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No rift over APC campaign council- says spokesman

There is neither riff nor mistrust between All Progressives Congress (APC) National Chairman Senator Abdullahi Adamu and presidential standard bearer Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, the ruling party clarified yesterday. The National Working Committee (NWC) also debunked reports that Adamu transmitted a protest letter to Tinubu to withdraw the list of Presidential …

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Tinubu to pacify Adamu with 2,000 appointments.

The All Progressives Congress presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu is planning to include an additional 2,000 members in the newly constituted Presidential Campaign Council of the party. He is set to pacify APC National Working Committee members and state governors who were dissatisfied with the 422-member campaign council. The development …

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There was tension and chaos at the Nkwo Market in Umunze, Orumba South Local Government Area of Anambra State, on Thursday, as soldiers stormed the area and started shooting sporadically into the air. This is following the reported killing of five soldiers and two civilians by some yet-to-be-identified gunmen in …

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Crisis: NWC members return N122.4m received from PDP

No fewer than four members of the National Working Committee Peoples Democratic Party have returned N122.4 million paid into their accounts by the main opposition party leader. There had been media reports that the PDP’s National Chairman, Iyorchia Ayu, allegedly paid over N100m to the NWC members after the party’s …

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CBN goes after states, farmers over N600b unpaid loans

The central bank of Nigeria has begun an aggressive drive to recover the loans it gave out under its development finance interventions. Top on the list of debtors is state governments whose monthly Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) accruals are already being debited directly every month. The deductions will last …

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Aggrieved Governors Boycott Atiku Campaign Books Launch.

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, Wednesday, inaugurated the party‘s Presidential Campaign Council in line with the 2023 elections timetable of the Independent National Electoral Commission. This is as the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, and the Labour Party presidential standard bearer, …

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Founder Of Bukka Hut, Laolu Martins Commits Suicide.

The family of Laolu Martins, one of the co-founders of Bukka Hut, a leading fast-food chain in Nigeria, has announced his death. Meanwhile, a journalist, Eniola Daniel, said on Twitter that Martins committed suicide in Lekki, Lagos, at around 3am September 28. A statement by the family on Wednesday said …

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