The Business of Drafting Jonathan

Okey Ndibe | 2014-09-02
The Business of Drafting Jonathan

There’s a new business in Nigeria. It’s the business of drafting President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan to present himself for reelection. A group called Transformation Ambassadors of Nigeria (TAN) has emerged as the biggest, most enterprising player.

Jonathan's Hostage Negotiator Puts Him in a Tight Corner

Ogaga Ifowodo | 2014-09-02
Jonathan's Hostage Negotiator Puts Him in a Tight Corner

President Jonathan’s hostage negotiator, Dr Stephen Davis, has done Nigerians a great favour and put his employer in a tight corner. Davis has broken the official taboo against naming names of persons behind Boko Haram, those who fund the ceaseless

Reply to Chief Tom Ikimi

Bola Ahmed Tinubu | 2014-09-02
Reply to Chief Tom Ikimi

I know Tom Ikimi's style. He subscribes to the view that no matter how unbelievable a lie may sound if you brazenly assert it and repeat it often enough you may persuade many that it is in fact true.

Note of Legal Action to Lawrence Nwobu

Nasir El-Rufai | 2014-09-02
Note of Legal Action to Lawrence Nwobu

I am initiating legal action against Gen Ihejirika to substantiate his statements relaying to me in court, and we will be willing to join you to do the same.

BREAKING: Hand over Sheriff, Ihejirika to ICC, APC tells Jonathan

NVS News/ Premium Times | 2014-09-02
BREAKING: Hand over Sheriff, Ihejirika to ICC, APC tells Jonathan

Nigeria’s main opposition party, All Progressives Congress, APC, has demanded the immediate trial, by the International Criminal Court

61% of Nigerians approve Jonathan’s performance – Survey

Chris Ochayi/Vanguard NGR | 2014-09-02
61% of Nigerians approve Jonathan’s performance – Survey

The latest governance poll conducted by the NOIPolls Limited indicated that 61 percent of adult Nigerians have approved the job performance of President Goodluck Jonathan last month, especially in the area of improved electricity supply to some house


 

Nuhu Ribadu and The Rest of Us

Nuhu Ribadu and The Rest of Us

Fellow Nigerians, it has been a week of serious fireworks and heavy bombardment against one of our own on social media. The brouhaha erupted over what should have been a simple migration of Nuhu Ribadu from his erstwhile political Party, APC, to PDP, a Party most of his fans turned attackers conside...