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B-R-E-A-K-I-N-G: Asari Dokubo, Others Meets Over Buhari’s Victory »

A former Niger-Delta militant, Mujahid Asari-Dokubo, says with the defeat of President Goodluck Jonathan, he and other militants might be forced to ‘return to creeks.’ Asari-Dokubo, who hails from the…

Apr 1 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
Jonathan, Buhari, Tinubu

Jonathan ‘has nothing to fear from me’ -Says Buhari »

Nigeria’s president-elect Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday sought to reconcile past differences with incumbent Goodluck Jonathan, extending a hand of friendship to his beaten election opponent. “Let me state clearly: President…

Apr 1 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
Scene of the fire outbreak

B-R-E-A-K-I-N-G: Fire Razes Balogun Market Again »

For the second time in three months, traders in Balogun market again had their shops razed in an early fire outbreak on Wednesday in Lagos. The inferno destroyed goods valued…

Apr 1 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
Buhari recieves certificate of return

Acceptance Speech: Buhari’s 7 Powerful quotable quotes (The CHANGE Agent) »

Buhari recieves certificate of return[/caption 1.There shall no more be a ruling party; All Progressive Congress(APC), will now be your governing party. 2. You are all my people; I will…

Apr 1 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
patience crying

‘Battered’ Patience Jonathan Evacuating Properties Out Of Aso Rock »

Battered by the out come of the just concluded presidential election, report as culled from Leadership Newspaper suggest that, as the election result trickled in and it became evident that…

Apr 1 2015 / 1 Comment / Read More »
Buhari celebrates

{FULL TEXT} Buhari’s Acceptance Speech »

The Die is Cast Acceptance Statement by General Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, President-Elect of the Federal Republic of Nigeria April 1st, 2015 I am immensely grateful to God for this day…

Apr 1 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
Misao Okawa; The World’s Oldest Person Dies At Age 117

Misao Okawa; The World’s Oldest Person Dies At Age 117 »

Misao Okawa, a Japanese woman recognised as the world’s oldest person who credited her longevity to “eating delicious things” and getting plenty of rest, died at the age of 117…

Apr 1 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

B-R-E-A-K-I-N-G NEWS: Fire Outbreak At Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) in Lagos »

A fire has reportedly broken out at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) in Lagos causing occupants to run for their lives More details later……

Apr 1 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
Tinubu and Buhari

#BuharisVictoryUpdate13: Tinubu breaks silence, reacts to Buhari’s victory »

The National leader, All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, has described the victory of the Presidential candidate of the APC, General Muhammadu Buhari, as Nigeria’s finest moment in its political history.…

Apr 1 2015 / 1 Comment / Read More »
OBAMA

Obama Praises Jonathan For Conceding Defeat »

US President Barack Obama praised Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday for conceding defeat in an election that he said showed “Nigeria’s commitment to democratic principles.” “President Jonathan has placed…

Apr 1 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
B-R-E-A-K-I-N-G News!!! Another Senator DUMPS Jonathan For Buhari

Top 14 PDP’s Hate Quotes Before Buhari’s Emphatic Victory »

1. Buhari will die before the Election – AYODELE FAYOSE 2. Buhari is brain dead – Mama Peace 3. If APC survives till October 2014, call me a bastard.- Doyin…

Apr 1 2015 / 3 Comments / Read More »
Buhari celebrates

#NigeriaDecides: Ban Ki-Moon Congratulates Buhari »

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon has congratulated President-elect, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2015 general elections. Ban in a statement issued on Tuesday night in…

Apr 1 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
President of Living Faith Church Worldwide, Bishop David Oyedepo

Bishop Oyedepo’s Prophecy About 2015 Elections — See The Coronation Yourself »

The President and Founder of the Living Faith Church Worldwide, Bishop David Oyedepo, has said that in these last days, many nations who are currently facing economic woes will soon…

