Don’t Judge Me By Your Standard, Kwankwaso Warns Jonathan

By SaharaReporters, New YorkGovernor Rabi’u Musa Kwankwaso of Kano state has described as imaginary and baseless the claim made by President Goodluck Jonathan that the state government cannot account for the money received from the Federation Account as all money collected by the state government was judiciously spent as every single kobo spent was properly…

Empty-bellied Threats: Boko Haram will pay for Abuja blast — Jonathan.

by Olalekan AdetayoPresident Goodluck Jonathan on Saturday promised Nigerians that those behind the recent Nyanya bomb blast in Abuja that left about 86 persons dead would be punished.Jonathan made the promise in his remarks at the Fourth Presidential National Prayer Breakfast held at the Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa, Abuja.He said his prayers were…

Mr Emmanuel Uchenna Okoye disappears in Lagos

By EMEKA ANOKWURU• Abandons pregnant wife with 2 kids• Man’s family fights over propertyEleven months after a promising businessman, Mr Emmanuel Uchenna Okoye left his Lagos home, no one seems to know whether he is dead or alive. While the family believes that Okoye, who until his disappearance, shuttled between Nigeria and Spain as well…

Cross River: 8 feared dead in communal clash

By JUDEX OKORO, Calabar Barley a week after about 15 persons were reportedly killed in a clash between Ediba and Usumutong communities in Abi, eight persons are again feared dead while about 15 are reported to have suffered gunshotwounds in Obudu local government of Cross River over the ownership for a parcel of farm land.…

Boko Haram Attack Military Base, 44 People Killed

By Bintexhimself 44 terrorists and four Nigerian soldiers died when brave troops battled Boko Haram fighters, turning their attempt to mission to a military base in Bulanbuli, near Damboa, Borno State, into a misadventure.  The encounter by took place between 12am and 6am yesterday The Director of Defence Information, Maj-Gen. Chris Olukolade, confirmed that there…

2nd Niger Bridge Jonathan’s political gimmick: Why we suspended work on 2nd Niger Bridge — Minister

by: Frank Ikpefan, Abuja  The Minister of Environment, Mrs. Laurentia Mallam, admitted yesterday that the Federal Government erred in commencing work on the construction of the Second Niger Bridge without consideration for the Environmental Impact Assessment Law, EIA. Government,according to her, failed to comply with the requirements of the EIA law in embarking on the project.…

Imo Guber Forget 2015 Election, Owerri Tell Mallam Okorocha

The People of Owerri zone, mainly the clans that own the Owerri Federal Capital territory have told the incumbent Governor of Imo State, Owelle Rochas Okorocha to count them out in his second term bid to governor the state, as they have agreed in unison that his first outing unleashed on them untold hardships, following the unauthorized confiscation of their ancestral lands on the alleged instruction of the Governor.The Owerri Federal Constituency, mainly Owerri North, Owerri West, Owerri Municipal and part of Mbaitoli and Ikeduru LGAs are grumbling that under Okorocha’s supervision their lands have been acquired by Government

Ex-Ghanaian President warns FG on Boko Haram terrorists

TWO former Heads of State, Gen.Ibrahim Babangida and Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar led other Nigerian and Africa leaders to the 70th birthday celebration of the former Foreign Affairs Minister and National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Tom Ikimi in Igueben, Edo State, as the former Ghanaian President, Jerry Rawlings warned the Federal Government that military alone cannot stop the insurgency being perpetrated by Boko Haram. He pleaded that as the most populous African nation,Nigeria must not allow the International community to come into its affairs due to the prevailing insecurity, asserting that the war on terror would be won if all