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Jigawa governor, deputy, as Osinbajo meets APC delegates

The Governor of Jigawa State, Muhammadu Badaru, and his deputy, Umar Namadi, on Saturday were absent as Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, visited the state to campaign for votes from APC delegates in the party’s forthcoming presidential primary. A schedule of the visit seen by our reporter stated that Mr Osinbajo …

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Osinbajo condemns Deborah Samuel’s murder

Nigeria’s Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has condemned the lynching of a female student, Deborah Samuel, for alleged blasphemy. PREMIUM TIMES reported how Ms Samuel was lynched by suspected fellow students of an education college in Sokoto. The mob accused Ms Samuel, a Christian, of denigrating the Prophet of Islam, Muhammad. …

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Ogun governor throws weight behind Osinbajo

Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State has declared support for the presidential ambition of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. A statement by the governor’s chief press secretary, Kunle Somorin, said Mr Abiodun and the delegates from Ogun State would support Mr Osinbajo to enable him “continue with some of the laudable …

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