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PEOPLE,PLACES &NEWS: Nzeribe and Joan Osula Wedding in Benin

PEOPLE,PLACES &NEWS: Nzeribe and Joan Osula Wedding in Benin

GISTMASTER PPN: Controversial politician, Chief Authur Nzeribe married Joan Osula on 22 February 2003 in Benin, Edo state. The bride was married to Harry Mosco but there was no evidence that the marriage was over when the marriage with Mr Nzeribe was consummated. Before the romance was legalized, It was…

Nigeria:Bribery Scandal Tears Reps apart over $9.3 million arms deal probe

Nigeria:Bribery Scandal Tears Reps apart over $9.3 million arms deal probe

By Emman Ovuakporie and Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA–For the second time this week, pandemonium reigned in the House of Representatives, yesterday, following allegations of a $50,000 bribe to members of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to suppress a house inquest into the alleged $9.3 million cash seized by the South African…

Atiku Ababakar declares 2015 Presidential Ambition

Atiku Ababakar declares 2015 Presidential Ambition

By Niyi Tabiti Mr Atiku Abubakar a former Vice President has declared his intention to contest for president in 2015. Atiku is a chieftain of All Progressive Alliance (APC) a leading opposition party in Nigeria. Atiku was a founding member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and was elected as…

PDP WOMEN MOURN STELLA ADADEVOH-KEMA CHIKWE

PDP WOMEN MOURN STELLA ADADEVOH-KEMA CHIKWE

It is with profound sense of loss that on behalf of PDP women nationwide, I mourn the death of Dr. Ameyo Stella Adadevoh, a consultant physician par excellence, consummate professional and an extra-ordinary humanitarian who in the course of her duty, fell victim of the dreaded Ebola disease. Adadevoh, a…

Diamond Bank MD has not declared Abia Governorship ambition-Aides

Diamond Bank MD has not declared Abia Governorship ambition-Aides

By Gistmaster,  Diamond Bank has reacted to recent media reports that its Group Managing director, Dr Alex Otti has formally declared his ambition to take over from Governor Theordore Orji of Abia State. In a statement issued by close aides of Alex Otti in Diamond bank reads “Recently, there have…

Aregbesola wins Osun governorship election,defeats Omisore

Aregbesola wins Osun governorship election,defeats Omisore

By Niyi Tabiti Rauf Aregbesola is the winner of the governorship election in Osun state.Aregbesola contested on the platform of APC defeated Iyiola Omisore of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in a landslide victory.People of Osun have been trooping out to celebrate Aregbesola since the election results starting coming out.…

Tinubu: Femi Aribisala seeks cheap recognition-Gboyega Akosile

Tinubu: Femi Aribisala seeks cheap recognition-Gboyega Akosile

I will start this piece with a Yoruba adage that says ti aja ba n siwin, yio mo oju ina, meaning a dog will certainly recognise fire in his state of madness! This will set the tone for some points I wish to raise here in direct response to some balderdash…

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…

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…

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