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Emir Of Kano To Nigerians “Stop Electing Leaders Without Education”

Worried by the level of decadence and decay in the country, the Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, has advised Nigerians to stop electing into public office leaders without education. Sanusi said Nigerians had often made the mistake of electing leaders who had no education, saying such leaders cannot give what they do not have.   The former Governor of ... Read More »

Amosun’s Aides Move to DPP

Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun may have concluded plans to defect as his associates have now been positioned as candidate of another party, DPP   A source noted, “The plan is that he may not leave now, but he (Amosun) will leave. “He already has candidates for the three senatorial zones and nine House of Representatives seats in the ... Read More »

APC Senator Blasts Buhari” Your Corruption Fight Has Been Selective, Things Are Now Worse”

AT BARCELONA HOTEL 27th October, 2018 BECOMING AN ELDER STATESMAN BY SENATOR BUKAR ABBA IBRAHIM Your Excellencies, Honourable Ministers, Distinguished Senators, Honourable Members of the House; all other protocols are duly observed. Today, marks my first stride in becoming an Elder Statesman. I have served my nation well all my life from the day I finished my Youth Corp service. ... Read More »

Opinion: Buhari, APC On The Path Of Destruction and Need Prayers-Dele Momodu

By Dele Momodu   Fellow Nigerians, I don’t know about you but I’m truly worried that our dear beloved country may have fallen into the hands of those who do not see unity and nation-building as a priority. Before I go on, let me tell a true life story. In 2014, I was on a bus ride with the current ... Read More »

I am not leaving PDP- Ekweremadu

The Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has stated that he is still in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), adding that his path in politics was in the hands of the Almighty God. In a statement issued on Wednesday, Ekweremadu explained that he had received calls from various friends and political associates seeking clarification on the rumours. He said that his ... Read More »

Shonekan is Alive and Well-family

Former Head of the Interim Government,  Chief Ernest Shonekan is not dead contrary to reports by some news platforms Multiple sources have confirmed this newspaper the former Chairman, UAC Plc who is 82 is very much alive and well. We gathered that Chief Shonekan is not even ill and wondered how anyone could have come up with such a lie. Read More »

No plans To Impeach Ambode-Speaker

Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mudashiru Obasa has denied rumours that the House is planning to impeach Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode. He stated this on Monday during the plenary session of the House of Assembly, where he also revealed via his twitter handle that Gov Ambode has not committed any impeachable offence. “Impeachment is constitutional and ... Read More »

Ooni’s Ex Wife, Zaynab Congratules his new Queen

The former wife of Ooni of Ife, Queen Zaynab who parted ways with the monarch two years ago has sent a congratulatory message to his new wife. The message made available to us read :It was once said that there is nobility in compassion, beauty in empathy and grace in forgiveness .Congratulations to The Ooni and his new bride” Read More »

Exclusive; Obanikoro Spotted in London

Former Ministet, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro contrary to reports making the rounds is acrually in London, United Kingdom. Family sources revealed to the The Lightnews that he actually in the UK and not in the United States. This newspaper can confirm that Obanikoro is thr UK, he was spotted in a gym in the heart of the city. We are told ... Read More »

Dewji, Africa’s youngest billionaire freed by kidnappers

Africa’s youngest billionaire, snatched weeks ago off the street outside a luxury hotel in Tanzania, has returned home unharmed after being released by his kidnappers, police said on Saturday. Mohammed Dewji, 43-year-old CEO of the METL Group family conglomerate, was seized as he arrived for a morning workout in Tanzania’s commercial capital Dar es Salaam last week. Forbes estimates his ... Read More »