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2015: Nyako, supporters in moves to join APC

Facts have emerged in Yola, Adamawa State that governors of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, controlled states in the north have asked their supporters to join the opposition All Nigeria Peoples Party, ANPP, ahead of the registration of the All Progressive Congress, APC.

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Appeal Court Upholds Impeachment of Taraba Deputy Gov

An Abuja Judicial Division of the Court of Appeal yesterday upheld the impeachment of the former deputy governor of Taraba State, Alhaji Sani Abubakar Danladi. In a lead judgment delivered by Justice Musa Abba-Aji, the court dismissed the appeal brought before it by the impeached deputy governor for lacking in merit.

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Dangote disburses N10bn to women, youths in 774 LGs

Towards ameliorating widespread poverty in Nigeria and appropriately empowering both women and youths across the 774 local governments in Nigerian, Dangote Foundation has continued the disbursement of N10 billion grants to women and youths in the local governments across the country.

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Jonathan, Sambo, Amosun, Anyaoku bid Abati’s mother farewell

President Goodluck Jonathan and Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun were part of the dignitaries that converged on Abeokuta, the Ogun state capital Friday to give the last respect to Madam Maria Taiwo Abati, the mother of the Senior Special Assistant on Media to the President, Reuben Abati.

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British national kidnapped in Lagos

A British national has been kidnapped by gunmen shortly after landing at the international airport in Lagos, Nigeria’s largest city, a diplomat and a private security source told AFP Friday.

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Sex scandal: Court orders ex-director to pay N.5m damages

A Delta State High Court, Kwale, has dissolved a 19-year old marriage of a Lagos businessman, Mr Fiddis Ogwugwa, on the ground that his wife, Charity, engaged in amorous affairs with the former Executive Director of Law Union and Rock Insurance Company, Mr Olusegun Ilori.

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