Tag: President Goodluck Jonathan

Northern governors condemn Ahmed Gulak’s killing

The Northern Governors Forum has described the assassination of a former Special Adviser to President Goodluck Jonathan on Political Matters, Ahmed Gulak, as most unfortunate and totally condemnable. In a statement on Monday, the Chairman of the Forum and Governor of Plateau State, Simon Lalong, said the killing was a[Read More…]

Aide of Former President Goodluck Jonathan, Ahmed Gulak shot dead in Owerri

Aide of Former President Goodluck Jonathan, Ahmed Gulak is dead. Multiple sources in Owerri tell NewsWireNGR that the aide to former President Goodluck Jonathan, Ahmed Gulak is dead. Gulak who is from Adamawa State was shot dead on his way to the airport in Imo State by unknown gunmen. He[Read More…]

Peoples Democratic Party leaders meeting with former President Goodluck Jonathan

Leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party met with former President Goodluck Jonathan on Tuesday. Former senate president Bukola Saraki made this known via a tweet. In the tweet, the video showed Jonathan exchanging pleasantries with the PDP leaders. “You are welcome,” says Jonathan as he received the delegation. Saraki noted[Read More…]

My son knows I am vehemently against his sexuality – Doyin Okupe reacts to his son’s sexuality

A former presidential media aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Doyin Okupe has on Friday, reacted to his son, Bolu Okupe’s revelation of his sexuality. Bolu, had on Thursday revealed that he is gay in an Instagram post. He was clad in a rainbow shorts and held a rainbow flag behind[Read More…]

Igbo’s Must “Go Seek Forgiveness” – Rotimi Amaechi Orders Igbos To Back Buhari

Rotimi Amaechi, minister of transportation, has asked the Igbo to support President Muhammadu Buhari’s second term bid. But he says they should first “go for confession, seek forgiveness” and join the All Progressives Congress (APC) where they will have a chance of producing Buhari’s successor. Amaechi said this on Wednesday[Read More…]

Former President Goodluck Jonathan “Essentially Shared” N150 Billion Two Weeks – Yemi Osinbajo Says

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has alleged that the government of former President Goodluck Jonathan “essentially shared” N150 billion two weeks to the 2015 polls. He said while the current administration with less revenue, has increased capital funding by 400 percent in power, works and housing, defence, transportation, agricultural sectors, the Jonathan administration[Read More…]

Benue Must Modify Grazing Law For Peace To Reign –Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association

The umbrella body of cattle breeders in the country, the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association, has said the anti-open grazing law in Benue State Government, aimed at regulating cow grazing in the state, must be modified for peace to reign in the state. The Secretary-General of the association, Usman Ngelzerma,[Read More…]

“Contest And Be Disgraced” – Fr. Ejike Mbaka Warns President Muhammadu Buhari Against Seeking a Second Term In 2019

Fiery Enugu priest, the Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka has warned President Muhammadu Buhari not to contemplate seeking for a second tenure in 2019. Mbaka, the spiritual director, Adoration Ministry, Enugu, Nigeria, said Buhari would be totally disgraced if he takes a shot at the presidency after his current tenure. He[Read More…]

EFCC Not Shielding Fugitive Kingley Kuku

The attention of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has been drawn to a rather salacious news report published in Vanguard and The Punch newspapers of May 2, 2017. The report published under two different headlines: “DSS accuses anti-graft agency of protecting Jonathan’s former aide”, and “Jonathan’s wanted aide[Read More…]

“Jonathan’s Govt Did Not Reject Help to Rescue Chibok Girls” – British Gov’t Says

The British High Commission in Abuja has debunked a report by London-based Observer newspaper, which reported at the weekend that the government of President Goodluck Jonathan rejected the offer by the British Royal Armed Force (RAF) to help rescue over 200 Chibok schoolgirls, when they were kidnapped by Boko Haram[Read More…]