• Duncan Mighty aka Port-Harcourt First Son Nominated For 2016 Prestigious South-South Progressive Awards

    Duncan Mighty aka Port-Harcourt First Son Nominated For 2016 Prestigious South-South Progressive Awards

    The foremost Nigerian Business tycoon, Prince Tonye Princewill and PDP Chairman (Rivers State) Bro Felix Obuah were also nominated for the award.

    The Awardees have contributed so much to the development in South-South Region of Nigeria.

    Other awardees for the award, which would hold on Dec. 16, included Gov. Nyesom Wike, King Alfred Diete-Spiff, Sen. Florence Ita Giwa, Rt. Hon Friday Ossai Osanebi, (Deputy Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly) , Gerry Ikputu & Partners, Barr. George Turnah, Dr Henry Ogiri, Chief […]

  • Tinubu nominated me to be Buhari’s running mate, says Osinbajo

    Tinubu nominated me to be Buhari’s running mate, says Osinbajo

    Vice President Yemi Osinbajo (SAN) yesterday laid to rest speculations about his emergence as presidential running mate in last year’s election

    He said in Lagos that he was nominated by the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu.

    “I was nominated by the leader of our party, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, under who I served as a commissioner in Lagos State,” Osinbajo said at a colloquium on the state of the nation in Lagos organised by the Coalition of […]

  • Wike, Alibaba, others nominated for South-South Progressive Awards

    Wike, Alibaba, others nominated for South-South Progressive Awards

    Governor Nyesome Wike of Rivers has been nominated for the 2016 edition of the prestigious South-South Progressive Awards (SSPA).

    Mr Kinsley Amafibe, the Project Director of the SSPA, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Friday that foremost Nigerian comedian, Alibaba and veteran singer, Timi Dakolo, were also nominated for the award.

    Other nominees for the award, which would hold on Dec. 16, included King Alfred Diete-Spiff, traditional rulers, as well as industrialists, veteran entertainers and athletes from the […]

  • ‘How Tinubu nominated Osinbajo as Vice President’

    ‘How Tinubu nominated Osinbajo as Vice President’

    The Secretary to Lagos State Government, Mr. Tunji Bello, on Thursday picked holes in the biography of President Muhammadu Buhari, saying the author, John Paden, distorted facts and gave false account of how the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, was nominated as Buhari’s running mate.

    Bello, who played a prominent role in the emergence of Buhari’s running mate, said the process of Osinbajo’s nomination started immediately after Buhari emerged as the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate at the party National […]