Palpable fear grips “one Nigeria” believers as Biafra prepare for war: Gowon, others urge Britain to invest in Nigeria.

Former Head of State, Gen. Yakubu Gowon, has charged British entrepreneurs to take the lead in investing in Nigeria.Gowon, who identified many areas of strategic partnership between both nations, made the call in London at the Nigerian Business Roundtable organised by the UK Institute of Director as part of the Commonwealth Day celebration.He said both…

Kidnappers Free President Jonathan’s Uncle

The Police in Bayelsa have rescued Chief Nengite Nitabai, 70, PresidentGoodluck Jonathan’s uncle kidnapped on Feb. 23.Mr Hilary Okara, Commisioner of Police in the State, confirmed thedevelopment in a telephone interview with the News Agency of Nigeria inYenagoa on Thursday.He said Nitabai was freed in Odioma community in Brass Local GovernmentArea of Bayelsa.Nitabai, a community…

YET ANOTHER BABY SOLD FROM BIAFRALAND: Imaobong Udoh, Sold Her 3-Day-Old Baby for an equivalent of $1500 (USD)

A nursing mother, Imaobong Udoh has been arrested by the Akwa Ibom State Police Command for allegedly selling her three-day old baby girl for the sum of N260,000.Imaobong UdohThe buyer, Mrs. Regina James; her husband, Mfon James; the traditional birth attendant who delivered the baby, Mrs. Comfort Henry; and Mr Emmanuel Okon, a homeopathic doctor,…

JONATHAN’S GOVT’ FLIP-FLOP: Refineries must be privatised, says Alison-Madueke.

Contrary to denials by the Presidency, the Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Deziani Alison-Madueke, said on Tuesday that the privatisation of the nation’s refineries remained the best way to tackle the problems in the petroleum sector.Alison-Madueke stated this when she appeared before the Joint Senate Committee on Petroleum Resources (Upstream, Downstream and Gas) to defend…

THE ZOO IS IN TROUBLE : Newly appointed Defense Minister Aliyu Gusau has resigned.

Mr. Gusau’s sudden decision to quit President Goodluck Jonathan’s cabinet arose from what the former minister considered an act of insubordination and indiscipline from Nigeria’s top military brass. Several sources at the Defense Ministry told SaharaReporters that Nigeria’s top military officers yesterday refused to have a joint meeting with Mr. Gusau and his deputy, Musikilu…

Duplicitous Atiku Commends Jonathan On 2nd Niger Bridge, knowing full well that it is a scam.

Former Vice President, Alhaji Abubakar Atiku, said, Monday, that the flag off of the construction of the second Niger Bridge by President Goodluck Jonathan was belated, “as the project ought to have been completed before now.” Atiku stated this while delivering a keynote address at the 16th annual conference of African Council for Communication Education.…