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Will Babachir, Oke get unbiased probe?

ON Tuesday, 19 April 2017, President Muhammadu Buhari’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, announced that the President had suspended the embattled Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Mr. David Babachir Lawal and the Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency, NIA, Ambassador Ayo Oke, from office pending the conclusion of the job of a probe panel set up to look into allegations of corruption against them.

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Gov. Shettima vs Borno Christians

NORTHERN Nigeria is now blest with some well-educated, patriotic, modernised and progressive-minded leaders like former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, former Governor Sule Lamido of Jigawa State, the Governor of Borno State, Alhaji Kashim Shettima (who has borne the main brunt of the Boko Haram insurgency), the reformist Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi and renowned human rights activist, Senator Shehu Sani.

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Only way Buhari can win again

THERE is nothing unusual or new about the self-serving antics of government hirelings and political jobbers like Femi Adesina, one of the Presidential spokesmen, waxing rhapsodic about the electoral appeal or might of their principals. Adesina said President Muhammadu Buhari would win the presidential election in 2019. The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Babachir Lawal (some call him the “grass-cutter”) was the first to break this earth-shattering news that Buhari would run again in 2019.

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Musings over Tinubu’s presidential ambition

ASIWAJU is hungry. No matter how he and his media aides want to twist the issue, the truth is out. Penultimate Saturday, Alhaji Bola Ahmed Tinubu, with the full compliments of his political flunkeys and acolytes, stormed Akure the Ondo State capital, for the inauguration of his estranged political protégé, Barrister Rotimi Akeredolu (SAN) as the new Governor of the Sunshine State.

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Bolanle Ambode, others join Abiola Salami as he unveils Champ City

In a bid to continually inspire and develop competence amongst women and youths, Abiola Salami, founder at iamaCHAMP Group, a total capacity development firm, on Sunday February 26, unveiled the Xceptional Woman Pack.A multimedia inspirational toolkit for women amidst pomp and pageantry at the newly opened ChampCity facility located in the upscale Dolphin Estate, Ikoyi, Lagos

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