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NIGERIA, LEVICK AND THE IMPERATIVES OF NATION BRANDING – By Tony Usidamen

NIGERIA, LEVICK AND THE IMPERATIVES OF NATION BRANDING  – By Tony Usidamen

In the past week or so, I have read quite a number of articles and comments about the “purported” award of a public relations (PR) contract to a foreign-based PR consultancy, LEVICK, which, as a local news site – www.thecable.ng – put it, was hired by the News Agency of Nigeria to…

Nyako Impeached by Adamawa House of Assembly

Nyako Impeached by Adamawa House of Assembly

By Niyi Tabiti Governor Murtala Nyako of Adamawa has been impeached by the state  house of assembly.  The deputy governor,Bala Ngilari resigned voluntarily.The speaker of the state house of assembly,Umaru  Fintiri. Nyako was indicted by a seven man commitee set up to investigate the allegations of financial misappropriation and recklessness…

Bamidele Aturu is dead-Remember Baba Suwe’s lawyer in the Oyagbeti saga?

Bamidele Aturu is dead-Remember Baba Suwe’s lawyer in the Oyagbeti saga?

By Gistmaster, Human Rights activist, Barrister Bamidele Aturu is dead. According to a breaking news on Saharareporters, Aturu died Wednesday at the age of 49. He was a renowned public affairs commentator.According to friends, he was very steadfast in his resolve to fight against tyranny durning the military rule and…

Soldiers set BRT buses on fire in Lagos

Soldiers set BRT buses on fire in Lagos

Armed military men in Lagos went on rampage this morning, burning BRT buses.News sources disclosed  that a BRT bus crushed a soldier riding on a bike to death. The overzealous and reckless driving style of most BRT bus drivers irked the soldiers who thought it was an opportunity to teach…

Between Governor Rochas Okorocha and I- Charly Boy

Between Governor Rochas Okorocha and I- Charly Boy

By Charly Boy This is to register my utmost pleasure and appreciation to all Nigerians for the remarkable show of love to me and my family in giving my father, Hon. Justice Chukwudifu Akunne Oputa, a most befitting burial. I am very happy and indeed, very grateful to all. My…

Bomb Blast kills New Telegraph newspaper managing editor

Bomb Blast kills New Telegraph newspaper managing editor

Today’s horrible bomb explosion in Abuja  is another sad news that cut short many lives including that of Bissala Suleiman the managing director of New Telegraph newspaper. The explosion, which rocked Wuse 2 area in  Abuja is one in a series of bomb explosions that has killed hundreds of people…

Bomb Blast hit medical school in Nigeria, 8 persons killed

Bomb Blast hit medical school in Nigeria, 8 persons killed

By Gistmaster, Bomb blast killed eight medical students and injured 12 others at the School of Hygiene premises in Kano,northern part of Nigeria. The explosive device, which was planted by yet unknown assailants also injured 12 others. A group known as Boko Haram has claimed responsibility for similar bomb blasts…

#EkitiElection:Fayose wins Ekiti Governorship Election

#EkitiElection:Fayose wins Ekiti Governorship Election

Mr Peter Ayodele Fayose of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has been declared winner of the Ekiti Governorship election. The Returning Officer for the 2014 governorship elections and Vice Chancellor of the Federal University of Oye- Ekiti, Professor Isaac Azuzu announced the results of the governorship elections in Ekiti State…

#EkitiElection:Will Fayemi Break the second term jinx?

#EkitiElection:Will Fayemi Break the second term jinx?

By Niyi Tabiti Just as many Nigerians,especially political observers await the results of the 2014 Ekiti state governorship election,there is a reason to be thankful because no form of violence has been recorded so far. The incumbent governor,Governor Kayode Fayemi win at the election will make him the myth breaker.…

Roli Bode George-The Queen of NDLEA

Roli Bode George-The Queen of NDLEA

Bola Idowu, Nigerians received the news of Roli Adeniyi’s appointment as new NDLEA chairman with shock.Roli is the wife of  PDP top shot, Chief Bode George and her appointment was announced in a statement signed Reuben Abati, meaia aide to President Goodluck Jonathan. This is because most people see her…