Obi mourns Okonjo-Iweala's father *Says late sage among Africa's best intellectuals Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Peter Obi, on Friday mourned the passing of renowned academic, Obi Prof.  Chukuka Okonjo, describing him as one of the best intellectuals ever to come out of Africa. He spoke shortly after the news of the death of the 91 years old...... read more
Rude Boy: The world hates Nigerians, even hell will not accept them South Africans have wobbled the entire African Continent after attacking foreigners in their country over the weekend. There has been a xenophobic attack in South Africa where a faction of the youth have brutalized and killed some foreigners, mostly Nigerians. Following that, celebrities worldwide have condemned the act, calling on the authorities to instill...... read more
BREAKING: South East governors spurns IPOB *Say, we won't apologise to you The South East Governors Forum (SEGF), on Thursday, foreclosed the possibility of meeting the demands of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), demanding unreserved apology for the proscription of the group by the Federal Government. Chairman of the group, comprising the five governors of the Igbo land, Dave Umahi, while conveying...... read more
BREAKING: Again, death hits Tinubu's family *Sanwo-Olu mourns The family of Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu, former Governor of Lagos State and National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has been thrown into mourning once again, with the death of former Head of Service in Lagos State, Alhaji Rafiu Tinubu. Tinubu died in Abuja on Wednesday at the age...... read more
Agulu accident: How to stop future disaster – Obi *Condoles with victims Former Governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, is seeking an immediate remedy to the incessant accidents on the Umuowelle Bypass, Agulu, home to the Golden Tulip, Agulu Lake Hotel, where a multiple vehicle accident, led to the death of six people on Monday. Obi, in a quick response in a statement...... read more
Obiano spoils for frontal war with Obi *Plans to launch image attack News coming out of Anambra State, indicate that former Governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi may become a subject of public ridicule and odious attack if by the time the arsenals allegedly being gathered by his successor, Willie Obiano are put into use. Media reports, have it that Obiano, who Obi...... read more
Ekiti Assembly goes after Fayose over fraud *I won’t dignify clowns – ex-gov A major clash is imminent between former Governor, Ayo Fayose and some forces welling up against him, rekindling again the fire which has since dampened since the former Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party Governors Forum, left office, last year. Fayose, before now a thorn in the flesh of the All...... read more
I was shot, macheted, by Okorocha's men, but none penetrate my body - Imo task force boss Incredible details are coming out from Owerri, the Imo State capital, where a clash between officials of the state government and angry youths, has left a lot of tension in the air since Thursday afternoon. The theatre is the Spibat, Owerri residence of former Governor, Rochas Okorocha, which played host to...... read more
Two years after, Ibadan ‘obas’ finally capitulate, discard beaded crowns, bow to Olubadan The reconciliatory moves embarked upon by the Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde received a boost on Monday as the Olubadan high chiefs paid the 91 year old monarch homage at his Popoyemoja, Ibadan palace without beaded crowns . Among the nine high chiefs, six were present at the Olubadan Popoyemoja, Ibadan,...... read more
Reno: I’ll double Osinbajo’s Tradermoni with N20,000 RenoMoni *VP deceiving Nigerians To prove that he is not broke and that his advocacy is not driven by monetray quest, Reno Omokri, spokesman to former President, Goodluck Jonathan, has announced that his own version is going to double Tradermoni, the Federal Government’s Social  Intervention Programme, by paying out N20,000 to beneficiaries of Renomoni. The...... read more
Nwodo bombs Kanu: You’re rude and a megalomania *I'm a veteran of Biafran war President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief Nnia Nwodo, has urged Ndigbo to put a leash on the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, to curb his uncouth and arrogance in thinking that he had the monopoly of wisdom to get the Igbo people out of the woods....... read more
Ace journalist, Durojaiye, loses wife Another mortal blow has hit the journalism family in Nigeria, following the death of Morolake, wife of current Editor of Sunday Independent, Rotimi Durojaiye. Qed.ng, is reporting that the late Mrs. Durojaiye  (nee Beckley), died in the early hours of Thursday, after a brief illness, adding that she has since been buried...... read more
Kanu: No Igbo leader is safe after Python Dance, attack on my family No single Igbo leader, who sat by and watched the annihilation of Igbo youths is safe from now on, as they would be given the Ekweremadu treatment, especially in foreign lands, leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, maintained on Tuesday. Apart from his Biafran agitation, Kanu indicated a...... read more
Kanu: Those condemning Ekweremadu’s humiliation are Fulani apologists The call by the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the arrest and prosecution of the attackers of former Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, is nothing but the outcry of Fulani apologists. This was the reaction of Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi...... read more
Ekweremadu: My attackers mere urchins, drug addicts *I’ve moved on Former Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, said on Monday that he has moved on rather than dwell much on the attack on his person in Nuremberg, Germany, because the culprits were largely those under the influence of substances. Video clips of the attack, have since gone viral on both traditional and...... read more
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