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We all agree our nation should remain one – Osinbajo

Acting President gives an overall view, so far, of his ongoing consultations over ethnic agitations and exchanges between groups in the North and South-East at Iftar dinner he hosted earlier tonight at the Presidential Villa with Northern Traditional Rulers.

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Buhari @ 2 anniversary: We’ve focused on bringing persons accused of corruption to book —Osinbajo

DEAR Nigerians, I bring you good wishes from President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, who as we all know is away from the country on medical vacation. Today marks the second anniversary of our assumption of office. We must thank the Almighty God not only for preserving our lives to celebrate this second anniversary, but for giving us hope, strength and confidence as we faced the challenges of the past two years.

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We are greater together than apart 50 years after Biafra, by Osinbajo

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has said that we are greater together than apart.

Osinbajo speaking at the Biafra Colloquium; 50 Years After on Thursday said that the ‘spilling of blood in dispute is hardly ever worth the losses. Of the fallouts of bitter wars is the anger that can so easily be rekindled by those who for good or ill want to resuscitate the fire.’

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Fake journalists, bloggers invent phantom stories, spend money to push such– Lai Mohammed –

Speech by the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, at the Annual National Conference and General Meeting of the NIPR in Ilorin, Kwara State, on Thursday, 27 April 2017 PROTOCOL I am most honoured to be here today to attend the annual national conference and general meeting of the Nigerian Institute of Public
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Why we must unite and make progress, by Goodluck Jonathan

My dear party members, on behalf of the leaders of our great party, I welcome you all to this meeting of stakeholders. Thank you for finding time to attend, even at such a short notice. I specially welcome our State Governors and deputy Governors, our members of the National Assembly who are competently flying our party flag, as well as Senator Ali Modu Sheriff and Senator Ahmed Makarfi who are our eminent party leaders.

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Who’s afraid of restructuring Nigeria ?

The quest for the restructuring of the Nigerian political system has been made relentlessly since the 1914 amalgamation of the Northern and Southern Protectorates by the British colonial conquerors. The British employed violence and military might to defeat opposition to their take-over of native lands. Bloodshed and widespread destruction resulted from the final overthrow of indigenous political authorities at the time. The effects of the British action are still haunting Nigeria till this day.

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