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The reunion of Obasanjo’s political disciples

IT was the first formal reunion of the alumni of the Olusegun Obasanjo School of Nigerian Politics, as apologists of Nigeria’s longest political leader themed their gathering last Friday. Reflective of the adulation with which they hold the former Nigeria president, a number of the graduates did not mind adding a name of the former president as a suffix to their known names.

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Why Bauchi people are angry with Governor Abubakar – Speaker Dogara

The recurring problem of presiding officers of the National Assembly being in conflict with governors of their home states is being played out in the persisting faceoff between Speaker Yakubu Dogara of the House of Representatives and Governor Mohammed Abubakar. The problem was first brought to national attention after three local government chairmen from the speaker’s constituency were suspended after paying a courtesy call on the speaker in Abuja.

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