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Nigerian Pastors And The Crime Link
Wednesday, December 17, 2008
By Astro Jewoola

These days, the activities of many of the so-called men of God throw up moral, ethical and even religious questions.
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Okada Riders Defy Fashola’s Directive
Tuesday, November 25, 2008
By Tunde Lemuel

Governor Babtunde Fashola’s directive that commercial motorcyclists, popularly called Okada riders, should carry only one passenger at a time, appears to have fallen on deaf ears as the operators cont...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Tourists Storm Badagry For Olokun Festival
Wednesday, October 22, 2008
By Ayodele Lawal /Badagry

Scores of members of Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC) and tourists from Ghana, Benin Republic, Ivory Coast and other neighbouring countries, this morning, stormed Suntan Beach, Badagry, for the annual Ol...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Lagos to phase out okada
Sunday, August 31, 2008
By Our correspondent

The Lagos State Government says it will soon introduce new tricycles in the state to gradually replace “Keke Marwa” and commercial motorcycles.
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Bakassi not part of Nigerian territory – Boundary Commission boss
Saturday, August 16, 2008
From TERWASE TYOBAN, Birnin Kebbi

Director General of the National Boundary Commission, Alhaji Sadiq Marafa Diggi has sensationally revealed that the Bakassi Peninsula was never part of Nigerian territory.
Posted By : Cassie
 
Adamawa Guber Poll
Wednesday, April 30, 2008
AUGUSTINE AVWODE, WILLY EYA (Lagos), DAVID MALOMO & PETER ANOSIKE (Yola)

As results of yesterday’s re-run governorship election continue to trickle in, feelers from exit poll suggest that the former governor, Admiral Murtala Nyako (rtd) is set to re-enact another victory t...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
20 new ambassadors set to travel
Monday, March 24, 2008
By UBONG UKPONG, Abuja

No fewer than 20 of the newly appointed ambassadors are set to depart the country to their various countries of accreditation by the end of this month.
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
You’re shameless!
Tuesday, February 19, 2008
By FEMI BABAFEMI

Chairman, Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs, Senator Jubril Aminu has again stirred the hornet’s nest by taking on the duo of former petroleum minister, Prof. Tam David-West and Vice Chairman of Are...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Marwa no threat!
Tuesday, February 19, 2008
By Linus Obogo

As the dust raised over the reported refusal of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations to clear some ambassadorial nominees now settles, the chairman of the 12-member body, Senator Jibril Aminu has...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Ambassadorial screening: Senate clears Marwa, Nwite, Chikwe
Saturday, February 02, 2008
By ISMAIL OMIPIDAN, Abuja

After discarding the security report which purportedly indicted them, the Senate on Tuesday confirmed the trio of former Lagos State governor, Brigadier-Gen. Mohammed Buba Marwa (retd), one time Aviat...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Ambassadorial nominees: Senate dumps Aminu’s report
Monday, January 28, 2008
By ISMAIL OMIPIDAN, Abuja

Ahead of this weekend’s proposed retreat for ambassadors designate slated to hold in Obudu Cattle Ranch, Cross River State, there are strong indications that the Senate may at its plenary tomorrow (Tu...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Ambassadorial nominees: Jibril Aminu under fire again
Saturday, January 26, 2008
By ISMAIL OMIPIDAN, Abuja

Weeks after Chairman of the Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs, Senator Jibril Aminu escaped being sanctioned following his committee’s refusal to screen three ambassadorial nominees, he again came u...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
NASS exposes OBJ, Atiku rackets
Tuesday, January 08, 2008
By MURPHY GANAGANA and JAMES OJO, Abuja

After painstaking investigations into some Federal Government-owned blue-chip companies some of which were hurriedly sold in the last lap of ex-president Olusegun Obasanjo’s administration, Chairman...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Rwandan wins Glo race
Sunday, December 09, 2007
By Cosmas Omegoh

