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FULL TEXT: Obasanjo writes another letter, implores Buhari to be proactive

Ajani Kayode In the open letter dated July 15, former President Olusegun Obasanjo advised the president on consulting some stakeholders and those who are affected with insecurity, from the top to the grassroot level, including past leaders, security chiefs, past and present local government leaders, and other concerned citizens. Read full letter below. Obasanjo writes PMB open…
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VP Osinbajo visits Pa Fasoranti over death of daughter

Olusola Elijah Vice President of Nigeria, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo on today paid a condolence visit to the leader of the pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, Pa Reuben Fasoranti, in Akure, Ondo State over the murder of Mrs. Funke Olakunrin It should be…
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Blackout hits New York City

Ekpa Stanley A major power outage early Saturday evening struck the heart of New York City, including parts of midtown Manhattan and the Upper West Side, where 42,000 customers were affected, according to utility Con Edison. Similar happened after 42 years ago in New York with customers were left stranded. The city’s transit authority tweeted that multiple stations were not…
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Veteran actor, Pappy Jyde, is dead

Oluwakemi Adelagun The Nigerian movie industry has lost one of its rare gems to the cold hands of death as one of it own, Jide Ogungbade called Pappy Jyde is dead. The death of the veteran theatre director, actor, and broadcaster was made public in a statement jointly signed by Pastor Niyi Gbade and Ayotade Ogungbade on behalf of the family. He was reported to have passed on…
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AFCON: Chukwueze, Ekong send Nigeria into the semi-finals

Olusola Elijah Super Eagles of Nigeria today booked their place in the semifinal of the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations Egypt after defeating their counterpart, Bafana Bafana of South Africa Goals from Villarreal wonderkid, Samuel Chukwueze and Udineze defender, William…
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Buhari to submit ministerial list before week runs out- Senate President

Olusola Elijah President of the Senate, Ahmed Lawan today said President Muhammadu Buhari’s ministerial list should be at the floor of the national Assembly before the end of the week Lawan made this known in a plenary on Wednesday following a Point of Order raised by Senator Albert Bassey Akpan (Akwa Ibom North East). Senator Akpan stated that the list should be transmitted to…
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