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Politics / I Would Rather Die Than Join APC Or Bow To Buhari. FFK Blow Harder. by Isiomabright: 3:53pm On Oct 21, 2018
I WOULD RATHER DIE THAN JOIN APC OR BOW TO BUHARI. FFK BLOW HARDER.

I am not surprised that Senator Musiliu Obanikoro and Senator Iyiola Omisore have got their passports back from the EFCC and are now in America.

I do not blame them for joining the ruling party to avoid persecution. Some are strong whilst others are weak. I would rather die than join APC or bow to Buhari.

We must stay strong and focused and refuse to be distracted. We must enthrone justice, fair play and equal opportunities for every Nigerian regardless of his faith, ethnic nationality or circumstances of birth.

Ours is to speak for the weak, the poor, the voiceless and the oppressed.
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Politics / Britain Sends The Archbishop Of Canterbury To Visit And Congratulate Atiku. by Isiomabright: 1:50pm On Oct 14, 2018
Britain sends the Archbishop of Canterbury to visit and congratulate Atiku.

Guys, the Archbishop of Canterbury is the same guys Buhari spends the tax payers money to go and see him in London.

But today, the Archbishop himself flew down to Nigeria to personally see and congratulate Atiku.
Britain and US government and some other world's leaders country has asked president buhari, the president of Nigeria republic to to rerun for election.
US president Donald Trump's who through press release called Nigeria president buhari a lifeless president and vow never to meet with him again.
Today the British government who have supported buhari government send Archbishop of Canterbury to visit and congratulate a PDP presidential candidate bearer his Excellecy Atiku Abubakar who
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Politics / Obasanjo, Atiku Can't Defeat Buhari - Presidency by Isiomabright: 10:33pm On Oct 11, 2018
The Presidency has dismissed the endorsement given by former President Olusegun Obasanjo to his former lieutenant, Atiku Abubakar as a non-event, saying it was least surprised by Obasanjo’s somersault and U-turn.

In a statement, the President’s SSA media, Garba Shehu said the endorsement in Abeokuta at a press conference was a well-rehearsed theatre.

“They will lose together. Listening to the prepared statement of the former President after the meeting showed the usual ego trip and “I know it all” character of Chief Obasanjo”, Shehu said.

“In the first place, we dare to say that a pompous statement from the former President advising Nigerians on a vote against President Buhari is the best recommendation that can come at this time.

“It also betrayed a lack of understanding of today’s politics which is about good governance.

“The country voted for change in 2015 and a leader that ensures good governance which only President Buhari and the APC can provide.

“Bent on these laudable goals, we will not allow ourselves to be distracted.

“We are busy on various national issues including the restructuring and the diversification of the economy, fighting corruption, terrorism and other threats to national security; increasing the availability of electric power, improving education, health, and providing long-delayed infrastructure – roads, rail, airports and so forth.

“Many governments have come and gone, but they did not care about some of these projects.

“We were talking about
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Politics / Finally Obasanjo Endorse Atiku, Said I Have Forgiven You Whole Hearted. by Isiomabright: 5:31pm On Oct 11, 2018
Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo has officially endorsed former vice President Atiku Abubakar to run for the Presidency of Nigeria come 2019.

Obasanjo disclosed this while briefing newsmen after a meeting with Atiku, leaders of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) and others key stakeholders in his country home in Abeokuta.

Obasanjo said that he was giving his blessings to Atiku because he (Atiku) had ‘re-discovered and re-positioned himself’and as such had earned his (Obasanjo’s) forgiveness.

He said that Atiku had re positioned himself enough to now enjoy his support in the next election, adding that Atiku is the “the next President of Nigeria”.

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“Let me start by congratulating President-to-be, Atiku Abubakar, for his success at the recent PDP Primary and I took note of his gracious remarks in his acceptance speech that it all started here.

“Yes, when it started, it was meant for Atiku to succeed Obasanjo. In the presence of these distinguished leaders of goodwill today, let me say it openly that we have reviewed what went wrong on the side of Atiku.

“And in all honesty, my former Vice-President has re-discovered and re-positioned himself. As I have repeatedly said, it is not so much what you did against me that was the issue but what you did against the Party, the Government and the country.

“I took the stand I had taken based on the character and attributes you exhibited in the position you found yourself.

“I strongly believe that I was right. It was in the overall interest of everyone and everything to take such a position.

