UMARU DIKKO BURIED

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. Jenny Hafsat Dikko, the British-born widow of late Alhaji Umaru Dikko, former Minister of Transport during the Shehu Shagari’s administration, yesterday, accused the Nigerian and British governme ..

THE PRESIDENT'S ACCEPTANCE SPEECH......FOUR MORE YEARS????

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Address by His Excellency, President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, GCFR On the Occasion of His Declaration of Intent to Run for the 2015 Presidential Elections under the Platform of the Peoples Democratic ..

HOUSE NUMBER 13.......PRESIDENT GOODLUCK JONATHAN AND HIS STERLING LEADERSHIP QUALITIES! By Kunle Rotimi

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I have carefully and objectively studied the personality of Dr Goodluck Jonathan from his debut into party politics. Between 1999 and this time, he started as Deputy Governor in his home Bayelsa State ..

MUHAMMADU BUHARI ...........ARISE O'COMPATRIOT, NIGERIA CALL OBEY.

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Muhammadu Buhari was guilty as as charged. Fela Anikulapo-Kuti was arrested as he prepared to depart Nigeria for a US tour. The charge was that he was trying to smuggle “foreign currency”, 1500 pounds ..

WALAHI TALAHI............................WE ARE ALL BOKO HARAM!!! BY JAIYEOLA AJASA

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BREAKING NEWS!! THE GIRLS ARE STILL MISSING!! Their where about unknown. The sad part, we just do not care...... anymore. How easily Nigerians forget. It feels like a lifetime since more than 200 Nige ..

MUHAMMADU BUHARI.........................................WHAT WOULD JESUS DO?

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Let us begin today's sermon with a parable. A hunter was told about a massive hole. Inside which live a very big animal. Prepared with all the paraphernalia of the trade, the hunter took it as a task ..

PEARLS BEFORE SWINE......A SCOUNDREL CALLED FEMI FANI-KAYODE. JAIYEOLA AJASA

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"Much ado has been made about recent events in South Africa concerning the Nigerian-owned jet that was found loaded with millions of dollars and that was in the process of procuring arms and a fighter ..

Oritsejafor and the politicisation of CAN BY BAYO OLUPOHUNDA

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I am going to begin this piece with a chance encounter I had with the leadership of the Christian Association of Nigeria in the late 1990s. That experience will provide a background into appreciating ..

Who Believes The Lie That There Are More People In The North Than In The South? By Femi Aribisala

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Everything turns upside down in Nigeria. Logic becomes illogical. Wisdom becomes foolishness. Two plus two becomes seven. Hospitals become mortuaries. Stealing is not corruption. Education is a sin. I ..

Who Believes The Lie That There Are More People In The North Than In The South? By Femi Aribisala

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Everything turns upside down in Nigeria. Logic becomes illogical. Wisdom becomes foolishness. Two plus two becomes seven. Hospitals become mortuaries. Stealing is not corruption. Education is a sin. I ..

"BRING BACK ATIKU ABUBAKAR 2015"

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A former Vice-President of the country, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has declared that he has more experience to lead Nigeria than incumbent President Goodluck Jonathan. The Adamawa State-born politician ..

"BRING BACK JONATHAN!!!!!"

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ABUJA—AHEAD of his formal re-election declaration, President Goodluck Jonathan has been adopted as the sole presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) by the National Working Committ ..

HAMZAT FOR GOVERNOR OF LAGOS STATE.

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DR. Kadiri Obafemi Hamzat, the Commissioner for Works in Lagos State is interested in governing the state in 2015. Hamzat, who clocks the golden age of 50 today, speaks on his chances of clinching the ..

Jega and His Traducers -WAZIRI ADIO

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Of recent, Professor Attahiru Jega has come under a hail of criticisms over the distribution of the newly-created polling units. The chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) ha ..

LETTER TO Ola Olukanni...........THE BEAUTYFUL ONES ARE NOT APC.

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The Wolf is at the door, so let me afflict the comfortable. The Laolu Fashuyis, the Evbo-Abel Ogoigbe, the Tunde Oyekunle Oyeleke .Despite a lame economy, BOKO HARAM, THE MISSING GIRLS and widespread ..

INTERVIEW: How APC presidential candidate will emerge — Buhari

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- Former Head of State and a national leader of the opposition All Progressives Congress [APC] Muhammadu Buhari, has given insights into how his party will select its presidential candidate for the 2 ..

YORUBA RONU...........................THE gODS ARE NOT TO BLAME.......

