Archive for: GEJ

Power pass power: Guess who Nasarawa Governor, Al-Makura met yesterday…

Power pass power: Guess who Nasarawa Governor, Al-Makura met yesterday…

by Kolapo Olapoju He seems to be calming down. Governor Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa State has held a meeting at the Presidential villa, Abuja, with President Goodluck Jonathan over the impeachment...

 

Square holes, round pegs – and more, in today’s news round up with Cheta Nwanze

Square holes, round pegs – and more, in today’s news round up with Cheta Nwanze

by Cheta Nwanze Nothing displays the inefficiencies in the Nigerian system more than the new teacher’s success on Saturday. Within a few hours of receiving his staff of office, Ibrahim Shekarau,...

 

SNAPSHOT: Jonathan gets a piece of advice from OBJ in Lagos

SNAPSHOT: Jonathan gets a piece of advice from OBJ in Lagos

by ‘Jola Sotubo President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday attended the funeral mass in honour of the late former Governor of Lagos, Michael Otedola and former President, Olusegun Obasanjo was...

 

Cheta Nwanze: Sadly, Nigeria’s democracy will only churn out more GEJs

Cheta Nwanze: Sadly, Nigeria’s democracy will only churn out more GEJs

by Cheta Nwanze Let’s accept one real, hard fact about this “democracy” that we have: democracy, American style, is nothing more than a popularity contest. Citizens such as...

 

Olusegun Dada: The devil’s dictionary – An updated version (Y! Politico)

Olusegun Dada: The devil’s dictionary – An updated version (Y! Politico)

by Olusegun Dada Detractors: name given to everyone opposed to any evil agenda of the GEJ administration, every other thing from bombings, rape and miscarriage is also blamed on them. Peace...

 

Perry Brimah: As 2015 elections approach, Jonathan proves critics right

Perry Brimah: As 2015 elections approach, Jonathan  proves critics right

by Peregrino Brimah The Jonathan administration had to appear as if it is searching for the putrid, decaying carcass in the executive room. Though being unable to punish these executive officers,...

 

Demola Rewaju: Tukur out, Mu’azu in, but Jonathan’s ambition remains a PDP problem

Demola Rewaju: Tukur out, Mu’azu in, but Jonathan’s ambition remains a PDP problem

by Demola Rewaju With his speech while announcing Tukur’s resignation, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan has proven himself as a dependable political ally. He stuck with Tukur until it was painfully obvious...

 

Obasanjo may be invited by NSA over snipers allegation

Obasanjo may be invited by NSA over snipers allegation

by Adeola Balogun The allegations made by former President, Olusegun Obasanjo in his letter to President Goodluck Jonathan have raised serious concerns. This is said to have led to a decision...

 

I’m number one on Jonathan’s watch list – Amaechi cries out

I’m number one on Jonathan’s watch list – Amaechi cries out

by ‘Jola Sotubo Following allegations by former President, Olusegun Obasanjo that President Goodluck Jonathan had a “watch list”, Governor Rotimi Amaechi of Rivers has said that...

 

“Come, sit on my laps and I will show you…”: See the Top 10 Worst Quotes of 2013

“Come, sit on my laps and I will show you…”: See the Top 10 Worst Quotes of 2013

by Wilfred Okiche We love our public figures. But every once in a while, they cannot resist themselves and forget to keep their mouths shut. They mouth off things they really should not be saying...