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We will not welcome President Jonathan when he visits - Kano State Governor

Kano State Governor Rabiu Kwankwaso said yesterday that residents will not welcome President Goodluck Jonathan today.The governor, who spoke in Kano, said the President has ...

An Expose on Nasir El-Rufai: Trails of Betrayals & Propaganda

By Mohammed SeiduWhen it comes to the game of propaganda, not even the legendary Paul Joseph Goebbels – the Minister of Propaganda in the Hitler’s ...

Guests at Goodluck’s daughter’s wedding received #1.7 million customized iPhones (PHOTOS)

What is your take? Guests at Goodluck’s daughter’s wedding received #1.7 million customized iPhones. SEE PHOTOS HERE   ...

2015: Plot to dump Sambo as Jonathan’s running mate thickens

The plot to dump Vice President Namadi Sambo as running mate to President Goodluck Jonathan ahead of next year’s election is far from being over, ...

Atiku’s Campaign Posters Flood Anambra State (LOOK)

It was reported few days ago that Atiku has been endorsed by a Southeast based political pressure group, the Turaki East Alliance (TEA) as Nigeria’s ...

'I welcome bro ffk to God's vineyard, I knew God will remove him from the sinking ship' - Doyin Okupe to Fani Kayode

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Public Affairs, Doyin Okupe yesterday took to his twitter page to welcome Femi Fani-Kayode into the PDP ...

Popular Jonathan critic, Femi Fani-Kayode meets Jonathan behind closed doors

President Goodluck Jonathan on Tuesday met behind closed doors with a former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.Fani-Kayode, who is ...

How Nigeria can tackle corruption – Ex-Georgian President

A former President of the Republic of Georgia, Mr. Mikhail Saakashvil, on Tuesday said Nigeria could confront corruption and other related problems if its leaders ...

Nigeria assumes AU Security Chair for April

Mr. Lolo Bulus, Nigeria’s Permanent Representative to the AU and Ambassador to Ethiopia, has assumed the one-month rotational Chair of the 15-member African Union Peace ...


The Federal Government, yesterday, accepted the recommendation that Nigerian Airspace Management Agency, NAMA; Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, NCAA, and the Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NIMET, be ...

Oronsaye report: FG merges NAMA, NCAA, NMA

Sen. Pius Anyim The Federal Government has approved the merger of the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency, the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority and the Nigerian Meteorological Agency ...

PDP blasts APC for violent congress

PDP National Publicity Secretary, Chief Olisa Metuh| credits: trends.com.ng The Peoples Democratic Party has described the ward congress conducted by the opposition, the All Progressives Congress, ...

Ekiti PDP gov primary free, fair

A former Governor of Rivers State, Dr. Peter Odili, has challenged critics to go and contest the results of the Ekiti State 2014 Peoples Democratic ...

I’ll back Wike to succeed Amaechi –Patience Jonathan

Mrs. Patience Jonathan| credits: en.wikipedia.org Wife of the President, Mrs. Patience Jonathan, on Monday said she was solidly behind the Supervising Minister of Education, Chief Nyesom ...

Gov poll: Jonathan postpones campaign visit to Ekiti

President Goodluck Jonathan President Goodluck Jonathan’s one-day campaign visit to Ekiti State scheduled for April 8 has been postponed. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the ...

PDP ward congress: One dies, seven arrested in Kwara

One person was feared dead while two people were wounded during the ward congresses of the Peoples Democratic Party in Kwara State on Monday. The Police Public Relations ...

Delegates demand reforms in Local Govt

Delegates to the National Conference have demanded for reforms in the administration of Local Government. Leading the debate, a delegate, Mr. Nasir Ibrajim Jinju called for true ...

Lagos Assembly summons commissioner over boat accidents

The Lagos State House of Assembly on Monday summoned the Commissioner for Transport, Mr Kayode Opeifa, over boat accidents in Majidun and Mile 2 areas ...

Delegates demand reforms in Local Govt

Delegates to the National Conference have demanded for reforms in the administration of Local Government. Leading the debate, a delegate, Mr. Nasir Ibrajim Jinju called for true ...

NIS recruitment: Please, forgive me, Abba Moro begs Nigerians

Embattled Minister of Interior, Abba Moro, has taken full responsibility for the recent ill-fated recruitment into Nigeria Immigration Service which claimed 16 lives and begged ...

Atiku Abubakar pictured with newly married son & daughter-in-law

His son Abba married his American girlfriend, Mariana, in Dubai yesterday. We wish them a happy married life... ...

