Africa

No Cause for Alarm Over Lagos Court Ruling – New PDP

The Alhaji Abubakar Kawu Baraje-led faction of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has noted the ruling by a Lagos High Court, presided over by Justice Oludotun Adefope-Okojie, who on October 10, 2013, threw out the suit instituted against what it describes as “the illegal party regime of Alhaji Bamanga Tukur and his National Working Committee (NWC)”

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New PDP to Super Eagles: Go, See and Conquer the Wayla Antelopes

As the senior National Football Team, the Super Eagles, put finishing touches to preparations for Sunday’s Brazil 2014 World Cup crucial qualifying match in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) under the leadership of Alhaji Abubakar Kawu Baraje has urged the team to do the nation proud by winning convincingly thereby making the return leg in Calabar a mere formality

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Liberia Officials Accused of Resisting Anti-Corruption Probe

Liberia’s Anti-Corruption Commission has accused government officials of refusing to cooperate with efforts to verify their assets. In a report released over the weekend, the commission accused 22 senior government officials, including Defense Minister Brownie Samukai and Police Director Chris Massaquoi of “deliberately” refusing to cooperate with its assets verification team

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Amaechi: An Exemplary Leader, a Role Model

The New Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chaired by Alhaji Abubakar Kawu Baraje has commended the Governor of Rivers State, His Excellency, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, for his steadfastness and exemplary leadership despite working under a hostile atmosphere deliberately imposed by the Federal Authorities bring about his downfall

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Nigeria plane crash kills 13

Officials in Nigeria say at least 13 people died Thursday when a small plane crashed shortly after takeoff from Lagos. Nigeria's emergency management agency says the plane experienced engine trouble and went down near a fuel depot at Lagos's domestic airport

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