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Construction On Lagos-Ibadan Rail Has Improved Tremendously – Rotimi Amaechi

Rotimi Amaechi

Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, has come out to say there is a tremendous improvement in the pace of work on the Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge railway line. He disclosed this as he spoke with journalists in Lagos after an inspection of the ongoing work on the Lagos axis of ...

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APC Governors Support Community Policing – Simon Lalong

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There is a growing agreement among Governors of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC on what the best strategy for ending insecurity in their states is, according to Simon Lalong. Lalong revealed this today during the first quarterly meeting of the Governance Programme Steering Committee of the Progressive Governors’ Forum ...

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Oko Oloyun’s Death Proves The Sad Story Of Insecurity In Yorubaland – Afenifere

Oko Oloyun

Pan -Yoruba socio-political organization, Afenifere, has warned the Nigeria Police to not try to cover up the killing of the popular alternative therapist, Alhaji Fatai Yusuf, a.k.a Oko Oloyun. Oko Oloyun died yesterday on the Eruwa-Igboora Road in the Ibarapa Central area of Oyo State and gunmen were responsible for ...

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Femi Falana Has Vindicated Our Stance On Amotekun – FG

Abubakar Malami

FG is insisting that Southwest Security outfit, Operation Amotekun, remains an illegal entity. The Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, revealed this in Abuja in a statement by his Special Assistant on Media, Dr. Umar Gwandu. According to him, Femi Falana saying Southwest states should first enact vital laws ...

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Buhari’s Security Chiefs Have Outlived Their Usefulness – Reverend Dami Mamza

Muhammadu Buhari

Adamawa State Chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Reverend Father Dami Mamza has begged Muhammadu Buhari to sack his Security Service Chiefs immediately. Reverend Dami, who had his say while speaking to some selected Journalists in YOLA Wednesday disclosed that the Service Chiefs lack ideas to tackle the ...

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Buhari Must Fix Lack Of Funding For Tobacco Control – ERA/FoEN

Muhammadu Buhari

The Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria (ERA/FoEN) has urged the Federal Government and Buhari to inaugurate the Tobacco Control Fund as recommended in the National Tobacco Control (NTC) Act 2015 as soon as possible. The group believes the lack of funding for tobacco control in Nigeria is a ...

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SouthWest Governors Have A Right To Promote Peace In Their States – Babatunde Fashanu

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Nigerian lawyer, Babatunde Fashanu, SAN, has shared his reaction to the ongoing saga following the launch of security outift, Amotekun, in SouthWestern states. Fashanu believes the attorney general or Buhari himself do not have the right to declare Amotekun illegal because that can only happen via a duly constituted court ...

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Some Politicians Are Not Happy With Seyi Makinde’s Growing Popularity – Babatunde Oduyoye

Seyi Makinde

There is a master plan by the All Progressives Congress (APC) to destabilize Governor Seyi Makinde’s government in Oyo State, according to the Special Adviser on Strategy and Political Matters, Babatunde Oduyoye. Oduyoye has said APC in Oyo has made up its mind to put Gov Seyi’s government in crisis ...

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Power Sector Corruption Cases Should Be Fast-Tracked To Punish Perpetrators – SERAP

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Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has begged the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice Mr. Abubakar Malami SAN, EFF, ICPC to “revisit and fast-track prosecution of all cases of corruption in the electricity sector and ensure effective recovery of stolen public funds.” This was revealed recently ...

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The People That Oppose Amotekun Are So Ignorant Of Its Provisions – Tinubu

Bola Tinubu

The All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu wants a private discussion between the Governors of the South-west and the Attorney-General and Minister of Justice, Mallam Abubakar Malami, over Amotekun. According to him, the foundation of Nigeria is not at risk with the launch of Amotekun because it ...

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Boko Haram Killing Bishop Lawan Andimi Was A Babaric Act – Buhari

Muhammadu Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has blasted the terrorist killing of Lawan Andimi, chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in Michika local government area of Adamawa, saying it is cruel, inhuman and intentionally provocative. He revealed this in a recent statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, ...

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Nigeria Is A United And Indivisible Country – Hope Uzodinma

Hope Uzodimma

Imo State governor, Hope Uzodinma has accused nationwide protest sponsors of trying to bring down Buhari’s government. He revealed this recently when lots of APC supporters in Imo State staged a solidarity rally for him after his Supreme Court victory. Hope cannot understand how a matter that concerns only Imo ...

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Reason Why Married Women Should Not Cheat – Ali Baba

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Popular comedian, Ali Baba has jumped on social media to have his say on why men get spared when they cheat on their wives. According to the hilarious man, men cannot bring in their kids from outside and pin on their wives, but women can do just that with their ...

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The Controversy That Has Trailed The Inauguration Of Amotekun Is Needless – Femi Falana

Femi Falana

Respected lawyer, Femi Falana has had his say on the new South West Security Network, “Operation Amotekun.” According to him, the attorneys-general in the states in the southwest zone need to highlight the urgent responsibility of making sure the enabling laws for Amotekun are enacted by the respective houses of ...

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Our Labs Are Certified To Curb Substandard Products – NAFDAC

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The Director-General (DG), National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, has come out to say that 5 out of its 7 laboratories are now certified to detect substandard products. Mojisola revealed this in a recent interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in ...

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Samuel Ortom’s SC Victory Proves That The People Trust Him – David Mark

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Ex-President of the Senate, Senator David Mark has hailed the governor of Benue State, Dr. Samuel Ortom after yesterday’s Supreme Court ruling that validated his electoral victory. According to David, Ortom must be humble in victory by embracing his major opponent, Emmanuel Jime and his supporters for the development of ...

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Nigerians Must Help The Government To Eradicate Insecurity – Abdulsalami Abubakar

Abdulsalami Abubakar

An ex-Head of State, Gen. AbdulSalami Abubakar (retd) has said that Nigeria is currently at a crossroad with the multifarious problems facing the nation. The former President revealed this in Kaduna during the yearly award dinner organized by the Sir Ahmadu Bello Memorial Foundation to honor some Nigerians for their ...

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Balarabe Musa’s Amotekun Statement Is Based On Fear, Not Fact – Wole Soyinka

Wole Soyinka

Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka has said ex-Governor of Kaduna State, Balarabe Musa describing Amotekun as a security outfit in the South West region is a recipe for tragedy. The award-winning writer revealed this in a recent statement today. According to him, he wants Nigeria to avoid the mistake by ...

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Tinubu Is Trying To Form An Alliance With The North By Not Backing Amotekun – Pa Ayo Adebanjo

Bola Tinubu

Yoruba elders are not happy with national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu for saying nothing about Operation Amotekun, a security outfit established by his region’s governors. Afenifere chieftain, Pa Ayo Adebanjo recently blasted the APC leader, who is seen as a political leader in the South-West ...

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It Would’ve Been A Blow If APC Lost States Like Kano, Plateau – Buhari

Muhammadu Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated APC over the recent Supreme Court judgments that upheld the elections of governors Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State and Simon Lalong of Plateau. Buhari, in a recent statement issued by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, hailed APC National Executive ...

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