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Why I quit PDP - Fani-Kayode

Why I quit PDP - Fani-Kayode (Video)

Former Minister in Nigeria - Femi Fani-Kayode speaks on why he quit the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)

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The English Commercial Court has ruled against the forced sale of one of Nigeria's choice properties in London to recover a debt of $5million and a further N4.71million awarded as costs (excluding interest) arising from a dispute with an Israeli more

26 Jan 2017 00:00 News

With regards to the various news reports published in both the online and print media, insidiously inferring that I was indicted by Italian prosecutors for, as they put it, ‘sharing in the Loot’ of the $1.3bn OPL 245 oil block deal that involved more

25 Jan 2017 00:00 News

I am now forced to respond because it is clear that the EFCC is taking advantage of my silence to try me by media and to convict me in the eyes of the public on false reports. more

23 Jan 2017 00:00 News

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has successfully test fired another locally weaponised Alpha Jet aircraft acquired from overseas without weapon delivery capability. more

20 Aug 2016 18:33 News

13 Year old Nigerian-American activist - Zuriel Oduwole has been chosen by the Nigerian government to work as part of a committee seeking to promote education for girls in the northern part of the country. more

17 Jun 2016 00:00 News

As the world observes the sorrowful milestone of the 2nd anniversary of the kidnap of over 200 schoolgirls in Chibok, northeast Nigeria; a UNICEF report reveals that the number of children involved in ‘suicide’ attacks in Nigeria, Cameroon, Chad and more

15 Apr 2016 00:00 News

President Muhammadu Buhari has warned vandals and saboteurs blowing up oil and gas installations in Nigeria to desist immediately or face the same drastic action being taken against Boko Haram by the Armed Forces. more

13 Apr 2016 00:00 News

Parents of the Chibok girls attend a meeting with President Buhari January 14, 2016.

(Pix by Reuters - Afolabi Sotunde)

Nigerian officials gave permission on Tuesday for a memorial event at a school in northeast Nigeria from where Islamist rebels abducted 276 girls two years ago with parents hoping this would remind the world their daughters are still missing. more

6 Apr 2016 00:00 News

Nigeria's Federal Government has welcomed an offer of the Swiss government to return $321m stolen funds from the Abacha loot, and is now developing a framework that will aid the repatriation of such stolen assets stashed abroad by those who have loot more

9 Mar 2016 00:00 News

South Africa's President Jacob Zuma is currently on 2-day State Visit to Nigeria, at the invitation of Nigerian counterpart - President Muhammadu Buhari. more

8 Mar 2016 00:00 News

President Buhari tells Al Jazeera's Martine Dennis that he hasn't failed in his promise to defeat Boko Haram and that the group has been weakened considerably

[Sorin Furcoi/Al Jazeera]

Nine months after he came to power, Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari received an official welcome from Qatar's Emir on Buhari's latest trip of many to boost Nigeria's standing abroad. more

7 Mar 2016 00:00 News

In Nigeria, where corruption is part of daily life, police officers routinely demand bribes, local government leaders pocket money meant for schools and the former national security advisor is accused of stealing billions from the military more

8 Dec 2015 00:00 News

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has announced his new cabinet of 36 Ministers almost six months after he was sworn in. more

11 Nov 2015 00:00 News

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari in a warm handshake with France's President Francoise Hollande at Elysee Palace

Picture: Femi Adesina

Buhari met with Hollande at Elysee Palace and warned that Boko Haram had expanded "after declaring its loyalty to IS." He said the jihadists' alliance, announced in March, had given Boko Haram "a source of material resources." more

14 Sep 2015 21:55 News

Outgoing Nigerian President, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has declared that if members of the crumbling Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) remain committed to the vision of its founding fathers and work very hard, the party will return to power at the more

30 Apr 2015 00:00 News

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has relieved the Inspector-General of Police, Mr. Suleiman Abba of his appointment and duties with immediate effect. more

21 Apr 2015 00:00 News

Following the announcement of results of the last State - Borno, a formal announcement is expected shortly, declaring Muhammadu Buhari as Nigeria's President-elect. more

31 Mar 2015 22:00 News

Following the announcement of results of the last State - Borno, a formal announcement is expected shortly, declaring Muhammadu Buhari as Nigeria's President-elect. This is the final tally as compiled by Trumpet Media Group: more

30 Mar 2015 00:00 News

As we prepare to go to the polls tomorrow, I have come before you this morning to express my immense appreciation for the opportunity you gave me to lead this great nation of ours in the past four years. more

27 Mar 2015 00:00 News

Rose Peters Graham speaks to some of the Anti-Buhari protesters at Chatham House London. Some of them do not know why they are protesting or the subject of their protest. It has since been revealed that they were 'hired' and paid to take part in the more

26 Mar 2015 00:00 News

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