Tag: president

EditorFebruary 23, 2017

Insiders: “Fayose should realise that there is more to presidency than eating amala”

Fayose’s plan to be President is a huge joke This is the thought dimension or narrative of most of our ...

Op-ed EditorFebruary 22, 2017

The Thread: Dear future president, here’s your memo

As Nigeria grapples with her president’s absence and all other matters plaguing the country currently, poet and public speaker, @Juliet ...

Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 21, 2017

I will be Nigeria’s president soon – Fayose

by Dolapo Adelana Ekiti governor, Ayodele Fayose says he will be Nigeria’s president anytime soon. The governor, who is also ...

ToluFebruary 4, 2017

Who is ImeIme Umana? | The first black woman President of the Harvard Law Review

Former US president, Barack Obama made history as the first Black president of the Harvard Law Review in 1990. 27 ...

AzeezFebruary 3, 2017

Angola’s President Dos Santos to step down after 37 years

Angolan President Jose Eduardo dos Santos confirmed Friday that he would be stepping down. This signals the end to his ...

AzeezJanuary 29, 2017

“They are dirty, sneaky rats who blow up people” – Trump (WATCH)

US President Donald Trump has said those he is trying to keep out of America are “dirty and demented people”. ...

AzeezJanuary 27, 2017

President Adama Barrow arrives Gambia (PHOTOS)

Gambian President Adama Barrow on Thursday arrived Banjul after spending weeks in neighbouring Senegal. Barrow was forced to flee after ...

ToluJanuary 20, 2017

“I will fight for you with every breath in my body” | Top 10 quotes from President Donald Trump’s inaugural speech

Amidst the doubts, protests and total boycott, Donald John Trump was on Friday sworn in as the 45th President of ...

ToluJanuary 20, 2017

Adama Barrow worked as a security guard in the UK | 7 things you should know about Gambia’s new president

From the time Adama Barrow emerged winner of the Gambian presidential elections on December 1, he had been successfully upstaged ...

AzeezJanuary 20, 2017

UN Secretary-General assures Gambia’s president of full support

United Nations General Secretary, Antonio Guterres on Thursday called Gambia’s President, Adama Barrow to assure him of his support. A ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 19, 2017

BREAKING: Adama Barrow sworn in as President of The Gambia

Winner of the presidential election in The Gambia, Adama Barrow on Thursday even took the oath of office, becoming the ...

AzeezJanuary 19, 2017

Gambia: President-elect, Adama Barrow to be inaugurated in Senegal

Gambia’s President-elect, Adama Barrow has said his inauguration as leader of the West African country would take place today at ...

ToluJanuary 11, 2017

“I will be right there with you, as a citizen, for all my days that remain” | Top 15 quotes from Barack Obama’s powerful farewell speech

“It’s good to be home” were Barack Obama’s first words as he gave his emotional farewell speech to a crowd ...

AzeezJanuary 9, 2017

How an Igbo man can become Nigeria’s president – Kalu

Former Governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu has said the possibility of an Igbo man emerging the President of ...

ToluJanuary 3, 2017

Nigeria’s past leaders tried to soothe our hearts with a hymn – did it work?

“O God, our help in ages past! Save us from these old men who have ruined our country and are ...

ToluDecember 29, 2016

Only 22 days to go! Here are the top 10 photos of Barack Obama’s years as U.S president

The day is upon us. 20 January, 2017 and we will say goodbye to the first black President of the ...

AzeezDecember 29, 2016

Senate begins process to remove immunity for President, governors

The Senate has started the process of amending section 308 of the 1999 constitution which gives the President, Vice President, ...

Op-ed EditorDecember 6, 2016

Opinion: Why does the PDP publicity secretary Michael Osuoza want Governor Okowa’s downfall?

by Fejiro Oliver Truth is the only treason in the empire of lies Anonymous   In the run up to ...

AzeezDecember 1, 2016

Corruption was a culture in Nigeria until I became President – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday said his administration will continue to investigate and prosecute corrupt office holders. According to a ...

Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 30, 2016

Michelle will NEVER contest for president – Obama

President of the United States, Barack Obama says his wife and first lady, Michelle Obama will never run for president. ...

AzeezNovember 27, 2016

I stopped Atiku from becoming President – Anenih

Former chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Board of Trustee, Tony Anenih has said he stopped former Vice President, ...

Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 23, 2016

Mugabe’s wife, Grace declares self new President of Zimbabwe

First lady of Zimbabwe Grace Mugabe has declared herself as the new president of the country when her husband Robert ...

AzeezNovember 16, 2016

Boko Haram would have been defeated if I were president – Atiku

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has said terrorist group, Boko Haram would not have existed if he was President of ...

ToluOctober 26, 2016

We’re paying attention to Goodluck Jonathan’s new sense of style. What’s with the suits?

Yesterday, former President Goodluck Jonathan gave a speech at the Oxford Union of the University of Oxford, England with the theme: ‘promoting ...

Isime EseneOctober 22, 2016

Aisha Buhari kicks off 2019 presidential bid + more on The Slab with Isime

Chuks, Tolu, Emeka, and Dami join The Slab with Isime to talk about Aisha Buhari’s chances for President in 2019, ...

ToluOctober 8, 2016

5 things to know about the 2016 Nobel Peace Prize winner, Colombia’s President, Santos

In this part of the world where we find ourselves, the identity of the President of Colombia may not immediately ...

Mazi EmekaSeptember 18, 2016

Opinion: Sir, the boys on the streets are not smiling | Open letter to Mr. President

by Balogun Oluwalonimi Mayowa Sir, I am writing based on the present issue affecting our dear nation, Nigeria. As a ...

Mazi EmekaSeptember 18, 2016

Gimba Kakanda: Mr. President, change does not begin with an empty slogan

by Gimba Kakanda Last Thursday, the Federal Government, obviously terrified by the burden of expectations on it, launched what is ...

Mazi EmekaSeptember 16, 2016

Opinion: Reported release of Kabiru Sokoto – hatred for President Buhari taken too far

by Inibehe Effiong There have been malicious, unsubstantiated and wicked insinuations and reports on social media and on various online ...

Mazi EmekaSeptember 15, 2016

Opinion: Fani-Kayode and the vitriolic execration of Pres. Buhari

by Kingsley Ahanonu I have read many of Femi Fani-Kayode’s opinions, especially of recent-both on the social media and from ...

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