Former NAFDAC Boss, Dora Akunyili Passes on!!!


From the above picture, you could see she wasnt healthy all along

From the above picture, you could see she wasnt healthy all along

News reaching me says former NAFDAC boss and Minister of Information, Dora Akunyili has passed on. I won’t believe this until NTA say so! Meanwhile, the news below.

    According to Sahara Reporters, Former Director General of the the NAFDAC and ex minister of Information, Professor Dora Akunyili, has died according to a family source.

    Dr. Akunyili died in an India Hospital where she has been receiving treatment for an undisclosed ailment. She was aged 59.
    RIP!

Source: SaharaReporters

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Must Guys Prostrate For Their Wives at Traditional Weddings?


Oh My God, Why, why and why? Why must we prostrate in traditional weddings? This has been so disturbing to me, so me I go prostrate for babe abi? And in her mind, she’ll be thinking “See his head :-)”

Like one of my padi for life said, the day he was prostrating for his own wife, the babe was smiling and he was like “If I catch you for bed, You go know!” 😉 hahahahaha

Well as for me, I’ve been reasoning it, be like say i no go call too much relatives o, and all those bullshit “alaga iduro” women that sing with chicken voices are not allowed for me ooo *vex mode*

So guys, you like to prostrate for your wife? Babes, you like seeing us prostrate abi? Abeg have your say.

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Is APC falling apart?


Coming from a man like Chief Tom Ikimi, one of the country’s most enduring political figures, the memo to the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC Chief Bisi Akande was indeed unnerving. The memo dated May 1, 2014 was a narrative of the increasing confusion in the opposition political party across the country with the assertion that the party is losing members in strong numbers across the country.
“I am compelled to express strong reservations on the present state of affairs in our Party and my heart bleeds
when I look back at the efforts and personal sacrifice many
of us made to bring this national platform to fruition,” Ikimi
wrote.

