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Why PDP must change name– nPDP, Coalition

The new Peoples Democratic Party bloc in the All Progressive Congress and the coalition of the 36 political parties has insisted that the opposition Peoples Democratic Party must change its name in order to form confederation for 2019 election. PDP and the various parties would have metamorphosed into a mega political party if the leadership of the main opposition party in the country had succumbed to the pressure to change its name before now, even as the majority of the leaders of the PDP were, however, positively considering the option of a name change as a sacrifice the former ruling party...

Linda Ikeji pregnant with baby boy

Popular blogger Linda Ikeji is five months pregnant and would soon be a mother , The news about Linda’s pregnancy was first revealed by her sister, Laura Ikeji Kanu who shared the details on her Instagram page Sunday afternoon. Recall that the 37-year-old blogger got engaged to an undisclosed man two Mont ago. And...

CAN leadership accused of collecting cash gift from Buhari

National Christian Elders Forum, NCEF, is accusing the leadership of the Christian of Nigeria (CAN) of corruption and abuse of office. Specifically, the forum alleged that the leadership of the umbrella organisation for Christians in Nigeria collected N25 million or N40 million from the Presidency during a visit to President...

Nigeria news online today Saturnday, May 19, 2018

Hello readers! Here are some of Nigeria news online today: 1.The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, on Friday accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) of conniving with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to rig the July 14 governorship election in the State by, “Using students of the Federal University,...

Police denies bank robbery report in Ilorin

The Nigeria Police, Kwara State Command, has denied the robbery report that rocked two banks in the capital city of the state on Friday. According to PPRO, Dsp Okasanmi Ajayi, "the alarm is false, fake and a ploy to cause unnecessary panic in the minds of the people." "The Command is shocked to recieve...

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Nigerians slam IG of police over his inability to read speech [VIDEO]

Nigerians on social media have reacted to a video of the Inspector General of Police,Ibrahim Idris, struggling to read a speech in Kano. In the viral video, the IG, who visited Kano on Monday to commission the Police Technical Intelligence unit in the State stammered severally as he struggled to...

Nigeria’s population to rise 189 million between 2018 and 2050 – UN

Nigeria has been projected to add no fewer than 189 million people to its current population between 2018 and 2050, the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA), said. UN, in a new report: ‘2018 Revision of World Urbanisation Prospects’, projected that around 2.5 billion more people would be...

Medical assosiation tackles Jos doctors over strike

THE Nigerian Medical Association, NMA, in Ondo State, yesterday, described the demand of the striking members of Joint Health Sector Unions, JOHESU, as frivolous, absurd and not obtainable anywhere in the world. It further said that the strike which had paralysed medical activities across the country was uncalled...

What Osinbajo has done about herdsmen killing of Christians in Nigeria

The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo has reacted to comments that he is afraid to speak up against the killing of Christians across the country. Nigerians had accused him of being silent in the wake of many attacks in Benue and other parts of the country. However, the Vice President said he...

Catholic Knights reacts to insecurity, herdsmen killings

Catholic Knights of the Order of St. Mulumba have decried the inability of the federal government to stop the gory killings and wanton destruction of properties and livelihoods by armed herdsmen. It urged the governmentto bring to book all those behind the acts of brigandage and savagery. The Supreme Knight of...

Sha’aba Lafiagi suffers defeat as his candidates lose at APC Congress

  Senator Mohammed Sha'aba Lafiagi representing Kwara North district has suffered yet another political defeat as his hope was dashed at the just concluded Local Government Congress of the All Progressives Congress, (APC) held on Saturday in Lafiagi, Edu Local Government Area of the Kwara State, FELLOW PRESS reports. Findings revealed the...

Buhari must be removed by Nigerians in 2019– Lamido

  Tony Tetuila has revealed why he left the music group, The Remedies, which was made up of him, Eedris Abdulkareem and Eddy Montana. In a chat with Sunday Scoop, the singer said he didn’t regret leaving the music group at the time he did. He said, “I felt so bad...

Nigeria news online today Sunday, May 13, 2018

Hello readers! Here are skme of Nigeria news online today: 1. Despite an Interlocutory Injunction by Justice Chiwendu Nworgu of a High Court in Port Harcourt, the All Progressive Congress in Rivers State went ahead to conducted its delegate local government Congress across the twenty-three Local Government Areas of the...