Buhari’s Government Full Of Lies – Atiku

Former Vice president, Alhaji Abubakar Atiku has described President Mohammadu Buhari’s government as one replete with lies, according to a report by DailyPost. The report revealed that Atiku stated this when he visited the PDP secretariat in Enugu on Thursday. While addressing the gathering, Atiku said “This government is a government of liars. “They

Saraki Is No Oba: 55 Senators Can Force The Doors Open

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has come alive. It barks endlessly these days. That is some consolation for many of its disillusioned supporters. They can begin to hope again that this enthusiasm and energy would yield a strong party with a firm democratic tradition. Time will tell if the party can

Photos Of Nigeria’s Strongest Man, Fadesire As He Reveals The Secret Of His Success

Nigeria's strongest man, Oluwatofunmi Fadesire who represented Nigeria at the 2018 edition bodybuilding competition, The World’s Strongest Man (WSM) has revealed his secret. Oluwatofunmi popularly known as ‘Olu Strong’, who works as a bodyguard for high profile individuals in Nigeria, took to his social media page (Instagram) to say that pounded

Lagos State Breaks Silence On Ambode’s Alleged Move ‘Against Igbos & Other Tribes’

The Lagos State Government on Thursday debunked allegations that Governor Akinwunmi Ambode was making moves against non-indigenes, especially the Igbos in the state. Clarifying on the matter, the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Kehinde Bamigbetan, in a statement, described the report as “baseless, mischievous and irresponsible”. Bamigbetan said the claims were nothing, but

Buhari Calls PDP Governor From London Over Sad Loss Of His Mother

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday called the Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson over the death of his mother, Madam GoldCoast Dickson. This was made public in a tweet on the Presidency’s official Twitter handle. The tweet disclosed that Buhari, who is currently on a 10-day vacation in London called Dickson to condole

You lack power to declare seat vacant – PDP tells Niger Assembly

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Thursday, said that the Niger State House of Assembly lacked the power to declare the seat of a member vacant without first investigating the reasons for the lawmaker’s action. The party, therefore, ordered the lawmakers to immediately reverse its decision declaring the seat of the

Joshua vs Wilder Fight Hits New Obstacle

Anthony Joshua’s fight with Deontay Wilder has been hit by a new obstacle… as the WBO announces plan to issue him a mandatory challenger, The Sun reports. Joshua was hoping to meet WBC heavyweight champion Wilder next April at Wembley, but should the WBO hand him a mandatory that is unlikely

Busted: See The Six Suspected Homosexuals Paraded By Police In Abia (Photo)

Mr Anthony Ogbizi, the Commissioner of Police in Abia State, on Thursday paraded suspected homosexuals, who were arrested by security agents in Aba, the commercial hub of the state. Punch Metro reports that the suspects were identified as Fred Ndubuisi, Anyanwu Chidera, Kamsiriochukwu Onuoha, Anderson Emeruwa , Sampson Nwadike and Nnadi Promise. Ogbizi

Prices Of Foodstuffs Have Crashed – Presidency

President Muhammadu Buhari’s Personal Assistant on New Media, Bashir Ahmad on Thursday declared that the prices of foodstuff have reduced. He said this while reacting to a report by the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, claiming that there had been a reduction in the prices of foodstuff recently. Ahmad claimed that a

EPL: Chelsea vs Arsenal: Martin Keown makes shocking prediction

Former Arsenal defender, Martin Keown has predicted the Saturday’s Premier League clash between the Gunners and Chelsea. Keown expects Unai Emery’s men to be beaten this weekend when they battle the Blues at Stamford Bridge. Arsenal head to the game following a 2-0 defeat to Manchester City last weekend at the Emirates

Messi sentenced for illegally owning gun

Matias Messi, brother of Barcelona star Lionel Messi, has been sentenced for illegally possessing a firearm. Messi received a 2 ½-year prison sentence on Thursday, but will not go to jail. La Capital Newspaper reports that he was instead ordered to perform community service. The decision was reached under a deal with

Ayefele Fans, Workers Protest Planned Demolition Of Radio Station

Members of staff of Yinka Ayefele’s radio station, Fresh FM, and fans of the gospel artiste on Thursday protested against the planned demolition of the radio station by the Oyo State Government over alleged contravention of the state physical planning law. The building housing the radio station was served a removal

