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Osinbajo signs Nigeria’s N7.44 trillion budget into law

It's only fair to share...First time in recent years an acting president would sign the budget into law Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has signed the 2017 appropriation bill into law. Mr. Osinbajo signed the budget at about 4:40 p.m. on Monday inside his conference room in the presence of the Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, Abba Kyari; Senate ...

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Rep Suleiman supports terrorization of Igbos, attacks El-rufai for ordering arrest of Arewa youths [READ]

It's only fair to share... El-Rufai  played to the gallery, I condemn him for issuing arrest warrant against northern youths – Rep Aminu Suleiman A member of the House of Representatives from Kano State has supported the call by the Coalition of Northern Youths that all the Igbo should vacate northern Nigeria before October.   Rep Aminu Suleiman, who chairs the House Committee ...

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Turkey hit by 6.3 Magnitude earthquake!

It's only fair to share...Seismic shock strikes western coast and large Greek island   A strong earthquake with a magnitude of 6.3 has struck near the coast of western Turkey and the Greek island of Lesbos, a European earthquake monitor said.   The epicenter of the quake was located some 84 km (52 miles) northwest of the Aegean coastal province ...

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Mid-Term Report: Dogara Praises Reps

It's only fair to share...By Akanimo Sampson   THE lower chamber of Nigeria’s bicameral legislature in the last two years introduced 1064 bills, and addressed 610 public petitions. The obviously elated Speaker Yakubu Dogara, says the House of Representatives under his watch did well.   Dogara was giving an appraisal of the activities of the 8th Assembly under him in ...

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Lose your job if you don’t obey me and your bishop – Angry Pope Francis threatens Nigerian priests

It's only fair to share...Angry Pope Francis threatens to fire Nigerian priests Pope Francis has laid down an ultimatum to defiant Nigerian priests: lose your job if you don’t obey me and your bishop. According to a report by Associated Press, Pope Francis met June 8 at the Vatican with a delegation from the Ahiara diocese, south-east Nigeria where priests ...

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