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Sahara Reporters Archive for April 2010Rss

Thursday, April 29, 2010

The Sad End Of Maurice Iwu: The Rigger Also Cry!

Insult Upon Injury: Oshiomhole Tries To Lure Wole Soyinka, AC Leaders To IBB Rally In Benin City!

Iwu's Long Overdue Ouster: A Yoke Off Our Neck, But Not Yet Uhuru

As Senegal Takes Control Of France’s Military Bases On Her Soil, Any Lessons For Nigeria And Beyond?

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

VIDEO: Certificate Forgery Scandal Of CGS, Abdullahi Inde Dikko

Iwu fired, But Jonathan Plans To Appoint Another Rigger As Successor

The Exit of Professor Maurice Iwu

I Might Vote For IBB

Finally, Jonathan Sacks Maurice Iwu

Data Protection Issues And The Legal Implications In Nigerian Communications Commission’s (NCC) Directive On Sim Card Registration

A Rejoinder to “Buhari, Atiku, Go and Rest” written by Naiwu Osahun

One Hundred and Thirty Eight Billion Naira Loan, Photocopy Government and a lost Battle!

Bode George Loses Libel Case Against The News and Daily Independent Newspapers

Justice Awokulehin, Ibori's Asaba “kangaroo court” Judge, withdraws from Nassarawa corruption case

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Babangida: A Final Curse On A Corruptible nation

Buhari, Atiku, Go and Rest

Ohakim Can Keep His 10,000 New Jobs

PHOTONEWS: Atiku Returns To PDP; Jonathan Meets Indicted PDP Chair Vincent Ogbulafor and Some Protests At PDP HQ

$12.4bn scam: FG seeks signed copy of Okigbo Report on Babangida

Nigerians in Europe to protest MP Baldry’s support of Ibori Friday in London

On Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida And Credible Leadership In Nigeria

A Tale Of Many Capacities

Cecilia Ibru, Gusau, Obasanjo, Farida Waziri In Plot To Remove CBN Governor Sanusi

Monday, April 26, 2010

Who will execute condemned governors?

Underwear Bomber, Umar Farouk Abdumuttalab: New Video of Training, Martyrdom Statements

Mass Unemployment- PHOTONEWS

How James Onafefe Ibori Began As An Outlaw in delta State

Re: Welcome to Lagos (Nigeria – The country where talents rise from dumps)

Imo businessman, Ike C. Ibe, writes IG of Police, alleges threat to life and property by Governor Ohakim and agents

HURIWA Condemns Killing of Journalist; wants police reforms urgently

EFCC Protects Lagos “Big Boy”, Sunday Akinyemi, From Extradition to US

Sunday, April 25, 2010

Re: Halliburton Scandal - Uduimo J. Itsueli - No 22 on Your list

Saturday, April 24, 2010

The “Wide Brimmed Hat” Is Almost In Vogue

The Joy and the Beauty of Old Age

An Open Letter To Ibori About Fighting A Presidential System

I Bee Beast Defends Himself

Friday, April 23, 2010

Da Grinny Lessons…

Who Is Afraid of James Ibori?

Chasing the Ghosts of the Corrupt Abacha Regime: Gilbert Chagoury, Clinton donor and diplomat With A Checkered Past

“Quit Playing Tricks with Anambra North Senatorial Seat”, Lagos AC Tells Senate Leadership

Alleged Threat To The Life Of Custom’s Boss Keyamo Reiterate Call To Investigate Mr. Dikko’s Forged Certificates

Governor ‘threatens to execute inmates’ to ease prison congestion

Ibori's London Trial: Bad Day For Former PA, Bimpe Pogoson

Detained Delta Airline "No-Fly List" Passenger Not A Nigerian Citizen

Thursday, April 22, 2010

Swear-in Alphonsus Uba Igbeke And Atop The Culture Of Impunity At The Senate

Yar'adua's new recovery hoax: Turai plans another surprise…in 10 days

Nigerian Ambassador to the UN, Joy Ogwu, to commence multi-million dollar lawsuit against SaharaReporters

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Nigerians Wait on Dr. Jonathan

Legal Trouble For US Oil Giant, Chevron, as Nigerian Villagers Get New Appeal Date in San Francisco

Is Babangida More Dangerous as a Distraction?

