Friday, May 14

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I Remain Ologbotsere – Ayiri Emami Dares Ruling House
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I Remain Ologbotsere – Ayiri Emami Dares Ruling House

Three days after the Ginuwa I Ruling House of Itsekiri Kingdom announced the suspension of the Ologbotsere of Warri, Chief Ayiri Emami, from the Council of Chiefs and Olu’s Advisory Council, Emami on Friday broke his silence, saying he still remains the Ologbotsere. The Regent of Warri Kingdom, Prince Emmanuel Okotie-Eboh, had on Tuesday at a press conference held in the courtyard of the Olu of Warri royal palace announced Emami’s suspension as the Ologbotsere and appointed the Iyatsere as the acting chairman of the Council of Chiefs and the Olu’s Advisory Council. Okotie-Eboh said Iyatsere was next in command, and “in fact, the most senior chief who accompanied Ginuwa I from Benin to found the Warri Kingdom.” The Ruling house ordered Emami to “immediately step aside as the Ol...
Oluwo Of Iwo Dares Sunday Igboho, Holds Rally In Solidarity For One Nigeria
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Oluwo Of Iwo Dares Sunday Igboho, Holds Rally In Solidarity For One Nigeria

The paramount ruler of Iwo, Osun State, Oba Abdulrosheed Adewale Akanbi has said he is not in support of those calling for the disintegration of Nigeria. He said this at a rally organised on Saturday to canvass for one Nigeria in reaction to what Sunday Igboho said that any Yoruba traditional ruler not in support of Oduduwa Republic should do a video recording and identify himself or herself as an enemy. Akanbi further buttressed his point by issuing a press statement through his Press Secretary, Alli Ibraheem, saying those in the vanguard of the breaking up of Nigeria should stop such a movement. "Nigeria is indivisible, unbreakable, inseparable and impenetrable nation and the Hope of the Black race and its weaknesses must be properly and technically managed. "Any attempt ...
Criticise Buhari Again And Be Crucified – Islamic Cleric Dares Kukah
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Criticise Buhari Again And Be Crucified – Islamic Cleric Dares Kukah

A Sokoto-based Islamic cleric, Abubakar Malami, has warned the Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Matthew Kukah, to desist from challenging the Nigerian government or risk being crucified. This development comes amidst the severe criticisms surrounding the bishop's Christmas message and subsequent statements he has made. In a video sent to SaharaReporters, Malami, during a sermon, said if Kukah continues challenging the government, the bishop will be crucified and there will be no one to stop it. "Not even the government will be able to stop us," he said, towards the end of the video. The cleric, who spoke in Hausa, said, "Matthew Hassan Kukah is already cursed by Allah. Therefore, if Kukah challenges the government, he will be crucified. We will not listen to anybod...
Governor Wike Dares IPOB Members To Harass Him Whenever He Travels To Europe
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Governor Wike Dares IPOB Members To Harass Him Whenever He Travels To Europe

Governor Wike while on Live interview has dared members of the banned Ipob group to approach or harrass him anywhere in the world. He clarified that he is only calm and collected in appraoching issues because he is a governor and he knows what he can do outside of the office he is occupying. Tell them anybody who is an Ipob member that will see me...... Some of us, the mere fact that we are Governors does not mean we dont know how we are. We are calm because of the position we occupy. I dare anybody, you cannot. I am not that kind of Governor. Nobody, you can't try that. Nobody. I will never even look back. Dare!! https://www.instagram.com/p/CHFxTNSJdTX/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link
Bishop Emmanuel Chukwuma Holds Church Service, Dares Government On Lockdown
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Bishop Emmanuel Chukwuma Holds Church Service, Dares Government On Lockdown

Archbishop of the Enugu Province and Bishop of Enugu Anglican Diocese, Most Rev. Emmanuel Chukwuma, yesterday, said the Province will not shut any of its branches over Coronavirus pandemic. Chukwuma who faulted the order of government for churches and places of worship not to open, said it was unfortunate and wrong to categorise church and worship centres with drinking palours, night clubs, markets and companies. The cleric said he would not shut the churches because he is not the owner, as the church belongs to Jesus Christ, adding that if people were stopped from “running to their God in worship in a time like now the whole world was confusion, where would they run to for safety, help and deliverance?” He said shutting the church in a trying time like the one faced by the countr...
2021: Drop Me And Lose Ondo, Akeredolu Dares APC
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2021: Drop Me And Lose Ondo, Akeredolu Dares APC

