ALAO-AKALA: LP LAMBASTS APC, ACCORD! Less we forget

The fact that the two major contending parties in Oyo State, the APC and the Accord Party, have been lobbying round to woo Chief Adebayo Alao Akala, our gubernatorial candidate for the 2015 elections is suggestive that he, Akala is the most credible and the man to beat at the elections, the Labour Party has … Continue reading ALAO-AKALA: LP LAMBASTS APC, ACCORD! Less we forget

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Bayelsa Election: PDP hails Bayelsans, berates ‘compromised’ security operatives, INEC

The national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) commends the courage of the people of Bayelsa state in fearlessly curtailing APC’s rigging machinery, which led to the cancellation of the fabricated elections in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area. The party said but for the bravery of Bayelsans in standing up for their votes against … Continue reading Bayelsa Election: PDP hails Bayelsans, berates ‘compromised’ security operatives, INEC

Nigeria continues airstrikes on Boko Haram bases, destroys 11

Nigeria’s military says it has carried out air strikes against militant Islamist group Boko Haram “deep inside” the Sambisa forest, destroying at least 11 of its bases. Advancing ground troops killed several of the militants, and rescued civilians – including women and children – held captive, it added in a statement. Three soldiers were killed, … Continue reading Nigeria continues airstrikes on Boko Haram bases, destroys 11

Muslims are our friends, neigbhours, says Obama

President Barack Obama used his Sunday night address on terrorism to reassure the American people that the San Bernardino shootings last week appear to be an isolated incident, despite one of the killers pledging allegiance to ISIS. The president firmly dismissed a change in strategy in the war against the extremists that would require combat … Continue reading Muslims are our friends, neigbhours, says Obama

BayelsaDecides: It is a great day for us – Jonathan

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has described the conduct of the Bayelsa state governorship election as sign of good things to come. The former President who stepped out of his palatial and expansive country home in company of his wife, Patience and his mother, to the polling booth erected just opposite the main gate of his … Continue reading BayelsaDecides: It is a great day for us – Jonathan

Why Nigerian politicians don’t invest much in education –Israeli expert

AN Israeli researcher, Dr. Joseph Shevel has attributed the low investment in education by Nigerian politicians to the fact that the sector takes a long time to mature, saying it was for that reason that the country’s politicians prefer to invest in areas that would assure them quick returns. In a keynote address he delivered … Continue reading Why Nigerian politicians don’t invest much in education –Israeli expert

CHINA, A DEPENDABLE PARTNER IN OUR CHANGE AGENDA – BUHARI

President Muhammadu Buhari Saturday in South Africa said that the Peoples Republic of China remains a strategic and dependable partner in his administration’s determination to change the direction and content of governance, including the management of the country’s resources with priority on accountability, transparency and result- orientation in governance. President Buhari stated this in his … Continue reading CHINA, A DEPENDABLE PARTNER IN OUR CHANGE AGENDA – BUHARI