Yale psychiatrist says Trump is getting worse: ‘I suspect he is unable to tolerate reality’

Post Views: 26 Two weeks ago, the New York Times published an anonymous op-ed by a senior Trump administration official who was deeply concerned about President Trump’s mental health and his authoritarian tendencies. (Don Foster, a retired scholar who specializes in textual analysis — and correctly identified Joe Klein as the author of “Primary Colors” — thinks he knows who that person is.) For the New York Times to publish such an op-ed, and for a White House official to warn the American people and the world about a dangerous president is unprecedented…

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Esan South-East LGA chairman visits IDP camp

Post Views: 19     By Matthew Aramunde Ubiaja The Chairman Esan South East LGA Mr. Victor Emuakhagbon, has paid a visit to the temporary camp in Ubiaja the headquarters of the LGA where displaced persons from the flooded areas of Ifeku Island are presently accommodated. The No 1 man who was accompanied by the Vice- Chairman Mr. Innocent Onowalen, top council officials and members of the legislative arm, assured the affected people of continued government assistance even as he felicitate with the people over the arrival of a baby…

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Have we ever met before?, Buhari asks new DG DSS

Post Views: 12  By Ismaila Chafe Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday in Abuja met, for the first time, with the newly appointed Director-General of the Department of State Services, Yusuf Magaji Bichi, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that, when Bichi was ushered into the president’s office by protocol officials, he was asked by the president if they had met before. The new DG, however, `confessed’ that he was seeing President Buhari face-to-face for the first time in his life. NAN reports that…

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Truck ‘kills’ police officer in Ifo, Ogun surburb

Post Views: 12 By Emmanuel Udom Report just reaching us has it that a police officer in mufti was “killed” by a truck at bank bus-stop in Ifo, Ogun State. According to the report, the incident occurred at about 4.35 am on Thursday, while the officer was allegedly standing at the bus-stop. But, while some sources at the bus-stop alleged that the officer, who is popularly known as Baba Akin, serving at Ifo police station, was allegedly trying to extort money from commercial motorists at the place, he was knocked…

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Group charges Ayade not to succumb to unwarranted threat

Post Views: 24 Ita Akpan Calabar One social group operating under the auspices of the Clans Club International has charged Gov. Ben Ayade of Cross River State to continue with his good works and not to succumb to any unwarranted threat by miscreants to eliminate some top Government functionaries in the state. A communique signed by the Club chapter President, Dr. Fred Obeten and made available to our news desk Tuesday  at the 32nd Anniversary of the group  in Calabar stated that it was wrong for any individual or group…

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CLO begins show-down with NNPC/PPMC over death of police officer

Post Views: 29     …Gives 42-day ultimatum for payment of N50m compensation  By Emmanuel Udom Civil liberties organization, CLO, yesterday gave a 42-day ultimatum to the management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, to pay N50million as compensation to the family of a police officer, who allegedly died from hydro-carbon poisoning, while on official duty at the corporation premises. Lagos state CLO chairman, Comrade Kenny Bakare at a press conference held in Lagos, identified the officer as Oniyinde Ebenezer, with F/NO: 362913, who until his untimely death was…

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Lagos: AMORC holds public lecture on overcoming the limitations of life

Post Views: 31 By Emmanuel Udom The Lagos Zone of the Rosicrucian Order, AMORC, a cultural, educational and philosophical organisation, will hold its annual Public Lecture on Saturday, 22 September 2018 at Isis Temple Hall  64, Adesiyan Street, Ilupeju, Lagos beginning from 9.00 a.m. The theme of the lecture is “Overcoming the Limitations of Life.” It will be delivered by Architect Ekanem Kofi-Ekanem, a seasoned esoteric teacher and Grand Councillor (GC) of the Order. The lecture is part of a sustained effort by the Lagos Zone of the Ancient and…

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Esan South East adoption saga is not true – Hon Festus Edughele

Post Views: 33 By Matthew Aramunde Ubiaja  Ahead of the primaries slated for the 2nd of Oct.2018, that will throw up a candidate that will represent Esan South East LGA in the Edo State House of Assembly, a serving member of the hallowed chamber Hon Festus Edughele has debunked the report that a certain candidate has been adopted by the party hierarchy. He made the remark at a reception organized by the Igelokoto 2019 volunteer group for him at his constituency office in Ubiaja over the weekend. Describing the purported…

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Team work, discipline, welfare are my core packages for DSS- Bichi

Post Views: 36       By Emmanuel Udom (with agency report) Abuja Yusuf Magaji Bichi, the new director-general of Department of State Services(DSS) reported for work today at the headquarters to take control of the secret agency. Peter Afunanya, spokesman of the agency said Bichi addressed the management and called for members’ support. “While calling for stronger ties among the staff, he pledged to work with them as a team. He stated that his vision is to build a well disciplined, professional and highly motivated DSS with particular reference…

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Unknown caller ‘threatens’ female herbal concoction seller in Lagos

Post Views: 36 By Emmanuel Udom An unknown caller, identified as Spider, has allegedly threatened to deal ruthlessly with a female herbal concoction seller. The seller, popularly call Mama Segun, whose shop is located at No 14, Unity Road, Oke –Odo, Abule-Egba, Lagos, told our correspondent in an exclusive chat that she received the call at about 3.55pm on Thursday. She lamented that the caller promised that having returned to the area, he is ready to deal with the woman, saying “we shall see”. Her words: “Since I began selling…

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