PDP says Atiku will not participate in presidential debate unless Buhari also attends

FORMER vice president and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has said he may not participate in the planned public debate unless President Muhammadu Buhari also agrees to take part.



Inec refuses to name SDP presidential candidate as the party refuses to submit Gana's name

NIGERIA'S Independent National Electoral Commission (Inec) has given the Social Democratic Party (SDP) special dispensation to file the name of its presidential candidate later than all the other parties because of the ongoing legal tussle over its flagbearer.



Czech Republic offers all Nigerians living there €4,000 each to leave the country and never return to the EU

NIGERIANS living in the Czech Republic are being offered €4,000 each to leave the country as part of a wider radical anti-immigration plan to rid the nation on non-European Union (EU) nationals.



Cupp alleges government plans to arrest CJN on Tuesday and replace him with Bauchi-born Justice Tanko Mohammed

NIGERIA'S Coalition of United Political Parties (Cupp) has alleged that the government is secretly planning to arrest the chief justice of Nigeria Justice Walter Onnoghen on Tuesday and replace him with Bauchi State-born Justice Tanko Mohammed.



Atiku says he travelled to the US to woo American investors who have abandoned Nigeria

FORMER vice president Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has revealed that his trip to the US was part of his business strategy to woo American investors back into Nigeria if he becomes president after the March 13 presidential elections.



Dino Melaye granted bail as long as the National Assembly clerk stands as his surety

SENATOR DINO Melaye has been granted bail by a Federal Capital territory high court on the condition that he produces three sureties one of whom must be the clerk of the National Assembly who must undertake to produce him whenever he is asked to appear.



Interfaith Dialogue Forum for Peace chairman warns Boko Haram insurgency could spread

INTERFAITH Dialogue Forum for Peace (IDFP) co-chairman Bishop Sunday Onuoha has warned that the Boko Haram insurgency may spread to other states across the northeast during the course of 2019 if left unaddressed.



Universal Reformed Christian Church member accuses pastor of having affair with his wife

UNIVERSAL Reformed Christian Church popularly known as Nongu u Kristu UI Ser U sha Tar (NKST) clergyman Pastor Terlanga Unongu has been accused by one of his members of destroying his marriage by having an affair with his wife.


Tertsea Daagu, a NKST Church member, has accused Pastor Unongu, of causing confusion in his relationship with his wife Wandoo Daagu. Mr Daagu stated this during his defence in a divorce case brought against him by his wife before a Makurdi Upper Area Court.


Retired Kaduna civil servants launch campaign to get El-Rufai voted out over non-payment of entitlements

ABOUT 36,000 retired civil servants from the 23 local government in Kaduna State who were compulsorily retired by Governor Nasir El-Rufai have stepped up plans to get him kicked out of office when the March gubernatorial elections hold.



Opposition parties cut cake to mark departure of police boss Ibrahim Idris who they claim was partisan

NIGERIA'S opposition parties have celebrated the retirement of the inspector-general of police Ibrahim Idris by cutting a cake to mark his departure and they intend sending a piece of it to President Muhammadu Buhari.




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