Monthly Archives: May 2019

Anyone Still Crying Foul Over APGA Primaries Should Be Investigated, Says Obiano’s Aide 

…says convention will be rancour-free Raymond Ozoji, Awka Special Adviser to Governor Willie Obiano on Political Matters, Barr. Ifeatu Obiokoye, has said that the national convention of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) slated for Friday 31st May, 2019 will be rancour-free and devoid of infractions. He noted that the convention would be conducted under a tranqquil atmosphere and in ...

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Democracy Day: Obi Calls For Committed Leadership

•Advises Ihedioha on how to succeed The Vice Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Peter Obi, has thanked God for sustaining democracy for 20 years in Nigeria. Obi spoke Tuesday in Owerri during the Inaugural Lecture in honour of the in-coming Governor of Imo State, Hon. Emeka Ihedioha, at the Ahajioku Convention Centre, Owerri, where he was ...

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No New Real Properties, Bank Accounts As Osinbajo Declares Assets

Ahead of the oath-taking ceremony slated for today, 29 May 2019 and in compliance with the requirement of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 (as amended), Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has submitted his assets declaration forms to the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB). The submission by the Vice President follows right after President Muhammadu Buhari submitted ...

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Sitting Too Long Is Killing You

The human body was designed to work hard. Hunting, gathering, and farming all require physical exercise, which keeps the human body active. In today’s society, we treasure the modern conveniences that allow us to both work and relax from the comfort of our desk chair or recliner. While these conveniences make life easier, they also ensure that we do not ...

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Islamic Fundamentalists Killed 30 Christians In Jos Attacks, Arewa Pastors Allege

A group, Arewa Christians and Indigenous Pastors Association, has claimed that about 30 persons were killed and 20 houses burnt by suspected Islamic fundamentalists during the attacks on some churches and areas inhabited by Christians in Jos on Sunday. The group further stated that the attacks confirmed the planned “Fulanisation and Islamisation” of Nigeria, which ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo; a former ...

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Ex-Senators Beg SDP Senatorial Candidate In Anambra To Withdraw Suit Against INEC 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Former senators of Anambra-central senatorial district have made passionate appeal to the candidate of the Social Democratic Party for Anambra-central in the 2019 national assembly elections, Barr. Tony Chukwuelue, to discontinue his lawsuit on the unlawful exclusion of his name and political party from the ballot papers by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The position of ...

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Obi Slams Amaechi Over Opposition To Igbo Presidency, Hails Wike

Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Peter Obi, has slammed the Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, over his recent comments that  Igbo cannot be  President in 2023. Obi asked Nigerians to ignore Amaechi as he is, according to him, first and foremost, not an Igbo man and can therefore not speak for the Igbo. Probed further, Obi ...

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Yoruba, Igbo Leaders Raise Alarm Over Herdsmen’s Siege In The South

Yoruba and Igbo leaders have raised the alarm over the nefarious activities of suspected Fulani herders in the South West, South-South and South East geo-political zones.     Yoruba elders, members of the Ohanaeze, clerics and others in separate reactions, said the entire southern Nigeria has been turned into a killing field by herders, who they claimed have not only laid siege, ...

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Ridiculous Permutations For 2023 Presidential Race

By Casmir Igbokwe Nigeria is an interesting country. Certain issues surrounding the 2019 presidential election are yet to be fully resolved. President Muhammadu Buhari is yet to even take oath of office for a second term in office. But some political antelopes are already getting fatigued from 2023 presidential dance. The drumbeats come from different quarters and the interests are variegated. ...

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