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Obasanjo, Tinubu Draw Battle Line.

Nigeria News takes a look at the forthcoming 2019 election and the role Tinubu, Obasanjo can play. The 2019 presidential election will again test the strength of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu against former President Olusegun Obasanjo. Questions about who holds the sway between the two in Nigeria political space have always come to the fore each time electi ...

Samuel Ogundipe: Nigeria Journalists As Endangered Species.

Nigeria News takes a look at the harassment of Nigeria journalists by the law enforcement agencies Nigeria journalists played critical roles in bringing present democracy to bear. Virtually, they were in the forefront in the battle against the military dictatorship that spanned decades in the country political landscape. The vivid memories of the murder ...

NASS Invasion And Calls For Further Probe.

Nigeria News takes a look at the calls for further probe of NASS invasion by DSS. With his latest tweet, requesting President Muhammadu Buhari to set up an Independent Judicial Panel of Inquiry, President of the Senate Bukola Saraki is not yet done with last Tuesday’s siege on National Assembly by the operatives of the Department of State Service. His ...

Oshiomhole, Nabena And The Future of APC.

Nigeria News takes a look at the APC information and publicity management personality then and now. Truth be told, the information management and publicity of the All Progressives Congress, APC is poor at present. The National Chairman of the party, Mr Adams Oshiomhole and the party Acting Publicity Secretary, Yekini Nabena are not getting it right at p ...

Nigeria News: Politicians And Their Unguarded Statements.

Nigeria News takes a look at politicians and their unguarded statements. I had the privilege of reporting Lagos State House some years back. I covered the activities of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and his successor Babatunde Fashola (SAN) and could easily discern their qualities. Both have come at different times with different challenges and of course di ...

Nigeria News: Thuggery, Politics And 2019 Polls.

Nigeria News takes a look at the menace of thuggery in Nigeria’s future election. Before Lamidi Adedibu in Ibadan Oyo State, there was one “Busari Adelakun”. I read about Adelakun as a fearless, fiery political thug working for the Unity Party of Nigeria, UPN. Despite the fact that the leader of UPN, Chief Obafemi Awolowo was a refined personality ...

Why Saraki Can’t Resign As Senate President.

Nigeria News takes a look at the call by Adams Oshiomhole that Senate President Bukola Saraki must resign from the position. There is always a process for the election of a Senate president and speaker of the house of representative as there is a process to remove them. They cannot be removed arbitrarily even when they have acted contrary to the consti ...

A Journey From NASS To Ikot Ekpene.

Nigeria News takes a look at the events of Abuja and Ikot Ekpene in the last few days by Nigerian politicians. The Ikot Ekpene township stadium, Akwa Ibom State was agog on Wednesday where the mega rally that formally sealed the defection of the former state Governor Godswill Akpabio from the Peoples Democratic Party to the All Progressives Congress too ...

Osinbajo, Daura And The Question of Leadership.

I learnt that the sacked Director General of the Department of State Service, Lawal Musa Daura is a close friend of the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki. I also learnt that Daura must have deployed his men in National Assembly on Tuesday to whip up sympathy for his friend whom the All Progressives Congress senate caucus planned to remove on Tue ...

The NASS Drama That Sacks Daura.

Nigeria News takes a look at the drama at NASS, in which DSS operatives barricaded the complex that eventually led to the sack of Musa Daura. The independence of the Nigeria legislative arm must have been eroded with the siege laid on the National Assembly by the operatives of the Department of State Service on Tuesday. The DSS, a function of the presi ...

APC’s New Bride, Senator Akpabio.

Nigeria News takes a look at the plan by the APC to make Senator Godswill Akpabio the Senate President. One good thing about Senator Godswill Akpabio is about how he has comported himself with a high level of decorum despite the absurdity at the Senate. The Minority leader has refused to pick enemies from the ruling All Progressives Congress. As a minor ...

Lagos West Senatorial Primary: Who Wins The Race?.

Nigeria News takes a look at the Lagos West Senatorial District and the aspirants jostling for the single slot. The hen has come back home to roost. The rain outside is heavy and at this seasons of defection, there is the need for the chickens to seek a safe haven. For Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, it is time to join the All Progressives Congress, APC wher ...

Seasons and Fever of Defections.

Nigeria News takes a look at the various defections by politicians towards the 2019 election. Many of the Nigerian politicians are yet to make up their minds on which party to realise their ambition as the country warms up for the 2019 general election. Those who are bold and ready to face the consequence have decided and are eagerly waiting for the inv ...

