Atiku Lands In US,to Hold Talks With US Officials

By Uche Mbah After 12 years,the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar, has landed in the United States of America today, 17TH January 2019. It took even his admirers by surprise. The ruling APC has made a lot of issues allegedly out of the fact that Atiku has not visited United States for a long time. Reason: A business deal gone awry. The deal involved Halliburton and bribery allegations, a case that allegedly also indicted the wife of the President, Aisha Buhari. Since he was selected…

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2019: EU, UK, US Demand Free and Fair Elections

Leading western democracies have come together to reiterate their commitment to the free and fair elections in 2019 inNigeria. This is part of a coterie of demands presented to the Independent National Electoral commission, INEC, Chairman, Mahmud Yakubu, when they met at INEC Office in Abuja wednesday. They insisted that INEC be independent and Neutral in carrying out their duties. The countries are representatives of the European Union, Britain and the United states. During the meeting, the representative of American Embassy, David Young, cited the neutrality of the security services…

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Seme: Controller Tightens Noose On Smuggllers

By Bayo Bernard The haul of seizure by the Seme Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service in the last two months is an indication that men and officers of the command under the leadership of Comptroller Mohammed Uba Garba are moving fast with the ongoing plan to seal up all illegal routes along the Nigeria-Benin borders. Comptroller Muhammed had on Tuesday told journalists that his men, within this period seized 11 trucks load of rice containing 6,753 bags with 45 kegs of foreign groundnut oil smuggled into the country…

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Onnoghen: Group warns EFCC on Arrest of Odumakin, Fani-Kayode

By Uche Mbah The last may not have been heard about the purported raid by the Economic and Financial Crimes commission, EFCC, on the residence of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Walter Onnoghen, as the Southern and Middle belt Leaders forum have reacted to the threat of the EFCC to prosecute former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani Kayode, and Afenifere Chieftain, Yinka Odumakin, for peddling fake news. In recent times, stories about the raid by the EFCC on the CJN’s house went viral, shortly after his day in the…

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