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Man disqualifies job seekers for not having voters’ card

In a move to try to get everyone involved in the 2019 general elections, a Nigerian man took to Twitter to disclose that he disqualified 3 job seekers for not having voters’ card. On the voters’ card incident, @olagladstone tweeted; I helped a friend to conduct interviews for staffing in her office yesterday, 9 candidates

I earn N950,000 monthly as a minister says Amaechi

The Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, John Cardinal Onaiyekan, says it is worrisome that the older generation is refusing to leave the scene for the younger generation. Onaiyekan, who is a former President of the Christian Association of Nigeria, said this at the presentation of a book titled, ‘Dignity in Service,’ authored

”Buhari can be beaten and beaten silly” – Omoyele Sowore

Founder of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore has lent his voice against the talk of President Muhammadu Buhari being unbeatable in the coming 2019 presidential election. Many of the supporters of the president have in recent times spoken of how a re-election is certain for the President especially after the huge

‘Corruption will return, Nigeria will go 10 steps backwards if Buhari loses in 2019’ -Rotimi Amaechi

Speaking to newsmen in Abuja yesterday, Minister of transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, who was the former director of campaign for President Buhari in the 2015 election, disclosed that Nigeria will go 10 steps backwards if Buhari and APC loses in 2019.   According to the former Governor of Rivers State, though there’s been mistakes, no human being is above making mistakes. For any

Join retirees’ club, Tinubu tells Obasanjo, IBB

A national leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, on Tuesday called on former President Olusegun Obasanjo and a former military dictator, Gen. Ibrahim Babangida (retd.), to join what he called the retirees’ club and be collecting pensions. Tinubu spoke with State House correspondents shortly after he and

Nigeria is doomed if Buhari is re-elected —Fayose

The Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has said Nigeria will experience a doomed situation if President Muhammadu Buhari gets a second term in office. Fayose, who stated this when he appeared on a national television broadcast on Saturday, alleged that the President was being led by a cabal in power. The

Whoever picks Fayose as running mate endangers his life – Kashamu

The senator representing Ogun East, Buruji Kashamu, has written off the chances that the Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, will get near the Presidency in 2019. Fayose had sometime ago declared his intention to contest the office of the President in 2019. But he was recently visited by a former Vice-President,

2019 presidency: Stop playing God, there are alternatives to Buhari – Afenifere attacks El-Rufai

The pan-Yoruba socio-political organization, Afenifere has reacted to a statement by the Governor of Kaduna State that there are no alternatives to President Muhammadu Buhari as Nigerians look forward to the 2019 presidential election.  The group described the governor’s statement as funny, while asking him to stop playing God. El-Rufai’s statement which

Atiku, Fayose meet behind closed doors in Ekiti, knock Buhari

A former Vice-President, Atiku Abubakar, and Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, met behind closed doors in Ado Ekiti on Wednesday. The two are eyeing the presidential ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party in the 2019 elections. They went into a private meeting after addressing party leaders, members of the State House of

Donald Duke indicates interest for 2019 presidency

Donald Duke Declares for presidency

A former Governor of Cross River State, Mr. Donald Duke, has said that he will contest for presidency in the 2019 general elections. Mr. Duke, who declared his interest for the plum job at the 3rd Mike Omotosho Annual Lecture titled, “Mellinials as Protagonists in Nation Building,” on Sunday night in

2019: House of Reps member Mikail Kazeem, pictured carrying constituency’s project on his head

Honorable Mikail Kazeem

A member of Nigeria’s House of Representatives, Honorable Mikail Kazeem, representing Abeokuta North/Obafemi Owode in the green chamber, was caught on camera carrying his constituency project materials himself. According to eyewitnesses, it was his own way of displaying his undiluted loyalty and selfless service to his constituency. Facebook user, Emmanuel Ojo who shared the photos wrote; “Signs showing

2019: Why we want Ambode disqualified – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Lagos State has called for the disqualification of Governor Akinwunmi Ambode in the coming 2019 governorship election. The party hinged its reason on alleged violation of the Electoral Act by the governor. The PDP frowned at the recent three million man march for Governor Ambode, insisting

“Respect yourself and retire quietly, you performed woefully” -Cardinal Okogie bombs President Buhari

Archbishop of Catholic Archdiocese of Lagos, Cardinal Anthony  Olubunmi Okogie, slammed President Buhari who though hasn’t publicly declared his intention to run for a second term even though there are indications that he might, in a new interview he granted The New Telegraph.   According to the Archbishop Emeritus, it is an insult not only to those who


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