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North and the fear of its leaders

Sanusi, Lafarge, human infrastructure

The worsening crises in the northern part of the country remain a major concern to its leaders, with a number of them for the umpteenth time, declaring that the rest of the country may no longer wait for region, reports KUNLE ODEREMI   In the last decade or so, some prominent persons had been not […]

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When northern youths endorsed service chiefs https://tribuneonlineng.com/when-northern-youths-endorsed-service-chiefs/ Fri, 21 Feb 2020 03:53:48 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=297843 Tribune Online
When northern youths endorsed service chiefs

Plateau, Lalong, Kogi, supreme court

OLAKUNLE MARUF writes on the recent meeting, in Kaduna, of a northern youth organisation where it resolved that the solution to the insecurity challenges facing the country lies not in the removal of the service chiefs.   The issue of insecurity in the polity, especially as it affects the northern part of the country, has […]

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Nobody will use Amotekun to settle personal scores —Oladejo, ex-Lagos Commissioner  https://tribuneonlineng.com/nobody-will-use-amotekun-to-settle-personal-scores-oladejo-ex-lagos-commissioner/ Thu, 20 Feb 2020 01:54:38 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=297162 Tribune Online
Nobody will use Amotekun to settle personal scores —Oladejo, ex-Lagos Commissioner 

Oluseye Oladejo, the Lagos State Commissioner for Special Duties and Intergovernmental Relations during Governor Akinwunmi Ambode administration, was the Special Adviser to his predecessor, Mr Babatunde Raji-Fashola. The new publicity secretary of the Lagos State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) speaks to journalists on Operation Amotekun, the ban on commercial motorcycles and tricycles in […]

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NDDC should publish names of defaulting contractors —Rep https://tribuneonlineng.com/nddc-should-publish-names-of-defaulting-contractors-rep/ Thu, 20 Feb 2020 01:20:06 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=297154 Tribune Online
NDDC should publish names of defaulting contractors —Rep

In this interview by Jacob Segun Olatunji, a member in the House of Representatives, Honourable Ben Rollands Igbakpa, dissects various national issues ranging from the workings of the National Assembly to the insecurity in the country, declaring that bombing is not the solution to the Boko Haram insurgency.   What’s your take on the Federal Government’s intention to withdraw the […]

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When Gov Emmanuel renewed ‘war’ with Akpabio at father’s burial https://tribuneonlineng.com/when-gov-emmanuel-renewed-war-with-akpabio-at-fathers-burial/ Thu, 20 Feb 2020 01:03:27 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=297173 Tribune Online
When Gov Emmanuel renewed ‘war’ with Akpabio at father’s burial

INIOBONG EKPONTA writes on the renewal of hostilities between Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State and his predecessor, Senator Godswill Akpabio, at the burial of the governor’s father.   Akwa Ibom State governor, Udom Emmanuel, is apparently still smarting from former Godswill Akpabio’s defection to the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC), as he could […]

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The trial of APC, Oshiomhole https://tribuneonlineng.com/the-trial-of-apc-oshiomhole/ Wed, 19 Feb 2020 02:08:24 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=296667 Tribune Online
The trial of APC, Oshiomhole

Oshiomhole, APC, Edo State House of Assembly

This may not be the best of time for the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) following its loss of the governorship seat in Bayesla State to the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party, writes KUNLE ODEREMI.   IT may be a matter of time that the crisis of confidence brewing in the ruling All Progressives Congress […]

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Amotekun a direct response to insecurity —Lawal https://tribuneonlineng.com/amotekun-a-direct-response-to-insecurity-lawal/ Wed, 19 Feb 2020 01:12:55 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=296675 Tribune Online
Amotekun a direct response to insecurity —Lawal

Chief Bayo Lawal was the former Attorney-General of Oyo State from 1999 to 2003. In this interview by Gabriel Oshokha, he speaks on other steps that should be taken to make Amotekun to complement the law enforcement agencies to curb crimes in the South-West, among other issues.   HOW would you assess the prevailing political […]

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Supreme Court misled on Imo, Bayelsa States ― PDP https://tribuneonlineng.com/supreme-court-misled-on-imo-bayelsa-states-%e2%80%95-pdp/ Tue, 18 Feb 2020 12:47:01 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=296402 Tribune Online
Supreme Court misled on Imo, Bayelsa States ― PDP

Imo, Bayelsa States,PDP, Supreme Court

The National leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party has said that the Supreme Court was misled in sacking Hon Emeka Ihedioha as the governor of Imo State. National Chairman of the party, Prince Uche Secondus, who stated this while speaking with newsmen in Abuja said that the PDP and Ihedioha would be presenting the facts […]

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Many lawmakers no longer visit their constituencies due to insecurity —Senate spokesman https://tribuneonlineng.com/many-lawmakers-no-longer-visit-their-constituencies-due-to-insecurity-senate-spokesman/ Tue, 18 Feb 2020 03:11:25 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=296303 Tribune Online
Many lawmakers no longer visit their constituencies due to insecurity —Senate spokesman

Acting chairman, Senate Committee on Media and Public Affairs, Senator Godiya Akwashiki, in this interview by TAIWO AMODU, sheds light on the much-delayed Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB), bid by National Assembly to stem the tide of insecurity in the country, among other issues.   The Senate has agreed to work with the Interim Management Committee of […]

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Much ado about PDP protests  https://tribuneonlineng.com/much-ado-about-pdp-protests/ Tue, 18 Feb 2020 03:10:06 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=296301 Tribune Online
Much ado about PDP protests 

PDP, party, FCT

The demonstrations by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) over the Imo governorship election have not gone down well with the presidency. But LEON USIGBE writes that the opposition may not relent until the Supreme Court reverses what the party sees as grave injustice.    The main opposition, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is not new to demonstrations […]

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