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July 20, 2018 5:28 AM Buhari advises Nigerian doctors against strikes

President Muhammadu Buhari has appealed to medical doctors, to avoid going on strikes, but consider other means of negotiation for better working conditions. Buhari stated this on Thursday, when he received the new executives of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. He urged them to always see their profession as a divine 15

July 19, 2018 2:35 PM 2019: Ben Bruce recommends new pattern of voting

The Senator representing Bayelsa East in the Senate, Ben Murray-Bruce, has recommended a new pattern of voting ahead of the 2019 general elections. The lawmaker wondered why Nigerians cannot vote by text since there are over 100 million phone lines in the country. Tweeting on Thursday afternoon, he suggested that to end vote buying as was widely reported 20

July 19, 2018 4:20 AM Commander, 21 others involved in Chibok girls’ kidnap arrested– The Sun News

“The suspects are Modu, aka Abor, who confessed to being one of the Boko Haram commanders who coordinated and led the kidnapping of the Chibok schoolgirls in 2014 and several attacks on Bama, Gwoza and Mubi towns in Borno and Adamawa states; Mohammed, who confessed to have participated in the Chibok schoolgirls’ kidnapping and co-ordinating suicide bombings 20

July 18, 2018 11:48 AM EPL: Nwakali dropped as Manchester City name 3 other Nigerians in pre-season squad

Nigerian youngster, Chidebere Nwakali has been dropped from Manchester City’s squad for pre-season training tour in the United States of America. A statement on Manchester City’s official website said that the three players of Nigerian decent Tom Dele-Bashiru, Tosin Adarabioyo and Nathanael Ogbeta made the squad for the pre-season tour. Nwakali has been linked 21

July 16, 2018 5:49 PM Daddy Showkey speaks on plan to kill him [VIDEO]

Nigerian Galala singer, Daddy Showkey has spoken on plans by some unnamed people to kill him. He said the death threat was as a result of his being outspoken on topical issues in the country. However, the “Ghetto soldier” crooner said he was not afraid of death, hence those planning his death have not heard the last from him. Daddy Showkey who is known 14

July 15, 2018 11:01 AM Ekiti election: How APC reacted to Fayemi’s victory

The party’s reaction was contained in a statement by Bolaji Abdullahi, the National Publicity Secretary. The Party noted that Dr. Fayemi ran an effective and positive campaign focused on his agenda of rebuilding the economy of the state and returning its lost values of integrity, prudence and decency. APC commended the Independent National Electoral 18

July 13, 2018 6:36 PM Ekiti election: PDP raises alarm over arrest of 500 members

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has claimed that more than 500 supporters of the party have been arrested by the Police ahead of Saturday’s governorship election in Ekiti. Lere Olayinka, Director of Media and Publicity, Kolapo Olusola Campaign Organisation, raised the alarm Friday night. He accused the APC of displaying bias and allegedly working 22

July 13, 2018 7:02 AM 2019 presidency: Why APC members should vote Buhari out of power – Owie

Senator Rowland Owie, erstwhile governorship candidate in Edo State and national leader of the Action Democratic Party, ADP, has called on well meaning Nigerians, including members of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, to join hands and vote President Muhammadu Buhari out in 2019. According to him, since the government came on board in 2015, Nigerians 21

July 12, 2018 11:40 AM Can Obj, Atiku’s CUPP Serve Nigeria A Hot Cup Of Coffee? By Fredrick Nwabufo

In Nigeria, alliance politics is a historical staple. In the 1960s, the NCNC and NPC forged an alliance to stabilise the newly independent country. But the marriage segued from harmony to divorce. The skirmishes among the political parties – NCNC, NPC and AG – heightened the political temperature of the country to a frightening degree, and eventually 17

July 12, 2018 9:44 AM Atiku, Shehu Sani react to recent killings in Sokoto

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has condemned the recent attack in Gandi, Rabah Local Government Area of Sokoto State. Atiku, reacting said the killings of Nigerians show that Nigeria’s internal security is broken. “I’m saddened at reports of killings in Gandi, Rabah Local Government Area of Sokoto State. “With thousands killed while our country 19