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EXPOSED: How Gombe Governor, Inuwa, ‘Bribed’ Late Mai Tangale’s Son With Commissioner’s Slot To Appoint Unpopular Candidate

Sahara To manipulate the selection process of the new Mai Tangale, Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe State nominated Christopher Abdu Buba Maisheru, the first son of the late monarch of the community, His Royal Highness Abdu Buba Maisharu, as commissioner. SaharaReporters had earlier reported how the people of Billiri Local Government Area in the […]

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BREAKING: Shoot Anyone Seen With AK-47, Buhari Directs Security Agents

Sahara President Muhammadu Buhari has directed security agencies to shoot anyone seen with AK-47. Presidential spokesperson, Garba Shehu, disclosed this in an interview with the BBC. He said the President directed a clampdown on bandits who have refused to surrender. On the efforts being made to rid Zamfara and other northern states of bandits, Shehu […]

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How Ajimobi, My Govt Spent $200 million World Bank Loan — Makinde

Sahara Seyi Makinde The Governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde, on Wednesday explained how his predecessor, the late Senator Abiola Ajimobi, and his government spent a $200 million World Bank loan. Makinde in a statement issued by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Taiwo Adisa, said that claims that the state was about to lose a […]

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Extend Flight Ban To Benue, Taraba, Borno Where Helicopters Allegedly Drop Arms For Bandits, ACF Tells Buhari

Sahara President Buhari The apex northern group, Arewa Consultative Forum, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to extend the recent flight ban in Zamfara State to other states of the federation affected by banditry. On Tuesday, Buhari declared Zamfara “a no-fly zone” and also banned all mining activities in the state. President Buhari The National Security […]

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If Sheikh Gumi Was A Christian, Buhari Govt Would Have Condemned, Arrested Him For His Comments —CAN

Sahara The Christian Association of Nigeria has expressed worry that President Muhammadu’s prolonged silence over some recent comments made by popular Islamic scholar, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi, was an endorsement of his claims. One of such claims by Gumi is that Christian soldiers were the ones killing bandits and insurgents in the country. The Christian body […]

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Northern Traders Agree To Lift Ban On Food Supply To South

Sahara The leadership of cattle and foodstuff dealers under the aegis of the Amalgamated Union of Foodstuff and Cattle Dealers of Nigeria (AUFCDN) has agreed to lift its ban on the supply of food to the southern part of the country. The development follows a meeting between the AUFCDN’s leadership and some governors in Abuja […]

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EFCC Probe: We Have No Information On Move To Investigate Tinubu's Asset Declaration —Asiwaju's Aide

Sahara Bola Tinubu The camp of a former Lagos State Governor and National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, has said it has not received any letter from the Code of Conduct Bureau requesting Tinubu’s asset declaration form. Tinubu’s media aide, Tunde Rahman, told SaharaReporters on Wednesday that any details about such a […]

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Gombe Governor Shuns Kingmakers Choice Of Christian Candidate, Appoints Malam Danladi As Mai Tangale

Sahara Gombe State Governor Inuwa Yahaya Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe State has appointed Malam Danladi Sanusi Maiyamba as the new Mai Tangale. SaharaReporters had reported how the nine kingmakers in the area selected Dr. Musa Idris Maiyamba to succeed the late Mai Tangale, His Royal Highness Abdu Buba Maisharu. Gombe State Governor Inuwa […]

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Zamfara No-fly Zone: We Suspect Helicopters Are Used To Take Arms To Bandits — Presidency

Sahara Garba Shehu The Presidency has said there is a strong suspicion that choppers are being used to transport arms to bandits, while defending the Zamfara State no-fly zone order given by the Nigerian government.  The Senior Special Assistant to The President on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu told Daily Trust on Wednesday that […]

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Uwazuruike Sold Future Of Unborn Biafrans To Our Oppressors, IPOB Replies MASSOB Founder For Wanting South-East Governors To Run ESN

Sahara Chief Raphael Uwazuruike The Indigenous People of Biafra has said it cannot work with the founder of the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra, Chief Raphael Uwazuruike, saying he sold the future of the unborn generations of Biafra to their oppressors. Comrade Emma Powerful, the media and publicity secretary of […]

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