Ex PDP chairman’s son murdered by wife over text messaage

Ex PDP’s chairman’s son Bilyamin Bello has been stabbed to death by his wife Maryam Sanda over text message she found on his phone. The gruesome murder was carried out at night. Sanda in a rage stabbed her husband in the neck and chest then rushed him to the hospital were he died. The couple got married about two years ago after Biyamin’s father pressured him to marry Sanda. Report indicate  that the deceased had complained severally to his family over the violent behaviour of his wife and was askedRead More

Former vice president Dr Alex Ekwueme dies in London

The death has been announced of second republic vice president Dr. Alex Ifeanyichukwu Ekwueme. According to the statement released by the family  and signed by the brother  the traditional ruler of Oko community in Anambra state Prof.Igwe Laz Ekwueme he died in a London Clinic at 10:00pm on Sunday 19th of November, 2017. The statement reads: “Ekwueme family regrets to announce the peaceful passing away of their patriarch, the former Vice-President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria Dr Alex Ifeanyichukwu Ekwueme GCON. “The sad event occurred at the London ClinicRead More

#BAAD2017: Banky W and Adesuwa Etomi wed (photos)

Popular Nigerian singer/actor Bankole Wellington with the stage name Banky W and actress Adesua Etomi performed their traditional wedding in Lagos on Sunday. Some of the stars that attended the wedding include Sola Sobowale, Lynxx, Obi Uchendu, Basket Mouth, Tunde Demuren, Chigul, Juliet Ibrahim and many more. Banky W had earlier proposed to Adesuwa in February and subsequently did their introduction in May. The singer had just recovered from a third skin cancer surgery earlier this month. Here is video and photos of the wedding:        

President Robert Mugabe holds on to power refuses to resign

President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe has provoked many Zimbabweans who had expected his resignation but in his much anticipated speech televised on Sunday  he insisted that he still in-charge. The speech was delivered alongside the generals who were behind the military intervention. According to insiders the president in a meeting before the broadcast had agreed to resign but reneged in his broadcast. The president in the his speech paid tribute to the military, the ruling party and the war veterans movement and called for national solidarity. According to Mugabe heRead More

Zimbabweans watch in disbelief as Mugabe fails to resign-video

Zimbabweans who had gathered around televisions to listen to the much anticipated speech address on t the state owned Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) were angered that the 93 year old president refused to resign. According to Mugabe he is still in power and will preside over the party’s forth coming congress. People gathered in a local bars  and jeered his comments. He said “Giving the failings of the past and the anger it might have triggered in some quarters, it is quite understandable,”. “We must learn to forgive and resolveRead More

Anambra Governorship election-Willie Obiano declared winner by INEC

The incumbent Governor of Anambra State and the candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA Willie Obiano has been declared as the winner of the Anambra State governorship election held on Saturday. APGA won in all the 21 local governments of the state according to Prof. Zanna Akpagu the Chief Returning Officer for the election. Obiano won with a total of 234,071 votes, the candidate for All Progressive Congress, APC scored 98,752 votes while the People Democratic Party Candidate Oseloka Obaze scored 70,293 votes. 37 political parties participated inRead More

PSG- Cavani rejects $1m to handover penalties to Neymar

Uruguayan  forward and PSG player Edinson Cavani has revealed that the coach has decided that the next penalty by his side will be taken by his Brazilian teammate, Neymar. PSG’s manager Unai Emery officially handed the duty to Neymar after Cavani rejected $1m payment to handover penalty duties to Neymar. Cavani was speaking after he scored twice in PSG’s comfortable 4-1 win over Nantes on Saturday. Both players were seen embroiled over who should take the penalty  during the club’s 2-0 win over Lyon in September. They have earlier squabbledRead More

Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip celebrate 70th wedding anniversary

Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh Prince Philip will be celebrating their remarkable 70th wedding anniversary tomorrow in a private dinner party in Windsor. The 91 year old  monarch was spotted this morning riding her favourite horse as she appeared  relaxed in Windsor castle’s grounds ahead of the platinum celebration.      

