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The Great Church Robbery!

Jesus berated the mercenary religious leaders of biblical days. He told them: “‘It is written, my house shall be called a house of prayer,’ but you have made it a ‘den of thieves.’” (Matthew 21:13). This word remains pertinent to pastors in the churches of today. They come up with all kinds of schemes designed to squeeze money out of ... Read More »

Manchester United Spank Plucky Liverpool

Manchester United secured a sixth consecutive Premier League victory by beating bitter rivals Liverpool 3-0 at Old Trafford. Wayne Rooney netted a ninth goal in his last eight appearances on home turf to give United a 12th-minute lead, 25 seconds after Raheem Sterling passed up a fine opportunity to put Liverpool ahead. Louis van Gaal’s men doubled their advantage in ... Read More »

Dele Momodu’s Open Letter To Buhari

Your Excellency, let me start by congratulating you on a keenly contested Presidential Primary of your party APC which you won resoundingly. Even if I’m not a member of your party, I’m a recent convert to Buharism, as previously explained elsewhere, and I believe every member of the opposition must join forces to work for your victory in 2015. It ... Read More »

Buhari Highlights Plans For Nigeria

With yesterday’s emergence of Gen. Muhammadu Buhari as the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), the stage seems set for a major battle on February 14, next year. President Goodluck Jonathan was returned by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Abuja early yesterday. He was the only aspirant. Dr. Jonathan immediately named Vice President Namadi Sambo as his ... Read More »

Buhari Is The Winner!!!

Latest reports emanating from the Teslim Balogun Stadium in Surulere, Lagos, western Nigeria, indicate that former Head of State, Major General Muhammadu Buhari is coasting home to victory in the All Progressives Congress, APC, presidential primary. As at the time of this report (4:51 p.m. December 11, Thursday) Buhari has garnered a total votes of 3,430 to lead four other aspirants of ... Read More »

Army In Vigorous Hunt For Adamawa Insurgents

The troops of the Nigerian Army are carrying out a major operation to flush out remnants of Boko Haram insurgents in Michika and some neighboring communities in Adamawa State. Investigation revealed that the soldiers have restricted movement from Hong to Michika to prevent the insurgents from fleeing the area. The source said that some of the insurgents believed to be ... Read More »

Obasanjo In Trouble After Defying Court Embargo On Biography

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo

An Abuja High Court sitting  in Wuse Zone 2, Abuja, Wednesday held that former President Olusegun Obasanjo was in contempt of court for flouting its orders restraining him from, among others, publishing his autobiography, “My Watch.” Justice Valentine Ashi, in a ruling Wednesday, gave Obasanjo 21 days (from the day of service of the court’s orders on him) to show ... Read More »

Obasanjo Defies Court Order, Releases Tell-All Book

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo

Despite a court order obtained by Kashamu Buruji, a close associate of President Goodluck Jonathan, stopping the publication of former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s autobiography, the book, “My Watch”, was released to the public on Tuesday at a public presentation held at the Lagos Country Club, Ikeja, Lagos. In the book, Obasanjo said after observing Jonathan and listening to him and ... Read More »

APC Presidential Aspirants In Mad Rush For Last Minute Delegate Support

The five aspirants contesting for the presidential ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC) were on Tuesday engaged in a last minute scramble for the votes of the 8,000 delegates that would determine who would square up against President Goodluck Jonathan in the 2015 presidential election. The aspirants will slug it out at the party’s national convention slated to commence ... Read More »

Drama in Delta as Senator Okowa wins PDP Primaries

After all the speculations and horse trading, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa has beaten the other candidates to win the PDP primaries in Delta. The exercise which saw many hiccups eventually held and neither David Edevbie, the last minute choice of the Urhobo Progressive Union nor Sir Tony Obuh, the initial choice of current governor Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan made any significant impact. ... Read More »