Category Archives: Politics

Read Buhari’s full speech at UN’s 72nd session

#NigeriaUNGA17: STATEMENT DELIVERED BY HIS EXCELLENCY MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA AT THE GENERAL DEBATE OF THE 72ND SESSION OF UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY, IN NEW YORK, ON TUESDAY, 19 SEPTEMBER 2017 Mr. President, Fellow Heads of State and Government, Mr. Secretary-General, Distinguished Delegates, Ladies and Gentlemen, Watch video: Breaking(Video) Live: […]

IPOB really need to be curbed – Itse Sagay

The chairman, presidential Advisory Committee Against corruption (PACAC), Itse Sagay, has said that Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), really need to be curbed and thar the military was right in its declaration of the IPOB as a terrorist group. Prof. Itse Sagay According to thecable Sagay said the group’s “violent, abusive and kill” mentality and […]

Hajj: We did not abandon any pilgrim — Official

The Katsina State Pilgrims Welfare Board has denied abandoning its pilgrims in Saudi Arabia after completion of the 2017 hajj. Alhaji Salisu Shinkafi, Chairman of the board made the denial on Tuesday in Makkah during a press conference. “Our attention has been drawn on the rumour being circulated in Nigeria that we abandoned our pilgrims […]

Two hospitalized after gas explosion in Lagos

By Bose Adelaja Two people  hospitalised after sustaining varying degrees of injuries, Monday, when a cooking gas exploded and partly affected the ground floor of a storey building at No 12, Iya Omolere Street, Ogudu in Kosofe Local Government area of Lagos State. Details of the incident were scanty at press time but it was learnt that […]