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Amaechi meets Odigie-Oyegun as parallel congresses threaten Buhari’s prospects

By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor, Dayo Johnson, Olasukanmi Akoni, Umar Yusuf, Ola Ajayi, Perez Brisibe, Egufe Yafugborhi, Chinonso Alozie The All Progressives Congress, APC is set to elect new state officers today in congresses across the country with the quest [...]

May 20, 2018 What Te Papers Say
Fulani Herdsman

Court Remands First Violator Of Benue Anti Open Grazing Law

A Makurdi chief magistrate court presided over by Isaac Ajim, has remanded in prison custody, a herdsman Gambo Mohammed, for violating anti open grazing law, criminal conspiracy, causing grievous hurt, culpable homicide and illegal possession of firearms. When the case [...]

November 23, 2017 What Te Papers Say
Ita Ekpenyong

Ekpenyong has no hand $2.1bn arms deal — SOURCE

Abuja—Security sources yesterday condemned the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, for its desperate and belated bid to rope in the immediate past Director General of the Department of State Services, Mr. Ita Ekpenyong, into the $2.1 billion arms scam, [...]

November 23, 2017 What Te Papers Say
Suicide omb Maiduguri

Boko Haram: Suicide bombers hit Maiduguri

Two suicide bombers on Sunday detonated improvise explosives devises strapped to their body, killing themselves and injuring some members of the civilian joint task force, CJTF. The incident occurred at the entrance of Muna Garage in Maiduguri, a member of [...]

October 23, 2017 What Te Papers Say
NwabuezeB uhari

Divisions tearing Nigeria apart caused by Buhari – Nwabueze

Professor Ben Nwabueze Chairman, the Patriots; Project Nigeria Movement; and Igbo Leaders of Thought has said that President Muhammadu Buhari owes it to the Nigerian people to admit that the divisions tearing the country apart are caused by his actions [...]

October 21, 2017 What Te Papers Say
Presidency and Restructuring

Presidency, Afenifere spokesman, Ikpeazu clash over restructuring

ABUJA – THERE was sharp disagreement yesterday between the presidency and Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State as well as the spokesman of the Yoruba socio-cultural organization, Afenifere, Yinka Odumakin on the clamour for restructuring of the country and threat [...]

October 15, 2017 What Te Papers Say
Reno Omikri and Buhari

Nigerians choose Buhari as biggest problem of Nigeria – Reno

Bestseller and former aide to Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Pastor Reno Omokri has alleged a poll he conducted showed Nigerians chose President Buhari as “the biggest problem of Nigeria.” According to Omokri, he had asked in the poll saying, “As 2019 [...]

October 10, 2017 What Te Papers Say
Adeyinka Grandson

It’s Oduduwa Republic or organised violence —Youth activist, Grandson

In a recent series of viral videos, the President of the Young Yorubas for Freedom, Adeyinka Grandson, made a controversial call for organised violence in the pursuit of ‘Oduduwa Republic.’ He shares his motivation with TOBI AWORINDE   Who is Adeyinka Grandson? [...]

September 30, 2017 What Te Papers Say

BREAKING: We don’t see IPOB as terrorist organisation – US

The United States Government has said it does not consider the Indigenous People of Biafra a terrorist organisation. Last week, the Federal High Court in Abuja gave a judicial backing the executive order of President Muhammadu Buhari, outlawing the group [...]

September 24, 2017 What Te Papers Say
Shettima Kashim

An Open Letter To His Excellency, Hon. Kashim Shettima, Executive Governor Of Borno State

“BEFORE IT WILL BE TOO LATE” RE: PAYMENT OF BORNO STATE 2017 WEAC/NECO FEES Your Excellency, It is indeed a great pleasure to write this letter via this medium as a leader who always listens to his followers. With respect [...]

September 23, 2017 What Te Papers Say
Asuu Strike

Breaking: ASUU shuns meeting with FG

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has shunned a meeting scheduled with the Federal Government on Tuesday to address the concerns raised in an earlier agreement between them for which ASUU has been on strike.   ASUU President, Biodun [...]

August 30, 2017 What Te Papers Say
Arewa Youth

Quit Notice: Igbo leaders drag Arewa youths, Northern governments, others to world court

ABAKALIKI-IGBO leaders under the aegis of Alaigbo Development Foundation Monday dragged Arewa youths, their sponsors including officials of governments in the Northern Sharia States to the International Criminal Court, ICC, at Hague and the Nigerian Courts to answer to the [...]

August 29, 2017 What Te Papers Say
Nnamdi Kanu

Nnamdi Kanu’s lawyer speaks on Nigerian govt’s move to revoke client’s bail

A request by the Nigerian government seeking the revocation of the pro-Biafra leader, Nnamdi Kanu’s bail, is “misconceived”, his lawyer has said. The Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, on Friday demanded the revocation of Mr. Kanu’s bail which was [...]

August 28, 2017 What Te Papers Say


President Muhammadu Buhari has been away from our shores for over 100 days in a stretch treating an undisclosed and mysterious illness in far-away London. Since May 29th 2015 when he was sworn into office as President he has spent [...]

August 17, 2017 What Te Papers Say

Protesters should go look for work, says Garba Shehu as pro, anti-Buhari groups clash in Abuja

‘Our Mumu Don Do’ campaigner, Charly Boy escapes lynching •Wuse Market shut; situation under control, no lives lost — Police Gunfire in Abuja, as pro, anti-Buhari groups clash ABUJA—Police shot into the air, yesterday, after protesters demanding that President Muhammadu [...]