Why IBB’s Second Shot is Bad for Nigeria

Reflections on the General Elections in Sudan

King Sunny Adé Cancels Tour After Two Deaths-NYT Blogs

Kwarans lampoon Governor Bukola Saraki's Fraudulent Executive Bill

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Transcorp Hilton, Shell and Casualisation

Ibori, Peter Odili, and Justice Buba

The Pedophiles in our midst

Rise and Shine: Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars Take New York

Senator Ahmad Sanni Yerima's 13 -year Old Wife Cries: Your Excellency, it is paining me!

IG of Police Onovo Defies Jonathan’s Order To Arrest Ibori

IBB-The Monster of Minna

Stranded House Speaker, Bankole, faces impeachment

Halliburton Bribery: Retired sales executive Wojciech Chodan to be extradited to US for Nigerian bribery trial-The Guardian, UK

Ibori’s Armed Militants Use Firepower To Repel Police Attempt To Arrest Him

Sunday, April 18, 2010

"The Nigerian youth is useless, cannot lead, says former dictator Babangida"

Goodluck Jonathan: The Domestic and Global Implications of His US Visit

Good Luck to British Parliamentary Hopefuls, Chuka Umunna and Kemi Adegoke

IBB Versus The Nigerian Youth

Saturday, April 17, 2010

The Nuisance Of Perpetual Injunctions: What About Jailing The Judges?

Fela! On Broadway Does Justice To The "Black President"

Jonathan Goodluck As A Game Changer? His God Delusion

Federalism and Development in Nigeria

An era ends, a story begins…

Let's Stop IBB On June 23, 2010

Nigerian Witches: Where Are You?

IBB: The Dirty Rotten Scoundrel

Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, that was embarrassing!

Friday, April 16, 2010

An Overdue Quest For An Alien President

Before Justice Buba Grants Ibori Another Illegal Perpetual Injunction

The Psychology of Sycophancy

Thursday, April 15, 2010

The Day I met IBB

Why Nigerians Must Say No To America’s Meddling In Their Affairs

Manifestation of Unity in Nigeria

Peter Odili's benefactor, Justice Buba, grants Ibori freedom from arrest - from his car!

The Urgency Of Now

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Jonathan hints of shake-up of EFCC

IBB for President: A wolf in Sheep’s clothing

Dear Leaders of Nigeria


The issue is comprehensive electoral reform, not Maurice Iwu, says AP Jonathan

Where Are The Witches?

Nigeria’s New ‘Power Elite’ Are Here!

IBB: The Charismatic Psychopath Yearning To Return To Power

Atiku Babangida

"Governor" Shema of Katsina State: What Manner of a Godson?

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Mimiko’s Mimicry

William Lichey, Miami lawyer, writes to Jonathan over Farida's EFCC connivance with 419-er Emmanuel Nwude

Nigerian youths protest corruption, disappointed in Fashola's attitude

The EFCC Declares Ibori "Wanted"

How Halliburton Bribed Top 80 Nigerians: Report shows IBB, Abacha, Shonekan, Abubakar and scores of eminent Nigerians took Halliburton bribes

Lagos AC Hails Jonathan on Iwu, Charges on 2011 Election

Monday, April 12, 2010

The art of throwing money away

“Clique” using EFCC to blackmail rich states, Rivers Deputy Governor Ikuru says

Nigeria will inject fresh blood into INEC, Jonathan restates

It Can Be Done!

IBB - what we may not know

“We are determined to change the game,” Jonathan affirms at CFR meeting

Turai in Purdah

$12.4bn oil windfall: Babangida has a case to answer, says Falana

Sunday, April 11, 2010

Who Will Save Amputees of Sharia Law in Nigeria?

Jonathan Meets Obama at Blair House

SSS stops Aondoakaa from travelling abroad

Sending Mixed Signals from Washington

The Evil Candidate: General Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida

Why President Yar’Adua Should Resign or be Impeached Now

PHOTONEWS: Goodluck Jonathan arrivesWashington DC Via US Andrews Airforce Base, MD

PHOTONEWS: Goodluck Jonathan arrives US Andrews Airforce Base in Washinton DC

Why IBB Will Win In 2011

Extradite Ibori to the UK Now: Open Letter to AGF Adoke SAN

Letter To Obama On General Babangida And Nigerian Elections In 2011

Obama Could Tell Jonathan, Focus On The Institutional Psyche Of Nigeria

NANS Disowns Impostors (Disclaims Award to Farida Waziri)

Saturday, April 10, 2010

Stanley Macebuh

Deciphering Deception, Populism And Nigerian Citizens’ Complacency

Ibb And 2011 Presidency: How Much Rape Can Nigerians Take?

