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End Of Ramadan: Emir Of Kano, Sanusi Announces New Moon Sighting Despite Controversy!

Kwankwaso announces new moon sighting on social media

The new Emir, HRH Sanusi Lamido Sanusi II has announced the sighting of the new moon, signifying a new lunar calendar month and the end of the Ramadan Holy month. From a tweet from Kwankwaso2015: “The new moon of Shawwal has been sighted. His Royal Highness, Alh Muhammad Sanusi II declared tomorrow as 1st Shawwal.” […]

DISTRESS CALL TO SECURITY AGENCIES ON DISTURBANCES IN OSUN – #EmaDiboFunApaniyan

omisore and jonathan

Why are these PDP people very violent and unruly and do things with impunity as if they are above the law? Of course, there seems to be no level playing ground between the PDP and the rest of the parties. If Omisore, the Osun PDP governorship candidate can be intimidating everybody else with a federal […]

Door-To-Door: Ora, Oke-Ila For Ogbeni – By Babawale Taofeek

Ora, Oke-Ila Door to door campaign for Ogbeni Leekansi

The people of Ora, Oke-ila yesterday throng out to give their support for Ogbeni as the Hon. Commissioner of Information and Strategy, Mr Sunday Akintunde Akere who also double as the chairman campaign committee for Ila/Ifedayo/Boluwaduro Federal constituency took the ward rally to their door step. The Obas in Ora gave their commitment to the […]

#Thought-provoking: How CBN Facilitated The “Rigging” of Ekiti Election

omisore and jonathan

THE SINISTER PDP PLAN FOR OSUN GOVERNORSHIP ELECTION ON AUGUST 9, 2014 (SOMEBODY HAS BROKEN LOOSE FROM THEIR CAMP AND SINGING LIKE CANARY…) “Actually the rigging of elections can be even more cynical than financially squeezing opposition states and deploying massive force to intimidate. The other day, I received an email about the election which, […]

Is Bola Tinubu The Problem With Nigeria? – By Edo Ukpong

Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu

Many commentators even blame Tinubu for the APC Ekiti ‘loss’, tracking his overbearing godfatherism as responsible for the revolt of the Ekiti people. The line of argument being that Ekiti people do not want to be ruled from Lagos. These past weeks have not been any different from the past months, Nigeria has been stumbling […]

Bitter Truth: Use Recovered Abacha Loot ($1.39 Bn) To Fight Boko Haram, Don’t Borrow $1Bn – By Pius Adesanmi

N0.1 OIL THIEF IN THE WORLD - NIGERIA

I just heard with one ear that Nigeria’s “head for ground; yansh for up” President wants to borrow USD 1 billion to fight Boko Haram and has already written the National Assembly for approval of the planned feast. One billion dollars to be borrowed by arguably Africa’s most irresponsible state whose track record of external […]

Happening Now: PDP Collects Voters INEC VIN Number in Exchange for 5Litre Kerosene

Omisore omo-ilu kerosene tankers prepared to set Osun ablaze

“THEY BOASTED OF BUYING OSUN ELECTORATES OVER, NOW THE STORMS ARE GATHERING; HAPPENING IN EDE NOW LIVE AND DIRECT!!! People are rushing to take PDP 5lts of Kerosene. What is astonishing is that one must show his/her Permanent Voter’s Card and the INEC Vin numbere copied before being qualified. Although the PDP agents are assuring […]

Why Nyako’s Impeachment May Not Stand – By Inibehe Effiong

NYAKO-JONATHAN

Legally speaking, the processes leading to the impeachment of Murtala Nyako as the governor of Adamawa State are shrouded in serial illegalities. While there may be many grounds for challenging Nyako’s impeachment, the focus of this commentary is solely on the legal effect of the non service of the notice of impeachment on Nyako. The […]

Yeparipa! The Wicked Lies Our Leaders Told London and Washington – By Pius Adesanmi

N0.1 OIL THIEF IN THE WORLD - NIGERIA

Discretion, I decided yesterday morning, is the better part of valour. Cold winter morning in Johannesburg and none of the immigration folks appeared to be smiling. You never know who woke up on the wrong side of the bed. You don’t want to start ‘pricing an SA immigration officer’s market’ first thing in the morning […]

‘MOTION’ FOR DISSOLUTION OF EFCC – By Dapo Rotifa

efcc

I, Dapo Rotifa, distinguished People’s Senator of the People’s Parliament under the Senate Presidency of Pius Adesanmi GCON (Grand Commander of the Order of ‘Children of Anger’ of Nigeria) convening minimum of 365 days in a year on Facebook, hereby solemnly move a MOTION for the DISSOLUTION of EFCC. EFCC, instrument of ‘oppression’ of non-conformist […]


TUESDAY, 29TH JULY, 2014 EDITION

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TUESDAY, 29TH JULY, 2014 EDITION

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