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Buhari backs agitation for local government autonomy

President Muhammadu Buhari  on Thursday said his administration 
will support a constitutional amendment that will give local governments independence from states. President Buhari made his position known when he
 received

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Stop blame game, fix current problems, Kukah tells Buhari

The Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Bishop Matthew Kukah, has told President Muhammadu Buhari to focus on bringing the country out of its present bad state and stop lamenting about

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Return Nigeria to former state and quit, PDP tells Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party has once again called on President Muhammadu Buhari to return Nigeria to the status ex-President Goodluck Jonathan left it and resign. According to a statement issued

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Shift Edo poll till October 1, APGA tells INEC

The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to postpone the gubernatorial election in Edo state till October 1, 2016. The election, which

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We cant bear cost of shifting Edo election – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission has explained that the cost of shifting the 2016 gubernatorial election in Edo state is too heavy for the commission to bear. Explaining why the

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BREAKING NEWS: Edo guber poll to take place as scheduled

The Independent National Electoral Commission will conduct the Edo state gubernatorial election on Saturday, September 10, as scheduled. This is in defiance of security warnings issued by both the Department

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Uncertainty over Edo guber poll

There are indications that the Edo state gubernatorial election, scheduled for Saturday September 10, will not hold on that day. This controversy was sparked on Wednesday by the Department of

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Buhari, Osinbajo, APC govs to attend Edo 2016 grand rally

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Tuesday attend the grand finale of the All Progressives Congress gubernatorial campaign rally in Benin. Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo and governors elected on the platform

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APC is weak in government, PDP weak in opposition – Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has expressed concern over the absence of strong political parties that can truly put the country on the path of sustainable growth and progress. Speakin when

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Buhari’s policies are dictatorial, anti-people – Sango

Former Minister of Youth and Sports, Damishi Sango has  described President Muhammadu Buhari’s policies as ‘dictatorial’ and ‘anti-people’. Sango, who is presently chairman of the Peoples 
Democratic Party in Plateau

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