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Jonathan Has Left Giant Footprints In Eternity’s Sands Of Time – Murray-Bruce

The senator representing Bayelsa East senatorial district in the National Assembly, Ben Murray-Bruce, has asked the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC-led federal government to stop blaming former president, Goodluck Jonathan, for Nigeria’s woes. Murray-Bruce said it was unjust to ignore all the good work of the former president. In his series of tweets, the Senator argued that there were problems ...

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APC’s National Deputy Spokesman Raises Alarm Of Threat To His Life

The Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Timi Frank has raised alarm of threat to his life by alleged individuals in Bayelsa state following his decision to withdraw his membership from the governorship Campaign Organization of Chief Timipre Sylva, governorship candidate of the APC in the state. Speaking with Journalists in Abuja, Frank accused a lawmaker ...

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Court Grants Dasuki 3-Weeks Medical Leave Abroad

A Federal high Court sitting in Abuja has granted the application of Colonel Sambo Dasuki (rtd) to travel abroad for medical check- up pending the commencement of his trial. The former national security adviser, is facing a five-count charge bordering on alleged illegal possession of firearms and money laundering. Recall that the court had on September 1, granted the embattled ...

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Again, Jonathan Visists Buhari At The Villa

President Muhammadu Buhari and former President Goodluck Jonathan on Monday met behind closed-doors  inside the new Banquet Hall, built by the Jonathan administration. No aide joined the two leaders in the closed-door session, which is the second of it’s kind since Buhari took over power from Jonathan of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. At the end of the meeting, Buhari ...

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Fayose Hits Back At Buhari Over Comment On State Of Economy

The statement credited to the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, warning Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose to stop speaking on the running of the economy by the federal government has been described as a demonstration of military dictatorship mentality. Special Assistant to the Governor on Public Communications and New Media, Lere Olayinka, in ...

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Nigeria Will Be Better If We Work Together – Obama

President Obama in a letter to former National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Bamanga Tukur has expressed believe that Nigeria can become a great country if the stakeholders are committed to building a contry of the dream of the founding fathers. He said that if all hands are on deck and Nigerians work together in unison, Nigeria as ...

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‘I am Being Persecuted For Supporting Jonathan’ – Orubebe

Former Niger Delta Minister, Elder Godsday Orubebe, has said that he was being persecuted for his support and closeness to former President Goodluck Jonathan. Speaking at a press conference in Abuja ,Orubebe, who is being charged to the Code of Conduct Tribunal,  declared that he had never demanded or collected bribe from anybody throughout his six-year sojourn as a minister ...

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‘Nigerians Would Always Be Told The Truth’ – Buhari

The Presidency has sworn that despite the misgivings expressed by the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, about President Muhammadu Buhari’s discussions about the state of the nation’s economy, the President would continue to disclose the true state of the economy. The Presidency’s traction was contained in a statement by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi ...

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‘I Was Threatened For Fighting Corruption’ – Farida Waziri

A former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Farida Waziri, has revealed she came under “fierce attacks, slander, blackmail and threats” while trying to end oil-money induced corruption in the country, while she reigned as the head of the anti-corruption agency. Waziri said she was happy that there is a new sheriff in town, alluding to the anti-corruption ...

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