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Opinion: Tinubu and 20 Years of Unbroken Democracy in Nigeria

By Tunde Rahman Twenty years in the life of a nation may be a short period of time. But when such a span of time embodies something meaningful and impactful, it is extremely noteworthy. And so Nigeria at present is celebrating two decades of uninterrupted democracy since the democratic restoration of 1999. Considering where the country is coming from- a long ... Read More »

Focus on Good Governance and not Atiku; Timi Frank tells APC

Adeshina Michael Former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, has said that Nigerian will joyfully elect the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, in the forthcoming elections and not Americans.   Frank made the assertion on Friday in Abuja, in a statement in response to comments credited to the ... Read More »

APC Berates PDP over Melete Attacks; says oppostion are insensitive

Posted by Adeshina Michael The All Progressives Congress has accused the Peoples Democratic Party of being insensitive and playing desperate politics with the life of Nigerian soldiers killed in the Melete attacks. The ruling party also said the allegations by the People Democratic Party (PDP) that military funds had been diverted to finance its 2019 election campaigns was a sad reminder ... Read More »

Aggrived APC members can go to court- Buhari

By Adeshina Michael President Buhari, has declared aggrieved APC members have the right to seek legal redress if they are not satisfied with the party policies. The All Progressive Congress (APC), has earlier threatened to punish members who had sue the party tp court in a decision ascribed to the National Working Committee (NWC). The statement states : “The Party ... Read More »

Crisis Hits Lagos APC as Parallel Congresses Hold

The erstwhile camaraderie within the Lagos State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has been broken with news reaching us that a parallel congress of the party held today at the Airport Hotel Lagos. In a letter signed by Fouad Oki, who claims to be the State Chairman, he invited journalists to attend the congress and we were told ... Read More »

Opinion:Buhari’s End Game-Joe Iniodu

By Joe Iniodu President Muhammadu Buhari’s chances to be reelected in 2019 have continued to shrink giving legitimate reasons to adduce that the upcoming election may not be free and fair as the APC government may recourse to the illegitimate use of Federal might and brute force. The odds against PMB are high-from those who helped him attain the office ... Read More »

Opinion: Hate Speech Redefined by Tola Adeniyi

By Tola Adeniyi I wouldn’t know where the bogus concept of hate speech came from or who brought up the idea to the floor of the National Assembly but I know for certain what purpose it was meant to serve. Having messed up the sensibilities and sensitivities of the Nigerian citizenry by incessant and unrelenting  butchering of Nigerians  in a ... Read More »

UDOM AND MARTHA: REWARD FOR DILIGENT SERVICE

  By Joe  Iniodu All is set as Ibibio Nation, the fourth largest ethnic group in Nigeria rolls out the drums to celebrate its own in the persons of His Excellency Mr. Udom Emmanuel, executive governor of Akwa Ibom State, his dear wife and First Lady, Her Excellency, Mrs. Martha Udom Emmanuel. The reason for bestowing honour on this pair ... Read More »

Edo Governor aapoints Ihonbvere & 6 new Special Advisers

Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki has appointed Prof. Julius Ihonvbere as Chairman, Strategic Planning Team, Governor’s Office. He also named six Special Advisers. Thisday Deputy Group News Editor Crusoe Osagie is his Special Adviser, Media and Communication Strategy. A statement by Secretary to the State Government,  Osarodion Ogie said the governor named Chief Osaro Idah as Special Adviser on Political ... Read More »

“Corruption is a spirit, living in human beings”-Senator Borrofice

Senator Robert Borrofice representing Ondo North has revealed that the fight against corruption will not be easy because corruption is a spirit. In an interview with Leadership Newspaper, the Senator stated “Corruption is a dangerous thing that is not easy to fight because it is a spirit. It dwells with human beings. So definitely they will fight back, that is ... Read More »