“From what transpired in the last couple of hours or so, you have shown remorse; you have asked for forgiveness and you have indicated that you have learnt some good lessons and you will mend fences and make amends as necessary and as desirable.

“Whenever or wherever you might have offended me, as a Christian who asks for God’s forgiveness of my sins and inadequacies on daily basis, I forgive and I sincerely advise you to learn from the past and do what is right and it will be well with you.

“Obviously, you have mended fences with the Party and fully reconciled with the Party.

“That’s why today, you are the Presidential Candidate of the Party. In addition to appreciating all that the Party has done for you, may I advise you to work together with all those who contested for the Party’s flag with you as a team for your campaign.

“There are still areas, nationally and internationally, where you have to mend fences and make amends. You will know how to handle what is already out and what may yet be put out by the opposition. But, I am convinced that if you continue with the attitude that brought you here with these distinguished leaders of goodwill, with remorse and contrite heart, the rest of the coast within and outside the country can be cleared. And if there is anything I can do and you want me to do in that respect, I will do.

“I am sure with the right attitude for change where necessary, and by putting lessons learned by you to work, you will get the understanding, cooperation, support and mandate – all at the national level.

“With Nigerians voting for you, it will mean that you secure their forgiveness and regain their confidence. It will be with the hope or assurance of a Paul on the road to Damascus Conversion. After all, change and conversion are of man. I believe that with a contrite heart, change is possible in everybody’s life and situation.

“For me, relatively and of all the aspirants in the PDP, you have the widest and greatest exposure, experience, outreach and possibly the best machinery and preparation for seeing the tough and likely dirty campaign ahead through. From what I personally know of you, you have capacity to perform better than the incumbent. You surely understand the economy better; you have business experience, which can make your administration business-friendly and boost the economy and provide jobs.

“You have better outreach nationally and internationally and that can translate to better management of foreign affairs. You are more accessible and less inflexible and more open to all parts of the country in many ways. As Pastor Bakare, one-time running mate of the incumbent President said, “You are a wazobia man.” And that should
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Crime / Re: Nigerians Prostitution Is Moving Indoor(s) In Italy Castel Volturno . by Isiomabright: 11:02am On Oct 11, 2018
A must read for all female Nigerians specially those wanting to travel to Europe for greener pastures.
Crime / Nigerians Prostitution Is Moving Indoor(s) In Italy Castel Volturno . by Isiomabright: 11:01am On Oct 11, 2018
Once a holiday dream for middle-class Italians, Castel Volturno is now a dilapidated seaside nightmare where Nigerian female migrants open their homes to other migrants wanting cold beer and quick sex.
Called “connection houses”, the rundown coastal homes serve as bedroom, bar and brothel to a migrant population with nowhere better to go. They are on the rise and their clandestine nature means Europe’s heavy influx of refugees and migrants, be they fleeing war or poverty, can exist out of sight and beyond help.
The International Organization for Migration said about 55,000 migrants had reached European shores in the first half of this year, many landing without papers, hope of a home or a job.
“I do what my fellow girls do here,” said Grace, a 26-year-old Nigerian who did not want to give her real name.
“I don´t like it, but it´s what to do. I have no choice. No job, and nobody to talk to or run to for help.” she told the Thomson Reuters Foundation outside a house where she sells sex.
A seafront sprawl 30 miles (48 km) north of Naples, the ramshackle town began life in the Etruscan age – before the Roman empire – and was a popular summer playground for Neapolitans during the 1970s.

One of the abandoned houses in Castel Volturno that Nigerians now occupy
In 1980, its fortunes fell when it became an emergency shelter after an earthquake left 250,000 locals homeless and the government commandeered local accommodation to fill the gap.
As tourists deserted, the economy crumbled, along with the impressive villas and commanding apartment blocks that now play home to African migrants and those
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Politics / Re: Buhari Presidency's Resort To Lies Against Atiku Is A Sign Of Defeat - Pdp. by Isiomabright: 10:04am On Oct 11, 2018
Buhari is embodiment of corruption
Politics / Buhari Presidency's Resort To Lies Against Atiku Is A Sign Of Defeat - Pdp. by Isiomabright: 9:02am On Oct 11, 2018
Buhari Presidency’s Resort To Lies Against Atiku, A Sign Of Defeat. The resort to derogatory comments and personal attacks by Alhaji Lai Mohammed and other officials of the failed @MBuhari Presidency against our Presidential Candidate is a sign of defeat and non-performance
Since the successful conduct of our Presidential primary and the popular emergence of @atiku, the @MBuhari Presidency and the @OfficialAPCNg have become intimidated; gone into panic mode and ignobly resorting to trading on rumour and spurious allegations
We aware of how the unnerved and intimidated @MBuhari Presidency has unleashed its officials, spin doctors and hack writers with billions of naira, siphoned from our national treasury, to fabricate lies, spurious allegations and smear campaign against our Presidential candidate.
While it is understandable that President @MBuhari is discomfited and
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Politics / APC My Foot, Fayose Slammed APC Again. by Isiomabright: 10:38pm On Oct 09, 2018
APC my foot! Fayose vows

The Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has said that he won’t leave the Peoples Democratic Party for the All Progressives Congress, advising the ruling party to bury the notion.

He stated this while reacting to a statement by the Ekiti Chairman of APC, Paul Omotoso, who said Fayose was not wanted in the party.
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Politics / Face Your Problems Bukola Saraki Senate President Slammed Apc Mocks. by Isiomabright: 6:31pm On Oct 09, 2018
The President of the Senate Dr Bukola Saraki has responded to the taunt by the All Progressives Congress (APC) over his (Saraki’s) performance at the just concluded Presidential Primary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
The APC spokesman, Yekini Nabena had in a statement issued on Tuesday.
However in a statement Issues by Yusuph Olaniyonu, Special Adviser on Media and Public Affairs to the President of the Senate, Saraki said that the APC is always disturbed by the sound of his name.
Saraki however advised the APC and its leadership to stop focusing on developments in the opposition party and seek ways to solve the “civil war” thathad been ignited in the party.
The statement by Saraki reads:
“We have noted the irresponsible
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Politics / Lasu Dismissed Three Senior Lecturers Over Sexual Assault Misconducts. by Isiomabright: 6:22pm On Oct 09, 2018
The Lagos State University, LASU, on Tuesday confirmed the dismissal of three of its academic staff for sexual harassment and misconduct.

The university’s spokesman, Mr. Ademola Adekoya, said the institution’s Governing Council took the decision at its 119th Statutory Meeting on Oct 4, as recommended by the Joint Council/Senate (Academic) Disciplinary Committee.

Adekoya named the affected staff as Dr Sunkanmi Odubunmi, Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Dr Ajani Ogunwande, Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry.

“Also, Dr. Emmanuel Gbeleyi, Lecturer II, Department of Anatomy, Lagos State University College of Medicine (LASUCOM), Ikeja, Lagos,” Adekoya said in a statement.

According to him, the council also approved the promotion of 49 Academic Staff and 200 Non-Academic Staff into various positions.

The spokesman said 29 non-academic staff of the university had benefited from an internal recruitment exercise recently conducted by the university.

“They include 18 Administrative Officers II, three Technologists II, four System Analysts, two Academic Planning Officers II and two
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Politics / Widespread Jubilation Accross Nigeria Over Pdp Presidential Primary Election Is by Isiomabright: 10:05pm On Oct 08, 2018
The spontaneous and widespread jubilation across Nigeria over our successful Presidential primary, leading to the emergence of Alhaji Atiku Abubakar as PDP Presidential candidate is a sign of total acceptance by Nigerians and victory for the @OfficialPDPNig in 2019 We appreciate the continued outpouring of solidarity, goodwill and prayers for our party and ourPresidential candidate, @atiku particularly since Sunday’s presidential primary in Port Harcourt, Rivers state.In the last 24 hours, our great party @OfficialPDPNig and our Presidential candidate @atiku have been inundated with
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Politics / Pdp: Our Presidential Primary, A Lesson To Inec, Apc by Isiomabright: 6:53pm On Oct 07, 2018
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says the orderliness, transparency and credibility of its Presidential primary serve as direct lesson to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and the All Progressives Congress (APC) on how elections should be conducted in present day Nigeria.

The party said that the process has shown that the electoral umpire, in its manifest compromises, has been responsible for the electoral crises at various levels of elections. It also shows that our citizens, irrespective of their individual and group interests, are capable of holding peaceful and credible elections that meet global standards.

