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VIDEO: Why I’m going into politics just for 8years – Nollywood Actress opens up

Kate Henshaw

The actress cited lengthy stays in politics as reason for much of the problems in Nigeria, on top of corruption on the part of government officials. Nollywood actress, Kate Henshaw, said she’s taking a break from acting to join politics for eight years. The actress cited lengthy stays in politics as reason for much of […]

#OsunDecided: “I Saw Hell During Osun Governorship Election” – Adeleke

SUPREMACY BATTLE: I’ll Beat Adeleke Up When I Leave Office — Minister

The first civilian Governor of Osun State, Isiaka Adeleke in this interview with some journalists, including Asst. Editor, Sam Anokam, spoke on his ordeal at the just concluded election in the state: Q: Why did it take you this long to discover that you were in the wrong party? A: I am not saying I […]

I wore no shoes until I became a teacher–Felix Adenaike, former Tribune Editor-in-Chief

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Felix Adenaike retired as the Editor-in-Chief of the Nigerian Tribune after several arrests and a glorious career in journalism that spanned over four decades. He shares some of his life experiences with GBENRO ADEOYE in this interview We’ve been told that you like to keep to time and indeed, you kept strictly to the time […]

Photonews: Aregbesola Speaks With Journalists After APC Meeting in Abuja.

Aregbesola speaks with journalists

DETAILS: How Aregbesola snatched victory from the jaws of the lion – Falana reveals

FALANA FEMI

Femi Falana, Senior Advocate of Nigeria in this interviewreviews the outcome of the August 9, 2014 governorship election in Osun State You predicted that Governor Rauf Aregbesola was going to win and he won. What gave you that confidence? One didn’t have to be a futurologist to know that Governor Rauf Aregbesola was going to […]

Aliens who do not have business in Nigeria will be repatriated –Paradang, Immigration CG

Paradang

Mr. David Shikfu Parradang, Comptroller General of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), is seen by his officers and rank-and-file as a welfarist who does not handle the well being of his workers with kid gloves. Within one year of hold­ing sway, Parradang has lifted the ser­vice with myriads of initiatives. For example, he introduced the […]

Politicians benefitted from military rule — Bamigboye

Bamigboye

Col Theophilus Bamigboye (retd) was appointed the military administrator of Bauchi State on August 13, 1996. He was later redeployed to Osun State in August 1998, also as a military administrator. He speaks with SUCCESS NWOGU on sundry national issues and his experiences in the Army The military action against Boko Haram appears not to […]

North is deception, says ex-PDP chair

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Dr. Haruna Dabin, the suspended Chairman of the People’s Demo­cratic Party (PDP) in Plateau State is one academic who has shown that the responsibility of the chairman of a political party is a measure of his com­petence. He has been foundational to the PDP, beginning at the National Secretariat in 1998 as the Administrative Secretary. […]

EXCLUCIVE: IBB Kicks Against Deployment Of Military During Elections

2015 ELECTION: Avoid Chaos, Anarchy - IBB Warns Politicians

Former military president General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida has kicked against drafting of the military for electoral duties, saying it would expose them to compromise, even as he pointed out that it is difficult for the federal government to fight Boko Haram and negotiate with them. IBB, who spoke to correspondents at his hilltop home in […]

Northern Leaders Can Stop Boko Haram Insurgency – Abubakar

Abubakar

Alhaji Sidi Abubakar is the chairman, National Association of Road Transport Owners (NARTO), FCT chapter and a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). In this interview with DAVID ADUGE-ANI he speaks on the insecurity in the northern part of the country and other national issues. Many Nigerians believe corruption has increased under the present […]

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