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The mangement of star actress, Funke Akindele, has condemned in strong terms the unwarranted posts by blogger, Linda Ikeji, ascribing a harmless picture on the award winning role interpreter’s Instagram’s page to be a mockery of the alleged separation between her colleague, Toyin Aimakhu and her husband, Adeniyi Johnson. While Linda went too far and assumed the role of a ... Read More »

Cambridge University: Hausa Language Not Offered in 1961 Exams

The controversy over the secondary school results of the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate, General Muhammadu Buhari, continues as the  University of Cambridge has said that Hausa Language, which is one of the subjects listed by Buhari, was not offered in its examinations in 1961. The disclosure was contained a statement from the office of the Director of the ... Read More »

We Will Go To War If Jonathan Loses-Tompolo, Dokubo, Others Declare

Niger Delta militants have issued a fresh threat to go to war except President Goodluck Jonathan wins the February 14 presidential election. The former warlords at a meeting at Government House,Yenagoa last Friday insisted that it is Jonathan on February 14 or war. The said defeat for him at the polls would amount to dethronement, which they described as unacceptable. ... Read More »

Jonathan Campaign Vehicles Burnt in Niger

Suspected supporters of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Sunday attacked and set ablaze two campaign vehicles belonging to President Goodluck Jonathan in the Suleja area of the Niger state. The attack, was as a result of the jubilation by members of the Peoples Democratic Party  who received about 2000 decampees from the APC during the campaign of  PDP Governorship ... Read More »

May 29th is Sacrosanct – President Jonathan tells Kerry

With closely-watched elections in Nigeria less than a month away, top US diplomat Kerry jetted into the financial capital Lagos for meetings with President Goodluck Jonathan and his main opposition rival Muhammadu Buhari. Kerry’s whistlestop visit came amid fears of a repeat of election-related violence which in 2011 left some 1,000 people dead. Security has dominated the build-up to the ... Read More »

30,000 PDP Members Jump Ship To APC In Sokoto

About 30,000 members of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) yesterday defected to the All Progressives Congress(APC) in Sokoto state. Speaking at a reception for the new members,  Governor Aliyu Wamakko  said it was an indication that the party’s manifesto driven by a purposeful leadership had what Nigerians and Sokoto people desire. “The wind of change is a wind for victory for ... Read More »

Nigeria Unites With Neighboring Countries Against Boko Haram

Obviously feeling the heat of the devastation of their contiguous territories by the Boko Haram terrorists and the recent threat by their leader, Abubakar Shekau, to unleash further mayhem on the countries of the Lake Chad basin, the Nigerian military and those of her hitherto reluctant neighbours have finally reached an agreement to push out the Islamists from their havens. ... Read More »

This Nonsense Must Stop: FG Spits Fire After Attacks On Jonathan

Following the recent attacks on the convoy of President Goodluck Jonathan and leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Katsina and Bauchi states by suspected supporters of the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC), the Presidency on Friday reacted angrily, saying, “this nonsense must stop” and called on the opposition party to caution its supporters. President of the Senate, David ... Read More »

Jonathan Promises To Complete Second Niger Bridge

PRESIDENT Goodluck Jonathan has lambasted ‘Doubting Thomases’ and opposition of his government that the second Niger Bridge completion would not exceed the 48-month period promised. The President said this at the weekend during his inspection of the project at the Asaba end of the bridge. He said: “you cannot just start building a bridge just like you build a bungalow ... Read More »

PDP’s Akwa-Ibom Gubernatorial Candidate, Udom Emmanuel Flags off campaign in Uyo

Former Executive Director  of Zenith Bank and now PDP Gubernatorial aspirant in Akwa-Ibom State, Mr. Udom Emmanuel has revealed  that he would build on the  culture of achievements and excellence which marked the God’swill Akpabio administration. Mr Udom who was addressing an impressive crowd at the Uyo Township Stadium said that with the sterling strides of the Akpabio government all ... Read More »