Monthly Archives: April 2015

Why Jonathan Sacked IG-P Suleiman Abba

Inspector General of Police (IGP), Alhaji Suleiman Abba, who was a former Aide-De-Camp (ADC) to the wife of a former military Head of State, Mrs Maryam Abacha, was sacked on Tuesday by outgoing President Goodluck Jonathan, four years before he attained the formal retirement age of service. According to The Guardian, the 17th indigenous IG had enlisted in the Nigerian ...

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Nigeria Appoint Stephen Keshi For Third Time

After days of delays, Stephen Keshi has been reappointed as Nigeria’s senior team coach for the third time after signing a two-year contract on Tuesday. The Street Reporters had reported that the contract would be renewed last Friday. BBC Sports recalled that in his first spell he won the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations but the deal was not renewed ...

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Igbuya Deserves To Emerge Speaker, Okpe Leaders Insist

Monday Ovwigho Igbuya

Political leaders in Okpe, Delta State of Nigeria on Tuesday, in recognition of the contributions of the Majority Leader of Delta State House of Assembly, Chief Monday Ovwigho Igbuya to the progress of the kingdom, described him as a distinguished politician and patriot, arguing that he deserved to emerge the next Speaker in the state House of Assembly. Igbuya, who ...

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Jonathan Sacks IG Suleiman Abba

Nigeria’s President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan has sacked the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Suleiman Abba and appointed Solomon Arase. The appointment was with immediate effect. The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Dr. Reuben Abati in a statement said: “President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has relieved the Inspector-General of Police, Mr. Suleiman Abba of his appointment and duties ...

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Jonathan Sacks NSC DG

Gbenga Elegbeleye

The Director General of National Sports Commission, Hon. Gbenga Elegbeleye, has been relieved of his duties with immediate effect. Elegbeleye’s sack was on the order of President Goodluck Jonathan, The EagleOnline reliably gathered. Meanwhile, a Director in the NSC, Alhassan Yakmut, has also been directed by the Sports Minister, Dr. Tammy Danagogo, to assume office on Monday (today) as the ...

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Senator Uche Chukumerije Dies At 75


Senator Uche Chukwumerije is dead. Chukwumerije, a former Chairman of the Senate Committee on Education, died on Sunday in a Turkish Hospital in Abuja at the age of 75. He was a three-time senator that represented Abia North Senatorial District. He was elected into the Senate in 2003. Chika Chukwumerije, son of the deceased, told the News Agency of Nigeria ...

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