He Speaks The Raw and Bitter Truth – Fani-Kayode Speaks On Why He Supports Gov. Fayose

Former minister of aviation Femi Fani-Kayode has disclosed why he is in support of Ekiti state governor Ayo Fayose‘s intention to run for presidency in 2019. Fani-Kayode who was spotted at the event Fayose held to declare his intention, said that the governor “has done an excellent job in his Ekiti state and he has consistently and fearlessly stood against the evil of the Buhari administration”. Fani-Kayode made the disclosure in a statement to PUNCH. The statement read in part: We come from completely different backgrounds and we do not…

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How To Put The Agitations In South East To An End – Makarfi

The Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Caretaker Committee, Ahmed Makarfi, has said that only restructuring can put an end to the agitations by the South East, which is presently posing a threat to the unity of Nigeria. He went on further to urge the Igbos resident in the north not to flee the region because of the October 1 declaration by the northern youths. The PDP chief who spoke in Kaduna yesterday, on the need to ensure that the nation’s internal security and sovereignty was not further…

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We Need To Take Anambra State To The Blueprint We Left On March 2014 – Obaze

  “If this government was doing well, I won’t be running for this office.  The governor is my friend,  we have no personal issues but Anambra is bigger than I and him. I can’t fold my arms because we are friends and watch Anambra regress.” This are quotes from the recently concluded radio program by the Peoples Democratic Party candidate for the November 18th gubernatorial election in Anambra state at Odenigbo Fm.  “We should not settle for what is less than our capability in  human capacity.” “We need to take…

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Buhari’s Presidency Not Responsible For Nigeria’s Problems – Obi

A former governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, has said that  it was wrong to  blame Buhari or any single person for the problems in the country, which he described as a result of cumulative years of leadership failure for which the entire political class is guilty.  Mr. Obi stated this in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State, on today during the 2017 Independence anniversary lecture at the Akanu- ibiam International Conference Centre where he was a guest lecturer. The former governor who  spoke on the topic “Change and changing Nigeria through harnessing…

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Obiano’s ‘Flyovers’ And The Numerous Defects

Concerned people of Anambra have been disturbed, and rightly so, about the state of the sub-grade intersections, otherwise unprofessionally christened Flyovers in Aroma, Kwata and Amawbia Junctions within the Capital Territory.  Before I go further I want to say this … I had believed those bridges were never going to collapse in this generation. And I drew my strong conviction based on the following reasons. While taking a course, Design of Structures, over two and a half decades ago, one of the most erudite lecturers I passed through imprinted in…

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Lagos, Nigeria Ranks Third On World’s List Of Most Stressful Cities In The World

According to a new study by CNN, Lagos ranks third on the list of most stressful cities in the world. The list was compiled based on factors ranging from traffic levels, public transport, percentage of green spaces, financial status of citizens including debt levels, physical and mental health, and the hours of sunlight the city gets per year. A new study has revealed the world’s most and least stressful cities of 2017, based on factors including traffic levels, public transport, percentage of green spaces, financial status of citizens including debt…

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Read President Donald Trump’s Speech At United Nations General Assembly That Has Got The Whole World Talking

Mr. Secretary General, Mr. President, world leaders, and distinguished delegates, welcome to New York. It is a profound honor to stand here in my home city as a representative of the American people to address the people of the world. As millions of our citizens continue to suffer the effects of the devastating hurricanes that have struck our country, I want to begin by expressing my appreciation to every leader in this room who has offered assistance and aid. The American people are strong and resilient, and they will emerge…

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See How World Leaders Reacted To President Trump’s UNGA Speech

As President Donald Trump took the world stage Tuesday at the United Nations General Assembly to deliver a speech, world leaders were stoic and quiet, barely reacting to his remarks about their countries. It was the first time Trump spoke to UN leaders as President. In his 41-minute address, Trump vowed to “totally destroy North Korea” if the US and its allies were forced defend themselves. “Rocket Man is on a suicide mission for himself and for his regime,” Trump said. “The United States is ready, willing and able, but…

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Tropical Storm Maria To Hit Carribean After Hurricanes Harvey and Irma

Hurricanes Harvey and Irma have laid their claim to massive destruction, but the hurricane season isn’t letting up yet. According to new reports, Tropical Storm Maria has formed in the Atlantic ocean and is slated to take the same path that Irma ran, creating a back-to-back hit for the areas that faced Irma’s wrath last week. According to the National Hurricane Center, the tropical storm will soon form into Hurricane Maria as it reaches the Leeward Islands sometime in the first half of the week to come as the islands…

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Manchester United Sigh 15-Year Old Charlie McCann

The Premier League club have won the race to sign the highly-rated midfielder, who has represented the Three Lions at under-16 level Manchester United have completed the signing of 15-year-old Coventry City starlet Charlie McCann. McCann, who has represented England at under-16 level, is a United supporter, with the League Two club set to receive a fee from Jose Mourinho’s side for the transfer. Speaking about the move, Coventry academy manager Richard Stevens said: “When a big football club come knocking, and it is the club that Charlie supports, you…

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Manchester United In Talks With Fellaini For New Deal

Manchester United have opened new contract talks with Marouane Fellaini. The Mirror says United have tabled an initial offer to the midfielder about extending his stay, after being urged to do so by Mourinho. Fellaini is 30 in November and the club have a policy of offering only one-year extensions to players of that age. It is understood that Fellaini is after a longer commitment, but enjoys working under manager Jose Mourinho. The United boss says he “feels weaker” when the Belgian is missing from his squad. He also blocked…

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Photography Is Fast Becoming The New Investment Plan

The Art Institute of Chicago is one of the world’s great galleries. Visitors flock to see Edward Hopper’s Nighthawks and Grant Wood’s American Gothic, two of the most recognisable images in modern American art. But what has stunned art collectors is that a photograph of visitors to the Art Institute, taken in 1990 by Thomas Struth, fetched more at auction than any other photograph last year, selling for $777,088. And it’s not even the only one in existence – Struth produced 10 prints. As bankers to the wealthy Coutts revealed…

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