EXPOSED: Buhari’s Aide, Lauretta Onochie is an Agent of Fake News

Desperate to be loyal, a media aide to President Muhammadu Buhari, Ms Lauretta Onochie, has been exposed for posting a fake photograph, allegedly of the Peoples Democratic Party’s Sokoto rally, which held on Monday. Also, one Facebook user named Zara Gift Onyinye, posted the same picture and tagged it “This is how it happened in Sokoto […]

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To oil the wheel of progress… By Simon Kolawole

I have a story to tell. In the 1970s, three governments set up national oil companies to engage in exploration, production and refining. Nigeria created the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Norway set up Statoil, and Malaysia established Petronas. Today, Statoil — now renamed Equinor ASA — and Petronas are among the biggest state-owned oil […]

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Delta 2019: Clark Misfired. Ogboru Can Win, “Nothing like Unwritten Power Zoning” – Chief Ideh, 92yrs Old.

Chief Patrick Ideh, 92 years Old former member, House of Representatives has said Chief Edwin Kiagbodo Clark, who he described as his junior brother was being economical with the truth when he claimed recently that, “by the unwritten power zoning arrangement in the state, Delta North Senatorial District Should complete its two terms of eight […]

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Should it be neither Buhari nor Atiku? By Lasisi Olagunju

“SOMETIMES there are no good options,” said The Economist, respected, authoritative international magazine, in February 2015. That was how it started its analysis of that year’s presidential election in Nigeria. It looked at the choice between Goodluck Jonathan and Muhammadu Buhari and said the contest was between “a failed president” and a former dictator “with […]

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2019: Why Buhari will be Defeated – Fr. Mbaka

Popular religious leader and general overseer of The Spiritual Director, Adoration Ministry Enugu Nigeria Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka has said that neither president Muhammadu Buhari nor PDP presidential flagbearer Atiku Abubakar is the answer to Nigeria’s struggles. Mbaka, however, predicted that Atiku will defeat Buhari in 2019 but warned him not to emulate Buhari if […]

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Buhari, Atiku, Obasanjo and the Road Ahead By Olusegun Adeniyi

There are several lessons to learn from the political feud between former President Olusegun Obasanjo and his erstwhile deputy, former Vice President Atiku Abubakar that lasted almost one and a half decades and on which so many people built their own political careers. One, it is the height of folly for anybody, most especially journalists, […]

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PDP, R’APC, ADC, 30 OTHERS FORM COALITION OF UNITED POLITICAL PARTIES (CUPP) TO OUST BUHARI

  Ahead the 2019 general elections, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has merged with over 30 other political parties and have changed its name to Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP). The development came following a meeting the parties had at Musa Yar’Adua’s Centre in Abuja, where leaders of parties signed a Memorandum of Understanding […]

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DANGEROUS ROAD TO APC CONVENTION – Azu Ishiekwene

As members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) gather for the party’s elective convention in Abuja this weekend, the APC can hardly look in the mirror and recognise itself as the vibrant coalition that swept the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) from office three years ago. I still remember Lai Mohammed shelling PDP. The party was […]

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2019 PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE: “WE WONT FORCE BUHARI” – APC, “HE MUST DEBATE” – PDP, OTHERS

A former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar; a former Kano State Governor, Ibrahim Shekarau; and other presidential aspirants interested in contesting in the 2019 election have challenged President Muhammadu Buhari to a debate ahead of the poll if they emerge as their parties’ candidates. The other presidential aspirants who have challenged the President to a debate […]

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SIGN OF THINGS TO COME – SARAKI, EKWEREMADU, DINO MELAYE VISIT NEW PDP CHAIRMAN

Latimore Fred Oghenesivbe: National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus has declared a no VICTOR, NO VANQUISH collective victory principle to pave way for early reconciliation across board, especially those who stormed out of the electoral process while the National Convention lasted. He made the declaration today Monday 11th December, 2017 […]

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