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Daily Archives: July 12, 2018

‘A National campaign against fake news has been launched in Nigeria’ – Lai Mohammed

'A National campaign against fake news has been launched in Nigeria' - Lai Mohammed

A National Campaign Against Fake News has been launched in Nigeria by the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, who described the phenomenon as a time bomb that can detonate with deadly consequences if left unchecked. Speaking at a world press conference in Abuja today, the Minister also described fake news a a global epidemic that could be ...

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‘What is happening in Ekiti state is shameful and undemocratic’ – Governor Dankwambo of Gombe State says

'What is happening in Ekiti state is shameful and undemocratic' - Governor Dankwambo of Gombe State

Governor Ibrahim Dankwambo of Gombe State has reacted to reports of violence and harrassment from Ekiti State today that left Governor Fayose hospitalised. According to Dankwambo, ‘the attempt by the ruling party, the All Progressives Congress to subvert the will of the people on Saturday in Ekiti will be resisted’. He also said, ‘just got off the phone with my ...

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R-APC petitions INEC to nullify Oshiomhole, 17 others’ election as APC national officers

R-APC petitions INEC to nullify Oshiomhole, 17 others’ election as APC national officers

The Reformed All Progressives Congress, R-APC has petitioned the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC to invalidate the election of Comrade Adams Oshiomhole as national chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC upon alleged irregularities at the convention where he emerged. Besides Oshiomhole, the R-APC is also seeking the annulment of the election of 18 other national officers who emerged at ...

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