Rwandan marathoner, Dierdonne Disi yesterday won the male category of the inaugural edition of the AFN/Glo Lagos International Half Marathon sponsored by communication giant, Globacom.
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Senate committee drills Nwite, screens Marwa, Chikwe
Tuesday, November 27, 2007
By Sun News Publishing

The Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs yesterday refused to extend the usual courtesy enjoined by former lawmakers as it took on one of its own, Senator Polycap Nwite to task for daring to petition t...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Joke over bottle of beer turns bloody as a friend is stabbed to death
Wednesday, November 07, 2007
By TAIWO OLUWADARE

What looked like a joke has turned out a death issue. The gory incident occurred on Saturday evening as a man called Damilare Aladejobi was allegedly stabbed to death by one of his colleages called Ku...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Yar’Adua nominates 62 new ambassadors
Saturday, September 29, 2007
From BASHIR UMAR, Abuja

President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua on Tuesday forwarded to the Senate names of 62 nominees for appointment as new ambassadors.
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Confusion in Adamawa over ministerial list
Monday, July 02, 2007
By ISMAIL OMIPIDAN, Abuja

Rumours that President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua would jettison the original ministerial list sent to him by Governor Murtala Nyako of Adamawa State is now causing tension and confusion in the State, as the...
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Presidency: Obasanjo certifies Yar’Adua medically fit
Friday, January 12, 2007
By JACOB EDI, Abuja

President Olusegun Obasanjo Wednesday said all those citing ill-health as one of the weaknesses of PDP presidential flagbearer, Governor Umaru Yar’Adua, are themselves sick.
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
PDP picks Jonathan as Yar’adua’s running mate
Monday, December 18, 2006
FRANCIS AWOWOLE – BROWNE, ISMAIL OMIPIDAN, Abuja, PAUL ORUDE Bauchi, ANDY ASEMOTA, Katsina

Governor Goodluck Ebele Jonathan of Bayelsa State was second time lucky Sunday as the Peoples Democratic Pary’s presidential candidate,Alhaji Umar Musa Yar’adua, picked him as running mate for next ye...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
2007: South-South unveils Plan B
Friday, December 08, 2006
By DENNIS MERNYI, Abuja

Elder statesman and leader of South-South Peoples Assembly (SSPA), Chief Edwin Clark, has given assurance that the South-South region will throw its weight behind frontline People’s Democratic Party (...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Odili tackles Edwin Clark on support for Marwa
Friday, December 08, 2006
By Sun News Publishing

The Peter Odili Presidential Campaign Organisation (POPCO) has described as unfortunate, a statement credited to Chief Edwin Clark that the South-South will back General Mohammed Buba Marwa if it fail...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
2007 Presidency: We did not endorse Odili – Adamawa PDP
Thursday, October 19, 2006
By Sun News Publishing

The Adamawa State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has denied reports that it has endorsed the candidature of Rivers State governor, Dr Peter Odili as its presidential candidate in the 20...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
How to move Nigeria forward – Marwa
Thursday, August 31, 2006
From Akeeb Alarape, Ibadan

Former Lagos military administrator and presidential aspirant in the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Brig-Gen. Mohammed Buba Marwa (retd), says that the pervasive poverty in the country and oth...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Marwa, Afenifere, CLO, others mourn
Monday, July 31, 2006
By Olalekan Adetayo and Yemi Banjo

Shock and disbelief continued on Sunday to trail last Thursday’s murder of the Peoples Democratic Party governorship aspirant.....
Posted By : Anna
 
Top Nigerian politician assassinated
Thursday, July 27, 2006
By MARTIN KING for andnetwork.com

Nigeria's spate of pre-election violence has claimed another victim as political aspirant Funsho Williams was on Thursday stabbed to death in his home in the capital Lagos.....
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Marwa’s group promises economic growth
Friday, July 21, 2006
By Geoffrey Ekenna

The Marwa Movement, the campaign organisation of Brig.-Gen. Buba Marwa, has promised to make job creation, poverty alleviation....
Posted By : Anna
 