Zimbabwe’s ruling party delegates dance after sacking Mugabe-video

Zimbabwe’s ruling party Zanu-PF delegates dance after the central executive committee of the party announced the sacking of President Robert Mugabe as the party leader and appointed former vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa as the new leader. The party has also recalled first lady Grace Mugabe as the head of the women’s league ‘forever’. The motion for  this will be perfected soon. President Mugabe is expected to step down by midday Monday or impeachment proceedings will begin when the parliament resumes on Tuesday. Mugabe who has ruled Zimbabwe since independence hasRead More

US Army combat medic accused of raping one of his twin 9-month-old daughters before strangling her to death

A United States Army medic has been accused of raping one of his twin nine-month-old daughters before strangling her to death. Christopher Paul Conway, 22, was charged with aggravated rape and homicide earlier this week. Police in Clarksville, Texas, had been called to a property to help a family administer CPR to a child at 7.19am on Tuesday morning, November 14. The young girl was taken to Tennova Health Care but was pronounced dead at 8am. According to an arrest warrant, she had injuries consistent with being raped. Conway’s nine-month-old daughter hadRead More

Anambra governorship election APGA in early lead

Governor Willie Obiano of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA is leading in the governorship election in  Anambra state according to the results declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The APGA candidate is leading in all the local government areas declared so far by INEC. The result for the top political parties: Parties:               APC        APGA       PDP        UPP Awka South:      6167        18957        5354       150 Anyamelum:      5412        14593        2323       77 Anaocha:            5297        11237        6554       146 Njikoka: Read More

Grace Mugabe we are “ready to die for what is correct”

According to Reuters the nephew of president Robert Mugabe Patrick Zhuwawo has reportedly said that his uncle and the wife have no intention to step down, adding they were “ready to die for what is correct”. Zhuwawo who spoke from a secret location in South Africa also said president Mugabe  has hardly slept since the military seized power on Wednesday but added that his health is good.      

Robert Mugabe to meet with Zimbabwe Defence Forces (ZDF) tomorow

Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe is expected to meet with the military command tomorrow, Sunday 19 November 2017. This was revealed by Father Fidelis Mukonori , the chairperson of the negotiating team. According to him this is the second time that president Mugabe and the Zimbabwe Defence Forces (ZDF) are meeting. They had earlier met on Thursday. Meanwhile, protesters have converged asking for a new Zimbabwe and were prevented from heading in the direction of Mugabe’s private residence, Blue Roof. Mugabe who is under house arrest is resisting calls  and effortsRead More

Man buys lagos lagoon for N787million from Fraudstars

A US based man Kennedy Chukwuemeka Nwabuoku has reportedly been duped by some land agents in Lagos, who led him to the lagoon after he parted with N787.5million for 150 plots of land. It was gathered that Nwabuoku transferred the monies in the following order over a period: N229,000,000, N86,000,000, N120,000,000, N41,300,000, N11,291,000, and N90,000,000. The agents identified as Emeka Okoronkwo and Michael Owolabi Alonge, had offered the land for sale at N5,250,000 per plot with Certificate of Occupancy (C of O). Nwabuoku told the told detectives led by DCPRead More

Anambra election large turnout as voters defy IPOB threats

According to THISDAY voters in Anambra defied the threat by the Indigenous People of Biafra as they turned out enmasse to elect a governor of their choice in today’s governorship election. IPOB had called for a boycott of the election, threatening that whoever votes would die. But in defiance of the threat, voters turned out in large numbers to cast their votes. In Awka South area, as early as 8am, voters were already at their polling units, waiting for INEC officials to bring materials for voting. In Anambra East localRead More

Anambra Gov. Willie Obiano votes, full of victory confidence

Anambra governor, Willie Obiano and the All Progressives Grand Alliance  (APGA) candidate in the Anambra State governorship election cast his vote at 9:58a.m at his polling unit at Eri Primary School Aguleri, expressing optimism that he would win in a landslide. He said that he was impressed by the large turnout of voters, saying however that the exercise could not take off in some places on time Obiano whose finger print initially failed on the card reader said he was highly impressed as he urged the voters to exercise theirRead More

Stars grace Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian wedding

Tennis Star Serena Williams said I do to Reddit founder and fiance of two years in front of their close family and friends in New Orleans. She wore three wedding gowns. The star studded guest list included Serena’s sister Venus Williams, Ciara, Russell Wilson, Kim Kardashian, Beyonce and many more. Their daughter Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr was also in attendance. Williams kicked off the wedding festivities with a bachelorette party in New York.  

