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FULL VIDEO OF Wizkid Live Concert At The Royal Albert Hall London

African Starboy, Wizkid a.ka Daddy Yo’ has made history with a sold-out show at one of the most prestigious venues in Central London, Royal Albert Hall. The Hall was filled to capacity with loyal fans who sang along with their favourite star as he performed a show of a lifetime. The singer, with so much energy, brought  Wande Coal up on stage and…

2019 election: Let no one dismiss Fayose – Dele Momodu

The publisher of the Ovation Magazine, Dele Momodu has highlighted what Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose’s declaration to run for Presidency come 2019 means for the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC and other aspirants. Momodu, in a post he shared on social media, noted that the move had set the political scene for all other…

Okorocha has more foresight than other South-East‎ politicians – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday said the Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha had the foresight to break from ethnic bias and align with the All Progressive Congress (APC) when others in the South-East did not. Buhari made the remark while congratulating Okorocha on his 55th birthday. In a statement issued by his Senior Special Assistant…

Nigeria Can Learn From P-Square About Restructuring- Reno Omokri writes  

Last week on this column, I had written about my experience in the beautiful island of The Seychelles and how Nigerian music, especially P-Square’s music, had conquered that island nation and enthralled her youths. Little did I know when writing that piece titled, ‘How Nigeria Conquered The Seychelles’ that I would be devoting another column…

The Governor of Ekiti, Ayodele Fayose, has said the imminent defeat of President Muhammadu Buhari in a free and fair election in 2019 is the major reason the All Progressives Congress-led Federal Government is harassing and intimidating his aides and associates. Background: Less than two hours after the governor officially declared his intention to run for President in 2019, the…

United States slams Nigeria’s military option in resolving conflicts

• Urges ‘painstaking dialogue’ • Officials say govt must first resolve root causes of agitationsThe United States (U.S.) yesterday urged Nigeria to look beyond a military option in resolving internal conflicts. The appeal was made under the auspices of the United States Institute of Peace (USIP) in Washington DC when the agency convened a gathering…

Nnamdi Kanu, not in military custody – Army Says

Authoritative sources from the Nigerian Army have said the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, is not in military custody. The sources, from the army headquarters, Abuja, and the 82 Division headquarters, Enugu State, which coordinates Operation Python Dance II, told one of our correspondents on Thursday that Kanu was not arrested or detained,…

If Nigeria Don’t Corruption, Corruption May Kill Nigeria

Akin Oyebode, Professor of International Law and Jurisprudence, University of Lagos, at a roundtable organised by Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) in Lagos yesterday warned that “If drastic measures are not put in place urgently to contain it, corruption might ultimately result in the mortality of Nigeria as a nation-state”. Excerpts of his paper…

When I become president, the arrestors of today would be arrested. – Fayose

Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has said that those arresting people today will be arrested tomorrow. This followed his insistence that he will become Nigeria’s next president. Fayose, in a series of tweets on Thursday night, was reacting to the arrest of Toyin Ojo, his Commissioner for Finance. The Governor insinuated that some people…

Asaba: Memories of war

  “The stupid neither forgive nor forget.  The naïve forgive and forget.  The wise never forget but forgive.” —Thomas Szasz As the Asaba community both at home and in the Diaspora, prepare for this year’s memorial ceremonies in honour of the victims of the October 7, 1967 massacre in the town, it is perhaps an…

Fayose’s 2019 campaign buses flood Abuja

Governor of Ekiti, Ayodele Fayose has taken another bold step in his quest to become Nigeria’s next president in 2019. He officially declared his presidential ambition on Thurday in Abuja. Earlier, posters of the aspiring president were seen on major roads and bridges in Abuja. This time, luxurious buses branded with his face have been seen moving…

Till Jesus comes, Corruption won’t end in Nigeri — Abiara

The immediate past General Evangelist of the Christ Apostolic Church, Prophet Samuel Abiara, talks about Nigeria among other issues with GBENGA ADENIJI When were you born? I was born on August 8, 1942 and last month, we marked the day in celebration of my 75th   birthday. How did you know you were born on that day? There…

Smoking In Action, Tiwa Savage On Duty!

All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy goes a popular saying but for Tiwa Savage, the saying should be all work and no smoke makes her a dull woman. The famous singer and mom of one was pictured puffing out shisha smoke as she partied on Friday. Recall that mama Jamil was…

BILLIONAIRE TONY ELUMELU VISITS THE PYRAMIDS IN EGYPT (Photos)

 Nigerian billionaire, Tony Elumelu shared pictures of his two days visit to Egypt where he went to witness what ancient civilization was like. He posted On Instagram: Two days in Egypt: As I continue to live and learn I remain a student of history and welcome every opportunity to gain more knowledge especially about this…

IG promotes police officer killed by IPOB

A policeman killed when suspected members of the banned Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) attacked and burnt down the police post at the Ariaria market in Aba was yesterday promoted posthumously by Inspector General of Police Ibrahim Idris The IG announced the promotoion of the late Cyril Nwosu to Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP), during…

Fed Govt Accuses France of Sponsoring IPOB crisis

  The Federal Government spoke yesterday of an international dimension to the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) crisis. It accused the United Kingdom of doing very little about its complaint that Biafra Radio was broadcasting from its terrirory. Besides, said the government, the bulk of IPOB’s funding from its diaspora supporters is sent through France….

