Boko Haram executes another aid worker

By Mathew Pam The Boko Haram has executed Hauwa Leman, an aide worker with the International Committee of the Red Cross. Leman was abducted in March by the sect, along

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Traders, farmers demand accountability from politicians

…By Benjamin Orisemeke Abuja Ahead of the 2019 general election, the National Association of Nigerian Traders (NANTS) has warned politicians that the era of giving false promises is over. This

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Obasanjo criticizes ‘weak’ Buhari for not signing African Free Trade Agreement

By Stanley Sunday Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said President Muhammadu Buhari’s hands are too weak to sign the African Free Trade Agreement. The former President made the statement at

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Travel ban a resort to full blown fascism, says PDP

By Bologi M. Maikudi The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has rejected the placement of a travel ban on some prominent Nigerians by the Federal Government. The party described the action

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Withdraw travel ban on 50 Nigerians, Falana tells Buhari

By Nasir Kura Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, SAN, has criticized the decision of the Federal Government to ban 50 high-profile Nigerians from travelling out of the country. In a

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Travel ban will cause capital flight, recession – Atiku

By Stanley Sunday The Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has said that the travel ban on 50 Nigerians will hurt the economy. Atiku, in a

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Travel ban: Buhari returning Nigeria to dark days, says Obasanjo’s coalition

By Nasir Kura The Coalition for Nigeria Movement has lambasted the Federal Government for imposing a travel ban on 50 politically-exposed persons, under its Executive Order 6. The CNM, backed

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Atiku and the rise of Peter Obi by Reuben Abati

Shortly after former Vice President Atiku Abubakar became the flag-bearer of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on October 6, party members and other stakeholders began to recommend running mates for

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Morocco to begin construction of Africa’s tallest skyscraper November 1

The construction of the Bank of Africa Tower in Morocco, set to become Africa’s tallest skyscraper, will start on November 1. According to Hespress.com news site, this emblematic site will

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PDP presidential candidate, Atiku, picks Peter Obi as running mate

By Nasir Kura The Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has named a former Anambra State Governor, Peter Obi, as his running mate for the February

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