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Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has stated that the Federal Government lacks the powers to seize or forcefully take land from states for the establishment of grazing reserves or livestock production centres. Osinbajo also announced that herdsmen will pay for the services to be rendered by the proposed ranches or grazing reserves by the government. He stated […]

The Nigerian power elite is often accused of working as a cartel. Being one of the least trusted groups of people, politicians are seen as a small circle within the population working tirelessly to keep the majority out of government. Because most citizens are excluded from governance, we have seen Nigerian politics slowly turn into […]

The Ekiti State Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Dr. Tope Aluko who was at war with his ally, the Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose has made a U-turn and reconciled with the governor. Aluko who had confessed on live TV that he was releasing what he called secrets of how the Ekiti election was […]

The All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate, Chief Timipre Sylva, has rejected the outcome of the rerun election, particularly the cancellation of Wards seventeen and four where fifty-two thousand votes were reportedly cancelled. He said the party would explore legal means to challenge the results of the election.   Sylva, who also regretted the alleged […]

In Osun state, the All Progressives Congress APC has urged the citizens of the state to observe a three-day special fasting and praying period from tomorrow, January 6 to Friday, January 8, 2016. The state chairman of the party, Gboyega Famodun gave the directives in a statement by the Director of Publicity, Research and Strategy […]

As more revelations regarding the alleged billion dollars arms scandal continue to unfold on daily basis, the Speaker, Kwara State House of Assembly, Dr Ali Ahmad has tasked the Federal Government to ensure that every individual who involved in the scam is prosecuted regardless of their status or class in the society. He stated this […]

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has dismissed a statement by the Governor of Ekiti State, claiming that the party had a plan to upturn the judgement of the Supreme Court that upheld his election. According to the chairman of the party in Ekiti State, Mr Jide Awe ,“As far as the APC is concerned, since […]

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said President Muhammadu Buhari should probe former President Goodluck Jonathan if he wishes to do so rather than going round in circles.The party said if indeed, the government’s anti-corruption war and investigations include the expenditure of former President Jonathan security votes from 2011, then it should be extended to […]

The Federal Government said yesterday said the poor state of the country’s economy is the direct consequence of its mismanagement and the looting of the national treasury under the immediate past administration. Segun Adeyemi, the senior adviser to Minister of Information and Culture Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said this in a statement issued yesterday in Abuja. […]

Kogi State Governor, Idris Wada, yesterday announced the setting up of a transition committee to facilitate handover to a new government. Wada, who lost his bid for a second tenure, will hand over to Alhaji Yahaya Bello of the All Progressives Congress (APC), who won last Saturday’s poll. The governor, whose four-year term will end […]

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