Ahead of next year’s election governorship election in Ondo State, in which his position is being eyed by some interested party members, the state Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, on Saturday dared the leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) not to replace him with any other person if it wishes to win the state. Akeredolu, who became the governor of the state in February 2017, told journalists in Abuja that he is the only person who could win the election for APC in Ondo State given his pedigree, achievements, and general acceptability by the majority of the people of the state. He boasted that the people would always stand with him because they freely looked out, persuaded and picked him to become the governor of the state without paying them any money as other aspirants di...
Islamic Poet Dares Etinosa To Use Quran As Ashtray (Video)
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Islamic Poet Dares Etinosa To Use Quran As Ashtray (Video)

Nollywood actress Etinosa Idemudia has been dated by an Islamic poet over a post she made recently. The actress who had earlier used the bible as an ashtray went further to say that she could do the same with a Quran. Recall that after she shared the video, she was slammed by both Christians and Muslims and however, the Muslims pointed out that she couldn’t do that to the Quran. Following that, a man identified as an Islamic poet has now dared her to carry out her plans as he also threatened her. Watch The Video Here:  
Police Dares Nigerians To Embark On #RevolutionNow Protest
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Police Dares Nigerians To Embark On #RevolutionNow Protest

The Nigeria Police Force (NPF) has warned Nigerians to steer clear of a revolution nationwide march billed to commence on Monday. The force while issuing the warning in a statement it released on Saturday, described the yet-to-begin peaceful assembly as a treasonable felony. The march championed by opposition leader, Omoyele Sowore, who publishes Sahara Reporters, seeks to draw attention to the various alleged misgovernance bedeviling the nation. Mr Sowore was picked up by operatives of the State Security Services (SSS) early Saturday morning. He is still been detained as at press time with the organisers of the planned march vowing to take to the street to demonstrate. Warning parents and guardians to caution their wards against participating, the Police vowed to deal ruthless...
Obaseki Dares ‘Abuja Politicians’ To Take Over Edo Assembly
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Obaseki Dares ‘Abuja Politicians’ To Take Over Edo Assembly

Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has dared those he termed ‘Abuja politicians’ to come and take over activities of the Edo State House of Assembly. Governor Obaseki, who spoke tough, wondered what happened to some politicians that joined in the struggle to entrench ‘Let the people lead’ mantra. Speaking at a well-attended rally in Bénin City, Obaseki said Edo is in safe hands with himself, Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu and Secretary to State Government, Barr. Osarodion Ogie. Obaseki said the political tension was to distract him but he would remain focus on delivery of democracy dividends. He many ‘Abuja politicians’ have refused to come home.
“Declare Your Assets Now”, PDP Dares Buhari, Osinbajo, Lawan, Gbajabiamila
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“Declare Your Assets Now”, PDP Dares Buhari, Osinbajo, Lawan, Gbajabiamila

The main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Friday, called on President Mohammadu Buhari and his Vice, Yemi Osinbajo to make their assets public “as prove to Nigerians that they are not corrupt”. Igbere TV reports that the party also challenged the Senate President, Ahmed Lawan, and the Speaker, Femi Gbajabiamila, to also declare their assets in other to convince Nigerians that they are truly for “the fight against corruption.” In a statement by the PDP’s Deputy National Publicity Secretary, Diran Odeyemi, he berated the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) for insisting that it could not release details of assets of the president and other top officials without their consent. “We are of the opinion that President Mohammadu Buhari, Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, President of the S...
Probe, Arrest Me – Ajimobi Dares Oyo Gov-elect, Makinde
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Probe, Arrest Me – Ajimobi Dares Oyo Gov-elect, Makinde

Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State says he is prepared for a test of his organization by approaching the administration of Seyi Makinde. He talked on Thursday at a Public address and Fellowship Investiture composed by Society for Peace Studies and Practice (SPSP) at the Subomi Balogun Conference Center, University of Ibadan. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the occasion was gone to by individuals from the State Executive Council and a few heads of security offices. When they arrive, let them drop every one of the agreements we have marked. Give them a chance to explore us and in the event that we have stolen, they should capture us,” he said. Ajimobi, who reeled out the accomplishments of his organization, said they were moored on a pyramid of improvement which i...
I’m Ready To Go To Prison, Ayo Adebanjo Dares FG
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I’m Ready To Go To Prison, Ayo Adebanjo Dares FG

Chief Ayo Adebanjo, elder statesman and one of the leaders of Afenifere, has dared the Federal Government to arrest him over his statement that he would not recognise President Muhammadu Buhari as the winner of the 2019 presidential election until proven by the courts. Adebanjo, in an interview published by Daily Independent, had described the 2019 presidential election as a farce, saying he could not recognise Buhari – who was declared winner of the election – as president-elect. Adebanjo, who also expressed optimism that Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) would get justice at the court, also said the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) wrongly declared President Buhari as winner of the election. “The election was a f...
CUPP Dares INEC, Asks Opposition Parties To Resume Campaign For Atiku
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CUPP Dares INEC, Asks Opposition Parties To Resume Campaign For Atiku

The Coalition of United Political Parties on Sunday asked member parties to shun the directive by the Independent National Electoral Commission and resume campaigns ahead of the Saturday’s presidential election. Chairman of INEC, Prof Mahmood Yakubu, had during an interactive session with stakeholders in Abuja on Saturday said political parties could not resume campaigns despite the postponement of the presidential election earlier scheduled for February. Answering a question raised by a former Minister of Aviation, Osita Chidoka, who represented the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party at the session, Yakubu had said since campaign for the election ended last Thursday, parties could not resume campaign again. But CUPP, in a statement by its national spo...
Election Postponement: Oshiomhole Dares INEC, To Resume Campaigns Despite Restriction
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Election Postponement: Oshiomhole Dares INEC, To Resume Campaigns Despite Restriction

Adams Oshiomhole, the national chairman of the All Progressive Congress (APC) has said he is resuming political campaigns for his party despite the restriction placed by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Mr Oshiomhole stated this on Saturday while addressing newsmen at a press conference called by the electoral body at the International Conference Center (ICC), Abuja, to explain why it rescheduled the general election to next week Saturday. At the event, the chairman of INEC, Mahmood Yakubu, while responding to a question from Osita Chidoka, a campaign spokesman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on continuation of campaigns, said political campaigns remained closed at the moment. Constitutionally, political campaigns are concluded 24 hours before the e...
Orji Kalu Dares EFCC To Arrest Obasanjo
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Orji Kalu Dares EFCC To Arrest Obasanjo

Former Abia state Governor, Orji Uzor Kalu, has challenged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), to arrest former president, Olusegun Obasanjo, for allegedly embezzling $16billion meant for the power sector. Kalu stated this, while speaking to journalists, on arrival at a private hangar at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos on Wednesday. According to him, Obasanjo wants to control every sitting president and remain relevant for life. “He brought corruption to government in 1999, Atiku who is good now, was bad to him before. “No one is good to Obasanjo. He wants to remain relevant for life, this is his character. “This same Obasanjo squandered over $16 billion on the power sector . “The EFCC chairman, Ibrahim Magu, should do his job and brin...
‘If You Are A Saint Publish Your Assets’ – Shehu Sani Dares APC Members
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‘If You Are A Saint Publish Your Assets’ – Shehu Sani Dares APC Members

Shehu Sani, lawmaker representing Kaduna Central at the Senate has dared members of the All Progressive Congress (APC) to publish their assets if they claim to be a saint. Mr Sani threw the challenge on Friday through his social media accounts. The taunt came amidst the controversy surrounding the assets declaration of Walter Onnoghen, Chief Justice of Nigeria. This challenge comes a day after Nasir El-rufai, Kaduna State Governor, claimed he would have step down from office if he were to be the top jurist accused of failing to declare some of his assets. Mr Onnoghen is accused for allegedly omitting to declare his assets and illegally operating five domiciliary accounts in various foreign currencies. The charges were filed by the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) on the orders ...
Hope Uzodinma Dares Governor Okorocha -“I Can Win IMO Without You”
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Hope Uzodinma Dares Governor Okorocha -“I Can Win IMO Without You”

