Release Doyin Okupe – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Tuesday demanded the immediate and unconditional release of its chieftain

Release Doyin Okupe – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Tuesday demanded the immediate and unconditional release of its chieftain, Doyin Okupe, by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. PDP described the arrest and subsequent detention of Okupe as an “act of intimidation and harassment by the Muhammadu Buhari-led presidency in its bid to browbeat the opposition and […]

2019 Presidency: Atiku boycotts Peace Accord

He, however, stressed the need for all the candidates to abide by the rules and regulations governing the electoral process in the country.

2019 Presidency: Atiku boycotts Peace Accord

The candidate of the major opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 general elections, Atiku Abubakar, on Tuesday boycotted the signing of Peace Accord among all presidential candidates for the elections. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the leadership and officials of the PDP also boycotted the event which was organised by […]

Strike: Nigerian govt, ASUU reach partial agreement

“Only after that, we can get back to our members to take a decision,” he said.

Strike: Nigerian govt, ASUU reach partial agreement

The Federal Government and the striking Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) have reached a partial agreement, according to Dr Chris Ngige, the Minister of Labour and Employment. Ngige made the announcement on Monday at a reconciliation meeting in Abuja aimed at finding ways of resolving the strike which commenced on Nov. 5. “We have […]

‘13.5m Nigerians’ voted manually in 2015 presidential poll — and APC got most of those votes

At least 13.5 million Nigerians voted manually — without biometric accreditation — in the 2015 presidential election, according to data from the Independent and National Electoral Commission (INEC).

‘13.5m Nigerians’ voted manually in 2015 presidential poll — and APC got most of those votes

At least 13.5 million Nigerians voted manually — without biometric accreditation — in the 2015 presidential election, according to data from the Independent and National Electoral Commission (INEC). The data, obtained by DeepDive Intelligence, shows that President Muhammadu Buhari, then candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), won in nine of the 10 most-affected states. Notwithstanding, […]

Only a fool keeps mute when his country is being destroyed with incompetence, corruption – Obasanjo

Nigeria’s former President, Olusegun Obasanjo on Sunday said only a fool will sit on the fence

Only a fool keeps mute when his country is being destroyed with incompetence, corruption – Obasanjo

Nigeria’s former President, Olusegun Obasanjo on Sunday said only a fool will sit on the fence or be neutral when his or her country is being destroyed with incompetence, corruption, lack of focus, insecurity and others. Obasanjo was reacting to a story that suggested that he had decided to remain neutral ahead of 2019 presidential election […]

Nigerians must fight the ‘two men hindering this government’ – Aisha Buhari

Aisha Buhari, wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, has challenged Nigerian men to stand up to the two people who are allegedly hindering the progress of her husband’s administration.

Nigerians must fight the ‘two men hindering this government’ – Aisha Buhari

Aisha Buhari, wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, has challenged Nigerian men to stand up to the two people who are allegedly hindering the progress of her husband’s administration. The president’s wife said this at a national women leadership summit organised by Project 4+4 for Buhari & Osinbajo 2019, a political group. Although she did not mention […]

Lauretta Onochie’s picture of Atiku’s Sokoto rally is fake

Lauretta Onochie, a media aide to President Muhammadu Buhari, has claimed that PDP presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, distributed cash and food at his Sokoto rally.

Lauretta Onochie’s picture of Atiku’s Sokoto rally is fake

Lauretta Onochie, a media aide to President Muhammadu Buhari, has claimed that PDP presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, distributed cash and food at his Sokoto rally. Onochie tweeted an image supposedly from the Sokoto campaign rally that held on Monday, December 3. CrossCheck Nigeria, a fact-checking collaboration between Nigerian newsrooms, including TheCable, found that the image was […]

Boko Haram attacks Borno village again

The Islamic State in West Africa (ISWA), a faction of Boko Haram sect, attacked Gudumbali, Guzamala local government area of Borno state, on Tuesday.

Boko Haram attacks Borno village again

The Islamic State in West Africa (ISWA), a faction of Boko Haram sect, attacked Gudumbali, Guzamala local government area of Borno state, on Tuesday. It is the second time in three months that the village will come under attack. The insurgents moved on the village around 7pm and engaged in a gun battle with troops of […]

America Release Data Showing The Dead Count Under Buhari Regime

The United States Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) says it has documented at least 19,890 deaths in Nigeria since June 2015,

America Release Data Showing The Dead Count Under Buhari Regime

The United States Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) says it has documented at least 19,890 deaths in Nigeria since June 2015, just after President Muhammadu Buhari assumed office on May 29, 2015. This is as the United Kingdom-based Christian Solidarity Worldwide (CSW) disclosed that Fulani militias killed 1,061 people in about 106 attacks on communities […]

FG, ASUU meeting deadlock again

ASUU had on Nov. 4, embarked on an indefinite strike over poor funding of Nigerian universities and non-implementation of previous agreements by government.

FG, ASUU meeting deadlock again

The meeting between the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) ended without any conclusion on Tuesday. Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, ASUU National President, while speaking with newsmen at the end of the closed door meeting in Abuja noted that negotiations were still ongoing. He said both parties were yet to reach a […]

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