Buratai asks court to quash suit compelling him to produce Nnamdi Kanu

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has asked the Federal High Court, Abuja to dismiss a suit, seeking to compel him to produce the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu. Kanu’s lawyer, Mr Ifeanyi Ejiofor on Thursday brought an application before the court, praying the court to order Buratai to produce Kanu dead or alive. Ejiofor told the court that his client was last seen with the Nigerian Army on Sept. 14 and that neither he (Ejiofor) nor Kanu’s family had seen orRead More

Man, 45 begs dissolution of 22-year-old marriage as wife cooks only “once a week”

A 45-year-old businessman, Garbar Pakachi, on Thursday approached a Nyanya Customary Court, Abuja, to dissolve his 22-year-old marriage over his wife’s inability to cook on daily basis. Pakachi in his divorce petition alleged that since he married Martha Ahmed, he has never known peace. “Since I got married to my wife, we have never had peace in our marriage; she has the habit of disobeying me. “Worst of all, is that she cooks only once a week,” he said. The petitioner also said that the wife hardly spends time atRead More

Saudi Arabia’s anti corruption crackdown your money for freedom

Saudi Arabia’s anti corruption crackdown by crown prince Mohammed bin Salman with several royals held in what is seen as a way to consolidate power and to purge potential rivals in the royal family. This crackdown has seen several royals, ministers, officials and the country’s richest oligarchs detained. However, the kingdom is offering them freedom for their money as some of them are being asked to give up to 70% of their wealth as a punishment for decade of corrupt business transactions. It is expected that the crackdown could generateRead More

President Robert Mugabe appears in public amidst political uncertainty- video

President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe appeared in public for the time after few days of house arrest. He attended a graduation ceremony at the Open University in Harare, Zimbabwe Friday. Dressed in a blue academic gown as he announced the opening of the event after the singing of the national anthem. Al Jazeera’s Haru Mutasa, reporting from Harare, said Mugabe’s attendance was the army’s way of saying “this is not a coup”. “The army says the aim of the military intervention was the arrest of criminal elements around Mugabe. ItRead More

I have spoken to Robert Mugabe, he is fine- Jacob Zuma

The South African president Jacob Zuma earlier today said he has spoken to president Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe who has been confined to his home and that he is fine. President Zuma who is the head of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), is sending Special Envoys to Zimbabwe and Angola in the midst of the growing turmoil in Zimbabwe. The South African leader has also condemned the unconstitutional take over of power in Zimbabwe. The Zimbabwean army in a broadcast said it is targeting people who are causing socialRead More

How Many Doctor Bullies Have You Encountered? All About Doctor Bullies!

URLEmail Doctors have many challenges to face as they are perennially surrounded by patients, diseases, hospital duties and over-extended or odd shift timings. Universally, doctor is considered to be a noble profession and respectable one at that, but a doctor also has to work under immense pressures, emotional strains and other physical challenges. A regular physician like most of us at some point face will have to deal with personal situations such as important family affairs, family holidays, sickness or pregnancy that may force them to abandon medical duties. AtRead More

Zimbabwe army has Mugabe, wife in custody, controls capital

According to AP the  Zimbabwe’s army said Wednesday it has President Robert Mugabe and his wife in custody and was securing government offices and patrolling the capital’s streets following a night of unrest that included a military takeover of the state broadcaster. The night’s action triggered speculation of a coup, but the military’s supporters praised it as a “bloodless correction.” South Africa’s president said he spoke with Mugabe, who was “fine” but confined to his home. For the first time, this southern African nation is seeing the military oppose theRead More

IGP to Obiano: Your security aides will be back after Anambra poll

Ibrahim Idris, the inspector-general of police, says the withdrawal of the security aides attached to Anambra governor Willie Obiano was to prevent the re-occurrence of past elections. Idris gave the explanation during election stakeholders’ forum organised by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Tuesday in Awka. Obiano had during the forum raised the alarm that he woke up on Tuesday morning to find that his ADC had been directed by the police high command to vacate him. He said the directive had put his life in danger, describing theRead More

Nigeria’s Super Eagles beat Argentina 4-2

The Nigerian Super Eagles Tuesday defeated the Argentine national team, 4-2, in a friendly match in Krasnodar Russia geared towards the preparation for the World Cup in Russia  next year. The Argentine team which parade stars like Di Maria, Sergio Agueroa and Javiar mascherano but without their superstar player, Messi,  who had earlier departed Russia after their  1-0 win over Russia Saturday. They opened their first goal in the first half from Ever Banega  and later Sergio Aguero scored the second goal. However, Nigeria through Kelechi Iheanacho scored their firstRead More

