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    Politics Bode George says political godfathers threatening Nigeria’s democracy – Daily Post Nigeria

    A former Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Bode George, has said Nigeria’s democracy is now under threat because of godfathers. In a statement on Friday titled, ‘We must respect the will of the people’, George said, “Our democracy which has been sustained …...
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    Politics Osun election: Saraki condemn police for attacking PDP leaders during protest in Abuja – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on Friday reacted to the action of policemen, who disrupted a peaceful protest by chieftains of the Peoples Democratic Party in Abuja on Friday.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics PDP presidential primary: Tambuwal claims other aspirants have ganged up against him – Daily Post Nigeria

    Ahead of the National Convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Port Harcourt on Saturday, one of the presidential aspirants, Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal has alleged a gang-up against him by other presidential aspirants..... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get...
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    Politics APC sacks Zamfara party executives, warns Gov Yari – Daily Post Nigeria

    The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has sacked the Party executives in Zamfara State at all levels. This was contained in a statement Friday night by..... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics PDP convention: David Mark breaks silence on stepping down for Tambuwal – Daily Post Nigeria

    Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential contender, Senator David Mark, has cautioned some aspirants and their supporters making unguarded statements about the.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics PDP convention: What will happen on Saturday – Wike – Daily Post Nigeria

    Govenor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State, on Friday in Port Harcourt assured all delegates of a memorable stay in the state during the PDP National Convention billed for Oct. 6 through Oct.7...... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Sports D’Tigress Rise To 19th In Latest FIBA World Ranking – Channels Television

    Nigeria’s D’tigress have risen to 19th in the latest FIBA world ranking after reaching the quarter-finals of the world cup in Spain on Friday, October 2018. D’tigress lost their opening game against Australia but rebounded with... Read more via Channels Television –
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    Politics FULL LIST: Mala Buni, Dapo Abiodun… APC approves guber candidates for 24 states – TheCable

    The All Progressives Congress (APC) has released the names of 24 governorship candidates for the 2019 elections. Yekini Nabena, national publicity secretary of the party, released the list in a statement on Friday.... Read more via TheCable – Get More Nigeria...
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    Metro Reckless Driver Bags Death Sentence For Knocking Down FRSC Personnel – Leadership Newspaper

    A state high court sitting in Birnin Kebbi has sentenced to death one Usman Aliyu, who carelessly knocked down Road Marshal Assistant (RMA III) Muhammad Babangida, a personnel of the Federal Road Safety Corps to death..... Read more via Leadership Newspaper – Get More...
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    Metro US university donates N3 million worth e-library facilities to KASU – TODAY.NG

    The ICT University Foundation, Louisiana, U.S. on Friday donated N30 million worth of e-library facility equipped with world class equipment to the Kaduna State University (KASU)..... Read more via TODAY.NG – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro One dead, 60 houses affected in tanker explosion – Punch Newspapers

    An oil tanker truck exploded in Cameroon’s commercial city of Douala in the early hours of Friday, killing one person and destroying at least 60 houses, police sources told.... Read more via Punch Newspapers – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics ANALYSIS: Political implication of hosting PDP national convention in Port Harcourt – Premium Times Nigeria

    After the initial disagreement among its leaders, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) finally settled for Port Harcourt, Rivers State, for its forthcoming National Convention.... Read more via Premium Times Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics MASSOB lambasts APGA for denying Bianca Ojukwu’s wife senatorial ticket – TODAY.NG

    Ralph Uwazuruike, Leader, Movement of the Actualization of Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB), has criticised the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) over the party’s recent primaries in Anambra..... Read more via TODAY.NG – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Osun Election: Protesters are mentally unstable – Aregbesola – Vanguard Newspaper

    GOVERNOR Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State has described those protesting against the result of Osun State governorship election as being mentally unstable...... Read more via Vanguard Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Peter Nwaoboshi re-arraigned for alleged N805 million fraud – TODAY.NG

    The senator representing Delta-North in the National Assembly, Peter Nwaoboshi, was, on Friday, re-arraigned before Justice C.J Aneke of the Federal High Court, Lagos State, over allegation of fraud to the tune of N805 million.... Read more via TODAY.NG – Get More...
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    Politics Buhari meets Anyim, Uduaghan, Marafa at Aso Rock – Vanguard Newspaper

    PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting with the former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Anyim Pius Anyim, former Governor of Delta State and senatorial candidate in the.... Read more via Vanguard Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    World Kavanaugh protesters financed by billionaire Soros: Trump – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    US President Donald Trump on Friday accused protesters massing in Washington against the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court of being “paid professionals” funded by billionaire investor and.... Read more via The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Get more...
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    World DR Congo hails Denis Mukwege’s Nobel win but says he’s ‘not infallible’ – TODAY.NG

    The Democratic Republic of Congo has congratulated crusading Nobel Peace Prize winner Denis Mukwege for his “very important work” in healing rape victims but underscored that it was often at odds with him..... Read more via TODAY.NG – Get more World News
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    Politics FG to Prosecute Officials Responsible for Skye Bank’s Failure – Thisdaylive Newspaper

    The federal government has promised to persecute anyone found to be responsible for the failure of the erstwhile Skye Bank. The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) recently announced the... Read more via Thisdaylive Newspaper – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Business NSE market indices dip further by 0.12% amid price losses – Premium Times Nigeria

    Equity transactions on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) closed for the week on Friday on a negative note, as major blue chips continue to drop price.... Read more via Premium Times Nigeria – Get more: Nigeria Business News