September 14, 2014

ROYAL WEDDING – A PRINCE AND A CHRISTIAN MINISTER

      United Nations Urban Farm Facilities Designer/Developer, Prince Rosario De Medici and global Christian minister, singer/songwriter, Andreyah Maria Black will exchange royal wedding vows on Sunday, September 28, 2014 at the Crystal Plaza in Livingston, New Jersey. Andreyah Maria Black, who recently returned from a mission in Uganda, is the daughter of Gilbert […]

PRESIDENT JONATHAN DID NOT TAKE ALI MODU SHERIFF TO CHAD, WILL NOT INTERFERE WITH ONGOING INVESTIGATION OF ACCUSATION AGAINST FORMER GOVERNOR

    Statement by Dr. Reuben Abati Special Adviser to the President We have noted with surprise, the unnecessary hue and cry raised by the All Progressives Congress (APC) and other bigoted critics of the Jonathan Administration over the claim that the President is “hobnobbing” with the former governor of Borno State, Senator Ali Modu […]

FULL TEXT OF PRESIDENT OBAMA’S SPEECH ON ISIS

    Here are his full remarks, as prepared for delivery, via the White House. My fellow Americans – tonight, I want to speak to you about what the United States will do with our friends and allies to degrade and ultimately destroy the terrorist group known as ISIL. As Commander-in-Chief, my highest priority is […]

ANNOYED JONATHAN ORDERS BANNERS AND SIGNS TAKEN DOWN

      President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has directed that the #BringBack onathan2015 signs and banners around Abuja which he and many Nigerians find offensive and repugnant be brought down immediately. President Jonathan wholly shares the widely expressed view that the signs which were put up without his knowledge or approval are a highly insensitive […]

PRESIDENT JONATHAN TO MEET HIS CHADIAN COUNTERPART TO DISCUSS TERRORISM IN THE REGION

      In continuation of the Federal Government’s efforts to forge a stronger alliance against terrorism and violent extremism with Nigeria’s neighbours, President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan will travel to Ndjamena tomorrow for talks with his Chadian counterpart, President Idriss Deby. The talks in Ndjamena with President Deby who is also the current Chairman of […]

NIGERIA’S JONATHAN EXPRESSES SHOCK AT DEATH OF SUN NEWSPAPERS VICE CHAIRMAN DIMGBA IGWE

      President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has received with shock, the sad news of the untimely death of Mr. Dimgba Igwe, Vice Chairman of the Sun Newspapers. On behalf of himself, his family and the Federal Government of Nigeria, President Jonathan extends heartfelt commiserations to the publishers of the Sun newspapers, the Nigerian Guild […]

AFRICAN UNION CALLS EMERGENCY MEETING OF THE EXECUTIVE COUNCIL TO DISCUSS EBOLA

    What:             Emergency meeting of the Executive Council of the African Union. When:            8 September 2014, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, starting at 10:00 Where:           Mandela Hall, African Union Conference Centre Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Why:              To consolidate collective continental efforts against Ebola.   The Council’s emergency meeting has been necessitated by the […]

BRITISH DIPLOMAT SLUMPS AND DIES AT LAGOS AIRPORT

    There was panic when the Deputy British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr. Parker, on Tuesday, slumped and died at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos. Parker, who flew into the county aboard an American Airline, Delta Air Lines, sources said took ill while on board. The plane had arrived the country from […]

HIGH LEVEL PANEL: GLOBAL ANTI-SEMITISM – A THREAT TO INTERNATIONAL PEACE AND SECURITY

      New York – ” The Engr. Aja Eze Foundation in collaboration with the Permanent Mission of Palau to the United Nations will be hosting the High Level panel discussion, “Global Anti Semitism: A Threat to International Peace and Security.” Background:  The emergence of the new anti-Semitism is a threat to international […]

PRESIDENT JONATHAN CONDEMNS DISCRIMINATION AGAINST NIGERIANS OVER EBOLA – WELCOMES U.N.;S COMMENDATION OF NIGERIA’S SUCCESSFUL AVOIDANCE OF NATIONAL EPIDEMIC

      President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan Wednesday in Abuja condemned the stigmatization of Nigerians by some countries over recent cases of the Ebola Virus Disease in the country. Speaking at a meeting with Mr. David Navarro, a Special Envoy of the United Nations Secretary-General, President Jonathan particularly denounced discriminatory actions such as that which […]