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“The good Obas in Yoruba land who are forthright, firm and always stand by the truth are not up to five, they are just three-Oba Awujale, Oba Akiolu and one other.” ASIWAJU BOLA TINUBU. Once upon ..

BABANGIDA : WE'RE RETUNING TO THE POLITICAL, ECONOMIC PRESCRICTIONS OF MY REGIME

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You can tell a lot about a couple from their display of photographs. Some display photos of themselves with the high and mighty, others choose philosophical inscriptions. When you walk into the palati ..

APC UNPLUGGED ..............THE FALL AND FALL OF ASIWAJU BOLA TINUBU.

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The Iya Ilu is broken. The stick to play the talking drum is missing. Of what use is a drum that cannot speak? It is the deepest despair when there is cause for celebration and there is no music. It i ..

HOUSE NUMBER 12 FEMI ROBINSON........APC has pushed us to the wall:PART 1

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You do not have to be told that every resident in Lagos State has been pushed to the wall by ‘’who you know ‘’. We now have to pay for everything in the equivalent of a foreign currency as if we are p ..

HOUSE NUMBER 13 FEMI ROBINSON.....APC has pushed us to the wall: 2

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Fellow Lagosians, I never said I never liked Fashola. In fact, I rate him higher than most of the Governors I have met and dealt with. That is why I am not criticizing him because I know what he has h ..

We Are At A Dead End - Letter to President Goodluck Jonathan- Dr. Tony Rapu

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More than two millennium ago, the prophet Daniel observed that, "God change the times and the seasons and lifts up kings and deposes them." These are salient words for you as you try to interpret Nige ..

THIS DEMONSTRATION OF CRAZE....CRAZY DEMONSTRATION

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THIS DEMONSTRATION OF CRAZE....CRAZY DEMONSTRATION “We talk ethnicity when it pleases us. It is hypocrisy. You said elections were rigged in 1959, Obasanjo and Maurice Iwu rigged election in 2007. ..

LETTER STEPHEN OKECHUKWU KESHI..............CHOP OUR MONEY.

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Have you heard the news? Super Eagles coach, Stephen Okechukwu Keshi wants the NFF to double his salary and pay him ten million Naira a month. And we are incensed? People are wishing Boko Haram on the ..

HOUSE NUMBER 13- Lasisi Taofeek - LAGOS PEOPLE, NIGERIANS SHINE YOUR EYES -

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Years back I was amused when Bola Ahmed Tinubu, a former governor of Lagos State, during his tenure, associated himself with the great Indian - Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, also known as Mahatma Gandhi ..

LETTER TO AKINWUNMI AMBODE..........THE ASIWAJU BOLA TINUBU WAY.

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One tree cannot make a forest. But if your name is Asiwaju Bola Tinubu and the State is Lagos State. One tree can of course make a forest. The absurdity of that outlandish statement is not lost on me. ..

Jonathan’s Efforts at Tackling Boko Haram, Finding Schoolgirls, by Abati

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The Special Adviser to the President, Media and Publicity, Dr. Reuben Abati, has decried the misconception that his principal, President Goodluck Jonathan, has consciously adopted a “do-nothing” strat ..

HOUSE NUMBER 13 Chibok and the failure of reporting - LANRE IDOWU.

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INSECURITY as typified by the Boko Haram menace, BHM, must rank as one of the longest running stories in the Nigerian media. For five years now, the BHM has unrelentingly hugged the headlines and rede ..

HOUSE NUMBER 13.....WHY THE CONSPIRACY AGAINST BOLA TINUBU WILL FAIL...- KEHINDE BAMIGBETAN

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First, my prejudice: I am committed to the promotion, elevation and celebration of Bola Ahmed Tinubu. Just like lovers of Chief Awolowo, I wear caps with his chain logo. I understand him and I have ..

Ekiti Poll: My Take Away Guest Columnist: Babatunde Fashola

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As the ink is yet to dry on the analysis of the results of the recent Ekiti poll and the landslides that are reminiscent of 1983 under the now-defunct NPN (National Party of Nigeria) now seems like ch ..

HOUSE NUMBER 13.........Why we need to be grateful to Abacha-BY AZUKA ONWUKA

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Former Head of State, Gen. Sani Abacha, unwittingly did Nigeria a big favour regarding our democracy. On May 29, 2014 Nigeria celebrated its 15 years of unbroken democracy in the Fourth Republic, whic ..

Police raid kidnappers training school, arrest 37

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Police raid kidnappers training school, arrest 37 The Abia State Police Command says it has raided one Ugorji compound at the Obingwa Local Government Area used by hoodlums as “a training school fo ..

