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Coalition for Nigeria: Obasanjo stole our idea

  A group, Coalition for Nigeria (CN), has accused former President Olusegun Obasanjo of adopting its name to launch his Coalition for Nigeria Movement (CNM). The proposed political movement by Chief Obasanjo  was launched in Abuja on Wednesday  with former Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors Olagunsoye Oyinlola and Donald Duke in attendance.. The group warned Nigerians not to be into ... Read More »

We will respond to Obasanjo’s Coalition Movement at the right time – Tinubu

….Obasanjo playing politics with letter to Buhari National leader of the All Progressives Congress ( APC )  and former governor of Lagos State,  Bola Tinubu, yesterday said that the party will respond to the Coalition Movement launched by former President Olusegun Obasanjo at the “appropriate time “. He accused Obasanjo of playing politics with his open letter to President Muhammadu ... Read More »

Restructuring: Jonathan, Dickson demand sincere implementation of APC recommendations

Former President Goodluck Jonathan and Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, on Thursday challenged the All Progressives Congress (APC) to sincerely implement its committee’s recommendations on restructuring. Dickson led a high-powered delegation of Ijaw leaders to Jonathan to deliberate on the recommendations in Otuoke, Ogbia local government area of the state. Jonathan, Dickson and the top Ijaw leaders urged President Muhammadu ... Read More »

Abba Kyari’s Plot To Make Candidate CBN Deputy Governor Fails As President Buhari Nominates Edward Adamu

E President Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday, nominated Edward Lametek Adamu to the Senate for confirmation as Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to represent the North-West geo-political zone. The nomination of Mr. Adamu put an end to a desperate scheme by the Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari, to impose the discredited former Aso Savings boss, Usman ... Read More »

Insurgents threatened to attack Taraba in 10 days – Ishaku

Taraba State Governor, Darius Ishaku, said on Thursday that suspected insurgents have threatened  to attack the state within 10 days. Ishaku stated this when the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus, visited  him at the Government House in Jalingo to commiserate with him over the recent killings in Taraba. “We received a notice that in 10 ... Read More »

Comedian Bovi writes Dorcas Fapson on alleged rape

Comedian Bovi, has sent a public statement to actress Dorcas Shola Fapson, speaking about the incident which she accused a Taxify driver of attempted rape and kidnapping. Describing the actress as a friend, Bovi said it was easy for people to have mixed feelings on the issue as many do not have a close relationship with her. He said via ... Read More »

Korede Bello’s new single hits top spot on Boomplay

Few weeks after dropping his comeback single, Korede Bello’s ‘Melanin Popping’ has hit the number one spot on music app Boomplay. The ‘Godwin’ crooner announced this to his 2.9million Instagram followers on Sunday with a video showing the single in a Boomplay background. “#Melaninpopping #mavin records” he wrote. The song which was dropped on the same day as the video ... Read More »

RMD prods fans on of Valentine craze

Veteran actor Richard Mofe-Damijo (RMD), on Thursday, advised people searching  for true love on social media to be cautious, so as not to fall into the snare lies of `I love you`. RMD in his Instagram page on the social media said this advice was necessary as the Valentine Season usually celebrated on February14 on an annual basis draws closer. ... Read More »

Senate to Buhari: Nominate Magu’s replacement

The Senate on Thursday asked President Muhammadu Buhari to nominate a replacement for the acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, in line with the verdict of the Federal High Court, Abuja, which affirmed its powers to confirm or reject the President’s appointments. The upper chamber vowed not to consider the President’s confirmation requests until ... Read More »

ANAMBRA ELECTION: OBASEKI CONGRATULATES OBIANO

By Lucky Ogbebor         Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has congratulated Chief Willie Obiano of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) on is re-election in the November 18 gubernatorial election held in Anambra State.         Governor Obaseki said reports of the conduct of the Anambra election were heart-warming and re-inforce the commitment of the All Progressive Congress to credible ... Read More »

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