Saturday November 22nd, 2014
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NASS Crisis View All →

I have not ordered Tambuwal’s arrest – NSA

National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki,rtd

  /   in NASS Crisis, News 6:21 pm

National Security Adviser (NSA) Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd) has denied reports that his office had ordered the arrest of Speake Read More →

Arrest of Tambuwal: FG pouring petrol on naked fire – APC


  /   in NASS Crisis, News

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has warned that the reported plan hatched by the Presidency to arrest House of Representa Read More →

NASS Siege: Police action makes Nigeria laughing stock internationally – NUPENG

Acting Police IG Sulaiman Abba

  /   in NASS Crisis

NIGERIA Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, yesterday in Lagos, berated the Nigerian police and other securit Read More →

NASS Siege: Aliyu apologises to Senate President over unruly behaviour

Gov. Aliyu

  /   in NASS Crisis 10:48 pm

overnor Muazu Babangida Aliyu of Niger state has apologised to the Senate President,Senator David Mark over the unruly behavi Read More →

PDP calls for full investigation of fracas in National Assembly


  /   in NASS Crisis

The National Working Committee (NWC), of the PDP has called on the Inspector General of Police to investigate the circumstanc Read More →

NASS Crisis: Police acted professionally to forestall mayhem, says Ojukwu

Police attack at National Assembly: Lawmakers scaling gate of National Assembly as Police blocked National Assembly gate in Abuja. Photo by Gbemiga Olamikan

  /   in NASS Crisis

The Nigeria Police on Friday insisted that it acted professionally to forestall mayhem on Thursday's commotion at the Nationa Read More →

Politics View All →

Ayo Fayose : There was a governor: Misbehaviour on steroids


  /   in Politics 8:31 pm

"Mr Governor, you are misbehaving”.Those were the words that forced Ayo Fayose to sink himself into a sof Read More →

Tambuwal: Beyond Police Duties

Speaker Aminu Tambuwal (m) With others during an emergency plenary In Abuja on Thursday (20/11/14).

  /   in Politics

It was simply a showdown between the Nigeria police and the members of the House of Representatives at the National Assembly Read More →

Enugu 2015: Pendulum swinging to Ayogu Eze

•Senators Ayogu Eze and Ike Ekweremadu who is the deputy Senate President

  /   in Politics

Any political watcher of the political developments in Enugu State will understand that all is not well with the ruling party Read More →

DELTA 2015: Politics of gang-up

Top from left: Okowa, Gbagi, Orubebe, and Omo-Agege, Olejeme, Ochei, Obuh and Elumelu

  /   in Politics

By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, South-South Does the end justify the means? IT was the Italian historian, politician and wri Read More →

Delta 2015: Ned Nwoko warns Delta North aspirants

Prince Ned Nwoko

  /   in Politics

The incumbent governor has enormous influence and structure to throw behind any candidate but the fact that he is leaning tow Read More →

EKITI: The predicted drama begins

Dr. Kayode Fayemi, former governor of Ekiti State and Ayo Fayose

  /   in Politics 9:51 pm

THE overwhelming loss of Governor Kayode Fayemi of APC at the June 22 Ekiti State Governorship election to PDP's Ayo Fayose, Read More →

Sports View All →

Man United edge Arsenal

Arsenal's English midfielder Theo Walcott (C) is congratulated by team-mates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League group F football match Marseille v. Arsenal on September 18, 2013 at the Velodrome stadium in Marseille, southern France. AFP PHOTO

  /   in Sports 9:04 pm

A Kieran Gibbs own goal and a Wayne Rooney strike saw Manchester United return to the Premier League's top four with a bruisi Read More →

Lionel Messi equals La Liga scoring record

Lionel Messi

  /   in News, Sports

Lionel Messi matched a 59-year-old record with his 251st La Liga goal to equal Telmo Zarra's mark as the leading goalscorer i Read More →

Ronaldo double downs Eibar dreams

Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after scoring. AFP PHOTO

  /   in Sports

Real Madrid saw off Basque minnows Eibar's dreams of a giant killing thanks to a Cristiano Ronaldo double to register their 1 Read More →

Bayern hammer Hoffenheim to go seven points clear

Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo (L) scores at the end of the UEFA Champions League second-leg semi-final football match FC Bayern Munich vs Real Madrid CF in Munich, southern Germany, on April 29, 2014

  /   in Sports

Bayern Munich opened up a seven-point lead in the Bundesliga on Saturday as they warmed up for their Champions League clash a Read More →

Chelsea pull away, Toure rescues Man City

Chelsea’s Brazilian-born Spanish striker Diego Costa (L) scores his third goal during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Swansea City at Stamford Bridge in London on September 13, 2014.  AFP PHOTO

  /   in Sports

Diego Costa scored again as Chelsea established a seven-point lead at the Premier League summit on Saturday by comfortably be Read More →

Di Matteo’s Schalke hunt Wolves in Chelsea warm-up

(L-R) Members of the Chelsea squad, Portuguese mid-fielder Raul Meireles, team captain John Terry, Portuguese defender Jose Bosingwa, and Ivorian forward Salomon Kalou wave to fans as they ride during an open-top bus parade along Kings Road in west London on May 20, 2012. Chelsea's dramatic win over Bayern Munich on penalties last night has resulted in the first ever Champions League win for a London-based team. AFP PHOTO

  /   in Sports

Di Matteo has so far refused point blank to talk about Chelsea, who sacked him in November 2012 just six months after he had Read More →

Entertainment View All →

Entertainers in politics and what they stand for

tony one week

  /   in Entertainment

Simply put, entertainers are supposed to be people paid or hired to entertain the people. Their primary purpose should be to Read More →

I see politics as more of public service – Kenny Saint Best


  /   in Entertainment

Kennis Music honcho, Kenny Saint Best has said she is suspending her cozy position as the Vice President of Kennis Music to a Read More →

I am using my gift to liberate my people – Muma Gee


  /   in Entertainment

Muma Gee who is married to Nollywood actor, Prince Eke and a mother of twins is contesting for the Federal House of Represent Read More →

I can’t be like Maheeda but I am funky – Sefiya


  /   in Music, News

Sefiya is a budding Afropop artiste who may appear like a greenhorn in the music terrain, but she knows what she is about and Read More →

Filmhouse to unveil 15 more cinemas


  /   in Home Video People

The management of Filmhouse Cinemas has announced its readiness to open 15 new cinema outlets from December 2014, in addition Read More →

Tunisian wins Muslim beauty pageant, calls for free Palestine

Winner of the 2014 World Muslimah Awards Fatma Ben Guefrache (R) of Tunis reacts next to runner up Nazreen Ali (L) of India and Miss Muslimah 2013 Obabiyi Aishah Ajibola (C) during the grand final in Yogyakarta on November 22, 2014. An eclectic mix of women from around the world competed in the final of a pageant exclusively for Muslims in Indonesia on November 21, seen as a riposte to Western beauty contests. The women, who include a doctor and computer scientist, are set to parade in glittering dresses against the backdrop of world-renowned ancient temples for the final in the world's most populous Muslim-majority country. AFP PHOTO

  /   in Showtime People

A Tunisian woman called for a free Palestine as she won a pageant exclusively for Muslims in Indonesia Friday, seen as a ripo Read More →


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