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Daily Archives: March 27, 2018

27 year-old Activist Joins Nigerian Presidential Race

With the ‘Not Too Young To Run’ Bill still pending approval by President Muhammadu Buhari, youths in Nigeria have began to position themselves for political leadership and active participation in the upcoming elections in 2019 and beyond, especially with the registration of the new Modern Democratic Party (www.MDP.org.ng). The new party, led by 27-year old activist and entrepreneur, Prince Bukunyi ... Read More »

Photo: Martin Luther King Jnr’s Family honours Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday at the State House received Martin Luther King Jnr’s family. He was also conferred with the 1st Black History Month National Black Excellence and Exceptional African Leadership Award 2018. Read More »

Lai Mohammed to PDP “After Apology, Return looted funds”

che Sceondus, national chairman of the opposition party, had asked Nigerians to give the PDP another chance. Secondus said the party regretted its past and has asked Nigerians for forgiveness But in a statement issued in Abuja on Tuesday, the minister challenged the party to show the genuineness of its apology through a discernible change of attitude. “The PDP presided ... Read More »

Gates insists Buhari’s Govt Missing the Point with its Economic Plan

THE Co-Chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Bill Gates, again on Monday criticized the Federal Government’s Economic Recovery and Growth Plan. Gates, in an interview with the CNN, said that the Federal Government’s investment in education and health was not good enough. “While it may be easier to be polite, it’s more important to face facts so that you can ... Read More »

Buhari slams Oyegun’s NEC” You have flouted the constitution”

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on the party Chairman, Chief Odigie-Oyegun and his executive members to resign, calling their tenure extension illegal. Speaking at the Nationa Executive Committee Meeting today, the President has asked the men involved to do the right thing. Full text I am delighted to once again welcome you to this National Executive Committee Meeting of our ... Read More »