Showing posts with label Politics. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Politics. Show all posts

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Wike doesn’t know how to speak English, he is poorly dressed and he is a thug- Rotimi Amaechi

The cold war between Minister of Transport and former Rivers state governor, Rotimi Amaechi and his successor, Nyesom Wike, has taken a new twist as both men are about to attack their wives verbally.

Monday, May 29, 2017

PDP Leaders Want Jionathan To Forget His 2019 Ambition

*Party may concede presidential ticket to the North
*Ekweremadu, Akpabio, others for VP slot
Some leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party are reportedly mounting pressure on ex-President Goodluck Jonathan to shelve his alleged ambition to contest the 2019 presidential election.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

"Buhari Is Doing Well, He Will Win Presidential Election Again"; says Garba Shehu

The Presidency on Tuesday said if another presidential election were to be held today, President Muhammadu Buhari would still win like he did in 2015.
The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, said this while addressing State House correspondents at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

Sunday, May 21, 2017

How Oba Of Lagos Reconciled Tinubu and I – Obanikoro

In this interview with The Punch's Sunday Aborisade, former Minister of State (Defence), Senator Musiliu Obanikoro speaks about his reconciliation with Asiwaju Bola Tinubu and his rumoured defection to the All Progressives Congress.

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Obanikoro Publicly Spotted With APC Leader Tinubu

The speculations are true after all. Former Minister of State for Defence, Musiliu Obaniko is back to the camp of the respected political strategist, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. More pics...

Osinbajo Will Not Be Allowed To Replace Buhari - Northern Elders

The Northern Elders Forum has maintained that the North must retain the presidency if Buhari's failing health prevents him from seeking re-election in 2019.

Monday, May 8, 2017

Fani-Kayode Reacts To Obanikoro’s Move To Join APC

A former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has described as saddening the defection of a former Minister of State for Defence, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, to the APC.
Obanikoro and Fani-Kayode spent about a month together in the custody of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in October last year.

PDP Angry Over The Way Chibok Girls Release Happened

The Ahmed Makarfi faction of the opposition PDP has condemned the decision by the government to swap Boko Haram prisoners with some of the abducted Chibok girls.
About 82 of the girls, who were abducted from their school in April 2014, were released Saturday as part of a prisoner swap that saw the release of 5 Boko Haram suspects.

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Why President Buhari Was Absent From FEC Meeting – Lai Mohammed

President Muhammadu Buhari continues to take a rest from official functions on the advice of his doctors, Information Minister Lai Mohammed has said.

Monday, April 24, 2017

The Unprecedented Level Of Patience Shown To Buhari

Nigerian Economist
Nigerians have never shown such level of patience and tolerance towards any of their past leaders for his record and strange policies as that shown to their current leader, Muhammadu Buhari – a former military dictator now self-confessed democrat who said he came to fight corruption.

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Nigeria's Economy Is Out Of Recession, Growing Strongly

The Nigerian economy is out of recession and growing strong, says United Kingdom-based World Economics. The body, dedicated to producing analysis, insight and data relating to questions of importance in understanding the world economy, said this development was reflected in the growth of its April Sales Managers’ Index, SMI, for Nigeria.

Photos Of SGF Lawal Leaving Aso Rock After Suspension

Moments after claiming ignorance of his suspension from office, Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal was spotted leaving the Presidential Villa Abuja as his suspension was officially confirmed by the Presidency.

Monday, April 17, 2017

Billions "Found" In Ikoyi: Amaechi Files N500m Suit Against Lere, Fani-Kayode

Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has filed a N500m suit against Femi Fani-Kayode, a former minister of aviation, and Lere Olayinka, spokesman of Governor Ayo Fayose.
The duo had accused Amaechi of owning the $43m (about N15billion) which the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) found in a Lagos residence.

Saturday, April 15, 2017

Wike battles Presidency & NIA; says Billions found in Ikoyi is Rivers State money

The controversy surrounding the ownership of the N13bn ($43.4m, N23m and £27,000) found by the EFCC at Osborne Towers, Ikoyi, Lagos, took a dramatic turn on Friday as Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State and the National Intelligence Agency claimed ownership of the money.

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Economic Growth Under Jonathan Was Fake – Olu Ajakaiye, World Bank Consultant

The president of Nigeria Economic Society and a World Bank consultant, Olu Ajakaiye has stated that the economic growth recorded from 2010 to 2014, under the leadership of Goodluck Jonathan, was fictitious in nature.

Ex-PDP chair Mu’azu disowns house where $50m was found, but ETCO website exposed him

Former Chairman of People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Ahmadu Adamu Mu'azu has 'disowned' the house where EFCC officers yesterday discovered more than $50 million hidden behind false walls in a swanky apartment tower in the upscale Ikoyi area of Lagos.

We Want To Create Over 15 Million Jobs – FG

The Federal Government plans to provide at least 15 million jobs for Nigerians by the year 2020 as captured in the recently launched Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP).
The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Sen. Udoma Udo Udoma, gave the assurance at a news conference on ERGP on Tuesday in Abuja.

Sunday, April 9, 2017

PDP Chairman Sheriff Explodes: Fayose and Wike Free To Leave The Party

National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, has said the party is ready to call the bluff of its governors that are not ready to accept him.
He also said the party was not ready to collect money from the governors to fund the party, saying the PDP he now controls would not collect what he called “stolen money from the governors.”

Saturday, April 8, 2017

Supreme Court sacks House of Reps Member, orders him to refund all salaries

The Supreme Court has sacked Sopuluchukwu Ezeonwuka of the PDP from representing Orumba North/South of Anambra Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives.
Justice Kudirat Kekere-Ekun gave the order on Friday in a judgment in an appeal filed against Ezeonwuka’s election by a member of the PDP, Ben Nwankwo.

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

HOW TRUE? DSS Boss Trying To Cover Saraki's Loot

Why DSS Tries Hard To Exonerate Saraki Over N310M Robbed By His Security Aides
In a development that points to the ways in which high-level personal relationships are undermining Nigeria’s anti-corruption agenda, the Department of State Services (DSS) has again rushed to the media, using unnamed officers, to deny that Senate President Bukola Saraki was the owner of N310 million stolen by the senator’s security aides from an operator of a bureau de change who was moving the cash.