The Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, has told Nigerians they should be thankful that bombings do not happen in the country every day as was the case in the past. Adesina, who said...
Constitutional lawyer, Mike Ozekhome has described the President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration as one that has lost its legitimacy for abdicating its major duty and functions of securing Nigeria. Ozekhome who spoke in Abuja on Saturday, December 19, while reacting to...
The well-known Prof. Wole Soyinka has said that nobody is currently in charge of the affairs of the country. Nobel laureate, who went ahead to describe the year 2020 as the most difficult year in the country, made the comment...
Femi Falana, a senior advocate of Nigeria (SAN), says President Muhammadu has to honour the invitation of the national assembly. The house of representatives had passed a resolution summoning the president over the rising insecurity in the country.
Nasarawa State Governor, Abdullahi Sule, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari and other leaders in the country to explore other options in the effort to bring the Boko Haram insurgency in the Northeast to an end. Sule made the call...
The Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal, on Monday said that there are some evil forces fighting against the country under President Muhammadu Buhari and they are some of the people closest to the President. Tambuwal said this when he...
Well known constitutional lawyer and human rights activist, Mike Ozekhome has said the position of prominent leaders on the recent disbandment of the Special Anti- Robbery Squad, SARS, by the federal government has again validates the need to urgently restructure the country.
Northern leaders have called for the restructuring of the Nigeria to 12 state-structure, devolution of powers and 100 per cent resource with suspicion and cautious optimism. The Northern leaders made this call during a courtesy visit to PAN-Niger Delta Forum,...
Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, and ex-Senate President Bukola Saraki, have lent their voices to the call for the restructuring of the activities of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad SARS. Atiku in a post shared on his Facebook page, said the...
Founder and General Overseer of Salvation Ministries, Pastor David Ibiyeomie, has been under attack for cursing and threatening controversial OAP, Daddy Freeze. Daddy Freeze, famous for criticising pastors in Nigeria, on his Instagram page, had attacked Bishop David Oyedepo of Winners Chapel for saying...
Against the recent statement by the Kaduna State Governor, Mallam El- Rufai that the South should produce the next president of the country come 2023, the Chairman of the Arewa Youths Consultative Forum, Shettima Yerima, has said the governor is on his own.
Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, has said he would not support any northerner for the position of president in 2023. He said this on Saturday in an interview with the BBC Hausa Service as published by The Cable. The idea of zoning the presidential...
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has rejected the revised broadcast code put together by the federal government. In a statement by its national spokesman, Kola Ologbondiyan, the opposition party described the amended broadcast code as another draconian measure to muzzle the media and suppress...
The presidency has distanced itself from Mamman Daura's remarks in which he kicked against the adoption of rotational presidency in the country come 2023. Daura, while speaking with BBC Hausa on Tuesday, July 28, 2020, had said that the 2023 presidency should be...
Leader of the INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, Primate Elijah Ayodele, has said that God has revealed to him the person to emerge as the winner of the forthcoming governorship election in Edo State. The incumbent governor, Godwin Obaseki, who is the candidate of the...
Human Rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN), has stated that embattled Ibrahim Magu could return as the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), if he is cleared of all allegations against him. Just recently, Magu was suspended from the position and the...
The 2019 Presidential candidate of the Young Progressives Party, YPP, Professor Kingsley Moghalu, has received backlash from Nigerians on social media for using the phrase, ‘Nigerian Igbo’ to address the Igbos. In a series of tweets on Saturday night, Moghalu said, “Nigerian Igbo complain...
By: Isaac Ojo The Chairman Medical Advisory Committee (CMAC) of Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital (NAUTH) Nnewi an interview with journalists says Covid 19 is an unfortunate and bizarre public health emergency that took the world unnoticed. The excerpt:
The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Ahmed Tinubu today said he has not yet taken a decision to run for president in 2023 contrary to speculations, stating that he was more worried about the health and economic challenges facing the country at the moment.
Southerners aspiring to lead the country in 2023 have been given a note of warning by northerners. The Arewa Youths Consultative Forum, AYCF, has stated that the North will not cede the presidency in 2023 to the South.  According to Vanguard,...
The renowned anti-corruption crusader said Tinubu, Atiku, and other politicians that are 60 years and above should go and rest. Former Vice-President, Atiku Abubakar and the national leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, have been told to forget their...
The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Muhammad Musa Bello released stringent guidelines for religious places to reopen and without doing anything for the market places that are dotted all over the territory Around the FCT there are normally market days that attract different people...
By: Emmanuel Onwubiko  It has therefore come to my notice that the Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL), an institution that is playing a key role in the transformation of Nigerian agriculture has been the subject of a vicious and...
By: Obiaruko Ndukwe The dance of the absurd taking place in the media space in recent times couldn't have been, had President Buhari not ordered for a Forensic Audit of the Books of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC. The...
By: Godwin Maduka 'These are the times that try men’s soul', these were the words of Thomas Paine in 1776, at the early days of American War of Independence. What would have been his submission if he were to be...
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa,  By: Verner Ayukegba Africa is at an energy cross-road. On one hand, the most talented, better educated, most entrepreneurial and competitive generation the continent has ever had is rising and taking on leadership positions that will propel...
By: Ike Anthony Abaelu ...time to drop Politics and embrace Policy. It is no longer news that Corona Virus, aka COVID-19 Pandemic, has taken the world by the storm causing serious health and economic havoc without a reliable solution on...
By: Nduji Chukwudi Destiny I may not have known him for ages but the few years I have known Emeka Ihedioha, I came to realize that there are sincere people in Nigerian political space. 2013, was my first time of...
"Fry their brain and lungs with 20G, as long as they receive recharge card money or they are promised a position in 2037, an average Nigerian is cool. He is totally void of a questioning mind and he never challenges the status quo. In my opinion,...
By: C. P. Anaso March 30, 2020. In the wake of the US-China cold war, soon after roundtable and trade deals toward the end of 2019, there emerged a  health crisis which seemed internal to China but soon grew to become a subject of world...