NIGERIA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY’S DAILY INDEPENDENT NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [8TH AUGUST, 2018].

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Delta PPEB Boss Charges Principal Designates To Brace Up For Challenges
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
Ughelli Principal designates in Delta State have been charged to brace up and collaborate with the authorities of the Post Primary Education Board (PPEB) to rebrand the whole process of teaching and learning in schools across the state. The Chairman, Post Primary Education Board (PPEB), Mrs. Christiana Etaluku, who gave the charge during an []The post Delta PPEB Boss Charges Principal Designates To Brace Up For Challenges appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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[UPDATE] Seiyefa Takes Charge As New DSS Boss
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
Abuja Barely few hours following the sack of Lawal Daura as Director General of the Department of State Services (DSS), Matthew Seiyefa, the most senior Director in the national security agency has taken charge. A tweet by Laolu Akande, Senior Special Assistant to the Acting President on Media and Publicity, noted that Seiyefa will act []The post [UPDATE] Seiyefa Takes Charge As New DSS Boss appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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Why Nigerians Should Support Atiku Presidency ‘ Enwereuzo
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
Lagos Bishop Victor David Enwereuzo, Coordinator of Lagos Atikulated Agenda 2019, has urged Nigerians to think favourably of Atiku Abubakar’s Presidency if they really want the federation restructured. Enwereuzo, Bishop of Abundant Pentecostal Mission International, who spoke to INDEPENDENT after a meeting of the organisation in Lagos, stressed that Atiku, former Vice President and []The post Why Nigerians Should Support Atiku Presidency ‘ Enwereuzo appeared first on Independent Newsp
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DSS Invasion: Another Attempt To Subvert Nigeria’s Democracy ‘ Saraki, Dogara
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
Abuja The invasion of the National Assembly by men of the Department of State Services (DSS) at 5am on Tuesday received wide condemnations from political stakeholders and concerned Nigerians. Lawmakers, staff and journalists were barred from entering the National Assembly by the DSS, who it was reported, got their orders ‘from above’. The security []The post DSS Invasion: Another Attempt To Subvert Nigerias Democracy Saraki, Dogara appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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Move Against Buhari With Legislative Instruments, PDP Urges NASS
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
Abuja Following the invasion of the National Assembly by men of the Department of State Services (DSS) on Tuesday, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has called on the lawmakers to immediately pull the full weight of all legislative instruments against President Muhammadu Buhari, as that is the only way to save the nation from []The post Move Against Buhari With Legislative Instruments, PDP Urges NASS appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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NASS Invasion: It’s Shocking To Hear Sacked DSS Boss Acted Without Order ‘ Sagay
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC) on Tuesday said he was shocked to hear that Lawal Daura, the sacked Director- General of the Department of State Service (DSS) acted on his own by barricading the National Assembly without authorisation from the Presidency. Sagay, who said Acting President, Yemi []The post NASS Invasion: Its Shocking To Hear Sacked DSS Boss Acted Without Order Sagay appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria
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Golden Eaglets 80 Per Cent Ready For Under-17 AFCON
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
Manu Garba, the Head Coach of the Golden Eaglets, on Tuesday said the team was 80 per cent ready for the Under-17 AFCON Tournament for CAF Zone 3 in Niger Republic. Garba told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja that the national under-17 male football team was ready to qualify for the []The post Golden Eaglets 80 Per Cent Ready For Under-17 AFCON appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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CBN Injects $210m In Foreign Exchange Market
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has injected 210 million dollars into the inter-bank Foreign Exchange Market to meet customers’ requests in various segments of the market. The CBN Acting Director of Corporate Communications, Mr Isaac Okorafor in a statement on Tuesday, said that 100 million dollars was offered to authorised dealers in the []The post CBN Injects $210m In Foreign Exchange Market appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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Ughelli Descendants Union Inaugurates 15-man Youth forum
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
Oleh A 15-man Ughelli Descendants Union Youth Forum (UDUYF) executive, has been inaugurated at the headquarters of the Kingdom of Ughelli, Ughelli North Council Area of Delta State with the emergence of Comrade Pius K. Odjimogho as its pioneer Chairman and Mr. Emma Umukoro, Vice Chairman respectively. Comrade Victor Abolo, Secretary; Mr.Monday Okpako, Public []The post Ughelli Descendants Union Inaugurates 15-man Youth forum appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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Jubilation In DSS Formations Over Sack Of DG Daura
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
The sack of Lawal Daura, former Director General, Department of State Services (DSS) by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday elicited wild jubilation across DSS formations nationwide. From Port Harcourt, Sokoto, Maiduguri, Lagos and Kano, the story is the same. Many operatives who spoke on condition of anonymity after the DG’s sack say the tenure []The post Jubilation In DSS Formations Over Sack Of DG Daura appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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Atiku Condemns Siege On National Assembly
