Sowore reacts to N10bn libel suit filed against him Mountain of Fire

Presidential aspirant of the AAC, Omoyele Sowore has reacted to the N10bn libel suit filed against him and Sahara Reporters at the Akwa Ibom High Court, by Mountain of Fire and Miracle Ministry (MFM), a Christian based organization in Nigeria. In his reaction on his Facebook Page, Sowore simply dismiss the case as ”Nothing To Worry About!”, apparently considering it as non-threatening to his Presidential ambition. He further claimed that ”Earlier this Year This Same “Pastor” And GO Olukoya Sent A UNILAG Alumni Official, Aaron Akinloye To Ask For A…

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Africa needs disciplined investment not financial aids – Akinwunmi

…Says the world’ll depend on Africa for food World Food Prize Laureate and President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, has said that Africa does not need aids but disciplined investments, adding that the time has come to view investment and development opportunities in Africa through a totally different lens. Akinwumi said this on Sunday while addressing a standing room – only crowd of global agriculture experts at the Food and Agriculture Orgnaisation (FAO) headquarters in Rome, 2017. He said that with over 800 million people worldwide…

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Nigeria’s Senate Deputy President, Ike Ekweremadu who addressed his constituents who converged to beg him to return to the Senate in 2019,  revealed that he gave the All Progressives Congress, APC, N5m in 2014. Ike Ekweremadu who addressed his constituents who presented him the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, expression of interest and nomination form worth N3m at his Enugu residence, the Senate Deputy President said the beauty of democracy was allowing the opposition to thrive. The Senate Deputy President whose constituents, said has no alternative at the moment as he has impacted on their lives so much, said…

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PFN tasks FG, global Christian community on Leah Sharibu’s rescue

Leah Sharibu, one of the abducted Dapchi schoolgirls The Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) has urged the Federal Government and the global Christian community to ensure the rescue of the abducted Dapchi school girl, Leah Sharibu, from the captivity of Boko Haram terrorists.The President of PFN, Rev Felix Omobude, who gave the charge said the international Christian community should join in the search and negotiations to ensure that the girl is released without further delay. Sharibu is the Christian girl who was kidnapped alongside 118 other students of Government Girls…

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BREAKING!! 7000 Youths Raise N7m To Purchase APC Nomination Form For Orji Kalu

Ahead of the 2019 general elections, 7000 Nigerian youths are currently contributing 1000 naira each to buy the nomination form for former governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu to contest for Abia North senatorial seat The youths under the group known as O.U.K Volunteers described Kalu as a dynamic and trusted leader who has created many jobs and should be at the National Assembly to continue his good works. The youths noted that they know Kalu can afford his nomination form but want to show appreciation for all…

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Imo 2019: Imo government can’t sponsor me – Frank Nneji

A gubernatorial aspirant on the platform of All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA), Frank Nneji has dismissed rumours in the state that he is being sponsored by Governor Okorocha as not only an insult to him, but the governor does not have the moral capacity to do so. The governorship hopeful who frown at such misleading rumour was visibly angry as he pointed out that Imo is today at the same stage that Anambra was in 2003 where everything had grounded to a halt. The founder of ABC Transport, who stated…

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It is the Niger-Delta people that should decide the sharing formula ofAbacha loot – Evah

The Federal Government has been advised to shelve the proposed idea of sharing the sum of $528 million looted fund otherwise known as ‘Abacha’s loot’ recently repatriated from Switzerland among poor Nigerians. Giving the advice in this interview with the media, the National Co-ordinator, Ijaw Monitoring Group, IMG, Comrade Joseph Evah said that the money belongs to the Niger- Delta people. On this issue of recovered Abacha loot be- ing expected from Switzerland, the Federal Government has decided to distribute the money among poor Nigerians, what’s your take on that?…

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Rivers 2019: Gov. Wike declares to re-contest

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has declared that he will seek re-election in 2019, citing the support of youths from the 23 local government areas, as the principal reason for his declaration. The governor also acknowledged the endorsements from women, elders, ethnic nationalities and non-indigenes  from the 23 local government areas, as yet another  reason to fight for protection of the state, post-2019. He spoke, on Saturday, before commissioning the secretariat of the One Million Youths for New Rivers State, in Port Harcourt. Governor Wike said, “I want to…

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Security Alert: Akanu Ibiam airport dangerous for travellers, say South East governors

[File] Front view of the domestic wing of Akanu-Ibiam International Airport Enugu<br />PHOTO: LAWRENCE NJOKU Governors of the five South East states have decried the deplorable state of Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu, maintaining that the facility was no longer safe for travelling.Rising from their meeting yesterday in Enugu, they called on the Federal Government to urgently commence rehabilitation works, especially on the runway and the lighting system. Lamenting the parlous state of infrastructure at the airport, Chairman of the South East Governors Forum and chief executive of Ebonyi State,…

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