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Jonathan’s no hero for conceding defeat – Group

A civil society group Committee for Democracy and Rights of the People (CDRP) has described as misplaced priority the torrential commendation of President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan for conceding defeat to the President-elect, General Muhammadu...

Civil war: Ojukwu spilled Igbo blood, says Danjuma

Civil war: Ojukwu spilled Igbo blood, says Danjuma

Former Minister of Defence retired General Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma has blamed the late former Biafran leader, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu for the mass killings of Igbos during the civil war of 1967 to 1970. Danjuma...

Court rejects bid to stop Ambode

Court rejects bid to stop Ambode

The coast is now clear for the governorship candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode to contest the April 11 governorship election in the state, as a Federal High Court...

Democracy has come to stay in Nigeria –Elueni

State House of Assembly candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC), in Isoko north constituency of Delta state, Sir Andrews Elueni, has applauded the conduct of the March 28 presidential and National Assembly elections...

FRSC to begin psychiatric test for commercial drivers

FRSC to begin psychiatric test for commercial drivers

The Federal Road Safety Corps [FRSC] says it is fine-tuning plans to re-introduce psychiatric test for commercial drivers across the country, as part of concrete measures to stem road traffic crashes in Nigeria. Corps...

Nigerians political class in mass defections

•PDP loses 10,000 members to APC in Rivers •Welcomes 20,000 from Labour Party in Delta •Oshiomhole receives Airhiavbere, two others in Benin •Jang allays fear of PDP’s implosion The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) may...

Fayose can’t escape impeachment -Ekiti Speaker

Ekiti people will defend their mandate – says Gov •Minister seeks Buhari’s intervention •Police begin 24 hours surveillance Speaker of Ekiti State House of Assembly, Dr Adewale Omirin, on Sunday in Ado Ekiti, the...

Jonathan: I’m the luckiest Nigerian, today

As he bows out of office in about seven weeks, President Goodluck Jonathan, on Sunday described himself as the luckiest Nigerian today, after holding government positions in the past 16 years, a feat he...