UN Will Continue Operations In North-East Despite Army’s Invasion Of Building – UN

UN Will Continue Operations In North-East Despite Army’s Invasion Of Building – UN

Following Army invasion of the United Nations’ building in Maiduguri, the UN Deputy Humanitarian Coordinator, Mr. Peter Lundberg has said that, the agency has resolved to continue with its operations in the northeast after suspending its activities for one day in the State. Speaking on Saturday, during a joint press conference with the Borno state government, the UN humanitarian coordinator said, UN met with government officials, where they assured them that, henceforth, all issues regarding…

Read More

FIXING NIGERIA: NIGERIANS FROM AGE 35 CAN CONTEST FOR PRESIDENT

FIXING NIGERIA: NIGERIANS FROM AGE 35 CAN CONTEST FOR PRESIDENT

The Nigerian house of representatives has proposed that the constitution should be fixed such that the age limit for running for the presidential office be lowered to 35 years. The current minimum age for qualification for the office is 40. Besides, Nigerians from the age of 25 years may also be allowed to seek election into the state assemblies and the House of Representatives, down from the present 30 years. These are part of the…

Read More

JONATHAN KNOWS ABOUT ALL THE MONIES DIEZIANI STOLE FROM NIGERIA – KEYAMO

JONATHAN KNOWS ABOUT ALL THE MONIES DIEZIANI STOLE FROM NIGERIA – KEYAMO

Popular lawyer and Senior Advocate of Nigeria-designate, Festus Keyamo, has said former President Goodluck Jonathan has knowledge about some of the monies ex-Petroleum Minister, Dieziani Alison-Madueke allegedly stole from the country. In a series of tweets on Thursday, Keyamo called for the “dismantling of the warped system at the NNPC”, if such looting must be checked. “The big unanswered question: is it possible one Minister allegedly stole so much without the knowledge, connivance & approval…

Read More

OSINBAJO CONSULTS WITH HOUSE Of REP LEADERSHIP OVER CRITICAL NATIONAL ISSUES

OSINBAJO CONSULTS WITH HOUSE Of REP  LEADERSHIP OVER CRITICAL NATIONAL ISSUES

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo last night met the leadership of the House of Representatives over the state of the nation. The meeting was held at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja, where a highly placed Presidency sources told DailyTrust that the meeting was at the instance of the acting president. Sources described the meeting as a “consultation” with the leadership of the House over critical national issues. Another source hinted that Osinbajo would seize…

Read More

KANO ASSEMBLY SPEAKER RESIGNS FOR ALLEGEDLY CORNERING N100m GIVEN BY DANGOTE TO STOP EMIR’s PROBE

KANO ASSEMBLY SPEAKER RESIGNS FOR ALLEGEDLY CORNERING N100m GIVEN BY DANGOTE TO STOP EMIR’s PROBE

The Speaker of Kano State House of Assembly Kabiru Rurum Resigns. According to report, the speaker was accused of cornering N100million allegedly given to them by billionaire businessman, Aliko Dangote, to shelve the probe of Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II. It was further reported that although the members of the assembly are bitter, the Speaker on Tuesday denied the allegation. However, report by DailyNigerian revealed that available evidence showed that Rurum shared N2million each…

Read More

OPINION: WHY IGBOS MUST RETURN TO THEIR HOMELAND TO FIND PEACE … by Christiana Adegbaju

Now more than ever, there has been an increase in conversations centering about the Igbo exodus. Igbos are like Israelites, they will be persecuted every where except they return to build their homeland. 5 CONSIDERATIONS FOR BIAFRA AGITATORS 1. Those of you clamoring for Biafra, do you even have a home to go back to? Have you built up your homeland? 2. Never choose to start a fight you cant finish, so what happened at…

Read More

LIKE FRANCE,NIGERIANS TO VOTE A MIDDLE-AGED PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE IN 2019 -SURVEY

LIKE FRANCE,NIGERIANS TO VOTE A MIDDLE-AGED PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE IN 2019 -SURVEY

A new poll conducted by NOIPolls in sync with Business Day Media has showed that Nigerians would prefer middle-aged candidates for the country’s 2019 presidential elections. Propelled by the recent victory of French President, Mr. Emmanuel Macron, 39, and increasing discourse and commentary in the social media, this poll aims at gleaning the perceptions and opinions of Nigerians regarding their age preference for those seeking the highest elective office in the land come 2019. According…

Read More