Super Eagles Land in Constantine for 2018 World Cup Qualifier

The Super Eagles have arrived in Constantine ahead of Friday’s 2018 FIFA World Cup final qualifying round Group B Match Day Six clash with the Fennecs of Algeria. After a three-day camp in the Moroccan city of Rabat, the Super Eagles took off for Constantine on Thursday morning. According to a post on the Super Eagles official Twitter handle on Thursday, the team left their camp in Rabat at about 9 a.m. and arrived in Constantine at about 10.05 a.m. “After three days of hard work and planning in aRead More

26 suspected Nigerian girls found dead in the Mediterranean

The International Organisation for Migration said Tuesday that thirty four bodies were recovered from the  Mediterranean water and 26 of them are suspected to be female teenagers from Nigeria as they tried crossing to Italy in rubber boats. There is doubt the girls were murdered by traffickers in league with European sex merchants. Since the traffickers  normally use a different route for their goods and can not  take the risk of loading the girls in a risky boat which may spell doom for their goods, as they usually describe theRead More

Kenya’s marathon Olympic champion banned four years for doping

Kenya’s Marathon Olympic champion Jemima Sumgong 32 has been banned for four years for taken a banned substance EPO.  She had earlier tested positive to a banned substance in 2012. Kenya’s Olympic marathon champion Jemima Sumgong 32 has been banned for four years for doping. She tested positive to EPO also known as erythropoietin mainly used by long distance runners to increase endurance. The 32-year-old was found to have taken the banned substance in an out-of-competition test in her home country. She won the London Marathon in 2016 and alsoRead More

David Moyes named as West Ham manager

David Moyes named West Ham manager.  He replaces Slaven Bilic who was sacked Monday. According to West Ham Chairman David Sullivan he is “the right man to turn things around”. Former Sunderland, Everton and Manchester United Manager David Moyes has been named as the new manager for West Ham. Moyes has been without a club since May when he resigned as Manager of Sunderland after the club relegation to the Championship. He replaces Slaven Bilic who was sacked Monday and the West Ham Chairman David Sullivan said he is “the rightRead More

Michael Emenalo: Chelsea technical director departs after 10 years

Chelsea technical director Michael Emenalo resigns after ten years in the club. He said “This has been a very difficult decision to make, but one I believe is right for both myself and my family, and the club. Michael Emenalo Chelsea technical director  has resigned  form his post after 10 years with the club. He joined the club in 2007  under Avram Grant both for scouting for talent was in the coaching department in the club and was promoted to technical director in 2011. The 52 year old played inRead More

President Robert Mugabe sacks vice president paving way for wife

President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe has sacked his loyalist and Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa’ Mr Mnangagwa who was seen as the natural successor to Robert Mugabe who has led the country since independence. The former Vice President was in supremacy battle with Mrs Grace Mugabe over who takes over from the president. Mr. Mnangagwa 75, has been accused of disloyalty by the Information Minister. According to the Minister”Mr Mnangagwa’s conduct in discharge of his duties is inconsistent with the responsibilities,” “The Vice-President has exhibited traits of disloyalty.” Addressing members ofRead More

Paris Masters- Rafael Nadal’s awkward moment at the entrance

Tennis world number one Rafael Nadal had an awkward moment at the Paris Masters as the guard  on duty could not recognise him thereby initially refused him entrance. The security guard asked  Nadal “Hello sir, have you got your pass?” , and a surprised Nadal responded: “I don’t have it with me.” Then the guard asked him who he was and got the shock of his life with Nadal’s response. The Spaniard was then immediately allowed through to the training courts. The exchange was captured by French Canal and SportRead More

PMB ‘GEJ bought you a car without announcing it’ — Omokri

Reno Omokri, ex-aide of former President Goodluck Jonathan, has criticised the government of President Muhammadu Buhari for publicising the overseas medical treatment approved for Alex Ekwueme, former vice-president. On Friday, Garba Shehu, a spokesman of the president, announced that Buhari had directed that the ailing former vice-president be flown abroad for medical treatment. Shehu said Buhari offered to help after receiving a brief on the medical condition of elder statesman. But Omokri took an exception to the publicity, accusing the president of attempting to score “cheap political point”. While sayingRead More

