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APC Exodus Continues

A former governor of Ogun State, Chief Olusegun Osoba, and the Deputy Governor, Segun Adesegun, have defected from the All Progressives Congress to the Social Democratic Party. A reliable source, who made this known on Wednesday, also said that   the three APC senators from the state and six members of House of Representatives had joined the SDP train. The Senators ... Read More »

Governorship Aspirants Cries For Wike’s Head

Sixteen aggrieved Peoples Democratic Party governorship aspirants from Rivers State, have called on the national leadership of the PDP to disqualify a former Minister of State for Education, Mr. Nyesom Wike, from the 2015 governorship race. The aspirants at a press briefing in Abuja on Wednesday accused Wike, who is also a governorship aspirant in the party, of compromising the ... Read More »

Jonathan Is A Failure-Fashola Concludes

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, says President Goodluck Jonathan has done nothing to merit a second term, describing the President’s transformation agenda as a failure. The governor, therefore, lambasted the Transformation Ambassadors of Nigeria for “plotting to ensure that Jonathan returns to power through propagation of false claims.” Fashola who was a keynote speaker at the opening ceremony of ... Read More »

Boko Haram Can Take Over Nigeria

A former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has said the Boko Haram sect can overrun Nigeria, unless Federal Government wakes up to its responsibility of protecting the citizens. Atiku said this at a media briefing in Abuja, on Monday. He was speaking on the humanitarian crisis caused by the recent territorial gains made by the insurgents. Atiku noted that it was ... Read More »

Lamido Gets Silverlining

Emir of Kano Sanusi Lamido Sanusi is to have his impounded travel passport and withheld salaries, sources have learnt. Besides, the Kano Central Prison is to be relocated for better security at the Emir’s palace. It is all as part of last Thursday’s reconciliation with President Goodluck Jonathan. The Presidency is believed to have decided to have a “total reconciliation ... Read More »

Bayelsa Ex- Deputy Governor Survives Boat Accident

But for the timely intervention of the locals, the former deputy Governor of Bayelsa State, Peremobowei Ebebi, would have died in a boat mishap that claimed four persons in the state on Saturday. While Ebebi lived to tell the story, an officer of the Department of State Security (DSS) was reportedly not fortunate, as he was said to be among ... Read More »

Inspector General Recieves Knocks After Tambuwal Incident

Lagos lawyer, Mr Femi Falana, SAN, on Sunday accused the Acting Inspector-General of Police, Mr Suleiman Abba of partisanship. He also stated that it was Jonathan who instigated the IGP to withdraw the security details of the Speaker of the ‎House of Representatives, Aminu Tambuwal. In a letter to the IGP, Falana said that the police boss, since his appointment ... Read More »

First White African President Emerges After 20 Years

Zambia’s Guy Scott became Africa’s first white head of state in 20 years on Wednesday after the president, “King Cobra” Michael Sata, died in a London hospital aged 77. Scott, a Cambridge-educated economist born to Scottish parents, was Sata’s vice president. He takes over as interim leader until an election in three months, making him the first white African leader ... Read More »

Boko Haram Launch Massive Strings Of Attack On Adamawa

Boko Haram launched yet another massive onslaught on Adamawa’s second largest and commercial nerve centre yesterday. Mubi streets were strewn with bodies. Another border town in Borno State was also attacked in actions that showed that the “ceasefire” announced on October 17 by Chief of Defence Staff Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh might have collapsed. The CDS said after talks ... Read More »

Deziani’s sister released by kidnappers

The sister of Mrs Deziani Alison-Madueke, Minister of Petroleum Resources, Madam Osiya Agama, who was kidnapped a week ago in Rivers state has been rescued. She was released in Asari-Toru Local Government Area of Rivers state on Wednesday night by security operatives and members of the Ijaw Youth Council. IYC spokesperson, Mr Eric Omare, who confirmed the report said the ... Read More »