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APC tackles DSS, police for silence over Niger Delta war threat

The All Progressives Congress, APC, has lampooned the Department of State Security, DSS, and the Police for their loud silence in the face of threats of war issued by ex-militants if President Goodluck Jonathan should lose this month’s elections, saying the failure of the security agencies to act is an indication of their double standard and lack of fairness In a statement issued in Lagos on Sunday by its National

That Oyedepo said he would ‘open gate of hell’ is far from truth – Winners Chapel

The Living Faith Church, also known as Winners Chapel, on Sunday dismissed reports that its founder, Bishop David Oyedepo, said a prayer unleashing the gate of hell on anybody who opposed the re-election of President Goodluck Jonathan. President Jonathan had visited the headquarters of the church at Ota, Ogun State, last Sunday, but shortly after, there were reports that the flamboyant cleric allegedly openly declared support for the president’s re-election.

Photos: Omotola at Silverbird Abuja for autograph signing

Omotola attended the only part of her ‘omosexy@20’ tour that was open to the general public. The actress stormed the Silverbird Galleria Abuja to meet, greet and sign autographs for numerous fans who all came to celebrate with the entertainment Icon. Wearing a fabulous Omosexy by Ada print wrap gown and a golden head band, the actress and singer shone like a million stars. See the photos  below:

I don’t owe anybody any money, if i needed to borrow money i’ll go to bank – D’banj explains

For the first since the alleged debt allegations levelled against D’banj and subsequent court summons began last year, he has offered a response of sorts to address the issue. In the second part of his interview on ‘The Truth’ with Olisa Adibua, D’banj reacts to the story by saying: ‘My lawyers have told me not to say anything since it’s allegedly a rumour. For me it’s negative and like you said it’s

Presidential Debate To Hold Febuary 3

The Newspapers Proprietors’ Association of Nigeria (NPAN) and its other partners have fixed the Presidential Debate leading up to the February 14 elections for February 3, 2015. The debate is scheduled to take place at the Congress Hall of the Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja. A statement made available to newsmen indicated that President Goodluck Jonathan has already accepted to participate in the debate, noting that the campaign organisation of the

Boko Haram’s Twitter account blocked

Social networking website, Twitter, has suspended the account of Boko Haram less than a week after it was opened. The  Twitter handle, Alurwa Alwuthqa, was registered last week in a manner similar to the Middle East insurgency group, Islamic State (IS). One of the sect’s first activities on the account was to announce its capture of Monguno and display pictures of child jihadists. Twitter rules do not condone publishing or direct posting of

Boko Haram made new assault on Maiduguri this morning

These insurgents have been trying to capture this town for a while now. There are reports of a fresh attack on the city of Maiduguri, in Borno by Boko Haram militants. According to reports, armed men stormed the city in the early hours of today, trying to enter Maiduguri through a suburb community called Dalwa. Loud gun fire is being heard on the streets of the northern city as many

Supporters are paid N1500 to attend political rallies

A larger number of crowd you see at the various political rallies are rented and paid for by the political parties aspirants, sources has revealed. This shows how the political parties desires to be seen as popular and investigations showed that the individuals who attend those rallies are paid between N500 to N5000 based on the group that brought them, the distances they cover to get to rally veneu and

I support Jonathan because he believes in Nigeria’s unity — IBB

The interview former president Ibrahim Babangida granted Vanguard in which he said he’s in full support of President Jonathan to be re-elected for second term because he’s a of unity. Read it below: Do you support President Jonathan’s attempt at re-election? Firstly, I appreciate the fact that he came to visit me and, during our discussion, I found him to be a man who believes in the unity of this