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Haliru as Chairman: President Jonathan’s Presidential Declaration Committee

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Stakeholders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Thursday announced the appointment of Dr Bello Haliru, a former Minister of Defence, as Chairman of President Goodluck Jonathan’s Presidential Declaration Committee. Former Senate President. Ken Nnamani is the Deputy Chairman and Sen. Anyim Pius Anyim will serve as Secretary of the committee. The appointments were made […]

Plot to impeach Fayose: Ekiti State House of Assembly


The All Progressives Congress caucus of the Ekiti State House of Assembly on Thursday denied hatching a plot to impeach the Governor, Ayodele Fayose, describing the allegation as spurious and unfounded. The caucus also denied receiving money from a national leader of the party and a former Governor of the State, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, to […]

PHOTO NEWS: All Progressive Congress (APC) Governors Forum

Photos from the All Progressives Congress (APC) Governors’ Forum in Kwara State Government House, Ilorin on Wednesday 22-10-2014 with Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun; Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo and Rotimi Ameachi of Rivers States amongst others. Source

Unprecedented: Fayose To Pay Ekiti Workers Before Political Officers

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The Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, has told political office holders in the state not to expect their salaries until he had paid the state workers. The Governor, according to a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Idowu Adelusi, berated the former administration over its failure to pay workers. He said the situation […]

2015: Welcome Our Dear President To The Race.

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Our President Jonathan that has failed in securing lives and properties he swore to protect. Our President Jonathan that has failed in providing stable electricity after promising same in 2011. Our President Jonathan that couldnt account for missing $20 million Our President Jonathan that sackes Sanusi Lamido for revealing the truth. Our President Jonathan that […]

FINALLY! Jonathan accepts PDP sole candidacy offer for 2015 presidency

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President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday accepted the sole candidacy of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to run for the 2015 Presidential election. All the organs of the party few weeks back had picked President Jonathan as their sole presidential candidate. Jonathan accepted the offer during a closed-door meeting with leaders of the party at House […]

APC govs set to confront Jonathan over allocation to state


All Progressives Congress (APC) governors demanded yesterday an emergency meeting with President Goodluck Jonathan over the cash crisis that is crippling the states. Besides, the governors said at a meeting in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital, that they had not endorsed any aspirant as their presidential candidate. They supported the emergence of “a consensus candidate […]


Jonathan-Buhari poll

I sometime ponder about this stupidity of pro-Jonathan’s VUVUZELAS When you engage a pro-Jonathan person to a debate on Jonathan’s performance, their first line of action is direct insult from the four compass of their mouth to the strokes of their fingers. Then the ‘smart’ ones go ahead to argue in support of Jonathan using […]

Exposed: How The Senate Plot To Scrap National Minimum Wage In Nigeria – NLC


Nigeria’s labour movement has vowed to resist the decision of the Senate to remove the minimum wage from the Exclusive list to the concurrent legislative list. According to the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), such move would create more economic hardship on Nigerian workers. Removal of the minimum wage from the exclusive list empowers states and […]

BREAKING NEWS: Finally, Jonathan declares interest in 2015 election

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Goodluck Jonathan Declares Interest To Run For Re-Election President Goodluck Jonathan officially made the long-awaited declaration to run for re-election in 2015. Punch reports that the country head made the announcement today, October 23, in Abuja by telling the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leaders at the Presidential Villa, that he would procure nomination form of […]

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