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Al-Mustapha charge youths to take over leadership

Major Hamza Al-Mustapha at the Young Leadership Association of Nigeria (YLAN) event

*Be honest. Be sincere. Don’t allow their rhetorics to sway you. Former military aide of General Sani Abacha, Major Hamza Al-Mustapha, has charged at the nation’s youth population to be prepared for the rough road towards taking leadership of the nation if they appreciate where the locus of their power …

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Fayose Defies PDP, declares 2019 presidential ambition

Fayose Ayodele declaring for 2019 Presidential election

*Vows to make Buhari “one term president” By Sandra Onyekwere Mr. Peter Ayodele Fayose, Governor of Ekiti State, Thursday, officially declared to contest the 2019 Presidential Election under the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), with a vow to defeat the incumbent, President Mohammadu Buhari, in a free and fair election. Gov. Fayose declaration …

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Recall: Melaye, staffers avoids INEC service

Dino Melaye...NUJ overrules award to be given to him

*Next plan of INEC to serve him unclear yet By Sandra Onyekwere As if to respond and dispel the opinion paraded by Senator Dino Melaye when he asserted that the recall process against him is over by virtue of the expiration of the 90 days prescribed by law, officials of …

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By law, I’m no more facing recall again – Dino Melaye

Senator Dino Melaye...no more recall

*The 90 days prescribed by law is over Senator representing Kogi west, Dino Melaye, on Monday claimed that he is no longer facing any recall by his constituents since the 90 days stipulated in the constitution has already expired. Addressing journalists in Abuja, Melaye explained that 90 days stipulated in the …

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36 State Houses of Assembly Endorse LG Autonomy

Speakers of Houses of Assembly with the Yola monarch

*Devolution of power is for sustainable growth Speakers of the 36 State Houses of Assembly have unanimously endorsed local government autonomy for grassroots development in the country. This was part of the resolutions adopted Monday at the conference of Speakers of state legislatures of Nigeria in Yola, with all the …

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Legislators’ pay: SERAP not convinced after meeting Saraki

Senator Bukola Saraki President of Nigerian Senate...could not convince SERAP

*Meeting with Saraki raises more questions than it answers Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) commended Bukola Saraki, the Senate President, for granting audience to its representatives on Thursday to discuss issues relating to details of annual salaries and allowances of the nation’s lawmakers. The organisation said Saraki did not …

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We need a new generation of leders – Mitchel Obi

Mitchel Obi...urges Fred Edoreh on

*Urges Fred Edoreh on Presidency of Nigeria Leader of the Africa body of sports journalists, Mitchel Obi, has urged Mr. Fred Edoreh not to look back on his aspiration to emerge as the President of Nigeria by mobilising the mass of the people to bring the circus of political deceit …

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Supreme Court stamps Hembe sack from Reps

Herman Hembe

*Awarded another N1million judgment cost Supreme Court has upheld its initial judgement ordering Herman Hembe, who represented Vandeikiya/Konshisha Federal constituency of Benue State at the House of Representatives, to vacate his seat at the National Assembly. Hembe had approached the Supreme Court again asking it to refer his case to …

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Former PDP Senator, Kabir Jibril, is dead

Senate sets up another committee on Maina...her hands is soiled with red blood too

Senator Kabir Jibril, who represented Kaduna Central Senatorial District, is dead. He died on Tuesday and has been buried according to Islamic rites. Cause of his death was not named yet. The deceased was at the National Assembly on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) between 2007-2011. He …

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2014 Confab was a gathering of thieves – Gov Akeredolu

Rotimi Akeredolu Ondo state governor...had to sack the protesting athletes for indiscipline

*Gani Adams, Yinka Odumakin are thieves, fraudsters *Afenifere caused underdevelopment of south west Ondo State governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, (SAN) has thrown a dragnet of tantrum at two prominent Yoruba representatives at the 2014 national Confab saying that the gathering itself was that of thieves. The governor dropped the bombshell during …

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