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September 6, 2018 9:20 AM ‘Na dem dey rush us’ – Keyamo reacts to purchase of nomination form for Buhari

Spokesperson of the Buhari Campaign Organisation, Festus Keyamo has reacted to the purchasing of presidential nomination form for President Muhammadu Buhari by a group. NCAN purchased the nomination form at the national secretariat of the All Progressives Congress, APC, at the rate of N45m. Reacting to the purchase of the form, Keyamo, in a tweet, wrote 17

August 28, 2018 7:55 AM Herdsmen vs Farmers: What will curb killings – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday said an initiative on dairy farming being championed by the Kingdom of Denmark and the Kaduna State government would go a long way in curbing clashes between cattle herders and farmers in the country. Receiving Mr Torben Gettermann, the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Denmark in a farewell audience at the State House 20

August 23, 2018 12:28 PM Police arrest 61-year-old bricklayer for allegedly impregnating 13-year-old girl in Delta

Police detectives at Oleh Division in Isoko South Local Government Area of Delta State on Thursday arrested a 61-year-old bricklayer, identified as Chima Ogoroh, for allegedly impregnating a 13-year-old groundnut hawker in the area. The Police Commissioner in the state, Mustafa Muhammad, who confirmed the arrest of the suspect to DAILY POST, said: “the man was arrested 27

August 18, 2018 11:34 AM 2019: How Buhari will get 13m votes – Lauretta Onochie

Lauretta Onochie, President Muhammadu Buhari’s Aide on Social Media has listed how she thinks over 13 million citizens will vote for President Muhammadu Buhari in the upcoming 2019 Presidential election. Onochie listed on her Twitter handle 500,000 N-Power beneficiaries as well as 625,000 farmers from the Burhari’s Anchor borrowing programme. She listed 28

August 17, 2018 3:19 PM O’RAMP Commissions 26 River Crossings, Flags-Off Construction, Rehabilitation Of 308km Roads — OsunDefenderOsunDefender

Osun Rural Access and Mobility Project has commissioned 26 River crossings constructed across the state. Some of the river crossings constructed are; Elewonta river on Oke Ila, Ohun river on Dabongo, Oke-Afo/Alawe stream on Oke-Afo Ejeo river on Oyan, Otan Ayebaju and Olomu stream at Fidiwo among others. It also flagged off the construction and rehabilitation 23

August 8, 2018 3:31 PM 2019: Ex-Gombe Governor’s chief of staff, Chikere dumps APC for PDP

Umaru Chikere, chief of staff to former Governor Danjuma Goje of Gombe State, has left the All Progressives Congress, APC, for the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Chikere, who served Goje in his first term, 2003-2007, joined the PDP with his supporters at a ceremony on Wednesday in Kumo, Gombe state. Alhaji Garba Nasara, PDP Chairman of Akko Local Government 24

August 2, 2018 12:58 PM FG releases N140b for Social Investment Programme in 2017 –

The Federal Government, on Thursday, said the sum of N140 billion out of the N500 billion budgeted for its Social Investment Programme (SIP) in 2017 has been released. It also said for 2016, only N80 billion of the budgeted N500 billion, was released bringing total sum released to N220 billion out of N1 trillion within the period for the implementation 26

August 2, 2018 11:13 AM Ganduje grants N132m to farmers –

The Kano State Government has released a grant of N132 million to the state branch of All Farmers Association (AFAN) to facilitate its tractor lending programme, Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has said. The governor, who made this known in Kano during the inauguration of 50 new tractors purchased under the programme, initiated by AFAN Kano State chapter 22

July 20, 2018 9:45 AM Ede CPI: The Revitalization And Benefits

Ede Cocoa Processing Plant, Osun State is the only attracting cocoa factory among the Nigeria’s remaining five cocoa processing factories to tap export demand for butter, cake and powder tea production. The once moribund Cocoa Processing Company received a lifeline with the intervention of Governor Rauf Aregbesola and two Chinese firms who have resuscitated 23

July 16, 2018 4:12 PM MOSOP urges Buhari to end military occupation in Ogoni –

The Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP), has condemned the activities of Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) and called on President Muhammadu Buhari to end military occupation of Ogoni farmlands. MOSOP also condemned alleged continual violation of the rights of the Ogoni people by Nigerian soldiers attached to the Shell, insisting 23