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FCT residents tackle INEC over poor CVR

Residents of Abuja have vowed to protest at the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, FCT office for the inability of the commission to register all eligible voters in the just concluded Continuous Voter Registration, CVR exercise.

Some residents who spoke to The Abuja Inquirer expre [...]

Sun, 24 January 2016


Thugs invade APC secretariat over AMAC primaries

The battle for the chairmanship of Abuja Municipal Area Council, AMAC, took a new dimension as suspected thugs with weapons and charms invaded the National Secretariat of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, in protest over the alleged imposition of candidate for the FCT council election in Abuj [...]

Sun, 24 January 2016


We can help FG create 4 million jobs - NATFORCE

The director general of the National Taskforce to Combat Illegal Importation of Goods, Small Arms, Ammunition and Light Weapons, IMAN-NATFORCE, Emmanuel Okereke, has said the organisation can help the federal government create over four million jobs with the right incentive.

Okereke told the me [...]

Sun, 24 January 2016


PDP is a sinking ship - APC

The leadership of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has described the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, as a ship waiting to be drowned, adding that APC has its doors wide open to welcome all those who wish to abandon the sinking ship, PDP, if they are genuinely inspired by the change mantra of the pre [...]

Sun, 24 January 2016


Metuh: APC in terrible abuse of power – PDP Govs

Governors of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, have accused the ruling All Progressives Congress of terrible abuse of power in sanctioning the handcuffing of the National Publicity of their party, Olisa Metuh, stating that the APC regime was a step away from full blown fascism.

The PDP Governo [...]

Sun, 24 January 2016


Benue farmers more interested in cannabis cultivation - NDLEA

The Commander, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, (NDLEA) Benue State Command, Mrs. Florence Ezeonye, has condemned the high drug abuse and cultivation of cannabis in the state.

Mrs. Ezeonye, who made this condemnation last week in Makurdi when she spoke with journalists, disclosed that some [...]

Sun, 24 January 2016


US strips credentials of five Russian honorary consuls

The US has withdrawn the credentials of five out of Russia's six honorary consuls, citing the harassment of its own staff in Russia.

The US State Department said it was ready to take further measures "if there are additional efforts" to impede diplomatic and consular activity.

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Sun, 24 January 2016


Tunisia protests: President vows to end ’ordeal’ of unemployed

Tunisia's president says he understands frustration that has led to protests over unemployment, but instability could be exploited by extremists.

A curfew began on Friday evening after "attacks against public and private property", the interior ministry said.

Protests over [...]

Sun, 24 January 2016


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