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Why Five Northern Governors Are After Jonathan – Presidency

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The Presidency, yesterday, raised the alarm that five northern governors, who are currently moving round the country holding consultations with political stakeholders in Nigeria, have a hidden agenda to ease President Goodluck Jonathan out of the 2015 election “in order to enhance their selfish political interest”.

wammako-nyakoAccording to the Presidency, the so-called consultations by the governors, which had not been authorised by any organ of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, or the Presidency, was a selfish political move aimed solely at distracting President Jonathan from his people-oriented programmes and heat up the polity, so as to give the erroneous impression that the country was on fire. =

Wammako, Aliyu, Lamido, Kwankwaso and Nyako Wammako, Aliyu, Lamido, Kwankwaso and Nyako Special Adviser to the President on Political Matters, Alhaji Ahmed Gulak, made the accusation by the Presidency notwithstanding, the governors, yesterday took their grievances against President Jonathan and the Tukur-led PDP, to former Vice President and founding member of the party, Dr. Alex Ekwueme, in Abuja.

We have gathered that four out of the five governors – Sule Lamido, Murtala Nyako, Rabiu Kwankwaso and Aliyu Wamakko, met behind closed doors for several hours on Saturday with the former Vice President on what a source close to the governors described as a ‘further consultation’ with the founding fathers of the PDP.

“We met with the former VP and explained our grievances to him as a member of the G-34, which founded the PDP,” one of the governors said, without disclosing the details of their discussion. The meeting with Ekwueme brought to five the number of top profile Nigerian leaders that the aggrieved governors had so far visited and explained their grievances to.

The Presidency, which initially spat fire over the action of the governors for their audacity to confront the President on issues relating to the PDP and the 2015 election, has however soft-pedaled and begged them to give peace a chance. The Presidency which, though accused the five governors of having a hidden agenda against President Jonathan, also admonished them to desist from such antics in the interest of the nation.

The Political Adviser also pleaded with the quintuplet to sheathe their sword and allow peace to reign in the land. Gulak said, “I want to plead with the four or five governors from the north, who are trying to precipitate crisis to give peace a chance and spare the country avoidable trouble. “They should realise that without peace none of them would be governors.

They should subsume their interest. That is my plea to them”. Reflecting on the current crisis in the ruling party culminating in predictions about Nigeria’s disintegration in 2015, Gulak stated that the nation would wax stronger rather than break up.

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  1. hassan

    August 4, 2013 at 11:18 am

    Shut up gulak, ur mouth stinks! U r so much of a disgustin liar, with absence of character, unprincipled n useless with baseless points. U r a confused maggot, a pain in d ass, a rotten smelly piece of shit. Wawa kawai. U’l knw d difference btw fresh n overnyt taped milk soon cum 2015. Wev seen alot of fools like u in d past dat r now turned into near beggars. The 5 Governors are heroes with bold names written in our history, but as 4 u, dats how u’l liv 4 d rest of ur life, a boot licker cum a pimp with no identity. At a point I don’t blame u, I blame d poor selfish souls dat brot up n untrained child like u with no displine to dis world. Tsinenne kawai

  2. SOUTH SOUTH BUHARI FORUM 2015

    August 4, 2013 at 12:35 pm

    Hmmmmmmm,Ahmad Gulak,as u are accusing these governors,u shoud also remember that your food will soon finish,where were u wen these governors went against their will and people to support GEJ 2011 that most of them lost valuable properties n even relations and love ones.we are very much watching you to see how far you will go.GEJ will not win this 2015election and we will look for where ever you go.because of the milk you are sucking from GEJ breast,you keep opening you stinking mouth every time,every where and even in most time insulting our elders and past leaders.be warn and just b at alert wen GEJ loses the presidency come 2015.

  3. Austine

    August 4, 2013 at 3:06 pm

    I don’t blame the previous two commentators over their insults railed at mr gulak by asserting and defending his president-the father of this nation by virtue of his position as the no one citizen.Why won’t gulak assert his position nd right stand at the moment.
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    The five govs are just clowns who are trying to truncate d growing nascent democracy in this nation.As many waiting to see Gej to fail in fort coming election have proven they are failures themselves.
    As for d govs,SHAME TO THEM!

  4. umenaku akachukwu

    August 4, 2013 at 5:19 pm

    Jonathan is on his own, even his people have rejected him already what a shame! Must a man die for choosing his part?what has amaechi done to deserve those humiliation and disrespect. to the extent that even de first lady is having her own pound of flesh. PDP is divided as a result of this propaganda and I recall chief olusegun obasanjo showering praises to sule lamido stressing his regrets for not making him president, the hour has arrived and I can see the writing on de wall
    , jonathan’s regime is over, their days has been numbered come 2015 I see him with no chance to rule this country again.

    • Covenant

      August 4, 2013 at 7:15 pm

      Just look at the composition of the 4 governors- not a single Christian is among them. They should know that no Boko Harams would smell the highest seat come 2015. They think it’s because we have a Christian president and that’s why we are eluded of peace. Next elections would be Christian or Muslim affair and I know Christians are in the majority.

