PDP Must Avoid Going From Frying Pan To Fire – Bode George

A chieftain of the PDP, Chief Olabode George, said in Lagos on Thursday that appointing a credible person as national chairman of the party would determine the performance of the party in the 2019 presidential elections. George, who was a former Deputy National Chairman of the PDP, said that it was imperative for the national leadership of the party to appoint a credible person as its national chairman. He argued that appointing someone, who had no understanding of the direction and manifesto of the party would be catastrophic for the party in the 2019 general elections. On July 14, the national caucus of the PDP in Abuja agreed that the next national chairman of the party would...

Jibrin Drops New Bombshell On How Dogara, Lasun Others...

Former Chairman of the House Committee on Appropriation, Abdulmumin Jibrin, has reiterated that allegations of budget padding levied by him against the Speaker, Yakubu Dogara, and other principal members should not...

The Gulen Movement Is Not A Cult — It’s One Of The...

Last week witnessed what may be the last act of an unfolding struggle between two major Islamic movements in Turkey. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan accused exiled Islamic leader Fethullah Gulen...

Turkish Coup: Erdogans’ Rush To Nail Gullen May Consume...

Last Friday a faction of the Turkish Military staged a coup against the government of Recep Tayyip Erdogan where hundreds of persons were reported to have been killed. Some international media...

Olawale Rotimi Opeyemi: Recovering Nigeria’s Refugees...

Nigeria has been ranked among nations with high number of displaced persons and refugees; this record is solely linked to insecurity challenges faced by the...

Jibrin: How Dogara And His Cabal Hijacked 2016 Budget Screening, I Regret Working To Make Him Speaker

Former Chairman of the House Committee on Appropriations, Abdulmumin Jibrin, has reiterated that allegations of budget padding levied...

Indian Military Antonov Plane Goes Missing

An Indian military plane with 29 people on board has gone missing over the Bay of Bengal which is the largest bay in the world and is...

Bricklayer Jailed For Stealing Two Packets Of Maggi

A Lugbe Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, on Thursday sentenced a 30-year-old bricklayer Jeopardy John, to three months imprisonment for stealing two packets of Maggi cubes.

Court Orders EFCC To Pay N5 Million Damages To Fayose’s Aide

A Federal Capital Territory High Court has granted bail to Abiodun Agbele, an aide to the Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose. Mr. Agbele was arrested by...

Japan Warns Over Pokemon Go Pitfalls Ahead Of Launch

Japan isn’t taking any chances when it comes to the safety of impatient fans awaiting the release of Pokemon Go in the country where the cutesy monsters...

Boko Haram Degraded, Victims Returning Home– Interior Minister

The Federal Government has stated that Boko Haram terrorists in the North-East has been degraded and routed out from their major enclaves while victims of their atrocities...

Video: Idris Elba – Panda Re-fix

Jimmy Fallon debuted a spanking new game with a little help from Idris Elba on last night’s episode...

Plateau Crisis: Soldiers Open Fire, One Killed

Soldiers serving with the Special Task Force on Jos crisis on Thursday opened fire on rampaging youth who blocked a road in Bokkos Local Government Area, in...

Sex Scandal: Reps Accuse US Ambassador Of Racial Bias

One of the three members of the House of Representatives accused of alleged sexual misconduct by the outgoing United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr James Entwistle, yesterday...

Christians Betrayed, Insulted Me As CAN President- Oritsejafor

Past presi­dent of the Christian As­sociation of Nigeria (CAN), Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor, yes­terday, opened up on how he weathered the storm as leader of the apex Christian...

Total Is New Sponsor Of CAF Competitions

Multi-national oil company, Total is the new title sponsor of the Africa’s foremost football event, the Africa Cup of Nations, according the Confederation of African football (CAF)...

Osinbajo, Governors Meet Over Economy

The National Economic Council (NEC) met at the Council Chambers of the Aso Rock Presidential Villa, Abuja.  The meeting is being presided over by the vice president,...

Leave Oil Fields, Terminals Now, Niger Delta Avengers Warns Oil Workers

Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) has warned oil workers and foreigners to vacate oil fields and terminals as it is ready to fight dirty. The militant group,...

Saraki Denies Defecting To PDP, Restates Commitment To APC

For the second time in less than a week, the Senate President, Senator Bukola Saraki, has restated his commitment and loyalty to his party, the All Progressives...

?FG To Introduce Maritime Law As Course In Nigerian Varsities

The Nigerian Shippers’ Council and the National Universities Commission(NUC) yesterday agreed to collaborate on the introduction of Maritime Law as a course of study in Nigerian universities.

Aisha Buhari Sues Gov. Fayose, Aides

President Muhammadu Buhari’s wife, Aisha, on Wednesday sued Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State for claiming she was involved in the Halliburton scandal. Mr. Fayose had...

Naira Sinks To 375/Dollar, Economists Seek Policy Change

Economists on Wednesday advised the Federal Government and the Central Bank of Nigeria to review their policies and introduce measures that would turn around the dwindling fortunes...

Abuja Residents lament over increased Disruption Caused By Herdsmen And Cattle Grazing Along Major Roads

Residents in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory have reported an increase in disruptive encounters by herdsmen and cattle grazing along major roads. One resident who spoke to...

Ted Cruz Booed Off Stage At The RNC For Refusing To Endorse Donald Trump

Former US Republican presidential candidates Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz were invited to the ongoing Republican National Convention taking place in Cleveland by Donald Trump's team to give...

You Shouldn’t Be Engaged For Any Longer Than 6 months, Wendy William Says

Wendy Williams doesn't think that Lady Gaga and Taylor Kinney would never make it down the aisle because of their long engagement. The chat show host says reports...

