Boxing Day and how it got its Name.

Ever wondered what Boxing Day is, what it means, and where this unusual name comes from? You may find the answers interesting. What is Boxing Day? Arguments come thick and fast as to why, and we hope you find the answers below interesting. But firstly, it has nothing to do with the sport of boxing. Boxing Day is a national Bank Holiday in late December, a day to spend with family and friends and to eat up all the leftovers of Christmas Day. The origins of the day, however, are…

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FOR THE RECORDS: Trump’s Response to his impeachment by the House of Reps

President Trump’s Letter To Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Democrats Led House Impeachment. THE WHITE HOUSE WASHINGTON December 17,2019 The Honorable Nancy Pelosi Speaker of the House of Representatives Washington, D.C. 20515 Dear Madam Speaker: I write to express my strongest and most powerful protest against the partisan impeachment crusade being pursued by the Democrats in the House of Representatives. This impeachment represents an unprecedented and unconstitutional abuse of power by Democrat Lawmakers, unequaled in nearly two and a half centuries of American legislative history. The Articles of Impeachment introduced by…

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Okechukwu: “I have forgiven ‘drowning’ Oshiomhole”

Okechukwu: “I have forgiven ‘drowning’ Oshiomhole” 2019-12-19 12:09:43 The Director-General, Voice of Nigeria (VON), Osita Okechukwu, has said that though his suspension by the All Progressives Congress (APC) was fake news, he has, however, forgiven the party chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, of his “transgressions”. Reacting to the lifting of his purported suspension by the party’s national leadership, the VON DG in a statement he issued in Abuja on Tuesday, said that it could only take a character like Oshiomhole to suspend party members in clear breach of the constitution of the…

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JULIUS BERGER, THE RIGHT CHOICE FOR ABUJA-KANO ROAD PROJECT- Federal Ministry of Works and Housing

From Emmanuel Isibor Lagos The Federal Ministry of Works and Housing has said that the choice of Julius BergerNigeria Plc as the contractor to handle the important construction and rehabilitationworks of the Abuja-Kaduna-Zaria-Kano road project “was not a mistake by the Government”.The position of the Federal Ministry of Works and Housing was stated by the Federal Controller of Works Engr. F.J Zira at the official handover and opening ceremony ofa completed portion of section two of the road by Julius Berger to ease the expectedheavy traffic and to enhance a…

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Speaker Gbajabiamila mourns Sen Uwajumogu

The Speaker of the House of Representatives Rep Femi Gbajabiamila has expressed sadness over the demise of Sen Benjamin Chukwuemeka Uwajumogu. Uwajumogu, who represented Imo North Senatorial District in the Senate on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), passed away on Wednesday in Abuja. He was one of the few APC senators from the South East. The Speaker, who described the late senator as a committed lawmaker who put in his best for the country, said he represented his people with absolute dedication to the highest good.…

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One week, one trouble for ruling APC

All seem to be well with the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) until recently when the OshiomholeMustGo crusade took centre stage in the affairs and the narrative of discussion of the Party itself. Since then it has been “new week, new trouble” for the APC. The troubles within the APC seem to be beyond President Buhari himself who is even having family problems to attend to, thus far as he keeps referring Party members to the Constitution of the Party, in resolving its conflicts. The President even said to the…

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President Trump Impeached

President of the United State of America, Donald Trump has been impeached by the House of Representatives. The House voted on Wednesday to impeach President Trump on both articles of impeachment, abuse of power and obstruction of Congress. The vote followed weeks of testimony related to his dealings with Ukraine and hours of fiery debate over the process. Trump is only the third president in U.S. history to be impeached.. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hawaii, voted “present” — rather than for or against — both articles of impeachment, a surprise move…

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The National Leader of the All Progressive Alliance, Bola Ahmed Tinubu is under fire from some Nigerians on Twitter after Muhammadu Buhari appointed a new Chairman for the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS). Prior to the turn of events, the Chairman of FIRS was Babatunde Fowler, an alleged stooge of Tinubu. According to Garba Shehu, the Official Spokesperson of Buhari, Fowler’s tenure as the FIRS Chairman has expired. Upon the expiration, Buhari immediately replaced him with Muhammad Nami, a move that drew criticism among some Nigerians. Fowler’s replacement has been…

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Supreme Court Declares Gov. Makinde of Oyo state Winner.

By Emmanuel Iriogbe, Abuja The dust generated by the Appeal Tribunal’s judgement that saw both the PDP and APC claiming victory in the Oyo governorship has finally settled as the apex court in the land has given judgment in favour of Governor Seyi Makinde of the umbrella party. In a judgement delivered today in Abuja by the Supreme Court and read by Justice Mary Ukaego Odili who presided, declared Makinde as the winner of the March 9th governorship election in Oyo State. Details later…

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Why i wont allow Gov. Obaseki to create new political structure- Oshiomhole

National chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has given the reason for the ongoing power tussle between him and the Edo state governor, Adams Oshiomhole. A rally organised to welcome an erstwhile chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, Pastor Ize Iyamu into the APC in Edo state was almost aborted at the weekend in Benin city. Speaking in a television programme, the APC chairman said Governor Obaseki’s move to create an alternative power bloc in Edo state by deliberately stripping existing party leaders of their enormous…

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