  5. DAVID

    August 5, 2013 at 10:15 am

    the Five foolish Governor,when you look @ there political antecedent you’ll agree with me that nothing good will come out of them. bunch of idiot.they surely fail.

  6. DAVID

    August 5, 2013 at 12:10 pm

    by fire by force, Goodluck must returned to power come 2015, anybody against that should go to hell.

    • egbjnr

      August 6, 2013 at 8:08 pm

      even if he has to wast more of ur years on earth in waste and failure ok ooooooo

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Social media spreads what you feed it – Ruggedman tells Lai Mohammed

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Social media spreads what you feed it – Ruggedman tells Lai Mohammed

Ruggedman, Nigerian Rapper has stated that social media spreads what it is fed with.

The rapper said this in response to calls for social media regulation by Nigeria’s Information minister, Lai Mohammed.

 

RuggedMan tackles Lai Mohammed

Information Nigeria recalls that Lai Mohammed had said there is a need to regulate social media before it destroys the country.

RuggedMan tackles Lai Mohammed

Reacting to Lai Mohammed’s call for social media regulation, the famous rapper asked the Nigerian government to feed social media with contents of their completed projects and earn accolades rather than advocate for its regulation.

According to the musician, only those who are afraid of their failures being exposed are afraid of social media.

He tweeted, “Who is us? Social media spreads what you feed it. Feed social media with positive works you have done and it will be spread it. You will in turn get respect and accolades. Only those who do not want their unproductive, failed selves exposed are afraid of social media. #DoYourWork.”

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Protest against police brutality: Protesters loot shopping mall in Philadelphia (Video)

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Protest against police brutality: Protesters loot shopping mall in Philadelphia (Video)

Protesters in have taken to the streets to break into and loot into businesses for a second night after officers in Philadelphia shot and killed a black man who was holding a knife in an encounter that city officials say raises questions.

The protests began after a Philadelphia Police officer fatally shot a Black man in West Philadelphia.

Protesters gathered in West Philadelphia around 7 p.m. Tuesday, October 27, and marched to the 18th District police headquarters.

Also, Tuesday night, the lawyer for the family of Walter Wallace Jr., who was shot dead by police, said the family had called for an ambulance, not police, to get him help with a mental health crisis.

The death of Walter in front of his family members sparked outrage, which in turn sparked demonstrations and then lootings as hoodlums took advantage.

Philadelphia police said that two officers were hurt during Tuesday night’s unrest, but they didn’t reveal the extent of their injuries.

Along with the protest, more looting occurred in the city Tuesday night and continued into Wednesday, despite Wallace Jr.’s family’s denunciation of such actions.

Many cars could be seen pulling up to the shopping centers as people ran in and out of stores with carts full of merchandise and even televisions. Police would move in and scatter the looters, but people would sometimes return once the officers left.

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Social media influencers, Omohtee and Aunty Risi fight on Twitter over surgery, school fees, sex, others

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Social media influencers, Omohtee and Aunty Risi fight on Twitter over surgery, school fees, sex, others

Social media influencers, Omohtee and Aunty Risi have thrown caution to the wind by exposing their dirty secrets on Twitter.

Omohtee had called out Aunty Risi for being able to afford plastic surgery but not school fees.

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In a series of tweets, Aunty Risi had called out the influencer for selling her body to in order to afford basic livelihood.

Omohtee, however, returned the favour by dragging Aunty Risi to filth and further accused her of trying to seduce her once.

See her reply below …

“I WORK HARD FOR MY MONEY RISI AND EVERYONE AROUND ME CAN TESTIFY TO THIS.

“You on the other hand doesnt even have a job, what do you do Risi? Apart from fucking local men around ajah for peanuts and also tax men on twitter and still claim classy! WHAT EXACTLY DO YOU DO?

“I’m a serial entrepreneur, I model, I influence for brands and still run an event brand. I can comfortably fend for myself and afford my lifestyle

“You say I do runs but please mention 1 person you know that has fucked me? Mention someone I’ve done runs with?

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I’m hardworking and heavy on savings hence why I can afford some of the things I get.

“I have a man and people that loves me around me that gifts me stuff and it’s not my fault if your life is nothing to write home about.

“Just because I don’t know how to type insults of keeping quiet when tou ahipid girls come for me slant mean I’m stupid.

“I am tired of the numerous subs and being called a runs girl bu stupid bitches that has never Worked for a penny in their life.

“@risi_aunty you are a bastard And it will not be well with you if you bring out someone I’ve done runs with. You have obviously been waiting for this date from your tweets and I’m also ready for you now.

“Are you jealous & still mad I didn’t allow you to touch my body any further when you tried to seduce me? @risi_aunty did I tell you why I even started avoiding you and stopped picking your calls? I’m straight as a pencil and I didn’t want you to violate me any further!”

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