BREAKING NEWS: Boko Haram Member Arrested With Some Explosives Materials at NAMA office in Lagos

Boko Haram suspect and alleged manual timer A suspected member of the dreaded Boko Haram sect has been arrested after he allegedly attempted to bomb the Nigerian Airspace Management Authority, NAMA, office in Lagos, according to Thisday. The supect is reportedly in police custody with some explosives materials were found with him. It was also…

S/East APC blasts N’digbo over endorsement of Jonathan

    By GEORGE OKOJIE The founder of LEADERSHIP Newspapers and presidential aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. Sam Nda-Isaiah, yesterday declared that Nigeria was not yet on the path of development.Nda-Isaiah, a member of Asian Think Tank, made the comments as the guest speaker at the City People magazine monthly lecture entitled,…

Nigeria Not Yet On Path Of Development – Nda-Isaiah

By GEORGE OKOJIE The founder of LEADERSHIP Newspapers and presidential aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. Sam Nda-Isaiah, yesterday declared that Nigeria was not yet on the path of development.Nda-Isaiah, a member of Asian Think Tank, made the comments as the guest speaker at the City People magazine monthly lecture entitled, “Moving Nigeria…

Boko Haram: Report Indicts Jonathan Of War Crimes

 By Igho Oyoyo A report by a British newspaper, Daily Independent, UK, has accused the Nigerian government of allegedly committing war crimes by terrorising some of its citizens in its battle against the deadly Boko Haram sect.Relying on a documentary it said will be broadcast this night, the paper reported yesterday that human rights investigators…

Amaechi, Oshiomhole, Minimah Differ On Ending Insurgency

    By ISAIAH BENJAMINRivers State governor Rotimi Amaechi and his Edo State counterpart, Adams Oshiomhole, have expressed divergent views on the effort to end the Boko Haram insurgency.While Amaechi held the view that the federal government cannot bring insurgency to an end unless factors such as corruption, poverty, unemployment and injustice are addressed, Oshiomhole…

Series 5: Lord Sir Frederick Lugard & Royal Niger Company “the creator of Nigeria”

POSSIBLE ALTERNATIVE ITINERARY  EASTWARD   As you have been informed verbally, it is just possible that you may, before leav­ing Jebba or Bajibo, receive a cablegram ‘Lugard Kuka’, meaning char instead of proceeding westward, you will retrace your steps to Lokoja and make your way to Bornu and Lake Chad.

The son of the heartless beast called Gen. Murtala ‘ s son is under pressure to join Kano gubernatorial race 2015

The eldest son of the former Head of State, General Murtala Ramat Muhammad, Alhaji Abba Risqua, yesterday revealed that he was under intense pressure to vie for the gubernatorial seat in 2015.Addressing press at a dinner organized to honour him at Tahir Guest Palace Hotel, Kano the eldest son of late Head of state, explains that, the pressure is coming from political associate, family members and wellwishers across the state.

Series 4: Lord Sir Frederick Lugard & Royal Niger Company “the creator of Nigeria”

OBJECTS OF YOUR JOURNEY WEST   The last sentence conveys the objects of your journey. France has obtained a few treaties with powerful chiefs on  the strength  of which she claims im­mense regions in the great bend of the Niger, known in France as ‘le boucle du Niger’.