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May 29, 2017 8:17 PM Trump has ‘weakened’ the West, hurt EU interests – German FM

Germany unleashed a volley of criticism Monday against US President Donald Trump, slamming his “short-sighted” policies that have “weakened the West” and hurt European interests. They followed Chancellor Angela Merkel’s warning on Sunday that the United States and Britain may no longer be completely reliable partners. Germany’s exasperation was laid bare after 24

May 29, 2017 4:15 PM PMB Has Delivered On Promises In Two Years – Ekiti APC

Ekiti State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has scored the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration high on the programmes and policies implemented within the last two years it assumed office. In a statement by its state Publicity Secretary, Taiwo Olatunbsun, in Ado-Ekiti yesterday, the party commended president Buhari on the successes 19

May 29, 2017 3:59 PM Police on red alert ahead of May 30 Biafra Day celebration

- The Imo state police command calls on residence of the state go about their lawful business and ignore what it described propaganda and directives from persons whose identity remains largely unknown. The Inspector General of Police (IGP) has directed all state commissioners of police to place their states on red alert ahead of the planned sit-at-home 15

May 29, 2017 12:22 PM SURVEY: 18 years after, Nigerians assess gains of democracy

Most Nigerians observed on Monday that democracy has proved to be the best system of government that has come to stay in Nigeria. They spoke with the Newsmen across the country, although some expressed mixed feelings about the performance of democracy in the last 18 years. For instance, Prof. Chika Aliyu, an economist, commended the Federal Government 13

May 29, 2017 7:05 AM Democracy day: Osinbajo prays for Buhari, vows to recover all stolen money [Full speech]

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Monday prayed for good health for President Muhammdu Buhari. He also vowed that the administration ​will ensure that all stolen funds were recovered and culprits brought to justice. Osinbajo said this in a national broadcast to commemorate the nation’s Democracy Day and second anniversary of the President Muhammadu 17

May 28, 2017 8:52 PM Double registration saga: I did not endorse Omebije as Yahaya Bello’s replacement – Ex-Gov. Idris

It could be recalled that the call for Bello’s resignation or impeachment was based on the accusation that he engaged in multiple voter’s registration which is in violation of the electoral laws of Nigeria. Ex-governor Idris made the denial through a statement he personally signed and issued in Abuja on Sunday night. According to him, those peddling 12

May 28, 2017 8:21 PM Kwara steps down Democracy Day celebration

Kwara State Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed has stepped down the 2017 Democracy Day celebrations as a result of the ongoing celebration of the 50th anniversary of the state. A statement by Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Abdulwahab Oba, said the governor rejoiced with Kwarans as the nation marks the Democracy Day. Dr Ahmed, who advised Kwarans to uphold 15

May 28, 2017 6:45 PM IPOB sit-at-home-order: ‘Why I won’t go out on May 30’

But Prof. Nwosu explained that staying at home on that date was not because of the directives from the IPOB but because he has established it as a tradition even when he was a serving minister during the former President Olusegun Obasanjo government not to go out from 26th May to 1st June but to use the dates to commit the souls of hundreds of South 12

May 28, 2017 5:51 PM Democracy Day: Pray for Buhari, Osinbajo – Ugwuanyi urges Nigerians

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has called on Nigerians to offer special prayers for the healing power of God to visit President Muhammadu Buhari and restore his health to enable him continue to work for the unity and good governance of the country. The governor also appealed that ample time be devoted to pray for the country’s acting President 11

May 28, 2017 1:51 PM BIAFRA: Rising sun or dying dream?

Associate Editor, Sam Egburonu, just back from a tour of South- East states in the last two weeks, reports that preparations are ongoing in the major cities and local communities for the May 30, Biafra 50th anniversary, notwithstanding threats and warnings by security agents against such celebrations. THREE youths, wearing yellow T-shirts and black beret 19