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Monday, November 11, 2019

10 News stories you should know this Monday morning

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers:  No fewer than 41 persons including two children have died after a Russian passenger plane made an emergency landing on Sunday. The Aeroflot aircraft...

Nigerians React As President Buhari Donates $500,000 To Guinea Bissau For Elections

President Muhammadu Buhari in his capacity as the Chairman of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Authority of Heads of State and Government, earlier today approved the donation of $500,000 to the...

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...

Senate Confirms Appointment Of Ambassadorial Nominees

The Nigerian Senate on Thursday, April 11, confirmed the appointments of three ambassadorial nominees by President Muhammadu Buhari. Senator Monsurat Sunmonu presented the report of the committee on foreign affairs on the confirmation of...
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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...

“Forgive my shortcomings”, Emir of Kano begs Ganduje

The Emir of Kano allegedly took sides with former governor Rabiu Kwankwaso’s godson Abba Kabir Yusuf against Governor Abdullahi Ganduje, and is now as repentant as ever, openly begging Ganduje for forgiveness. This is coming...

How Ondo PDP chair loaded N500m in Hilux vehicles

The money laundering trial of the Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party in Ondo State, Clement Faboyede, began on Friday with the first prosecution witness narrating to the court how the politician allegedly took...

Rerun-polls: “Come out, vote leaders of your choice” says Buhari

Oya o, Nigerians! Come out and VOTE today!! Buhari announced on Friday night that there would be  supplementary elections today, and we know that as President, he has an outstanding chance at winning again. Plus,...

Osun set to be gbedu capital as Dancing Senator Adeleke declared winner of governorship...

Issa wawu! A tribunal has declared Dancing Senator Ademola Adeleke as the winner of the Osun State gubernatorial elections that happened a few months ago, overturning the previous "win" of APC candidate, Gboyega Oyetola. According...

PDP, Atiku: INEC’s server shows we beat Buhari with 1.6 million votes

Atiku is not letting this go, is he? Well, we certainly hope not.  After Atiku Abubakar's surprising but expected loss to Muhammadu Buhari during the 2019 Presidential Election, Atiku would not accept defeat, especially as he...