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Faceless and identified persons trying to tarnish my image – Ex President

Former Nigerian President, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, has raised an alarm that certain faceless and identified persons have sworn to malign his name. Jonathan, who disclosed this through his facebook account, said that truth will surely prevail. Recall that Vice President Yemi Osinbajo had disclosed last week that ex-President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration

Buhari mocks Jonathan over Chibok, vows to rescue Dapchi girls

•Visits Dapchi, meets parents, teachers of missing schoolgirls Jude Johnson The Nigeria  President Muhammadu Buhari has taken another dig at his predecessor, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan over his inability to rescue Chibok girls, vowing not to repeat same mistake with the missing Dapchi girls. Buhari on Wednesday in Damaturu, Yobe State capital explained the

Op-ed: Is President Buhari aware of this?

By Abba Mahmood  There is virtually no part of Nigeria that is peaceful. There is virtually no household that is happy. There is virtually no individual that is not living in fear in Nigeria today. School fees and hospital bills are becoming difficult for most people. Even one square meal is becoming

Op-ed: Still on Murderous Fulani Kidnappers

By Yushau A. Shuaib “Terrorists Now Disguise as Fulani Herdsmen” – President Goodluck Jonathan June 2014 The above quote was the news headline after a speech by former President Goodluck Jonathan at an international conference on Fulani Herdsmen in Kaduna in June 2014 before they now become major kidnap kingpins. I must admit

Two Years of Unlawful Detention: A Memo to Sambo Dasuki

By Yushau A. Shuaib   Dear Sambo Dasuki,   It’s exactly two years ago, in the morning of December 1, 2015, when we chatted on the phone over the security operatives that had invaded your Asokoro residence and later whisked you away as the immediate past National Security Adviser (NSA). I was then in

You lie, Jonathan replies Farida Waziri

A former Nigerian President, Goodluck Jonathan, has responded to the allegation made against him by the former chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Farida Waziri, that he encouraged corruption to thrive when he was leading the country. The Punch newspaper, on Sunday, reported that Mrs. Waziri claimed that the

Jonathan blames social media, says I’m not at war with Dickson 

•It's the handiwork of political jobbers, says Bayelsa governor  Babatunde Opalana  Former President Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday doused speculations about a political rift between him and Governor Henry Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State. The former President who disassociated himself rom the insinuations made in the media said that he was too close to Dickson to

Op-ed: And Diezani dazzles…

By Sufuyan Ojeifo   Editor’ note: The views and opinions expressed here are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the official policy of Global Sentinel Since I read the exposé by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on the looted public funds that have so far been traced to

Policeman docked for burgling ex President Jonathan’s house

•Gets N7m bail   Nneoma Ndibe    A 23-year old dismissed policeman, Sergeant Musa Musa was on Tuesday  arraigned before Magistrate Marbel Segun-Bello of Magistrate Court Wuse 2 Abuja, for allegedly burgling the Abuja home of former President Goodluck Jonathan, located at No. 89, Fourth Avenue in the Gwarimpa district of Abuja.   Though, the Nigeria

Jonathan’s Son-in-law Shot in Calabar

 Police: Investigation ongoing Former President Goodluck Jonathan’s son-in-law, Prince Goodwill Edward, was shot by unknown gunmen weekend in his State Housing Estate residence in Calabar. It was gathered that Edward, who is the Special Adviser on Youths Affairs to the Cross River State Governor, Prof. Ben Ayade was shot above the