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Political Parties in Borno Rule Out Contesting Election Results

Political parties in Borno State have ruled out protesting the outcome of the forthcoming elections due to the delicate security situation in the state. The state has...

2019 Elections Won’t Divide Nigeria, Ekiti Deputy Gov Assures

Demands massive votes for Buhari from Ekiti BY AYODELE ABERE in Ado Ekiti•  Ekiti State Deputy Governor, Otunba Bisi Egbeyemi, has assured that the 2019 general...

FOREIGN PERSPECTIVE: Islamic State, Seeking Next Chapter, Makes Inroads Through W/Africa

In Nigeria, an affiliate of the terrorist group has seized hundreds of square miles of territory and could disrupt a presidential election this month •By Joe Parkinson...

Ebonyi North Traditional Rulers Endorse Egwu, Ogbaga, Nwazunku

Elders Council warns Ebonyi APC guber candidate against inciting violence• BY STANLEY AHUKANNA in Abakaliki• Traditional Rulers’ council of Ebonyi North zone...

Zambian Govt Wants to Import Yam from Nigeria, Says Dr Solomon Jere

It took some time before this reporter was ushered into the second floor office of the Zambian High Commissioner to Nigeria, His Excellency Dr Solomon Jere. He...

At 54, Fayemi Says God Has Been Gracious

Tells youths: You are not too young to make a difference BY AYODELE ABERE in Ado Ekiti• Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State on Sunday attributed his re-election as...

Probe El-Rufai over Body Bags Threat, TMG Tells Security Agencies, NHRC

The Transition Monitoring Group (TMG) has demanded that security agencies and the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) should investigate and document the recent...

Imo Gov Race: Okorocha Strikes Deal with PDP over Son-in-Law

To finance PDP campaign• Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State is in secret talks with the leadership of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) for the realisation...

Sultan of Sokoto Unveils Maiduguri Central Mosque

Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar on Friday led dozens of Emirs to commission the Maiduguri Central Mosque. The mosque, began 33 years ago, was designed as an...

Fulani Youths Tell Buhari: Expect 11 Million Votes from Us

Fulani Youths Association of Nigeria (Jonde Jam) has told President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC) to expect 11 million votes from them in...