Category: Politics

“Whether they like it or not, I shall be in the Villa in 2019, so my ambition is very much alive.”, – Fayose

Ekiti state Governor, Ayodele Fayose, on Friday reiterated his ambition to become Nigeria’s president by 2019. The governor, while speaking with newsmen in the Ekiti state capital, Ado-Ekiti also said it would be impossible for former factional chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ali Modu Sheriff to go unpunished after causing the party so much […]

BREAKING: House Of Reps Summon Goodluck Jonathan Over Fraudulent Malabu Oil Deal

The House of Representatives has summoned the immediate past President, Goodluck Jonathan over the ongoing investigations into the Malabu Oil deal. Jonathan is being summoned to testify in the ongoing investigation. Recall that the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta, MEND, had in April urged the House of Representatives, to compel Jonathan to […]

Boko Haram: ‘Influential Members’ Have Surrendered – Army

In the week-long celebration of Nigerian Army Day, Chief of Army Staff Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai mentioned that 700 Boko Haram terrorists have surrendered. According to TheCable, Buratai said he is happy as it is a sign that the war against the terrorist group is being won.    “I received the good news that about 700 Boko Haram […]

INEC releases Schedule for Recall of Senator Dino Melaye

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Monday released the timetable and schedule for the recall of embattled senator Dino Melaye. Verification is expected to begin on the 19th of August at all polling units in the constituency, and the declaration of the results will be done on the same day. Dino Melaye, who is representing Kogi North District, […]

“If they say I raped, that’s a different matter”- Senator Bukar Ibrahim on Viral Video

Former Yobe governor and serving senator (Yobe East) Bukar Ibrahim has reacted to a viral video of him in an alleged sexual affair with two ladies. He responded in an exclusive interview with Premium Times. The short video showed him wearing his clothes, and two unknown ladies in the room. He says it’s his private life and he hasn’t […]

Yobe Senator Bukar Abba Ibrahim Allegedly Involved in a Sex Scandal

Former governor of Yobe state, Senator Bukar Abba Ibrahim is currently embroiled in a brewing sex scandal after he was allegedly caught on tape pants down with multiple women. Senator Buka is married to Nigeria’s minister of state for foreign affairs, Hajia Khadija Bukar Abba Ibrahim. In the video published by  Sahara Reporters, the senator […]

Acting President Osinbajo Calls for Peace as Secession Threats Intensify

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Saturday, called on all Nigerians to embrace peace and unity and ignore attempts by ethnic champions to disintegrate the country. The acting president was reacting to increasingly divisive talks from various segments of the country which became heightened with an ultimatum issued by some Arewa youths that Igbos vacate the […]

Referendum To Recall Dino Melayo Begins: Gathers Momentum

The process to recall the representative of Kogi West Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Senator Dino Malaye, has commenced. The recall process, which began on Saturday, covers all the seven local government areas of the District. Photographs from one of the centres showed there was an impressive turn out as claimed by those driving […]

Niger Delta Militants Give Northerners Three Months Ultimatum to Vacate Region

In response to a notice by a coalition of Northern youths for all Igbo to vacate the north before October 1, 2017, a coalition of Niger Delta militants, on Friday, asked the Federal government to return all oil blocks owned by northerners to oil producing communities. The coalition, which comprises Niger Delta Watchdogs, Niger Delta […]

Oba Akiolu Finally Responds to Ooni of Ife Snub

Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu, has reportedly cleared the air on the viral video of him snubbing the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, at a public function in Lagos on Tuesday. Daily Post reports Oba Akiolu said his gesture was not a ‘snub’ as being dubbed but that it was the culturally acclaimed […]
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