Jonathan’s Successor: My Advise To Northern Nigeria By Ahmadu Ali

The Director General of President Goodluck Jonathan’s Organisation, Ahmadu Ali says the Fulani socio-cultural group – Miyyetti Allah, the Yoruba socio cultural groups – Afenifere, and Odua Peoples Congress (OPC) have all endorsed the re-election bid of President Jonathan. Ali said this at the campaign rally of the PDP on Saturday in Kaduna. “We should … Continue reading Jonathan’s Successor: My Advise To Northern Nigeria By Ahmadu Ali

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Presidential Debate: APC Shields Buhari’s Intellectual Laziness, Says Jonathan *Charges APC ‘Prove You’re a Party of Progressive Intellectuals At Debate’

The Presidential Campaign Organisation of President Goodluck Jonathan has accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) of stopping its presidential candidate, General Muhammadu Buhari from participating in a presidential debate being organised by the Broadcasting Organisation of Nigeria (BON) as a means of shielding the intellectual laziness and inability of the former military dictator to constructively … Continue reading Presidential Debate: APC Shields Buhari’s Intellectual Laziness, Says Jonathan *Charges APC ‘Prove You’re a Party of Progressive Intellectuals At Debate’

Boko Haram: Arrested General Ransome-Kuti, Other Officers May Be Court Martialed Over Baga Attack

Nigerian military authorities have come down heavily on suspected senior military officers sabotaging counter-terrorism operations in the country as over 10 senior officers, including a Brigadier-General, have been arrested and are currently telling the military hierarchy what they know about a recent attack carried out by the Islamic insurgent group, Boko Haram. The officers may … Continue reading Boko Haram: Arrested General Ransome-Kuti, Other Officers May Be Court Martialed Over Baga Attack

APC Candidate Says Ekiti Gov Abused Bible Verse, Insulted Muslims as Buhari Attacks Punch, SUN newspapers Over Fayose’s Frontpage Adverts

Governor Ayodele Fayose has come under fire from the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), over a front page advert the Ekiti State governor paid for in The Punch and Daily Sun newspapers on Monday morning. Buhari, in a Facebook post, accused Mr. Fayose of abusing a Bible verse … Continue reading APC Candidate Says Ekiti Gov Abused Bible Verse, Insulted Muslims as Buhari Attacks Punch, SUN newspapers Over Fayose’s Frontpage Adverts

Show Your Certificate Or Forfeit Election, Northern Youths Tell Buhari

A group of youths under the umbrella of Northern Youth Forum (NYF) has challenged the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate, Muhammadu Buhari, to produce his certificates to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for proper electoral contest. According to the group, failure to do this would automatically put the supporters of the formal head … Continue reading Show Your Certificate Or Forfeit Election, Northern Youths Tell Buhari

How Tinubu, Obasanjo Denigrate the North

SPECIAL REPORTS In 2007, a wounded Olusegun Obasanjo foisted a sick and almost dead Umoru Yaradua on the PDP as its Presidential candidate with a grand design that would have seen Obasanjo remain President beyond 2007, if Yaradua had died before the elections. You should also remember that the vice presidential candidate of the PDP, … Continue reading How Tinubu, Obasanjo Denigrate the North

#NigeriaDecides: Buhari is Clueless About How To Revive Economy, Can’t Remember His Phone Number, Says Jonathan

So Clueless? Can you imagine? Pa Buhari can’t remember his phone number –Jonathan President Goodluck Jonathan on Friday during a rally in Enugu said that the All Progressives Congress candidate, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd), cannot remember his own mobile phone number. Jonathan, whose unscripted address was mostly a response to previous statements made by Buhari, … Continue reading #NigeriaDecides: Buhari is Clueless About How To Revive Economy, Can’t Remember His Phone Number, Says Jonathan

Lagos Doctors Prostest Non-Payment of Salaries

Protesting Doctor in Lagos StateLagos State doctors in the employment of the state government on Friday protested non-payment of their two months’ salaries and non-employment of resident doctors in the state. The doctors in the state controlled by the opposition, All Progressives Congress (APC), under the aegis of the Medical Guild Association, also demanded an … Continue reading Lagos Doctors Prostest Non-Payment of Salaries

My Candid Nasiha to General Buhari By Dr. Ahmad Abubakar Mahmud Gumi

MY CANDID NASIHA TO GEN. BUHARI. Assalamu Alaikum The Humble People's General. I know I have access to your privy but this is meant for others to learn also. The prophet -peace be upon him- told one of the most honest and truthful of his companions Abu Zar Algafary: "oh Abu Zar, I truly love … Continue reading My Candid Nasiha to General Buhari By Dr. Ahmad Abubakar Mahmud Gumi

Ikimi withdraws from APC

A founding member of the All Progressives Congress, Chief Tom Ikimi, has withdrawn his membership of the party. He said he ceased from being a member of the party from tomorrow, Wednesday, August 27, 2014. The former minister of external affairs stated this in a statement he issued in Abuja on Tuesday. He however did … Continue reading Ikimi withdraws from APC