The success of our presidential primary followed our strict adherence to democratic rules and principles of transparency and fairness, which has eluded the nation since President Muhammadu Buhari-led licentious administration assumed office. Simply put, in the PDP Presidential primary, every vote counted.

Nigerians are therefore no longer in doubt that our compromised electoral umpire, under the Buhari administration, is ostensibly culpable for injecting rancorous situations that create openings for violence, manipulations, inconclusive polls and outright rigging of elections.

We invite the whole world to note that the PDP conducted its Presidential primary and a clear winner, Atiku Abubakar, emerged, without any form of disagreements or reliance on heavy security, showing that Nigerians are peaceful, orderly and desirous of credible processes at all levels of
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Politics / Why Nigerians Should Votes Me- Buhari. by Isiomabright: 2:51pm On Oct 07, 2018
It is with a deep sense of humility that I accept the nomination of our great party, the All Progressives Congress, to be its candidate and flagbearer in the 2019 Presidential election. I thank you all for your support and guidance, and for staying committed to the Change Agenda.
Let us all join hands to ensure the continuation of the good work of the APC Government, to 2023 — and beyond! Change has come to stay in Nigeria. Long live APC, long live the Federal Republic of Nigeria!
Full Text of my Acceptance Speech as Candidate and Flagbearer of our great Party, the All Progressives Congress (APC), in the 2019 Presidential Election:
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Politics / Atiku Abubakar, Former Vice President Of Nigeria Wins Pdp Presidential Primaries by Isiomabright: 12:59pm On Oct 07, 2018
Atiku Abubakar, former Vice President of Nigeria wins PDP Presidential primaries

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Alhaji Abubakar Atiku has emerged the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) after a keenly contested primary at the National Convention of the party held at the Adokiye Amiesiamaka Stadium, Igwuruta-Ali, Port Harcourt. *PDP PRESIDENTIAL PRIMARIES RESULTS*

ATIKU 1, 532

Saraki = 317

Dakwambo.
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Politics / Re: Nigerians Slammed Apc Convention Presidential Primary Election Results. by Isiomabright: 12:55pm On Oct 07, 2018
14millions vote a place where we do not have up to one millions people, how come?
Politics / Akinwunmi Ambode Slammed Opposition With Apc Convention. by Isiomabright: 10:23am On Oct 07, 2018
Governor Akinwumi Ambode of Lagos has demonstrated that he would not succumb to distraction of mischief makers.


Ambode (M) with Babajide Sanwo-Olu (L) and other party members
Detractors have been trying to cause bad blood, using Ambode’s defeat for the 2019 governorship candidacy as bait.

Ambode lost his bid for second tenure to Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu in a direct primary conducted by their party, All Progressives Congress (APC) last week.


Akinwunmi Ambode (M) with Babajide Sanwo-Olu (L) at party national convention in Abuja
In what
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Politics / Re: Nigerians Slammed Apc Convention Presidential Primary Election Results. by Isiomabright: 10:16am On Oct 07, 2018
We are tired oooooh ������
Politics / Nigerians Slammed Apc Convention Presidential Primary Election Results. by Isiomabright: 9:45am On Oct 07, 2018
Nigerians has slammed all progressive Congress APC convention held yesterday in Abuja presidential election results.
The results will emerge president buhari vote of 14,842,072 millions.
According to the group which slammed the party said
APC should have released this pre-rigging info some other day instead of today Sunday!

Do they fear God at all ?

This is the number of votes already kept in the rigging machine for Buhari ...
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Politics / No Amount Of Attack, Intimation Will Stop Us From Dismantling Apc Rigging Machin by Isiomabright: 7:35pm On Oct 05, 2018
Police Attack: Nobody Can Cow Us -PDP....Says It Is Coasting to Victory, No Matter the Attacks

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) condemns as dastardly, unwarranted and unprovoked, today's unleashing of violence on our leaders, including the Senate President and state governors, by the Police.

The PDP however vows that no amount of attacks, aggression or acts of intimidation will deter it from confronting and dismantling the rigging machinery of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and coast to victory in 2019.

The whole world was shocked when the Police physically assaulted, fired teargas cannisters and violently dispersed our party leaders who were on peaceful protest to the Force Headquarters, Abuja, over the use of police by the APC to rig elections, particularly the September 22, 2018 Osun State Governorship election.

