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Atiku Abubakar picks Peter Obi as his running mate for president

NAIJA NEWS: A former Governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi has been pencilled down as the running mate of the Peoples Democratic Party presidential candidate in the February 14, 2019 election, Atiku Abubakar. Obi emerged the preferred choice of both the party and the candidate after series of consultations by stakeholders in the party and outside it . It was gathered that the name of Obi and that of Atiku will be sent to the Independent National Electoral Commission next week. Meanwhile , Senator Ben Murray- Bruce has congratulated Mr. Obi on his selection as Atiku’ s running mate. Taking to his Twitter handle , Murray- Bruce wrote: “Congrats my friend and brother, Mr. Peter Obi on your selection as vice presidential candidate to H. E @ atiku . Without doubt, this is a solid team ...

I will resign if anyone prove God exist – Philippine President Rodrigo

SHOCKING GIST: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte who recently sparked outrage for calling God stupid, has courted new controversy in his largely Roman Catholic country by saying he will resign if anybody can prove that God exists. President Rodrigo Duterte questioned anew in a speech last Friday July 5th some of the basic tenets of the Catholic faith. It included the concept of original sin, which he said taints even innocent infants and can only be removed through baptism in a church for a fee. “Where is the logic of God there?” Duterte asked in a speech at the opening of a science and technology event in southern Davao city. The 73-year-old leader said that if there’s “one single witness” who can prove, perhaps with a picture or a selfie that a human was “able to talk and to see...

President Muhammadu Buhari declares June 12 as the new Democracy Day

NAIJA NEWS: The President of the federal republic of Nigeria Muhammadu Buhari has declared June 12 as new official date for the celebration of Democracy day. June 12, 1993, signifies the date Nigerians presumably voted the late Moshood Abiola as the President of the country, an election that was eventually annulled by the then-Head of State Ibrahim Babangida. Here’s what President Buhari wrote on his Twitter: “Dear Nigerians, I am delighted to announce that, after due consultations, the Federal Govt has decided that henceforth, June 12 will be celebrated as Democracy Day. We have also decided to award posthumously the highest Honour in the land, GCFR, to the late Chief MKO Abiola. Dear Nigerians, I am delighted to announce that, after due consultations, the Federal Govt has dec...

Kemi Olunloyo says Angela Okorie prostituted and was paid $1.5M by Yahya Jammeh of Gambia

Celebrity Gist: Popular US trained Journalist - Kemi Olunloyo has blasted Nollywood Actress Angela Okorie by calling her a prostitute and also for collecting $1.5m from the alleged $11M stolen by the immediate Ex-President of Gambia Yahya Jammeh.

Hilda Dokubo tells Buhari: She does not belong in the kitchen

Nollywood Celebrity Gist: Following the controversial statement made by President Muhammadu Buhari in response to his Wife Aisha Buhari's comment last week Friday October 14th, many Nigerians have taken to social media to express their views on the brouhaha.

Nollywood actress Georgina Onuoha blasts Muhammadu Buhari on Social Media

CELEBRITY GIST: Nollywood actress Georgina Onuoha have joined other Nigerians who take to social media to blast Mr President, airing out their anger with the administration's incompetency in changing Nigeria for good. Georgina Onuoha really blasted Muhammadu Buhari on Social Media.

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