Tell Buhari We May End Up Without A Country Under His Watch – Gen Akinrinade Warns

The warnings have continued to stream in from all over the country to the ruling All progressive Congress (APC) and President Muhammadu Buhari regarding Nigeria that is heading to perdition under their watch as a former Chief of Defence Staff, Lt. General Alani Akinrinade has added his voice in calling Buhari to allow the restructuring of Nigeria now otherwise there may soon be no country. The retired general issued the warning on Monday night at a dinner in Osogbo, Osun State in honour of the visiting Chief of Army Staff,…

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Election Riggers In Nigeria’s Kogi State, Others Face US Visa Ban

A visa restriction has been imposed on some individuals in Nigeria by the government of the United States of America led by President Donald Trump for their actions during the November 2019 Kogi and Bayelsa State elections and in the run-up to the September and October 2020 Edo and Ondo state elections. Although elections have not yet held in Edo and Ondo states, the Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, imposed the visa restriction on these individuals due to their conduct in the run-up to the poll. This is according to…

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PDP ‘Uncovers’ Plot To Scuttle Edo Election Through The Court

The National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic party (PDP), Mr Kola Ologbondiyan EDO STATE: The Peoples Democratic Party has cried out over an alleged plot by the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo State, to scuttle the September 19, governorship election through the instrumentality of a frivolous lawsuit according to the National Publicity Secretary of the PDP, Kola Ologbondiyan. Ologbondiyan said the party has credible intelligence that the APC, which was now aware that defeat was imminent has resorted to using fringe political parties to approach the courts…

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NLC Schedules Central Working Committee Meets Wednesday Over Fuel Price Hike

President Nigeria Labour Congress, Comrade Ayuba Wabba Following public outcry regarding the recent increase in electricity tariff and hike in fuel prices in the country, the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has called the meeting of its Central Working Committee (CWC) for Wednesday September 16 just as Nigerians are apprehensive over the compromised stance of the NLC. We gathered that the meeting was convened after President Muhammadu Buhari, had directed the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, to meet with the stakeholders in the Labour sector, especially the Labour…

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Communique Issued Out Of The Regular Meeting Held On Thursday, September 10. 2020

The regular meeting of the Yoruba Summit Group (YSG) has ended. It undertook an in-depth review of the state of Nigeria in relation to the interests and aspirations of the Yoruba Nation. Notable issues that were appraised. These included the Waterways  Bill pending  in the National Assembly, recurrent quest to amend the 1999 constitution, the impending landmark 60th Independence Anniversary date of October 1, 2020, and the mechanism of our involvement in the polity of Nigeria as it is unraveling  politically and economically under the watch of the Buhari administration.…

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Nigeria Becoming A Failed State Under President Buhari – Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo (left) and incumbent President of Nigeria Mohammadu Buhari in whose watch Nigeria appears to be depleting Fearless former President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has stated that Nigeria under President Buhari is becoming a failed state. This is not the first time Obasanjo who also ruled Nigeria as military head of state and civilian president is hitting out on President Buhari who most Nigerians see as a sectional leader. Obasanjo has been critical of President Buhari’s administration as he had expressed his…

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Edo State Election: Police Fortifies Security In Edo, Deploys Top Police Officers

Nigeria’s Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mr Mohammed Adamu, has deployed the Deputy Inspector General of Police in charge of Research and Planning, Mr Adeleye Oyebade, to supervise the general security arrangement for the governorship election in Edo State. The directive we gathered was contained in a statement issued on Friday in Abuja by the Force Public Relations Officer, Mr Frank Mba, who himself is a Deputy Commissioner of Police. The drumbeat of war in Edo State has been unprecedented, which has attracted the attention of not just the police…

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Security Expose: Powerful Forces In Nigeria Want To Kill Me Dr Mailafia Shouts

File photograph of Dr Obadiah Mailafia who fearlessly tells truth to power in Nigeria needs protection for exposing the mischief and wickedness of a certain northern Nigeria state governor and Boko Haram sympathiser Dr Obadiah Mailafia, the former Deputy Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has cried out that his life is in danger because some powerful political forces in the country want to silence him forever even as the Department of State Security (DSS) has ordered him to appear before it for the third time on Monday. The…

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Niger State Sacks 80 Civil Servants Over Fraudulent Activities

80 civil servants in Niger State have been dismissed by the state government over their involvements in fraudulent activities. The government also disclosed that it has uncovered the existence of a fake Commissioner for Agriculture in the state. The Head of Service (HoS), Hajia Salamatu Abubakar, who spoke with the media on Thursday said that the State Executive Council (SEC) has approved the dismissal of the 80 members of its workforce over alleged fraudulent practices. The dismissed workers, Abubakar said, cut across all Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs), adding that…

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Ahead Of Governorship Elections, Ondo State INEC Office Razed By Fire

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu (right) and Mr Eyitayo Jegede of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Information reaching our newsroom has it that there has been a fire outbreak at a section of the Ondo State Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) complex in Akure, the state capital. The cause of the fire outbreak, which raged on Thursday around 8:00p.m. was not immediately known. As the fire, which affected the ICT unit of the INEC rages, we learnt that officials of INEC were said to have contacted the fire station, which is less…

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