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Obasanjo didn’t win election – Okunroumu

The battle for the political control of Ogun State reverberated on Tuesday at the ongoing national conference in Abuja when a delegate representing the South West, Senator Femi Okunrounmu, surprised members of the Confab Committee on Political Restructuring and Forms …

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Obasanjo: Lamido can rule Nigeria

FORMER President Olusegun Obasanjo has said Jigawa State Governor Sule Lamido is competent to rule the country in 2015. Obasanjo said this in Dutse, the state capital, yesterday when he visited the state. He said given Lamido’s background and pedigree …

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2015: Growing discontent threatens APC chances

In this piece, JOHN ALECHENU takes a cursory look at the rising stakes in the opposition All Progressives Congress. The All Progressives Congress, like Nigeria started, with a lot of promises. It so far remains the only opposition political party …

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APC’s Hypocrisy and Self-serving Stance

By Azibola Omekwe The All Progressives Congress has created its own cloud that relieves it of obeying the law. It has evolved from being an activist preaching the sanctity of the constitution to one that is not bordered about constitutional …

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PDP woos former APC members in Edo

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Edo on Sunday in Benin called on leading politicians who recently dumped All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo to join PDP. Chief  Dan Orbih, Chairman of Edo PDP, told the politicians at a meeting with …

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Don’t move labour to concurrent list – NLC, TUC

The leadership of the labour movement in the country has sharply criticised the Committee on Devolution of Power at the ongoing National Conference for recommending the transfer of all labour matters from the exclusive list to the concurrent list. The …

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