Category Archives: Breaking

Mixed Reactions Trail Tinubu’s 10-paragraph Warning To Kachikwu

 Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu  Nigerians are seriously reacting to Tinubu’s message to the Minister of State for Petroleum, Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu over his flippant comments on the issue of fuel scarcity. Last week, the minister who also doubles as Group Managing Director of the NNPC,addressed journalists on the current issue of fuel scarcity in…

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Boko Haram Leader, Shekau Reappears In New Video, Army Warns Nigerians To Ignore Him & Stay Alert

  For the first time in more than a year, leader of the Boko Haram sect, Abubakar Shekau on Thursday appeared on a new video recording devoid of the defiant bluster, taunts and denunciation of political leaders of previous videos. In the seven-minute message where he looked subdued and spoke as if admitting defeat, the dejected-looking Shekau  debunked…

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CCT Turns Down Request To Dismiss Charges Against Saraki

 Bukola Saraki  The Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, has turned down an application by the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, seeking the dismissal of the 13-count false asset declaration and corruption charges against him, ruling that it has jurisdiction to entertain the charges. Saraki’s lead counsel, Mr. Kanu Agabi SAN had argued that the charges…

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‘Do Not Exploit Travelers This Easter Period’ – FG Warns Airlines

 Senator Hadi Sirika  The Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, has warned airlines operating in the country against taking advantage of the heavy traffic during the Easter period to exploit travelers through arbitrary increase in fares. A statement released by James Odaudu, Deputy Director, Press and Public Affairs, Ministry of Aviation, revealed that…

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Oshiomole Says Those Calling For Emefiele’s Removal Are Palm Wine Drinkers

  Edo State Governor, Mr. Adams Oshiomhole, has condemned calls for the sacking of the Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele, describing those behind the calls as “Facebook manipulators and palm wine drinkers.” The governor explained that the people spearheading the agitation were people “who have been feeding fat on our common patrimony…

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