The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC in Imo, Hope Uzodinma, says Governor Rochas Okorocha has underestimated his name and he has become in the state. According to him, governor Okorocha’s membership of the party was, indeed, a minus. He said: “Okorocha has run for many elections including the governorship of Imo State, before 2011, and even the presidency, and lost all. But, in 2011, in particular, Imo people voted more against former governor Ikedi Ohakim than for Okorocha, so, he merely benefitted from the anger of the people against Ohakim. “Even at that, the election went into a bi-election, where Ohakim was finally manipulated out of the race and Okorocha became governor. Also, in 2015, Okorocha, as incumbent governor, could not win outright o...
Lagos House Of Assembly Dares Ambode, Orders PSP To Resume Work
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Lagos House Of Assembly Dares Ambode, Orders PSP To Resume Work

Lagos State House of Assembly on Thursday ordered Private Sector Partnership (PSP) operators in all the 20 Local Governments and 37 Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs) of the state to resume refuse collection and disposal with immediate effect. The PSP operators had been disengaged by the state governor Akinwunmi Ambode following the introduction of a new environmental initiative, through the Visionscape Sanitation Solution Limited. Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mudashiru Obasa, gave the order during a plenary sitting where the lawmakers debated the state of sanity in the state’s environment. “We are calling on the 20 local governments and 37 LCDAs in the state to have meetings with the PSP operators to go back to work and they should start paying them and ...
I Will Expose Akpabio If He Dares Me – Chris Ekpenyong
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I Will Expose Akpabio If He Dares Me – Chris Ekpenyong

A former Deputy Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Dr Chris Ekpenyong, said he would unleash damning records of Godswill Akpabio’s secret deals if he (Akpabio) continued in his campaign of calumny against him. Akpabio, a former governor of the state, was alleged to have castigated Ekpenyong (his kinsman) that he deceived him into defecting from the People’s Democratic Party to the All Progressives Congress. It was learnt that Ekpenyong, who has been endorsed by the PDP elders and stakeholders to contest against Akpabio for the Akwa Ibom North-West Senatorial seat, described the allegation as baseless and self-serving attempt to score a cheap political point. He said, “It sounds childish that someone of that level should make this kind of baseless allegation simply because I am chall...
You Can’t Beat APC In Osun State – Tinubu Dares PDP
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You Can’t Beat APC In Osun State – Tinubu Dares PDP

National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Alhaji Bola Ahmed Tinubu has said that no opposition party can win the upcoming gubernatorial elections in Osun State. Tinubu is a recent interview, highlighted that the APC structure in Osun State was solid and that the opposition had no way of beating them.
Ngige Dares Oshiomhole Again, Delays NSITF Board Inauguration
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Ngige Dares Oshiomhole Again, Delays NSITF Board Inauguration

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, has again defied the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, by refusing to inaugurate the board of the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund over a month after he promised to do so. Oshiomhole had on July 23, 2018, threatened to expel Ngige from the party for failing to set up the board over five months after President Muhammadu Buhari ordered all ministers to inaugurate boards of government agencies. The APC chairman had also alleged that Ngige was intentionally delaying the setting up of the board in order to retain the exclusive powers of awarding contracts from the agency which receives billions of naira monthly. In a letter, however, Ngige had promised to inaugurate the board of the NSITF bef...
Activist,Joshua Okojie Dares Police To Wait For Him At The Airport As He Arrives From Australia
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Activist,Joshua Okojie Dares Police To Wait For Him At The Airport As He Arrives From Australia

A Nigerian political activist and lecturer, Joshua Onokhua Okojie, has dared police officers who allegedly threatened him that they will deal with him whenever he returns to the country from Australia. The North Melbourne based man, took to Facebook to announce his homecoming ahead of the Easter festivity as he dared the police officers to wait for him at the airport and see what will happen. Below is what he shared on Facebook; The effects of collecting bribe tells negatively on your children children! Karma is a birtch! My mum only gave birth to five of us, and the five of us no doubt is doing well in our various professions. The five of us have all agreed to be in Nigeria to observe the Easter holidays with mum and dad. Those of you who are bribe collectors, saying you will...

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