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President Jonathan in Bauchi for Late CONFAB Delegate’s Burial

After extending his condolences to Alhaji Hamma Misau’s family, President Jonathan has gone the extra mile to salute the late CONFAB delegate who passed away this week at the conference, by arriving Bauchi for his burial. The President joins family, friends and other notable personalities in mourning Hamma Misau who patriotically served his nation, state and community throughout his 34 ... Read More »

Gay couples say ‘I do’ in England and Wales

Andrew Wale is a writer and actor. His partner, Neil Allard, is a guesthouse owner. Together, they helped make history. After the clock struck midnight on Friday, the couple were among the first men marrying men and women marrying women in a range of ceremonies across England and Wales as a historic law legalizing same-sex marriage finally comes into force. ... Read More »

GOVERNOR FAYEMI FLAGS OFF CAMPAIGN….PROMISES MORE DEVELOPMENT

Governor of Ekiti State, Dr. John Kayode Fayemi (JKF) has formally declared his intention to run for a second term under the newly-formed All Progressives Congress (APC). Dr. Fayemi who made the revelation at a well-attended ceremony in Ado-Ekiti said he had obtained and submitted his form at the party headquarters in Abuja-and was ready for the primaries scheduled for ... Read More »

ABIA POLICE STORM LAGOS, ARREST SUN EDITOR

It was pandemonium galore in the home of Ebere Wabara, Associate Editor of The Sun as Policemen said to be from the Abia State Command stormed the Surulere, Lagos residence and whisked him away. The Abacha-style arrest many reveal may be unconnected to to the bitter rivalry between ABIA State Governor, Chief T.A. Orji and Sun Publisher, Dr. Uzor Orji ... Read More »

“WE STRUCK AGIP AND SHELL FACILITIES ”-MEND

The Movement For the Emancipation For the Niger Delta (MEND) has declared that it was responsible for the brutal attack that destroyed oil and gas facilities last week. The attack which affected the  operations and facilities belonging to Nigeria Agip Oil Company and Shell Petroleum Developmemt Company  in Delta and Bayelsa states. MEND’s usual spokeman, Gbomo Jomo stated as follows” ... Read More »

STELLA ODUAH’S MULTI-MILLION PROPERTIES ROT IN LAGOS

Before she got her big move to the Federal Capital Abuja, former Aviation Minister, Princess Stella Oduah was a typical businesswoman who was toiling hard but making good money from her outfit, Sea Petroleum and Gas (SPG). However, it seems those good old days are gone forever because Princess Oduah is now an Abuja power broker who has certainly moved ... Read More »

NJC DARES AMAECHI SUSPENDS NEW RIVERS CHIEF JUDGE

The last has not been heard about the mighty battle in the temple of justice between Governor Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi of River State and The National Judicial Council led by Chief Justice of Nigeria, Hon. Justice Aloma Mariam Muktar. It is obvious that the battle has moved from the court of law to the court of public opinion as the ... Read More »

Enugu Govt House attack: Police declare pro-Biafran group leader wanted

Three weeks after an attack on Enugu Government House, the Enugu State command of Nigeria Police has declared the leader of Biafra Zionist Federation, BZF, Ben Onwuka, wanted for alleged treasonable felony. Onwuka had in a press conference in Enugu recently claimed responsibility of the invasion of Enugu Government House in its bid to hoist Biafra flag after what it ... Read More »

Delta Speaker “Resigns” Amid Impeachment Plot By Governor Uduaghan

There was political turbulence in Delta State over the weekend with an impeachment plot against the Speaker of the House of Assembly Speaker, Victor Ochei, culminating in the speaker’s resignation. Several sources, among them one close to Mr. Ochei, accused the state governor, Emmanuel Uduaghan, of orchestrating the impeachment moves. The sources revealed that there had been an underground political ... Read More »

Atiku: PDP Owes Me Debt of Gratitude

Former Vice-President, Atiku Abubakar, has said that contrary to the claim by his erstwhile political party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), that it helped him to attain the position of vice-president, it was the party that owed him a debt of gratitude for his contributions to the formation of the party. The National Publicity Secretary of PDP, Mr. Olisa Metuh, ... Read More »