Ending The National Assembly Crisis


SQUABBLES, even fisticuffs, are considered “normal” in legislatures all over the democratic world. Here in Nigeria, issues of power and money sharing are constant factors behind every open confrontation among our lawmakers.

APC, PDP disagree over Ondo residence card

The All Progressives Congress has faulted the Ondo State residence card scheme. The Ondo State chapter of the party accused Governor Olusegun Mimiko of exploiting unpaid civil servants and residents of the state to the tune of N2,000 as a condition to obtain the card.

Tinubu, Akande reaping what they sowed – Bode George

A former Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Chief Bode George, has berated the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, and a former interim National Chairman of the APC, Chief Bisi Akande, over the seeming marginalisation of the Yoruba in the President Muhammadu Buhari

Fuel imports: The real cabal

A cursory survey of media reports on the downstream oil sector suggests that the prevailing popular belief is that a predatory cabal has a vice grip on the business of fuel importation. There is concern, therefore, that this, presumably, vicious class of businessmen would do everything possible to ensure that

Re: Naira drops to 230 to dollar

As long as the nation’s gate is opened to all manners of foreign products, most of which could be produced locally, and the nation encourages its citizen to go shopping abroad, the naira will continue its downward movement. I do not see why all sorts of shoes including bathroom sandals

Four months, no light

I’m appealing to the authorities of the Power Holding Company of Nigeria in Ibeju Lekki Local Government Area of Lagos State to please know that human beings reside in the area, especially Onosa community, where we have not had electricity in the past four months. It might interest you to

‘Ogun has done it again’

Ogun State, known to be first in many areas of development in Nigeria has again become the first state to set up three Continuously Operating Reference Stations at Abeokuta, Ijebu-Ode and Agbara. A CORS is a multipurpose, automated GPS-based and essential tool for Geographic Information System used by government, engineers,

Renewed Boko Haram attacks

The renewed Boko Haram insurgency particularly in Borno and Yobe states is not acceptable. Shortly before the last elections the Nigerian Army and its allies appeared to be winning the war against the insurgents. Many lost territories were recaptured with resounding applause from all Nigerians.

New Music: Suté – Vapors


Bantu Collective’s Suté is back again with this new single titled “Vapors”. Listen Up and Share your Thoughts. DOWNLOAD

Re: The many lies about Buhari

Abimbola, kindly take it easy with President Muhammadu Buhari. I’m not really satisfied with the ending paragraphs of your critique. However, keep up the good job.

In Jos: Many feared dead in twin suicide bombings

The first explosion is said to have occurred at about 9:15pm at a restaurant on Bauchi road, near the University of Jos main campus, while the second explosion occurred around the Yantaya, Nasarawa Gwon area of the capital city.

‘Obama replicates Sodom and Gomorah’

It’s painful, disheartening to hear that the President of the United States, Barrack Obama, approved same-sex marriage in the US and the Supreme Court ruled in its favour, making it legal in all 50 states in the country. Marriage was established by God between a man and woman and God

‘Be patient with Buhari’

Abimbola Adelakun, I read ‘The many lies about Buhari’ and as much as I rarely believe in hear say, I’ll say Boko Haram thrived under the Goodluck Jonathan administration until the last minute. It was rumoured that Muhammadu Buhari is their sponsor, and Jonathan’s regime failed to prove it or

Buhari, pensioners and PTAD

This is an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari. Specifically, I am urging him to intervene in the sorry and sad drama which is currently the lot of university pensioners. These pensioners have always received their monthly pensions through organs such as the Budget Office, the Accountant General’s Office, the

Yero left only N228m, not N8bn —El-Rufai


Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai yesterday denied claims by immediate past Kaduna State government under Alhaji Ramalan Yero that it left behind, N8 billion in cash for El Rufai’s incoming government. The post Yero left only N228m, not N8bn —El-Rufai appeared first on Vanguard News.