Ijaw-group

The Ijaw leader North cannot stop Jonathan

THE core North cannot stop President Goodluck Jonathan in 2015 if he decides to seek second term due to four main reasons,the national Vice-President of Ijaw National Congress, Mr Ebieridei Ambaiowei, has said. The congress, an umbrella body of all Ijaws, recently decided to dialogue with other ethnic associations on the 2015 presidential election, even…

Dr-Fredrick-Fasehun

UPN demands probe on deportation of the Igbos

The Unity Party of Nigeria has called on the police and non-governmental organisations to investigate the detention and deportation of about 70 Nigerian citizens from Lagos, without trial, and prosecute Lagos State officials involved for possible human rights violations. The UPN added that the state government should publicly apologise, compensate and rehabilitate all the victims…

Dr-Alex-Ekwueme

Five Northern Governors meet Dr Ekwueme

The Presidency, yesterday, raised the alarm that five northern governors, who currently moving round the country are holding consultations with political stakeholders in Nigeria, have a hidden agenda to ease President Goodluck Jonathan out of the 2015 election “in order to enhance their selfish political interest”. According to the Presidency, the so-called consultations by the…