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Buhari calls ex-President Jonathan over attack

President Muhammadu Buhari has called former President Goodluck Jonathan to sympathise with him following an attack by gunmen on his Otuoke country residence in Bayelsa. Malam Garba Shehu, the President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, confirmed this development in a statement in Abuja on Tuesday. READ ALSO: Delta, Kogi, Imo, Kaduna gets new Police
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How gunmen attacked security post near Jonathan's house — Ikechukwu Eze

BayelsaDecides: I’m disappointed with what I see compare to other countries ― Goodluck Jonathan

Says Nigerians are so quick at blaming govt instead of self Former President Goodluck Jonathan has expressed his disappointment at the electioneering process in the Bayelsa governorship election. The former Nigerian president stated that having observed election in different parts of the world, the attitude of everyone concerned from the officials, the voters and even
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Boko Haram

Boko Haram: Taming of a monster

By Dan Abakpa In September 2014, the Presidency served a pyrrhic victory to Nigerians over claims that it has killed Boko Haram’s most vicious leader, Abubakar Shekau. The public statement excited Nigerians but sadly turned out to be a ruse like previous such claims in July 2009 and another in late June 2013. The then
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Shehu Sani disagrees with Presidency over claims that Ex-Presidents asked for Tips to Award Contracts

…asks Presidency to come up with names and facts By Henry Umoru For carpeting former Presidents, alleging that they demanded tips before awarding contracts, former senator,  Shehu Sani has asked the Presidency to come up with names and facts to buttress the allegations. Speaking with Vanguard on Tuesday, Senator Sani who represented Kaduna Central in
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Jega, INEC, military, election

Why INEC uses military during elections ― Jega

As Oshiomhole, Igiebor clash over Obasanjo at democracy talk shop By Dirisu Yakubu Immediate past chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Professor Attahiru Jega, Wednesday, justified the continued use of military personnel in the nation’s electoral process. Jega while advancing reasons to defend the deployment of security forces by the commission during elections
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Jonathan, Ijaw

Former UK prime minister threatened my administration for refusing same-sex marriage ― Goodluck Jonathan

Former President of Nigeria, Dr Goodluck Jonathan had said that his government was threatened and under unbearable pressure from then Prime minister of United Kingdom, David Cameron whose plan was to export gay marriage to Nigeria. Jonathan said the threats from Mr. David Cameron came after he (Jonathan) had signed the Same-Sex Marriage Prohibition Bill
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