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By Bar and Bench On Monday, November 20th, 2017
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Fayose carpets FG over hiring of Malaysian experts for N458m

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has carpeted the Federal Government for hiring consultants from Malaysia in the sum of N458 million to help Nigeria build her economic capacities. Fayose said the action More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, November 16th, 2017
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Buhari may not get automatic ticket—Ango Abdullahi

The National Chairman of Northern Nigeria Union, Professor Ango Abdulahi on Wednesday hinted that President Muhammadu Buhari might not get automatic ticket for second term in office. Abdulahi who spoke at a news More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, November 16th, 2017
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Buhari orders reinstatement of Obiano’s security detail

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday directed immediate reinstatement of security aides of Anambra State Governor Willie Obiano. The governor had complained about the withdrawal of his security aides while welcoming More...

By Bar and Bench On Wednesday, November 8th, 2017
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Buhari proposes N8.612 trillion budget for 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday presented a budget estimate of N8.612 trillion for the 2018 fiscal year to a joint session of the National Assembly. The key parameters and assumptions for the 2018 budget More...

By Bar and Bench On Saturday, November 4th, 2017
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Buhari actually rejected motion to endorse him for second term at APC NEC–Presidency

The presidency on Friday claimed that contrary to media reports, President Muhammadu Buhari personally rejected the motion to endorse him for 2019 presidential election during the National Executive Committee (NEC) More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, November 3rd, 2017
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2019 Presidency: APC governors split over automatic ticket for Buhari

There was a major crack on Thursday in the All Progressive Congress (APC) over plot by some governors of the party to give an automatic ticket to President Muhammadu Buhari to contest the 2019 election. This is More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, November 3rd, 2017
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Why Buhari must sack leadership of EFCC, DSS and AGF Malami—HURIWA

A pro-democracy group operating as Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to rejig his anti-corruption team for greater efficiency. A statement by the National More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, November 3rd, 2017
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Fayose mocks Buhari, says he’s running ‘chop – I – chop’ government

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State on Thursday mocked President Muhammadu Buhari’s regime over serial scandals rocking it, saying it is a “chop-I-chop” government. This was contained in a statement by More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, November 3rd, 2017
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Buhari ‘ll present 2018 budget next week Tuesday—Saraki

President Muhammadu Buhari will next week Tuesday present the 2018 budget proposal to a joint session of the National Assembly. Senate President, Bukola Saraki made the disclosure on Thursday as he read a letter More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, November 2nd, 2017
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2019 Presidency: Why Buhari should re-contest, by Paul Onomuakpokpo

It is only those who are unfamiliar with the politics of mutual backslapping in these climes who are surprised by the verdict of the governors of the ruling party, the All Progressives Congress (APC). At the meeting More...