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Atiku is funding the PDP

Former Vice President Abubakar Atiku, who is still planning to run for president in 2019 under the banner of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), is said to be hedging his bets by secretly funding the opposition Peoples Democratic Party. Atiku, according to a source close to him, is concerned that President Muhammadu Buhari, who he ran against in the …

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PDP crisis meeting in London

Top officials of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) are in London trying to resolve the crisis that has engulfed the party over its leadership. The crisis stems from attempts by Ali Modu Sheriff, the very controversial former governor of Borno State, to take over as Chairman of the party following its defeat the presidential (s)election last year. Sheriff was …

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Buhari govt the worst in Nigerian history – Femi Aribisala

Author Femi Aribisala has described the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari as the worst ever in the history of Nigeria. Aribisala was speaking as a guest on Lagos-based Channels TV’s Sunrise Daily. Watch the programme below: He claimed that “the problem of Nigeria is the president” and this was because Buhari was “not sufficiently sensitive to the plurality of Nigeria”. …

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The EFCC and Fayose’s frozen funds

Ayo Fayose, the governor of Ekiti State and constant thorn in the flesh of the President Muhammadu Buhari adminstration, tweeted yesterday: “My personal Account of at Zenith Bank has been frozen courtesy of Buhari led APC [All Progressives Congress” tyrannical govt”. Fayose belongs to the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and many of the party’s supporters believe he is the …

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Campaign funding: Tinubu withdrew 500m naira in a single day

President Muhammadu Buhari said in an interview with newspaper editors broadcast yesterday that he was willing to be probed over the money that funded his 2015 presidential campaign. “I don’t know whether I have some official protection. If I don’t have it, why haven’t you started the investigation? I see, very good. But then, it doesn’t extend to all the …

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Who are the Niger Delta Avengers?

Nigeria’s oil and gas production threatened by new militants A new militant group has emerged in Nigeria’s oil-rich Niger Delta area. The Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) first came under the spotlight in February, when it claimed responsibility for an attack on an underwater pipeline owned by oil and gas company Royal Dutch Shell, which resulted in the temporary halt of …

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Ayo Fayose: A pity in Ekiti

Ekiti State governor Ayo Fayose was a guest on “Politics Today” on Channels TV yesterday and it turned into a case study in the elevation of motor park touts to the highest levels of governance in Nigeria. This wasn’t really an interview. It was more like a shouting contest in a beer parlour. Fayose was loud, aggressive, combative, kept interrupting …

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