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B-R-E-A-K-I-N-G: Femi Falana Leads Pro-Democracy Group Protests Against Election Postponement And Military Intervention

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Lagos-based Nigerians United for Democracy (NUD), today embarked street marches and rallied in Lagos to protest against any further postponement of Nigeria general elections as well and military intervention in politics. The group’s protest march was led by prominent civil rights attorney, Femi Falana amongst other pro-democracy leaders. Follow the below link for details: SAHARAREPORTERS

Boko Haram 6-Week Election War: The Chad MoU, Prisoners of War and Other Critical Questions

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On the 6th of February, Nigeria’s Chief of Defense, Air Marshal Alex Badeh announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding, MoU with the Chadians. The details of the MoU have since not been made public. While appreciating the essentiality of interstate cooperation in the war against terror, Nigerians need to know the modalities of […]

How OAU Accounting Students Resolve Crisis Over Summit fund

Protesting OAU Students Shut Senate Building, Pray on Highway

Students of the Accounting Department, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, under the aegis of Nigerian Accounting Students Association, has resolved the crisis generated by the financial report of a conference organised by the students. A parliamentary sitting held by the students last Friday to clear grey areas of the financial report led to an exchange […]

Elections Woo: Kuku Sells President Jonathan To The Yoruba Race

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As a follow up to the continuing political campaigns by various political parties to woo electorates to their favour, Kingsley Kuku, special adviser to the president on Niger Delta, was in Lagos to meet with Federick Fasheun, founder/leader of Odu’a Peoples Congress (OPC), and Gani Adams, national co-ordinator, OPC. Commending Fasheun, Kuku said that the… […]

Chibok Girls: Atiku Abubakar Has A Message For The President

Atiku Abubakar

We remain hopeful that the #BuniYadi boys, #ChibokGirls and all young people who have been abducted by terrorists will return home. — Atiku Abubakar (@atiku) February 25, 2015 Read also: Buhari’s Daughter, Zahra Blows Hot, Rubbishes Jonathan Unknown to most Nigerians, some of the #BuniYadi students were taken away by the terrorists, and their whereabouts […]

Buhari’s Daughter, Zahra Attacks Fayose, Fani-Kayode, Obanikoro

Buhari's Daughter, Zahra

Read also: Buhari’s Daughter, Zahra Blows Hot, Rubbishes Jonathan They said Buhari belongs to the analogue age, yet they are the ones rejecting digital card-readers for the elections. #March4Buhari — Miss Zahra (APC) (@Zahra_Buhari) February 24, 2015 PDP is a violence party. Even after signing peace agreement they keep sending sycophants like Fayose and FFK […]

Elections: Buhari’s Daughter, Zahra Blows Hot, Rubbishes Jonathan

Buhari's Daughter, Zahra

Read also: Chibok Girls: Atiku Abubakar Has A Message For The President A president who waits to save his citizens from terrorists until he seems to be losing re-election is not worthy of the office. ~ Malcolm X — Miss Zahra (APC) (@Zahra_Buhari) February 25, 2015 GEJ's govt. said they killed Shekau Last year, Now […]

Eyes Opener: Why POWER Must Shift -Buhari

Why power must shift, by Buhari

All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate Gen. Muhammadu Buhari yesterday received a standing ovation at the Chatham House, London, United Kingdom, where he delivered a lecture titled: ‘Prospects for Democratic Consolidation in Nigeria: Nigeria’s Transition,’ and answered questions on the state of the nation. Group Political Editor EMMANUEL OLADESU examines the significance of the visit […]

2015 Elections: Boko Haram! Military! Latest Report From The Battle Field

the chief of army staff, Lt. Gen. Kenneth Minimah and others

Attempts by the chief of army staff, Lt. Gen. Kenneth Minimah to boost the morale of the soldiers fighting insurgency in the northeast by automatically promoting all those who took part in the operation to liberate Baga town in Kukawa LGA of Borno State, has lead some soldiers fighting in other parts of the northeast […]

2015: Obasanjo Again…???

Former president, Olusegun Obasanjo

Former president, Olusegun Obasanjo has expressed his wish for a laboratory in Africa to develop a cure for Ebola Virus Disease “in a few months from now.” He expressed this wish yesterday in Adis-Ababa, the Ethiopian capital while delivering a paper titled, “The African Scientist in a Fast-Changing World” at the Ethiopian Academy of Science […]

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