Nigeria: Abuja bomb blast in Wuse district kills 21

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A bomb attack on a busy shopping district in Nigeria's capital, Abuja, has killed at least 21 people and injured 52 more. The blast, near the popular Banex plaza shopping complex in Wuse district, ..

THE VOICE OF THE EKITI PEOPLE...............THE VOICE OF GOD.

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THE VOICE OF THE EKITI PEOPLE...............THE VOICE OF GOD. Our road to ruin. The lessons the APC will NEVER learn are these: ONE, in politics you have to keep explaining who you are, what makes ..

HOUSE NUMBER 13.... WAZIRI ADIO - Ekiti and Osun States as Political Battlegrounds

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The governorship elections in Ekiti State this Saturday, and in Osun State on August 9, will generate interests and anxieties beyond the two states. It should be expected. These are single-state elect ..

LETTER TO Ose Oyamendan......HOPE DERAILED. ON JUNE 12 WE STAND....

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You cannot hide behind one finger. Let the argument begin in earnest: Bashorun MKO Abiola was the greatest President we never had in Nigeria. Discuss. He had the ingredients and the name recognition, ..

Accused of N600 million fraud, Lagos Speaker says God approved governorship ambition-Nicholas Ibekwe

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Nicholas Ibekwe Adeyemi Ikuforiji, Lagos State Assembly Speaker. [Photo: spyghana.com] “I have called on God concerning my ambition and He has given me the approval to go ahead.” ———————————————— ..

HOUSE NUMBER 13. Where Is Daddy PASTOR G O? EBENEZER OBADARE

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Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye, the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) is missing. I mean hiding. No, he has not fled the country. He is, as it should be, in fine fettle, di ..

Chilling revelations: escaped chibok girl raped 15 times by 15 men every day

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More chilling revelations have emerged to shed some light on the agonising experience of the missing Chibok girls, based on the account of one of the escapees. Three of the girls have so far escape ..

Three Killed As Biafra Secessionists Attack Nigerian Broadcast Station-PREMIUM TIMES

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By Ogala Emmanuel At least one police officer and two others died, Thursday, in Enugu, southeast Nigeria, after secessionists promoting the re-emergence of Biafra attempted to take over a broadcast s ..

Missing $20b: How Nigerian Senate Report Indicted Diezani, NNPC

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By Timi Frank Despite widely circulated misinformation and misinterpretations about the recently released report of the Senate Committee on Finance that investigated the alleged unremitted $20billion ..

Nigerians Just Hoping On Emptiness-By A.S.M Jimoh

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Nigerians and Nigeria are two wonderful objects that defy nature. While Nigeria represents all that make a country to be successful, yet it remains a failed state. People who are less harsh say failin ..

How Saraki, Tinubu, Odili, Others Rob Their States Blind Through Obnoxious Pension Laws

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Former Lagos Gov and APC leader, Bola Tinubu By Ini Ekott A massive public outcry forced Akwa Ibom Governor, Godswill Akpabio, to backtrack on a scandalous multi billion pension plan for himself and ..

WHY I LEFT APC..... BY FEMI FANI-KAYODE

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I declared for the APC in June last year in Ado Ekiti, Ekiti state well before the party was registered by INEC. I formally joined the party, amidst great pomp, ceremony and fanfare, on 7th February 2 ..

How Nyako Funds Boko Haram…Hilux trucks traced to Govt House…They were stolen says GOVT

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There are now strong indications that the effort of the military and other security operatives against insurgents may not yield the desired results soon, as some very powerful persons in the governmen ..

BABA IYABO SPEAKS......

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BABA IYABO SPEAKS......

How The Emir Of Gwoza Was Murdered In Open Street By Boko Haram

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The Borno State Government has announced the murder of the Emir of Gwoza, Alhaji Idrissa Timta, by gunmen believed to be members of the Boko Haram militant sect. A statement signed by Ambassador Ba ..

Boko Haram Kills Emir of Gwoza in Highway Ambush

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The Royal father, the Emir of Gwoza, Alhaji Idrissa Shehu Timta was on Friday murdered by men suspected to be members of the outlawed Boko Haram sect in a highway ambush. The emir, according to w ..

LETTER TO MY FELLOW NIGERIANS....WE HAVE NINETY NINE PROBLEMS ( THE REMIX)

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Mr Jonathan who leads a corrupt government that has little credibility......New York Times. Public ignorance is a useful tool of the governing classes. When we put on JAIYEOLA STREET the fact that ..

