Nigeria earns N475bn from India, Netherlands, Brazil in one month yet Jonathan want loan of $1bn TO FIGHT BOKO HARAM1

File Photo: Crude OilSpecifically, the three countries accounted for more than a third of Nigeria’s crude export in February, purchasing 26.75 million barrels of oil.Specifically, India purchased 10.44 million barrels of crude oil from Nigeria in the month under review, followed by the Netherlands, with 9.385 million barrels, and Brazil 6.922 million barrels.Using an average…

Nigeria’s unity not negotiable —Maitama Sule

By AbdulSalam MuhammadKANO— Former Nigerian Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Alhaji Maitama Sule, yesterday warned northern youths against being used to compromise the unity of the country, asking them to embrace dialogue.Sule, who spoke in Kano when  the leadership of Arewa Youth Development Forum paid him a courtsey visit, said dialogue was the best…

Source: VANGUARD Anambra to shutdown 486 special exam centres

By EMMANUEL UZOR, Onitsha on July 22, 2014 · NationalNo fewer than 486 magic examination centres identified in  Anambra State  are to be shutdown by the state government as part of official measures to curb examination malpractices in the education sector.The state Commissioner for Education, Prof Kate Omenugha, who gave the hint during the 10th…

2015: Jonathan cannot win in any northern state — Kwankwaso

BY Soni DanielAbuja—Apparently preparing the ground for formal declaration of his presidential ambition, Kano State Governor, Rabio Musa Kwankwaso, yesterday, launched series of verbal attacks on President Goodluck Jonathan, accusing him of failing to provide security for lives and property in Nigeria.Kwankwaso, therefore, concluded that it would be difficult for Jonathan to win election in…

Buhari President Jonathan has declared war on Nigeria

Former Head of State and chieftain of the opposition All Progressives Congress, APC, General Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, x-rayed current political developments in the country and concluded that Nigeria was headed for the brink.He, therefore, appealed to President Goodluck Jonathan to “pull Nigeria back from the brink”.Highlighting some of the developments which informed his conclusion in a statement issued, yesterday, in Kaduna, General Buhari said that in his capacity as

Northern delegates move to kill National Conference report

Northern delegates have initiated moves to kill the final report of the National Conference. They met at a highbrow hotel in Abuja at the weekend to ensure that the report does not see the light of day.The conference, which ended abruptly last week, is to review and adopt its report on August 4, preparatory for presentation to President Goodluck Jonathan.

Northern group submits bill seeking registration of southerners in living the North

The Concerned Arewa Citizens today submitted a bill to the Kaduna House of Assembly seeking a law to provide for the registration of southerners in Kaduna and other parts of Northern Nigeria.The Kano-based group, which submitted the Bill and covering letter jointly signed by its President and Secretary, Audu Bulama Bukarti and Sanusi Umar Sadiq, urged the state assembly to pass the bill as quickly as possible.