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Nigeria: Ortom Blames the Devil for Benue Killings, Calls for Prayers
Nigeria: Ortom Blames the Devil for Benu...

Nigeria: Ortom Blames the Devil for Benue Killings, Calls for Prayers

Samuel Ortom, the Governor of Benue State, has called on people in the state to seek divine intervention to the rising crime in the state, which he identified as the work of the “devil”. Orton made the appeal appeal on Saturday at the NKST Church, Iortyer in Makurdi, capital of the... read more »

Nigeria: Senate Overrules Buhari, Passes Seven Bills He Earlier Rejected
Nigeria: Senate Overrules Buhari, Passes...

Nigeria: Senate Overrules Buhari, Passes Seven Bills He Earlier Rejected

The Senate has passed seven of the at least 16 bills rejected so far this year by President Muhammadu Buhari. The bills are the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB), National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism Bill, National Research and Innovation Council Bill, Stamp Duties Act (Amendment)... read more »

Nigeria: Let Buhari Be Subjected to DNA Testing - Nnamdi Kanu to Atiku
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Nigeria: Let Buhari Be Subjected to DNA Testing – Nnamdi Kanu to Atik...

The leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, who is on the search list of the Nigerian government, has decided to offer a legal advice to the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar. Kanu who spoke on a live broadcast on Sunday, told... read more »

Opinion: Nigeria Will not Survive the 2019 Presidential Election - Femi Aribisala
Opinion: Nigeria Will not Survive the 20...

Opinion: Nigeria Will not Survive the 2019 Presidential Election – Fe...

What we witnessed in the recently concluded election was the death knell of democracy in Nigeria. For those of us who had hoped against hope, the 2019 presidential election has proved to be the last straw.  We are now convinced that Nigeria is a hopeless case.  This country is not just a major... read more »

Nigeria: WAEC Certificate Not Required for Presidency - Keyamo
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Nigeria: WAEC Certificate Not Required for Presidency – Keyamo

Festus Keyamo has argued that one does not need to have a WAEC certificate to become President of Nigeria. Keyamo made this assertion while featuring as a guest on Channels Television’s Sunday Politics. He said “There are other levels of qualifications to run for the office of President. In... read more »

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Nigeria: Disqualify Atiku, He's Not a Nigerian - APC to Election Tribunal

Nigeria: Disqualify Atiku, He’s Not a Nigerian – APC to Election Tribunal

The All Progressive Congress (APC) and the winner of the February 23, 2019 Presidential Election, has filed a motion at the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal in Abuja that the... read more »

Opinion: Crisis and the Visibility of PMB by Dr. Aliyu U. Tilde

Opinion: Crisis and the Visibility of PMB by Dr. Aliyu U. Tilde

When King Edward VIII abdicated the British throne and his brother, Albert, took over as King George VI in 1937, it dawned on the new King and his wife, Princess Elizabeth Lyon, that his... read more »

Nigeria: Oil Exploration in the North to Continue Till Oil is Found - GMD NNPC

Nigeria: Oil Exploration in the North to Continue Till Oil is Found – GMD NNPC

Group Managing Director of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru, has said oil exploration in northern Nigeria will continue till it is found. He said this... read more »

Nigeria: Buhari Laments Over the N400 Billion Nigeria Loses to Medical Tourism Yearly

Nigeria: Buhari Laments Over the N400 Billion Nigeria Loses to Medical Tourism Yearly

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has decried the huge amount Nigerians spend annually seeking medical care outside the country. The President expressed his concern at the... read more »

Nigeria: Blame Past Governments for Nigeria's Lack of Progress - Prof. Osinbajo

Nigeria: Blame Past Governments for Nigeria’s Lack of Progr...

Vice President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has said that the major problem facing Nigeria is lack of integrity on the part of its leaders. Prof. Osinbajo said the ugly trend reared its head more especially... read more »