Gen Ibrahim Babangida, has commiserated with President Muhammadu Buhari over the death of two members of his extended family – Hajiya Halima Dauda and Hajiya Ai’sha Mamman. General Babangida, also condoled with  President Buhari’s uncle, Mallam Mamman Daura over the death of his younger sister. ” I share with Mr President and his entire family […]

Niger Governor Forwards Commissioner Nominees to Lawmakers

Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello has forwarded eighteen (18) names of Commissioner Nominees for compilation to the State House of Assembly. Speaker of the House, Rt. Marafa Ahmed Guni at the plenary of the House read the executive communication to the Assembly. Hon. Binta Mammam, member representing Gurara Constituency at the 8th Assembly […]

KONTAGORA : “1,000 APC FOLLOWERS DECAMPED TO PDP”- Most Hilarious Joke in 2017

A day one member of the merger bound of the All Progressive Congress ; the APC in Kontagora Local Government Area of Niger State who preferred to remain anonymous has described the recent social media joke of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in Kontagora as the “most hilarious joke in the year 2017”. The ruling […]

Why Buhari’s government is failing – Ango Abdullahi

The spokesman of the Northern Elders Forum (NEF) Ango Abdullahi, has blamed the seeming failures of President Muhammadu Buhari’s failures to bring visible development to the people on the political system in the country. According to him, Buhari is a good man who found himself in a wrong system that hamstrung the realization of his […]

Trump is modern Goliath seeking extinction of other nations – Robert Mugabe

Zimbabwe’s President, Robert Mugabe has described US President, Donald Trump as biblical Goliath who only seeks extinction of other nations. Mugabe said this while speaking at the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly, calling on Trump to embrace peace and dialogue which are the tenets of the United Nations. The 93-year-old President said […]

Gov. loses two security aides within four days

Two security operatives attached to the Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, have lost their lives within four days apart. The deceased included an operative of the Department of State Services (DSS), Wale Aderemi, and a mobile police officer, Busoye Olayinka. It was gathered that the incident has thrown the Governor’s Office, Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta into […]

El-Rufai’s Morbid Fixation with Death of His Political Opponents

By Farooq A. Kperogi, Ph.D There is no doubt that Kaduna State governor Nasir El-Rufai embodies one of the most morbidly toxic strains of political intolerance in Nigeria. He exteriorizes his discomfort with opposition by literally wishing death upon his opponents or claiming credit for their death. At a Kaduna APC stakeholders’ meeting last Saturday, […]