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…

Yakubu Gowon Nigerians must be united

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…

US To Partner Kano In Fight Against Terrorim

Boko Haram emir Abubakar Shekau makes his first major video appearance  United States Assistant Secretary for African Affairs, Linda Thomas Greenfield, Monday expressed her government’s readiness to work with Nigeria and state governments in the country to help them address security problems bedeviling the nation.  According to Greenfield the September 11 terror experience is still…

HEART BREAKERS, T.A ORJI AND SON HAVE MURDERED SLEEP!; Wife of murdered aide of Abia Governor’s son is seven months pregnant.

The scale of the tragedy that happened at Saturday’s reception for  Governor Theodore Orji of Abia State, South-East Nigeria, is becoming  clearer following the revelation that the wife of the murdered Mr. John  Ndukuba is carrying a seven month pregnancy. The poor woman just  completed her National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) programme last  Thursday, February…

CONFESSION: I was responsible for Amaechi’s 2007 woes not Dr. Peter Odili – Obasanjo.

FORMER  President Olusegun Obasanjo has said that he should be held responsible  for the travails of the Rivers State Governor, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi,  before and after the 2007 governorship election.Obasanjo explained that rather than  blame Dr. Peter Odili, who was Amaechi’s predecessor, the state governor  should realise that he (Obasanjo) was fully in charge and…