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Adedayo Adejobi The death of Alhaji Ado Bayero, the Emir of Kano, invokes the words of former American president, George W. Bush, jnr., on the death of another former American president, Ronald Reagan. And interestingly, Thursday June 5, 2014 marked the tenth anniversary of the death of Reagan. Perhaps, if Bayero had died a day earlier, it would have been exactly ten years between his death and that of Reagan. ... Read More »

Africa Fashion Week: All Roads Lead To London

This August, Fashion enthusiasts will gather in London once more for the Africa Fashion Week in what has become an annual ritual. It is definite that the success of the just concluded first Africa Fashion Week Nigeria will rub off on this year’s AFW in London, writes Adeola Akinremi “There is definitely a growing appetite for fashion out there, so we need to help the industry grow by showcasing talents ... Read More »

[A MUST READ] The Elephant Falls In Kano – @DeleMomodu

Fellow Nigerians, please join me as I commiserate with the good people of Kano on the transition of their great Emir who was certainly one of Africa’s greatest monarchs. I had picked on a totally different topic for this week when the news of his death hit me like thunderbolt. It’s not that an 83-year old man is too young to die but greatness often confers on some people that ... Read More »


In every circumstances, we as a people, coarsed together by colonialist, tend to show who we are and our character comes to play. Character they say is like a smoke which cannot be hidden. With the current issue biting around #bringbackourgirls alive, and our fight against terrorism, we exhibit the true Nigerian that we are. We fake being united in speaking against terrorism, but our tone and pitch depicts its ... Read More »

Nigerian Senators Negotiate Cover-Up #Bribe Over The Missing $20Billion

A credible source at the Nigerian Senate has told SaharaReporters that members of the Senate Committee on Finance led by Senator Ahmed Makarfi have been offered unspecified amounts of bribe by agents of Nigeria’s Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke, and officials of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), to endorse the committee’s interim report on billions of dollars in crude oil sales that Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, suspended Governor of ... Read More »

Attention BBC, CNN [@cnn] and Western journalists covering Nigeria now

The following are a collection of tweets from @cchukudebelu, who addresses Western journalists that consistently provide inaccurate description of  the political, economic and social situation in Nigeria. His tweets have been numbered in sequential order by @ikeanya on Storify 1. My next few tweets are directed at Western journalists/analysts & Westerners with interest in Nigeria. 2. There is a narrative that is gaining traction in the West, promoted by Western media ... Read More »

President Jonathan most accomplished leader in Nigerian history – Dr. Doyin Okupe @doyinokupe

The Senior Special Assistant to President Goodluck Jonathan on Public Affairs, Dr. Doyin Okupe has called a section of Nigerians to order for always insulting the President using the term ‘clueless’. Okupe who disseminated the message via his Twitter account @DoyinOkupe also added that Jonathan is the most accomplished President in Nigerian history as far as achievements go. He asked Nigerians if there was any member of the President’s closest ... Read More »

New #BokoHaram Video Shows #Chibok Girls Pleading For Rescue. |#BringBackOurGirls

The kidnapped Chibok girls are going through very tough times just as most Nigerians suspected. A new video released by the Boko Haram sect has confirmed it and Pres. Jonathan has reportedly seen this video. In the video, the girls narrated their ordeal and pleaded for their rescue. The girls were reportedly ill and are in camps located in Chad, Niger and Cameroon, with one of them nursing a broken ... Read More »

#BokoHaram: Cameroun Is Still Not Co-operating – General Sarkin-Yaki Bello

Nigeria has raised the alarm concerning Cameroon’s laxity towards efforts to stop acts of terrorism by members of the Boko Haram violent group, despite assurances at a recent summit in Paris, France, attended by heads of both countries. This latest information was disclosed by Coordinator-General of Nigeria Counter-Terrorism Centre, , during an interview with Reuters. But Bello, who urged Nigeria’s next-door neighbors to increase their involvement in regional control of ... Read More »

#TheAmaechiIKnow: How PDP Propagandists Tried Blackmailing @Omojuwa, Others With Photoshopped N5million Cheque

Just about 48hrs ago, a story of how some supposed online agents of the All Progressive Congress (APC) otherwise known as ‘twitter lords’ recently visited Governor Amaechi of Rivers State for a thank you dinner and subsequently pocketed the sum of N5m each has since generated series of controversies. The event which took place on May 29, 2014, PorscheClassy Media gathered had social media activists from different regions in the ... Read More »

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