New Music: 2Baba X M.I Abaga – “Babylon”

The moment we’ve been waiting for is here as; 2Baba and M.I Abaga unleash celestial chills with the new single...

Watch: Michelle Obama Rocks Out for ‘Carpool Karaoke’ With James Corden

The political scene have have been preoccupied with Ted Cruz getting booed and more news out of the Republican National Convention Wednesday night,...

Messi Fan Swims 1km To Meet Barcelona Star On Private Yacht In Ibiza

It is the once in a lifetime opportunity that many football fans would only dream of experiencing, sharing a yacht with Lionel Messi. And now one...

Watch Michelle Obama Channel Beyoncé On James Corden’s Carpool Karaoke

Michelle Obama, 52, will appear as James Corden’s latest guest on his popular Carpool Karaoke segment Wednesday, singing along to Beyoncé’s 2008 hit “Single Ladies” while driving...

Michelle Obama joins James Corden on Carpool Karaoke

US First Lady Michelle Obama is joining James Corden in his hit sketch Carpool Karaoke this week. A preview showed the...

New Video: Lil Kesh feat. Olamide – Problem Child

Lil Kesh has dropped the video for another song off his debut “Y.A.G.I” album. The song is “Problem Child” featuring Olamide and he actually dropped two...

Jibrin Drops New Bombshell On How Dogara, Lasun Others Padded 2016 Budget

Former Chairman of the House Committee on Appropriation, Abdulmumin Jibrin, has reiterated that allegations of budget padding levied by him against the Speaker, Yakubu Dogara, and other principal members...

The Gulen Movement Is Not A Cult — It’s One Of The Most Encouraging Faces of Islam Today – Graham Fuller

Last week witnessed what may be the last act of an unfolding struggle between two major Islamic movements in Turkey. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan accused exiled Islamic leader...

Turkish Coup: Erdogans’ Rush To Nail Gullen May Consume Him By Chris Suleiman

Last Friday a faction of the Turkish Military staged a coup against the government of Recep Tayyip Erdogan where hundreds of persons were reported to have been killed. Some...

Olawale Rotimi Opeyemi: Recovering Nigeria’s Refugees and IDPs; A Fight Worth Fighting

Nigeria has been ranked among nations with high number of displaced persons and refugees; this record is solely linked to insecurity challenges faced...

Only A Certain Kind Of Boldness Can Fix Kaduna By Adejoh Idoko Momoh

Two things are certain; Nigeria’s major problem is electricity; its production, distribution and utilization. There is also no...

Hadiza Bala Usman And The Doubting Thomases: A Rejoinder To Muhammed Auta

The last few days have been exciting in Nigeria’s social sphere, courtesy of president Buhari’s appointment of Hajiya Hadiza Bala Usman as the new head of the Nigerian Ports...

Akin Olayemi: Hadiza Bala Usman And The NPA: Is Buhari Right On This One?

As with most appointments made by President Muhammadu Buhari since he assumed office over a year ago, this week’s announcement of 40-year old Hadiza Bala Usman as...

Musa Idris Talle: Kano State Land Use Charge Bill; A Direction Worth Taking

The present economic challenges, which were necessitated by the downfall in oil revenue, undoubtedly compelled all tiers of governments to look elsewhere for their survival and continuous...

Abidemi Babaolowo Oderinlo: My Role as a Citizen of Earth 

It’s like being a child of your parent, a brother or sister to your siblings, a husband or wife and father or mother to your children, a...

Indonesia To Execute 30 Convicts In 2017

Bambang Waluyo, Indonesian Deputy Attorney General, has said government planned to execute 30 death-row convicts in 2017. He disclosed this on Monday in Jakarta during a parliamentary hearing. Waluyo said that...

11 Killed In Istanbul Bomb Attack On Police

A bomb ripped through a Turkish police bus near Istanbul’s historic centre Tuesday, killing seven officers and four civilians in the latest of a string of attacks in Turkey’s...

China Bans Ramadan Fasting In Muslim-Majority Region

China has marked the start of Ramadan with its customary ban on civil servants, students and children in a mainly-Muslim region from taking part in fasting, government websites said...

Kenyan Army Kills 21 Al-Shabaab Terrorists In Somalia

Kenya's army has killed 21 fighters from the Islamist terrorist group al-Shabaab in neighbouring Somalia, a military spokesman said on Wednesday. Army spokesman Col. David Obonyo said in a statement...

Flight MS804: Egypt Hires Foreign Companies To Locate Black Boxes

Egypt hired two foreign companies on Wednesday to help locate the black boxes of Egyptair flight MS804, which crashed into the Mediterranean Sea last week with 66 people on...

THE DIARY OF A PERVERTED CELIBATE (CHAPTER X)

It gets crowded at the Gate of Hell.

THE DIARY OF A PERVERTED CELIBATE (CHAPTER IX) by Japheth J Omojuwa

My tears are flowing like the Brazilian Iguazu falls now but only within me. I felt the path...

THE DIARY OF A PERVERTED CELIBATE VIII by Japheth J Omojuwa

They disappeared just as quickly as they had appeared. I felt like I was sweating but I wasn’t. I couldn’t. I was so afraid. Very afraid . I’d rather...

THE DIARY OF A PERVERTED CELIBATE VII by Japheth J Omojuwa

Now my soul is alone and lonely. My spirit trudges along this darkness of death. A while back my body desired...

THE DIARY OF A PERVERTED CELIBATE VI by Japheth Omojuwa

I decided to open my eyes one last time, to see the object of my desire and death one...