Catholic Church Mass Protest In Lagos

catholics faithful on a peaceful protest

On Tuesday, May 22, 2018,  of the leadership of the Catholic Church in Nigeria mobilised mobilised its members out  on a peaceful protest across the country. As early as 8 a.m, thousands  of Catholic  Church worshipers in Lagos and its environs had gathered at St.  Leo, Toyin street, Ikeja for the peaceful protest over the insecurity problems in the country, leading to the killing of two priests and thousands of Worshippers in Benue and other sates of the Federation.  The protest was led i Lagos by the  Adewale  Martins. the …

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Season of Political Plots

By Stephen Ubanna This appears to be a season of alarms  by political office holders of  plot of assassination them or unseat them from office with the active connivance of  other government officials. One of such top government  functionaries  to have raised  alarm in the recent time of plot to kill him by agents of state was Nyesom Wike, governor of Rivers state. the alarm may not be unconnected with the frosty relationship between him and Rotimi Chibuike  Amaechi,  a former governor of the state  and now minister of  Transport…

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Police: Buhari Sidelines South east

By Chidiebere Onyemaizu The South east is currently at its lowest ebb in the Nigerian police. Before now, of the 36 state police commands and the FCT, the zone was in charge of only two state commands-Imo and Borno. However, with the removal of Chris Ezike as the Imo state Commissioner of Police, the South east is now left with only Damian Chukwu, who heads the Borno state Command. Also, keen followers of the ongoing recruitment into the Nigerian Police by the police Service Commission, PSC, lament that the exercise…

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Arsenal Set To Unveil Unai Emery

By Akinwale Kasali After 22 years in the saddle as Arsenal FC coach, Frenchman, Arsene Wenger is leaving office to be occupied by former Paris Saint Germain and Seviall Coach, Unai Emery. The Spaniard Emery was appointed as Arsenal’s first new manager in 22 years on Wednesday. Here are three things the Spaniard must deal with to ensure a smooth transition from the Arsene Wenger era: Solve the Ozil conundrum Mesut Ozil’s diffident personality and alarming habit of drifting to the periphery of matches proved a major problem for Wenger.…

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2019: More International Pressures May Mount on President Buhari to Jettison Ambition

Olusegun Obasanjo, farmer and former president, has been at the forefront of the Buhari Must Go campaign, though he was one of those that supported his election bid in 2015. His current position has resulted in what analysts have described as Buhari breaking protocol to directly attack a former head of state and a retired General, a position that is uncommon due to the so called espirit-de-corps that exist between retired officers. Recently, where receiving his supporters at Aso Rock, Buhari obliquely referred to Obasanjo’s power project when he was…

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How Okorocha Destroyed APC in the South east

By Chidiebere Onyemaizu Though Imo state governor, Rochas Okorocha has  denied scheming a return  to the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, and vowed not to leave the All Progressives Congress, APC, for anybody following his complete lose of the party’s structure in the state, competent sources insist the governor is only maintaining a straight and bold face. This magazine has been informed that considering the manner he ditched APGA, the party on which crest he rode to power in 2011, the governor knew he and his son inlaw may not…

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Why No Afro-Pop Artistes Can Win A Grammy – High-life Singer, De-code

By Akinwale Kasali The recent statement by HipTV boss, Ayo Animashaun, that the Grammy Awards is not for Nigerians, has continue to generate reactions from different quarters. Also reacting to the statement is Nigerian High-Life singer Egwu Chidera Kingsley popularly known as De-Code. According to De-Code who spoke to with the press in Lagos, musicians winning the Grammies in Africa are musically not the mate of many of the young artistes clamouring for the awards in the country recently. De-Code stated that the musicians who can can dream of being…

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Kalu plots Brother’s Installation as Governor

By Chidiebere Onyemaizu With former governor Uzor Kalu’s allies now in firm control of the Abia state Chapter of All Progressives Congress, APC, speculations are rife that the former governor is set to hand his younger brother, Mascot Kalu Abia gubernatorial ticket of the party while himself picks the party’s senatorial ticket to once again contest the position after suffering defeats in the past. Mascot was installed Chief of Staff to former governor Theodore Orji by Kalu when the going was smooth between the two.Orji himself was Kalu’s right hand…

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