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Military Discovers Bomb Making Factory in Yobe

Director of Defence Information (DDI), Maj-Gen. Chris Olukolade         Says alleged ‘mercenaries’ are technical advisers Senator Iroegbu in Abuja The military has disclosed that the ongoing cordon and search by troops in Buni Yadi in Yobe State has led to the discovery of a bomb making factory, where improvised explosive devices (IEDs) used by terrorists…

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EFCC to APC: You Are Amplifying Fabrications to Score Cheap Political Point

Ibrahim lamorde, EFCC chairman  PDP plans to use agency against our members, alleges opposition      ‘Purported letter fake’       Fani-Kayode: APC members hiding under their beds and running from their own shadows Chuks Okocha, Onyebuchi Ezigbo and Paul Obi in Abuja The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Friday took a swipe at the All…

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Presidency: Tinubu’s Claim of VP Offer in ING False, Misleading

President Goodluck Jonathan      Says Fashola’s comment on Lagos armed robbery incident irresponsible       ‘Jonathan did not have telephone conversation with Morocco king’         APC tells President to apologise to Nigerians over row Jaiyeola Andrews and Onyebuchi Ezigbo in Abuja The Presidency on Friday rebuffed claims by the former governor of Lagos State, Bola Tinubu,…

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Boko Haram: UK Arms Not Contributing to Bloodbath in North-east, Says Envoy

British Deputy  High Commissioner to Nigeria, Simon Shercliff     As WAANSA urges countries to ratify ATT Senator Iroegbu and Adedayo Akinwale in Abuja The British Government Friday said her arms were not part of the ones in the country that had contributed to the blood-letting of more than 14,000 innocent Nigerians since the Boko Haram…

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PDP Governors Forum Plans to Subvert Credible Elections, Alleges S’West APC

INEC card reader Condemns PDP’s ‘do-or-die’ approach Gboyega Akinsanmi The All Progressives Congress (APC) friday said the decision of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors Forum against the use of card reader machines (CRMs) for the 2015 elections “is an attempt to promote electoral frauds and rigging.” The party, also, said rejecting the use of…

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Jega Charges RECs Not to Be Deterred as PVC Distribution Hits 55.9m

Chuks Okocha in Abuja Barely two weeks to the 2015 general elections scheduled for March 28th and April 11th, Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Attahiru Jega, has charged Resident Electoral Commissioners (RECs) to be steadfast in the face of distractions as the Commission would settle for nothing but the best elections.…

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2015 Polls: New Party Makes Demands of INEC

Lawyers dismiss request citing Electoral ActChuks Okocha in Abuja
A new controversy has arisen over the conduct of the 2015 polls, as a political party, Young Democratic Party (YDP), which obtained a court judgment on Wednesday ordering the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to register it and include it in the 2015 elections, has demanded that…

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Jonathan’s Wife was Right on Buhari, Says PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party Presidential Campaign Organisation (PDPPCO) on Thursday rose in defence of the First Lady, Mrs. Patience Jonathan, saying that she was spot on in her assessment of the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd) as being “brain-dead.” The Director of Media and Publicity of the PDPPCO,…