Immigration Deaths: APC Accuses Jonathan of Taking Advantage of Calamities

By Olumide Bajulaiye The All Progressives Congress (APC) has accused President Goodluck Jonathan of taking political advantage of calamities that have befallen Nigeria under his watch, saying giving five millionNaira…

Nigeria/Morocco Phone Controversy: Jonathan Orders Probe

President Goodluck Jonathan has ordered full investigations into the controversy that has erupted over whether or not he had a telephone conversation with His Majesty, King Mohammed VI of Morocco.…

Tinubu’s Claim on ING Baseless

The Director of Media and Publicity of the Peoples Democratic Party Presidential Campaign Organisation (PDPPCO), Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, has described as baseless and false the claim by Senator Bola Tinubu…

President Jonathan Visits Awujale, Pledges to Implement Confab Reports

President Jonathan on Thursday continued his strategic moves to win the South-west votes with a visit to the Awujale of Ijebuland, Oba Sikiru Adetona. Awujale is the head of traditional rulers…

NNPC Renews, Extends Pipeline Protection Contract to Communities   

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has announced the renewal and extension of the pipeline protection contract to some of its host communities. This is contained in a statement issued…

Report: FG Drafts in Foreign Mercenaries to Tackle Boko Haram   

Nigeria has brought in hundreds of mercenaries from South Africa and the former Soviet Union to give its offensive against Boko Haram a shot in the arm before a March…

Morocco Recalls Ambassador from Nigeria

*Says King Mohammed did n’t speak with President Jonathan Morocco has recalled its ambassador from Nigeria, accusing the authorities there of using King Mohammed VI in an election campaign, the…

Fayose Lauds Senate over Obanikoro’s Controversial Clearance

By Demola Atobaba, Ado-Ekiti Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayo Fayose, has commended the Senate for approving the nomination of Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, as a minister of the Federal Republic of…

Labour Party Adopts Jonathan as Presidential Candidate

By Adeola Oladele, Ibadan The National Working Committee of Labour Party has adopted President Goodluck Jonathan as its presidential candidate in this month’s election. This was the outcome of the…

36 Towns Retaken from Boko Haram, Says Omeri

Nigeria said on Wednesday that 36 towns had been retaken from Boko Haram since the start of a four-nation military offensive, voicing hope that the operation could lead to the…