THE BUHARI WE MET, BY GOVERNOR OKOROCHA

In a telephone conversation following the meeting of All Progressives Congress (APC) governors and leaders with President Muhammadu Buhari in London Sunday, Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State, said the President was very cheerful and has not lost any bit of his sense of humour. The governor said the party delegation spent more than an … Continue reading THE BUHARI WE MET, BY GOVERNOR OKOROCHA

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Gambia: President Barrow Delivers Message Of Hope

President Adama Barrow of the Gambia has used his address at the state opening of the country’s National Assembly to renew his pledge to jealously guard and preserve the freedom and dignity of his people.   Mr Barrow who succeeded former long-term ruler, Yahya Jameh in January whose regime is accused of committing gross right … Continue reading Gambia: President Barrow Delivers Message Of Hope

If you want to see my eyes red, call me Matthew, says Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo says he has dropped Matthew from his names even though it was given to him by his parents.   Speaking at an event which the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) organised in his honour, Obasanjo explained that he jettisoned the name because the Biblical character, Mathew, whom he was named after, … Continue reading If you want to see my eyes red, call me Matthew, says Obasanjo

Canada Seeks Ooni’s Support To Get Nigeria’s Vote For Her UN Security Seat Bid, Spends $120M In Four African Countries

The government of the Canada has intensified her efforts in the contest for the membership of the Security Council in the United Nations by urging the Ooni of Ife, His Imperial Majesty Ooni Adeyeye Ogunwusi Ojaja II, to rally Nigeria and other African countries to support the country in her bid for the influential UN … Continue reading Canada Seeks Ooni’s Support To Get Nigeria’s Vote For Her UN Security Seat Bid, Spends $120M In Four African Countries

BREAKING: Supreme Court Affirms Obaseki As Governor Of Edo State

The Supreme Court has dismissed the appeal filed by the candidate of the PDP challenging the election of Governor Godwin Obaseki for lacking in merit.   The apex court said it would give in detail, its reasons for the judgment on July 24, 2017.   A seven man panel led by the Chief Justice of … Continue reading BREAKING: Supreme Court Affirms Obaseki As Governor Of Edo State

Nigerian Akinwumi Adesina Wins ‘Nobel Prize For Food And Agriculture’

Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, the president of African Development Bank (AfDB), has been named the 2017 World Food Prize Laureate.   Adesina, whose name was selected on Monday in Washington DC, becomes the 46th recipient and the sixth African to be so honoured. The award ceremony would take place on October 19. Akinwumi Ayodeji Adesina is the … Continue reading Nigerian Akinwumi Adesina Wins ‘Nobel Prize For Food And Agriculture’

Ooni: If You Are Not Happy With Buhari, Vote Him Out

His Imperial Majesty, Ooni Adeyeye Ogunwusi, the ooni of Ife, says if Nigerian youth are not happy with President Muhammadu Buhari, they should vote him out in the next election.   Speaking in an interview aired on The Osasu Show, the king said the youth were yet to fathom how powerful they are in the … Continue reading Ooni: If You Are Not Happy With Buhari, Vote Him Out

Italy Arrests Nigeria’s ‘Rambo’ For Torturing, Killing Migrants In Libya

A Nigerian human trafficker known as “ Rambo ” has been arrested in Italy on charges of torturing and killing migrants held captive in Libya , Italian police said Tuesday .   The suspect named John Ogais , 25 , was traced to a reception centre in Calabria in southern Italy and clapped in cuffs … Continue reading Italy Arrests Nigeria’s ‘Rambo’ For Torturing, Killing Migrants In Libya

Eviction Notice: Deeper Life Pastor Sends Powerful Message to Igbos

Concerned by the recent eviction order served the Igbos to vacate the North which has drawn criticisms and condemnation by eminent Nigerians both at home and in the Diaspora, the General Overseer of Deeper Life Bible Church in Imo State, Pastor Emmanuel Okoro, has called on Igbos residing in the region to ''put their confidence … Continue reading Eviction Notice: Deeper Life Pastor Sends Powerful Message to Igbos