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Mbu Was A Politician Just Wearing Police Uniform— Gov Amaechi

Mbu Was A Politician Just Wearing Police Uniform— Gov Amaechi

GOVERNOR Rotimi Amaechi of Rivers State, yesterday, described the former Police Commissioner in the state, Mr. Joseph Mbu, as a politician in police uniform, who attempted to cripple the economy of the state. Amaechi who spoke when the newly deployed Commissioner of Police, Mr. Dan Bature in company of the outgoing Commissioner of Police and newly promoted Assistant Inspector General ... Read More »

Jonathan Has No Liver To Investigate, Prosecute Ali Modu Sheriff – APC

Jonathan Has No Liver To Investigate, Prosecute Ali Modu Sheriff – APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has accused the presidency of being economical with the truth in its response to the widespread condemnation of President Goodluck Jonathan for hobnobbing with accused Boko Haram sponsor Ali Modu Sheriff. In a statement issued in Dubai on Friday by its National Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, the party said the presidency’s stout defence of ... Read More »

Nasarawa: Lawmakers Did Not Follow My Rules – Gov’s Aide

Nasarawa: Lawmakers Did Not Follow My Rules – Gov’s Aide

  Abdulameed Kwarra, a former majority leader of the Nasarwa State House of Assembly on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party and now the Special Adviser to Governor Tanko Al-Makura on Public Affairs, has said that the state Lawmakers failed in their bid to impeach the governor because they did not play by the rules. Kwarra admitted to have ... Read More »

I Never  Endorsed Sule Lamido, Gov Aliyu Says

I Never Endorsed Sule Lamido, Gov Aliyu Says

Niger State Governor Babanida Aliyu has denied reports that he endorsed Jigawa State Governor Sule Lamido as presidential candidate, saying he was quoted out of context. Aliyu, in a statement by his spokesman Israel Ebije, said it is not part of his constitutional duties to anoint anybody as presidential candidate. The governor said he only wished Governor Lamido well in ... Read More »

Adamawa Guber Drama : Ribadu, Tukurs Son, 6 Others Step Down

Adamawa Guber Drama : Ribadu, Tukurs Son, 6 Others Step Down

A former chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Nuhu Ribadu and seven other People’s Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial aspirants in Adamawa State have stepped down.The decision was taken at a four- closed door meeting with 14 aspirants, held at the Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa in Abuja.The meeting, which ended at 1.00am yesterday, resolved that Ribadu; the son ... Read More »

Prosecute Modu Sheriff In 7 Days – Falana Gives FG Ultimatum

Prosecute Modu Sheriff In 7 Days – Falana Gives FG Ultimatum

Lagos-based fiery lawyer, Femi Falani, has given the Federal Government seven days to prosecute the former Borno State Governor, Senator Ali Modu Sherriff, for allegedly sponsoring Boko Haram or face his wrath. The human rights lawyer made it clear that he would personally apply for an order or mandamus for Sherriff and others to be investigated and be prosecuted after ... Read More »

I Will Declare Presidential Ambition Sept 24 – Former VP Atiku

I Will Declare Presidential Ambition Sept 24 – Former VP Atiku

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has finally said he will contest for the position of the President in 2015 on the ticket of the All Progressives Congress. He said he would be making the public declaration on Wednesday, September 24. This was contained in a statement issued by his Media Adviser, Mallam Garba Shenu, in Abuja on Friday morning. He ... Read More »

I Can Swear In Oba Shrine PDP Did Not Offer Us Money —Edo Dep Speaker

I Can Swear In Oba Shrine PDP Did Not Offer Us Money —Edo Dep Speaker

    Suspended Deputy Speaker of Edo State House of Assembly, Mr. Festus Ebea, has said that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, did not offer any of the members that defected to PDP from the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, money to defect. He added that he was ready to go to the Oba of Benin shrine to swear that ... Read More »

Gani Saw Terrorism Coming – Ganiyat

AS activist get ready to mark the five years anniversary of the death of the late foremost human rights activist and Lagos Lawyer, Gani Fawehinmi, SAN, his widow, Ganiyat Fawehinmi, yesterday, said his late husband, foresaw the current Boko Harem insurgency confronting Nigeria before he died. The late activist died on September 5th, 2009. Ganiyat, speakin at a briefing ahead ... Read More »

More Transfer News – Mimiko Defects to PDP

More Transfer News – Mimiko Defects to PDP

After many rumors and speculations , Governor Segun Mimiko is set to defect from Labour Party to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. The move will not only alter the political setting  in Ondo State, but also redraw geopolitical permutations in the Southwest. The news that Governor Segun Mimiko is defecting from Labour Party to the PDP was to many a ... Read More »

Tambuwal Missing In Action As PDP N-West Endorses Jonathan

Tambuwal Missing In Action As PDP N-West Endorses Jonathan

The Peoples Democratic Party in the North-West  endorsed President Gooduck Jonathan   for the 2015 Presidency over the weekend . At an expanded   stakeholders’ meeting at the late Gen. Hassan Katsina Hall, Kawo in Kaduna, the leadership and members of the party in the zone said   Jonathan should   “surrender himself for the continued service to the nation” in 2015.   But ... Read More »

Blame Mr President If Ebola Spreads – APC Fires Warning Shots

Blame Mr President If Ebola Spreads – APC Fires Warning Shots

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has mentioned that  Nigerians must hold President Goodluck Jonathan personally responsible if the Ebola Virus Disease spreads more than it has done in the country, after he failed to call of  a rally in his support in Port Harcourt on Saturday, despite warning from individuals and groups about the deadly Ebola virus present in Rivers ... Read More »

Okorocha Eyes Presidency

Okorocha Eyes Presidency

Recent rumors coming from the South Eastern parts of the country says Imo State Governor, Chief Rochas Okorocha, says he is seriously considering the option of taking a shot at the Presidency, following pressure from indigenes of the state he made this known at the weekend  . Mr Okorocha, who stated this while fielding questions from journalists in Owerri, equally boasted ... Read More »

President Jonathan’s Chief Boko Haram Negotiator Implicates SAS, Ihejirika As Boko Haram Sponsors

President Jonathan’s Chief Boko Haram Negotiator Implicates SAS, Ihejirika As Boko Haram Sponsors

In the AriseTv interview of August 28th, 2014, Dr. Stephen Davis a chief Boko Haram negotiator hired by the President of Nigeria, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan to engage the terrorists to help free the abducted Chibok 234 Angels, made several important revelations. [Listen to Davis audio/video: http://youtu.be/o2QnEiE9CH8] Dr. Davis clearly stated that the former governor of Borno state, Ali Modu Sheriff has ... Read More »

Breaking – PDP grants Ribadu waiver

Breaking – PDP grants Ribadu waiver

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has granted waiver to a former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Nuhu Ribadu, and former military administrator of Lagos and Borno states, Buba Marwa as well as Markus Gundiri, the governorship candidate of the defunct Action Congress of Nigeria, ACN in the 2011 election to run as aspirants under the platform of ... Read More »