Category: Politics

Nigeria’s Shi’ite Muslim group announced a suspension of protests
August 3, 2019 |

Nigeria’s Shi’ite Muslim group announced a suspension of protests

IMN spokesman Ibrahim Musa said he would protest against the ban, as well as the government’s consideration of its “terrorist” activity this weekend. IMN held nearly daily demonstrations in the capital Abuja to call for the release of this movement leader, Ibrahim Zakzaky, who had been arrested since December 2015. The clash between security forces […]

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Russia uses a 1.5-ton bomb to destroy rebels
July 21, 2019 |

Russia uses a 1.5-ton bomb to destroy rebels

Russia used a 1.5 ton heavy bomb to destroy rebels. Each bomb KAB-1500 of Russia’s improved version weighs 1.5 tons. The war in Idlib is in a tug of war, many times the Syrian army has to fight against the aggressive attack of jihadist rebels. This forced Russia to deploy the Su-24 and Su-34 bombers […]

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President Buhari called for illegal flow curbing
April 14, 2019 |

President Buhari called for illegal flow curbing

On Saturday, President Muhammadu Buhari called for attempt to curb the illegal flow into Nigeria with the join of leaders in the region. There are also some notable issues to be mention during the conference.

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Soyinka, Odinkalu Welcome Expansion Of BBOG Focus
December 6, 2014 |

Soyinka, Odinkalu Welcome Expansion Of BBOG Focus

In line with #BringBackOurGirls (BBOG) group considerationfor expansion of  focus to include other recent happenings in the country which have greatly affected the demand for the rescue of the abducted Chibok girls; prominent Nigerians including a nobel haureate, Prof Wole Soyinka and the chairman,National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Professor, Chidi OdinKalu have expressed

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Police To Restore Tambuwal’s Security Detail
December 6, 2014 |

Police To Restore Tambuwal’s Security Detail

Police authorities are set to restore the security details of the speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, weeks after it was withdrawn in the wake of his defection from the PDP to the All Progressives Congress. Reports from the Police headquarters in Abuja indicate that the Police is hinging its decision

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PDP Senatorial Tickets: Govs Uduaghan, Chime Forced Out By Power Play
December 6, 2014 |

PDP Senatorial Tickets: Govs Uduaghan, Chime Forced Out By Power Play

As the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) begins its primaries to choose its candidates for the National Assembly elections, an intense power play, intrigues and upsets have forced two frontline governors to abandon their senatorial ambitions. Barely 48 hours to the party’s senatorial primaries, governor of Delta State, Emmanuel Uduaghan and his Enugu State counterpart, Sullivan

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Nyanya bombing: Ogwuche’s N100m demand a big joke — FG
December 6, 2014 |

Nyanya bombing: Ogwuche’s N100m demand a big joke — FG

The Federal Government, yesterday, described the N100million demand by Aminu Sadiq Ogwuche, the alleged mastermind of the April 14 bomb blast that killed over 75 persons and wounded 100 others at a crowded motor park in Nyanya Abuja, as a big joke. Consequently, the government sought an outright dismissal of the fundamental right enforcement proceeding

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Struggle For Better Kaduna Begins Now – el-Rufai
December 6, 2014 |

Struggle For Better Kaduna Begins Now – el-Rufai

The gubernatorial flagbearer of the All Progressives Congress ( APC ) of Kaduna State, Malam Nasir El-Rufai yesterday pleaded with all who contested with him in the just concluded governorship primaries of his party to join hands with him in rebuilding the state. In his acceptance speech on his nomination as the APC candidate for […]

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REVEALED: What OBJ actually told PDP governors
December 6, 2014 |

REVEALED: What OBJ actually told PDP governors

Dıscomfortıng news for President Goodluck Jonathan’s re-election bid broke out from former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s Hilltop Mansion, Abeokuta, yesterday evening, indicating that the outcome of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, governors who had gone there to plead for the President’s support was initially played down. We can authoritatively disclose today that Obasanjo flatly refused […]

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Borno APC Primaries: 4,520 Delegates Affirm Shettima As Governorship Candidate
December 6, 2014 |

Borno APC Primaries: 4,520 Delegates Affirm Shettima As Governorship Candidate

Four thousand five hundred and twenty delegates on Friday night affirmed Borno State Governor Kashim Shettima as the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, ahead of the 2015 Governorship poll in the state after a primary election held on Friday evening at the Elkanemi Sports Centre in Maiduguri. The 4,520 delegates who took part […]

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