Atiku's Political Adviser Attacks Femi Fani-Kayode on Sovereign National Conference, Asks Him to Clear His Name!
Malam Bashir Yusuf, the political adviser to former vice President, Atiku Abubakar has hit out at former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, for calling for a Sovereign National Conference. In a posting on Twitter (see below), Malam Bashir heavily criticised FFK calling him "dishonest" and "driven by hate".
Malam Bashir Yusuf has become notorious for attacking those whose opinions he disagrees with. In a post on his Twitter profile, he had attacked the character of the President of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) calling Pastor Ayo a bigot who is driven by childhood grudges against his own mother and insinuating that he was under the influence of drugs (see below). Add a comment
Even In Death Ojukwu Draws Larger Than Life Crowd As His Lying In State Causes Gridlock in Lagos
Lagos – As the late Ikemba Nnewi, Chief Odumegwu Ojukwu was lying-in-state at the Tafawa Balewa Square, (TBS) Lagos, traffic in almost the entire metropolis came to a near stand-still on Thursday.
The heavy traffic recorded at the Funsho Williams Ave. /Lagos Island and Apapa routes were attributed to the lying-in-state of Ojukwu.Add a comment
Mallam ElRufai: A Saint Or A Manipulator?
Former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and chieftain of the Congress for Progressive Change (CPC), Nasir El-Rufai, has boldy stated that he has no plans to contest in the next general elections in 2015.
Mallam El-Rufai when asked by his twitter followers about the possibility of contesting in the 2015 elections, responded with a direct NO. However, not much value can be given to this response of his, especially as close associates of the mallam have revealed that Mallam ElRufai is solely behind the financing of the OccupyNigeria initiative tagged "20Million Youths For 2015" with a well detailed plan of turning this initiative to his benefit towards his currently hidden 2015 Presidential agenda.Add a comment
Fuel Subsidy Removal: Palliatives Still Intact as FG Approves N15billion for Buses
As against the propaganda making rounds that the subsidy removal palliatives have been scrapped, the Federal Government has approved the sum of N15billion to be disbursed as loan to transporters to provide about 1240 buses as part the Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment programme following the partial deregulation of the downstream sector of the petroleum industry.The Minister of Information, Labaran Maku, made the announcement after the weekly meeting of the Executive Council of the Federation in Abuja. Add a comment
For the second time in his career, Zakari Biu, the Assistant Commissioner of police in charge of criminal investigations in Abuja, has been dismissed from the Nigerian Police.
Police Service Commission (PSC), chairman, Mr. Parry Osayande, said Zakari Biu’s dismissal, which takes effect from today, arises from his culpability in the escape of Kabiru Sokoto, the alleged Master mind of the Madalla Christmas day bomb blast which killed 44 people.
It may be recalled that Zakari Biu, who was dismissed from the police by the Obasanjoadministration on account of his alleged involvement in the various state sponsored bombings and killings of the Abacha era had been under first a probe and later house arrest while the police authorities investigated his culpability in the escape of the alleged Mastermind of the St. Theresa's Catholic Church Christmas day bombing which killed over 40 persons.Add a comment
Escape of Christmas Day Catholic church Bomber: Zakari Biu Fired!
The Police Service Commission has today announced the dismissal of Zakari Biu from the Nigerian police force. Biu, until today, was a commissioner of police in charge of criminal investigations in Abuja.The decision to dismiss Biu was linked to the escape of Kabiru Sokoto, the suspected christmas day Catholic church bomber from police custody. Kabiru Sokoto reportedly masterminded the bombing of St. Theresa Catholic Church, Madala, Niger State on December 25 2011 killing 42 people , he was recently captured in Taraba state. Add a comment
President Goodluck Jonathan has admitted that massive corruption exists in the nation’s oil and banking sectors, but he promised to tackle them head-on.In an exclusive interview with Jonathan Power, a Swedish journalist and commentator, the president said that the administration had succeeded in tackling corruption in fertilizer procurement and distribution. Add a comment
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