• I became Head of State by accident – Gowon

    I became Head of State by accident – Gowon

    Former Head of State, retired Gen. Yakubu Gowon says he became Head of State 31 years ago by accident of history without nursing the ambition.

    Gowon stated this when Deputy Chairman of Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs, Sen. Shehu Sani, paid him a courtesy call in Abuja on Wednesday.

    Gowon was reacting to calls by some Nigerians for the reduction of age limit to 30 years to contest for presidential position in the country.

    “What happened was the accident of history.

    “When you have […]

  • APC came into power by accident – Raymond Dokpesi

    APC came into power by accident – Raymond Dokpesi

    Former Chairman of DAAR Communications Plc, Chief Raymond Dokpesi has asserted that the failure of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, to deliver on its campaign promises to Nigerians is an indication that the party came into power by “accident.”

    Dokpesi, a Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, National Chairmanship hopeful, made the remark while addressing party delegates at the party’s state secretariat in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State.

    According to him, the ruling party has demonstrated that it lacks the capacity and experience to lead […]