Ernest Shonekan head of infamous ING dies in Lagos

Late Chief Ernest Shonekan Chief Ernest Shonekan, head of the infamous Interim National Government in 1993 has died. The former chairman of UAC and its first Nigerian CEO died in Lagos at the age of 85. Shonekan, who was born in Abeokuta, headed the interim Nigerian Government between 26 August and 17 November 1993. The […]

Ojukwu wept on my shoulder for forgiveness over role in war – Amb Ukume

Ojukwu wept on my shoulder for forgiveness over role in war – Amb Ukume Ojukwu (r); Shagari (l) By Joseph Erunke Explains how he convinced Shehu Shagari to grant Ojukwu pardon NIGERIAN Ambassador to Cote D’Ivoire during late President Shehu Shagari’s administration, Denis Ukume, has disclosed that late Biafra warlord, Odumegwu Ojukwu, wept under his […]

Babangida roots for Osinbajo to lead Nigeria in 2023 (How about rooting for an Igbo president? Still one Nigeria?)

Ex-military president Ibrahim Babangida and VP Yemi Osinbajo By Chijioke Okoronkwo In a move that will certainly generate political tremors across the country in the days ahead, former Nigeria’s military president, retired Gen. Ibrahim Babangida on Thursday said Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is the best person succeed President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023.     Osinbajo […]

Jonathan, 8th NASS responsible for insecurity in Nigeria not Buhari

Jonathan, 8th NASS responsible for insecurity in Nigeria not Buhari Goodluck Jonathan and Bukola Saraki The Muslim Rights Concern has blamed former President Goodluck Jonathan and the 8th Nigeria National Assembly under the leadership of Bukola Saraki, for the current security challenges in the North. The group stated this on Saturday while reacting to the […]

I fled to London to save my life, avoid serving in Obasanjo’s govt – Akande

I fled to London to save my life, avoid serving in Obasanjo’s govt – Akande Akande and Obasanjo Former Interim National Chairman, All Progressives Congress, APC, Chief Bisi Akande has revealed that he fled to London to avoid serving in the government of former President Olusegun Obasanjo. He said he feared for his life if […]

Pictures: Former Nigerian President Jonathan reconnects with school mates in a Reunion meet, 40 years after

Former Nigerian President Jonathan reconnects with school mates in a Reunion meet, 40 years after – Urban Life Post Former President Jonathan standing third from right Former school mates of former President Goodluck Jonathan met in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, for a reunion, forty years after graduating from the Univeristy of Port Harcourt in 1981. The […]

How zoning rocked Jonathan’s presidency in 2015 – Nwankwo, ex-minister

From CHIJIOKE AGWU, Abakaliki Chief Fidelis Nwankwo is a former Minister of State for Health under former President Goodluck Jonathan. In this interview with Sunday Sun, Nwankwo who is also a one-time Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Federal Commissioner spoke on the zoning controversy in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and other topical national issues. With […]

Soludo: A Reflection – By Tochukwu Ezukanma

By Tochukwu Ezukanma | Lagos, Nigeria | October 11, 2021: A onetime White House counsel, Richard Goodman, once characterized a great American, Robert Kennedy, as “a constellation of contradictions”. And the famed author, Harry Barnes, described the greatest of the patristic fathers, St Augustine, as a complex combination of opposites. Like most great men, Chukwuma Soludo, […]

Buhari: We are making progress in tackling Nigeria’s security challenge

Lauds US support against terrorism By Deji Elumoye President Muhammadu Buhari has declared that Nigeria was making appreciable progress in solving the myriads of security challenges facing the country. This is just as Nigeria hailed America’s support for the fight against terrorism in the North Eastern zone of the country. The President’s Media Adviser, Femi […]

Obasanjo calls Buhari’s mounting debts criminal

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has questioned President Buhari’s plan to borrow more money, declaring that borrowing to accumulate debt for the next generation is criminal. Obasanjo gave his opinion in an interview with Channels Television on the sidelines of an event in South Africa. Obasanjo cautioned that if the existing debt is left unserviced or […]

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