I have never known poverty – Doyin Okupe boasts

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Public Affairs, Doyin Okupe, on Friday thumped his chest over his rich background, saying he has never ...

2015 Break-Up Prediction: Nigeria will shock Western world – CAN leader

What’s your opinion on the National Conference? Does the Christian body have any agenda to promote? I will not tell you what the agenda of the ...

The Strange Dream Of A Muslim/Muslim Ticket (Part 1) By Femi Fani-Kayode

The last notable Christian-Christian ticket was Awolowo-Umeadi in 1979 and the last notable Muslim-Muslim ticket was Abiola-Kingibe in 1993. You can figure out the rest. ...

Bamidele’s defection, good riddance to bad rubbish

In this interview with AKINWALE ABOLUWADE, the acting state Chairman, All Progressives Congress in Ekiti State, Olajide Awe, responds to sundry issues, including Opeyemi Bamidele’s ... Full story

Defected govs vow not to return to ruling party, PDP

Four of the five former Peoples Democratic Party’s governors, who defected to the opposition All Progressives Congress, have vowed not to return to the ruling ... Full story

Aminu Tambuwal attends meeting with Buhari, Tinubu, others

Leaders of the All Progressives Congress and governors elected on the platform of the party met with governors who defected from the Peoples Democratic Party ... Full story

Rebel governors renew their war of words with Tukur again

The New Peoples Democratic Party and the Bamanga Tukur-led PDP  have  renewed their war of words on  the crisis rocking the ruling party.While the New ... Full story

Ghana Supreme Court upholds President John Dramani Mahama’s win

 Ghana’s Supreme Court on Thursday upheld President John Dramani Mahama’s win in elections last year, dismissing the opposition’s case alleging voter fraud in a test ... Full story

President Jonathan Orders The Release Of ALL Women Held Because Of Connection To Boko Haram Sect

President Jonathan granting Boko Haram demands? President Goodluck Jonathan has ordered that all women held in connection with the activities of the Boko Haram sect in ... Full story

United Kingdom still waiting for Diepreye Alamieyeseigha to be extradited back

The United Kingdom has said that it has not given up on its efforts to extradite former Bayelsa State governor, Diepreye Alamieyeseigha, back to Britain ... Full story

Ebonyi Deputy Speaker Impeached Over Insubordination

 The Deputy Speaker of  the Ebonyi State House of Assembly, Mr. Valentine Okike, was Thursday impeached on the grounds of gross misconduct, insubordination and plot ... Full story

Senators and House of Representatives to get a new salary increase

Nigeria’s National Assembly, NASS, members comprising the Senate and House of Representatives, are in for yet another increase in their take-home pay. Going by an ... Full story

Babatunde Fashola - Governors Are Not In Same Class With Ministers

Governor Babatunde Fashola of Lagos state says appointed federal ministers can never be in the same class with elected governors in the country, adding that ... Full story

Leaked Video Of Gen. Diya Oladipo Crying And Kneeling To Beg Sani Abacha For Forgiveness - Video

At 42:00 mins into the video General Diya Oladipo is seen in a video recording shown at the Oputa panel, kneeling and weeping before Gen, ... Full story

Ekiti State Governor Fayemi Names New Cabinet

Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi has forwarded a list of 19 nominees to the State House of Assembly for consideration as commissioners.This is in ... Full story

Presidency Has Lost Credibility Over Its Handling Of The First Lady's Illness

The Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) has congratulated First Lady Patience Jonathan for her miraculous return from the dead, while slamming the presidency for losing ... Full story

President Jonathan Didn’t Sign The Agreement To Only Serve Four Years – Yakassai

The mystery over President Goodluck Jonathan’s alleged agreement with northern governors of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in 2011 not to contest the 2015 presidential election ... Full story

President Goodluck Jonathan's Facebook Address To Nigerians

Today, this address to Nigerians appeared on Goodluck Jonathan's Facebook page. The piece focuses on economy and investment, also on youths' employment, railways and pipelines' ... Full story

President Goodluck Jonathan okays sharing of $1bn by states

President Goodluck Jonathan has approved the distribution of $1billion from the Excess Crude Account among the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) to ... Full story

Sullivan Chime, Enugu State Governor Undergoing Treatment In London Hospital

Fresh facts emerged yesterday on the whereabouts of Governor Sullivan Chime of Enugu State, who has not been seen in public since September 19, 2012, ... Full story

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