Monthly Archives: September 2017

Senator Aisha Alhassan Sets 20-month Speedy Achievement Target for ABU FCT Alumni

Aisha Alhassan

The Chairperson of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, branch of the Ahmadu Bello University Alumni Association, Zaria, Senator Aisha Jummai Alhassan, has set a 20-month target to boost the achievement of the organisation in FCT. She disclosed this in her welcome address at the congress meeting of the FCT branch held at A-Class Event Centre, Maitama, Abuja, saying “we ...

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IGP Withdraws Criminal Charge Against Former Mainstreet Bank MD, Akingbola, 5 Others

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP) on Friday, withdrew a seven count-criminal charge filed against a former Managing Director of Mainstreet Bank Registrars, Mr. Oluwadare Akingbola, and five others before a Federal High Court, Lagos. Others listed in the criminal charge alongside Akingbola are: Suleiman Adedokun; Adegbami Adegoke Elijah; Patrick Okoh; Dauda Taiwo Oluwasshola and Olufemi Charles Olanihun. In the charge ...

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Gunmen Abduct Rev. Father In Edo

The Catholic Bishop of Auchi Diocese, Most. Rev Gabriel Dunia, on Thursday confirmed the abduction of a priest, Rev. Fr. Lawrence Adorolo by unknown gunmen. Dunia confirmed the abduction at a press conference in Auchi, Etsako West Local Government Area of Edo State. According to the Bishop, the priest was kidnapped along Auchi-Okpella highway on Wednesday evening. “Rev. Fr. Adorolo ...

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2019: Fayose Declares Presidential Ambition, Vows To Win

Defying his party on Thursday, Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, has formally declared to contest 2019 presidential election, vowing the he will defeat the incumbent Nigeria’s President, Mr. Muhammadu Buhari. He made his intention to clinch the number one office in the country in Abuja. The Governor, whose tenure elapses next year, had on Tuesday written a letter to ...

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(OPINION) PDP Candidate, Peter Obi and Return of Godfatherism in Anambra By Ibekwe Ozuigbo


One dreaded monster all Anambrarians are united in condemning is political godfatherism in the state. This is a monster that have denied the state its rightful place in the country. It is a phenomenon that concentrates power, state resources and machineries in the hands of one man. States where godfatherism still exist in Nigeria are next in the lines of ...

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Nigeria at 57: FG Declares Monday, 2nd October Public Holiday

Minister of Interior Lt Gen Dambazau

The Federal Government has declared Monday, October 2, 2017 Public Holiday to commemorate Nigeria’s 57th Independence Anniversary. The Minister of Interior, Lt Gen. Abdulrahman Bello Dambazau (Rtd), who made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government, congratulated Nigerians on the anniversary and urged them to sustain the collective efforts towards maintaining and strengthening the unity of Nigeria. According to ...

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