Month: May 2021


Department of Defence chief of staff Kevin Sweeney has resigned; a month after the Defence Secretary James Mattis announced his departure. Rear Admiral Sweeney said in a statement that “the time is right to return to the private sector”. He is Read more…


This was confirmed to journalists by the airline management on Wednesday. On Wednesday alone, 876 flights were expected to be cancelled; while emergency flight plan was still to be drawn up for Thursday’s annulled flights. The airline expected 100,000 passengers Read more…


The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has arrested two sons of Jigawa State Governor, Sule Lamido, over an alleged money laundering. Nigeria Politics Online gathered that Aminu and Mustapha Lamido were picked up in Kano yesterday and whisked to Read more…


International dignitaries gathered with US leaders Wednesday at the funeral service for George H.W. Bush, a graceful show of unity that allowed Americans to hit pause on the toxic rhetoric that has engulfed Washington and national politics. The nation’s 41st Read more…


Former President Goodluck Jonathan on Saturday eulogized the late President Umaru Musa Yar’adua eight years after his death. Jonathan who was Vice President to Yar’adua described his late boss as a great democrat and servant leader. Jonathan who ruled Nigeria from May Read more…


Bolaji Abdullahi, spokesperson of the All Progressives Congress, APC, on Friday, made the position of the party known following report that President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi as his campaign Director General ahead of the 2019 Read more…


The embattled lawmaker representing Kogi West senatorial district in the National Assembly, Senator Dino Melaye, have been confirmed to have a clean bill of health to face trail. Recall that Melaye had slumped last week after reporting to the Force Read more…


Media mogul and publisher of Ovation Magazine, Dele Momodu, has written an open letter to Aisha Buhari, commending her for openly accused her husband’s government for not performing because of cabal. This followed her tactic support for Senator Isah Misau’s suggestion that her husband’s government Read more…


Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, on Wednesday said the people of the state would only support and vote for those he described as “marketable candidates in APC.” According to him, any governorship candidate “who was brandishing a stolen ticket” should Read more…


A suicide attacker is believed to have targeted a prominent Afghan politician just as Nato formally hands over command of security responsibilities to Afghan forces.The bomb struck the convoy of Haji Mohammad Mohaqeq, the country’s second vice-president and a leader Read more…