North Korea and the ‘Fire and fury’ threat by Trump

After diplomatic hide and seek, threats and counter threats, the spectare of nuclear Holocaust has suddenly become real. With recent reports that North Korea has been able to build a nuclear warhead miniaturized enough to fit into the head of an intercontinental ballistic missile, the walls built around the possibility of attack on the United States crumbled into a ruin of uncertainties.With recent United Nations Sanctions stoking more tensions, the question now is no longer if but when the escalating hostilities will result in direct confrontations.On North Korea’s current trajectory,…

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North Korea: Fear Grips Americans

By Bayo Bernard In the event of any preemptive nuclear strike against the United States of America by the North Korea regime what will the President Donald Trump administration do? This is the question now agitating the minds of many Americans as the tension between the two countries escalates. The regime leader Kim Jong-Un has lately threatened to attack Guam, a United States territory in the Pacific. Senior military officials in PENTAGON, United States military arm have been meeting to respond to any threat from the North, sources say. North…

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Group Says Buhari’s Aides Holding Him Captive

The #resumeOrResign protesters have accused aides of President Muhammadu Buhari of “holding him captive.” They called on the President to demonstrate his” touted integrity” by resigning from office, saying he is “incapacitated and can no longer rule the country.” The civil society coalition members reminded Buhari that he once asked late President Musa Yar’Adua to resign or be impeached when the latter was sick in 2010, stressing that he should toe the path of honour by doing so. Speaking to journalists on the fourth day of their protest at the…

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Who Buys 9mobile?

By Oji Odu As the newly rebranded 9mobile, Nigeria’s fourth largest telecommunications firm with over 20 million subscribers, some of who are at crossroads on remaining on the network, continue to find ways of resolving its myriad problems and put the company on a sound footing, the race to buy the company has continued to increase. This followed the December date to know the preferred buyer according to the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC). In line with this, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) 9mobile, Boye Olusanya, has asked the telecoms regulator for…

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Ngige: APC’s Joker

By Chidiebere Onyemaizu   Aspirants currently jostling for the gubernatorial ticket of the All Progressives Congress, APC may be in for a shocker. Because of the caliber of the aspirants, many of whom are money bags, the national leadership of the party is anticipating debilitating crisis in the state chapter of the party over the outcome of the primaries.APC has therefore positioned Labour Minister, Senator Chris Ngige as its plan ‘B’. In fact, this magazine has been informed by reliable party sources that the former Anambra state governor is APC’s…

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Saraki Sacks Over 90 Aides

By Akinwale Kasali President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, has reportedly sacked 98 of his aides. Sources in the Senate said most of the affected aides are staff of the National Assembly Management who were deployed in the Office of the President of the Senate. Both Saraki’s Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Mr. Yusuph Olaniyonu; and his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Sanni Onogu, however, denied knowledge of the sackings. Saraki had earlier in the year ordered a staff audit exercise, while indications had emerged that 100 of his aides…

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Brazil Topples Messi’s Argentina In FIFA Ranking

Captained by the Paris Saint Germain striker Neymar Brazil have knocked Germany off the top of the FIFA rankings released on Thursday. World champions Germany dropped to second despite winning the Confederations Cup last month after some rolling historical results were devalued. Lionel Messi’s Argentina are in third and modest Switzerland, with a 100 per cent record in World Cup qualifiers, are fourth, which is higher than they have been since 1994. Poland, who boast Bayern Munich’s Robert Lewandowski amongst their ranks, are at a historic high of fifth having…

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My Arrest Will Hasten Biafra Republic – Kanu

LEADER of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu has said that the Federal government re-arresting him would quicken the actualization of the Republic of Biafra. Kanu also said that nobody can restrict his movement in any part of the country and that he is free to go to any part of Nigeria, including Lagos, if he so wishes. According to the IPOB leader who spoke in Umuahia, nobody can stop him from visiting Lagos State if he wants to visit there, saying he was not bothered by…

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LA LIGA Delays Neymar’s Transfer Certificate

Neymar is poised to make his much-anticipated debut for Paris Saint-Germain on Sunday when they travel to Guingamp in their second game of the Ligue 1 season. However, the French league are still waiting on a transfer certificate from the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) before the Brazilian can finally play. The certificate has to arrive before Sunday if Neymar is to take to the pitch at the Stade du Roudourou this weekend, with it possible that FIFA may have to intervene if the RFEF do not send the document by…

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Daisy Danjuma Marks 65th Birthday in Grand Style

Mr Femi Otedola, Senator Daisy Danjuma and Mr Dele Momodu

Sunday August 7, 2017 was a remarkable day for Senator Daisy Danjuma, when people from all works of life gathered at the convention hall of the Eko Hotel to honour her, as she marks her 65th birthday. Some dignitaries that grace the occasion are the Governor of Ogun State, Ibukunle Amosun, Governor of Oyo state, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, former Governor of Ogun State, Chief Olusegun Osoba, Dr Oba Otudeko, Chief Kenny Martins, Mr Kennedy Uzoka, Mr Greg Uanseru and others. Uche Nwosisi from source magazine was there to capture the…

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A Senate Without Common Sense

By Gwiyi Solomon It is insulting, debasing and embarrassing watching the 8 Senate as chaired by Bukola Saraki throw away the pervading collective will and aspiration of Nigerians before it eventually went into recess penultimate week. The actions of the Senators, distinguished as they claim,  following their rejection of the bill seeking devolution of powers to the component units of the country, otherwise known as restructuring is nothing but an ill wind,  an asinine sledge taken too far. It therefore, directly goes to prove and present the current Senate as…

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