• Nigeria cannot be intimidated by economic sabotage – Oshiomhole

    Nigeria cannot be intimidated by economic sabotage – Oshiomhole

    Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, on Saturday said the recurring political disagreements among various interest groups in Nigeria were not justifiable reasons for the economic sabotage witnessed in some parts of the country.

    Governor Oshiomhole, who spoke during the 56th Independence Day celebration at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium, Benin, also said despite the destruction of public infrastructure by sponsored groups, Nigeria would not be intimidated.

    He explained, “If things go wrong, as Karl Marx taught us, the masses will have nothing to […]

  • PDP trying to sabotage Buhari’s government – Minister

    PDP trying to sabotage Buhari’s government – Minister

    According to reports, the Federal Government says the call by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for President Muhammadu Buhari to resign is “irritant and attempt to distract the government from its rescue mission’’.

    The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, who said this in a statement issued on Thursday, said that the government would not be deterred by such calls.

    “We are on a rescue mission to resuscitate Nigeria after the PDP left it in a coma, and the noise from […]

  • Ghana blames power outage on Nigeria’s oil sabotage

    Ghana blames power outage on Nigeria’s oil sabotage

    Ghanaian President, John Mahama, on Wednesday said the delay in the delivery of the crude oil ordered from Nigeria had created power generation problems for his country, leading to outages in many parts.

    Mahama said the sabotage of oil terminals in Nigeria occasioned the delay in the supply of crude oil, which Ghana ordered last month.

    Many parts of Ghana, especially the capital, Accra, have witnessed a resurgence of power outages, a problem that lasted four years but was declared over by […]

  • Kogi strike, act of sabotage – Government

    Kogi strike, act of sabotage – Government

    As the ongoing industrial action by workers in Kogi State enters day five today, the state government yesterday, described the strike as act of sabotage.

    This came as a human rights activist, Abdul Miliki, threw his weight behind the strike, calling on the government to settle with labour as well as resolve the lingering crisis in the state House of Assembly.

    The Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, and Trade Union Congress of Nigeria, TUC, joined by the banks have been on strike since […]

  • NFF boss alleges Giwa aims to sabotage Nigeria’s World Cup hopes

    NFF boss alleges Giwa aims to sabotage Nigeria’s World Cup hopes

    President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Amaju Pinnick has accused Chris Giwa and his group of trying to make sure the country do not qualify for the 2018 World Cup after they proved a major distraction for Nigeria not to qualify for next year’s AFCON.

    Giwa has for the past two years laid claim to the leadership of the NFF and on Friday he forced his way into the office of the football federation, claiming he has a court order […]