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Sheik Ahmad Gunmi explodes again!!! North will not accept Jonathan, there will violence

Jonathan and Ahmad Gumi

Sheik Ahmad Gunmi explodes again on why President Jonathan, Gen. Buhari should not contest 2015 Presidential election Fiery Islamic Scholar and scion of late Sheik Abubakar Gunmi, Sheik Ahmad Gunmi has said why he wrote two separate letters asking both President Goodluck Jonathan and the former Head of State, General Muhammadu Buhari, rtd, not to […]

#Tambuwal’s Security Withdrawal: The Speaker fights back, sues FG, six others

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Aminu Tambuwal

. El-Rufai said Tambuwal was one of the targets of the recently trained snipers by Jonathan. The Speaker, House of Representatives, Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal, has approached a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja to stop the Peoples Democratic Party and six others from removing him from office. This came on the heels of his historic […]

Ondo Crisis: confirms PDP’s disregard for court orders –Alabi


In this interview with OLUWOLE JOSIAH, the Chairman of the dissolved Ondo PDP executive committee, Ebenezer Alabi, says his committee remains the authentic one in the state How would you describe the dissolution of the Peoples Democratic Party executive committee in Ondo State? It was quite unfortunate. I have issued a statement to that effect. […]

Revealed! Why IBB wanted me dead by all means –Lt. SOS Echendu opened up


Last week, one of the masterminds of Nigeria’s last attempted military coup of April 22, 1990, Lieutenant SOS Echendu, after years on the run, opened up, for the first time, and shared his involvement in the failed coup attempt to topple the then military president, General Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida. This week, he concludes his narratives. […]

Boko Haram kills 30 in Gombe blast

A bomb blast victim (lying on the floor) being attended to by medical team in Gombe... on Friday.

No fewer than 30 persons were killed on Friday when a bomb was detonated by some suspected Boko Haram insurgents at a bus terminus in Gombe. Some residents of the town, who spoke to our correspondent, said the blast occurred at about 9am when the bus terminus was full with travellers. The residents claimed that […]

Re- Wizkid arrested in Kenya for smoking Indian hemp – Manager


Controversy seems to trail Wizkid as honey attracts bees. The talented lad was in the news again recently and this time, it was alleged that he was arrested in far away Kenya for smoking Indian hemp. Reports in a Kenyan newspaper, Standard Media, stated that Wizkid was arrested in Nairobi in his Plaza Crown Hotel […]

#Tambuwal’s Security Withdrawal: You breached the law – Tambuwal tells IGP


THE speaker of the House of Representatives, Aminu Tambuwal Thursday told the acting Inspector General of Police, Sulaiman Abba that he breached the law by ordering that his security details be withdrawn from his residence. In a statement issued and signed by his media aide, Malam Imam Imam Tambuwal said he received with shock and […]

Abubakar Shekau denies ceasefire claim in new video

The video released on Friday was Boko Haram's first statement after the government announced a ceasefire

In a new video by the Nigeria Militant Islamist group Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau has denied claims by Nigeria’s government that the group has agreed to any form of ceasefire. In a new video released on Friday, Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau also said that more than 200 kidnapped chibok schoolgirls had been converted to […]

#Tambuwal’s Security Withdrawal: Tambuwal shouldn’t be killed like Okadigbo, Ige – Buhari group warns

Tambuwal APC

The Buhari Campaign Organisation, on Friday, warned that the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Aminu Tambuwal, should not be allowed to die like some prominent Nigerian politicians, who died in controversial and politically-motivated circumstances, and whose killers have never been found. The organization gave the warning in a statement following the withdrawal of the […]

Gunmen in military uniform attacks Senator, snatches car


Four armed men, said to be dressed in military fatigue, on Friday night attacked a serving Senator from Kano, Kabiru Gaya, and snatched a Prado SUV in which he was travelling. The senator’s spokesperson, Idris Afegbua, said in a statement late Friday that his boss was travelling to Kano when he was suddenly attacked along […]

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