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Abdulsalam: `President Jonathan makes history’

BY our correspondent The former Head of State, Gen Abdulsalam Abubakar, Tuesday night salute the spirits of sportsmanship demonstrated by the out-going President, Dr Goodluck Jonathan for conceding defeat in the presidential election. Abubakar made…

MURIC commends Jonathan for conceding victory

By Yinka Salaam, Lagos The Muslims Right Concern (MURIC) hascommended the spirit of sportsmanship exhibited by President Goodluck Jonathan for conceding victory to Gen. Muhammadu Buhari in the Presidential elections held last Saturday. Prof. Ishaq…

How To Celebrate Election Victory

Isa Ali Pantami, PhD 1) We should remember that Only Allah gives power to whom He wishes. It is only He that chooses a leader for us. We should avoid celebration by killing and vandalising people’s…

Niger imposes curfew to forestall order

By our correspondent The Government of Niger State, Tuesday evening, imposed a 14-hour curfew on key towns to prevent breakdown of law and order, following declaration of results of the Presidential and National Assembly elections….

Fayose describes Buhari’s victory as will of God

Gov. Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State and one of the arrowheads of President Goodluck Jonathan’s presidential campaign, Tuesday evening, congratulated the President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari. He described the outcome of the presidential election as the will of…

Jonathan concedes victory, congratulates Buhari

President Goodluck Jonathan has conceded victory to General Mohammad Buhari, who won the Saturday’s Presidential election on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC). The out-going president put the telephone call through to Buhari…

Manchester City join Alex Sandro race

Manchester City has reportedly joined the race to sign Porto left-back Alex Sandro. The 24-year-old player joined Porto from Santos in 2011 and has quickly developed into one of the most in-demand full-backs in European…

Yayi wins Lagos West Senate seat

By our correspondent The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced Hon Solomon Olamilekan Adeola (aka Yayi) of the APC as winner of last Saturday’s Senatorial election for the Lagos West Senatorial District. Adeola, by…