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January 14, 2019 3:09 PM Biafra: Ohanaeze youths identify those allegedly sponsoring Nnamdi Kanu to cause confusion

The Ohanaeze Youth Council, OYC, and a coalition of Igbo groups on Monday accused the leader of the Indigenous People of Biara, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu of working for politicians to cause confusion in Abia and Ebonyi States. The coalition said Kanu has derailed from his pursuit for the actualisation of Biafra and was being “sponsored by politicians to cause 35

January 13, 2019 7:22 PM 2019 election: Archbishop of Lagos tells Nigerians candidates to vote

The Catholic Archbishop of Lagos, Most Rev. Alfred Adewale Martins, has advised the electorate to vote into power, in the 2019 general elections, those they could trust. Martins gave the advice at the solemn dedication ceremony of St John’s Catholic Church, Igando, Lagos. He said that voters should not engage in selling of their Permanent Voter Cards 21

December 31, 2018 8:32 PM 2019: Saraki tells Nigerians what to expect

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has called on Nigerians to remain positive and hope for better days as they celebrate the commencement of the New Year, 2019. Saraki in a statement forwarded to DAILY POST by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu, in Abuja, said the current social, economic and political challenges 19

December 30, 2018 11:33 AM 1966 coup: Why Buhari should be jailed – Fani-Kayode

Femi Fani-Kayode, former Aviation Minister, on Saturday highlighted reasons President Muhammadu Buhari should be jailed. Fani-Kayode said Buhari played a key role in the Northern officers revenge coup, which led to the death of Southern officers in 1966, hence, he should be jailed. In a statement on his Facebook page, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, chieftain 20

December 21, 2018 6:54 AM Lagos Speaker, Mudashir Obasa reveals solution to Nigeria’s problem

The Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mr. Mudashiru Obasa, has insisted that unless the 1999 constitution of Nigeria is revised and the political, economic and social structures of the country are restructured with every sense of patriotism, the development of Nigeria may never be achieved. He said this yesterday when he received in Lagos 34

December 13, 2018 1:05 PM 2019: How I’ll reduce poverty if elected – Ezekwesili

The presidential candidate for Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN), Dr Obiageli Ezekwesili, has promised to reduce poverty to the barest level in the country if elected in 2019. Ezekwesili made the pledge during a courtesy visit by ‘Women in Politics Organisation’ to her campaign office in Abuja on Thursday. According to her, poverty cannot be completely 41

December 11, 2018 7:07 AM 2019 presidency: We are back to do-or-die politics – Ijaw youths

Ijaw Youth Council, IYC, has asked the National Assembly to override President Muhammadu Buhari and enact the amended Electoral Act into law ahead of the 2019 election. It said the refusal to grant assent for the fourth time was unpatriotic and has returned the nation to the era of do-or-die politics. IYC, led by Mr. Eric Omare, in a statement yesterday 35

December 9, 2018 7:47 PM Jubril of Sudan: Nnamdi Kanu is a drug addict who shouldn’t be taken seriously – Arewa youths

The Arewa Youth Consultative Forum, AYCF, on Sunday rubbished the claim by the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu that President Muhammadu Buhari was “dead” and has been replaced with one Jubril from Sudan. Speaking with DAILY POST, the National President of AYCF, Yerima Shettima described the IPOB leader as a drug addict who should 28

December 9, 2018 6:25 PM 2019 election: Stop assassinating Tinubu’s character – Lagos youths warn Agbaje

Youths of the Lagos state chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, have warned the gubernatorial candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Jimi Agbaje, to stop blackmailing and assassinating the character of a former governor of the state, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu. In a statement by its Organizing Secretary, Idris Aregbe on Sunday, the youths 27

December 2, 2018 8:48 PM 2019 presidency: Atiku makes 3 new appointments

The presidebtial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar, has appointed three youths and a woman as his aides. Atiku’s pokesperson, Paul Ibe, disclosed this in a statement to newsmen on Sunday in Abuja. The new appointees of the former Vice President are: Dr Ahmed Adamu, Special Assistant (Youth and Strategy); Aliyu Bin Abbas 26