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Tambuwal Woos FCT PDP Delegates

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Nation 

A presidential aspirants on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and governor of Sokoto state, Aminu Tambuwal says technological advancement remains key to national development.

Atiku Inaugurates Campaign Committee

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Nation 

A sixty member committee has been inaugurated to work for the nomination of Atiku Abubakar as the presidential candidate of the People Democratic Party, PDP.

Osun Campaign Ends

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Nation 

Campaigns for Saturday’s Osun governorship election are expected to end at midnight on Thursday.

Osun Election: INEC Distribute Sensitive Materials

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Nation 

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has commenced the distribution of sensitive materials to all the thirty local government areas in Osun state for Saturday’s governorship election.

Osinbajo Charges The Media On Developmental Agenda Setting

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Nation 

The broadcasting organizations of Nigeria held its seventieth general assembly in Abuja on Thursday with a charge to the media to brace up for the coverage challenges ahead of the 2019 general elections

Shiite Protest Disrupts Traffic, Business Activities In Abuja

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Nation 

Business activities in the federal capital territory were substantially disrupted on Thursday as a result of traffic lock down on the major roads.

Amaju Pinnick Re-Elected NFF President

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Nation 

Amaju Pinnick has made history as the first individual to be re-elected as president of the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF.

Shedrack Madlion Dies

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Nation 

The group managing director of safari 54 and a regular agricultural expert and analyst on AIT’S current affairs programmes, Kakaaki, Focus Nigeria and Moneyline, Shedrack Madlion is dead.

Dickson Says Ijaw Nation Stands On Restructuring

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Nation 

Restructuring for the Ijaw nation is not a political slogan but, a matter of survival.

Convicted South African Fraudster Charged With Racist Rant

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A convicted South African fraudster Kessie Nair has been arrested over a racist rant against the country's President Cyril Ramaphosa on social media.

Nigeria, Niger Republic Sign Security Pact

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Nation 

Nigeria and Niger Republic have signed a memorandum of understanding on joint security operations along the Nigeria-Niger border regions, comprising the states of Sokoto, Zamfara and Katsina.

Civil Defence Corps Mobilizes Personnel For Osun Election

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Nation 

The commandant general of the Nigeria security and civil defence corps Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu has directed a massive deployment of personnel, mobile surveillance vehicles and sniffer dogs for the Saturday’s Osun state governorship election.

Somalia Arrests Four Soldiers Over Death Of School Girl

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Four soldiers have been arrested in Somalia after a nine-year-old schoolgirl was shot dead in the capital Mogadishu.

Borno Police Charges Politicians To Play By The Rules

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Nation 

As political activities towards the 2019 general elections gear up across the country, politicians in Borno state have been asked to play by the rules.

North/South Korea Meeting Gives New Momentum To Denuclearization Negotiations

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International News 

Kim Jong Un and Moon Jae-In visited the spiritual birthplace of the Korean nation on Thursday for a show of unity after their north-south summit gave new momentum to Pyongyang’s negotiations with Washington.

Buhari Appoints Amaechi As Campaign Organization D-G

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Nation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of a campaign organization for his re-election in 2019 with Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi as Secretary/Director General.

VP Osinbajo Visits Affected Flood Areas In Anambra

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Nation 

The federal government is to provide food and relief materials to victims of Anambra flood disaster.

Trump Recommends Wall Across The Sahara To Solve Migrant Crisis

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International News 

Spain's Foreign Minister Josep Borrell, says US President, Donald Trump, has recommended building a wall across the Sahara to solve Europe's migrant crisis.

Ford’s Lawyer Accuses U.S. Senate Of “Rushing” Kavanaugh’s Hearing

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International News 

The lawyer for a woman who accuses US Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, of sexual assault has said the Senate's "rush" to a hearing is "unnecessary".

President Buhari Names Campaign Organisation

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Nation 

Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari, has approved the appointment of a campaign organization for his re-election in 2019 with Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi as Secretary/Director General.