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Bayelsa: Timi Alaibe becomes beautiful bride, PDP, Seriake Dickson beg him over Governor Diri

February 16, 2020 The pioneer Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty for Niger Delta militants, Chief Ndutimi Alaibe, had promised to deploy the amnesty template to tackle insecurity in Bayelsa if elected governor  has, overnight, turned into a beautiful bride for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Bayelsa State following last …

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Bayelsa: Supreme Court ruling aborted Buhari, Aisha’s plan to attend Lyon’s inauguration – Sylva; Oshiomhole writes INEC chair, insists on fresh polls  

By Edith Ike-Eboh/Deji Abdulwahab Abuja, Feb. 16, 2020 The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva, has revealed that President Muhammadu Buhari and his wife, Aisha had concluded arrangements to attend the inauguration of the All Progressives Congress, APC, governorship candidate in the November 16, 2019 election in …

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 Operation Do the Math: Call on US Senate, House to pressure Supreme Court to reverse Ihedioha’s ouster, Group urges

New York, NY. February 14, 2020 Imo Diaspora Coalition for Justice and Democracy (IDCJD) has called on all Imo State, Nigeria Citizens and all Defenders of Democracy to call on members of the United States’ Senate and House Subcommittees on Africa to pressure the Nigerian Supreme Court to reverse what …

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Bayelsa: S/Court should have nullified election – Oshiomhole; Warn Adams not to destabilise Nigeria, Wike tells FG; Be calm, Dickson to all parties

National Chairman, All Progressives Congress (APC) Adams Oshiomhole has faulted the Supreme Court judgment that declared the candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Douye Diri as new Governor-elect in Bayelsa. Oshiomhole, who said this at a news conference in Abuja on Thursday while reacting to the apex court’s judgment, said that the …

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Malawi Presidential Election: Rawlings applauds Malawi Constitutional Court for rejecting US$20m bribes

The former President of Ghana, Dr Jerry Rawlings, has, over the weekend, applauded the decision of Malawi’s Constitutional Court, which nullified the May 21, 2019 presidential polls in the South African country, during which incumbent President Peter Mutharika was declared winner. The Malawi Court had last week nullified the results of last …

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Presidency condemns NEF’s verdict on Buhari, calls Ango Abdullahi, ‘General without troops’ (Read full text of NEF’s statement here)

By Ismaila Chafe Abuja, Feb. 9, 2020 The Presidency has dismissed the assessment of the President Muhammadu Buhari administration by the Northern Elders Forum (NEF), describing the forum as a quasi-organisation that boasts of no credible membership, and saying its leader is akin to a General without troops. The News …

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Oyinlola remains a strong pillar we want in PDP—Makinde  …as Gov, PDP leaders extol former gov’s virtue at 69; How PDP crisis began—Oyinlola

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, on Monday extolled the virtues of a former Governor of Osun State and former National Secretary of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola, noting that he remained a strong pillar that is needed in the PDP. Governor Makinde, who was in company of …

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“The Igbo man doesn’t kneel down for anybody except his chi…”  – Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe, Senate Minority Leader

By Jideofor Adibe This week I am continuing with my no-holds-barred interviews with some outspoken Nigerian leaders. As soon as we settled down for the interview in his office at the National Assembly, my first question to Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe, the Senate Minority Leader, was to tell me about the …

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Restore Ihedioha’s mandate or face international sanctions –  Imo Diaspora Coalition tells Buhari,  Supreme Court Judges; Launches “Operation Do the Math” 

 New York Imo Diaspora Coalition for Justice and Democracy (IDCJD) has announced the launch of “Operation Do the Math,” (ODM), which it said is “an international campaign to force the Supreme Court of Nigeria to review and reverse the ridiculous Imo State Governorship Elections judgement of January 14, 2020, where …

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Declare National Security Emergency, Senate tells Buhari …Constitutes Ad-Hoc Committee to engage NSA, Security Chiefs

The Senate has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to as a matter of urgency declare a National Security Emergency to address the escalating challenges of insecurity faced by the country. The call was made moments before the upper chamber adjourned plenary on Wednesday, and after an exhaustive debate on a motion …

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Dignitaries grace Lagos ‘Never Again’ Confab commemorating 50 years of Nigeria civil war

  The ‘Never Again Conference’ with the theme:  “Nigerian Civil War: 50 Years After,” organised by Nzuko Umunna and Ndigbo Lagos, in collaboration with Civil Society Organizations was held at the Agip Recital Hall, MUSON Center, Onikan, Lagos, Nigeria on January 13, 2019. Very important personalities attended the Conference and pictures by …

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