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Nwuche: APC Has Lost Ideological Focus

A former Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Chibudum Nwuche, has accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) of hobnobbing with dissident members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), while pretending to have distinct ideological slant.   APC recently negotiated a deal to have five dissenting governors of the PDP from Kwara, Kano, Sokoto, […]

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Atiku to Nigerians: Don’t Give up

Former Vice-President, Atiku Abubakar, has congratulated Nigerians on the New Year and urged them to face the future with optimism that the new year will bring good tidings.   In a New Year message by his Media Office in Abuja, Atiku thanked God for keeping Nigeria together despite its myriad of security, political and socio-economic […]

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Nigerian Killed in India, Buried in Imo

The 35-year-old Nigerian, who was killed in Gao, India, on October 30, Simeon Obodo, has been buried in his hometown in Obogwe-Umunwaku   in Ohaji/Egbema Local Government Area of Imo State.   A representative of the family, Ejike Esinkoye, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in a telephone interview yesterday, that the funeral service […]

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‘More PDP Senators, Reps Members Will Defect to APC by January 2014’

There are indications that members of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the Senate and House of Representatives are set to defect to All Progressives Congress (APC) by January 2014.   A former House of Representatives member from Tafawa Balewa and Bogoro Federal Constituency in Bauchi State, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, who is one of […]