Jonathan’s former minister dumped PDP for APC, compares both party

Jonathan’s former minister dumped PDP for APC, compares both party

Emeka Wogu, former Minister of Labour under during the Goodluck Jonathan government, has spoken on the face-off between former president Olusegun Obasanjo and incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari. Wogu, who recently dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the All Progressives Congress (APC), also compared both parties. On Obasanjo’s comment that Buhari does not deserve a second term, Wogu told The Sun: “Well, my only comment is that Obasanjo is not Nigeria, he does not represent Nigeria…Detail>>

Nigeria vs Argentina: Mikel fractures metacarpal, to play against Argentina

Mikel Nigeria captain John Mikel Obi suffered a fractured metacarpal in Friday’s 2-0 win over Iceland. Mikel temporarily left the pitch in pain towards the dying minutes of the game, but had to come back in as Nigeria had used up their three substitutes. On Saturday, Gernot Rohr told KweséESPN the injury was not serious and that Mikel would play. He updated that information on Sunday afternoon. “Unfortunately there is one injury. We have the captain who has a fracture of the metacarpal…Detail>>

APC Convention: Okorocha’s revenge as Izunaso loses to Ibediro

Okorocha mobilising support for Ibediro. Above, with Ogun Governor Ibikunle Amosun Governor Rochas Okorocha got his revenge on Sunday in the political war with his deputy, Eze Madumere, when Chief Emma Ibediro, Okorocha’s candidate for the All Progressives Congress National Organising Secretary position defeated incumbent Sen. Osita Izunaso. Izunaso was the candidate of Madumere. Ibediro got a total vote of 1,770 to defeat Izunaso who got 1,459 votes. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalls that…Detail>>

Plateau Killings: We Need Quick Response to Tackle Security Crisis

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to direct his security chiefs to immediately produce quick response measures aimed at tackling the spate of killings in the country. Saraki, while responding to the killings in Barkin Ladi Local Government Area in which scores of people were murdered in attacks by unknown assailants on some villages, said it is important for Nigerians to start having the assurances that the government is decisively responding to…Detail>>

Tinubu to Buhari: ignore Obasanjo

All Progressives Congress( APC) stalwart Asiwaju Bola Tinubu yesterday asked President Muhammadu Buhari to ignore any letter from former President Olusegun Obasanjo and seek re-election. Obasanjo, in an open statement, urged Buhari to stay off the race next year and become a statesman. But, to Tinubu, the former President is a busybody and not a democrat whose letter to Buhari had been marked as “not delivered”…Detail>>