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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 […]

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2019: Sani Blasts Obasanjo, Speaks On North Voting For Atiku

Elder Stateman and Secretary General of Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), Mr. Anthony Sani has said former President Olusegun Obasanjo is suffering from a dearth of vision, conviction and consistency required of a statesman. Sani stated this following Obasanjo’s endorsement of the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar who he had […]

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2019 Election: Full List Of Presidential Candidates, Parties In Race

No fewer than 30 presidential candidates for the 2019 general election have emerged. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has already scheduled the Presidential and National Assembly elections for Saturday, 16th February. The Governorship and State Assembly/Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Council elections have been scheduled for Saturday, 2nd March 2019. Below is a list of […]

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PDP Kicks As PLASIEC Declares APC Winner Of Plateau LG Polls

The Plateau state independent electoral commission, PLASIEC, has announced the results of Wednesday’s local government elections conducted in Plateau state. While announcing the results at the PLASIEC headquarters on Thursday morning, Chairman of the Commission, Fabian Ntung, said the All Progressives Congress (APC) won eleven out of the thirteen chairmanship positions in the state. He, […]

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Presidency Lists 64 Achievements Of Buhari

The Presidency on Thursday released 64 achievements of President Muhammadu Buhari in the agricultural sector. Buhari’s aide, Lauretta Onochie disclosed this in a statement titled ‘Sixty Four Achievements of President Muhammadu Buhari in Agricultural Sector’, made available on her Facebook page. The statement read: “1) The anti-corruption drive of Mr. President put to a halt […]