Apr 1 2015 / 2 Comments / Read More »
Jonathan, Buhari, Tinubu

Just In: Buhari Disgraces Jonathan In… »

RESULTS FOR BORNO PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION REGISTERED VOTERS 1,799, 669 ACCREDITED – 544,759 AA – 145 ACP -243 AD -392 ADC – 201 APA – 878 APC – 473, 543 CPC…

Apr 1 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
patience crying

SHOCKING Drama: Nollywood Actors In Tense Battle With Patience Jonathan »

While the total numbers of elections are still being counted, entertainers elsewhere are battling for their loot gotten from various politicians. The Nollywood stars recently paid a visit to First…

Apr 1 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
Senate President, David Mark

APC wins 64 seats in Senate, SEE who’s tipped as the Senate President »

The result of the National Assembly election declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission on Tuesday has pushed the opposition All Progressives Congress to the majority status in the 109…

Apr 1 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
Chief Bode George

Bode George : With Buhari’s Victory, I’ll Surely Go On Exile »

Former Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Bode George says he may be going on exile following the victory of the Presidential candidate of the All…

Apr 1 2015 / 2 Comments / Read More »
TUESDAY, 31ST MARCH 2015 EDITION
EDITORIAL

2015: BUHARI AND THE BURDEN OF EXPECTATIONS, BY DELE MOMODU||Buhari’s double-edged sword »

Buhari.

PENDULUM BY DELE MOMODU Fellow Nigerians, let me confess that I do not envy General Muhammadu Buhari at this moment.…

Mar 14 2015 / 8 Comments / Read More »

Igbeyin lo ndun oloku ada: ‘A President Haunted By Wasted Years, Failed Promises’….too late to make amendment »

President Goodluck Jonathan

Why is President Goodluck Jonathan and the Peoples Democratic Party afraid of elections? After forcing the elections to be rescheduled…

Mar 10 2015 / 11 Comments / Read More »

Editorial: Clarity of long PVC lines and a mix of technocratic and voodoo logic »

PVCs que

t the elections would hold on the postponed dates of March 28 and April 11, I was greatly disturbed. I…

Mar 3 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Why propaganda, vote-buying won’t save Jonathan -By Bámidélé Adémólá-Olátéjú »

INEC VOTE

Taking liberties with facts is in the province of political office holders, political parties and agency bureaucrats. It is what…

Feb 25 2015 / 3 Comments / Read More »

The Rape of Our Democracy -By Bámidélé Adémólá-Olátéjú »

Democracy was restored in Nigeria when military rule ended in 1999

So much has been written about President Goodluck Jonathan’s rape of our democracy since his assault on the Independent Electoral…

Feb 10 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Editorial: President Jonathan against the People || Ekiti electoral heist ||Azazi stated that Boko Haram is a PDP affair shortly before he was killed »

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan

The Jonathan Presidency has finally come to its neo-Fascist full term by turning the Nigerian State against the Peoples of…

Feb 10 2015 / 1 Comment / Read More »
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B-R-E-A-K-I-N-G: Asari Dokubo, Others Meets Over Buhari’s Victory »

Asari Dokubo

A former Niger-Delta militant, Mujahid Asari-Dokubo, says with the defeat of President Goodluck Jonathan, he and other militants might be forced to ‘return to creeks.’ Asari-Dokubo, who hails from the same state as Jonathan, said the voting pattern showed that the South-West and the North…

Apr 1 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Jonathan ‘has nothing to fear from me’ -Says Buhari »

Jonathan, Buhari, Tinubu

Nigeria’s president-elect Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday sought to reconcile past differences with incumbent Goodluck Jonathan, extending a hand of friendship to his beaten election opponent. “Let me state clearly: President Jonathan has nothing to fear from me,” he said in Abuja after his victory was…

Apr 1 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Acceptance Speech: Buhari’s 7 Powerful quotable quotes (The CHANGE Agent) »

