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Jonathan Re-appoints Obanikoro, Nominates Six Others as Ministers

 President Goodluck Jonathan on Friday re-appointed former Minister of State for Defence, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro (Lagos), with six others as ministerial nominees and consequently sought Senate's confirmation for the new appointments. Obanikoro, a former Nigeria's High Commissioner to Ghana, had resigned from the cabinet of the president last year along with former ministers of information […]

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Disabled Protest Destruction of Buhari/Osibajo Billboards in C/River

 Disabled persons under the auspices of All Progressives Congress (APC) Persons with Disabilities (APCPWD) on Friday in Calabar protested the destruction of the Buhari/Osibajo billboards in some parts of Cross River State. The disabled members of the party staged the protest hours before the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), President Goodluck Jonathan, […]

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NIGERIA: Herdsmen Kill 9 in Benue

Fulani herdsmen on Friday launched a deadly attack on five villages in Logo local government area of Benue State killing nine people in the process and burning over 100 hundred houses. The villages attacked included Chembe, Tse-Mue, Ifer, Mgbakpa and Oragbai all in Ukemberagya council ward which is four kilometres away from Anyiin, headquarters of […]

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Prayer, Intercession for Nigeria

In view of the heated and fierce contest over the presidential elections in 2015, Covenant Keepers Network (CKN) – an offshoot of Congress On Christian Ethics (COCEN) has been divinely directed to raise an altar of prayer for Nigeria and mobilise Christians to pray earnestly for the Lord's intervention in the forthcoming election, stating, “We […]

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NIGERIA: Born to Rule Syndrome in Lagos

 There is an old saying that power corrupts and absolute power corrupts absolutely. That saying is very applicable to the plight of the APC as it positions for  power  its candidate in the forthcoming Lagos State governorship  elections Akin Ambode against his  opponent Jimi  Agbaje  of the PDP. This is because for  a long    time […]