Naira-Yuan Deal: A Fool’s Dream–Edward Oparaoji

Naira-Yuan Deal: A Fool’s Dream–Edward Oparaoji

🕔09:30, 30.Apr 2016

Since giving away the “store” to China, with the Naira-Yuan swap, the Muhammadu Buhari administration has been making strenuous efforts to justify the awful deal. The intended benefits are to reduce the demand for the United States dollar in trade

Read Full Article
Be Not Deceived: There’s No Anti-Corruption War Going On– Femi Aribisala

Be Not Deceived: There’s No Anti-Corruption War Going On– Femi Aribisala

🕔09:26, 30.Apr 2016

I was invited to a Roundtable on Corruption by the Law Faculty of the University of Lagos, only to discover that some “Buharideens” had highjacked the occasion and were inclined to use it as a platform to promote the onslaught

Read Full Article
Oba of Benin Is Dead

Oba of Benin Is Dead

🕔09:17, 30.Apr 2016

The Oba of Benin is dead. The announcement was made on Friday afternoon by the Iyase of Benin, Chief Sam Igbe. Born on June 22nd, 1923, His Royal Majesty (HRM), Omo n’Oba n’Edo Uku Akpolopkolo Erediauwa was the 38th Oba

Read Full Article
Tompolo Distances Self from ‘Avengers Group’ — Omon-Julius Onabu

Tompolo Distances Self from ‘Avengers Group’ — Omon-Julius Onabu

🕔04:35, 30.Apr 2016

— Omon-Julius Onabu in Asaba   Former militant and former member of the defunct Movement for the Emancipation of Niger Delta (MEND), Chief Government Ekpemupolo has denied links with the fledging militant group in the Niger-Delta region which calls itself

Read Full Article
Senate Summons Service Chiefs over Gruesome Herdsmen Attacks — Omololu Ogunmade

Senate Summons Service Chiefs over Gruesome Herdsmen Attacks — Omololu Ogunmade

🕔04:46, 29.Apr 2016

— Omololu Ogunmade in Abuja •Sets up committee to hold public hearing The Senate on Thursday summoned the service chiefs to appear before it and explain why persistent attacks on innocent Nigerians by Fulani herdsmen have continued unchecked. The upper chamber

Read Full Article
Dr. Okonjo-Iweala: A leader worth Emulating — Uzoma Ngozi

Dr. Okonjo-Iweala: A leader worth Emulating — Uzoma Ngozi

🕔02:47, 28.Apr 2016

— Uzoma Ngozi   The direction of Nigeria’s socio-political environment saddens my heart. Politicians from all sides have decided to adopt a destructive political system that is inimical to the progress of the country. Hardly can one identify in our

Read Full Article
Clinton On The Verge With Big Wins In Maryland, Pennsylvania, Connecticut and Delaware

Clinton On The Verge With Big Wins In Maryland, Pennsylvania, Connecticut and Delaware

🕔15:10, 27.Apr 2016

Hillary Clinton is on the verge of victory in the Democratic presidential primary, winning in Maryland, Pennsylvania, Connecticut and Delaware on Tuesday night. Her rival, Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont, won in Rhode Island. Clinton already appeared to be on

Read Full Article
Fulani Herdsmen: The Truth Is Coming Out

Fulani Herdsmen: The Truth Is Coming Out

🕔13:30, 27.Apr 2016

— Gboyega Adejumo As we can see, there are huge stories all still in play and all affecting each other in different ways. What is clear is that we are indeed in the “quickening” of this entire scheme and that

Read Full Article
House Summons DG, DSS over Enugu Killings, Ugwuanyi Sues for Peace

House Summons DG, DSS over Enugu Killings, Ugwuanyi Sues for Peace

🕔04:08, 27.Apr 2016

— Senator Iroegbu, Damilola Oyedele in Abuja, Christopher Isiguzo in Enugu and Emmanuel Ugwu in Umuahia MASSOB issues 30-day ultimatum to Buhari to end attacks Following the alleged murder of about 48 persons in Ukpabi, Nimbo community of Uzo-Uwani Local

Read Full Article
World Bank Raises 2016 Oil Price Forecast to $41 per Barrel

World Bank Raises 2016 Oil Price Forecast to $41 per Barrel

🕔03:40, 27.Apr 2016

— Obinna Chima in Lagos and Kasim Sumaina in Abuja • Offers to support Nigerian govt Amid improving market sentiment and a weakening dollar, the World Bank has raised its 2016 forecast for crude oil prices to $41 per barrel

Read Full Article