Archives for August 2018

Monthly Archives: August 2018

Football Sports

Sprint king Usain Bolt fulfilled a boyhood dream Friday in making his much-anticipated football debut, exciting fans but tiring quickly in a 20-minute cameo for Australia’s Central Coast Mariners. The Jamaican superstar, a huge Manchester United fan, has ...
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Elections News Nigeria Politics

The Ekiti State All Progressives Congress (APC) Elders’ Forum on Friday appealed to former Gov. Segun Oni  to withdraw the suit challenging the eligibility of the governor-elect, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, for the July 14 governorship election. The  News Agency of Nigeria, ...
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Elections News Nigeria Politics

The President of the Senate Dr Bukola Saraki has said that his declaration to run for President at the Not Too Young To Run event was in good faith and not a ploy to take advantage of the group. Replying ...
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Elections News Nigeria Politics

The Not-Too-Young-To-Run movement, the platform on which Senate President Bukola Saraki announced his intention to run for presidency, has disowned its affiliation with the 55-uear-old politician. According to a statement by the group signed by one of the ...
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President Muhammadu Buhari Friday in Abuja said his administration will always uphold the sanctity of the rule of law in governing the country, while assuring German Chancellor Angel Merkel that all agreements will be fully respected. President Buhari ...
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Elections News Nigeria Politics

The National Executive Committee rose from from a meeting on Thursday with the adoption of direct primary to chose presidential candidate for All Progressives Congress (APC). President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to pick the party’s presidential ticket for ...
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Elections News

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that 183,000 Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) are yet to be collected in Borno. Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in the state, Alhaji Mohammed Magaji, disclosed to newsmen in Maiduguri on Thursday. Magaji said ...
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Education Entertainment

Ace musician, David Adeleke (Davido), was among 2152 Batch “B”, Stream 2 corps members sworn-in at the Lagos State NYSC Orientation Camp, Ipaja on Thursday. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that security personnel had a hard ...
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MTN Nigeria on Thursday refuted the claims by the Central Bank of Nigeria that it illegally, in collusion with four Nigerian banks repatriated $8.1billion from its Nigerian operations to offshore investors. The CBN said the remittances between 2007 ...
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Elections News Nigeria Politics

Senate President Bukola Saraki has formally indicated interest to contest the presidential election in 2019 on the platform of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Saraki defected from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to join PDP without ...
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