President Buhari has neither the intention nor capacity to hold credible elections

I write to warn the international community of a clear and present danger to democracy in Nigeria in the person of President Muhammadu Buhari, a pseudo fascist leader who is taking Nigeria the way of Venezuela. As Nigeria prepares for another round of Presidential elections, President Buhari has unleashed the fascist in him by taking steps to undermine democracy. Two prominent opponents of the President have indicated interest in contesting the Presidential elections of 2019. The first is the incumbent Governor of Ekiti state, Ayo Fayose. Exactly one hour afterRead More

P Diddy changes name to Brother Love to mark 48th Birthday

Music rapper and business mogul Sean John Combs popularly known as P. Diddy has changed his name to Brotherly Love or Love for short to celebrate his 48th year birthday. In a Twitter post on Saturday he told his fans “I decided to change my name again!’ “‘My new name is LOVE aka Brother Love.’ He tagged his excited post: ‘Takedat’. And he told his fans that they can simply call him ‘Love’ for short. The singer who was also previously known as Puff Daddy in 1997 changed it toRead More

Tonto Dike insist I am a victim of domestic violence-Video

  Nollywood actress Tonto Dike was a guest of Channel TV programme Rubbing Minds hosted by Ebuka Uchendu. Dike talked about her failed marriage, child, projects, interviews and regrets She was reminded that her ex- husband has consistently maintained that she was in fact the one abusing the husband. Dike insisted that she was a victim of domestic violence and she is a survivor. She claimed that by speaking out many victims of domestic violence started speaking out and thereby saving life. According to her she is in the processRead More

Melania Trump’s look ahead of Asia trip with husband

The US president Donald Trump embarks on tour of five Asian countries which include Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam and the Philippines. He Met with fans outside the While House before boarding Marine One with First Lady Melania. First Lady Melania Trump and husband met with fans outside the White House and  took pictures as a crowd  gathered to see the couple before they boarded Marine One to Asia. The First Lady appeared in an elegant dark blue coat with large belt and lapel  with the same  matching shoes. TheRead More

Lebanese Prime Minister Hariri resigns fears for his life

Saad al Hariri Lebanese Prime Minister resigns citing fear of assassination plot.  According to him”We are living in a climate similar to the atmosphere that prevailed before the assassination of martyr Rafik al-Hariri,” Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri  has resigned  citing concern over his safety. In a broadcast from Saudi Arabia he criticised Iran for sowing fear and destruction in several countries, including Lebanon and also criticised the Shia backed Hezbollah movement which wield considerable power in Lebanon. According to Hariri “We are living in a climate similar to theRead More

A US citizen charged with insulting president Mugabe on Tweeter

A US citizen charged for tweeting insulting message on Tweeter against president Robert Mugabe. According to BBC a US citizen Martha O’Donovan 25 has been charged with insulting president Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe on Twitter. She was arrested at her home in Harare but has denied any wrong doing saying they are “baseless and malicious”. O’Donovan who is based in Zimbabwe posted a message on Twitter that reads: “We are being led by a selfish and sick man”, with a photo showing that the veteran leader is surviving on aRead More

US president Donald Trump’s Twitter account disappears for 11 minutes

A rogue employee of Twitter deliberately delete Donald Trump’s account for 11 minutes before it was re-activated. In a post twitter said through our investigation we have learned this was done by a twitter customer support employee… The social media was driven into frenzy when the Twitter account of the US president Donald Trump @realdonaldtrump disappeared for 11 minutes. However, twitter  owned up that the account was deliberately deactivated by a rogue employee who was leaving their customer service job at the company. The sabotage took place shortly before 7Read More

Egyptian TV presenter sentenced over pregnancy remarks

An Egyptian TV presenter has been sentenced to three years in jail after she discussed ways of becoming pregnant outside a conventional marriage. Doaa Salah, a presenter on Al-Nahar TV, asked if her viewers had considered having sex before marriage, and also suggested a woman could marry briefly to have children before divorcing. She was charged and convicted with outraging public decency. Ms Salah was also ordered to pay 10,000 Egyptian pounds (£430) in compensation. The authorities said the ideas in the programme “threatened the fabric of Egyptian life”, theRead More