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar on Tuesday condemned what he described as ‘illegal and undemocratic”, the siege at the National Assembly by security operatives. In a statement issued by his media aide, Mr Paul Ibe, in Abuja, Abubakar said that the purpose of the siege was to force a change in the leadership of the []The post Atiku Condemns Siege On National Assembly appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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BREAKING: Osinbajo Sacks DSS Boss, Lawal Daura
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
The Director-General of the Department of State Service, Lawal Daura, has been sacked byActing President Yemi Osinbajo Osinbajo’s spokesman, Laolu Akande, said this on his Twitter handle, @akandeoj. AgP Yemi Osinbajo has directed the termination of the appointment of the DG of the DSS, Mr. Lawal Musa Daura. ‘ Laolu Akande (@akandeoj) August 7, 2018 []The post BREAKING: Osinbajo Sacks DSS Boss, Lawal Daura appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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Oshiomhole Doesn’t Know Anything About Senate Invasion ‘ APC
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
The All Progressives Congress has dismissed this morning invasion of the National assembly by security operatives as a legislative matter, and decried attempt to blame the development on the national chairman of the party. A statement by Yekini Nabena, Acting National Publicity Secretary of APC said the party is monitoring the development at the National []The post Oshiomhole Doesnt Know Anything About Senate Invasion APC appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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Trump Says Anyone Trading With Iran Will Not Trade With U.S.
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
New U.S. sanctions against Iran took effect on Tuesday, and President Donald Trump, who defied Washington’s allies to impose them, pledged that firms doing business with Tehran would be barred from doing business with the U.S. Iran dismissed a last-minute offer from the Trump administration for talks, saying it could not negotiate while Washington had []The post Trump Says Anyone Trading With Iran Will Not Trade With U.S. appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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Teacher Caught In The Act For Defiling His 2-Year-Old Pupil
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
After being caught in the act for defiling his two-year-old pupil, a 27-year-old teacher, Afeez Balogun, is to cool his heels in prison in the next 24 days, an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court ruled on Tuesday. Balogun, whose address was not provided, is facing a charge of defilement. The Chief Magistrate, Mr P. E. Nwaka, []The post Teacher Caught In The Act For Defiling His 2-Year-Old Pupil appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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Senate Invasion: Osinbajo, IGP In Closed-Door Meeting
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
Acting President Yemi Osinbajo is currently meeting with the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, behind closed-doors in the Presidential Villa, Abuja. It is believed that the acting president summoned the IGP over the invasion of the National Assembly Tuesday morning by men of the Nigeria Police and Department of State Services (DSS). Whereas, []The post Senate Invasion: Osinbajo, IGP In Closed-Door Meeting appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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Senator Deplores Security Siege At NASS
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
A member of the Senate, Sen. Isa Misau, says siege at the National Assembly on Tuesday by Department of State Service (DSS) operatives was a ‘bad example to other African democracies”. Misau, who represents Bauchi Central Senatorial District, said that barricading the gate of the assembly complex and denying some legislators access into their offices []The post Senator Deplores Security Siege At NASS appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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Trader Who Stabbed Neighbour With Broken Bottle Jailed 5 Months
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
A Kaduna Chief Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday sentenced a 25-year-old trader, Bashiru Yahaya, to 5 months imprisonment for stabbing his neighbour on the head with a broken bottle. Yahaya, who was first arraigned on Feb. 5, was jailed on a two-count charge of criminal intimidation and assault. Chief Magistrate Ibrahim Emmanuel said that the sentence []The post Trader Who Stabbed Neighbour With Broken Bottle Jailed 5 Months appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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49 Senators Sign Against Saraki, Ekweremadu’s Impeachment (FULL LIST)
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
A list showing that some senators opposed the removal of Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki and the Deputy Senate President, Professor Ike Ekweremadu, has surfaced. No fewer than 49 senators names were contained in the list obtained by our correspondent. Earlier, Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi West district, accused the National Chairman of the All []The post 49 Senators Sign Against Saraki, Ekweremadus Impeachment (FULL LIST) appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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Facebook, WhatsApp In case Of Misuse: India Asks Telecoms To Block
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
