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The Presidency has confirmed that President Muhammadu Buhari sacked 35 aides of the Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo as part of the ongoing overhauling of the seat of government. “The exercise, which has been ordered by the President, is to streamline decision-making, cut down multiple authorities and reduce the cost of administration. “It is also an appropriate …

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Supporters of APC chieftain, Bola Tinubu have opened a campaign office to support his alleged bid for 2023 presidency. Today’s Echo gathers that the office, which bears the campaign posters of Bola Ahmed Tinubu has been opened in Osun state. Tinubu who has been an important leader the All Progressives Congress (APC) had denied having …

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The Arewa Youths Consultative Forum (AYCF) has said any political party that fails to field a Northerner as its presidential candidate for the next presidential election should have itself to blame. There are speculations in some quarters that the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) might fizzle out of power should it fail to allow a …

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The Presidency on Monday denied reports that President Muhammadu Buhari was attacked by members of the Indigenous People of Biafra in Japan. Buhari is currently attending the Tokyo International Conference on African Development alongside other leaders from around the world. In a statement by the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the President, Femi …

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Garba Shehu, presidential spokesman, has said Fowler is not under investigation. In a press statement on Monday afternoon, he said it is necessary “to state categorically that the Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service, Babatunde Fowler, is not under any investigation”. “The letter from the Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari, on …

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Elder statesman and chieftain of Afenifere, Chief Ayo Adebanjo, on Thursday, insisted that power brokers promising to hand over to Asiwaju Bola Tinubu in 2023 are merely deceiving him. Adebanjo who made the disclosure to newsmen said he is disappointed that though Tinubu rode on the back of restructuring to become governor in 1999, he …

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Ohanaeze Ndigbo has reacted to a call by Senator Shehu Sani who called on the All Progressives Congress (APC) to zone the 2023 Presidency to the South-West, saying such thinking is what is responsible for the state of the nation. Spokesman of the group, Chuks Ibegbu, who spoke to newsmen identified that “this type of …

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Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai has warned against zoning of the Presidency between the North and South regions of Nigeria. The governor gave the warning in a prologue titled ‘Defeating a Determined Incumbent – The Nigerian Experience’, written in contributiion to a book by the Director-General of the Progressives Governors’ Forum, Salihu Lukma. The …

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