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Supreme Court: Activist rejects ‘handpicked’ Justices for Atiku’s case

A political activist and former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Timi Frank, has made public the proposed names of eight Justices allegedly 'handpicked' to hear the appeal of the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Alhaji Atiku Abubakar. Frank said the eight Justices about to be...

21 Golden Reasons To Thank PMB

By Philip Agbese In my proud African-ness, I subscribe to the tradition of polygamy as inherited from my fore fathers. It is not because I am unmindful of the strains or sometimes, its near fatal consequences in a family. But only a polygamous man knows and can actually vouch on who among his...

PMB’s arrival as the end of Shekau

By Gabriel Onoja It’s over two whole years, the actions or voice of the strongest, vicious and potently atrocious Boko Haram factional leader, Abubakar Shekau has been heard nor his shadows sighted anywhere. Before the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari, the cursed Boko Haram leader, Shekau was a lion and king of the...

Withhold Bayelsa’s N7 Billion VAT refund for now, APC urges FG

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has cautioned the federal government not to release N7 billion VAT refund for the Bayelsa state government for now to avoid squandering the money on voter buying, as the governorship election in the state is less than a month. Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the party, Yekini Nabena, sounded...

PRESIDENT BUHARI APPOINTS CAPT NUHU DG NCAA, ENGR BEN-TUKUR ICAO REP

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Captain Musa Nuhu as the new Director General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation authority (NCAA). A statement Wednesday by Director Public Affairs, Ministry of Aviation, James Odaudu said he replaces Captain Muthar Usman, the erstwhile Director General of the Organization.

Court orders interim seizure of 23 properties linked to Maina

A Federal High Court in Abuja has ordered the temporary forfeiture of 23 landed properties identified by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) as belonging to ex-Chairman of the Pension Reform Task Team, Abdulrasheed Maina. The embattled former director is currently being held with his 20-year old son, Faisal. Justice...

Atiku vs Buhari: Stop the delay, constitute panel based on seniority, Frank tells CJN

A political activist and former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Timi Frank, has urged the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) Justice Tanko Muhammad, to stop unnecessary delay in constituting a Supreme Court panel to determine Alhaji Atiku Abubakar's case challenging the Presidential Tribunal ruling in favour of President Muhammadu Buhari.

Xenophobia: In spite of Buhari’s visit, South Africans attack Nigerians again

Nigeria’s Consul-General in South Africa, Godwin Adama, has called for protection of Nigerians and their properties in South Africa. He spoke at a meeting with the South Africa Police Command, following fresh attacks on Nigerians in Mpumalanga Province, South Africa. About five Nigerian-owned businesses were attacked, vandalised and burnt in...

I invest in Nigeria to tackle poverty – Dangote

The Chairman of Dangote Cement Plc, Aliko Dangote, has said that he will continue to help in alleviating poverty and spread wealth through his investments. He also urged Nigerians not to lose hope in the country. The richest man in Africa spoke in response to the commendation by winners in the...

Why Ndume And His Ilk Dread Peace in Borno State

By Richard Murphy I expect Nigerians to persistently and courageously interrogate their leaders who hold any mandate in public trust. This is a cliché resounded so many times to the point of boredom. But most of us ignore or prefer to overlook it for very selfish reasons. May I not...

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