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Governor Rochas Okorocha.

As 2015 general election draw near, we have seen and read series of open letters written by Journalist, critics, analysts, Party faithful, friends and associates giving words of advice, admonition and rebuke to politicians on performance in preparation for next year’s general election and the way forward. It became necessary to write my own open […]

MONDAY LINES: Buhari must win! Jonathan must win! – By Lasisi Olagunju

Jonathan vs. Buhari

If you are a registered voter in Nigeria, there are three choices before you as you approach February 14, 2015 presidential election. You can vote for Change, for Continuity or for Nothing. You vote for Change if you vote Muhammadu Buhari; Continuity if Goodluck Jonathan gets your vote. You vote for nothing if you decide […]

Tinubu And The APC Should Not Underestimate The votes Of South South And Southeast People


The race for a running mate to General Muhammadu Buhari, the Presidential candidate of the All Progressive Congress, APC, is the issue on the front burner aside the recent acquisition of seven war spacecraft by Tompolo, ex-militant leader. Some have argued that the South West has to produce the candidate for the position because of […]

Trending: Buhari #GMB15 – Time To Kick Out The Lazy Tenants of The Villa at Abuja

Buhari - A political Messiah that Nigeria Needs

Buhari – A Political Messiah that Nigeria Needs What is it about Buhari that scares the lazy tenants of Abuja? You’ve exhausted lies, and now you just had to try Tinubu-mongering? #GMB15 – Ogbeni Titilope Akogun GEJ got Tompolo to purchase 6 warships. ‪#‎GMB15‬ supporter @Scanatosh went 4 just 1 WEAPON! He spent days trying […]

FactCheck: #GEJLIES, 16 Glorious Things Buhari (#GMB15) Did For Nigeria

Jonathan vs. Buhari

1. Buhari actually took over power from Shagari because his administration was very corrupt. It was full of financially mismanagement and corruption. 2. When Buhari was in power, many corrupt politicians were arrested and sent to jail for their financial crimes. Infact people with questionable wealth were unable to show it off for fear of […]

My running mate will come from Oro, says Umana Umana

28000 Decamed from PDP with Umana to APC

The APC governorship candidate in Akwa Ibom State, Mr Umana Okon Umana has confirmed that his running mate will come from Oro nation. Speaking at a press conference at his residence in Uyo, Umana says his decision to choose his running mate from Oro is to compensate them for their long years of marginalisation and […]

Buhari May Spend Christmas With Anglican Daughter and Son-in-law at Idemili South Local Government of Anambra

General Muhammadu Buhari - GMB

Insider rumours points to the strong possibility of General Muhammed Buhari (GMB) spending the Yultide, as his tradition is with Amina, his favourite and last daughter, who is married to Col. Goddy Udechukwu (Rtd.) from Uke in Idemili South Local Government of Anambra state. Amina converted to Christianity upon marriage to the then Colonel Udechukwu, […]

Aftermath Buhari’s Victory: My Governor, My Governor, Come Back To Imo And Complete Your Work – By Peter Claver Oparah

Gov Rochas Anayo Okorocha mobbed by enthusiastic crowd

Aftermath Buhari’s Victory: My Governor, My Governor, Come Back To Imo And Complete Your Work – By Peter Claver Oparah

Jimi is a firebrand personality BUT he CANNOT Deliver Lagos for the PDP


In a viral social media thread on Facebook, Dr Ayo Turton said: “PDP might have a Joker in Jimi Agbaje… Jimi Agbaje is an Omoluabi proper, another politician with a brand other than his political affiliation like Aregbesola… This promises to be exciting!” Among the notable replies comes this one from one Omidire Kehinde David […]

I’ve no confidence in Nigeria’s political leaders — US Professor

Professor Adeniran Adeboye

President of Oodua Foundation, Professor Adeniran Adeboye, a distinguished Professor of Mathematics at Howard University, USA in this interview with the Publisher of Nigerian NewsDirect Dr Samuel Ibiyemi in Washington Dc, USA speaks on the challenges of training students in mathematics with African language. He speaks on the benefit of role model as a path […]

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