The Nigerian army had reacted to the allegation making the rounds that it forcefully took over a piece of land belonging to the cousin of former president Goidluck Jonathan.
The land said to have been allocated to Jonathan’s cousin, Azibaola Robert, who is also the owner of Kakarta Civil Engineering Limited, was sealed off by soldiers from the Guards Brigade, over security threat was gathered that the Kakarta Civil Engineering Limited site was allocated to Azibaola by the last administration.
The company […]
The Reformed Niger Delta Avengers says former President Goodluck Jonathan formed the Niger Delta Avengers in 2014 during the build-up to the presidential election.
It threatened that should Jonathan deny being the NDA sponsor, it would reveal more details of their relationship.
According to SaharaReporters, the threat was contained in a statement by the spokesperson for the RNDA, Cynthia Whyte.
The group said Jonathan had initially reached out to the leaders of the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta asking them […]
The Minister of Aviation, Rotimi Amaechi, used his speech at the commissioning ceremony of the Abuja-Kaduna axis of Lagos-Kano Railway to itemise the contributions made by successive governments to the completion of the project.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday declared the standard gauge rail line open for commercial use at a well-attended ceremony.
But critics, especially supporters of former President Goodluck Jonathan, said Mr. Buhari and Mr. Amaechi failed to recognise the input of Mr. Jonathan to the project.
Some supporters said Mr. […]
Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, at the weekend accused former President Goodluck Jonathan of frustrating efforts to separate office of the Attorney-General of the Federation from that of Minister of Justice.
He said the former president repeatedly refused to assent to the amendment to the bill.
Ekweremadu, said the proposal to separate the two offices sailed through during the last amendment and that such would make whoever was appointed the AGF to work for the people and not necessarily […]
Former Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Vincent Ogbulafor, has blamed the party’s loss of the 2015 general elections on former President Goodluck Jonathan.
He stated that PDP would have won if Jonathan had supported a northern candidate.
“The person who caused the failure of PDP is Jonathan. PDP had internal democracy, a zoning pattern which worked for them for 16 years, and we agreed at a meeting that power would stay in the North for eight years before it […]