President Heirs Holding Tony Elumelu with Barack Obama

President of Heirs Holdings Tony Elumelu with former US president Barack Obama at the Obama Foundation Summit in Chicago. In a tweet he said “last night with president @barackobama after my panel at the obamasummit in Chicago”. The two day summit is expected to bring together more than 500 participants. Including Prince Harry, Lin-Manuel Miranda and yogurt magnate and philanthropist Hamdi Ulukaya. Former president Barack Obama and Michelle Obama launched the inaugural Obama Foundation Summit Tuesday. “Our goal is not to present some fixed theory of how change happens,” Obama toldRead More

Bola Tinubu, APC national leader loses first son

National leader of the APC, Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu has lost his first son, Jide Tinubu. Jide was a law graduate of the University of Liverpool, England. He obtained a Masters degree in Maritime Law from the University of London and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 1999. The late lawyer had served as Promoter of TSL Limited and also worked in the Legal Department of Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited from January 2000 to September 2001. He had brief stints with Cargo Maritime in Paris, France, a firm ofRead More

Angry Oyo-Ita confronts Kyari in FEC over leaked memo

The Head of Service of the Federation, Winifred Oyo-Ita, showed her anger on Wednesday when she reacted in a very unusual manner at the Council Chambers apparently over her leaked memo to President Muhammadu Buhari. This happened before the commencement of the weekly Federal Executive Council ( FEC ) meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Her angry reaction was witnessed by all those who were in the Council Chambers for the swearing-in of the new Secretary to the Government or the Federation, Boss Mustapha, and the launch of the 2018Read More

NYC terror attacker wakes up from hospital brags about his action

According a tweet from CBS news the US terror attacker Sayfullo Habibullaevic Saipov, 29 wakes up Wednesday morning in the hospital after surgery and showed no remorse for his crime but rather brags about it. “NYC terror suspect Sayfullo Saipov brags about attack from hospital bed and tells police is pleased with his actions,” Tweeted CBS News. The Uzbek man who came into the US through the Diversify Visa Lottery rented a truck which he crashed into a crowd of bystanders  Tuesday in Lower Manhattan. He ran towards a groupRead More

My Car Was Set Ablaze In Lagos, Says Fayose

Ayodele Fayose, Ekiti State governor, has broken his silence over the fire incident that gutted his car recently in Lagos. He claimed on Tuesday that his exotic car was actually set ablaze. Although the governor was silent on who was behind the act and for what reason, he, however, said he had resigned to fate on the matter. His Mercedes Benz G-Wagon was burnt beyond repairs in Lagos recently. Speaking on a monthly Radio and Television Programme monitored by INDEPENDENT in Ado-Ekiti, Fayose said he was neither swayed nor distractedRead More

Catalan former president may seek for refuge in a sympathetic embassy in Belgium

Catalan former president Carles Puigdemont may not be going back to Spain anytime soon as he is also facing extradition  if he refuses to honour the court summons in Madrid to answer to charges leveled against.He said he ‘prefers to observe and wait’ adding  he may not be given fair trial if returns. However, Puigdemont who is staying in a hotel in Belguim capital may follow the path of Wikileaks founder who is holed up in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London for over five years according to a report. HeRead More

Former Vice President, Alex Ekwueme collapses

Second republic Vice-President, Dr. Alex Ekwueme, has reportedly collapsed and has been admitted at the Intensive Care Unit of Memfys Hospital for Neurosurgery, by Penok petrol station in Trans-Ekulu, Enugu State. It was gathered that Ekwueme collapsed around 2am last Saturday, at his residence in Independence Layout, Enugu. The development comes barely 10 days (October 10) after he celebrated his 85th birthday. “He was trying to get something from the table when he suddenly collapsed and immediately someone raised the alarm, we proceeded to revive him while cautious enough notRead More

Muhammadu Buhari And His Unfaithful Mistress – By Dare Babarinsa

Absolute power loves to come in the benign habiliment of profound understatement. When General Yakubu Gowon came to power after the coup of July 29, 1966, he was called the Supreme Commander and Head of the Federal Military Government. Yet his supremacy was heavily contested and the military government was deeply divided. Then the soldiers went to Ghana under the auspices of the new military ruler of that country and they met in Aburi. From that point on, Gowon took on the title of Head of State and Commander-in-Chief ofRead More