HOUSE NUMBER 13 ....AKINWUNMI AMBODE.......My Reflections on Lagos State at 47

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Reminiscences! As the good and great people of Lagos State celebrate the 47th Anniversary of its historic creation today, waves of nostalgia sweep yours truly from the vast Atlantic Ocean, through the ..

LETTER TO MY FELLOW NIGERIANS.......WE HAVE NINETY NINE PROBLEMS.........

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CHAI!!!! There goes that signature DAME word again. It is stuck in my head. DAME Jonathan's fifteen minutes of fame is gone but the word is still stuck in my head. CHAI!!!....... Our fifteen minutes o ..

A NATION AFFLICTED

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“If they ever tell my story let them say I walked with giants, men rise and fall like the Winter wheat but these names will never die... Let them say I lived in the time of Hector, tamer of horses...l ..

President Jonathan Allegedly Has A Second Wife

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The Elites publishes that unknown to most Nigerians, President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has another wife, aside from the First Lady, Dame Patience Ibifaka (née Oba). The existence of his second wife, M ..

GEJ’s 2nd Wife, Mrs Lott J, Is Diezani Alison’s Cousin

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President Goodluck Jonathan is married to two women… His second wife, Mrs Lott Jonathan aka Lott J is a top secret GEJ has managed to keep away from Nigerians. Mrs Lott J is the mother of President ..

The Lamentations Of Chinua Achebe...............

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The Lamentations Of Chinua Achebe............... Being a Nigerian is abysmally frustrating and unbelievably exciting. - Chinua Achebe. Chinua Achebe was there when Nigeria started. He was excite ..

What Do APC, Nigerian Leaders Stand For? By Okey Ndibe

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The All Progressives Congress (APC) is now frequently called Nigeria’s main opposition party or group. Which designation raises the question: what exactly does the APC stand for? Or—a different questi ..

PASTOR TONY RAPU: IS GOODLUCK JONATHAN THE BIBLICAL URIAH?

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Dr. Tony Rapu heads the group of ministries comprising This Present House, God Bless Nigeria and The Waterbrook. He posted an interesting article on President Goodluck Jonathan on his official Face ..

Boko Haram: President Jonathan To Leave For France

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President Goodluck Jonathan said today he is looking forward to this weekend’s summit on the Boko Haram insurgency which is being hosted by France. Welcoming to the Presidential Villa the British ..

OLA OLUKANNI .........PRAYER FOR NIGERIA

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Let Us Pray For Nigeria Our Eternal GOD Hallow be your Holy Name We thank you for knitting the people of the River Niger area together to form the nation Nigeria We thank you for the abundant natur ..

OLA OLUKANNI .........PRAYER FOR NIGERIA

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Let Us Pray For Nigeria Our Eternal GOD Hallow be your Holy Name We thank you for knitting the people of the River Niger area together to form the nation Nigeria We thank you for the abundant natur ..

HOUSE NUMBER 13 DEEDOC OLA..........Ladies and Gentlemen,

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I seldom differ from the write-ups of well meaning Nigerians on this page but i beg to differ on this progression of military resurgence, picking up harms for revolution. Where did the military juntas ..

LETTER TO PRESIDENT BARRACK OBAMA...............ASO ROCK. NEXT TIME!!!

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The greatest achievement of the Presidency of Goodluck Ebele Jonathan is bringing to Nigeria, United States Military Intelligence. They are in town to help solve the Chibok unfortunate drama. Gbosa!!! ..

GENERAL MUHAMMADU BUHARI, GCFR ON BOKO HARAM

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The challenge of BH is not and should not be considered as a PDP/APC or GEJ issue. It's a challenge to our sovereignty and corporate existence as a nation. It should not be denigrated as a Kanuri or H ..

THERE IS GOD OOOOOO...........

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THERE IS GOD OOOOOO........... The whole world is shouting. World leaders are calling for action. Patience Jonathan wept. Even Michelle Obama spoke. Barak Obama, the President of the United States is ..

OUR MOTHER IN ISRAEL......BY WASIU SHODEINDE.

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After reading the many faux pas of the Nigerian first lady: Patience Jonathan, I became curious and wanted to know more about the educational background of the woman whose many utterances have become ..

Michelle Obama: It's Time to Bring Back Our Girls

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Michelle Obama added her voice to the global campaign to bring home the missing Nigerian girls, who were kidnapped from their school on April 15. SEE ALSO: Bring Back Our Girls: Why the World Is Fi ..

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