India has asked its telecom operators to find ways of blocking applications such as Facebook and messaging app WhatsApp in the case of misuse, according to a document seen by Reuters on Tuesday. India has in recent months intensified efforts to crack down on mass message forwards after it found that people were using social []The post Facebook, WhatsApp In case Of Misuse: India Asks Telecoms To Block appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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Clergy Urges Nigerians To Emulate Jesus Christ On Love
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
Nnewi Most Reverend Dr Valerien Maduka Okeke, the Catholic Archbishop of Onitsha, Anambra State, has urged Nigerians to emulate Jesus Christ on love by regarding fellow Nigerians irrespective of religion and tribe as one created by God. He also charged Nigerians to pray constantly for the nation’s leaders as well as perform other works of []The post Clergy Urges Nigerians To Emulate Jesus Christ On Love appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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Menial Workers, Private Security Guards Protest Against Unpaid Salaries
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
ASABA Hundreds of menial workers and private security guards Monday barricaded major streets of Asaba, the Delta State capital, protesting against their unpaid salaries, maltreatment by the Local Organising Committee (LOC) of the African Senior Athletics Championship and threatened to cripple commercial activities in the metropolis. The protesters, comprising those engaged by private consultants, namely, []The post Menial Workers, Private Security Guards Protest Against Unpaid Salaries appeared
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Delta APC Crisis Gets Messier, Leaders Reject Erue As Party Chairman
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
ASABA The crisis rocking the All Progressives Congress, (APC) in Delta State, has taken another dimension as leaders and stakeholders of the party have rejected the chairmanship of Prophet Jones Erue. They have described his swearing in by Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, the National Chairman of the party, as illegal and unconstitutional, just as they frowned []The post Delta APC Crisis Gets Messier, Leaders Reject Erue As Party Chairman appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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2018 Summer Camp: Amosun Charges Parents To Monitor Their Children
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
LAGOS Senator Ibikunle Amosun, the Ogun State governor, has stressed the need for children to be properly guided, especially during the long holidays, to prevent them from engaging in activities that could harm or destroy their future. Amosun who stated this while declaring open the 2018 edition of Ogun Summer Camp, with the theme, ‘Stand []The post 2018 Summer Camp: Amosun Charges Parents To Monitor Their Children appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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NASS INVASION: I Will Not Enter When My Staff Are Outside ‘ NASS Clerk Omolori
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
Abuja The Clerk of the National Assembly, Mohammed Sani Ataba Omolori, has declined offer by operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS), to enter the Assembly complex. The number one bureaucrat of the legislative arm stated this when he was greeted by a heavy security presence at the gate of the Assembly complex. []The post NASS INVASION: I Will Not Enter When My Staff Are Outside NASS Clerk Omolori appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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BREAKING: DSS Operatives Seal NASS, Block Lawmakers, Staff From Going In
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
Abuja Barely 16 hours after news broke that the leadership of the National Assembly is set to hold an emergency meeting on Tuesday, operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) have sealed off all entrances leading to the Assembly complex. The operatives, according to sources privy to the deployment who spoke with INDEPENDENT []The post BREAKING: DSS Operatives Seal NASS, Block Lawmakers, Staff From Going In appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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NASS INVASION: Senator Murray Bruce Names Invasion Masterminds, Vows International Repercussions
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
Senator Ben Murray Bruce has alleged that the Department of State Security (DSS) and senators on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) are behind the invasion on the National Assembly and that he would move to have their visas revoked by western nations for their anti-democratic moves to change the leadership of the []The post NASS INVASION: Senator Murray Bruce Names Invasion Masterminds, Vows International Repercussions appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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Nigerian Traders Not Affected By Ghana’s New Retail Law ‘Foreign Minister
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
The Ghanaian Minister for Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, Ms Shirley Ayorkor-Botchwey, has said Nigerian traders are not affected by the recent notice to foreigners to quit the country’s retail markets. Botchwey said this when she paid a courtesy visit on her Nigerian counterpart, Geoffrey Onyeama, on Monday in Abuja. Foreigners engaged in retail business []The post Nigerian Traders Not Affected By Ghana’s New Retail Law ‘Foreign Minister appeared first on Independent Ne
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APC Destroying Nigerian Democracy ‘ Yoruba Group
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
Network of Yoruba Alliance (NEYA), a pan-Yoruba advocacy group, has called on the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to stop the ongoing political witch-hunting among its ranks but rather devote quality time to solving the myriad of problems confronting Nigerians. This is even as the group said that the ruling party is abusing the nation’s []The post APC Destroying Nigerian Democracy ‘ Yoruba Group appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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Rivers Boat Mishap: Sen. Abe Seeks Stiffer Regulations