Acting on "orders from above", the Police assaulted our elected leaders, including our national chairman, Prince Uche Secondus, Senate President Bukola Saraki, Ekiti Governor, Chief Ayo Fayose, our presidential aspirants, Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso, Bar. Kabiru Tanimu, Mallam Sule Lamido, among others.

This unwarranted attack has left no one in doubt that our Police has finally been turned into a militant wing of the APC, with direct orders to use force to repress opposition and turn our nation into a one party state.

It has also shown that the Police, under President Muhammadu Buhari's administration, has officially declared war on the opposition and there is no way our safety is guaranteed under the current police leadership.

If the Police, which ought to protect the people, the law and the democratic process, could show such violent aggression on notable leaders, then it can no longer be trusted with the welfare and safety of regular citizens.

One can
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Politics / Re: Akin Alabi Ceo Of Nairabet Wins Apc Primary House Of Rep Candidate For Egbeda Fe by Isiomabright: 7:23pm On Oct 04, 2018
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The chairman, founder and CEO of nairabet. The no1 sports betting platform in Nigeria Akin alabi has been declared the winner of the primary election under all progressive Congress APC after the other contestants Hon Jenrade, hon Adewale ishola and Hon Adio was screened out for akin alabi.
Akin alabi will be the APCs house of rep candidate for Egbeda/on a Ara federal constituency.
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Politics / Akin Alabi Ceo Of Nairabet Wins Apc Primary House Of Rep Candidate For Egbeda Fe by Isiomabright: 7:23pm On Oct 04, 2018
The chairman, founder and CEO of nairabet. The no1 sports betting platform in Nigeria Akin alabi has been declared the winner of the primary election under all progressive Congress APC after the other contestants Hon Jenrade, hon Adewale ishola and Hon Adio was screened out for akin alabi.
Akin alabi will be the APCs house of rep candidate for Egbeda/on a Ara federal constituency.
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Politics / Re: Protest Erupted In Ebonyi State Apc Primary Governorship Election by Isiomabright: 9:48am On Oct 04, 2018
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Some members of the APC youth wing protesting at the party's headquarters in Abuja, over imposition of some candidates
Some members of the APC youth wing protesting at the party’s headquarters in Abuja, over imposition of some candidates
By Douglas Okoro

Protest erupted in Abakaliki, the Ebonyi State capital on Wednesday following the outcome of All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship primary held on Sunday.

Members of the APC in Ebonyi, numbering about 500 besieged the state’s party secretariat in Abakaliki, chanting various songs in condemnation of the primary election.

The protesters carried placards with
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Politics / Protest Erupted In Ebonyi State Apc Primary Governorship Election by Isiomabright: 9:47am On Oct 04, 2018
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Some members of the APC youth wing protesting at the party's headquarters in Abuja, over imposition of some candidates
Some members of the APC youth wing protesting at the party’s headquarters in Abuja, over imposition of some candidates
By Douglas Okoro

Protest erupted in Abakaliki, the Ebonyi State capital on Wednesday following the outcome of All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship primary held on Sunday.

Members of the APC in Ebonyi, numbering about 500 besieged the state’s party secretariat in Abakaliki, chanting various songs in condemnation of the primary election.

The protesters carried placards with
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Politics / Apc Reps Ready For Impeachment Of Dogara's - Hon Peter Akpatason by Isiomabright: 6:42pm On Oct 03, 2018
Only party instruction delaying Dogara’s impeachment – Akpatason
Igbaugba Ehigimetor
Hon. Peter Akpatason, representing Akoko-Edo in the House of Representatives, says loyal members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the house will carry out the party’s instruction on Speaker Yakubu Dogara.
Akpatason spoke to journalists in Benin on Wednesday, against the backdrop of the recent defection of the speaker to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
He said that when the house reconvened, “the needful” would be done regarding the leadership of both chambers of the National Assembly.
The lawmaker however emphasised that whatever that would be done to address the issue, would be according the law of land.
According to the former NUPENG President, it is an aberration for a member of another political party to continue to be speaker of the house of the representatives.
“We, as party loyalists, will carry out any instruction we get from the party. We will study the situation when we get back. Whatever the situation is will be what we will react to.
“We cannot
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Politics / Re: Governor Ambode Accepts Defeat, Congratulates Sanwo-olu (Read speech) by Isiomabright: 5:41pm On Oct 03, 2018
Ambode the masses didn't reject you but Tinubu and co force you out.
I wasn't an APC supporter but I supported your government, because I see some good.
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Politics / Akinwunmi Ambode Finally Accept Defeat And Back His Rival Babajide Sanwo-olu. by Isiomabright: 5:15pm On Oct 03, 2018
Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode has given up on his pursuit of a second term ticket, by conceding defeat to rival Babajide Sanwo-Olu.

