Tambuwal and Political Buccaneers

By Odimegwu Onwumere Nigeria now looks like a place where suspects are sent to prison before they are convicted by any courts of competent jurisdiction. This is what many are doing to the Speaker of the Federal House of Representatives, Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal. They would not want him to rest, with speculations that he has […]

Why I say that Gov. Obi is a Courageous Leader – Cleric

The Anglican Bishop on the Niger, Most Rev. Owen Nwokolo said that leaders in the mould of Gov. Peter Obi, known for being courageous in doing the right things were rare in Nigeria. He explained that courage in leadership is not about being brash or domineering, but by being humble, resolute and consistent in doing good. […]

APC: You Have No Right to Hold Nigeria to Ransom – Princewill

Prince Tonye Princewill has described as childish the All Progressives Congress (APC) to their members in the National Assembly to stall the passage of the 2014 budget, and screening of the newly nominated ministerial candidates. Mr Tonye Princewill noted in a statement today through his spokesman on Media and Publicity, Wabiye Idoniboye-Obu that this latest move […]

We Are Still In PDM, Chief Eze Lied – Rivers PDM

The Rivers State Chapter of the People Democratic Movement (PDM) Party Chairmen Forum says their attention has been drawn to a recent publication by one Chief Eze .C. Eze, spokesman  to the APC chairman in Rivers State alleging that the “APC has swallowed the PDM” in Rivers State. The party noted in press statement said, […]

John McCain calls on Egyptian authorities to release Al Jazeera staff

• Calls detainment a “clear violation” • The Egyptian government “cannot engage in practices such as the arbitrary imprisonment of members of the media” US senator John McCain says the detainment of the Al Jazeera journalists by the Egyptian authorities is a “clear violation” of human rights and freedom of press. Speaking in Davos, McCain […]

SABMiller Invests more N20Billion in Anambra State

Intafact beverages Ltd., a subsidiary of SABmiller Brewery, the brewers of Hero Beer and other brands is investing another $110m in Anambra State two years after they invested $100m dollars. Speaking yesterday during the breaking of the ground for the expansion of their facilities in Onitsha by Gov. Peter Obi, SABmiller, Nigeria Managing Director, Simon […]

Video: President Salva Kiir accuses UN workers in his country of siding with rebel fighters seeking to overthrow him.

By Aljazeera The relationship between South Sudan and the United Nations (UN) is souring during a critical time of conflict and mass death inside the world’s newest country.   After a month of fighting between President Salva Kiir’s government and rebels loyal to former Vice President Riek Machar, the UN suddenly finds itself under verbal attack from […]

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