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
P/Harcourt Governorship aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State, Senator Magnus Ngei Abe, has called for stiffer regulations for the marine transport sector to checkmate the incessant cases of boat mishaps on the waterways. Abe spoke against the backdrop of a recent boat accident along the Bakana waterways in []The post Rivers Boat Mishap: Sen. Abe Seeks Stiffer Regulations appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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Ogulagha Leaders Exonerate Monarch From Wrongdoing
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
Warri The leaders and chiefs of Ogulagha Community have dismissed allegations made by some youths of the community against the Paramount Ruler of Ogulagha kingdom, HRM, Elder King Joseph Timiyan JP. It will be recalled that youths of the community had accused their traditional ruler, Timiyan, of shortchanging the community and being responsible for the []The post Ogulagha Leaders Exonerate Monarch From Wrongdoing appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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Aspirant Vows To Focus On Grassroots Empowerment
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
Nnewi Godwin O.C. Ezeno, a retired director in the defunct NITEL and an aspirant for Aguata I Constituency seat of the Anambra State House of Assembly under APGA, has vowed that if elected, his major priority would be to legislate or move motions that would help to attract massive grassroots and youth empowerment. Unveiling this []The post Aspirant Vows To Focus On Grassroots Empowerment appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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BREAKING: Akpabio Resigns As Senate Minority Leader
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
Senator Godswill Akpabio, a former Governor of Akwa Ibom State, has resigned as the Minority Leader of the 8th Senate. Akpabio, who represents Akwa Ibom North West, is set to defect from the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) to the All Progressives Congress(APC) on Wednesday. According to a statement by his media aide, Mr. Jackson Udom, the []The post BREAKING: Akpabio Resigns As Senate Minority Leader appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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OAU Blames Non-Accreditation Of Law, Dentistry, Others On NUC
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
Osogbo The management of the Obafemi Awolowo University OAU, Ile-Ife has blamed the denial of the institution accreditation of some of its courses on the National University Commission’s (NUC) existing regulations. The university said that NUC’s regulations on accreditation does not allow for back to back interim status. The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) []The post OAU Blames Non-Accreditation Of Law, Dentistry, Others On NUC appeared first on Independent Newspapers N
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Ortom’s Defection, Magic Wand To Unlock Victory For Benue PDP ‘ Aide
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
MAKURDI Special Adviser to Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State on Special Duties, Abraham Kwaghngu, has said the defection of his principal to Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) would work magic for the party in 2019. He stressed that the defection of Ortom to PDP is the magic wand that would unlock doors of electoral victory []The post Ortom’s Defection, Magic Wand To Unlock Victory For Benue PDP ‘ Aide appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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Why I Want To Govern Imo ‘ Opara-Ndudu
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
An All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) governorship aspirant in Imo State in the 2019 gubernatorial election, Mr. Nick Opara-Ndudu, has explained the reasons he is aspiring to govern the state. He said his mission is to address the socio-economic doldrums that have assailed the Imo State in the last seven years with a view to []The post Why I Want To Govern Imo ‘ Opara-Ndudu appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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NASS Recess May Shut Down Government ‘ Presidency
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
Temidayo Akinsuyi, Innocent, Samuel Ogidan Lagos/ Oweh/Abuja Ita Enang, Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (Senate), has raised the alarm of an imminent shutdown of the economy and government if the National Assembly continues its recess. According to Enang, apart from the virement figures presented to the National Assembly to enable []The post NASS Recess May Shut Down Government ‘ Presidency appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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FG, APC Bribing Lawmakers With $1m Each To Impeach Saraki, Ekweremadu ‘ PDP
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has alleged that lawmakers from both chambers of the National Assembly were being induced with the sum of $1 million, about N360 million, to impeach Senate President Bukola Saraki and Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu. Addressing newsmen at the PDP national secretariat on Monday, the party’s National Publicity Secretary, []The post FG, APC Bribing Lawmakers With $1m Each To Impeach Saraki, Ekweremadu ‘ PDP appeared first on Independent News
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11 Die, 47 Hospitalised As Cholera Ravages Kano Communities
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
Ahmad Tijjani Abdul Kano No fewer than eleven persons have been reported dead following the suspected outbreak of cholera in Bebeji Local Government Area of Kano State. Over forty-seven others have been hospitalised on account of the illness. Daily Independent gathered in Kano that the three villages ravaged by the epidemic in Bebeji Local Government []The post 11 Die, 47 Hospitalised As Cholera Ravages Kano Communities appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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PDP Reps Accuse Security Operatives Of Plot To Invade NASS, Aid Leadership Change
