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Emeka Ihedioha Unveils His Blueprint For A New Imo State

Emeka Ihedioha Unveils His Blueprint For A New Imo State

🕔13:08, 12.Dec 2018

Hon. Emeka Ihedioha is the former Deputy Speaker of the Nigerian House of Representatives and the Imo state governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

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Atiku Provides Detailed Insights On How His Presidency Will Work

Atiku Provides Detailed Insights On How His Presidency Will Work

🕔16:10, 16.Nov 2018

That will depend on negotiations between them and other parts of Nigeria. But I know they can get more because in the First Republic the regions had 50/50. I don’t mind giving even 100% […], but I would tax those states to maintain the federal government.

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My Father Raised Me Exactly As He Did My Brothers–Interview With Africa’s Richest Woman

My Father Raised Me Exactly As He Did My Brothers–Interview With Africa’s Richest Woman

🕔12:56, 21.Oct 2018

Many people around the world are familiar with Aliko Dangote, a Nigerian who is often described as Africa’s richest man. But Isabel dos Santos, 45, an Angolan businesswoman, is Africa’s richest woman and the eldest child of Angola’s former President, José Eduardo dos Santos, who was in power from 1979 to 2017.

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Atiku Issues The #BuhariChallenge

Atiku Issues The #BuhariChallenge

🕔19:39, 10.Oct 2018

We urge the Buhari administration to remember that it is this disinterest in real governance and focus on trivia that caused Bill Gates to look President Buhari in the eye and tell him that ‘your economic blueprint does not address Nigerians’ needs’.

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Direct Presidential Primary For APC Must Not Stand–Open Letter To Comrade Adams Oshiomhole

Direct Presidential Primary For APC Must Not Stand–Open Letter To Comrade Adams Oshiomhole

🕔13:58, 3.Sep 2018

As you are keenly aware, Indirect Primary was used in 2014 to produce the presidential nominee of the party. Even though the current party leadership has been in office over two months, it did not hint of any change in the mode of election. To that end, it was generally believed that the Indirect Primary will be adopted again this electoral cycle, prompting most of the presidential candidates to invest heavily, wooing potential delegates in different parts of the country only to learn that the process has been discarded at the last minute.

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Asiwaju Tinubu, What Did Buhari Promise You This Time?

Asiwaju Tinubu, What Did Buhari Promise You This Time?

🕔14:27, 21.Aug 2018

Mr. Tinubu, it is no longer news that the political romance between you and Mr. President rekindled when he took you along on a trip to an ECOWAS function in Cote d’ Ivoire last year where he cajoled you once again with the title “National Leader” after a long wave of ridicule. Buhari followed by gracing your birthday, which you embraced like a child warming up to a Father Christmas, ostensibly to paint a picture of a united party. I endorsed the move and style!

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Most Prepared Presidential Aspirant? Atiku Reveals Detailed Plan To Make Nigeria Great

Most Prepared Presidential Aspirant? Atiku Reveals Detailed Plan To Make Nigeria Great

🕔14:09, 12.Aug 2018

If you are at an airport with your private plane and you notice that the weather conditions are bad, would you go with a pilot who tells you, ‘I know how to pilot a plane’ Or, will you go with one who tells you, ‘I have piloted a plane in bad weather and here is the proof?’ The current Nigerian economic climate can be likened to bad weather.

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Interview: Power Has Gone To Wike’s Head, And It Will Consume Him– Tonye Princewill

Interview: Power Has Gone To Wike’s Head, And It Will Consume Him– Tonye Princewill

🕔06:57, 7.Jul 2018

I have spoken severally on this but let me try and summarize what happened. Due to the cases in the courts and tribunal after the 2007 elections, somebody in Amaechi’s camp who was very close to me bumped into me in Abuja. There and then we agreed that if I win, they would support me, but if they won, I would support them. To be honest, I couldn’t see how they would win. I saw the most likely outcome as a rerun. But I agreed. To my surprise Amaechi won in the Supreme Court and was declared Governor. Since my word is my bond, I supported him.

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How I Was Harassed By Governor Ambode’s Security Guards At The Unveiling Of Gani Fawehinmi’s Statue

How I Was Harassed By Governor Ambode’s Security Guards At The Unveiling Of Gani Fawehinmi’s Statue

🕔12:44, 27.Apr 2018

It is a sad commentary that in this 21st century and in a supposedly cosmopolitan state like Lagos, citizens are disrespected and secluded from events attended by public office holders.

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Wike Is The Worst Governor In Nigeria–Tonye Princewill

Wike Is The Worst Governor In Nigeria–Tonye Princewill

🕔13:16, 18.Feb 2018

…to put it diplomatically, I think he is the worst governor ever in Nigeria, not to talk of in Rivers state. You must compare resources versus development.

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