Why I Defected To PDP – Ribadu

Pioneer chairman of Nigeria's anti-graft agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mallam Nuhu Ribadu, few days after his defection from the All Progressives Congress (APC) to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has explained the reason behind his political move. In a statement posted on his Facebook page, Ribadu said his “carefully considered decision” … Continue reading Why I Defected To PDP – Ribadu

CONFESSION OF 18-YR-OLD BOY: ‘I Have Slept With Five Dogs’

An 18 year-old boy, one Ighodaro, an indigene of Edo State, was apprehended on Wednesday August 13, by the people of Iguosa community in Ovia North East Local Government Council of Edo State and handed over to the police after he was caught having intercourse with a dog in an uncompleted building in the area. … Continue reading CONFESSION OF 18-YR-OLD BOY: ‘I Have Slept With Five Dogs’

Ebola: FG Confirms Nurse, 21 Others Quarantined in Enugu, 198 Under Surveillance in Nigeria

An additional twenty one persons including a nurse have been quarantined in Enugu state on a suspicion of likely infection with Ebola Virus Disease. Minister of Information Labaran Maku told State House Correspondents after the Federal Executive Council meeting that the affected nurse had primary contact with the late Liberian, Patrick Sawyer, who brought the … Continue reading Ebola: FG Confirms Nurse, 21 Others Quarantined in Enugu, 198 Under Surveillance in Nigeria

How 19-year-old boy had sex with a dog, arrested

Wonders, they say, never end. reports say a 19 year old boy in Iguosa community,Ovia North-East local government area of Edo State, has been apprehended for allegedly having sexual intercourse with a dog. The teenager, Osagiator was reported to have taken the dog to an uncompleted building to engage in the abominable act. Members of … Continue reading How 19-year-old boy had sex with a dog, arrested

Ebola: Liberian NEC Recommends Postponement of Midterm General Election

Following declaration of state of emergency in the wake of the outbreak of the Ebola Virus in Liberia, the National Elections Commission (NEC) is recommending the postponement of the October 14, 2014 Special Senatorial Election. The Chairman of the Commission, Cllr. Jerome George Korkoya, said the NEC may be unable to deploy staff in the … Continue reading Ebola: Liberian NEC Recommends Postponement of Midterm General Election

Ebola: 27 Secondary Contacts with Health Workers Identified, Life Insurance For Medical Experts

The Lagos State Government has begun an intensive search for 27 secondary contacts, who might have come close enough to doctors, nurses and health workers, who attended to the late Liberian-American Patrick Sawyer, at a Lagos private hospital. Sawyer, who was infected with the deadly Ebola virus in his native Liberia, died in the Obalende, … Continue reading Ebola: 27 Secondary Contacts with Health Workers Identified, Life Insurance For Medical Experts

Suntai Still Governor Of Taraba- Umar, State Acting Gov Insists

Taraba State Acting Governor, Garba Umar, has refuted recent reports making the rounds that he has abandoned the ailing Governor Danbaba Suntai and has hijacked all government structures, describing them as untrue and the handiwork of disgruntled politicians. Umar has stated emphatically that he has only been holding brief pending when Governor Suntai would recover … Continue reading Suntai Still Governor Of Taraba- Umar, State Acting Gov Insists

Nigerian Doctor Who Treated Dead Liberian Tests Positive To Ebola

A Nigerian doctor who treated a sick Liberian man, Patrick Sawyer, who was infected with the Ebola virus has tested positive to the deadly virus, Nigeria’s Minister of Health, Onyebuchi Chukwu confirmed on Monday in a briefing. Sawyer died of Ebola virus on July 25. He, however, said the Federal Government had not been able … Continue reading Nigerian Doctor Who Treated Dead Liberian Tests Positive To Ebola

Ambassador, ECOWAS Staff, 57 Others Listed Among Travellers Who Made Contact With Ebola Victim

Nigeria Ambassador to Liberia, Chigozie Obi-Nnadozie and 58 others have contact with, Patrick Sawyer, the victim of Ebola Virus Disease, EVD, who died in Lagos last Thursday, says the Lagos State Government. At a news conference on Monday 27. July at the Lagos State Government Secretariat in Alausa, Lagos, Southwest Nigeria, Lagos Commissioner for Health, … Continue reading Ambassador, ECOWAS Staff, 57 Others Listed Among Travellers Who Made Contact With Ebola Victim

Ebola Virus Kills One Dies in Lagos, As Health Minister Calms Nerves, Gives Out Contact Numbers, Email

Federal Health Minister Prof Onyebuchi ChukwuAfter several speculations and enlightenment regarding possible outbreak of Ebola disease in the Nigeria, one death resulting from the virus occurred on Friday in Lagos, compelling the Federal Government to embark on frantic efforts to calm the nerves of Nigerians. The victim was said to be travelling from Monrovia, Liberia … Continue reading Ebola Virus Kills One Dies in Lagos, As Health Minister Calms Nerves, Gives Out Contact Numbers, Email