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10 Jul 2015
In the forefront was the Late Chief Samuel Ladoke Akintola, born on July 10, 1910 at Ogbomoso, in the old Western Region of Nigeria to a prominent Yoruba prince and trader. When he was four years old, his father took him to Minna in the Northern part of Nigeria, where he learnt Hausa and Nupe languages.
9 Jul 2015
Implications of the new Senate leadership for APC The emergence of Ekweremadu as the Deputy Senate President brings to mind the reason I have not been an advocate of easy amendment of the Constitution.
9 Jul 2015
MANY Nigerians are gradually showing concern on how former governor of Lagos State and a “national leader” of the ruling APC, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, will survive the ongoing battle in his party.
9 Jul 2015
DURING the difficult days of the struggle for the validation of the annulled June 12, 1993 presidential elections that eventually culminated in the enthronement of the current democratic dispensation, Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) dominated the socio-economic and political landscape of Nigeria, galvanising the population towards non-violent actions against military dictatorship.
9 Jul 2015
The June 9 inauguration of the Eight National Assembly and the drama attending the election of the Senate President, Speaker and their deputies have presented drama, intrigues and political calculations which deserve that not only books be written about the event of that day and what happened before and after, but also requires scholars of political science and Nigerian political developments and government to further interrogate and document what happened for posterity.
8 Jul 2015
SENATOR Mao Ohuabunwa (PDP, Abia North) has called on his colleagues in the upper legislative chamber to be cautious in addressing the issue of alleged forgery of Senate Rule book 2015 for which the deputy president of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, has been invited by the police.
8 Jul 2015
PIQUED by the increased cost of governance in the country, a group, Concerned Nigerians in the Diaspora, has condemned the development saying it is immoral.
8 Jul 2015
THE crisis rocking the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) over the election of principal officers of the National Assembly has once again opened a new debate on the issue of party supremacy and constitutionalism in legislative matters.
7 Jul 2015
Kaduna State Governor Nasir Ahmed El-Rufai has tasked the committee headed by former Chief of Defence Staff, Gen. Martin Luther Agwai, to put an end to the killings in Southern Kaduna by unknown gunmen who were alleged to have wasted over 4,000 lives since 1999.
7 Jul 2015
The National Women Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Dr. Ramatu Tijjani Aliyu has applauded President Muhammadu Buhari over the appointment of Mrs. Amina Zakari as acting Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
7 Jul 2015
LEADESHIP of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) should better understand that Nigerians are no longer interested in their internal crisis, most especially the ongoing crisis in the National Assembly that produced Dr. Bukola Saraki as the President of the Senate and Yakubu Dogara as Speaker, against the preference of the party.
7 Jul 2015
PERHAPS it is time to take more than a cursory look at the disquiet in the leadership of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) especially as it concerns alleged plan to reduce the influence of the leader of the party in the South West geo-political zone.


The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya, says the Nigerian army is ever ready to stand in harm’s way to accord Nigerians the safety, security and comfort that they deserve.
18 mins ago
President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, says he won’t appeal against the judgement of the Federal High Court, Damaturu, which disqualified him from the Yobe North Senate Seat of the National Assembly in the 2023 poll.
27 mins ago
Christian and Muslim religious leaders under the aegis of the Interfaith Dialogue Forum for Peace (IDPF) have called on political parties and candidates in the forthcoming 2023 general elections to ensure issue-based campaign and dismantle all structures that entrench hatred and electoral violence in the country
41 mins ago
The crisis rocking the ruling All progressive congress (APC) had continued to fester as the party disowned a letter purportedly emanating from the national chairman of the party, Senator Abdullahi Adamu which kicked against the composition of the presidential campaign council (PCC). In an apparent face-saving measure, APC's National Publicity Secretary, Mr Felix Morka outrightly…
1 hour ago
When it comes to food, you do not necessarily have to be from the location of where these foods are from and that is why exploring foods is great fun. This brings us to trying out a basic pupusa recipe known to the people of El Salvador.This dish can be gotten from locals too. El…