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R-E-V-E-A-L-E-D: Why Tinubu May Stop Buhari`s 2nd Term Bid, The 5 Factions In APC

Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, saying stop to Buhari`s 2nd term(?) If insinuations and talks currently going on  within the political empire and circle of friends of the national leader of the All Progressive Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu is anything to be considered, the second term agenda being plotted by some close aides (Cabal) of Nigerian`s President, Mr. Muhammadu ...

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Manchester United 4-0 Crystal Palace: Marouane Fellaini nets twice

Marouane Fellaini scored twice as Manchester United eased to a 4-0 victory over struggling Crystal Palace on Saturday. Juan Mata gave United the lead after just three minutes at Old Trafford before Fellaini finished from close range either side of half-time. Romelu Lukaku completed the scoring late on as United secured their fourth 4-0 win of the season.   Injury-hit ...

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Chelsea 0-1 Manchester City: Kevin De Bruyne stunner seals away win, as Conte says, ‘You need time to recover to play Man City’

A stunning strike from Kevin de Bruyne sealed a 1-0 victory for Manchester City over champions Chelsea. Pep Guardiola’s side dominated possession throughout the game at Stamford Bridge but it took a powerful effort from De Bruyne in the 67th minute to see the visitors take all three points. Chelsea offered little in terms of a reply, with in-form striker ...

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After 3 Years, Finally, APC Holds National Convention in November

After its repeated inability to convene its mid-term non elective national convention, the ruling All Progressives Congress APC is now set to hold the all-important meeting in November, reports Vanguard. Ahead of the 2019 general elections, the party had continued to draw flaks from some party chieftains following its inability to hold the convention in April, but party leaders had ...

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2019: Sule Lamido berths in S/East for Presidential Campaig – By Vincent Ujumadu

Sule Lamido (PDP Presidential hopeful)   FORMER governor of Jigawa State, Alhaji Sule Lamido has become the first presidential aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to have an intimidating campaign office in the South East for the 2019 elections.   The magnificent two-storey edifice consisting of six flats and adjoining offices located at Umuokpu area of Awka, was donated ...

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Seven dead in huge car bomb in Mogadishu’

A huge car bomb has killed at least seven people and wounded several others in Somali capital Mogadishu, Garowe Online website reports. Witnesses said the car bomb was detonated at London Gate Restaurant located near Peace Garden in Mogadishu’s Hamarweyne District, the website reported. A police official, Captain Mohamed Hussein, confirmed to Garowe Online that at least seven people, mostly ...

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South Africa, Senegal To Replay World Cup Qualifier In November

The 2018 World Cup qualifier between South Africa and Senegal will be replayed on either November 8 or November 9, the Senegalese Football Federation (FSF) said on Friday. The FSF said FIFA had decided on the possible dates for the rearranged game, with the initial 2-1 South Africa victory on November 12, 2016, having been chalked off after the match ...

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Cameroon bans pro-independence rallies in Anglophone area

Cameroon has banned public meetings and travel in a mainly English-speaking region ahead of a protest to demand independence for the area. The South-West region’s border with Nigeria has also been shut to block “infiltration” by people threatening Cameroon’s unity, officials said. Pro-independence marches have been planned for Sunday, the 56th anniversary of Cameroon’s unification. English speakers accuse the Francophone ...

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57 years after independence: Nigeria still dancing naked in public – TUC

     The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) on Friday said 57 years after the nation’s independence, Nigeria was still “dancing naked” in the public to the full glare of the whole world while its roof is still on fire and challenge the nation’s leadership to see this year’s independence celebration as an opportunity to reposition the country. President ...

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$2.1bn arms probe: Don’t try us with Dasuki, ex-Gov Bafarawa, son beg court

Erstwhile Governor of Sokoto State, Attahiru Bafarawa, and his son, Sagir, who were accused of complicity in the illegal diversion of $2.1 billion meant for the procurement of arms, yesterday, applied for their trial to be separated from that of the former National Security Adviser, NSA, Col. Sambo Dasuki.        The duo, alongside their family company, Dalhatu Investment Ltd, ...

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