Author: Penman

Atiku, Obi, Saraki’s Dubai meeting ridiculous, says APC dep. spokesperson

Romanus Ugwu, Abuja Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Yekini Nabena, has described as ‘comical and ridiculous’, the reason given for the trip by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, his running mate, Peter Obi; Senate President, Bukola Saraki and the party’s National Chairman, Uche Secondus, to Dubai. […]

Aggrieved APC govs, others plot sabotage

Some of the aggrieved governors include Rochas Okorocha (Imo), Ibikunle Amosun (Ogun), Abdulaziz Yari Abubakar (Zamfara) and Rotimi Akeredolu (Ondo). Iheanacho Nwosu, Romanus Ugwu, Abuja As date for final substitution of candidates to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) by political parties inches closer, there is more headaches for the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) as some aggrieved members […]

Illegal fishing activities on Nigeria’s waters worrisome – FG

Lokpobiri decried that “the whole lot of illegal activities going on, where people just come to our waters and after fishing they tranship to another ship…” Okwe Obi, Abuja The Federal Government has expressed displeasure over illegal fishing activities carried out, mostly by foreigners, especially without accountability. Minister of State for Agriculture and Rural Development, Senator […]

Atiku understand Nigeria better than Buhari – Okoko, ex-Ijaw leader

Former President of the Ijaw National Congress (INC) Prof Kimse Okoko has said that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar has better understanding of Nigeria than President Muhammadu Buhari, the candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC). In this interview with VINCENT KALU, the erudite Professor of Political Science, and member of the Southern Leaders of […]

Why I joined the presidential race – Oby Ezekwesili

“Now, enough is finally enough. So, our party is not that unknown. The party actually contested the 2015 presidential elections; it was number four.” Onyedika Agbedo Former Minister of Education, Dr Oby Ezekwesili, is the presidential candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN). In this interview, Mrs Ezekwesili, who had also served as […]

Why I support Executive Order 6 – Balarabe Musa

Yes, I support Executive Order 6 because how can you stop this level of corruption and criminal waste of resources. Kenny Ashaka Left-wing Nigerian politician and former governor of old Kaduna State, Alhaji Balarabe Musa, appears to have soft pedaled on his criticism of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration. Since the emergence of former Vice President […]

Buhari’s integrity makes him better than Atiku, others – David West

Among all the 71 presidential candidates, none of them can contest with Buhari on the question of integrity. Integrity is very important. Oluseye Ojo, Ibadan Former Minister of Petroleum and Energy Prof Tam David-West has said that the 2019 presidential election is between President Muhammadu Buhari of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and former […]

Nigeria blessed with visionless, mediocre leaders – John Dara

  We have leaders who have ideas, visions and wisdom to bridge these gaps and it’s when you bridge those gaps that you will have a united country. Raphael Ede, Enugu Former Presidential Aspirant of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) John Dara says Nigeria seems to have been blessed with visionless and mediocre leaders. In this interview […]

Awoof!! MTN N50 for 5GB, N200 for 20GB

Some of you, by the time you’ll be reading this, the tweak might have been blocked, cleared or discontinue; but if you are smart enough and lucky enough, download all you can now because it might not last up to 48hrs. MTN N50 for 5GB, N200 for 20GB This is simple, Dial *123# Choose option […]

Apple Falls off $1tn Mark as Shares Slide

Apple briefly lost its $1tn valuation on Thursday when its shares fell 7% in after-hours trading despite posting record results. The tech giant’s strategy of charging more for its phones has paid off, with revenues jumping in the last three months despite relatively flat sales Revenues rose 20% to $62.9bn year-on-year, and profits rose 31% to […]