The Northern chapter of Christian Association of
Nigeria (CAN) is claiming that “Jonathan has failed us Christians, he has
failed Nigerians”. The chapter further asked President Goodluck Jonathan to
resign over his comment on Boko Haram.
The president was quoted to have said he could not crush the Islamic sect
because “they are our siblings and you cannot set the army to wipe out your
CAN in a statement through its spokesman, Mr. Sunday Oibe, said the comment
credited to Jonathan was an indication that Nigeria was in a helpless
situation as he “does not seem to understand the aim of the sect to destabilise
The body in the statement further said “What he is telling
us now is that there is nothing he can do about it, but we know that the
Federal Government has the capacity to stop the madness being unleashed on
Nigerians. However, it is now obvious that the President will rather shield
criminals…Now on a daily basis soldiers, police and other security
personnel are being killed by Boko Haram members and the President has the
effrontery to tell us that these murderers are members of the family and he
cannot mobilise the army to deal with them…he should resign because by this
statement, it is very clear that he is not capable of handling the danger pose
by the Boko Haram insurgency.”
in search of individuals who are ready to showcase their talents in singing, dancing and acting.
dancers within the ages 15-60 to audition for its stage play titled "Get it Right", coming up in December in the Music Society of Nigeria (MUSON) Centre.
It was not a scene out of a movie for Nollywood actor, Fred Amata, as
his bed shook during Tuesday night’s magnitude 4.4 earthquake in Los
Angeles, United States.
Narrating his experience on Facebook, the popular Nollywood actor said he was
lying half-awake in bed in an undisclosed location in the U.S city when
he felt his bed shake.
In an instant, he was wide awake and saw how his bed continued to shake
firmly from side to side, as the earthquake subsided and a 2.7
aftershock followed briefly.
The late Whitney Houston’s birthday is today, i.e. the 9th of August.
The renowned singer died in February in her Beverly Hills hotel room in
her bathtub.Whitney had struggled with drug and substance abuse
for a while and this is said to have been the cause of her death. She
was born on August 9th 1963 in New Jersey.
Whitney will be remembered by many especially on her
birthday. Her death affected a lot of people including her daughter
Bobbie Christina Brown who collapsed when she learnt of her mother’s
death. Musicians and other personalities also remember Whitney on her
birthday saying that her death was a very big loss to the music