Rimin Gado’s misguided interview

October 17, 2021 Editorial IV 0

I have heard and watched the radio interview with Hon. Muhyi Magaji Rimin Gado, the former chairman of anti-corruption commission in Kano state. Malam Gado is a wonderful person who was vice chairman of Rimin Gado local government during Malam Ibrahim Shekarau’s tenure from 2003 to 2007. Gado is quite controversial. I do not know the political strength of this noble man but he seems very courageous given Read More

VIDEO: BBNaija’s Pere gets cash gift, others from fans

October 14, 2021 Solomon Arowolo 0

Fans of season 6 Big Brother Naija housemate, Pere Egbi, has showered him with money, picture frame, among other things. The controversial housemate was once the most disliked housemate as he stepped on many toes with his principles and asked for respect when he was the Head of House. Reacting to the support shown to him by his fans, he Read More

Ebonyi indigenes demand release of detained Journalist over Facebook post

October 13, 2021 Editorial II 0

The Association of Ebonyi State Indigenes in the Diaspora (AESID) has faulted the state government of Engr David Umahi, for implementing Cybercrime Prohibition Law in the state without a public hearing. The group however, demanded immediate release of a Radio presenter, Godfrey Chikwere, arrested and detained over a Facebook post on the order of the state government. In a statement Read More

Breaking: Tyson Fury knocks out Deontay Wilder in trilogy bout, retains WBC heavyweight title (PICTURES)

October 10, 2021 Editor 0

Tyson Fury delivered a thrilling 11th-round knockout against Deontay Wilder to retain his WBC heavyweight crown as their trilogy bout produced another classic on an electric night at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Twenty months since Fury dethroned the American, the 33-year-old had to show all his resolve and resilience to extend his undefeated professional record to 32 fights Read More

Ward Congress: APC group urges Buni’s c’mtt to avert ‘dangerous trend’ in Osun

August 6, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

The dust is yet to settle on the controversial Ward Congress of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state of Osun.  A group within the party, the Progressive Coalition Against Injustice (PCAI), Friday, called on the Chairman of the Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) Mai Mala Buni, to avert a dangerous and self implosive trend within the party. The Read More

PDP: Comment attributed to me on Facebook fake – Titi Atiku

August 1, 2021 Abdulrahman Zakariyau 0

Wife of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) 2019 Presidential candidate, former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, Hajiya Titi Amina Abubakar, said she doesn’t operate social media accounts, noting that what was attributed to her on Facebook is fake news.  In statement she signed Sunday, she said, “in view of a certain communication as it relates to some political commentaries from me Read More

Mohammed Daggash, Joseph Mbu: Where are they now?

June 11, 2021 Blueprint 0

At different times, they served Nigeria meritoriously in various capacities, but many years after their exit from the public scene, nothing has been heard about them again. ELEOJO IDACHABA writes in this piece asks where they could be at the moment. Mohammed Daggash He was twice a lawmaker who was very prominent in the Senate between 1999 and 2007. Senator Read More

Disbanded Obono-Obla panel uncovered NNPC’s $60bn US account – Prosecutor

May 26, 2021 Joshua Egbodo 0

Prosecutor for the disbanded Okoi Obono-Obla’s Special Presidential Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property (SPIP), Mr Tosin Ojaomo has disclosed that the panel prior to its doslution, uncovered an account with about $60 billion, belonging to Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), domiciled in Texas, U.S. He made the disclosure Wednesday while making submissions before the House of Representatives’ Read More

TY Danjuma and Nigeria’s present and future (1)

May 9, 2021 Hassan Gimba 0

Lieutenant General Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma, former Chief of Army Staff, former minister of defence, better known as TY Danjuma or TY for short, is not an unknown face to Nigerians. Though some see him as controversial, others see him as a blunt man, a man who does not mince words, a man who does not pull punches, a man who Read More