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Zimbabwe president abandons trip amid unrest

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa has broken off a trip to Europe after violent protests in his home country. Mr Mnangagwa had been due to attend the Davos economic summit where he was expected to seek investment for Zimbabwe. Ministers say the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) is using sharp fuel price increases as a […]Read More
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Obasanjo: Stop acting like coward – PDP to Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has lambasted President Muhammadu Buhari over his response to criticisms by former President Olusegun Obasanjo. PDP said “Buhari should stop acting like a coward.” Obasanjo had on Sunday claimed that Buhari, among other things, was desperate for self-succession. The former President, who compared Buhari’s regime to Abacha era, hinted on Read More
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Buhari ‘fake’ Fulani man – Atiku

The Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar, has said President Muhammadu Buhari is not “a full-fledged Fulani man because he cannot speak Fulfulde.” Atiku, who stated this on Monday at a campaign rally in Jigawa, described President Buhari as ‘fake’ Fulani man. He said: ”a real Fulani man would not drag […]Read More
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“How Obasanjo sent me into exile in Ghana”

Rotimi Amaechi, Minister of transportation and director general of the reelection campaign of President Muhammadu Buhari, on Monday said the ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo sent him into a 10-month exile in Ghana in 2006. Amaechi said this while reacting to Obasanjo’s recent statements describing President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration as ‘Abacha era’. Speaking at APC Read More