Category Archives: Breaking

2015: PDP Governors Endorse President Goodluck Jonathan As Their Sole Candidate

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governors on Wednesday evening endorsed President Goodluck Jonathan as their sole candidate for the 2015 presidential election. The governors took the decision after their meeting at the Akwa Ibom State Governor’s Lodge, Abuja. Before the meeting, the PDP National Publicity Secretary, Olisa Metuh, had announced that the party had fixed November…

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Boko Haram Kill Several Students In Kano Attack, President Jonathan Assures Enhanced Security

Information has it that Federal College of Education (FCE) Kano has been bombed by suspected members of the deadly terrorist Islamic sect, Boko Haram. Residents of Kabuga area, the host community of the institution said that sporadic gunshots were heard in the vicinity resulting in pandemonium as students and residents scampered to safety while shop…

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Nasir El-Rufai, Fires At CAN, Ayo Oritsejafor, Calls Him “Irresponsible”

Mr. El Rufai had in a presentation at the British House of Commons last week, alluded to a link between the government’s handling of the Boko Haram crisis, and the escalation in the insurgency. A former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, and senior member of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Nasir El-Rufai, on Wednesday…

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Synagogue Building Collapse: 67 South Africans Died, Woman Walks Out Of Rubble Unhurt 96 Hours

Overseer of SCOAN -Pastor TB Joshua As the death toll in the collapsed building of the Synagogue Church of All Nation (SCOAN) continues to rise, South African President, Jacob Zuma, yesterday said 67 South Africans have been confirmed dead in the disaster. Zuma’s disclosure has however, raised questions about the figure of 63 casualties released…

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12 Soldiers Sentenced To Death To Appeal Ruling As #Free12NigerianSoldiers Goes Viral

According to ThisDay, the 12 soldiers sentenced to death by firing squad yesterday Tuesday morning by the military tribunal are likely to head to the Federal Court of Appeal, in the event that the Army Council ratifies their sentence. Their sentence was the climax of a military court martial involving the arraignment of 18 soldiers on…

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Jonathan & PDP Benefitting From Boko Haram Crisis- Lai Mohammed Tells British Parliament

The spokesperson for the opposition All Progressives Congress, APC, Lai Mohammed, has told the British Parliament that President Goodluck Jonathan and Nigeria’s ruling People’s Democratic Party, PDP, are manipulating the Boko Haram crisis to return Mr. Jonathan to power in 2015. Presenting a paper titled “Challenges of Insecurity in Nigeria and Boko Haram Insurgency” to…

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Doyin Okupe Championed Controversial #BringBackJonathanin2015 Campaign Slogan

Doyin Okupe, an aide to President Goodluck Jonathan on public affairs, was one of the masterminds of the controversial #BringBackJonathanIn2015 hashtag which the President disowned yesterday, reports Premium Times. Mr. Jonathan had earlier today ordered the removal of banners and billboards bearing messages containing the hashtag adapted from the hugely popular #BringBackOurGirls campaign. It is not…

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