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US slams Venezuala with new sanctions

United States President, Donald Trump, signed an executive order on Friday imposing new financial sanctions on Venezuela over President Nicolas Maduro’s undemocratic actions. The move prohibits dealings in new debt and equity issued by the Venezuelan government and the state-owned oil company. “These measures are carefully calibrated to deny the Maduro dictatorship a critical source of financing to maintain its ... Read More »

Anambra: Stella Oduah frustrated by PDP

Senator Stella Oduah, an aspirant in the forthcoming governorship election in Anambra State, has threatened withdrawal from the race, alleging irregularities in Peoples Democratic Party’s  build-up to the primary election. Oduah made this known while briefing newsmen on Friday in Abuja. She said that the Ward congress of the party held on Wednesday to elect three delegates per ward was ... Read More »

Time Up!FG asks Court to Revoke Nnamdi Kanu’s Bail

The Federal Government has finally asked the Federal High Court in Abuja to revoke the bail granted the leader of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra, Mr. Namdi Kanu, who is being prosecuted along with others on treasonable felony charges. The prosecution made this request in an application it filed before the court and served on Kanu on Friday. Saturday PUNCH ... Read More »

Gbenga Daniel cries out “Kashamu sent killers after me”

Former Ogun State Governor, Otunba Gbenga Daniel has written a petition to the Inspector-General of Police alleging that Senator Buruji Kashamu was after his life. The petition where he also copied the Director of SSS, stated that some men suspected to be sent by Kashamu visited his home and attacked his domestic staff, there target was him. The letter stated: ... Read More »