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Tuesday, May 21, 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...

President Buhari must apologize to Nigerian Youths for saying they are all lazy –...

Nigerians will accept that apology if it comes with giving us a better quality of life in Nigeria with the power Buhari has as President, and Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces of...

Corruption can be good for the country, says Zimbabwean Finance Minister

Zimbabwean Deputy Finance Minister, Terrence Mukupe, surprised guests during a roundtable discussion in Harare when he said corruption could be positive for the country. Mukupe referenced an article which he read highlighting that the scourge...

Nigerians Misunderstand The Functions Of The Parliament, says Dogara

The Speaker of The House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, has said that many Nigerians do not understand the functions of the parliament in carrying out its constitutionally-assigned roles and responsibilities, while noting that...

I’ll Continue the Legacy of Obasanjo’s Presidency if I Win, says Atiku

During his visit to former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Thursday, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, said that he would continue with the legacies of his former boss’ presidency. Atiku...
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Steve Bannon out as Republicans struggle to work with Trump

That moment when your crazy is just too crazy. Donald Trump's chief strategist Steve Bannon out following a review of his position by White House Chief of Staff John Kelly. This is Bannon that we...

Is Buhari’s proposed anti-corruption tribunal constitutional?

The President needs to be properly advised by the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, and other lawyers who have experience. The government should work within the existing laws. The current...

Read Kayode Ogundamisi’s Analysis Of Saraki’s Involvement With The Offa Bank Robbery

Popular Social media commentator, Kayode Ogundamisi has dropped his two cents on the on-going trending news, that the Nigerian Police has invited Senate President Bukola Saraki to answer allegations indicting him from confessions of...

Mass killings, political calculations and the dearth of morality in Nigeria

There is a joke trending in the wake of the defections of lawmakers elected on the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC) to the People's Democratic Party (PDP). The joke is to the effect that...

46 Parties Adopt Atiku as Consensus Candidate

The Coalition of United Political Parties has said it had selected the Peoples Democratic Party ’s candidate, Atiku Abubakar, as its candidate in the 2019 presidential election. By this decision, the CUPP which consists of...