APGA demands Prof. Akinyemi’s resignation as National Conference Deputy Chairman over alleged anti-Igbo stance

APGA demands Prof. Akinyemi’s resignation as National Conference Deputy Chairman over alleged anti-Igbo stance About a decade and a half after he made ostensibly anti-Igbo utterances, Prof. Bolaji Akinyemi’s past today returned to haunt him as the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has demanded his resignation from the on-going National Conference in Abuja. A statement…

Blood flows again in Benue, Borno

From ROSE EJEMBI, Makurdi and TIMOTHY OLANREWAJU, MaiduguriIt was a bloody day for residents of Benue and Borno states yesterday when suspected Fulani herdsmen and Boko Haram killed 70 people, among them five policemen.The bloodbath came despite an appeal by Senate President David Mark, Tuesday urging terrorists to stop the killings even as the Inspector-General…

Nobody Is Satisfied With President Jonathan-Bashir Tofa

…Says: Confab Won’t Take Nigeria Anywhere Bashir Othman Tofa, former presidential flag-bearer of the defunctNational Republican Convention (NRC) and staunch member of the AllProgressive Congress in this interview with selected media men in Kanocondemned President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan’s style of leadership,insisting that the country is in dire need of change. He also spoke on howAPC…