Tag: defeat

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AzeezDecember 15, 2017

Release of $1bn to fight Boko Haram manipulative – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Friday said the approval of $1bn from the Excess Crude Account to fight insurgency ...

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AzeezNovember 23, 2017

I take responsibility for PDP’s defeat in 2015 – Jonathan

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has said he won’t be able to sleep well if the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) does ...

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AzeezNovember 19, 2017

Jonathan conceded defeat despite having grounds to dispute Buhari’s victory – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said former President Goodluck Jonathan conceded defeat in the 2015 Presidential election despite having substantial ...

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AzeezOctober 13, 2017

PDP is still suffering from the shock of defeat – Abdulsalami

Former military Head of State, Abdulsalami Abubakar has said the Peoples Democratic Party has refused to play its role as a ...

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ToluDecember 24, 2016

[The Legislative Blog]: Senator Bukola Saraki congratulates President Buhari on defeating Boko Haram

Senate president, Bukola Saraki has sent a congratulatory message to President Muhammadu Buhari and the Nigerian Army on their success ...

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ToluDecember 10, 2016

“This election has taught me that the hate of corruption can win” | 10 quotes from President John Mahama’s concession speech

The people of Ghana have made the historic decision to unseat John Mahama as president. New Patriotic Party’s veteran politician ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 2, 2016

Gambian president Jammeh concedes defeat

President Yahya Jammeh of Gambia has conceded defeat to opposition leader Adama Barrow, The Punch reports. While speaking with reports on ...

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AzeezNovember 28, 2016

Ondo election: Oke concedes defeat, congratulates Akeredolu

The candidate of the Alliance for Democracy (AD) in the Ondo governorship election, Olusola Oke has conceded defeat and congratulated ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 9, 2016

Hillary Clinton calls Trump, concedes defeat

Democratic candidate in the U.S. presidential election Hillary Clinton has called President-elect Donald Trump, according to reports. Clinton has also ...

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Kolapo OlapojuNovember 17, 2015

Buhari said a few things about Jonathan’s government on Monday

Although the words didn’t come from the President’s mouth, they were said on his behalf by Minister of Youths and Sports, ...

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Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 12, 2015

Jose Mourinho’s reaction to Chelsea’s defeat is beyond epic (WATCH)

Not much can be said to describe Chelsea’s form this season, after losing to 2-0 to Everton today. Leave it to ...

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Kolapo OlapojuAugust 2, 2015

“Boko Haram will be defeated before the year ends” – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured that Islamic terrorist sect, Boko Haram will be defeated by end of this year. Buhari said ...

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Kolapo OlapojuJuly 9, 2015

PDP is still trying to figure out why it lost the last election

The chieftains of the Peoples Democratic Party, gathered in Ibadan, Oyo State, on Wednesday, July 8, to figure out why the ...

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Emmanuel ChidiogoMarch 27, 2015

Opinion: Is President Jonathan ready for defeat?

by Emmanuel Ugwu News of a defeat will shake the foundation of Jonathan’s sense of personal identity. It will devastate ...

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Op-Ed EditorOctober 23, 2014

@Adunnibaby: Why Buhari may not defeat Jonathan in 2015

by Abimbola Adelakun Lagos State Governor, Babatunde Fashola, recently dismissed insinuations he would be a running mate to the All ...

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Op-Ed EditorSeptember 2, 2014

Suraj Oyewale: How to win Boko Haram in one year (Y! FrontPage)

by Suraj Oyewale This week, for the first time since I was handed this column about four months ago, I ...

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June 29, 2014

Hannatu Musawa: Mutating from defeat to hope in Ekiti

by Hannatu Musawa Sadly, many leaders especially in Africa hardly ever relinquish power with the kind of grace and demeanor ...

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May 25, 2014

Lai Mohammed: To Femi Aribisala and others – Jonathan deserves defeat not repeat

by Lai Mohammed Aribisala’s tragic thinking and poor excuse for sensibility is so self effacing when he also falls into ...

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May 20, 2014

Opinion: 7 things Nigeria must do to defeat Boko Haram

by Bamidele Ademola-Olateju Pure military tactics and strategy will fail against Boko Haram because military sweeps almost always come at ...

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January 17, 2014

Opinion: Why Jonathan will lose this war against Amaechi

by Nasiru Suwaid Descriptively, what I was specifically interested on is the group that does the overturning and pinning of ...

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November 17, 2013

Femi Fani-Kayode: What you must know about the power of will

by Femi Fani-Kayode What cripples most people is a lack of confidence, conviction, fortitude and faith and worse of all the fear of failure. ...

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