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Lagos state house of assembly’s first female Deputy Speaker, Adetoun Adediran is dead

Lagos state house of assembly’s first female Deputy Speaker, Adetoun Adediran is dead. Adediran died early today, Wednesday, 5 January, 2022 after a brief illness. She was the first elected female Deputy Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly when she served between 1999 and 2003. Since then she has held many political offices including…

South Easterners have a right to presidency in 2023, they understand Nigeria better – Governor Ikpeazu

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu has said that South-Easterners have a right to the presidency in 2023 as they understand the country better. Addressing journalists after visiting President Buhari at the state house in Abuja, Ikpeazu described South-Easterners as “Pan-Nigerian people”. He said; “I think that the southeasterners have a right to take a…

Popular Buhari supporter who vowed not to leave the President dumps him after bandits abducted five of his brothers

A staunch supporter of President Buhari has publicly dumped the President following the recent abduction of five of his brothers by bandits in Sokoto state on December 12. Bandits had abducted over 20 people in separate attacks on communities in the Wurno Local Government Area of Sokoto State. Immediately after the abduction, Saidu took…

We’ll ensure free and fair 2023 elections, transfer of power to winners —Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has given an assurance of a free and fair elections in 2023 general elections, and peaceful transfer of power. The President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, revealed that he said this at a Virtual Summit for Democracy organised by President Joe Biden of the United States. Buhari also assurred the international…

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