Pioneer state chairman
Just few days after the memo was sent out, the base of
the party in Ikimi’s home, Edo State was shaken following
the defection of the erstwhile national vice-chairman
(South-South) of the defunct Action Congress of Nigeria,
ACN, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu and his followers from the
APC.
Ize-Iyamu left the party alongside strong followers including
the pioneer state chairman of the ACN in Edo State, Prince
Tony Prince Tony Omoaghe, the pioneer deputy chairman of
the party in the state, Alhaji Usman Shagadi among many
other prominent leaders of the party including some who left
their positions in government.
Of the serving members of the House of Representatives
from Edo State, only Abubakar Momoh representing Etsako
Federal Constituency, incidentally, Governor Adam’s
Oshiomhole’s constituency has left the party. The shaking in
Edo State is only reflective of the nationwide pangs that
are shaking the newly formed party to its roots.
In Adamawa, Sokoto, Kano, Borno, Ogun, Akwa Ibom, Imo,
Bayelsa and across the country party elders are leaving in
droves putting to question the capacity of the party to
trouble the ruling PDP.
Just as in Edo State where Pastor Ize-Iyamu is at the
centre of the crisis, across the border in Delta State,
another man of God, Prophet Jones Erue is also in the centre
of controversy over the conduct of the recent party
congresses.
Erue was supposedly thrown up as the state chairman of
the party in a congress that many members of the defunct
ACN are alleging was widely mired in controversy.
The cracks: Leaders of the defunct ACN in the state most
of whom are inclined to the leadership of Senator Francis
Okpozo allege that Erue was foisted on the party by Otega
Emerhor, a wealthy businessman known to have a
governorship aspirant on the platform of the new party.
Many party elders are, however, worried that Erue was
supported in the congresses by elements known to have
worked for a former governor of the state, Chief James
Ibori whose loyalists it is alleged, may be working to either
gain control of the APC or weaken the party to allow the
PDP sail through.
“The kind of money that reportedly changed hands during
the congresses is not the kind of money that a businessman
like Otega would throw into politics and that is why we
suspect that his people have a connection with Ibori and his
boys,” a party elder told Vanguard.
Party elders are also peeved that Otega once he came into
the APC threw up a parallel structure that almost always
worked in parallel with the mainstream structure of the
party led by Senator Okpozo.
As at press time the results of the state congress in Delta
State was yet to be ratified by the national secretariat.
The same hiatus is also in Ogun State where parallel
congresses were conducted by forces respectively led by
the national leader of the party, Aremo Segun Osoba and
Governor Ibikunle Amosun.
Amosun is accused by many partisans of crossing the
bounds of governance to take control of the party structure
in the state.
Amosun vs Osoba
The crisis in the state was remarkably long predicted.
Amosun came into the defunct ACN from the defunct All
Nigeria Peoples Party, ANPP but when he entered in late
2010, he was peeved that many of his loyalists who had
emerged as candidates for the 2011 election on the
platform of the ANPP were not given ACN tickets.
Ahead of the 2015 round of elections, the governor and
many of the National Assembly members were engaged in a
cat and mouse game over control of the party. Many National
Assembly members almost all of whom are loyal to Osoba
were peeved that the governor sponsored rival congresses
which they alleged were aimed at stopping them from
winning re-election tickets for 2015.
A plan by the governor to inaugurate his own faction of the
executive was stopped few days ago after the national
headquarters intervened to stop him. Just as in Ogun, in Oyo
State, party elders who Governor Abiola Ajimobi met in the
defunct ACN are also peeved by the body movements of the
governor. Many of them have already drawn the battle line
with the governor who they assert they would stop from
gaining re-election.
Guber interest: While there are no issues concerning the
congresses in Lagos State, the alleged endorsement of one
of the governorship aspirants by the national leader of the
party, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu is, however, creating anxiety
among party faithful, especially among those who have had
interests in the governorship.
In many other states, the crises, however, preceded the
congresses. In Adamawa, Kano and Sokoto States, the
crises were triggered after the defection of former PDP
governors into the APC.
Successor in office
In Kano, Ibrahim Shekarau left after Governor Rabiu
Kwankwanso entered the party. In Sokoto, the immediate
former governor of the state, Alhaji Attahiru Bafarawa also
exited the party after his nemesis and successor in office
entered the party and was given the party structure.
In Adamawa, despite earlier assertions that they would
abide together, Brig. Buba Marwa who came from the
defunct Congress for Progressive Change, CPC and Markus
Gindiri who was the 2011 flag bearer of the ACN left the
APC after the party structure was handed over to their
common foe, Admiral Murtala Nyako.
Despite earlier assertions by Nyako and the two men that
they would cohabit for the good of the party, that pledge
did not take long to unfold as Marwa and Gindiri accused
Nyako of importing those characters that caused the crisis
in the PDP into the APC. Remarkably, both men have returned
to the PDP. However, their exit has not given Nyako the
complete liberty as he is also engulfed in a silent war with
loyalists of former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar who have
accused Nyako of sidelining them in the recent congresses.
Kwara State: In Kwara State, Dele Belgore, the 2011
gubernatorial candidate of the ACN also defected to the PDP
after the entry of Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed and the
Bukola Saraki machine into the APC. What many had believed
to be a fratricidal war in Kwara State between the interim
national publicity secretary of the APC, Alhaji Lai Mohammed
and the Saraki crowd has been largely avoided mainly on
account of what observers point to the maturity of the two
leaders.
In Imo State, what is left of the party is just the carcass of
the former legacy parties. Once Governor Rochas Okorocha
stepped into the party, all the notable leaders in the party
commenced an exit walk.
Senator Chris Anyanwu, Senator Ifeanyi Ararume, former
Governor Achike Udenwa and even some appointees of
Okorocha such as the former Attorney General, Chief
Soronnadi Njoku.
One exception where the entry of a governor has not
caused a serious crisis is Rivers State where the entry of
Governor Rotimi Amaechi has not so much provoked the kind
of crisis as seen in several other states where the former
PDP governors moved into the APC.
Stakeholders allege that the crisis is partly caused by the
national secretariat which it alleged did not prepare for the
congresses well.
“What we found was that those sent to conduct the
congresses had logistic challenges and so you found some
party members mostly those from the PDP willing to meet
those challenges and hence the problems that we are now
having,” a party official said.
However, party spokesman Mohammed rebuffed the
agitations as he insisted that the party has internal
mechanism for settling its disputes.
“We have a mechanism to settle the issues from the
congresses and that is why the appeals committee was
constituted and that is not even the end of the matter. If
anyone is not satisfied with the outcome of the appeals
committee, he or she can still take the matter to the national
body but what we have is that some people are not patient
enough and are making their appeals on the pages of
newspapers,” he said.

