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Protest over non-payment of N-Power stipends

Some beneficiaries of the Federal Government N-power programme in Nasarawa have protested the non-payment of their five months stipend. The protesters, who carried placards and leaves, marched for over five kilometres from the Lafia Branch of United Bank for Africa to the Government House. Spokesman of the group, Abdulkareem Isiaka, …

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Buhari names Osinbajo as ‘coordinator’ of nation’s affairs

President Muhammadu Buhari says Vice President Yemi Osinbajo will “coordinate” the nation’s affairs while he is abroad for medical treatment. A letter sent by the president to the Senate, notifying lawmakers of his trip, however raised questions Tuesday about Mr. Osinbajo’s powers after Mr. Buhari failed to address him as …

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Osinbajo, Saraki, Dogara bid Buhari farewell – Photos

Senate President Bukola Saraki, Speaker of the House of Representatives Yakubu Dogara and Chairman of the Governors’ Forum Abdulaziz Yari were at the Presidential Villa on Sunday night (May 7) to pay a farewell visit to President Buhari who departed Abuja to London for another medical check-up. Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo …

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Governor Ambode Orders VIOs Out Of Lagos Roads

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode has ordered the state’s Vehicle Inspection Officers, VIOs out of Lagos roads with immediate effect. Since last week, the VIOs, under the Vehicle Inspection Service, VIS, had left all Lagos roads on the order of Ambode, according to PM News. Government sources said the governor …

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WHAT FITS ME IS PRESIDENT, NOT GOVERNOR, SAYS OKOROCHA

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State says he finds himself better placed as the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria than being a governor. Okorocha told journalists in Owerri yesterday, that as much as he has made up his mind not to challenge President Muhammadu Buhari, in 2019 presidential …

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