Month: April 2015

NIGERIAN MILITARY LIBERATE GWORZA, BOKO HARAM CALIPHATE HQ

The Nigerian Military on its website on Thursday disclosed it has sacked the dreaded Islamic terrorist group Boko Haram from its phantom caliphate headquarters in Gworza. Read statement after the cut: Sequel to the violent and heinous crimes perpetrated by terrorists in North Eastern Nigeria, the Armed Forces of Nigeria was tasked to halt the […]Read More

IDENTITY OF RESCUED VICTIMS FROM SAMBISA FOREST TO WAIT –

The Nigerian military has said the identity of the rescued women and girls numbering about 293 would have to wait as the military has rescued more women and girls thereafter in its ongoing effort to rid Boko Haram from Sambisa forest and the rest of the North East. This was disclosed at a press briefing today in Abuja […]Read More

CHELSEA DRAWS CLOSER TO TITLE WIN AS MOURINHO BRAGS

Chelsea extended their lead over both Manchester City and Arsenal to 13 points with a win over Leicester on Wednesday that showcased their character. Chelsea having an unbeaten record in 14 league match, can secure the BPL crown for the first time since 2010 with victory against Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge on Sunday. Leicester lost Andy […]Read More

DON'T TAKE MY MAGNANIMITY FOR COWARDICE – PRESIDENT JONATHAN TO

In what appars to be a clash betwen the transition committee just set up by President-elect Gen Muhammadu Buhari and that of outgoing President Goodluck Jonathan, the President through a member of the FG transition committee and Minister of National Planning, Abubakar Suleiman passed the message across to Buhari and his team. The Minister while addressing reporters […]Read More

DOCUMENTARY ON BUHARI FACTUALLY CORRECT – HE LACKS POWER TO

In an interview Premium Time DAAR Communication PLC Chief Raymond Alegho Dokpesi reacted to the ban on AIT an arm of DAAR PLC from covering the activities of the President-elect. “I am sure that the President-elect needs to be reminded of Decree 4, and he should be clearly reminded that section 32 of the constitution […]Read More

IDENTITY OF FOUR NIGERIANS EXECUTED IN INDONESIA ON TUESDAY

Indonesia government said it executed 8 convicted drug traffickers by firing squad yesterday despite international appeal to spare their lives. Of the 8, four are Nigerians although the Nationality of one of them, Martin Anderson is in dispute Indonesia has zero tolerance on drug trafficking Anyone caught faces death. Many Nigerians in the past decade have […]Read More

'DEEPEST WOUND' [A NOVEL] – PART III: WE MEET AGAIN

A call from the receptionist woke him up at ten that night. A woman had shown up claiming to have an appointment with him but has forgotten his room number and her cell phone battery is too low so that she could not reach him. “What’s her name?’ Jide asked. “Natasha sir.” Jide held the […]Read More

293 RESCUED WOMEN FROM SAMBISA FOREST YET TO BE IDENTIFIED

In what appeared to be a major success against Boko Haram, the Nigeria military has claimed it has rescued 200 girls and 93 women from Sambisa forest. it said via its twitter account some hours ago that the rescue took place yesterday afternoon and the identification of the rescued victims is ongoing.       […]Read More

PRESIDENT JONATHAN ORDERS RELEASE OF REPORT ON NNPC ACCOUNT [PRESS

PRESIDENT JONATHAN ORDERS IMMEDIATE RELEASE OF REPORT OF FORENSIC AUDIT OF NNPC ACCOUNTS, DISMISSES ALLEGATION OF LAST MINUTE LOOTING, RUSHED PRIVATISATION AND HURRIED RECRUITMENT INTO FEDERAL PUBLIC SERVICE We have noted with concern, the allegation by the spokesman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Alhaji Lai Mohammed that officials of the Federal Government are engaged […]Read More

THERE MUST BE REPERCUSSIONS FOR PARTISAN MEDIA – LAI MOHAMMED

IN response to the public condemnation Buhari’s ban on AIT from covering his activities based on the hate campaign against his presidential bid ran on AIT, the APC through its National Publicity Officer, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said the AIT and other media organisation were free to cover the President-elect. The press statement released in Abuja […]Read More