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Hate Speech Bill Duplicating Cybercrime Act – Saraki

Hate Speech Bill Duplicating Cybercrime Act – Saraki

Minister of State for Transportation, Gbemisola Saraki has criticised sponsors of a new bill on hate speech, saying the Cybercrime Acts(2015) which is already in existence will suffice to check social media violators. Saraki reacted to the contentious bill on Wednesday, which is already before the National Assembly. The bill was sponsored by Senator Sabi […]

Buhari, Osinbajo in cordial relationship – Presidency

Buhari, Osinbajo in cordial relationship – Presidency

The Presidency has debunked reports of a misunderstanding between the Office of the President and the Vice President. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters Senator Babajide Omowurare made this clarification while briefing journalists at the National Assembly. Responding to critics who have questioned President Buhari’s decision to sign the amended […]

BREAKING: Supreme court dismisses Atiku’s appeal against Buhari’s victory

BREAKING: Supreme court dismisses Atiku’s appeal against Buhari’s victory

The supreme court has dismissed the appeal filed by Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), against President Muhammadu Buhari’s election victory. The apex court dismissed the appeal on Wednesday after hearing Atiku’s suit against Buhari’s victory at the presidential election petition tribunal.

Group fingers opposition, disgruntled elements behind falsehood to demoralise military on war against Boko Haram

Group fingers opposition, disgruntled elements behind falsehood to demoralise military on war against Boko Haram

The Coalition Against Terrorism and Extremism (CATE) has accused the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate at the last polls, Atiku Abubakar, of leading other disgruntled politicians to sponsor falsehood just to demoralise the Nigerian military. CATE made this known in a press conference on Monday in Abuja in reaction to a piece […]

Pro-democracy group slams Speaker Gbajabiamila over unguarded utterances to derail Buhari’s govt

Pro-democracy group slams Speaker Gbajabiamila over unguarded utterances to derail Buhari’s govt

The National Democratic Front (NDF) has warned Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, to stop playing politics with issues of national security and quit making utterances to derail President Muhammadu Buhari’s government. This caution trails Mr Gbajabiamila’s statement on Friday where he appeared to have berated the Service Chiefs for failing to honour […]

Atiku and PDP should apologise to Nigerians for distracting Buhari with petition

Atiku and PDP should apologise to Nigerians for distracting Buhari with petition

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has asked the PDP and its presidential candidate in the last elections to apologize to Nigerians for willfully distracting the Buhari Administration with a frivolous election petition, instead of appealing the ruling of Wednesday’s Presidential Election Petition Tribunal. In a statement issued in St Petersburg, Russian Federation, on […]

After Assault, Ekweremadu Returns From Germany

After Assault, Ekweremadu Returns From Germany

FORMER Deputy Senate President and serving Senator Ike Ekweramadu have returned to Nigeria after he was attacked by some IPOB members in Germany. The Senator arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Abuja today. Speaking to journalists at the airport, Ekweremadu described his assault as the actions of a few misguided individuals and not a […]

Buhari centre fires back at Timi Frank

Buhari centre fires back at Timi Frank

says Jonathan should apologize to Nigerians, not Buhari… A research center dedicated to documenting the ideals of the Muhammadu Buhari presidency known as Buhari Phenomenal Leadership Centre has fired back at a political activist and former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, over his recent call on Nigerians, […]

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