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Every Govt has the sacred responsibility of addressing welfare … by Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari flanked by Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State and the Senate President, Bukola Saraki while the Speaker House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara (r); Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara State(l) and other dignitaries looked on as the President cuts the tape during the commissioning ceremony of Arkila 500 Housing Units as part of the activities marking the working visit of the President to Sokoto State at  Kalambaina Road, Sokoto. Photo by Abayomi ADESHIDA 05/11/2016.

President Buhari’s Address at the inauguration of Kalambaina Housing Estate, Sokoto November 5, 2016 4:56 pm by ismaila.chafe – Nigeria – ADDRESS BY HIS EXCELLENCY MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA AT THE COMMISSIONING CEREMONY OF 500 HOUSING UNITS AT KALAMBAINA HOUSING ESTATE, SOKOTO ON SATURDAY, 5TH NOVEMBER, 2016 It is my
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NJC stings DSS, accuses it of intimidating judiciary 

The National Judicial Commission (NJC) has accused the Directorate of State Services (DSS) of acting outside the bounds of due process and unconstitutionally, in the manner it carried out the arrest of judges in the ongoing anti-corruption exercise. It accused the DSS, being a department of the executive arm of government, of attempt to overawe and intimidate the judicial arm of the government.

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Tinubu and Osinbajo

John Paden wrong, Tinubu nominated Osinbajo – Tunji Bello

NOTHING strengthens deceit more than silence. And on an occasion like this, one often wonders why some people twist events and history in order to legitimize a mission. While ruminating over why this should be, it is not impossible to embark on introspection by thinking out so many possibilities that politics is replete with. This line of thought is informed by laughable events of the last few days.

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Alleged copyright infringement: Akin Fadeyi’s lawyer reacts, writes Buhari

We have the instruction of Akin Fadeyi to write you this letter. Our client, Akin Fadeyi is the creator of the anti-corruption media campaign project “Not in My Country”. The ‘Not In My Country’ project has been the subject of a heated media exchange over allegations of copyright infringement and counter-allegations of blackmail between some actors and other concerned citizens who were privy to the ‘Not in My Country’ anti-corruption campaign project and the Hon. Minister of Information, Culture and Tourism, Alhaji Lai Mohammed. By this letter, we seek to state our client’s position for the first time in a public space, on the many issues thrown up by the media fray. It is our hope that upon reading this letter, Your Excellency will come to appreciate our client’s status as a partner in the pious goals of this administration and the need to thoroughly investigate the issues surrounding the media report.

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Trump and Hillary

Full video transcript of Trump/Clinton First Presidential Debate

Following the six segments of a 90 minutes first U.S Presidential Debate held September 26th, between the Democratic nominee for president of the United States, Hillary Clinton, and her Republican counterpart, Donald J. Trump, America and the world were immersed in a dramatic debate that saw both sides trying to prove to the Americans why either he nor she would make a better U.S president.

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Since inception of my govt efforts have been made at ensuring Nigerians enjoy rising standards of living – Buhari

I am delighted to be present here today at the 2nd edition of the United States–Africa Business Forum. I wish to thank the United States Department of Commerce and Bloomberg Philanthropies for organizing this event and for giving me this opportunity to address this august gathering of Political and Business Leaders from the United States of America (USA), Africa and other regions of the World. I believe all of us will take advantage of this Forum to establish and strengthen business relationships; share valuable experience; and collaborate for mutual benefits.

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Facebook Hausa: Zuckerberg’s comment sparks debate between FFK, Omokri

The comment made by Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg, on his love for Hausa language and his decision to put Hausa language software on his website, on Wednesday, sparked a debate over whether or not it signals a sinister move against Southern Nigeria, between former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode and former presidential aide Reno Omokri.

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