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Jonathan under fire!

Jonathan under fire!

For mocking Chibok Girls Why Okupe may be fired The sustained and nauseating campaign in the country to ‘bring back Jonathan’ in 2015 has made a mockery of the Presidency and Nigeria, reports Ohia Israel   Mid last week, President Goodluck Jonathan ordered the removal of billboards bearing messages which contains hash tag said to


Jonathan in a fix!

…Over Governor’s Impeachment Saga The impeachment plot against Governors Murtala Nyako and Rotimi Amechi allegedly being master-minded by the presidency, has provoked another impeachment move against President Jonathan in the National Assembly, writes James Obute  In an apparent fight against political opponents using various antics, President Goodluck Jonathan penultimate Wednesday ordered the Federal Aviation Authorities


APC chieftain asks Jonathan to resign

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress in Lagos State, Chief Ayo Akande, has advised President Goodluck Jonathan to resign from office over his handling of the security and economic challenges facing the country. Akande, in an Easter message on Monday, said Nigerians were “fed up with a president who prefer dining and wining round


Emergency rule: FG to decide on extension Wednesday

President Goodluck Jonathan and Vice-President Namadi Sambo. The Federal Government may on Wednesday decide whether the emergency rule imposed on three northern states of Adamawa, Borno and Yobe will be extended or not. A reliable source at the Presidency told this paper that a decision on the matter might be taken during an enlarged meeting


United States president, Mr. Barrack Obama and the United Nations Secretary-General, Mr. Ban Ki-moon, have called on the federal government to urgently conduct a full investigation into Monday’s bomb blast which reportedly claimed some lives and properties at Nyanya motor park, Abuja. Reacting in a statement made available at the early hours of Tuesday by



In an apparent response to Kano state Governor’s “regret over voting for Preisdent Goodluck Jonathan”, the president has alleged that governor Rabi’u Musa Kwankwaso refused to give Kano delegates refreshment monies budgeted for them during the presidential election asking how can such a person claim that he voted for him. The preisdent, who was speaking

FG chides media over ‘insensitive’ reports

The Federal Government on Wednesday chided the Nigerian media over the reportage of the Abuja bomb blast. Minister of Information, Mr. Labaran Maku, made the government’s position known while briefing State House correspondents of the outcome of the weekly Federal Executive Council meeting presided over by President Goodluck Jonathan. Maku was joined at the briefing


Jonathan flouting electoral law, says APC

The All Progressives Congress on Sunday accused President Goodluck Jonathan and the ruling Peoples Democratic Party of lawlessness for engaging in early electioneering ahead of the 2015 election. The   APC was reacting to a declaration by Jonathan during the PDP zonal rally in Enugu on Friday that the ruling party would recapture the South-East in