Marginalisation: Igbo Nation Drags Buhari To United Nations

Information reaching us has it that Igbo in Nigeria has formally taken their case of marginalisation and exclusion allegedly orchestrated against them by President Muhammadu Buhari-led to the United Nations (UN). The group urged world powers to pressure Buhari to re-write the wrongs meted against the Igbo ethnic nationality. They also alleged that there was a grand plot to deny the South East the nation’s presidency in 2023. It is no longer news that Tinubu is nursing the ambition of succeeding Buhari come 2023 and the group believes that because…

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Rochas Okorocha Ruined Imo State Didn’t Pay Pension For Six Years – Ihedioha

By Andrew Onyejuruuwa Facts emerging from Owerri, the Imo State capital has underscored the reasons why the embattled immediate past governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha had no handover not for his successor, Hon. Emeka Ihedioha. Ihedioha who made known the dirty details of his predecessor, Rochas Okorocha, said he (Okorocha) refused to leave a handover report because his government lacked discipline meaning there was “a total abuse and neglect of laid down procedures of good governance” by the Okorocha government. Ihedioha, spoke at a ceremony marking his 100 days…

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Govt. Would Not Relent Until Peace Is Restored In Borno – Prof. Babagana Umara

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered an immediate military action against Boko Haram for killing 65 mourners during a funeral procession in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital. The president directed the air force and army to begin air patrols and ground operations to hunt down the attackers. The media reports that no fewer than 65 persons were killed in the attacks, which happened on Saturday. The disclosure was made by the Chairman of Nganzai Local Government Area (LGA), Muhammad Bulama. He spoke just as efforts at finding a solution to the…

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House Of Reps Compose 109 Committees, Appoints Chairmen

LATEST: The Speaker of House of Representatives, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila has set up the different committees that would enable the house achieve their mandate and has named the men who would chair the different committees. The pronouncement was made in Abuja on Thursday ahead of its annual two-month recess. In all, 109 committees were composed The committees and their leaders include; Works (Hon. Abubakar Kabiru), Media (Hon. Benjamin Kalu), Inland Waterways (Hon. Patrick Asadu), Appropriations (Hon. Muktar Betara), Finance (Hon. James Faleke), Army (Hon. Abdulrasak Namdas), NDDC (Hon. Tunji Ojo),…

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Buhari’s Submits Ministerial List, PDP Describe List As Colourless

By Andrew Onyejuruuwa At long last, Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari yesterday submitted his list of ministerial nominees to the senate with so many of the previous returning, which was not exciting to Nigerians. The list of the 43 persons Buhari selected was reportedly sent to the senate on Monday evening via executive communication and is expected to be read on the floor of the senate for screening. In what appeared like fast tracking the process given that the senate was to embark on a recess, the senate president has read…

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OPC Wants Police To Fish Out Funke’s Killers, May Flush Fulani Out Of Yoruba Land

The late Funke Olakunrin ————————————————————————————————————————- By Andrew Onyejuruuwa Following the heartless killing of Mrs Funke Olakunrin the daughter of Chief Reuben Fasoranti, a Chieftain of Afenifere last Friday by suspected Fulani herdsmen who have continuously insulted Nigeria’s once respected security agencies by going on a killing spree without any encumbrance, the Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC) has issued a 21-day ultimatum to the police and other security agencies on Thursday to fish out the killers of Mrs Olakunrin. The group in a statement issued in Ibadan by its National Public Relations…

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Herdsmen Attacks: We Should Not Play Politics With National Security – Jonathan

Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, former President of Nigeria has paid a condolence visit to the leader of the pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, Pa Reuben Fasoranti over the death of his daughter, Mrs Funke Olakunrin. Olakunrin was reportedly killed along Ore-Shagamu Expressway by some hoodlums suspected to be the dreaded Fulani terrorist herdsmen last Friday. The former President who spoke with journalists during the visit described the incident as a painful occurrence to the whole country. He also described the murder of Olakunrin as an act of terrorism just as he…

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Pull Nigeria Together Before Its Too Late, Obasanjo Warns Buhari

Former President, General Olusegun Obasanjo (Rtd.) has expressed concern over the rising cases of killings and kidnappings in Nigeria and called on President Muhammed Buhari to pull back the country from plunging into an abyss of insecurity. Obasanjo, in an open letter to the president, released in Abeokuta, warned the president that Nigeria was on the edge of the precipice and urgent steps must be taken to find lasting solutions before Nigeria witnesses the Rwandan-type genocide or turn to another Yugoslavia. His letter, which detailed the security challenges confronting the…

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Senator Orji Uzor Kalu’s Claims On Buhari Untrue

According to news reports by The Punch newspapers has refuted frivolous claim by a former Governor of Abia State, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, that President Muhammadu Buhari does not own a house in Abuja. Kalu, who is the Chief Whip of the Senate, had, while addressing journalists on Saturday, said, “I have known him (Buhari) now for 32 years; he and former military President (Ibrahim) Babangida. “He has not changed. Think of it… a man that ruled Nigeria as military head of state and has no house in Abuja or…

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Buhari vs Atiku Tribunal: Buba Galadima Testifies Against Buhari

The court case that ensued after the just concluded elections in Nigeria, which incumbent President Muhamaddu Buhari was declared winners by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has taken a dramatic twist as a factional member of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Engr Buba Galadima has testified at the Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal where he took a dig at President Muhammadu Buhari. According to media reports, Galadima, who claimed to be the National Chairman of the Reformed APC (rAPC) on Monday, however, claimed that the party had an agreement with…

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