Northern Nigeria Christian Politicians (NNCP), yesterday, revealed how former Presidents Olusegun Obasanjo and Goodluck Jonathan failed to address their challenges.
They also appreciated President Muhammadu Buhari for coming to their rescue where the former presidents failed.
The chairman of NNCP, Hon. Keftin Amuga, at a press conference said that for the first time, a Northern Muslim President would recognise the Northern Christian as a political factor and political force.
The group said that “this is a signal which could lead to the emergence […]
A Lagos businessman in his late 60s, James Oriri, was said to have allegedly committed suicide on Friday, in his office, at 393, Old Ojo Road, Satellite Town, Lagos.
It was gathered that a large crowd besieged the four-story office complex, once the incident became public knowledge, to catch a glimpse of the man.
Oriri, it was learnt was the Managing Director of Awore Consult, a firm that claims to be an expert in educational consultancy, for people seeking admission to universities, […]
It is not the best of times for Man of God, Prophet TB Joshua following his failed prediction that Hillary Clinton would become the next U.S. President.
Prophet TB Joshua has been blasted, cajoled and ridiculed by Nigerians after he prophesied that Democratic candidate, Hillary Clinton will defeat Republican candidate, Donald Trump at the U.S. Presidential election.
However, the world was shocked on Wednesday, 9th November, 2016 as Donald Trump won massively to become the […]
Troops have foiled two suicide bomb attempts targeted at a military location in Yamtakei in Gwoza Local Government Area in Borno on Thursday and killed five terrorists involved in the attempts.
One soldier also died in the failed attempts.
According to a statement by the army spokesman, Col. Sani Usman, issued in Abuja on Friday, at about 9.45 p.m. a suspected female suicide bomber attempted to enter the military location in Yamtake, but a vigilant sentry on duty gunned her down and […]
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday said his three-and-half years’ incarceration, the nation’s civil war and his failed attempts to win presidential election, had taught him “an important lesson about social justice.”
A statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, quoted the President as saying this while receiving the Imam of the Mosque of the Holy Prophet in Medina, Sheikh Abdul-Muhsin Al-Qassimi, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Buhari said his administration would continue to promote unity and peaceful […]
According to reports, the founder and Primate of the Jerusalem Church of the Lord International, Ado Ekiti, Most Rev. Olufunke Babayemi, has predicted that Nigeria will get out of the present economic situation stronger, if only Nigerians can embrace honesty.
Babayemi hinged the economic crises being experienced in the country on pervasive corruption in the system and outright lost of social values, saying God is ready to return the nation to the path of sufficiency if leaders can be truthful .
President Muhammadu Buhari has lamented that Nigeria failed to develop on automobile initiatives started in Bauchi, Kaduna and Ibadan, and depended too much on oil as mainstay of her economy.
According to him,in a statement issued by his special adviser media, Femi Adesina, Nigeria as a country recognized her problems early enough, but remained potential for too long, and so did not achieve much results.
The President spoke yesterday at State House, Abuja, while receiving Executive Members of Association of Africa Automotive […]
Former Barcelona president Joan Laporta says the club should have better supported Lionel Messi during his tax fraud trial and also criticised the Blaugrana board for renewing the shirt sponsorship deal with Qatar Airways for well below the current market rate.
After Messi and his father, Jorge, were found guilty by a Barcelona court of three counts of defrauding the tax department and handed down suspended jail sentences of 21 months, Barcelona launched a controversial #WeAreAllLeoMessi campaign urging fans to “express […]
Former Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) Admiral Ola Sa’ad Ibrahim (Rtd) has blamed politics for failure of the military to defeat Boko Haram under the leadership of former President Goodluck Jonathan.
Ibrahim on Monday in Abuja told journalists during a lecture he delivered at the National Defence College (NDC) on Military Leadership and National Security, that “In our time, there were so many distractions.”
The CDS served from October 2012 to January 16, 2014, and also as Chief of Naval Staff (CNS) […]