Dear Bishop Oyedepo

Friday, April 09, 2010

Maurice Iwu’s Associates Plan Protests Against Jonathan and Obama

Appointment of Minister of Health and the Rhetoric of Nigeria Medical Association (NMA)

Lesley University to Honor Achebe, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, late Senator Kennedy at Centennial Commencement

“We won’t—repeat, won’t—renew Iwu’s tenure,” Jonathan assures Obama

Activists assaulted and illegally detained by Nigerian police

Thursday, April 08, 2010

Spousal Abuse: Presidential Style

Medico-Legal And Sociology Of Yar adua’s Illness

An Open Letter to Goodluck Jonathan-NDII

HURIWA Task Federal Government On Anti-graft War

Reminiscences of Nkpoo Sibara

Yar'Adua in near vegetative state - Oyedepo Aide reveals- Liberty News, Abuja

Wednesday, April 07, 2010

Letter of Gratitude to Her Excellency Turai Yar’Adua

Ogbulafor’s Meeting With Sickly Yar’adua Cancelled as Oyedepo and Onaiyekan visit Jonathan

Ethnic Nationalities And A Nation In Crisis

UNIJOS student Matthew Adeiza wins International Essay Contest

The Imams Came! The Bishops Saw! The President “Grunt” And He Said “Amen”

SUN Newspapers Begins The Journey To The Golgotha

Nigerian civil society groups ask new AG to prosecute IBB over $12.4b oil windfall

On When Religious Leaders Too Have Become Pawns

Tuesday, April 06, 2010

How James Ibori recruited Christian leaders to visit Yar'adua

Charly Boy does not speak for us, says enoughisenough Nigeria

Barkindo, NNPC’s GMD, fired!

The Swearing–in of new ministers today -see names and portfolios

The Making of an Oracle: Yar'adua, the Reincarnation of Modern Tsumburbura

Monday, April 05, 2010

Goodluck Jonathan calls on Barack Obama

The Messy State of the Nigerian Judiciary

Onaiyekan, Oyedepo, and two other Christian leaders visits dumb Yar'adua

Iwu Must go says senior U.S. official, Johnnie Carson-Reuters

IBB again? no way! why not?

Southern Africa: Mbekism, Zumaism and Crossroad

Thank-you letter to the Acting president over Mallam Nuhu Ribadu, Pioneer Chairman of EFCC

To Goodluck Jonathan: thanks for dropping Osotimehin

Ohakim’s growind madness: My printing company was invaded by armed police men and vicious vigilante thugs

Former Gov. Rimi died of "shock" after robbery attack

James Ibori to receive perpetual injunction from the Federal High Court Asaba

Yar’adua and his guests

Sunday, April 04, 2010

Abuabakar Rimi is Dead

UN-OFFICIAL: List of Jonathan's ministers and Portfolios

Tolerance in Islam

Which is worse - kidnapping or looting?

Trial of Ibori associates: I own four properties in London, Christine Ibori says

As the National Judicial Council Upholds Odili’s Illegal Perpetual Injunction: Who Judges the Judges?

Beyond Turai’s Kitchen

Saturday, April 03, 2010

The ramblings of an insane Nigerian girl

Where is the Evidence that Nigerians have had Enough?

Yar’adua’s recovery hoax: How the four Imams were recruited, paid and used by Turai

Nigerians’ Love-Hate Relationship with Government

Governors and Oil Industry Cash Calls

Friday, April 02, 2010

On Yar'adua-What The Chief Imam Told Me…!

Split in Yar’adua family over Turai’s latest ploys

We Shall Vote With Stones- (To General Babangida)

Deconstructing this Mosaic Called Nigeria Part II: Power Elite and Power Abuse

The Days of Jonathan

Maga Will Still Pay

Thursday, April 01, 2010

Another Maurice Iwu's rented crowd at INEC office today

Nigeria drops charges against Nuhu Ribadu (AFP)

The Men in White coats to return to Kano

Keyamo slams withdrawal of charges against Nuhu Ribadu

The message, not Gaddafi-Afenifere Renewal Group

Baba Cass Kanti Bello, NASS, & the Culture Mediocrity

God Help Nigeria? Running a Country on Prayers, Club Rules, Bow and Go without any Accountability

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Pope Benedict (XVI) Resigns