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Tinubu blasts Tom Ikimi - 'You are a very devious man with an awful past'

A former Governor of Lagos state and chieftain of the opposition All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, has launched a blistering response to allegations made against ...

Boko Haram: Jonathan not behaving as Commander-in-Chief - Kwankwaso

The governor of Kano State, Rabi’u Kwankwaso, on Tuesday criticised President Goodluck Jonathan for not taking a decisive step to stamp out the Boko Haram ...

Impeached Enugu deputy governor redeployed to civil service

Former deputy governor of Enugu State, Mr. Sunday Onyebuchi, has been redeployed to the Enugu State civil service.A source in the government house informed our ...

Hold Jonathan responsible if Ebola spreads - APC to Nigerians

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has urged Nigerians to hold President Goodluck Jonathan responsible, if the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) spreads further.The party noted that ...

2015: Tambuwal, Lamido absent as North West PDP endorses Jonathan

The Peoples Democratic Party in the North-West has endorsed President Gooduck Jonathan for the 2015 Presidency.At an expanded stakeholders’ meeting at the late Gen. Hassan ...

We have no candidate, US envoy tells APC

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REVEALED: How Jonathan, Mu’azu saved Ribadu

President Goodluck Jonathan and the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Adamu Mu’azu were instrumental to the granting of waiver to Mallam Nuhu ...

Jonathan invites Obasanjo for a closed-door meeting over Boko Haram

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo held a closed-door meeting with President Goodluck Jonathan over the problems of insecurity occasioned by Boko Haram attacks among others.The meeting ...

80% of those fighting me are people who I have given billions of naira — Amaechi

Governor Rotimi Amaechi of Rivers State, yesterday, explained why he was the target of attacks from some politicians within and outside the state.According to him, ...

PDP governors plot against Ribadu

Some governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party have started making moves to stop a former Chairman of the Economic and Financial ...

Ribadu remains a friend, says Tinubu

National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu yesterday described Former Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Chair Nuhu Ribadu as ...

Why I dropped presidential ambition – Ribadu

Former presidential candidate of the defunct Action Congress of Nigeria, Mallam Nuhu Ribadu, has explained why he abandoned his presidential ambition to contest the governorship ...

Mimiko Dumps Labour Party, to Declare for PDP

Ondo State Governor, Olusegun Mimiko has concluded plans to cross-carpet to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) thereby dumping the Labour Party on which platform he ...

IYC blasts Attah, others for opposing proposed Ijaw state

The Ijaw Youth Council Worldwide has carpeted former Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Obong Victor and others for protesting against the proposed creation of Oil ...

Jonathan congratulates Falconets

President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday congratulated Nigeria’s Under-20 female football team, the Falconets on their qualification for the final match of the ongoing FIFA tournament ...

Why i dumped APC - Ribadu

The pioneer chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mallam Nuhu Ribadu, has partly broken his silence on his defection from the All Progressives ...

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

Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha Declares 2 Weeks Christmas Public Holiday

The governor of imo state, Owelle Rochas Okorocha yesterday at owerri Imo state capital gave civil servants in Imo state two weeks public holiday for ... Full story

Dr. Olusegun Mimiko: The man they call Iroko

Iroko is a large hardwood tree found mostly in the west coast of tropical Africa. According to the Yoruba tradition, any man who cuts down ... Full story

Action Congress of Nigeria Splashes N100 Aketi-Customized Recharge Card

Report has it that the Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) in a last bid move to canvass for support for the flagbearer of the party ... Full story

Abdullahi Bello, Kogi State House Of Assembly Impeached

The Kogi State House of Assembly has impeached the Speaker of the Assembly, Abdullahi Bello. Reports indicate that the deputy speaker, and 10 other principal ... Full story

First Independence Day Speech By Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa, Prime Minister, 1960

Today is Independence Day. The first of October 1960 is a date to which for two years every Nigerian has been eagerly looking forward. At ... Full story

2012 National Honours List

1 "DR. MIKE ADENUGA, CON" "CHAIRMAN/CEO, GLOBACOM NIG LTD)" GCON   2 HON. JUSTICE MAHMUD MOHAMMED SUPREME COURT JUDGE CFR   3 HON. JUSTICE WALTER S. NKANU ONNOGHEN SUPREME ... Full story

Alhaji Ahmed Gulak calls for Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha’s impeachment

Special Adviser to President Goodluck Jonathan on Political Matters, Alhaji Ahmed Gulak, has called for Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha’s impeachment by the state House ... Full story

Ijaw leaders in secret meeting in Bayelsa State over Jonathan’s safety

NOTABLE Ijaw leaders met behind closed doors in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State on the security situation in the country and the safety of President Goodluck Jonathan.Jonathan, ... Full story

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