Monthly Archives: September 2015

You Can’t Succeed Without Ndigbo, Senator Tells Buhari

Senator Mao Ohiabunwua representing Abia North district, has told President Muhammadu Buhari, that his administration would be a flop if he continues to sideline the Igbos. The Peoples Democratic Party Senator who made the assertion on Saturday in an interview with journalists in Umuahia, Abia State capital, expressed disappointment in Buhari for excluding the South East zone in his appointments ...

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Multiple Bomb Explosions Rock Maiduguri, Casualty Figure Uncertain

Amid victory songs over insurgents and negotiations by Nigerian government with Boko Haram militants, multiple bomb explosions struck a mosque and the area outside the building in the northeastern Nigerian city of Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, witnesses said on Sunday evening. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the explosions but they bore the hallmarks of Islamist militant ...

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Ministerial List: How Obasanjo, Tinubu Scheme Over Appointments

Indications have emerged on how former President, Olusegun Obasanjo and former Lagos State Governor, Bola Tinubu, have been slugging it out in recent weeks to have their candidates make the final list as well as get certain ministerial positions. Obasanjo, leant, was given two ministerial slots of Ogun and Osun, while Tinubu and South-West leaders would fill the four ...

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Tributes As Nigerians Mourn HID Awolowo At 99

The sudden demise of Hanna Idowu Dideolu (HID) Awolowo about two months to her centenary birthday has attracted reactions from Nigerians across the country.   President Muhammadu Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari in his tribute noted that Nigeria has lost “a Jewel of inestimable value” in Chief (Mrs.) Hannah Dideolu Awolowo, wife of former Nigeria’s nationalist, Chief Obafemi Awolowo. The president ...

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Why You Must Put God First, Adeboye Tells First Borns

At the national headquarters of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Throne of Grace Parish, Ebute-Meta in Lagos State, the church’s General Overseer, Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye held a special service for the first born in every family. Speaking on a theme: “Destined to Excel”, Pastor Adeboye said that every first born in the family is special and precious ...

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HER LAST MOMENTS: How HID Awolowo Died Praying

HID Awolowo

Chief Obafemi Awolowo’s widow, HID Awolowo, who died on Saturday at 3:15 pm, less than two months to her planned centenary birthday, passed on praying for her children. Her demise came after she held a meeting with her family members on the plans for her 100 years birthday on November 25, 2015. According to her eldest child, Omotola Oyediran, who ...

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