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FG warns Atiku to quit seeking self-help, else he faces ‘dire consequences’

“As a self-avowed democrat, he should realise that the only lawful channel for challenging the result of an election is through the courts. Resorting to self-help, as he seems to be doing now, is...

BREAKING: Nigerian Government Bans Mining in Zamfara

Acting Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has announced the ban of mining activities in Zamfara, following the protest against killings in the state. The development comes 24 hours after some protesters marched to Aso Rock...

Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu’s strong allegation against DSS

The leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has alleged that operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) harvest human organs and sell it to India. Kani made this allegation...

Nigeria’s Chief Justice, Onnoghen Resigns

Nigeria’s chief justice, Walter Samuel Nkanu Onnoghen, who was charged with non-declaration of assets before the tightly contested elections, has resigned, his lawyer said on Friday. President Muhammadu Buhari suspended Walter Onnoghen just weeks before...

“We must ask ourselves, how did we as a region get to this point”-...

According to President Buhari, there are rising opportunities of prosperity for some people, while others struggle to survive triggers, tension and conflict. A statement by Mr Femi Adesina, the President’s Special Adviser on Media and...

Nigeria’s total debt now N24.38tn – DMO

Ms Patience Oniha, Director-General, Debt Management Office (DMO), says the total public debt of Nigeria as at Dec. 31, 2018 is N24.38 trillion. Oniha, who made the disclosure during a news conference on Thursday...

Switzerland to sue Nigeria over oil tanker seizure in 2018

Authorities in Bern are considering legal proceedings after failed diplomatic efforts to secure the release of a Swiss-flag-carrying oil tanker, blocked in the bay of Biafra for over a year. The San Padre Pio oil...
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The Politicization of Xenophobia: Cyril Ramaphosa versus Malema, South Africa 2019 Elections.

As the elections draw near, we sit by our TV screens, we sit with out phones in hand, we have our passports and tickets within reach. We also think, what if the airports are...

Shehu Sani, Reno Omokri react to the killing of Kolade Johnson by SARS

Shehu Sani, the Senator representing Kaduna Central, has joined Nigerians in condemnation of the killing of Kolade Johnson by men of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). Kolade, 36, was killed by a stray bullet while...

Officials treat injuries at Hussle’s memorial, suspect identified

On Monday night, a massive crowd gathered on the streets of south Los Angeles for a memorial to the rapper, which ended abruptly when multiple people were trampled and police -- armed with riot...