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Go To Court, Atiku Tells Sanusi Lamido Thu Feb, 20 2014
Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has cautioned the Federal Government against abuse of power following the abrupt manner the CBN Governor, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi was suspended.
Uduaghan Harps On E-Government As He Swears In New HOS Mon Feb, 03 2014
Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta State on Monday swore-in a new head for the State’s Civil Service, Mr. Paul Evuarherhe, with a charge on Civil Servants and Public Office holders to be dedicated to their duties and render selfless service.
Uduaghan Charges Elders To Inculcate The Right Societal Values Mon Feb, 03 2014
DELTA State Governor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan has enjoined elder statesmen in the State to sustain positive growth of the society by mentoring the younger generations.
Atiku Dumps PDP For APC Sun Feb, 02 2014
The bleeding in Nigeria’s ruling Peoples Democratic Party continued today with the defection of former Vice President of the country and a founding member of the party, Atiku Abubakar to the newly formed All Progressive Congress (APC).
APC leaders divided over Oshiomhole  Sun Feb, 02 2014
Division appears to have cropped up among leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) over the possible choice of Edo State governor, Adams Oshiomhole, as the party’s vice presidential candidate.
Nigeria Is Practicing Civilian System Of Governance, Not Democracy – Clarke Tue Jan, 07 2014
A Nigerian lawyer has said that the system of government practiced in Nigeria is a civilian government, lacking necessary institutions and not a democratic government.
Nigeria's Aviation Minister, Stella Oduah, In Certificate Scandal Tue Jan, 07 2014
Nigeria’s Minister of Aviation Stella Oduah Ogiemwonyi is facing a new scandal; this time it is concerning her Masters Degree.
Gunmen Kill 30 In Jos, Nigeria attack  Mon Jan, 06 2014
JOS, Nigeria - Gunmen killed 30 people in a village in central Nigeria on Monday, officials said, in a religiously-mixed region with a long history of ethnic and communal violence.
Rivers State Govt. Accuses Wike, Bipi of High Court Bombing Mon Jan, 06 2014
The Rivers state government has accused the supervising minister of education, Nyesom Wike and the self proclaimed speaker of the Rivers state House of Assembly, Evans Bipi of masterminding the bombing of a State High Court at Ahoada, in Ahoada East local government area of the State. A state high court in Okehi was also razed down by unknown persons in the early hours of Monday.
NNPC Dismisses Alleged $10.8 Billion Missing Oil Revenue Mon Jan, 06 2014
Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, yesterday cleared the air over allegation of missing $10.8 billion of the controversial un-remitted $49.8 billion oil revenue.
Tukur Blasts Obasanjo Over Letter To Jonathan Thu Dec, 12 2013
The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Bamanga Tukur, on Wednesday described the letter written by Olusegun Obasanjo to President Goodluck Jonathan as most unfortunate, cautioning the former president to tread with caution with his personal attacks against fellow elder statesmen or those who occupy exalted political positions in the country.
2015: Atiku's Posters Flood Abuja Mon Dec, 09 2013
ABUJA- AHEAD of 2015 Presidential election, posters of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar yesterday Sunday appeared on the streets of the nation’s capital city, Abuja.
Nigerian International Airport Re-Opens Fri Dec, 06 2013
Nigerian aviation authorities have reopened the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in the capital city of Abuja, a day after it was closed to flights following an incident involving a Saudi Cargo plane.
Fuel Tanker Explosion Rocks Nigerian Capital Fri Dec, 06 2013
An explosion which could be heard many kilometers away resulted in uncontrolled panic in Nigeria’s Federal Capital Territory on Thursday as residents thought the blast was from a bomb detonated by members of Boko Haram insurgent group.
Benin Republic Frees Asari Dokubo After Jonathan Intervenes Fri Nov, 29 2013
Authorities of the Republic of Benin freed a former militant leader from Nigeria's oil-rich Delta region on Friday after a personal intervention by Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan, a government spokesman said.

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