Jonathan SUSPENDS LAMIDO SANUSI AS CBN GOVERNOR, APPOINTS ACTING GOVERNOR Sarah Alade, nominated CBN Gov. Godwin Emefiele.

PRESIDENT JONATHAN SUSPENDS LAMIDO SANUSI AS CBN GOVERNOR, APPOINTS ACTING GOVERNORHaving  taken special notice of reports of the Financial Reporting Council of  Nigeria and other investigating bodies, which indicate clearly that  Mallam Sanusi Lamido  Sanusi’s tenure has been characterized by various  acts of financial recklessness and misconduct which are inconsistent  with the administration’s vision of…

While Emir of Kano educates Jonathan on how to keep Nigerria together, Borno emir narrates his ordeal in the hands of Boko Haram.

 A SOLDIER guarding the home of a  general was one of the casualties of Tuesday night’s Boko Haram’s attack  on Bama, Borno State, it was learnt yesterday.Borno State Police Commissioner Lawal Tanko said General Umar Tukur Buratai was not at home during the attack.“The soldiers succeeded in repelling the  attacks on Buratai, resulting in minimal…

Nigeria: Boko Haram Invades JTF Commander’s Home As Scores Die in Fresh Borno Attacks

Maiduguri — Gunmen suspected to be members of  deadly Boko Haram terrorists, yesterday, evening invaded the residence  of the Commander, Joint Task Force (JTF), Niger Delta, Major General  Tukur Buratai at his country home, Buratai District in Biu Local  Government Area of Borno State, killing two persons including a security  personnel on guard suspected to…

Boko Haram: Our hands are tied — Presidency

Senate  By Henry Umoru & JOHNBOSCO AGBAKWURU  ABUJA—THE Presidency explained, yesterday, why the nation’s security forces have found it difficult to completely flush out from their hideouts, members of the Boko Haram sect, who have massacred innocent people and massively destroyed property in the North Eastern part of the country. It admitted that the situation…

Zoo’s Senate confirms Gusau, Obanikoro, 9 others as ministers

ABUJA — THE Senate, yesterday, confirmed former National Security Adviser, Gen. Mohammed Aliyu Gusau, former Nigerian High Commissioner to Ghana, Musiliu Obanikoro and former governor of Adamawa State, Mr. Boni Haruna, from Zamfara, Lagos and Adamawa states as ministers. Former Nigerian Ambassador to China, Aminu Wali, former Majority Leader, House of Representatives, Mohammed Wakil, Mrs.…

BLOOD OF 3.5 MILLION BIAFRANS IS GOWON’S FEAR THAT WILL REMAIN IN HIM FOR ETERNITY.: Nigerians must be united –Gowon.

Former  Head of State and Chairman, Board of Patrons of the Arewa Consultative  Forum,  General Yakubu Gowon, on Tuesday bemoaned Nigeria’s unending  woes and said the country could only overcome its challenges through the  unity of the citizens.Gowon, who spoke at the inauguration of the new officers of ACF,said no nation could thrive on the…

JONATHAN KEEPS THE POSITION OF CHIEF OF STAFF IN YORUBA LAND, Appoints Arogbofa New Chief of Staff

President Goodluck Jonathan has appointed Brigadier-General Jones Oladehinde Arogbofa as his new chief Of staff. Presidential spokesman, Reuben Abati, said this in a statement today. Jonathan last Monday in controversial circumstances sacked Mike Oghiadomhe as his chief of staff. Abati said Arogbofa’s appointment is with immediate effect, adding that he has taken up his new post at the…

How 45 Directors At The Ministry of Foreign Affairs Colluded With Nigeria’s Attorney General And Minister To Reverse Their Retirement

Some 45 directors at the federal  ministry of foreign affairs have colluded with the highly corrupt  Attorney General of the federation, Mohammed Bello Adoke and the  supervising minister of foreign affairs, Professor Viola Onwuliri to  frustrate their retirement from plum foreign ambassadorial positions in a  situation that may yet redefine retirement of federal civil servants…