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Video released by boko haram claiming to “sell the girls” – Download


Earlier this morning I posted something similar, now have gotten the video. Let me break it down.

The leader of Boko Haram sect, Imam Abubakar Shekau,
released a video today in which he claimed responsibility for
abducting the Nigerian school girls, and said he will soak all
Nigerian soil with Christian blood, and Muslims opposing them,
whom he described as infidels.
The video lasts 56 minutes and 58 seconds, and shows Iman
Shekau speaking from a script, surrounded by heavily armed
fighters, backed by an armored personnel carrier, and two
other armed vehicles.
Iman Shekau said, “I am the one that took your girls. Are you the
one that created the girls? I will sell them in the market. I have
my own market of selling human beings. It is Allah, the owner
that instructed me to sell. I will sell the girls.”
And he added, “It is Allah that instructed us, until we soak the
ground of Nigeria with Christian blood and so called Muslims
contradicting Islam. After we have killed, killed, killed, and get
fatigue and wondering on what to do with smelling of their
corpses, smelling of Obama, Bush and Jonathan worried us
then we will open prison and be imprisoned the rest. Infidels
have no value.”
234 Nigerian schoolgirls, aged between 15-18, were abducted
from a remote school in Chibok village, Borno State, in
Northeast Nigeria on April 15. The girls and young women came
from schools in Izge, Lassa, Ashigashiya and Warabe to do
final exams because other the schools were shut in Borno
state because of attacks by Boko Haram.
Iman Shekau said the sects friends are those in Afghanistan,
Mali, Yemen and Pakistan, and not those Arabs who just
bragged with their colors but deal with Americans and the
West. Shekau said there is slavery in Islam, contrary to his
critics, noting that Prophet Muhammed took slaves during Badr
war in Hejaz region of western Arabia in present day Saudi
Arabia.
Shekau said, “Just because I took girls in Western school they
are worried. I say they (the girls) should desert the school.
They should go and marry. Stupid people. Talking about human
rights and democracy. Nonsense. People that are doing same
sex marriage and saying they are leaders.”
And he added, “I will imprison Jonathan’s daughter, any one
that turn to Islam will be saved. For me anyone that embraces
Islam is my own. Stupid Jonathan, you will be surprise. Until the
land is soaked with blood.”
Later he said, “This is a war against Christians and democracy
and their constitution, we have not started, we will be in
Abuja, and in your state. This war is against Christians, I mean
Christians, generally the infidels. Allah says we should finish
them when we get them.”
Shekau boasted in the video that he has no business with
infidel’s money, “I have no time with your trillion. I am working
for Allah and will die for it. No one can stop me. You killed
Mohammed Yusuf. Are you not saying he is even better than
Shekau? Even if you kill me, other fighters will rise better than
me, I am nothing and worthless before Allah who I am working
for. You are sitting with Christians and saying we are one,
saying there is no difference. We are not one with infidels.”
Later he said, “It is a lie, in fact you suppose to wash and re-
wash a plate Christian eats food before you eat as Muslims.
You know all these things and you are contradicting Islam. Are
Christians the people we should play with? They killed us in
Shendam, Zangon Katab and all the places. It is either you are
with us or you are with them, and when we see you, we will
harvest your neck with knife.”
He cursed Islamic political leaders the late Malam Aminu Kano,
Abubakar Tafawa Balewa, and Islamic scholar, Usman Dan
Fodio as infidels for working and accepting democracy and
constitution, and added, “We are not ignorant of all that
happened.”
The mass abduction three weeks ago, and the Nigerian
military’s failure to rescue the girls and young women, has
roused national and international outrage with protests in
major cities in Nigeria, and across the world.
A number of girls have escaped who said their captors
identified themselves as Boko Haram.
Nigerian Police Commissioner, Tanko Lawan told reporters the
number of escaped girls is 53.

