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Senator Shehu Sani Quits APC

Senator Shehu Sani, representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District at the Senate on Saturday resigned his membership of the All Progressives Congress, APC. Sani, in a resignation letter to the Chairman, APC, Ward 6, Tudun Wada North, Kaduna State, said he wished to communicate to the party his decision to formally resign his membership. Sani said […]

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EFCC Moves Fayose To Lagos For Trial

Former Ekiti Governor Ayodele Fayose’s trial will most likely begin at a Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday, according to reports. Ahead of the trial, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission is expected to move Fayose from Abuja to Lagos this weekend. According to The Nation, the EFCC confirmed Friday that Fayose has been […]

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Atiku Is The Next President’

A chieftain of the People’s Democratic Party, Chief Ebenezer Babatope, on Thursday said the party’s presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar would win the 2019 election. Babatope, a former Minister of Transport, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on telephone that he was confident that Atiku would defeat President Muhammadu Buhari to return PDP to […]

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Travel Ban Will Hurt Economy, Says Atiku

President Muhammadu Buhari’s travel ban on 50 Nigerians over the Executive Order 6, on Sunday attracted more condemnations. The Peoples Democratic Party and the Coalition of United Political Parties had on Sunday slammed Buhari for the executive order, saying it was meant to cow opposition members. But more Nigerians and groups including the PDP presidential […]

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Travel Ban On 50 High-Profile Nigerians Illegal, Repressive – SERAP

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has said that the order banning 50 alleged high-profile corrupt Nigerians from travelling abroad without any legal basis and a judicial authorisation is clearly arbitrary, repressive and illegal, as it breaches constitutional rights and the country’s international obligations, which protect the rights to freedom of movement, to leave […]