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“You are a slave, fat, ugly frog-Fani-Kayode

  Rochas Okorocha’s jibe at Chief Femi Fani-Kayode following the wide doubts expressed by Nigerians at the authenticity of the photograph emanating from the APC governors’ purported visit to Muhammadu Buhari in London is a sign of desperation to serve the evil purposes for which the Imo State governor has been procured. This is true to the character of Okorocha ... Read More »

Fani-Kayode is just a spoilt brat, living on his father’s name-Okorocha

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha has reacted to a statement credited to former aviation minister, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode concerning the images showing All Progressives Congress, APC, chieftains in Abuja House, London with President Muhammadu Buhari. Fani-Kayode had described the images as fake, adding that Okorocha, who conveyed the message, was a liar. In his reaction to the former minister’s claim, ... Read More »

I will return only at the advice of my doctors-Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has hinted that his return from the United Kingdom to resume duties at home is subject to his doctors’ advice. President Buhari was writing to the President of Guinea, Alpha Conde, to thank him for the nationwide prayers held last week by Guineans for his recovery and good health. In a letter dated July 24, Mr. Buhari, ... Read More »

Etisalat is viable, made N16billion in June-CBN Governor

Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr. Godwin Emefiele has revealed that Etisalat Nigeria is on the road to recovery and actually made N16 billion in the month of June. Responding to questions on the rationale behind the take over of Etisalat Nigeria (now 9 Mobile) during the press conference of the Monetary Policy Committee in Abuja today, Mr ... Read More »

My battle with terrible skin disease-Tinsel star, Titi K opens up

Nollywood actress Abiola Segun Williams, better known as Titi Kabisoye on Tinsel ( Shalewa’s mother) revealed she has a skin disease called Scleroderma , an ailment yet to have a medical cure, during the maiden edition of ‘Wake Up Nigeria on Monday. Scleroderma, or systemic sclerosis, is a chronic connective tissue disease generally classified as one of the autoimmune rheumatic diseases. Hardening ... Read More »

2019: Coalition of 15 parties vow to unseat APC

Ahead of 2019 general elections, 15 registered political parties have formed a new political group, under the aegis of Coalition for a New Nigeria (CNN) with the aim of fielding a consensus candidate in the next presidential election to unseat the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).  The 15 political parties include, Labour Party (LP), Alliance for Democracy (LD), Democratic Peoples ... Read More »

Nnamdi Kanu gives conditions for Anambra Elections

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu has said that the Anambra governorship election will not hold if Nigeria is not restructured before October 1, 2017. He said this on Monday. Kanu at an event in Enugu where he received awards from three Igbo groups, including the Eastern Consultative Assembly and the Igbo Students’ Association. ... Read More »

PDP blasts APC Leaders: Produce video/audio of London visit

The Peoples Democartic Party (PDP) has asked the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to produce audio and video of the recent visit of Governors and party leaders to London to meet with ailing President Muhammadu Buhari. Speaking for the party, Mr Dayo Adeyeye, its spokesperson said the APC is not being fair to Nigerians and chided the delegation. Adeyeye said ... Read More »

Osinbajo in secret meeting with Buhari’s Chief of Staff, Military bigwigs, others

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo is currently meeting with service chiefs at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja. The closed-door meeting is taking place at the Vice President’s wing of the Presidential Villa. Daily Trust reports that the attendees include the Chief of Defence Staff, General Gabriel Abayomi Olonishakin, the Chief of Army Staff General Tukur Burata and the Chief ... Read More »

300MW Power Generation on Course-Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday said his administration has already embarked on reform aimed at generating 3000MW of power within the next few years, adding that the initiative, which is on course, would go a long way in scaling up the State’s economy and make life more comfortable for the people. Speaking in Ikeja while declaring open ... Read More »