July 2018

Deputy Senate President Ekweremadu in EFCC custody

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Nigeria’s Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, is at the EFCC office, multiple sources have told PREMIUM TIMES. Mr Ekweremadu was said to have arrived at the anti-graft agency’s office in … Read more

BREAKING: Saraki finally dumps APC, silent on new party

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Senate President, Bukola Saraki finally dumped the All Progressives Congress, APC on Tuesday afternoon. He made this known via his verified Twitter handle, @bukolasaraki. He wrote “I wish to inform … Read more

Obasanjo visits Jonathan again in Bayelsa

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 Ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo visited former President Jonathan in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State capital on the early hours of Tuesday. Seriake Dickson, governor of Bayelsa, accompanied the elder statesman to Jonathan’s residence. This … Read more

$2Billion Katsina Refinery Project is Misplaced Priority, says Save Ijaw Group

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The Save Ijaw Nation Group (SING) has observed with a great amount of concern the moves by the Buhari administration to construct a petroleum refinery on the border with Niger … Read more

Okorocha stunned as Court stops swearing-in of new Imo Deputy Gov

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There was drama at the Imo State Government House, Owerri, on Tuesday as a state High Court sitting in the state capital stopped the swearing-in ceremony of the  deputy governor-designate, … Read more

Nigeria’s ambassador to South Africa resigns, leaves APC for PDP

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Ahead of the 2019 general elections, the Ambassador to South Africa, Ahmed Ibeto, has resigned. He has also renounced his membership of the ruling All Progressives Congress, and had crossed over … Read more

Rice: Adamawa farmers optimistic of bumper

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    The Adamawa chapter of the Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN) says it is optimistic of bumper harvest in the 2018 crop season following successful implementation of the … Read more

Benue: Buhari will never be part of any unconstitutional act – Presidency

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  The Presidency on Tuesday said there was no truth in the claims that President Muhammadu Buhari has a hand in the move by minority members of the Benue State House of … Read more

Kano Deputy Gov. petitions Police over threat to life

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  Barely 24 hours after the dramatic impeachment of the Kano State Speaker, Hon Yusuf Abdullahi Ata, the State’s Deputy Governor, Professor Hafiz Abubakar, last night alleged threat to his … Read more

Saraki, Adamu exchange hot words over Buhari

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  Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, has taken swipe at the former governor of Nasarawa State, Senator Abdullahi Adamu describing him as mischievous, compulsive liars. Saraki further described him as … Read more