$1.1bn Malabu Oil Scandal: APC Asks Jonathan To Come Clean

The All Progressives Congress, APC, has challenged President Goodluck Jonathan to urgently speak out and take action on the monumental Malabu oil scandal that is rocking his Administration and again putting Nigeria under the global spotlight as a corrupt nation. In a statement issued in Lagos on Sunday by its National Publicity Secretary, Lai Mohammed,…

Military arrests soldiers for being ‘moles’ for Boko Haram terrorists

Military authorities prosecuting the war against terrorism in the North East states of Adamawa, Borno and Yobe have arrested several soldiers, who were discovered to have leaked vital security information on the troops’ strategies and tactics to Boko Haram that led to a series of ambush and killing of over 30 Nigerian soldiers in recent times.

FG in a desperate attempt to bribery Oil communities to share $600m annually

If proposals contained in the new Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) were approved by the National Assembly, oil communities in Nigeria would, from next year, share $600 million annually from contributions made by oil firms in the country.The amount may be adjusted pursuant to subsection 334 of the new Act, “to allow for infla­tionary increase.”The Accountant-General of the Federation is being pro­posed to oversee the account.

Buhari & Kwankwaso of APC Islamic brotherhood party go separate ways as consensus plan flops

Efforts by stakeholders in the All Progressives Congress, APC to forge a consensus between two of the major presidential aspirants in the party, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari and Governor Rabiu Kwankwanso have failed. Both men in an apparent determination to slug it out have now formally scheduled dates to declare their aspirations.

Colonel, 15 other in trouble •How they burnt armoured cars and ran away as Boko fighters approached

Another set of officer and soldiers are soon to face a court martial for negligence and destruction of military vehicles and equipment in the ongoing war against Boko Haram insurgents.An authoritative military source disclosed to Saturday Tribune on Friday that a colonel and 15 of his soldiers had abandoned battle after first destroying their

Power must shift back to the Mohammedan emirate of the North comes 2015

A former Inspector General of Police (IGP) and leader of Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), Ibrahim Ahmadu Coomassie, says there is the possibility of power shifting to the North in 2015.The ACF, which Coomassie leads, has been in the fore front of the agitation for power shift to the North..

USA Ambassador to Nigeria why we won’t sell arms to Nigeria

Accuses military of human rights abuse in fight against B’ Haram. DESPITE the urgent need for external support for Nigeria to defeat Boko Haram, the United States (U.S.) has declared that it will not sell arms to the Federal Government.The position of the U.S. was disclosed by the country’s Ambassador to Nigeria, James F. Entwistle.

Obasanjo warns APC: Don’t give Presidential Ticket to Atiku

President Olusegun Obasanjo dislike associating with corruption, OluFamous.Com observed. And he has demonstrated this strong character in his fall out with Ogun PDP strongman, Buruji Kashamu.Anyway, there are strong indications that Olusegun may have warned the All Progressives Congress not to field former Vice-President Abubakar Atiku as its flagbearer in the 2015 elections.Obasanjo, during the…