Hundreds of supporters of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) on Monday stormed the headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission, inec to protest against the state rerun governorship election ordered by the commission. The protesters carried placards with various inscriptions such...
South African anti-apartheid revolutionary, Political leader, former South Africa President and philanthropist Nelson Mandela honoured at the United Nations General Assembly, with a statue erected in the organisation's headquarter. The Organisation's spokesperson Antonio Guterres, commends the late icon, he wrote...
The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the Osun State governorship election, Senator Ademola Adeleke, has won his polling unit. Adeleke polled 154 votes to defeat Gboyega Oyetola of the All Progressives Congress and other candidates at the Abogunde/Sagba...
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of a campaign organization for his re-election in 2019 with Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi as Secretary/Director General. Hon. Amaechi was the Director General of the Buhari-Osinbajo Presidential Campaign Committee in 2014-2015 that won...
Vietnam's President Tran Dai Quang has died aged 61 after prolonged serious illness, according to state media. Quang died in a military hospital in Hanoi on Friday from a "serious illness despite efforts by domestic and international doctors and professors",...
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara,  has arrived national headquarters of the Peoples Democratic Party to submit his nomination and expression of interest forms. The forms are to enable him to contest the 2019 House of Representatives’ election...
Nigerian Pharmacist and Politician Olujimi Kolawole Agbaje better known as Jimi Agbaje on Wednesday ended speculations about his re-run bid, saying he was back in the race. Mr. Jimi Agbaje who was the 2015 Lagos State governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic...
Boko Haram has reportedly threatened to kill Leah Sharibu, the remaining Dapchi schoolgirl in Boko Haram captivity. According to The Cable, the insurgents claimed they had contacted the government over captives in its stronghold, but did not get any response. “We...
Ethnic violence in Ethiopia claimed the lives of 23 people during the weekend ,state media reported on  Monday, as protests against the killings gripped the capital Addis Ababa where an angry crowd gathered in the city center. The state-owned Ethiopia...
Former Ondo State Governor, Olusegun Mimiko has announced his decision to contest the 2019 presidency on the platform of the Labour Party (LP). The Former State governor will be contesting on the flagship of the Labour party, LP. Mimiko made the...
Speaker of the House of Representatives and former member of the All Progressive Congress, Yakubu Dogara has finally defected from the All Progress Congress to the Peoples Democratic Party. As reported, the speaker on Wednesday night picked the PDP nomination...
The longest serving President of  Zimbabwe, Robert Gabriel Mugabe is reportedly dead. Last night, it appeared that the Zimbabwean Godfather, Robert Gabriel Mugabe died after all frantic efforts to wake him up proved futile. An autopsy will fully confirm the cause...
Many people were left injured and three died when a gas leakage led to an explosion at a filling station in Lafia, Nasarawa State capital, on Monday, September 10, 2018. According to a report by The Nation, the explosion happened...
In a statement released by the family, Heston, who was married to the late Oscar-winning actor for 64 years, died on Monday from complications due to pneumonia. “She lived an amazing life. At 95 years old she knew a lot...
Theresa May, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, has landed in Nigeria, as she meets with President Mohammadu Buhari in the state house, Abuja. Discussions based on post-Brexit trade ties, economic agreements, insecurities, next general election are some of the...
A delegation of the Kabiru Tanimu Turaki Campaign Organization led by the Director of Publicity, Mr Sola Atere were at the PDP National Secretariat, Wadata Plaza to purchase the Expression of Interest and Presidential Nomination Form for Front line...
The Osun State chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress is beginning a three-day warning strike today, Wednesday, August 29, to press home their demands for the payment of the arrears of modulated salaries of workers as well as pensions...
President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, August 28, received the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi Ojaja II, and HEH Sherif Ahmad Bin Zuhir Al-Natour, an investor in Green Projects and chairman of GDTC Investment at the State House, Abuja. The...
The only remaining PDP senator from Rivers state, Osinakacukwu Ideozu has reportedly dumped the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP for the All Progressives Congress, APC. The first class graduate of Estate Management from Rivers State University of Science and Technology Nkpolu-Orowukwo Port...
After four days of closure of the Third Mainland Bridge, the Lagos State Government on Sunday said that the Third Mainland Bridge which was temporarily closed for Investigative Maintenance Test had been reopened. The government said the bridge was reopened...