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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…

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,…

IPOB Is Risking Lives Of 11.6m Igbos Outside South East – Gov Ikpeazu

Following the activities of the Indigenous People Of biafra (IPOB) in the South East, Abia State governor, Okezie Ikeazu, in this chat with State House Correspondents, has said they are risking the lives of 11.6 million Igbos residing in the south east and also spoke about the tension in his state last week. JONATHAN NDA…

Declaring of IPOB A Terrorist Organisation Is Unconstitutional – Saraki

Senate President Bukola Saraki on Monday faulted the declaration by the Nigerian military that the Indigenous People of Biafra is a terrorist organisation and the ban placed on the group’s activities by South-East Governors, saying due process was not followed. “The announcement of the proscription of the group known as Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) by Governors of the…

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…

Aba on fire. Police station razed, market shut! Graphic Photos!

The city of Aba, the commercial hub of Abia State is on fire today as unidentified persons in the early hours of today attacked the Ariaria Police Divisional Headquarters and burnt it. Most markets in the city and other businesses have been closed and people stayed in their homes as youth unrest spread round the…

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…

Why coup is no longer possible in Nigeria – Orji Kalu

Former Abia State governor and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, has explained why it would be difficult for military to take over power in Nigeria. According to Kalu, some core personnel of the Nigerian military were educated and know the implications of taking over power by force. Recall that…

Buhari’s health our priority, not 2019 ticket – Oyegun

National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, has declared that the health of President Muhammadu Buhari is of utmost importance to the party now. Hide quoted text The party chairman spoke Monday in Abuja while addressing the media on the midterm scorecard of the APC-led administration. Oyegun, however, said the issue…

Tension & Security Increases On BIafra May 30, Siit At Home Order

Many schools in the zone, especially private schools have already declared Tuesday a school-free day. Some of the schools, which are on mid-term break , have extended their resumption till Wednesday. Tension is building up in the southeast states following tomorrow’s sit at home order called by Biafra agitators to honour its members who lost…

Buhari will be Nigeria’s President for many years – Ajimobi

The Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari will rule Nigeria for many years. Ajimobi, who made the remark during the inauguration of the Ibadan Zonal office of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, said Nigeria needs Buhari at this period more than ever. According to Ajimobi, “We are very lucky…

Pat Utomi says Obasanjo, IBB, Danjuma, are running Nigeria with Buhari

Professor Pat Utomi has stated that the “class of 1966 and their cronies” are still the ones running Nigeria with President Muhammadu Buhari. He said this in reaction to how the Nigerian economy has been managed by successive governments. Utomi lamented that there was too much of politics in Nigeria, adding that the country needed…

Nigeria operating a military-like unitary system – Tinubu

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has stated that Nigeria is currently operating a political system similar to a military unitary system. The former governor of Lagos State said this at the 91st anniversary of Daily Times newspaper and the Times Heroes awards in Abuja on Tuesday. Tinubu, who was…

Buhari’s Health: Britain Warns Against Any Coup In Nigeria

  The British government has warned against “non-democratic” change of government in Nigeria, amid speculations about military coup as concerns grow over President Muhammadu Buhari’s health. “The British government believes that democracy is actually critical in Nigeria,” the United Kingdom High Commissioner to Nigeria, Paul Arkwright, said on Wednesday. “There are elections. If you’re not…

WE DIDN’T ASK OUR MEMBERS TO DEFECT – MAKARFI PDP

by Azeez Adeniyi Chairman of the Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party, Ahmed Makarfi, has said his faction did not advise members of the party to defect as widely reported in the media. Makarfi, in a statement issued on Wednesday said the report was false. He added that he didn’t direct people in Lagos…

Uneasiness In Abia As Supreme Court Rules on Ikpeazu vs Ogah Today

There is palpable tension in Umuahia, the Abia State capital, and other major towns ahead of today’s judgement by the Supreme Court on the Abia State governorship election. The case was filed by Uche Ogah who is accusing Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of allegedly submitting false tax information to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Ikpeazu…

