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Nigeria heading towards anarchy if insecurity not halted, Falana, Musa warn Buhari

By Kazeem Ugbodaga Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana and former Governor of Kaduna State, Balarabe Musa have warned President Muhammadu Buhari to take pragmatic steps in tackling wanton insecurity and ethnicity brewing in the country as the nation is already heading towards anarchy. A statement issued by the duo on Sunday said amid the cacophony of ethnic and regional voices, it was imperative that pan-Nigerian voices should be heard louder than ever before to save Nigeria from disintegration, saying that the symptoms of the brewing socio-political crisis were manifest. They…

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SHEIKH Zakzaky’s Fate lies with FG, not courts, Says Islamic Movement in Nigeria

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria has called on the general public to disregard a recent statement made by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu claiming that the fate of its Leader, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky lies with the courts not the federal government. In a statement signed by President Media Forum of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Ibrahim Musa, he wondered how the presidency will make such a claim, while it is on record that since December, 2016 a federal high court sitting in…

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N2trn Spent On Constituency Projects Since 2000 Without Results – ICPC

The Chairman, Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, said the nation had spent about N2 trillion on constituency projects without commensurate development at the grassroots. The Commission’s spokesperson, Mrs Rasheedat Okoduwa, in a statement in Abuja on Sunday quoted the chairman as saying it at the induction of newly-qualified members of the Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors in Abuja. Owasanoye, while making emphasis on the ongoing tracking of constituency projects by the Commission in 12 states, said that the exercise was not to witch-hunt…

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After Chukwu, Otedola takes over Sadiq Daba’s medical expenses

Femi Otedola, billionaire businessman, has promised to take care of the medical expenses of ailing nollywood actor, Sadiq Daba. In a statement on Sunday, Otedola said he was sad to hear that the veteran actor had fallen ill again. In 2017, Daba, who had been battling leukaemia and prostate cancer for the past few years, returned to Nigeria having traveled to the UK for medical treatment. “I heard about Mr. Sadiq Daba’s health condition when it was brought to my attention through an online news story I read two days ago,”…

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BBNaija: Tuoyo the first guy to be evicted, As Seyi And Tacha Were Prank

Tuoyo has been evicted from the BBNaija Pepper dem season Four,  he is the first guy to be evicted from the reality show.  His eviction came after he was nominated along side others houses but his fans failed to save him.  The psychotherapist, fitness coach and part-time stripper’s eviction comes after spending a total of 21 days in the house. Tuoyo became popular for being the life of the party with his stripper moves. The stripper was quick to strip for the housemates at the second and third Saturday Night…

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RUGA: Gov. Obiano To provide aids for Farmers On Cattle Breeding

Anambra state government said it would provide aids for farmers in the state willing to venture into full scale cattle breeding with emphasis on breeding Igbo specie cow popularly known as Efi Igbo. Commissioner for Agriculture, Mechanisation Processing and Export, Nnamdi Onukwuba made the disclosure weekend while visiting Eagle Food Processing Industries in Umuchu, Aguata local government area of the State. He said the Obiano-led administration was ready to make livestock grazing a serious business, most especially the rearing of the Igbo cow. He added that government was already making…

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Sam Uhuotu re-elected chairman as Kogi PDP elects new officers

Mr Sam Uhuotu has been re-elected as the Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kogi. A statement issued by the party in Lokoja on Sunday said that Uhuotu scored 1, 478 votes to defeat another contestant, Mr Mohammed Omuya who scored 270 votes. Mr Bode Ogunmola who signed the statement said that he also retained his position as the Publicity Secretary of the party by polling 983 votes to defeat his rival, Mr David Itopa who scored 27 votes. He said that he and all other officers were…

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COZA saga: Aisha Buhari warns IGP Against intimidating the Dakolos

Nigeria’s First Lady, Aisha Buhari has warned the Inspector General of Police against intimidating Busola Dakolo and her husband, Timi over the rape allegation against Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly, COZA. Busola had come out openly to accuse Fatoyinbo of raping her 20 years ago when she was still 16 years old, but Fatoyinbo denied the allegation. On Saturday, the police summoned singer, Timi Dakolo and his wife, Busola to Abuja on Tuesday over alleged falsehood, mischief and threat to life and criminal conspiracy, Reacting to…

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“Nigerian Criminals Are Richer Than Policemen” -Abba Kyari Reveals

By Wisdom Nwedene  The Deputy Commissioner of Police and Commander of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) Intelligence Response Team, Abba Kyari has revealed that many criminals in the country are richer than policemen.  Igbere TV reports that Kyari also said that these criminals are sponsoring lies against the Nigerian police.  Kyari made this known while speaking with journalist.  According to him, “My advice is that the criminals should repent, become good citizens, do legitimate business and earn their living. They should know that there is no way they can be…

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Exposed! How Pres. Buhari abandons Aso Clinic

By Igho Akeregha In the build up to his election in 2015, President Muhammadu Buhari had, on his campaign trail, listed the abolition of medical tourism as one of his cardinal objectives in government. Not a few Nigerians relished the possible ripple effect such action would have on the health sector and by extension, the economy. But since assuming office, President Buhari has done everything but keep to his pledge, what with his penchant for travelling overseas for medical treatment at will. The health sector and indeed, the economy have…

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