Buhari recieves certificate of return

Buhari recieves certificate of return[/caption 1.There shall no more be a ruling party; All Progressive Congress(APC), will now be your governing party. 2. You are all my people; I will treat you all as mine. I will work for those who voted for me, voted…

Apr 1 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
FEATURE

‘Battered’ Patience Jonathan Evacuating Properties Out Of Aso Rock »

patience crying

Battered by the out come of the just concluded presidential election, report as culled from Leadership Newspaper suggest that, as the election result trickled in…

Apr 1 2015 / 1 Comment / Read More »

Boko Haram will soon know the strength of our collective will – Buhari »

Buhari recieves certificate of return

Nigeria’s president-elect Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday warned Boko Haram of a concerted fight-back to defeat the militants after their six-year rampage in the country’s northeast.…

Apr 1 2015 / 1 Comment / Read More »

FULL TEXT: General Muhammadu Buhari’s Acceptance Speech »

Buhari recieves certificate of return

1. First of all, I wish to express my gratitude to the Chairman and members of the Convention Committee for planning and conducting a hitch-free…

Apr 1 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
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Sports News

#PresidentialPollResult: HAPPENING NOW, How PDP Representative Scatters National Election Result Collation Center

The representative of the Peoples Democratic Party (DPD) has stooped the ongoing announcement of presidential election result in Abuja Detail later……

Mar 31 2015 / Read More »
X-RAYS Scene of the fire outbreak

B-R-E-A-K-I-N-G: Fire Razes Balogun Market Again

For the second time in three months, traders in Balogun market again had their shops razed in an early fire outbreak on Wednesday in Lagos. The inferno destroyed goods valued at several millions of naira. A…

Apr 1 2015 / Read More »
Niger Delta Dokubo Goes “GAGA” On Twitter, You Won’t Believe His Tweets

Asari Dokubo Goes “GAGA” On Twitter, You Won’t Believe His Tweets

‘Before Jonathan there was Asari, after Jonathan there will stil be Asari, i am a friend to any government in power’ Asari Dokubo tweeted: – UNBELIEVABLE!!!…

Apr 1 2015 / Read More »
Letter To The Editor Lebaran Maku

SAGA!!! PDP Blows Hot ||Calls Its Prodigal Son, Labaran Maku, A Fraud, And A… S-H-O-C-K-I-N-G DETAILS

The Nasarawa state chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) accused former Information Minister, Labaran Maku, of fraudulently obtaining the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) ticket to contest the 2015 gubernatorial elections in the state. Addressing…

Mar 20 2015 / Read More »
ENTERTAINMENT patience crying

SHOCKING Drama: Nollywood Actors In Tense Battle With Patience Jonathan

While the total numbers of elections are still being counted, entertainers elsewhere are battling for their loot gotten from various politicians. The Nollywood stars recently paid a visit to First Lady Dame Patience Jonathan in Enugu…

Apr 1 2015 / Read More »
INTERVIEW ADEDAMOLA KASUNMU

#NigeriaDecides: ‘Even the youngest child in Ikeja chants change’

Adedamola Richard Kasumu is a prominent member of the progressive arm of the so-called Ikeja politics. An All Progressive Congress candidate for Lagos State House of Assembly, representing Ikeja Constituency 02, he told Medinat Kanabe why…

Mar 29 2015 / Read More »
Odd World

B-R-E-A-K-I-N-G NEWS: Fire Outbreak At Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) in Lagos

A fire has reportedly broken out at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) in Lagos causing occupants to run for their lives More details later……

Apr 1 2015 / Read More »
EDUCATION JAMB2015

JAMB 2015 CBT: Has JAMB Officially Released Post-UTME Cut-off Marks For 2015/2016 Admission For Universities, Poly, Colleges? Oya! Check This List Yourself

Many JAMB candidates who just checked their results have been asking us the cut-off marks their chosen schools would use for the 2015/2016 admission. Let us make this clear right now — nobody can categorically tell…

Mar 28 2015 / Read More »
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