2019 Poll And Probable Campaign of “Stomach Infrastructure”.

Nigeria News takes a look at the chance of President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019 against politics of “stomach infrastructure” Thus far, it appears Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, has matured.  He got to the position through the back door but today most of those who opposed to him is giving him credit that the Senate, and indeed the National Assemb ...

Nigeria Crime News

Ransom To Free Dapchi Girls: FG Refutes UN Claim.

The Federal Government has denied that it ever paid ransom to Boko Haram terrorists to secure the release of the students of Government Science and Technical College, Dapchi, Yobe State. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed refuted this claim by the United Nations that the Nigerian Government paid a huge sum to free the abducted ...

IPC Outraged Over Detention of Premium Times Journalists.

The International Press Centre (IPC), Lagos-Nigeria is outraged by the detention of Premium Times Security Sector Reporter, Samuel Ogundipe as well as the Editor-In-chief, Muskilu Mojeed and the Education Reporter, Azeezat Adedigba on Tuesday, August 14, 2018. The Director of IPC, Mr Lanre Arogundade noted that while Mr Mojeed and Ms Adedigba were relea ...

RRS Recovers Arms, Ammunition During Raid In Lagos.

In a renewed onslaught to rid Lagos of crimes, the Lagos State Rapid Response Squad (RRS) has arrested suspects in various areas of the State resulting in the recovery of items including arms, ammunition and valuables from armed robbers. According to the July monthly report issued by the RRS Commander, ACP Olatunji Disu, the squad recovered an AK47 rifl ...

Fayemi Urges Police To Find Killers of Bunmi Ojo.

The governor-elect of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi has charged the police to fish out the killers of a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, Bunmi Ojo. He made this call in a statement signed by the Director of his Media and Publicity, Wole Olujobi, a copy of which was made available to our correspondent. Ojo was killed on Friday night at a view ...

BREAKING: APC Chieftain Shot Dead In Ekiti..

A Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC and Commissioner, Federal Character Commission, Bunmi Ojo has been shot dead In Ekiti State. The APC Chieftain who served as the Personal Assistant to former Governor of Ekiti State, Segun Oni between 2008 and 2010 was assassinated at a Football Viewing Center in the state capital at around 8.30pm on Fri ...

EFCC Traces Another 38 Assets To Ekweremadu.

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has traced another 38 assets illegally acquired by the Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu. A source at the commission told our correspondent, adding that with the new assets, the number has risen to 60. The commission had been grilling the senator in the last two days over the illegal acquisition ...

Three INEC Officials Remanded In Prison.

The Federal High Court in Lagos has reminded three members of staff of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in prison custody for alleged money laundering. The Presiding judge, Justice Muslim Hassan, gave the names of the INEC officials as Ogunmodede Oladayo, Yemi Akiwonmi and Dickson Atiba on Monday. The INEC officials in Ogun State wer ...

Why We Must Investigate Saraki – Police.

The Nigeria Police has said that the letter written by President of the Senate to exonerate himself from Offa Bank robbery was not explicit enough to free him from being investigated. The Force spokesman, Jimoh Moshood, said this on Thursday, adding that the detectives had visited the Senate president in his office at the National Assembly Complex to i ...

Nigeria Politics News

President Buhari Is Back From UK Holiday.

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived Nigeria after a two week holiday in the United Kingdom. The jet carrying the President touched down at about six forty-five pm local time at the Presidential Wing of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Abuja. The President is expected to preside over a crucial Security meeting on Monday after he must have tra ...

You Can’t Declare Akpabio’s Seat Vacant, Court Tells Saraki.

A Federal Capital Territory High Court sitting in Bwari has said that the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki cannot declare the seat of Senator Godswill Akpabio vacant. The presiding Judge, Justice Othman Musa restrained Saraki from doing so as he also ordered the Senate president from impeding Akapbio’s access to the Senate building or take any a ...

Tinubu Blasts Obasanjo Again, Tells Him To Face Poultry Farm.

The national leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu has called on former President Olusegun Obasanjo to face his poultry business instead of dabbling into Nigeria politics. He made the call at a meeting with APC members in Lagos on Tuesday, saying that the former president has no power to choose a leader for Nigeria. Tinubu said that eith ...

Why I Visited Former President Obasanjo – Saraki.