FG Declares Two Days Public Holidays For Eid-el-Kabir Celebrations

The Federal Government has declared Tuesday, August 21, and Wednesday, August 22 as public holidays to celebrate the 2018 Eid-el-Kabir. The Minister of Interior, Retired Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau, made the declaration on Thursday in Abuja in a statement issued by Dr. Mohammed Umar, the Permanent Secretary at the ministry. While wishing Nigerians

Turkish Club Sell Players To Buy Goats

Turkish football club Gulspor have sold 18 youth players and bought 10 goats in a bid to earn ‘extra money from milk sales’ which will be used to serve the club’s priority needs, RT reports. The team’s president Kenan Buyuklebleb said the step to buy goats was dictated by a  lack

APC accuses PDP of buying PVC for N5,000 in Yobe

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has accused the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of buying the permanent voter card (PVC) in Yobe state. Adamu Chilariye, chairman, Yobe state executive committee (SEC) of the APC, made the allegation on Thursday at a press briefing in Damaturu. He said the state EXCO of the APC

N’assembly re-invites INEC chairman to clarify 2019 elections budget

The national assembly joint committee on Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has again invited Mahmood Yakubu, the chairman of the commission, to give further clarifications on the 2019 general election budget. Suleiman Nazif, chairman of the senate committee on INEC, made this known to journalists after the joint committee meeting. He said

What Babangida means to Nigeria – Dogara

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara on Thursday said former Military President Ibrahim Babangida is a great asset to Nigeria and a source of inspiration to many new generation of leaders Dogara made the remarks in a congratulatory message to Babangida by his Special Adviser on Media and

APC reacts to Gombe Minority Leader’s defection to PDP

The All Progressives Congress, APC has reacted to the defection of the Gombe State Minority Leader, Alhaji Ahmed Usman form the party to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Usman dumped APC on Thursday during plenary over several attempts by the ruling party to blackmail him. Reacting to his defection, Naomi Awak, APC

Drama As Journalists Who Accompanied Atiku’s Convoy Are Barred From Covering His Visit To Govt. House

Journalists were on Thursday shut out from covering the visit of People’s Democratic Party (PDP) presidential aspirant, Alhaji Abubakar Atiku to the Government House, Enugu, The Nation reports. The journalists had accompanied the convoy of the presidential aspirant from the state secretariat of the party after meeting and addressing party stalwarts

Serious Uproar As EFCC Seeks The Minutes Of Benue State’s Security Meetings

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State, yesterday, accused the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, of deliberate witch-hunt as the anti-graft agency asked for minutes of the state’s security meetings. The governor, reacting to EFCC’s demand for minutes of Benue State Security Council meetings between 2015 and 2018, decried the level

Femi Adesina Reveals When President Buhari Will Return From London

Mr. Femi Adesina, the presidential spokesman, has said President Muhammadu Buhari will return from his vacation this weekend. The president travelled to London, UK, for his vacation on August 3. During an Arise TV programme on Wednesday, Adesina said the president will return once his vacation expires. “Nigerians will say anything. He is

Protest At Police Headquarters Abuja Over Detention of Premium Times Journalist (Photos)

A masive protest has been reported at the police headquarters in Abuja, as Nigerian activists, civil society leaders and journalists are demanding the release of detained PREMIUM Times reporter, Samuel Ogundipe. It was gathered that the demonstration was led by the #TakebackNigeriaMovement and the #OurMumuDonDo group, and is holding in front

Oshiomhole Explains Saraki’s Relationship With Offa Robbers (Video)

On his defection from the All Progressives Congress to the Peoples Democratic Party, Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed corroborated the views of Senate President, Bukola Saraki that they left party following armed robbery accusations made against them. It would be recalled that the arrested Offa robbers who killed over 30 people in dare-devil bank robbery

APC Senators Divided Over Saraki’s Successor

A crack has emerged in APC Senate Caucus over the selection of Ahmad Lawan (APC, Yobe) against Senator Godswill Akpabio (APC, Akwa Ibom) as replacement of Senate President Bukola Saraki, Daily Trust has gathered. Sources at the Tuesday meeting of the All Progressives Congress (APC) National Assembly caucus with the National

Why Police Arrested Premium Times Journalist, Samuel Ogundipe

Details have emerged why the Nigeria police arrested Premium Times journalist, Samuel Ogundipe. Samuel revealed that he was accused of stealing secret documents. Ibrahim Idris, Inspector-General of Police, reportedly ordered his arrest over a story on Lawal Daura, sacked Director-General of the Department of State Services (DSS). The police had reportedly asked

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