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Boko Haram Leader Says He Will ‘Sell’ Abducted Nigerian Schoolgirls In Chilling Video


It is three weeks since the girls were
abducted and Boko Haram has
threatened to 'sell' them

It is three weeks since the girls were
abducted and Boko Haram has
threatened to ‘sell’ them

Boko Haram will “sell your girls in the market”,
the terrorist leader has vowed in a chilling video
message to parents of the kidnapped Nigerian
school girls
.
Abubakar Shekau, the leader of the Nigerian
Islamist group Boko Haram notorious for targeting schools,
claimed responsibility for the abduction of
hundreds of girls aged 16 to 18 from their
Borno state school in a video message released
by Agence France Press.

“I abducted your girls. I will sell them in the
market, by Allah,” Shekau said, according to the
news agency’s translation. “We are holding
people [as] slaves.”
The girls should be married, not in school, he
continued, according to the BBC.
“God instructed me to sell them, they are his
properties and I will carry out his instructions.”
Authorities searching for the missing girls say
dozens have escaped from their captors but
276 are still missing. They were taken three
weeks ago from their school in Chibok.
Last week, senior community leader Dr Pogu
Bitrus told Channel 4 News that he believed
many of the girls, who were mainly Christian,
were compelled to convert to Islam and
“forcibly married off with a bride price of just
2,000 Naira [less than £10].” He did not cite
his sources.
But a different source, involved in the hostage
negotiations, told Channel 4 News that he
believes the girls will be returned safely for a
ransom. “It would not be hard to engineer a deal.
It looks like they want to release them,” he said.
As anger swells in Nigeria over the handling of
the case, and protest marches take place
across the nation, police arrested the leader of
a group that called on authorities to do more to
find the kidnapped girls.
Reuters reported that Naomi Mutah Nyadar had
been detained, suspected of falsely claiming
that one of the abducted girls was her
daughter.
But local reports suggest the arrest was
connected with a meeting with Nigeria’s First
Lady Patience Jonathan, who had felt slighted
that the mothers of the girls did not come to
meet her, and were instead represented by
Mutah Nyadar, who is from the girls’ local Chibok
community.
AP quoted community leader, Saratu Angus
Ndirpaya, as saying that Jonathan accused the
activists of fabricating the abductions in order
to smear her husband’s government.

“MUST READ: Presidential Media Chat: Some of the ‘unbelievable’ things our president said last night”


The 7th edition of the Presidential Media Chat has
come to an end. A burning issue discussed is the missing school girls. President Jonathan said wherever the girls
are, the military would get them. He said security
personnel are working round the clock to rescue the
girls and also pleaded with parents and guardians of
the missing girls to cooperate with them to get the girls
freed. He said no negotiation has taken place because
no one or group has claimed responsibility for the
kidnapping.On reports of them being married off, the
president said “To who?”. He said the Principal of the school told him that 53 of the girls have escaped from the kidnappers.

On people comparing the Niger Delta militants with Boko
Haram
men, he said the BH men are faceless and so
makes it difficult to even have discussions with them.
He said he first met Niger Delta warlords like Asari
Dokubo in the state house in a meeting called by former
Pres. Olusegun Obasanjo and the militant leaders were
there to lay down their grieviances. He said Boko Haram
men are terrorists as their ideology is different from
that of the Niger Delta militants as those ones do not
go about bombing market places and killing people. He
said a lot more. Please continue…

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On rumours of helicopters dropping food stuff for boko haram members, he said no one has come out with
pictures to authenticate these claims. He said “One
does not need network to take pictures” but no one
has been able to take any picture showing helicopters
dropping foodstuff’.

On why his government hasn’t dared to go to Sambisa Forest where Boko Haram men are believed to be
staying, GeJ said “If I go there or send any of my
ministers they will just kill you.”

On the Federal Governments directive of schools and
Government offices to shut down during the World
Economic Forum Africa which is to hold from
Wednesday 7th to Friday 9th, he said the move was
needful so as to control free flow of traffic. He said
Nigeria is not the first place to do such and that when
he was in Netherland for the Nuclear summit, some
institutions were shut down during the course of the
summit. He said that places like Davos where the World
Economic summit takes place cannot close down
institutions because every year the WEF takes place
there and the place has been designed to host the
world yearly. He said private enterprises were not
compelled to close down but are only advised to close
down so as to help traffic free flow. (See scope)