In a concession speech, the rejected Lagos governor pledged to support the All Progressives Congress, APC, to emerge winner of next year’s governorship election.

Sanwo-Olu, heavily backed by trounced Ambode in the primary conducted in 245 wards in Lagos on Tuesday.

The electoral panel sent to supervise the primary initially rejected the result. But in a dramatic volte-face, the Clement Ebri committee on Wednesday accepted the result as submitted by the APC chapter in Lagos.

Read Ambode’s concession speech:


Ambode’s concession speech
While affirming the result declared by the state chapter, Ebri concurred that that Sanwo-Olu polled 970,851 votes to defeat the incumbent Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode who scored 72,901 votes.

“The Lagos State APC governorship committee collated the results in the 245 wards from our collating officers.

“At the end of the exercise the following votes were scored by the aspirants: Gov Akinwunmi Ambode scored 72,901 votes and Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu scored 970,851 votes.

“Following the results, I, Clement Ebri, the Chairman APC Governorship Committee hereby declares Sanwo-Olu winner of
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Nairaland / General / Un Joint Delegate Will Visit Boko Haram, Maiduguri, Benue State For Intervention by Isiomabright: 7:00pm On Oct 02, 2018
Foreign Affairs Minister, Geoffrey Onyeama, says a UN joint delegation will visit Maiduguri, Bama and Abuja first week of October, to scale up its humanitarian intervention in the crisis affected areas.

Onyeama said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) after a meeting with the UN team leaders on the sidelines of the 73rd UN General Assembly in New York.

The minister said that the team would be led by the UNDP Administrator, Mr Achim Steiner and UN Emergency Relief Coordinator and Head of UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), Mr Mark Lowcock.

He said that the joint UN Development Programme (UNDP)-OCHA Principal-level mission was part of the world ogranisation efforts to support the victims of Boko Haram insurgency in the region.

Onyeama said that the visit was sequel to the High-Level Conference on the Lake Chad Basin Crisis in Berlin, where the international community committed to a comprehensive crisis response in the Lake Chad Region.

He explained that the conference was held at the beginning of September in Berlin on the humanitarian and development efforts on the Lake Chad Basin area.

Onyeama said that the visit was aimed at discussing with senior government and donor officials in Nigeria on how to further strengthen humanitarian and development responses, including national and local ownership in the northeast.

“We are looking essentially on how to build on the humanitarian programme and the UN has been very much involved and supportive on the humanitarian front in the northeast

“We realised that we have to now move towards the development stage; they also want to hear from the Nigerian government what they should be looking at.

“And of course, it is about reconstruction, rehabilitation and resettlement; it is about creating an environment for economic growth which
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Crime / 81 Years Old Bill Cosby Is Sentenced Three To 10 Years In Prison Over Conviction by Isiomabright: 8:33pm On Sep 25, 2018
Bill Cosby was sentenced to between three and 10 years in prison on Tuesday for his conviction for sexually assaulting a woman, capping the once-beloved comedian's downfall from "America's Dad" to convicted felon.

Cosby, 81, was found guilty in April of three counts of aggravated indecent assault for the drugging and sexual assault of his one-time friend Andrea Constand, a former Temple University administrator, at his Philadelphia home in 2004.

The sentence ensures that Cosby will spend no less than three years behind bars before he becomes eligible for supervised release, though he could end up staying in prison for as much as a decade.

Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas Judge Steven O'Neill ordered Cosby, who was out on bail, jailed immediately.

O'Neill also fined Cosby $25,000 and ordered him to pay the costs of the prosecution, calling Cosby's crime "very serious." There was no visible reaction from the disgraced entertainer.
Equal justice under the law does not allow different treatment because of who he is or who he was," O'Neill said.

Cosby was the first celebrity to be convicted for sexual abuse since the start of the #MeToo movement, the national reckoning with misconduct that has brought down dozens of powerful men in entertainment, politics and other fields.

Before handing down the prison sentence, O'Neill also decided to designate Cosby a "sexually violent predator" under
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