Northern youths give Jonathan ultimatum.

Northern youths give Jonathan ultimatum.

The national leadership of Northern Youths Leader Forum (NYLF) yesterday gave a seven-day ultimatum to President Goodluck Jonathan to publicly apologise to the people of the North over the death wish advert targeted at the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari. The advertorial was published by two national newspapers last Monday on their front pages. It was sponsored by Ekiti State Governor Ayo Fayose of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The NULF…

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Patience Jonathan – Nobody Can Stop Me From Visiting Bayelsa .

Patience Jonathan – Nobody Can Stop Me From Visiting Bayelsa .

Wife of the President, Mrs. Patience Jonathan, on Thursday said nobody or group could threaten her if she decided to visit any part of the country. Mrs. Jonathan, who spoke with one of our correspondents through her media assistant, Ayo Adewuyi, was reacting to statements by some youth groups threatening to disgrace her if she attends the grand rally of the Peoples Democratic Party in Yenagoa on February 5. Two youth groups – Bayelsa Youth…

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Results Can’t Be Verified Without ‘Buahari’s’ Permission.

Results Can’t Be Verified Without ‘Buahari’s’ Permission.

The University Of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate (UCLES), now known as Cambridge Assessment, in response to requests to prove the authenticity of the All Progressives Congress presidential candidate, Major General Muhammadu Buhari’s exam certificate, has said on Friday that it will not be able to do so. In a statement made available on its website, the institution said, “We can only confirm or verify results at the direct request of or with the permission of…

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Tension Mounts As Gun men Sack APC Campaign Rally In Rivers

Tension Mounts As Gun men Sack APC Campaign Rally In Rivers

Mr. Asifamaka said, “In the wee hours of the morning of Saturday 24, 2015 at about 3:45am some armed youth started shooting at the venue of the APC governorship rally at National School field, Okrika. “Those setting up the sound system and the podium were forced to flee for their lives. At about 4am they started shooting explosives into the arena and destroyed the podium, sound equipment and some canopies. “Okrika is the home of…

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Jonathan campaigns in Borno.

Jonathan campaigns in Borno.

President Goodluck Jonathan, Saturday, reassured the people of Borno state and the north east zone that his administration will do everything possible to end the activities of Boko Haram terrorists and restore peace in the country. Jonathan was speaking during a campaign rally held at the Ramat Square, Maiduguri. He claimed he had fulfilled the promises he made to Nigerians during his 2011 campaigns and that if re-elected in February 14 general elections, more policies…

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Nigerians have been buying, selling votes since 1960, Jonathan Says.

Nigerians have been buying, selling votes since 1960, Jonathan Says.

President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday said that there had not been any free and fair elections in the country since Nigeria’s independence in 1960, as what had been happening since then was that people have been “buying and selling votes.”   Jonathan, however asked Nigerians especially the youths not to allow anybody to buy their votes during the forth coming elections as this would not be allowed to continue. . He spoke at Abakaliki, the Ebonyi…

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APC rejects interim govt., says election must hold.

APC rejects interim govt., says election must hold.

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said it will neither accept an interim government nor a postponement of next month’s elections as being advocated by certain individuals, saying the elections must hold as scheduled on Feb. 14th and 28th 2015. In a statement issued in Lagos on Sunday by its National Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, the party warned that any attempt to scuttle the polls in preference for any other arrangement will be resisted…

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Jonathan to Buhari: You do not fight corruption by throwing people into jail

Jonathan to Buhari: You do not fight corruption by throwing people into jail

President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday said his administration has fought corruption more than other past administrations in the country, asking the opposition All progressives Congress, APC, to tell Nigerians how it would tackle corruption if voted into power in the country. Jonathan spoke in Enugu while flagging off his second term re-election and governorship campaign at the Nnamdi Azikwe Stadium.

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