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DONALD TRUMP

Putin calls Trump a ‘bright, talented’ man – BIZZARO ???

It wasn't quite an endorsement, but Russian President Vladimir Putin has praised Donald Trump's talents and lauded his calls for better ties with Russia. Speaking to journalists after his annual news conference on Thursday, Putin...
Rule of Law - Buhari-and-Osibanjo smiling

Rule of Law?? Why are some Nigerian lawyers only just speaking up now? By...

Imagine the absolute irony of some in the legal profession now finding their voice to speak 'rule of law'. They did not speak out against corruption, against soldiers being sent to fight Boko Haram with...
CONDOLANCE VISITG -5

“The APC killed our brother, Alamieyesiegha” – Izon Brotherhood wails

I did my National Youth Service in a place called Egbemo Angalabiri domain in Ekeremor, Bayelsa; a solely Ijaw/Izon community. So, I mean it by firsthand experience when I say these guys, especially the...
NASS Wardrobe allowance speaker

House of Reps, NASS, and the Urgent Need for a Hefty Wardrobe Allowance

I guess the lesson to be taken away from the recent brouhaha at the House of Representatives in Abuja is that Nigerians should not question public spending otherwise they will be given a valid...
Ministerial list

Sai Baba sends “supplementary” Ministerial list to the Senate [*winks*]

Can be comfortably tagged '#TheList-II'. President Muhammadu Buhari has forwarded a second batch of ministerial nominees to the Senate. This time, I am sure a lot of Nigerians hope that this new batch isn't as...
Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala Dasuki Abacha loot diversion

Shuo, how many goats??? Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala denies involvement in diverting Abacha loot funds to...

Nigeria is starting to look more and more like a livestock farm as every politician is starting to get fingered in the blame game of goats and yam-eating. Latest name in hot soup is Ngozi...

My gubernatorial aspiration is hinged on integrity, compassion and godliness – Olusegun Abraham

An All Progressives Congress (APC) gubernatorial aspirant in the forthcoming governorship election in Ondo state, Dr. Olusegun Abraham, has ruled out mere personal ambition as one the reasons why he is in the race...

Oh happy day!!! UKIP leader Nigel Farage to stand down

Ooooh, this is a Monday morning I can get behind!!! Nigel Farage oooo! Nigel Farage is making me so happy - and those are words I never thought I'd say! I'm so happy, I'm...
Buhari Plane

Buhari Returns To Nigeria After His Official Trip To The US

The president has returned to Nigeria after a meeting-packed and satisfying trip to the United States where he met with President Obama and other dignitaries. Hopefully, the bond between the two countries has been further...
Professor Jega INEC

Nooooo! Say It Ain’t So! Prof. Jega Steps Down as INEC Chairman. Boo.

The administrator of the cool, calm medicine known as Jegaquin® has stepped down from the office of Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC today June 30th. He oversaw the conduction of two...