Tinubu threatens Indian firm with EFCC
Wednesday, July 19, 2006
By Olasunkanmi Akoni

GOVERNOR Bola Tinubu of Lagos State yesterday gave the Management of Bojswani Brothers Limited, an Indian firm, one week to furnish his office with all contractual agreements between.....
Posted By : Anna
 
2007 presidency: There’ll be big fight in the North, if...– Akande
Tuesday, July 18, 2006
By RAZAQ BAMIDELE

Former governor of Osun State, Chief Adebisi Akande, has taken a critical look at the activities of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) and declared...
Posted By : Anna
 
Obasanjo: I tasted his bitter pill—Ex minister, Yomi Edu
Monday, July 03, 2006
AYODELE OJO

Chief Yomi Edu, an astute businessman and close associate of Vice President Atiku Abubakar, is not given to much talk......
Posted By : Anna
 
2007: Retired soldiers in politics are evil –CAN President
Tuesday, June 27, 2006
By JOE NWANKWO, Abuja

The Primate of the Anglican Communion and President of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Archbishop Peter Akinola, has passed what could be said to be termed a damning spiritual verdict....
Posted By : Anna
 
Campaign 2007 Kicks Off
Sunday, June 25, 2006
FROM JOHN ABBA-OGBODO, ABUJA

AFTER months of preparations amidst insinuations that he was just a decoy for stronger candidates, the former military administrator of Lagos State, Brig.-Gen. Buba Marwa yesterday in Abuja flagged of...
Posted By : Anna
 
Marwa Begins 2007 Campaigns, Promises to Deepen Reforms
Sunday, June 25, 2006
From Donald Andoor in Abuja

Former Military Administrator of Lagos State, Brig. Gen.Muhammed Buba Marwa, formally inaugurated his presidential campaign on Saturday at the Eagle Square, Abuja with a declaration that he would str...
Posted By : Anna
 
Atiku, Gov Haruna sue PDP
Wednesday, April 26, 2006
By Umar Yusuf & Rotimi Ajayi

VICE President Atiku Abubakar and Governor Boni Haruna of Adamawa State have filed a suit at the State High Court, praying it to stop moves by the ruling People’s Democratic Party (PDP) to sanction t...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
2007: 50 groups back Marwa
Wednesday, April 26, 2006
By Sun News Publishing

The presidential aspiration of former Lagos State Military Administrator, Brigadier General Mohammed Buba Marwa (rtd), received a boost weekend as over 50 youth organizations, and coalition of traders...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
PDP suspends Atiku, Gov Haruna
Wednesday, April 19, 2006
From Adeniyi Olugbemi, Yola

Ahead of the sitting of the special panel instituted by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to try Vice President Atiku Abubakar and two govrnors, the Adamawa State chapter of the PDP Tuesday suspended...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Why I can never resign –Atiku
Sunday, April 16, 2006
From ISMAIL OMIPIDAN, Abuja

But Vice President Atiku Abubakar insisted weekend that he would not resign, saying those calling for his resignation were doing so for a fee.
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Buba Marwa bids for presidency, Atiku camp says it's third term agenda
Wednesday, April 12, 2006
From John-Abba Ogbodo (Abuja)

FORMER Military Administrator of Lagos State, Brig.-Gen. Mohammed Buba Marwa, yesterday declared his intention to contest for president in the 2007 election.
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
N/East PDP disowns Atiku
Sunday, April 09, 2006
By Jacob Edi, Abuja

The North East zone of the Peoples Democratic Party [PDP] Friday, condemned Vice President Atiku Abubakar over statements credited to him at a meeting of anti-third term politicians.
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
Corruption: Marwa to refund $12m
Wednesday, January 11, 2006
Daily Independent, 10 January 2006

Presidential aspirant, Buba Marwa, may have been released by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) last week after he agreed to refund his alleged share in a deal involving the late Head...
Posted By : OnlineNigeria.com
 
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