Buhari sends Atiku, Northern governors to Niger Delta, Igboland for peace talk

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a delegation of Northern Governors to the South East and South South geo-political zones in an effort to douse tension in the region. The aim of the visit is to promote peace and dialogue among all sections of the country. A statement by the spokesperson of the Sokoto State Governor,…

I warned Nigerians About This Buhari’s 2nd Coming – Fayose 

Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose has described the alleged mal-treatment and killing of people of SouthEast Nigeria who are agitating for the sovereign state of Biafra, as ethnic cleansing. Fayose said that that he forewarned that President Buhari’s second coming would be like the dark days of the military government in 1984 when the…

IPOB not a terrorist organization – Human Rights Group blasts Nigerian Military

The Nigerian Human Rights Community (NHRC) has insisted that it is not within the jurisdiction of the military to declare the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) as a terrorist group. In a statement by Micheal Ajayi and Sanusi Suleiman, the group’s executive secretary, and middle belt coordinator, NHRC said the military should have made its…

Mother of All Torture and Abuse! Will The Army Discipline Soldiers?

The 82 Division of the Nigerian Army, Enugu, has commenced investigation into the authenticity of the alleged footage in which soldiers were seen torturing men believed to be members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) in Aba, Abia state. Recall that a video clip had emerged online yesterday showing soldiers dehumanizing some IPOB members at a…

APC summons Mama Taraba On Atiku Vs Buhari

Minister of Women Affairs, Senator Aisha Alhassan on Thursday appeared before the National Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress. The Minister met the APC National Chairman, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun with the party’s National Publicity Secretary, Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi. Although, details of the closed door meeting are sketchy at the time of this report, it…

Python Dance: Nnamdi Kanu’s lawyer releases names of ‘missing’ IPOB members

The lawyer to leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu has released names of the “missing” members detained by the Nigerian soldiers. Ifeanyi Ejiofor, in a statement, alleged that the IPOB members were being held hostage by soldiers at a location in Aba, Abia state. He gave the names of the detained…

Atiku speaks on IPOB, army clash in Abia

Former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has finally reacted to the clash between the Nigerian Army and members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, in Abia State. Atiku, who enjoys the Turakin Adamawa title, said dialogue remained the best option for the looming war in eastern part of the country. Report had it last…

Army Insists Python Dance 2 will Go Ahead, Contradicts Ikpeazu.

The Nigerian Army on Thursday said it would launch Python Dance II (Egbu Eke 11) in the South East and Cross River on Friday as scheduled. Brig.-Gen. Sani Usman, Director, Army Public Relations, said this in a statement in Abuja. Usman urged the public to disregard information credited to Abia governor and GOC 82 Division,…

Hausas And Igbos Clash In Jos, Governor Lalong Declares Curfew!

  DIRECTORATE OF PRESS & PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICE OF THE EXECUTIVE GOVERNOR, PLATEAU STATE PRESS RELEASE The Executive Governor of Plateau State has expressed great dismay and shock at the sudden build up of tension in Jos Metropolis on account of the conduct of some disgruntled elements, who have decided to throw the metropolis into…

FINALLY, BUHARI RETURNS. LANDS IN ABUJA LIVE VIDEO.

SEE VIDEO! President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday afternoon arrived the Presidential wing of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. Buhari, who has been in the United Kingdom since May 7th on medical ground, landed at the airport around 4:35 p.m in Nigeria Air Force Plane 001 He wore a  black coloured caftan and trousers with…

NNAMDI KANU: “If you are a Nigerian you are evil and a child of Satan”

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu has alleged that Hausa/Fulani are the ones behind the misfortune of the Igbos. Addressing members of IPOB at his home town in Isiama Afaraukwu Ibeku, Umuahia, Abia State, Kanu alleged that Hausa/Fulani’s are terrorising people everywhere they go. Kanu asked why nobody from the South East has been arrested…

Lagos Takes 28 Adults To Court for allegedly engaging in homosexuality

The Lagos State Government on Thursday arraigned 28 adults and 12 minors before a Lagos Magistrate Court for allegedly engaging in homosexuality contrary to the laws of the state. The minors were arraigned before Ebute-Metta Magistrate Court, while the adults were arraigned before Yaba Magistrate Court. The defendants, who are all males, were arraigned separately…