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Could APC Lose Lagos To PDP?

At a campaign rally on 19th of March 2015, the First Lady of Nigeria, Dame Patience Jonathan, expressed confidence that  PDP candidate, Jimi Agbaje, will win the Lagos Gubernatorial election. The chances of PDP winning the votes in Lagos State seems quite high and this is the first time that there seems to be a...

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    FG’s Revenue May Decline by 25% This Quarter   Nigeria’s federally collected revenue is likely to decline further by about 25 per cent this quarter, the chief executive officer, Financial Derivatives Company Limited (FDC), Mr. Bismarck Rewane has predicted. Rewane said the declining revenue will serve as a wake-up call for Nigeria. The...

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      Jega: 2015 Polls Will Hold as Scheduled The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Atahiru Jega, has stated that the commission is prepared for the 2015 polls, making it abundantly clear that there will be no further postponement of the elections slated for March 28 and April 11.  ...

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Jega: I Won’t Resign, I Have a Job to Do See More HERE   I’m not ready to feed Jonathan in prison – Patience Wife of the President, Mrs. Patience Jonathan, has said she is not ready to feed her husband, President Goodluck Jonathan, in prison. The President’s wife spoke in Ado Ekiti, on Monday,...

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The Hustle By Nigerian Politicians For The Votes Of The Entertainers

President Goodluck Jonathan had an interaction with some of the top entertainers in Nigeria at the Showbiz Interaction With President Jonathan.  It was an evening of music, speech and discussion which took place yesterday March 15 at the Eko Hotel and Suites. Anchored by Richard Mofe Damijo, the event saw a large turnout of Nollywood...

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Senate Confirms Obanikoro’s Ministerial Appointment: Pot Calling Kettle Black?

  At the Senate session yesterday – March 11, 2015 – Musiliu Obanikoro was confirmed as a minister of the Federal Republic of Nigeria by the Senate. This confirmation was not without a lot of controversy as it generated quite some opposition from some members of the Senate, particularly members of the opposition party. It...

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GEJ – No Going Back On The New Nigerian Election Dates

Written by Oma Ehiri Despite the comment by Jega during his visit to the Senate house yesterday that he could not guarantee if the elections will hold on the 28th of March, 2015, President Goodluck Jonathan has assured Nigerians that efforts were being intensified to ensure that the general elections were held on March 28...

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Church Denies Worshippers Communion For Non-Collection Of PVCs

Written by Oma Ehiri According to a report by the News Agency Of Nigeria (NAN), Reverend Uma Ukpai of Victory Cathedral Fellowship Center, Uyo, Akwa Ibom announced yesterday (Feb. 19) that the church would stop communion for members who had not collected their Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs). This announcement was made during a church service....

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Council Of State Considering Shifting The Elections

According to the report on Punch Newspaper by Olusola Fabiyi, Friday Olokor and Olalekan Adetayo, the Council of State may be discussing the postponement of the elections at their meeting on Thursday, the 5th of February, 2015. The council consists of the President, the Vice-President, all former Heads of State, all former Chief Justices of...

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Remi Sonaiya Is Running For President. Do You Think Nigeria Is Ready For A Female President?

What many people don’t know is that amongst the 14 presidential candidates running for the highest office in the land, is female professor, Remi Sonaiya, the presidential candidate of Kowa party. Let’s give you a little background on the only female presidential candidate. Remi Sonaiya was born on March 2nd, 1955. She began her schooling...