U.S. blocks Israeli arms deal with Nigeria

Citing human rights abuses and widespread corruption in nixing helicopter sale, the United States has reportedly vetoed a 2014 arms sale of US-made Cobra helicopters by Israel to Nigeria. Though the resale of decommissioned gunships was approved by Israel’s Defence Ministry, Washington stopped the deal over concerns that the Nigerian government was not doing enough […]

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Revealed: How PDP chiefs forged Buhari document

Blogger accuses Fani-Kayode of doctoring mail Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leaders seem to be hanging on tenaciously to their puerile stand that All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate Gen. Muhammadu Buhari has not come clean on its academic qualifications. It emerged yesterday that the PDP Presidential Campaign Council manipulated a Cambridge University e-mail to justify […]

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2015 Election: INEC Rejects Seven Governorship Candidates

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released a list of governorship candidates for the February 28 governorship elections. The commission also rejected the governorship candidates of seven political parties. These include the candidates of the Peoples Party of Nigeria in Delta State; Labour Party in Niger State; the New Nigeria Peoples Party in Ogun […]

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APC Gubernotorial Campaign Kicks starts from Lapai LG Area of Niger State

This is a demonstration of the fact that the people of Niger State have collectively resolved to effect this change they long seek through the next general elections, and this they show as they come out in their hundreds to welcome the Campaign train of Alh Abubakar Sani Bello (Abu Lolo), the APC Gubernotorial flag […]

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Young Aisha, BA, Msc. The CEO of Orchid Events and The Candy Bar

My Name is Aishah, a graduate of BA Marketing & Management from Birmingham City University as well as MSc Oil & Gas Management from Coventry University. Upon graduation I realised that I have a strong passion for planning and managing events so I decided to take a risk and turn my passion into a career, […]

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Jonathan visits Winners Chapel, asks for prayers

President Goodluck Jonathan on Sunday made a surprise appearance at Bishop David Oyedepo’s Living Faith Church, also known as Winners Chapel, Ota, Ogun State, asking the congregation to pray for the country. Our correspondent learnt that the President’s visit took some of the worshippers by surprise. A church member, who said he was at the […]

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Terrorism: US ignores Nigeria to work with Chad, Cameroon

Major rift between the Nigerian and American military authorities have been hampering the fight against Boko Haram militants, which have been carrying out murderous attacks on villages and towns in the North-East, the New York Times reports. Relations between American military trainers and specialists advising the Nigerian military in the fight against Boko Haram are […]

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Jonathan not interested in free polls–Amaechi

Rivers State Governor, Mr. RotimiThe Rivers State Governor, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, has said that contrary to President Goodluck Jonathan’s claim, the President is not interested in a free and fair election. Amaechi, who was reacting to soldiers’ occupation of the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium ahead of the Jonathan’s political campaign in the state on Wednesday, said […]

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