On seeking international help for the security challenges
Nigeria is facing, Pres. Jonathan said he has reached out
to Pres. Obama twice on the matter and security
personnel from America were sent down to Nigeria. He
also said he has reached out to the Presidents of
France, China and other neighboring countries such as
Cameroon, Ghana and Benin republic for assistance. On
some Northern Governors visit to the US, he said it is
not a Federal Government arrangement. He said he is
always pained whenever he hears any Nigerian passes
on as a result of the madness called Boko Haram.
On the Rebasing figures and unemployment, Pres.
Jonathan said even with the Economy rebasing, Nigerian
Government cannot employ everyone but would only
create the best environment for the private sector to
excel. He said it was a good thing for Nigeria to be
hosting the WEF Africa and said according to the
Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, visitors for
the WEF Africa have began to show interest in
investing in Nigeria.
On the alleged missing $20b, Pres Jonathan said its
now a phenomenon for any government in power in
Nigeria to record a story of missing funds. He said with
the money being claimed to be missing, such moneies
would no doubt have adverse effect on the economy.
He said if such amount of money is missing, America
would know about it and said nobody should deceive
themselves.

On Minister of Petroleum Dieziani Alison Madueke going
to court to stop investigations on the N10b private jet
scandal, Pres Jonathan said he is not aware she’s gone
to court. He said as a Minister, she has spent more of
her time appearing before the parliament than doing her
job and said it appears there is a case of parliamentary
dictatorship by the members of the house of
Representatives. He said they are all politicians and so
would also bring politics into their activities. He said he
does not see Dieziani as being corrupt and so cannot
drop her as a Minister. According to him, there is nothing
wrong in her hiring private jets and that other Ministers
and politicians also hire private jets.

On his declaration to run again, he said he believes that
is not what is important to Nigerians. He said security,
food etc are the things on the minds of Nigerians and
also said the PDP which is the “Champion, one with the
cup” is waiting for the opposition to field their
candidates so that the PDP would know who they are
up against.
On claims that he said Boko Haram has infiltrated his
cabinet, he said he never made such a comment, and
that the way journalists twist words makes one
wonder sometimes. He said what he said was that
Boko Haram has infiltrated the Government which is
made up of the Judiciary, Executive and the
Parliamentary. He said he never said they have
infiltrated his cabinet which is made up of the Vice
President and the Ministers.
On the strike by Polytechnic lecturers, he said “we are
handling it”.

On the recommendations that would come out from the
ongoing National CONFAB, he promised that whatever
recommendations from the confab would not be
stopped.
While ending the chat, Pres. Jonathan pleaded with the
Parents and Guardians of the missing Chibok girls to
come out with the identities of the missing girls. He said
with the list from WAEC, its obvious that most of
them, about 90% are Christians. He pleaded with the
parents to cooperate with security agents.

Some of the funny comments he made
* “I don’t know where they are… there is no
confirmation of the location of the schoolgirls, you are
a journalist, you know more than me.”
* “If I exercise 40/50% of my powers, Nigerians
would say I am a dictator. Some African leaders who
used only 60 were condemned as dictators”
* “I assure you that we will get the girls out but we can
only do it with the co-operation of their parents and
guardians.”
* “Over 70% of what they call corruption in Nigeria, is
mere common theft. The word corruption is being
abused, it’s just mere theft.”
* “Even when I’m in church I am monitoring what is
happening. Anytime I get reports of an attack
somewhere… my face will change immediately… my
expression will change. It used to happen every Sunda
* “Anytime I hear of any one Nigerian dies I feel pained…
even if it’s a Boko Haram member – I am their
president.”y.”
* “Pakistan terrorists have been fighting terrorism for
over 10 years now so it’s not something that a 6
months State of Emergency can solve.”
* “The Petroleum Minister has appeared before the
Parliament for over 200 days… in the Nigerian
Parliament you’ll agree with me that there is more
politics than work.”
* “People have been confusing corruption with stealing.
If public officers steal money they term it under
corruption….”
* “PDP is the champion. We are the ones holding the
belt. We are waiting to see the challenger”
* “The popular Nollywood wasn’t captured in the
assessment of the economy as Africa’s strongest’
* “If Sanusi hadn’t been suspended he would have
come up with a different figure… If anyone steals $50
billion or $20 billion anywhere America will know, they
will tell you where it is; it is their money.”

Finally, I see no difference between president Jonathan and his wife.

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