POLITICAL

FULL SPEECH: Jonathan meets US lawmakers; talks Niger Delta, killing of Christians

Challenges of Nigerian Christians and the Niger Delta Question-A Summary A Presentation by Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, Chairman of the Goodluck Jonathan Foundation to the U.S. House Sub Committee on Africa, February 1, 2017 Let me start by thanking Congressman, Christopher ...

Read More »

Give Buhari free hand, no need to threaten him over my appointment – Acting CJN

The acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, has appealed to Nigerians to give President Muhammadu Buhari a free hand to perform his constitutional duties. The refusal of Buhari to send Onnoghen’s name to the senate for confirmation has attracted ...

Read More »

Sen. Andy Uba defects to APC

The senator representing Anambra South Senatorial District, Andy Uba, has dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), defecting to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Uba disclosed this on Wednesday during a news briefing at his country home in Uga, Aguata local ...

Read More »

Osinbajo sets up committee to force down food prices

The Federal Government of Nigeria has set up a task force on food security to force down cost of food items. On the task force are Kemi Adeosun, finance minister; Chibuike Amaechi, transport minister; Audu Ogbeh, agriculture minister; Chris Ngige, ...

Read More »

James Ibori set to return to Nigeria “in a matter of days”, signals political comeback

Former Delta state governor James Ibori, says he will return  to Nigeria in a matter of days, as he signalled a possible political comeback in the country. He told Reuters he would return within days to Nigeria. Recall that Ibori was released from ...

Read More »

Buhari calls Dalung from London, commiserates with him

President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung on the death of his wife, Mrs Briskila Dalung. In a statement issued on Tuesday in Abuja by Nneka Anibeze, the Special Assistant, Media to the ...

Read More »

No certificate, no promotion – Kwara Government

Speaking in Ilorin on Monday, Kwara State Head of Service (HOS), Hajia Zara Omar, said teachers in public schools in the state have until the end of February to submit originals of their academic certificates as a condition to writing the ...

Read More »

Helicopter Saga: Wike lied to Jonathan, frustrated our plans – Amaechi

Former Governor of Rivers State and Nigeria’s Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has admitted that his administration procured the two helicopters impounded by the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), but alleged that the incumbent Rivers governor, Nyesom Wike lied to former ...

Read More »

Things would have been better if PDP were in control – Minister

A former Minister of Special Duties, Kabiru Turaki has blamed Nigeria’s current economic travails on the unpreparedness of the All Progressives Congress (APC) government. Turaki, disclosed this while addressing newsmen in Abuja, noting that the economic condition of the country ...

Read More »

Wike says NCS lied! Seized helicopters were imported by Amaechi

The  two armoured Bell helicopters seized by Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) and given to the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) were ordered by former Governor Rotimi Amaechi, when he was at the helms in Rivers State. His successor Nyesom Wike made ...

Read More »

Responsive WordPress Theme Freetheme wordpress magazine responsive freetheme wordpress news responsive freeWORDPRESS PLUGIN PREMIUM FREEDownload theme free

UA-38867477-1