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Zahra Buhari Signs Out Twitter Account Because of “Gbagaun”?

Zahra Buhari Signs Out Twitter Account Because of “Gbagaun”?

Speculations provide that daughter of APC presidential candidate, Zahra Buhari, who was trending just recently on social media has signed out her account. This however confirms to be true because her username, @Zahrah3_, no longer exist on twitter. Sources say the non existence of her account was as a result of an argument with other tweeps concerning her father’s over emphasized ... Read More »

Cambridge University Clears GMB Over Alleged Forged Result

Cambridge University Clears GMB Over Alleged Forged Result

The University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate, UCLES, now Cambridge Assessment, has cleared the air on the controversy currently surrounding the West African School Certificate, WASC, results presented by Muhammadu Buhari, the candidate of the All Progressives Candidate in the February 14 presidential election. The institution in a new post on its website, disclosed that result grades for the examination ... Read More »

What I Told Jonathan About Obasanjo and Amaechi – IBB

What I Told Jonathan About Obasanjo and Amaechi – IBB

There were reports former Military dictator, General Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida (IBB) endorsed President Jonathan for re-election ahead of the 2015 presidential polls, when the latter paid a visit him a visit at his Minna hill-top. IBB of course later endorsed President Jonathan’s main challenger, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari but IBB has since cleared the air; The President came here to ask ... Read More »

Non Distribution Of 30m PVCs Bound To Hurt Polls – Afenifere

Non Distribution Of 30m PVCs Bound To Hurt Polls – Afenifere

THE Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, yesterday said that if the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC goes ahead to conduct the Febuary 14 general election with almost 30 million voters cards yet to be distributed, the exercise will not be credible. Rising from a four-hour meeting in Akure, the country home of its Chairman, Chief Reuben Fasoranti, Afenifere, which called on ... Read More »

Fayose Admits Owing Ekiti Workers N7.5bn

Fayose Admits Owing Ekiti Workers N7.5bn

Ekiti State governor, Mr Ayo Fayose has lamented that the state government needed the sum of N7.5 billion to settle arrears of entitlements of public servants in the state. He admitted that he sometimes does not know where to start which gives him sleepless nights. The governor was speaking in Ado Ekiti yesterday while inaugurating some projects to mark his ... Read More »

‘PDP Plans To Use Court To Stop Elections’ – Lai Mohammed

‘PDP Plans To Use Court To Stop Elections’ – Lai Mohammed

The All Progressives Congress said having failed to convince Nigerians to accept the postponement of the February elections, the Peoples Democratic Party had set in motion plans to shift the polls by ensuring that the APC presidential candidate, Maj. Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), was disqualified. The National Publicity Secretary of the APC, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said this in a statement ... Read More »

Buhari’ll Inherit A Bad Economy, Says El-Rufai

Buhari’ll Inherit A Bad Economy, Says El-Rufai

The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress in Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai, on Tuesday said the party’s presidential candidate, Maj.-Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), would inherit a wrecked economy if elected as president in February. El-Rufai said he too would inherit a bankrupt state after the governorship election if he is elected as the chief executive officer of Kaduna. ... Read More »

Nigerian Military’s Response To Boko Haram Not Working – US commander -

Nigerian Military’s Response To Boko Haram Not Working – US commander -

Turning the tide against Boko Haram will require a “huge” international effort, a top US military commander warned on Tuesday, taking a swipe at Nigeria’s response to the emboldened extremists. Relations between the Nigerian and US militaries have been strained with Nigeria cancelling training by US advisers of a unit that was supposed to fight the militants, who have captured ... Read More »

Nigeria’s Next President Must Be Below 50 – Jonathan

Nigeria’s Next President Must Be Below 50 – Jonathan

President Goodluck Jonathan Tuesday declared in Lafia, the capital of Nasarrawa State that his possible successor would be younger than him. Jonathan, 57 said made this affirmation in Lafia as part of his ongoing second term campaign. This declaration has, therefore, ruled out the possibility of the Vice President, Namadi Sambo, 60 and the Senate President, David Mark, 66 in ... Read More »

Delta-South Politics 2015 and Why Senator James Manager Must Not Return to the Senate

Delta-South Politics 2015 and Why Senator James Manager Must Not Return to the Senate

Senator James Ebiowou Manager, an Ijaw indigene, has been representing Delta-South Senatorial District comprising 3 distinct ethnic tribes (Ijaw, Itsekiri and Isoko) in the Senate on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for 12 years (3 tenures); and he was recently imposed again on the people by the PDP political machinery as their candidate to contest for this ... Read More »

Don’t Shift Feb Polls, 26 Registered Parties Tell INEC

Don’t Shift Feb Polls, 26 Registered Parties Tell INEC

All the 26 registered political parties in the country, on Tuesday in Abuja, asked the Independent National Electoral Commission not to postpone the forthcoming general elections slated for February. Chairman of the Inter-Party Advisory Council (the body of the registered parties), Mr. Yunusa Tanko, stated this in Abuja on Tuesday. Tanko spoke against the agitation by some people who were ... Read More »

I Eat Locally Made Rice From Nigerian Farmers – President Jonathan

I Eat Locally Made Rice From Nigerian Farmers – President Jonathan

President Goodluck Jonathan has reiterated the giant strides of his administration in the agricultural sector by declaring that he eats rice grown in Nigeria. “With pride, I am able to again affirm, I eat rice grown in Nigeria. It is a matter of honour that more and more of the rice eaten in Nigeria now originate from Nigeria,” he posted ... Read More »

Igbo ruling body finally endorses Jonathan

Igbo ruling body finally endorses Jonathan

Igbo apex ruling body, Ohanaeze Ndigbo on Monday in Awka endorsed President Goodluck Jonathan for re-election, reports. The group said it decided to endorse Jonathan because of the need to implement the national conference recommendations. Chris  Eluemunoh, President of Ohanaeze in Anambra State and chairman of Ohanaeze Ndigbo State Presidents Forum, stated that since President Jonathan convened the national conference, it ... Read More »

Naira rebounds at parallel, black markets

Naira rebounds at parallel, black markets

The Naira on Monday rebounded to gain N6 against the dollar following the Central Bank of Nigeria’s (CBN) plan to upwardly review the weekly Forex cash sales to Bureau De Change (BDC) operators. The appreciation was recorded at the parallel and black markets. Naira sold for N202 at the two markets from the N208 it was traded on Friday January 23. It ... Read More »

False Campaign Issues For And Against Buhari On Social Media

False Campaign Issues For And Against Buhari On Social Media

Social media -dominated by the due of facebook and twitter has indeed change the nature of politics and politicians everywhere in the world. The social media also proven to be effective avenue to reach out to target audience mostly youths and intellectuals directly and almost instantly with ease as politicians have taken advantage of that to improve their presence and ... Read More »