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Air Chief Marshal Badeh killed by gunmen along Abuja-Keffi Road (See pictures)

Nigeria’s former Chief of Defence Staff, CDS, Air Chief Marshal Alex Sabundu Badeh, has been shot dead by gunmen. A statement to that effect by ‪Ibikunle Daramola,  Air Commodore, Director of Public Relations and Information, Nigerian Air Force, said that Badeh died Tuesday December 18, 2018, ” from gunshot wounds sustained …

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On Peter Obi’s use of economic data at Vice Presidential debate: Between facts and fiction  By Valentine Obienyem

  Economic data is not fixed, such data is based on specific date or period. Though the figures change every second, periodic figures are used for range of time until the data provider publishes updated figures. This explains why Nigeria’s unemployment rate is still quoted at 18.8% despite the fact …

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YESSO distributes 706 million  World Bank assistance to Gombe IDPs; Task donor agencies: Use our Data Bank for genuine beneficiaries    

Youth Employment and Social Support Operation (YESSO) has called on agencies intending to make donations to Internally Displaced Persons in the Northeast to use its data base in identifying and assisting genuine IDP’s. Acting National Coordinator of YESSO, Hajara Sami, said this has become necessary to avoid putting resources into …

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Obi does not use statistical data recklessly — Spokesman •Defends figures reeled out during VP Debate

Mr. Valentine Obienyem, Media Adviser to the Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Peter Obi, has called on Nigerians to disregard those going about debunking, as incorrect, the data used by Mr. Peter Obi to support his points during the 2018 Vice Presidential Debate. Mr. Obienyem …

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Free, fair polls: I’ll give my opponents opportunities I didn’t have, President Buhari tells US delegation; Celebrates birthday; Travels to Niger Tuesday  

President Muhammadu Buhari has once again promised a level playing field for all contestants into political offices in next year’s elections. Receiving a delegation at State House, Abuja, on Monday from International Republican and National Democratic Institute, United States of America, the President, according to a statement by Femi Adesina, his Special …

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College of ‘Presidents’ ruling Nigeria – Secondus ……says Nigeria youths are in bondage as cabals destroy the country. …..wants Lagosains to rescue themselves from the captivity of the Emperor. ….Under 30 year old to get Minister of Youths-Atiku.

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Prince Uche Secondus has declared that Nigeria is currently being run by a college of Presidents as nobody is really in charge of governance in the country at the moment. Prince Secondus who spoke at a town-hall meeting of PDP Presidential …

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President Buhari attends Lake Chad Basin Commission summit says ‘It’s fight to finish; We must wipe out Boko Haram

ADDRESS BY H. E. MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA, AT THE EXTRA-ORDINARY SUMMIT OF HEADS OF STATE AND GOVERNMENT OF THE LAKE CHAD BASIN COMMISSION AND BENIN, ABUJA, 15TH DECEMBER, 2018 Ø Your Excellency, PATRICE TALON, President of the Republic of Benin; Ø Your Excellency, PAUL …

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 Dangamacin Clothings USA’s End of Year Fashion Show holds at TheZuluBa

Celebrated clothiers, Dangamacin Clothings USA, will hold an End of Year Fashion Show on Sunday, December 16, 2018 at the exquisite TheZuluBa located at 437 Main Street, West Orange, NJ 07052. The Fashion extravaganza, which is being sponsored by TheZuluBa, will feature display of creatively clothings fit for different occasions …

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Cameroon:  Release of 289 people must lead to end of wrongful detentions – Amnesty International 

Following the decision to pardon and release 289 people arrested in connection with the unrest in the Anglophone regions of Cameroon,   Marie Evelyne Petrus Barry, Amnesty International West and Central Africa Regional Director has said that the Cameroonian President, Paul Biya’s decision  “is a welcome step and a catalyst for human …

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