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Several members of PDP in Sokoto defected to APC

Gov. Aliyu Wamakko of Sokoto

Several members of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Isa Local Government Area of Sokoto State on Sunday defected to the All Progressives Congress, APC. The members, said to be up to four thousand, were received into the APC in Isa by Governor Aliyu Wamakko. Mr. Wamakko, who was represented by the state’s Commissioner for […]

Obasanjo is part of Nigeria’s problem–Bishop Chukwuma

Bishop Chukwuma

Emmanuel Chukwuma, the Anglican Archbishop of Enugu Ecclesiasti­cal Province is reputed for speaking his mind on national issues without mind­ing whose ox is gored. In this interview, he commented on diverse national issues in­cluding President Jonathan and General Bu­hari’s presidential candidacies, former Presi­dent Obasanjo’s controversial book and the alleged contempt of court issue which resulted […]

2015 Presidential election and the southwest vote

South west

Dr Doyin Okupe, my dear brother and the gregarious spokesman of President Goodluck Jonathan, could not have done more harm to the president’s cause than epoch ally dividing this campaign and making it one of old Vs new, good Vs evil, of a squeaky clean past Vs a filthy now, a past of pristine morality […]

PDP Raises N21 Billion for 2015 Election Campaign


It was a rain of Naira Saturday in Abuja as Peoples Democratic Party realised more than N21 billion at its fund-raising dinner towards next year’s general election from donors spanning business, elected government officials, and private individuals. Although the president, Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, who was billed to be the chief launcher, was absent […]

Remain in PDP, Jonathan pleads with aggrieved members


Abuja – President Goodluck Jonathan has appealed to aspirants of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), who lost at the primaries to remain in party in the interest of democracy. Jonathan made the appeal on Saturday night while speaking at the PDP fund raising dinner held at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. He said that the leadership […]

Read the “Real Reasons Why APC Picks Osibanjo” – Timi Frank


The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that its choice of Prof. Yemi Osibanjo as running mate to General Mohammadu Buhari in 2015 general elections was arrived at based on democratic process that even the acclaimed largest party in Africa, the PDP has never had. Buhari presented the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) pastor […]

Magical realism in Yoruba politics


A wind with magical portents is blowing across the Nigerian landscape. With the announcement of Yemi Osinbajo, a notable professor of Constitutional Law, as the running mate of General Mohammadu Buhari in the forthcoming presidential election, the battle to redeem or redefine Nigeria seems to be joined at the electoral level in a way it […]

PDP has failed, will continue to fail – Tinubu

Senator Ahmed Bola Tinubu

Former Governor of Lagos State, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has commissioned a new 60-bed Specialist Hospital, built by the Governor Adams Oshiomhole government, in Ewohinmi, Esan South East Local Government area of Edo State, complete with state-of-the-art equipment, 3-bedroom doctors’ quarters and 2-bedroom Nurses’ quarters. Speaking, Sunday, at the commissioning of the hospital project which was […]

Manifesto and Vision for Nigeria – Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari's appeal to Delegates

. securing our Nation, . prospering our People! . To Change Politics and Governance . Security and Conflict Resolution . The Economy & Infrastructure Base . The Society & Human Capital Development . The Environment MY COMMITMENT TO NIGERIA 1. Every country has its ‘lost generation’. Some were stolen away by war, some by economic […]

Jonathan versus Buhari: A clear choice

Jonathan vs. Buhari

“Once to everyman and nation comes the moment to decide; in the strife between truth with falsehood, for the good or the evil side.” J. R. Lowell, 1819-1891, (VANGUARD BOOK OF QUOTATIONS,VBQ, p 254). For great nations, the choice comes once or, at most, twice. For Nigeria, the choice had come several times. And, the […]


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