August 16, 2017 What Te Papers Say
Prof Nasiru Isa Fage

ASUU decides on strike today

ABUJA – ACADEMIC Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, will today take a final decision on whether it will proceed on strike over unresolved issues with the Federal Government or not.   Unconfirmed report had it that the union met yesterday [...]

August 14, 2017 What Te Papers Say

INEC removes names of 109 non-Nigerians from voter register

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says it has ordered the removal of the names of 190 non-Nigerians from the country’s Voter Register as part of measures to clean up the register. The commission disclosed this in a statement issued [...]

August 11, 2017 What Te Papers Say
Nollywood Actors

#ResumeOrResign: Nollywood actor Jim Iyke joins protesters, says Nigeria now the joke of Africa

Nollywood actor, Jim Iyke, has lamented the current state of the nation and also joined in the clamour for the resignation of President Muhammadu Buhari.   The actor who joined the #ResumeOrResign protest on Wednesday at its convergence point in [...]

August 10, 2017 What Te Papers Say
Fulani Herdsman

Fulani herdsmen invade Enugu community kill two, 19 missing

Nsukka- Anxiety and confusion has enveloped Abbi Community in Uzo-Uwani Local Government Area, Enugu State, following the invasion of the area by Fulani herdsmen who unleashed mayhem on the people, killing a brother and sister apart from razing down about [...]

August 7, 2017 What Te Papers Say

RESTRUCTURING: Britain’s Conspiracy with North Against the South – Ayo Adebanjo

…A response to Tanko Yakassai ….APC fooling itself on restructuring CHIEF Ayo Adebanjo, elder statesman and staunch follower of Chief Obafemi Awolowo, in this interview, tackles claims made by fellow elder-statesman, Alhaji Tanko Yakassai on the issue of restructuring as [...]

August 7, 2017 What Te Papers Say
Reno Omikri

Reno condemns alleged hate song against Ndigbo circulating in North

Bestselling author, Pastor Reno Omokri has condemned an alleged anti-Igbo song allegedly circulating, especially, in the northern parts of the country.   Pastor Omokri who cautioned that those behind the hate song should not be overlooked also called on the [...]

August 6, 2017 What Te Papers Say

Breaking: We ‘ve withdrawn ultimatum to FG – Clerk

ABUJA – LEADER’S of the Niger Delta region under the aegis of Pan Niger Delta Elders Forum, PANDEF, Thursday night withdrew the ultimatum issued to the Federal Government on some of the contentious issues.   Briefing journalists after the meeting [...]

August 4, 2017 What Te Papers Say
Nnamdi Kanu

Why is it that people can declare Oduduwa Republic, nothing will happen to them, Kanu asks

Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mr. Nnamdi Kanu, said that why is it that people can declare Oduduwa Republic and nothing will happen to them ? Kanu in this video also said that those idiots with Biafran [...]

August 3, 2017 What Te Papers Say
The Presidency

No Nigerian Passport without NIMC in 2018 -Presidency

ABUJA – THE Federal Government has said that anybody that does not have identification number from the National Identification Management Commission, NIMC, from 1st January 2018 will not be issued with the Nigerian passport. Government also said that anybody that [...]

August 2, 2017 What Te Papers Say
Prof Itse Sagay

You have no powers to summon me, Itse Sagay replies Senate

The Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Itse Sagay, has fired blistering remarks at Nigerian Senators after they summoned him for reportedly describing the Senate as ‘childish and irresponsible’ and one ‘filled by people of questionable character’. Mr. [...]

March 30, 2017 What Te Papers Say

Take charge now, Nigeria, APC are plunging, El-Rufai tells Buhari

The Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai, in a rare memo to Muhammadu Buhari, has told the Nigerian President how bad the nation was faring under his watch, how the president’s policies, actions and in-actions have contributed to the nation’s [...]

March 18, 2017 What Te Papers Say
Senate rejects Magu as EFCC Chairman

Again, Senate rejects Magu as EFCC Chairman

The Senate has again rejected the nomination of Ibrahim Magu as the substantive chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, after the State Security Service, SSS, reaffirmed its position that the nominee lacks integrity to lead the country’s anti-corruption [...]

March 15, 2017 What Te Papers Say

Court Fixes April 12 For Judgment on Ozekhome’s Application Over Frozen Account

Justice Abdulazeez Anka of the Federal High Court in Lagos will on April 12 deliver judgment on an application filed by human rights lawyer, Chief Mike Ozekhome (SAN) challenging the temporary forfeiture of the sum of N75 million discovered in [...]

March 15, 2017 What Te Papers Say

South East Senate Caucus to Boycott Buhari’s Town Hall Parley

ABUJA- AS President Muhammadu Buhari holds Economic and Security summit with stakeholders in the South East tomorrow, strong indications emerged today that the South East Senate Caucus would boycott the Town Hall meeting.   The meeting holds tomorrow in Enugu. [...]

December 21, 2016 What Te Papers Say

Leave us alone, MMM founder, Sergey Mavrodi writes Nigerian bloggers, journalists

Irked by what he described as bad press against the wonder-bank, Mavrodi Mundial Movement, MMM, its founder, Sergey Mavrodi, has written an open letter to Nigerian journalists, “analysts” and all kinds of “experts” who according to him are guilty of [...]

December 18, 2016 International, What Te Papers Say