NBA Confab: Real reasons we moved against Gov. el-Rufai – Onu, OBI convener

The legal profession in the country has been embroiled in controversy since the Nigerian Bar Association cancelled the invitation it had previously given to the Kaduna State governor, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai, to participate in the NBA2020 Virtual Annual Conference. The Open Bar Initiative (OBI), convened by Silas Joseph Onu, spearheaded the agitation to disinvite the Kaduna State governor,  which was carried out by NBA.   In this … Continue reading NBA Confab: Real reasons we moved against Gov. el-Rufai – Onu, OBI convener

Is Godswill Akpabio Interested In Being My Fifth Husband – Joy Nunieh Fires Full Blast (Read Full Interview)

QUESTION: You listened to the Minister’s interview. You were accused of one, insubordination, and secondly of not having an NYSC Certificate or any evidence that you served in the NYSC scheme. ANSWER: Five issues were raised by Akpabio. The first thing that he said was that I have been married to four husbands. Unlike Akpabio I have already asked my lawyers to sue him, a … Continue reading Is Godswill Akpabio Interested In Being My Fifth Husband – Joy Nunieh Fires Full Blast (Read Full Interview)

Interview: Herdsmen are the greatest threat to the nation’s unity – Iwuanyanwu

Elder statesman, Chief Emmanuel Iwuanyanwu, has expressed fears on Nigeria’s unity. He believes that Fulani herdsmen are the greatest threat to the nation, insisting that if they are not checked now, their actions will break the country. In this interview with our correspondent in Owerri, he also talked about Nigeria’s democracy and ways to make it better, as well as other issues bothering his state, … Continue reading Interview: Herdsmen are the greatest threat to the nation’s unity – Iwuanyanwu

Interview: No past Imo governor has ever visited me — Victoria Mbakwe

It has been 17 years since the First Lady of the first civilian governor of old Imo State, Chief (Mrs) Victoria Ahukpeyi Mbakwe, lost her husband and former governor of the state, Chief Sam Mbakwe. In an interview with our correspondent CHRIS NJOKU, the former first lady sensationally revealed that no former governor of the state had deemed it necessary to pay her a visit. … Continue reading Interview: No past Imo governor has ever visited me — Victoria Mbakwe

Interview: Unemployment drove me into politics— Rotimi Amaechi

-Punch Interview: At a time, you were the president of the National Union of Rivers State Students. What were the highlights of your tenure at that time? That was a long time ago, so I cannot really recall what happened. I was very young then. I left university at the age of 20/21. It was just a radical life in terms of what I believed … Continue reading Interview: Unemployment drove me into politics— Rotimi Amaechi

Interview: COVID-19: How early warning Lagos Health Commissioner gave helped us – Sanwo-Olu

…Says Prof Abayomi raised the red flag since 2019  Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos has demonstrated great leadership in the way he has handled the COVID-19 challenge. Moreover, as a team player, he gave due credit to who deserves it in this fight, in the person of Prof. Akinola Abayomi, Lagos State Commissioner for Health. He has revealed how an early warning by Abayomi made … Continue reading Interview: COVID-19: How early warning Lagos Health Commissioner gave helped us – Sanwo-Olu

RDG on a mission to spark global movement to Africa

Ochuko Okitikpi is the Secretary of Reconnecting the Great Diaspora (RGD), a non-profit organisation that works in reconnecting African-Americans, that’s the blacks in America and the Caribbean to their roots through what is called ancestral DNA. He spoke to GREGORY AUSTIN NWAKUNOR on the challenge so far. So, what’s RGD mission and how far have you gone about this? RGD means Reconnecting the Great Diaspora. … Continue reading RDG on a mission to spark global movement to Africa

Interview: Amotekun: there’s no going back on operation –Prof Akintoye, Yoruba leader

…Urges FG, police to stop being nervous The Federal Government opposition to Operation Amotekun, the Southwest security outfit launched recently, is expectedly building up tension in the region. In this interview, Prof Adebanjo Akintoye, leader of the Yoruba, insisted that there is no going back on the initiative that enjoys the overwhelming support of the people of the Southwest.   Different reactions have been trailing … Continue reading Interview: Amotekun: there’s no going back on operation –Prof Akintoye, Yoruba leader

Fayemi meets with Buhari, speaks on Kano emirates controversy, Edo APC crisis, others

The chairman of the Nigerian Governors’ Forum, Kayode Fayemi, on Monday, met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the State House, Abuja. Mr. Fayemi spoke to journalists after the meeting. Although he did not disclose what he discussed with the president, Mr. Fayemi answered questions on his role in resolving the Kano emirates’ crisis and the crisis in the Edo State chapter of the All Progressives … Continue reading Fayemi meets with Buhari, speaks on Kano emirates controversy, Edo APC crisis, others

Wike didn’t demolish any mosque –Alhaji Orlu, Muslim leader

Alhaji Abubakar Orlu is the vice president-general of Jama’atu Nasril Islam (JNI), in  Rivers State. The octogenarian is the South-South and South-East Muslim leader and coordinator of JNI in the South-South zone. In this interview with TONY JOHN, he speaks on the alleged demolition of a mosque in Rainbow Town, Port Harcourt, and governance in Rivers State   As an elder statesman and renowned Muslim leader, … Continue reading Wike didn’t demolish any mosque –Alhaji Orlu, Muslim leader