People Can Mourn Me The Way They Like When I Die – Obasanjo

Former Nigerian president, Olusegun Obasanjo, has responded to the criticisms that have trailed his controversial condolence message on the passing of Buruji Kashamu, a former senator and leader of the Peoples Democratic Party in Ogun State. Mr Obasanjo, in the condolence message, said late Mr Kashamu, who was wanted in the U.S for alleged drugContinue reading “People Can Mourn Me The Way They Like When I Die – Obasanjo”

Obaseki disrespects Oba of Benin – Oshiomhole

Former Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole has accused Governor Godwin Obaseki of disrespecting the Oba of Benin.   Oshiomhole made the allegation while fielding questions on a talk-show on Arise TV. He accused the Edo state Governor of not only disrespecting the esteemed Benin palace, but also Edo tradition by the wearing a capContinue reading “Obaseki disrespects Oba of Benin – Oshiomhole”

Governor Bala appoints Special Assistant on ‘Unmarried Women’ Affairs

Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi state has appointed Balaraba Ibrahim as his Special Assistant on Women Affairs (Unmarried). Secretary to the State Government, Mohammed Sabi’u Baba made this known in a letter to dated August 4, 2020. The letter read;  “I am pleased to convey the approval of His Excellency, Senator Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed CON,Continue reading “Governor Bala appoints Special Assistant on ‘Unmarried Women’ Affairs”

Obaseki is not a threat because he is not even eligible to contest elections – Oshiomhole

Former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has stated that Governor Godwin Obaseki is not a threat to his party in the forthcoming Edo governorship election.  Responding to a question on if Obaseki’s popularity was a threat to his party in an interview on Channels TV Sunday Politics, Oshiomhole stated thatContinue reading “Obaseki is not a threat because he is not even eligible to contest elections – Oshiomhole”

2023: OKPOTOKPO ADAIGBO NIILE WORLDWIDE DEMANDS FOR IGBO PRESIDENCY*

By Amb Timothy Nwachukwu The umbrella body of Igbo women in Nigeria and Diaspora, Okpotokpo Adaigbo Nile Worldwide has called on all political parties in Nigeria to zone thier Presidential ticket to the south east geo political zone ahead of the next general election. In an online press statement jointly signed by Barrister Linda Ochunu,Continue reading “2023: OKPOTOKPO ADAIGBO NIILE WORLDWIDE DEMANDS FOR IGBO PRESIDENCY*”

Adams Oshiomole leads APC members in anti-Obaseki prayer session (video)

A video of suspended National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress APC, Adams Oshiomole, leading APC members in hot anti-Obaseki prayer points, has gone viral.  Over the weekend, Oshiomole who is at loggerheads with the state governor, Godwin Obaseki, asked members of the party for forgiveness for ”selling them a bad product during the 2016 election.” OshiomoleContinue reading “Adams Oshiomole leads APC members in anti-Obaseki prayer session (video)”

President Buhari and ex-president Goodluck Jonathan in closed door meeting at the Presidential villa

President Buhari is currently in a closed-door meeting with his predecessor, Goodluck Jonathan, at the State House in Abuja. The former President arrived at the presidential villa at about 11am and went straight into the meeting with President Buhari. The purpose of the meeting is yet unknown but it is believed it has to do withContinue reading “President Buhari and ex-president Goodluck Jonathan in closed door meeting at the Presidential villa”

Oshiomhole is angry with me because I didn’t allow him become my godfather – Governor Obaseki

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo state has alleged that suspended national chairman of the All Progressives Congress(APC), Adams Oshiomhole is angry with him because he didn’t allow him become his godfather.  In a statement released by his special adviser on media and communication strategy Crusoe Osagie, Obaseki alleged that Oshiomhole supported him in 2016 because he had a hiddenContinue reading “Oshiomhole is angry with me because I didn’t allow him become my godfather – Governor Obaseki”

Kanye West says he wants Jay-Z as his running mate on presidential ticket

Kanye West has revealed he wants his estranged friend and former business associate, rapper Jay-Z as his running mate for the US 2020 presidential election.  The rapper, 43, said this before he held his first-ever presidential rally in South Carolina on Sunday, July 19, where he spoke about abortion and called out anti-slavery activist, Harriet Tubman.Continue reading “Kanye West says he wants Jay-Z as his running mate on presidential ticket”

Mistakes of my administration were not out of selfishness – Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has stated that the mistakes of his administration were not made out of selfishness.  Speaking in an interview with The Point Newspaper, Obasanjo averred that his administration’s mistakes were genuine and was devoid of personal interests. He said;  “People who worked with me, it doesn’t matter where they come from, they rememberContinue reading “Mistakes of my administration were not out of selfishness – Obasanjo”

If Osinbajo wants to go to court, he needs to resign first and sue me – Jackson Ude reacts to Vice President’s lawsuit threat

Jackson Ude, a Former Director of Strategy and Communications under President Goodluck Jonathan administration has reacted to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo’s petition to IGP Mohammed Abubakar Adamu after he (Jackson Ude) accused him of receiving N4b from Ibrahim Magu. CEB reported earlier that Osinbajo asked IGP Adamu to initiate criminal proceedings against Jackson Ude if the allegations areContinue reading “If Osinbajo wants to go to court, he needs to resign first and sue me – Jackson Ude reacts to Vice President’s lawsuit threat”

EFCC went to my guest house in error – Abdulsalami

has reacted to report of operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) searching his house; an alleged incident that came to light following the ongoing interrogation the suspended acting chairman of the agency, Ibrahim Magu has been subjected to.  In a statement released by his Military Assistant Captain J. Mfon (rtd), Abdulsalami said operatives ofContinue reading “EFCC went to my guest house in error – Abdulsalami”

Osinbajo writes IGP, demands investigation into the ‘false’ allegation of him taking N4b from Ibrahim Magu

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has petitioned the Inspector General of Police Muhammed Adamu, demanding for an investigation of “false” allegation of him allegedly taking N4b from the money allegedly stolen by suspended Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu. Jackson Ude, a former director of strategy and communications under President Goodluck Jonathan administrationContinue reading “Osinbajo writes IGP, demands investigation into the ‘false’ allegation of him taking N4b from Ibrahim Magu”

Governor Wike sacks permanent secretary for ‘flouting COVID-19 guidelines ‘

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has sacked a permanent secretary in the state, Mr. Sunny Okere for flouting and obstructing the enforcement of the COVID-19 guidelines. The permanent secretary was accused of chasing away officials of the state Ministry of Health, who went to Oyigbo to enforce the established guidelines on public burials.  In aContinue reading “Governor Wike sacks permanent secretary for ‘flouting COVID-19 guidelines ‘”

A man who stuffs dollars from contractors in his babariga wants to isolate me – Wike slams Ganduje (video)

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has slammed Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State, after he dished out threats of isolating him ahead of the governorship election scheduled to hold in Edo state in September 2020.  Ganduje who was made Chairman of the APC National Campaign Council for Edo state had promised to dismantle alleged PDP’s riggingContinue reading “A man who stuffs dollars from contractors in his babariga wants to isolate me – Wike slams Ganduje (video)”

Magu was operating as a law unto himself – Former DSS assistant director, Dennis Amachree

Dennis Amachree, a former Assistant Director with the Department of State Services has reacted to the ongoing questioning the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu has been subjected to.  Speaking on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily programme on Tuesday July 7, Amachree stated that the Attorney-General of the Federation remained the supervising authority over theContinue reading “Magu was operating as a law unto himself – Former DSS assistant director, Dennis Amachree”