President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki said he visited former President Olusegun Obasanjo to make up for the official inauguration of the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library he could not attend last year. Saraki arrived the Obasanjo library at about 5:30 pm on Monday and went straight into a closed-door meeting with the former president. Though he ...

If I Go, Saraki Must Go – Akpabio.

Senator Godswill Akpabio has said that he is not perturbed by the calls by some senators that his seat should be declared vacant at the Senate. He said that he had not committed any offence, defecting from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP to the All Progressives Congress, APC. Akapbio who officially announced his defection to APC at a mega rally in Iko ...

Senator Sani Condemns Killing of 4 Policemen In Kaduna.

Senator Shehu Sani has condemned the killing of four policemen in Kaduna State on Saturday. He said via his twitter handle that the killing of four policemen in Kaduna by Kidnappers is condemnable. He said, “Enough of this kidnappings and killings. All security agencies and the general public must rise up against this atrocious crime. My condolences t ...

APC Reps Caucus Wants NASS Invasion Probed.

The Caucus of the All Progressives Congress in the House of Representatives has called for a full-scale probe into the invasion of the National Assembly by the operatives of the Department of State Security Service, DSS last Tuesday. The caucus led by the Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives and the Majority Leader, Femi Gbajabiamila told jour ...

We Have No Plan To Impeach Buhari – PDP Senator, Misau.

Senator Isah Misau, (PDP Bauchi) has said that the senators have no plan to impeach President Muhammadu Buhari contrary to the views of Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Tinubu had said on Wednesday at a mega rally to receive Senator Godswill Akpabio who defected from PDP to APC that senators were planning to i ...

US Varsity Never Demanded My WAEC Certificate – Adeleke.

The Peoples Democratic Party governorship candidate for Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke has shed light on his West Africa School Leaving Certificate from Ede Grammar School. He spoke after the Osun State High Court dismissed the suit filed against his eligibility before Justice David Oladimeji on Thursday in Ede. Adeleke said that he had kept mute ...

Why Magu Refused To Work With Daura.

More revelations have emerged about the alleged corrupt tendencies of the sacked Director General of the Department of State Service, Lawal Musa Daura. Our correspondent gathered that Daura released a false information on the acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu to the Senate President Bukola Saraki at an u ...

Daura Is A Serial Betrayal Of President Buhari – Former Aide.

The sacked Director General of the Department of State Service, Lawal Musa Daura has been described as a serial betrayal by his former Personal Assistant, Abdulwahab Abdulrahman. The ex-aide accused his former boss of serial betrayal of President Muhammadu Buhari because of his love for money. Daura was fired by the Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Tu ...

Tinubu Tackles Obasanjo On Letter Writing.

Former Lagos State Governor and national leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has called on ex-president Olusegun Obasanjo to stop writing damaging letters against the government of President Muhammadu Buhari. He made this call at the Ikot Ekpene township stadium where Senator Godswill Akpabio defected to the All Progressive ...

Osinbajo Is Optimistic Buhari’ll Win In 2019.

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has expressed his own optimism that President Muhammadu Buhari will win the election in 2019 for the second term. Osinbajo spoke at the Ikot Ekpene township stadium as he received the state former Governor, Senator Godswill Akpabio to the All Progressives Congress on Wednesday. According to the acting president who was rep ...

Nigerian Sports News

D’TIGRESS CAMP – Assault Charge Filed Against Aisha Mohammed.

Former captain Aisha Mohammed has a formal complaint filed against her by her D’Tigress teammate Ijeoma Ajemba for assault in the US. The chaos at the Atlanta base of the African champions hit ultra-high on Monday, August 13th, 2018, when Ajemba was said to have notified local authorities about an altercation involving the 2017 Afrobasket winning capt ...

Victor Moses Receives Knocks From Fans For Quitting Eagles.

Football fans in Nigeria have been criticizing Super Eagles forward Victor Moses for retiring from international football. The Chelsea right fullback announced his retirement from the senior Nigeria National Team on Wednesday after six years of serving his father’s land. Moses won the African Cup of Nations, AFCON with the Eagles in 2013 where his i ...

Under-17 AFCON: 12 Golden Eaglets Fail MRI Test.

The dreams of twelve promising footballers to represent Nigeria at the upcoming 2019 Africa U17 Cup of Nations qualifiers have been cut short after they failed the compulsory Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) tests. It should be noted that the Nigerian Federation did not want to take a risk and include the affected players on the roster for the West B Zo ...

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