Death of ‘Dogara Zoning-Formula’ : How Reps sacrificed federal character, excluded Igbo

Yakubu Dogara

By Johnbosco Agbakwuru For over 50 days after the House of Representatives was inaugurated, the leadership knew no peace. Sleep apparently took flight from Speaker Yakubu Dogara and his deputy, Yussuf Lasu, while nocturnal meetings, blackmail and accusation of disobedience to the All Progressives Congress, APC, the party that produced them were the More...

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There’s nothing wrong if SSS boss is our member — APC

The All Progressives Congress, APC, has insisted that the Director General of the State Security Services, SSS, Lawal Daura, is not a card-carrying member of the party, saying nothing short of producing Mr. Daura’s More...

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Nigerian Hacking Governors Forum: Amaechi, Akpabio, Uduaghan Hacked Phones Too

The governor of Bayelsa state, Seriake Dickson, is not the only politician hacking phones and intercepting communication of political peers and rivals in Nigeria. Almost all recent governors of the South South region More...

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Audit queries must be answered in 24 hours, Buhari tells public officials

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Auditor-General of the Federation to ensure that all outstanding audit queries are conclusively resolved within 30 days. Mr. Buhari has also ordered that henceforth, all More...

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Alleged fraud: “I’m not scared of DSS, EFCC” – PDP spokesman, Metuh

National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Saturday reacted to allegations leveled against him by aggrieved workers of the party. The staff had accused the opposition spokesman of fraud, More...

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18 banks to publish 1600 debtors’ names this week

Over 18 Deposit Money Banks and discount houses operating in the country will publish the names of at least 1600 customers whose loans have become non-performing this week, findings by our correspondents have shown. This More...

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OONI: Sijuwade’s son weds today

By Gbenga Olarinoye, Osogbo The families of the Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuwade, and the former National Emergency Management Authority, NEMA boss, Mrs Remi Olowu, will, today, join their son and daughter in holy More...

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Senators’ vote meant to spite Buhari — Marafa

Spokesperson for the Senate Unity Forum, Senator Kabir Marafa, in this interview with SUNDAY ABORISADE, alleged that his colleagues passed a vote of confidence in Dr. Bukola Saraki’s senate leadership in order More...

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Saraki seeks Emir’s help on Buhari

In his efforts to make peace with the Presidency over its distaste on the composition of the senate leadership, Senate President Bukola Saraki, has resorted to seeking the assistance of emirs and traditional rulers, More...

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Anenih @ 82 and the longing for more odysseys

By Sufuyan Ojeifo “Mr Lely, I desire you would use all your skill to paint my picture truly like me, and not flatter me at all; but remark all these roughnesses, pimples, warts and everything as you see me, More...