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Offa robbery: Police declare four gang leaders wanted, release pictures

get link The Nigerian police today declared four of the gangsters who participated in the bloody bank robbery incidents in Offa on 4 April wanted. They also released their photographs, while in action. The images provided were the clearest, since the incident exactly a month ago. The police said the Kwara State Government has also promised a N5 million bounty for information about the suspects, and they listed the hotlines to be contacted as 08062080913, 08126285268, 08032365122, 07056792065, 08088450152. It was the latest update provided by the police following the arrest of…

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BREAKING: Kashim Shettima, Ali Modu Sheriff reconcile as former governor joins APC

buy Lyrica overnight The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has finally received former Borno State Governor and its leader, Sen. Ali Modu Sheriff to its fold. The development came a week after Sheriff announced his return to the party following his exit nearly four years ago. Sheriff, who was received by his political godson and once arch-rival, the state Governor, Kashim Shettima, at a stakeholders meeting in Government House, Maiduguri, on Friday said he has forgiven everybody. “I have forgiven everybody who has one way or the other wronged me. I bear no…

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APC insists there will be no tenure elongation, to retain zoning formula

http://sparkwebgroup.com/blog/ The All Progressives Congress (APC) has maintained that there will be elections into all offices during next month’s congresses and convention of the party. Speaking to The Nation, APC’s National Publicity Secretary, Bolaji Abdullahi, also disclosed that the party will retain its zoning formula. The party, he said, overruled Adamawa State Governor, Jibrilla Bindow’s suggestion that there would be no elective congresses. Abdullahi also made it clear there will be no tenure elongation for any officer. “There will be elections in all the ward, local government, state and national levels….

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2019: Buhari deserves second term, PDP total failure – Anyim

A former governorship candidate of the All progressives Congress, APC, in Abia State in the 2015 general election, Dr. Nyerere Anyim has said that President Muhammadu Buhari deserves a second term in office. Anyim pointed out that another term in office would enable the President correct what he described as PDP’s 16 years of mistakes in Nigeria. Anyim said the President has already done enough for Nigeria if one takes into account the poor state of affairs when he came into power. He was speaking while reacting to President Muhammadu Buhari’s…

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APC rejects Buhari’s reversal of Oyegun’s tenure extension

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that the party’s national working committee (NWC) led by its chairman, John Odigie-Oyegun’s tenure extension still stands despite President Muhammadu Buhari’s rejection. National Publicity Secretary of the Party, Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi, made this known while in a chat with journalists in Abuja on Tuesday. According to him, President Buhari only expressed a personal opinion which cannot be considered the decision of the National Executive Council (NEC) which approved the extension in the first place. He insisted that the decision still stands until the…

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APC: Tinubu reacts to Buhari’s position on tenure of Oyegun, others

National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has spoken on President Muhammadu Buhari’s demand that tenure extension of party leaders be reversed. The former Lagos state governor’s reaction is contained in a statement he personally signed on Tuesday. He hailed Buhari for affirming that the party remains faithful to the principles of internal democracy and the rule of law. It read: “In his address to the March 27 NEC meeting, President Buhari stated that talk of extension or elongation of the tenures of national and state party executive officers was…

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Full text of what Buhari said at APC NEC meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday addressed the National Executive Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC). He called on party members to close ranks, noting that disunity would not help them. The president also spoke on the tenure on the APC officials and what must be done. Full text of his speech: “I am delighted to once again welcome you to this National Executive Committee Meeting of our great party. As we usually do, I hope we will take the opportunity of this gathering to resolve outstanding issues and consolidate…

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Why APC will rule Imo for 24 years – Okorocha

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, yesterday, said the All Progressives Congress,  will rule the State for 24 years. He said this is because the party in the state has achieved a lot under seven years to win the trust of the electorates. In a statement to newsmen in Owerri, by his Chief Press Secretary, CPS, Sam Onwuemeodo, Okorocha said his political opponents are trying hard to use the said attack on Archbishop Anthony Obinna at the weekend Okorocha supported his son-in-law to be the next governor of Imo, by saying that, “The…

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Secondus Recommits to PDP Reform

The national chairman of the People’s Democratic Party is committed to implementing his reform agenda to take the party to new height. the party chief is quoted as affirming his faith in the strength of the party even as efforts are on to appease all aggrieved leaders of the party. The party chairman reaffirm his committment to the three Rs which formed the major plank of his campaign,the statement noted “The national chairman alongside other leaders will reform,rebuild and retake power for the party in 2018 and 2019.The challenges are…

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2019: Why Buhari may lose in Bauchi State – Nasiru Darazo

President Muhammadu Buhari may risk Bauchi state’s cumulative votes if APC insists on giving the party’s governorship ticket to Governor Mohammad Abubakar in 2019 election. An APC chieftain, Alhaji Nasiru Darazo told DAILY POST in an interview in Bauchi that all strategies have been put in place to politically bury Abubakar’s second term, alleging huge failure of APC under the governor. Darazo who is from the faction of speaker Yakubu Dogara and that of Dr Ibrahim Lame added that they will not spare anything in an effort to dislodge Abubakar…

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