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FG Suspends Cargo Flights To MMIA To Decongest Warehouse


All international cargo flights operating into the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos has been suspended by the Federal Government. General Manager, Corporate Communications, Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), Mr. Yakubu Dati told newsmen that the suspension of cargo aircraft into the country was necessary because of the congestion ... Read More »

US Restates Commitment To Helping Nigeria End Boko Haram Insurgency


The United States of America has restated its commitment to helping Nigeria tackle the threat of Boko Haram and similar organisations to the country. According to a statement issued by the Public Affairs Department of the US embassy in Nigeria, the American government also said it will help the country ... Read More »

[OPINION] Why President Jonathan’s Continuity In Power After 2015 Could Spell Doom For Nigerians


[Source Withheld] You don’t have to read this if you’re one of those #GEJtill2015 bigots or #BringbackJonathan campaigners because you won’t find the next few lines friendly. This column is neither meant to appease the proponents of Buhari, but it’s a school of thought meant to trigger open minds into ... Read More »

Nigerian government buys 77 T72 tanks to fight Boko Haram?


    Don’t know how authentic this is so I’m going to post it exactly the way it was sent to me. Find below Find attached a pic of recently acquired T72 tanks by GEJ administration to tackle BH. The soldiers moral are so high now because these T72 tanks ... Read More »

Doyin Okupe Attempts To Make A Case For His Boss On Twitter By Asking If There’s A Difference Between Corruption And Stealing


Presidential aide Doyin Okupe just set his boss, president Jonathan, up by asking a simple question “Stealing and corruption, is there a difference?” Well, while responding to a question on his efforts to stop corruption during a presidential media parley which aired on national TV on May 5, President Jonathan ... Read More »

Nigerian soldier sentenced to death for mutiny cries out on FB


Fahat Fahat is one of the 64 soldiers sentenced to death for not fighting Boko Haram. He says it’s because they were not well equipped. Read More »

No Court Order Restraining Submission Of Ugwuanyi’s Name To INEC – Enugu PDP

Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi

The Enugu State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has denied an existing order restraining it from submitting the name of Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi to the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, as its flag bearer for the 2015 governorship election in the state. It said this while reacting to reports ... Read More »

Read all the juicy stuff Rihanna’s father revealed in new interview


Rihanna’s father Ronald Fenty, 61, who has battled addiction to alcohol and crack cocaine for years, had an exclusive interview with UK Daily Mail this past Tuesday in Beverly Hills shortly before he traveled to Bardados. It was a long interview but below are a few juicy things he said; ... Read More »

Kwara APC Warns PDP Against Overheating Polity


The Kwara state chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has cautioned the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, from overheating the polity in the state with the way the result of its last governorship primary election was being handled. A statement by the state publicity secretary of the party, Sulyman ... Read More »

Electricity: Presidency Resorting To Lies Over Non-Performance – APC

JONATHAN and electricity

The All Progressives Congress, APC, has advised the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Public Affairs, Dr. Doyin Okupe, to stop lying in order to project the image of his boss, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan to Nigerians. The National Publicity Secretary of the party, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said this while ... Read More »

Exhume Adekunle’s Corpse For Befitting Burial In Ogbomoso, Says Civil War Veteran, Alabi-Isama


A Nigerian civil war veteran, Godwin Alabi-Isama, a retired Brigadier General, on Thursday, called for the exhumation of Benjamin Adekunle’s corpse from the Ikoyi cemetery for a befitting hero’s burial in Ogbomoso. He made the call at a public lecture in honour of the late Mr. Adekunle by Ogbomoso Community ... Read More »

UN Condemns Renewed Boko Haram Attacks In Borno


Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for West Africa, Mr Mohamed Ibn Chambas, has condemned the renewed waves of attacks in Borno. A statement issued on Friday by National Information Officer, UN Information Centre, Mr Oluseyi Soremekun, said Chambas particularly condemned reported large number of abductions of women and children. ... Read More »

APC Pleads With Nigerians Against Selling Voters’ Cards


The All All Progressives Congress (APC) has raised the alarm over the antics of a certain political party that has engaged in purchasing Permanent Voter’s Cards (PVCs) with a view to disenfranchising the owners of such cards, especially in areas considered strongholds of the opposition party. In a statement issued ... Read More »

Ekiti Election: Tribunal Upholds Fayose’s Election

Ayo Fayose

The Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja on the Ekiti State governorship election has dismissed the petition filed by the All Progressives Congress, APC, challenging the declaration of Mr. Ayodele Fayose of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, as winner of the election. Fayose had defeated Dr. Kayode Fayemi in the ... Read More »

Bode George To Obanikoro: You’re A Desperate And Obsessed Man

Bode George-and-Obanikoro

A former Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Olabode George, has called for an end to verbal attacks on his person by an aggrieved gubernatorial aspirant of the party, Sen. Musiliu Obanikoro. In a statement issued on Thursday in Lagos, the PDP chieftain advised Obanikoro to desist ... Read More »

INEC Extends Deadline For Submission Of Governorship, State Assemblies’ Forms


The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, said it had shifted the deadline for the submission of governorship and House of Assembly candidates’ forms from December 25 to December 26. The chief press secretary to INEC chairman, Kayode Idowu, made this known on Thursday in Abuja while speaking with journalists. Mr. ... Read More »

2015 Election: Concerned PDP Stakeholders Advise Jonathan To Reconcile With Obasanjo


A group known as Concerned PDP Stakeholders, on Thursday, advised President Goodluck Jonathan to reconcile with his estranged political godfather, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, in order to win in the South-West in 2015. In a statement by its coordinator, Mr.Taofeek Oshodi, the group said since the All Progressives Congress had picked ... Read More »

Meet Banky W’s Handsome Younger Brother, Funmi Wellington | PHOTOS


  Banky W shared a photo of his younger brother earlier today and his fans have been gushing about his cute look. While some fans have argued that his brother looks more handsome than him… Others are of the opinion that Banky looks  better… We’d like to know who you ... Read More »

Nicki Minaj’s Ex Threatening Suicide After Breakup..


  The ex-boyfriend of Nicki Minaj is taking their break-up incredibly hard … to the point he’s having suicidal thoughts. A few days ago, Nicki Minaj opened up on how hard it is to live without him. They dated for 12 years, started way long before the fame.. “My relationship was ... Read More »

Wenger: Liverpool Aren’t On The Same Trend As Last Season

Arsene Wenger Says The Premier League Title is Chelsea's to Lose.

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger says Liverpool are struggling to pick up their form from last season but recalls “special” memories of meetings between both sides. Arsenal will aim for their third consecutive win when they visit Anfield on Sunday. The French boss, 65, believes his side’s run of games over ... Read More »