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Dad was rehearsing inauguration address before annulment, says Hafsat Abiola

By Ahmed Idris Daughter of Late MKO Abiola, Hafsat Abiola-Castello, has disclosed that her dad was rehearsing his inauguration address when his June 12, 1993 election was annulled by the

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Nwonsu commends Buhari for designating June 12 Democracy Day

By Ahmed Idris Chairman of the defunct National Electoral Commission, Professor Humphrey Nwosu, has praised President Muhammadu Buhari for recognizing June 12 as the country’s Democracy Day and for honouring

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Buhari signs into law new constitutional amendments

*State Houses of Assembly, Judiciary now financially autonomous *No second term for Vice President, Deputy Governors succeeding their principals *By-elections increased from 7 to 21 days By Ahmed Idris The

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Buhari directs immediate gazetting of presidential order on June 12, Abiola, others

By Ahmed Idris Following his declaration on Wednesday that henceforth, June 12 be observed as Democracy Day in Nigeria and that some heroes of democracy be given national honours, President

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2019: Buhari will get 2 million votes in Delta – Otega

By Ahmed Idris President Muhammadu Buhari would get two million votes from the people of Delta state in the forthcoming 2019 elections, a stalwart of the All Progressives Congress (APC)

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Buhari declares June 12 Democracy Day, to honour Abiola, Kingibe

By Ahmed Idris President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday directed that effective 2019, the country’s Democracy Day, marked every May 29 for the past 18 years, should be shifted to June

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Buhari, ministers hold valedictory session for Fayemi

By Ahmed Idris President Muhammadu Buhari and ministers on Wednesday held a valedictory session in honour of former Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Mr Kayode Fayemi. Fayemi resigned his

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Buhari, govs endorse Mai Mala for APC scribe

By Ahmed Idris The National Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. Mai Mala Buni, is set to retain his position, following the endorsement of his candidature by President

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I won’t betray Nigerians – Buhari

By Ahmed Idris President Muhammadu Buhari said on Tuesday that he would never betray the trust reposed in him by Nigerians no matter the challenges on ground. The President said

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Atiku ‘s defeat of Buhari in recent polls sign of things to come – Group

By Bologi M. Maikudi A group of young Nigerian politicians under the 2019 Campaign Platform called Atiku for President (AFP) has welcomed the outcome of recent online polls in which

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