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) caucus in the House of Representatives said on Monday that it had uncovered a plot by the nation’s security agencies to invade the National Assembly and aid the ouster of Senate President Bukola Saraki and his deputy, Ike Ekweremadu, by a few senators. The lawmakers, who have continued to []The post PDP Reps Accuse Security Operatives Of Plot To Invade NASS, Aid Leadership Change appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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Opposition Using Fake News To De-Market Buhari ‘ FG
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
Lagos Lai Mohammed, Minister of Information and Culture, has accused the opposition of resorting to the use of fake news as a campaign tool against the Buhari administration ahead of the 2019 general elections. The minister made the remarks in Abuja on Monday when he visited the corporate headquarters of the Authority Newspapers to kick-start []The post Opposition Using Fake News To De-Market Buhari ‘ FG appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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Fresh Suit Opens New Chapter In Assemblies Of God Church Crisis
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
ENUGU Anew chapter in the lingering leadership crisis in Assemblies of God Church, Nigeria, has been opened by a fresh suit initiated before the Federal High Court Enugu, by Rev. Professor Paul Emeka, the embattled General Superintendent. The first to 25th respondents in Emeka’s suit are the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC), Incorporated Trustees of Assemblies []The post Fresh Suit Opens New Chapter In Assemblies Of God Church Crisis appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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PDP Holds The Solution To Nigeria’s Current Predicament ‘Atiku
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
Atiku Abubakar, Turakin Adamawa and former vice president, is a presidential hopeful in the forthcoming general election on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). He was recently in Jalingo, the Taraba State Capital, to woo Tarabans for his ambition. In a chat with newsmen, he spoke on his chances and other issues. Janet []The post PDP Holds The Solution To Nigeria’s Current Predicament ‘Atiku appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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APC Needs A Firm, Forceful Leader Like Oshiomhole ‘Sagay
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), in this interview with TEMIDAYO AKINSUYI, spoke on the gale of defections in the country, defection of Senate President Bukola Saraki from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC ) to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the shutdown of the National Assembly. []The post APC Needs A Firm, Forceful Leader Like Oshiomhole ‘Sagay appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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Intrigues As Akpabio Decides Political Future
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
Abuja In his heydays as governor of Akwa Ibom state, Senator Godswill Akpabio was the rallying point of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) including none political organisations across the country. He could be described as a man, who gets what he wants when money was there to drive the bargain. This prowess was displayed in the []The post Intrigues As Akpabio Decides Political Future appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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We’re Not Getting Enough From FG, Says Daura Emir
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
Katsina Dr. Faruq Umar Faruq, Emir of Daura, said despite the fact that Muhammadu Buhari, their son, is the President of Nigeria, Daura, his hometown, was not getting enough from the centre. Faruq spoke on Monday when he received Audu Ogbeh, the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, on a visit to the palace []The post Were Not Getting Enough From FG, Says Daura Emir appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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Obiano Won’t Interfere In APGA Primaries ‘ Party Chieftains
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
Awka National leader of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) and Governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano, has exonerated himself from the primary elections of the party on the condition that all aspirants on the platform of APGA should go to the field and test their validity and popularity because there would no []The post Obiano Wont Interfere In APGA Primaries Party Chieftains appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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Delta APC Crisis Gets Messier, Leaders Reject Erue As Party Chairman
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
Asaba The crisis rocking the All Progressives Congress (APC), in Delta State, has taken another dimension as leaders and stakeholders of the party have rejected the chairmanship of Prophet Jones Erue. They have described his swearing in by the National Chairman of the party, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, as illegal and unconstitutional just as they []The post Delta APC Crisis Gets Messier, Leaders Reject Erue As Party Chairman appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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2019: Why Mega Party Members Moved To Ppn In Ekiti
Tue, 07 Aug 2018
Ado-Ekiti Members of the Mega Party of Nigeria (MPN) in Ekiti State have said their resolve to join the Peoples Party of Nigeria (PPN) en masse was borne out of the need to belong to a rancor-free party where political careers could be built and aspirations met. MPN State Publicity Secretary, Reverend Moses Ajagunigbala, []The post 2019: Why Mega Party Members Moved To Ppn In Ekiti appeared first on Independent Newspapers Nigeria.
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