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South-South and South-East should negotiate for 2023 presidency – Zulum

Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno state has asked leaders of the south-south and south-east regions to negotiate for power ahead of 2023. Zulum said this on Friday January 15 while speaking at the 17th Chief Gani Fawehinmi annual lecture in Lagos. He stated that only God gives power, while negotiation...
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Despite Zabarmari massacre, security situation in Borno and entire North East is far better under Buhari – Governor Zulum

Governor Zulum has said statewide records on the 27 local government areas since 2011, indicate clearly that President Muhammadu Buhari still performed better in handling of Borno’s security challenges, notwitwstanding recent killings of farmers and other attacks. Zulum stated this on Sunday, December 6, while addressing northern elders from the...
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PDP withdraws from Kano LG polls

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has withdrawn from the forthcoming Local Government elections in Kano State. The opposition party made the announcement on Tuesday December 1, at a press briefing organised by the Caretaker Committee of the party in the state led by Dr. Danladi Abdulhameed, with the party’s governorship...
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Insecurity: Some of the Rep members demanding Buhari’s invitation should expect EFCC invitation and freezing of their accounts or arrest- Fayose

Former Ekiti state governor, Ayo Fayose, has reacted to the decision of the House of Representatives to invite President Buhari over the worsening security situation in Nigeria. Reacting via his tweets, Fayose said the lawmakers demanding the citation should expect EFCC invitation, freezing of their accounts, or arrest. His tweet...
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Senate confirms Prof. Mahmood Yakubu as INEC Chairman

Prof. Mahmood Yakubu was on Tuesday December 1, confirmed by the senate as the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission for a second term of five years. This came after a report of the Senate Committee on INEC which recommended Yakubu for confirmation was considered. Speaking before his confirmation,...
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