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September 23, 2017 5:36 AM How APC is desperately trying to reclaim the debate on restructuring

The country’s ruling party is running against time in a bid to reclaim the debate on power devolution after the agitation initially caused confused its top leadership. If anything had embarrassed the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC since it came to power, it was unarguably the party’s dithering procrastination on restructuring. For a party parading 16

September 22, 2017 10:35 PM McCain torpedos Republican effort to repeal Obamacare

US Senator John McCain Friday announced his opposition to the latest Republican attempt to replace Barack Obama’s signature health care law, likely dooming the repeal effort. It is the second time in two months that he has defied his party and President Donald Trump over efforts to replace the Affordable Care Act, often referred to as “Obamacare,” which 16

September 21, 2017 2:04 PM JAMB boss speaks on UTME scores, cut-off marks, admission

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has stated that JAMB cut-off marks, post-UTME, O’ level results and other admission criteria determined by institutions can ensure candidates’ admission. Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, the JAMB registrar, said this at an intensive Training and Sensitization Forum on Central Admissions Processing System (CAPS) 12

September 17, 2017 4:37 PM Biafra: El-Rufai assures law abiding citizens of safety

Governor Nasiru Ahmed El-Rufai of Kaduna State has assured residents that the state is safe to every law abiding citizen. He commended the people for preserving peace and harmony, while enjoining them to maintain the status quo by keeping the state safe. The Governor in a statement said, “I wish to commend the people of Kaduna State for preserving peace 15

September 10, 2017 10:00 AM AFTERMATH OF YORUBA SUMMIT: Resistance to restructuring fuels separatist s’ claims —Odumakin

Alhaji Tanko Yakassai pooh-poohed the Ibadan conference, saying it was not representative enough, just as he claimed that Muslims were not effectively represented there? Okay you heard what he said too. Some of his positions are very funny and, therefore, he amazes me a lot. He said there were lesser Muslims than Christians at the conference. Was he in Ibadan 32

September 8, 2017 1:33 PM Sagay fires back at Senate, says he won’t stop criticising federal lawmakers until they cut their expenditure

Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee on Anti-Corruption (PACAC), Professor Itse Sagay, has reacted to a statement against him by the Senate. According to a report, Sagay mocked the federal lawmakers, saying Nigerians buy clothes they wear. gathered that the constitutional lawyer further advised them to learn how to take criticisms 11

September 8, 2017 7:34 AM You would be naked if not for Nigerians – Sagay fires back at Senate

He mocked the federal lawmakers, saying Nigerians buy clothes they wear. Sagay further advised them to learn how to take criticisms in good faith. Sagay insisted that he would not stop criticizing members of the National Assembly for their expenditure, which he said was adversely affecting the economy. His words: “I criticize them for the huge amount 17

September 6, 2017 8:02 AM Sagay blasts NASS members again, says bank MDs will soon be prosecuted

Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), Professor Itse Sagay, has vowed that the body would ensure prosecution of bank chiefs who helped looters hide stolen funds. He said this on Tuesday at a public lecture in Lagos organized by the Nigerian Society of International Law. Sagay said the “epidemic of high-profile corruption 13

September 6, 2017 5:12 AM Medical doctors strike: 5 major demands of NARDS

- This is due to the nationwide indefinite strike embarked upon by medical doctors under the umbrella of the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARDS) The strike by Nigerian medical doctors began in the early hours of Tuesday, September 5 following the rejection by the doctors, of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) its association had signed 26

September 3, 2017 4:39 AM Nnamdi Kanu is not speaking for the Igbo, he is only making noise – Yerima

The President of Arewa Youth Consultative Forum (AYCF), Shetima Yerima has urged relevant authorities not to overlook anyone who violates the suspension of the quit notice previously given to the Igbo in the Northern region. In this interview with Sun News, he said the quit order belongs to the past as the objective has been achieved by Arewa youth 13