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GEORGE WEAH: Hon Omosede Igbinedion Congratulates President-Elect

As jubilation filled the atmosphere in all the cities of Liberia, following the victory of former football star, George Weah in a presidential run-off election on Tuesday, congratulatory messages have been pouring in from all over the world for the 51 year old politician.   First among those dignitaries and world leaders to congratulate Weah is a personal friend of ...

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BREAKING: Former FIFA Player Of The Year, George Weah, Elected President Of Liberia

President-Elect George Weah   Footballer turned politician George Weah has been elected President of Liberia In a run-off election results monitored by olikareporters.com on the #LiberiaDecides twitter handle,     George Weah has been elected president of Liberia after winning at least 12 out of 15 counties in the runoff presidential election to defeat his rival, the incumbent Vice President, Joseph Boakai. ...

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I Have No Plan To Defect To PDP Yet – Rotimi Amaechi

…….. “My problem is with incompetence, maladministration in Rivers, not Wike”  The Minister of Transport and former Governor of Rivers state, Rt. Hon. Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi has said that he has no personal problems with the current Governor of the state, Nyesom Wike but, however, dislikes what he described as the “maladministration, incompetence and lack of vision” with which Wike ...

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APC`s Senator Abe Attacks Rotimi Amaechi, Says Wike Warned Him About The Former Gov

Senator Magnus Abe,  yesterday, said that Govenor Nyesom Wike foresaw and warned him over the current antagonism he faces from former Governor Chibuike  Amaechi-led All Progressives Congress, APC, in Rivers State. Abe, in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, was reacting to recent accusations by Senator Andrew Uchendu, taunting Abe as having inordinate ambition, gaining more than he contributed in Amaechi’s political ...

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Liberia election run-off: Ex-footballer up against vice-president

Liberians have been voting to pick a new president in a run-off vote between Vice-President Joseph Boakai and former international footballer George Weah. Mr Weah, 51, won the first round, but did not secure the required 50% of the vote for an outright victory. Legal challenges delayed the vote to replace Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Africa’s first elected female president. Turnout ...

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Dogara urges Nigerians to assist the less privileged

Mr Yakubu Dogara, the Speaker of House of Representatives, on Tuesday called on prominent Nigerians to always assist the less privileged to make the society a better place. Dogara made the call when he donated some items to 19 charity homes in Abuja as part of activities to mark his 50 years birthday. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports ...

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Osinbajo meets Pastor Adeboye in Lagos

Pastor  Enoch Adeboye, on Sunday, attended the Christmas service organised by the Redeemed Christian of God (RCCG), Province 15, in Lagos. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and Pastor E. A. Adeboye, in Lagos on Sunday, December 25, 2017. Adeboye arrived Tafawa Balewa Square, Lagos Island, venue of the programme in a Ford caravan. Also in attendance at the programme was Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, ...

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Dayo-led exco drags PDP to court over dissolution, seeks removal of Akinwonmi

The Adebayo Dayo-led executive committee of the Ogun State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has dragged the national executive of the party to the Federal High Court, Abuja, challenging its powers to dissolve the committee. The suit, which was instituted by Chief Adebayo Dayo and Semiu Sodipo on behalf of themselves and the Ogun State Executive committee of ...

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Boko Haram: FG defends $1bn for insurgency war, violent crimes

The Federal Government has described the criticisms trailing the approval of one billion dollars for the fight against insurgency and other violent crimes in the country as unnecessary and unhelpful. The Minister of Information, Culture and Tourism, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, expressed this position at a news conference in Lagos. He said the Nigerian Governor’s Forum acted wisely in approving the ...

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E. J Agbonayinma: Omosede Igbinedion, Ogbeide-Ihama Say No Hard Feelings For Leaving PDP

Hon Gabriela Omosede Igbinedion (Ovia Fed. Constituency) and Hon E. Johnson Agbonayinma (Egor/Ikpoba-Okha Fed. Const) The recent movement of the member representing the good people of Egor/Ikpoba-Okha Federal Constituency of Edo state, Hon E. J Agbonayinma to the ruling All Progressive Congress, APC, from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP might not have gone down well with some members of the main ...

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