Category Archives: Breaking

Fresh Crisis Rocks PDP As Sheriff, Jerry Gana Go Head-to-head

  Fresh crisis is said to be rocking the People Democratic Party (PDP) at the moment following the demand for the immediate dissolution of the Sheriff-led PDP National Working Committee by some members of the party under the aegis of “Concerned Stakeholders of the PDP”. Below is how The Guardian reports it: “Opposition Peoples Democratic Party…

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Nnamdi Kano Takes Case To ECOWAS Court, Says Buhari Is Behind His Bail Denial

  The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has blamed President Muhammadu Buhari for his continued detention since last October, reports Premium Times. Kanu who is accused alongside two others, Benjamin Madubgwu and James Nwawuisi, of treason has been in the custody of the State Security Service (SSS)since he was arrested…

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Subsidy Removal Will Create More Jobs, End Smuggling, Provide Revenue – Kachikwu

  The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr Ibe Kachikwu, has said the new pump price of N145 for Premium Motor Spirit would help to sustain supply and reduce the suffering to get the product. According to Vanguard, Kachikwu told newsmen in Abuja on Thursday that the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), did not have…

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FRSC To Seize Vehicles With Expired Tyres

Corps Marshal of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC), Mr Boboye Oyeyemi, has said the commission would begin impounding of vehicles with expired tyres across the country from next week. Making this announcement at a capacity development workshop themed “Enhancing Operational Activities in Field Commands” for Zonal and Sector Heads of Operations of the commission…

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Riverine Security Commandant, Oduku, Unmasks Niger Delta Avengers

The Commandant General, Riverine Security (Coast Guard of the Federation), Commander Bibi Oduku, has said the militants bombing oil installations in Delta State under the cover of Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) hails from Gbaramatu Kingdom in Warri South-West Local Government Area of the state. According to Vanguard, Odukualso fingered an ex-militant leader, who he accused of…

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INEC Releases Timetable For Edo, Ondo Gubernatorial Elections

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has fixed June 12 for commencement of political campaigns ahead of the Sept. 10 governorship election in Edo. Similarly, it said that electioneering by aspirants in the governorship election in Ondo state scheduled for Nov. 26 should begin on Aug. 28. This is contained in the commission’s daily bulletin…

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The World Is Watching! Fani-Kayode Raises Alarm As EFCC Invades Residence Again

Former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode tonight, condemned the invasion of his Abuja residence by gun-wielding operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), noting that this was the fourth time in a week that the anti-graft agency was invading his home, reports Vanguard. Decrying the invasion in a statement, Jude Ndukwe, SA Media to…

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Buhari Talks David Cameron, Corruption In Nigeria, Chibok Girls, More With CNN’s Christine Amanpour – Watch!

In the wake of British Prime Minister David Cameron’s gaffe, where he described Nigeria and Afghanistan as fantastically corrupt, (for which he has apologized – watch here) President Muhammadu Buharihas revealed that he doesn’t fault the PM as he only said what he knows and even more, Cameron’s utterance was private rather than to the media.…

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