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NIGERIA: Fuel scarcity was arranged to sabotage my government – President Goodluck Jonathan

President Goodluck Jonathan has said that the fuel scarcity being witnessed in the country was arranged to sabotage his government. Jonathan made the comment on Wednesday, May 27, 2015, during the valedictory session of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) in Abuja, Daily Independent reports. The president had come under severe criticism for remaining silent on […]

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Inauguration Day Goodluck Jonathan presents handover notes to President-elect, Buhari

President Goodluck Jonathan, during a ceremony at the Aso chambers, State House in Abuja today, May 28, 2015, presented incoming president, Muhammadu Buhari, the handover notes for the inauguration ceremony as well as  handover notes from the National Conference. The handover took place in the presence of dignitaries including the Vice President Namadi Sambo, Vice-President […]

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NIGERIA: ‘Osinbajo is misleading Nigerians,’ PDP says

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused Vice President-elect, Yemi Osinbajo of misleading Nigerians as regards the country’s debt profile. Osinbajo had said on Wednesday, May 20, 2015, that President Goodluck Jonathan is leaving behind a debt profile of $60 billion for the incoming administration of President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari. PDP National Publicity Secretary, Olisa Metuh […]

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NIGERIA: PDP appoints ex-Minister as BoT Chairman

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Board of Trustees (BoT) has chosen former Defence Minister, Haliru Bello Mohammed as its acting Chairman. Mohammed was appointed on Monday, May 25, 2015 at the BoT meeting in Abuja. The appointment was announced by Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, at the end of the meeting. Ekweremadu explained that Mohammed […]