Former President Goodluck Jonathan has dismissed as malicious a statement linking him to the militant group, Niger Delta Avengers (NDA), which has claimed responsibility for numerous attacks on oil facilities as well as employees of oil companies in the Niger Delta.
A splinter group, Reformed Niger Delta Avengers (RNDA), which recently split from the NDA, had issued a statement earlier today alleging that former President Jonathan was the “grand patron” of the violent group, NDA.
Speaking briefly from Zambia, where he is […]
It was revealed that showbiz personalities played host to Mr. President, Goodluck Jonathan, last weekend and it was a delightful occasion. The event tagged, Showbiz interactive session, was anchored by veteran actor, Richard Mofe Damijo and major stakeholders in the Nigerian entertainment industry flew in from several parts of the country to grace the occasion.
During the interactive session, king of Nigerian comedy, Alibaba, questioned the president on what he was doing to curb piracy in the country. He mentioned that […]
Report gathered that Joe Biden, vice president of the United States, on Wednesday spoke with President Goodluck Jonathan on the 2015 general election, which was rescheduled for March 28 and April 11.
He expressed support for the use of card readers by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in the elections, according to a statement issued by the United States Diplomatic Mission to Nigeria.
Biden also expressed “concern” about recent political violence in the country and “reiterated” the need for Jonathan, the […]
A report gathered that, President Goodluck Jonathan visited former Vice President Atiku Abubakar in Yola on Friday in what has been termed a move by the Peoples Democratic Party to woo back Atiku, who is now in the All Progressives Congress.
An online medium, reports that the President, who visited unannounced, and the ex-vice president discussed the possibility of the latter rejoining the PDP, which he left last year beside other issues.
While Atiku has confirmed the visit of Jonathan, he denied that […]
Report gathered that, Enugu-based Catholic priest, Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka, has alleged that President Goodluck Jonathan and his wife, Patience, were planning to kill him over his criticism of the Federal Government and his opposition to the President’s re-election.
Mbaka, in a new video currently trending on YouTube, made the allegation during a sermon he delivered in his church.
The congregation erupted in a howl when Mbaka said, “President Jonathan and his wife are planning to kill me.”
The Roman Catholic Priest, whose […]
Report gathered that the ‘I AM READY’ campaign organisation of the All Progressive Congress (APC), has chided the Federal Government for remembering to compensate relations of the Nigerian Immigration job tragedy, a year after the incident happened.
Speaking at a protest in Lekki, Lagos on Sunday to commemorate the incident, a medical doctor and member of the group, Dr. Wale Oyebanjo said the presidents action is a scam because it is belated and close to election period.
Oyebanjo explained that about 19 […]
Report made it known that, hundreds of Arewa leaders who received Kano State Governor, Dr. Rabiu Kwankwaso, in Lagos on Sunday, said they rejected hundreds of thousands of dollars which was offered to them by President Goodluck Jonathan when the President visited the state two weeks ago.
The leaders, who were drawn from the 20 Local Government Areas and 37 Local Council Development Areas of the state, distanced themselves from the endorsement given to Jonathan by a group.
Speaking during a meeting […]
A statement by Reuben Abati, presidential spokesman revealed that, many months after President Goodluck Jonathan promised to employ family members of deceased applicants of the Nigerian Immigration Service, NIS, he finally fulfilled the promise on Friday by employing 15 selected members, three from each of the families.
Some applicants, who had gone for the aptitude test organised by Federal Government agency in some states of the federation, after paying N1,000, ended up being killed in a stampede that followed at some […]
Report gathered that the President Goodluck Jonathan has told the Economic Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to secretly investigate the personal and official finances of leading opposition party leaders.
In a leaked letter dated February 19, Jonathan through his Chief of Staff, Brigadier General Jones Oladehinde Arogbofa (rtd), told EFCC investigate 20 persons including All Progressives Congress leaders like former Lagos governor, Bola Tinubu, former vice president of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar and Governor Rotimi Amaechi of Rivers state.
“I have been directed by […]
APC asks President Jonathan to apologize to Nigerians over phantom phone conversation with Moroccan King
Report revealed that the All Progressives Congress (APC) has asked President Goodluck Jonathan to apologize to Nigerians for the embarrassment that he has caused them over his phantom phone conversation with the King of Morocco.
”In our earlier statement on the isue, we gave President Jonathan the benefit of the doubt by asking him to clarify what happened, just as the Moroccan King has done. Instead, a loquacious spokesman for the President decided to abuse us instead of addressing the issues. […]
‘My hands are clean on documentary of ‘dirty love triangle between Pres. Jonathan, Patience & Deiziani’ – Saraki
Report revealed that the attention of the media office of Senator Abubakar Bukola Saraki has been drawn to a purported allegation by Peoples Democratic Party that Senator Bukola Saraki who is one of the leaders of All Progressives Congress and a crusader of change in Nigeria is sponsoring a “Dirty Love Triangle between President Jonathan, Patience and Deiziani.Senator Saraki will like to state categorically without any iota of doubt that he is not aware of any love triangle between the […]