Political and Religious scam: While about 100 killed by B’Haram in NorthEast Nigeria despite emergency rule, Jonathan claims Prayer Has Kept Situation In Nigeria Under Control.

President Goodluck Jonathan has attributed the relative peace in the country to prayers offered by different religious faiths.  The made the disclosure on Sunday at the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Olive Tree Parish, Ikoyi, Lagos, where he attended Church service.  The service was attended by the General Overseer of the Church, Pastor Enoch Adeboye,…

Jonathan spends N260bn on 30,000 ex-militants

The Federal Government has spent at least N260bn on ex-Niger Delta  militants between 2009 and 2013 through both the amnesty programme and  oil pipeline protection deals, SUNDAY PUNCH investigations have shown. About N248bn has been spent through the amnesty programme to pay  monthly stipends to ex-militants and on their training, both in the  country and abroad.…

Why A Northern Christian Candidate For President Won’t Work By Sheik Ahmad Gumi

Outspoken Islamic cleric, Sheik Ahmad Gumi has said that a Northern Christian candidate for President under the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) would not work in Nigeria’s 2015 elections. He made the comment while analyzing the political developments in Nigeria in an interview with SaharaTV on Saturday. Northern Christians he said needed to rebuild confidence…