Buhari treats me like his son, says Acting President Osinbajo

Vice President Osinbajo with Governor Aminu Masari in Katsina Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN today gave some glimpses into the personal and official relationships he has shared with  President Muhammadu Buhari. On a visit to Katsina to launch the state’s Micro, Small and Medium Scale  Enterprises Clinic,  Prof. Osinbajo disclosed that ” the President has been…

Impeached Delta Speaker, Monday Igbuya Suspended For 3 Months

The impeached Speaker of Delta State Assembly, Rt.Hon. Monday Ovwigho Igbuya has been suspended for three months, news men are reporting. Also suspended indefinitely is the Majority Leader of the House, Hon. Tim Owhefere. Igbuya was impeached over alleged financial high handedness and misappropriation of funds. The member representing Isoko South and the member representing Warri…

Buhari’s letter to Senate and suspicions in high places

President Muhammadu Buhari The latest letter by President Muhammadu Buhari to the National Assembly notifying the legislative arm of government, in accordance with Section 145 of the 1999 Nigerian Constitution (as amended), of his trip outside the country and desire to transfer the instruments of executive power to Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, is raising a lot…

SURPRISING! Delta Assembly Speaker, Igbuta impeached, Oborevwori takes over

The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Monday Ovwigho Igbuya has been impeached by members of the House, news men can report. There are conflicting report regarding the time the speaker was impeached. It was gathered that he was allegedly impeached at about 7am, but political loyalists of the impeached speaker said…

Why I Held Private Discussions With Acting President – EX VP Sambo

Former Vice President Namadi Sambo on Wednesday paid a visit to Acting President Yemi Osinbajo and both held private discussions. Sambo said the visit was a usual familiarisation. He added that “I have come to visit Mr. Vice President and the Acting President as a usual familiarisation visit. “As you know, former presidents visit Mr….

Cabal Scheming To Get Osinbajo To Resign – Hadiza Ibrahim

A former presidential aspirant, Princess Hadiza Ibrahim, has appealed to Acting President Yemi Osinbajo not to resign under any circumstance so that he would not betray the confidence Nigerians reposed in his joint mandate with President Muhammdu Buhari. In an exclusive interview with Daily Sun in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, on Wednesday, she raised…

Fear of being Outsined, Buhari labelled VP ‘Coordinator of National Affairs’ – Reno Omokri

Former Special Assistant to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan on New Media, Reno Omokri, says President Muhammadu Buhari labelled Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, ‘Coordinator of National Affairs’ because the latter “outshined” Buhari last time he travelled to London on medical vacation. News nen reports that content of Buhari’s letter read by President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, at…

Osinbajo clears controversy that Buhari did not hand over to him

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, has sought to clear up the controversy caused by the wording of President Muhammadu Buhari’s letter to the National Assembly, before he left to the UK on Sunday for further checks on his health. In the letter read on the floor of the Senate on Tuesday, Buhari said the vice-president would “coordinate…

Aminu Tambuwal condemns bad comments on Buhari’s Health

Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has expressed disgust with uncomplimentary comments on President Muhammad Buhari in some quarters and called for caution. He said on Tuesday that speculative information on the President’s health would not help the government. Tambuwal called on Nigerians to rally round Muhammadu Buhari-led administration to take the country to the next…

Medical trip: Senate receives Buhari’s letter!

President of the Senate Bukola Saraki with Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo The Senate on Tuesday confirmed receipt of President Muhammadu Buhari’s letter  informing it of his trip to the United Kingdom on a “medical follow-up’’. President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, read the letter, dated May 5, 2017, at plenary and announced that its…

Musiliu Obanikoro Requests to Join APC, Meets with Tinubu

The All Progressive Congress in Lagos State is now considering the request of a former Minister of State for Defence and ex-gubernatorial candidate to join the ruling party. Senator Musiliu Obanikoro Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, a former minister of state for Defence, may have made up his mind to dump the Peoples Democratic Party, which he…