ISA PANTAMI: The Monster In The Minister (OPINION)

By Fejiro Oliver Anyone who supports terrorism, anyone who see terrorism as a legitimate means, anyone who uses terrorism to cause the death of innocent people is a terrorist in my eyes Milos Zeman When next you go to the embassy as a Nigerian and you are denied visa without reason, you are free to go to the Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy to pull out the Minister, Sheikh Ali Isa Ibrahim Pantami and beat him mercilessly for making you waste your money, time and having a record of…

Ogoni Clean-Up Exercise, a Reality as Buhari Appoints Nwielaghi HYPREB BOT Chairman – Eze

PORT HARCOURT/Nigeria: Following the sincerity and unwavering commitment displayed by the President Mohammadu Buhari-led Federal Government towards ensuring an effective implementation of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Report on Ogoni, a foundation member and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Eze Chukwuemeka Eze, said the remediation work is yielding very significant result, especially in restoring the badly damaged environment to a safer and globally accepted standard. Reacting to the inauguration of the second Governing Council of Hydrocarbon Pollution Remediation Project (HYPREP) and Board of Trustees of Ogoni…

PANTANI: House Minority Caucus Takes House Spokesman to the Cleaner, Asked to Apologise

By Emmanuel Enebeli ABUJA/Nigeria: The Minority Caucus of the House of Representatives has berated Hon Benjamin Kalu, the House Spokesman and Chairman House Committee Media and Public Affairs,  for discrediting the motion moved by the Minority Leader, Hon Ndudi Elumelu, on the floor of the House calling for the resignation or sack of Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami, over his alleged link with terrorist groups. The Minority Caucus of House of Representatives, in a statement signed by its Spokesman, Hon. Francis Ottah Agbo, decried the attempt by…

SECESSION: If The East Goes, The West Won’t Go! (VIEWPOINT)

By Obiaruko Ndukwe As the quest for secession by several ethnic groups in Nigeria hots up, two major tribes have been more vocal than the rest- the Igbos of the South East and the Yorubas of the South West. Surprisingly, and in spite of heightened security concerns in the North, no group from the region has pitched its voice in the calls for a breakaway. The fourth largest group being the Ijaws majorly found in the Niger Delta region has suddenly lost the desire and firepower for agitation in this…

Nigeria In Troubled Times, Says Gov. Okowa

AGBOR/Nigeria: Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has said that Nigeria is in troubled times with dwindling economy occasioned by various factors, including worsening insecurity across the nation. The governor stated this on Friday at the funeral service of late Mrs Comfort Nwagimeje at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Agbor, and urged Nigerians to pray that God should change the situation. According to him, many people are hungry and can no longer feed themselves because they can’t farm the way they used to due to growing insecurity. “Pray for our nation…

Now That Ada Jesus Is Gone, Odumeje Should Learn How To Forgive (OPINION)

By Isaac Asabor If there is any pastor in Nigeria that can be described to be the most criticized, he is unarguably Prophet TB Joshua of the Synagogue Church Of All Nations (SCOAN). Surprisingly, he has gained a reputation for silence in the face of accusations, controversies and criticisms. But what is the secret behind his silence amidst the seeming attacks he has been receiving over the years, to the extent that other men of God were reported to have at different times questioned his source of power? The answer…