Tribunal dismisses election petitions against Gov. Obiano

Anambra to spend N70 million on debt servicing monthly By Chimezie Anaso The Anambra Governorship Election Tribunal has dismissed two of the three petitions against the victory of Gov. Willie Obiano in the Nov. 18, 2017 election in the state. The Tribunal affirmed Obiano’s victory in two separate unanimous judgments delivered by its chairman, Justice […]

Taliban in surprise ceasefire with Afghan forces

Taliban fighters: agree to halt attacks against Afghan forces for three days The Taliban announced its first ceasefire in Afghanistan since the 2001 US invasion on Saturday, with a three-day halt in hostilities against the country’s security forces that was greeted with relief by war-weary Afghans. But the group warned the suspension of fighting for […]

Polls in 2 Kaduna LGs aborted

The electronic voting machines used in the Kaduna LG election on 12 May. Rescheduled polls did not hold in 2 LGs By Shuaib Sadiq The Chairman of Kaduna State Independent Electoral Commission, Dr Saratu Dikko on Friday said  election did not hold on Wednesday in Chikun and Kaura local government areas of the state. The […]

Obasanjo’s Letter: Lai Mohammed disobeyed me by replying – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari says Information Minister Lai Mohammed disobeyed his instruction not to reply Obasanjo By Ismaila Chafe President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, disobeyed him by replying the letter by former President Olusegun Obasanjo against the administration. This is even as he said that he […]

Kotun ICC ta wanke Jean-Pierre Bemba

Hakkin mallakar hotoAFP Image captionA shekara ta 2016 kotu ta yanke hukunci shekara 18 akan Jean-Pierre Bemba Sashin daukaka kara a kotun hukunta manyan laifufuka ICC da ke Hague, ya wanke Jean-Pierre Bemba daga hukuncin laifukan yaki da cin zarafin bil’adama. Mista Bemba tsohon mataimakin shugaban kasar Jamhuriyar Dimokuradiyar Congo ne kuma tsohon madugun ‘yan […]

Taron G7: An ware Trump kan ciniki da Rasha

Hakkin mallakar hotoEPAImage captionShugabannin sun rika murmushi, amma na ciki na ciki Bambance-bambance kan Rasha da cinikayya sun fito fili tsakanin Shugaba Trump da sauran shugabannin kungiyar G7 a Kyanada. Shugaban na Amurka ya ba sauran shugabannin mamaki a lokacin da yayi kira da a kyale Rasha ta dawo cikin kungiyar, bayan da aka kore […]

Kalaman Obasanjo: Marar gaskiya ko a ruwa gumi yake – Lai Mohammed

Hakkin mallakar hotoGETTY IMAGESImage captionObasanjo ya marawa Buhari baya a zaben 2015 Gwamnatin Buhari ta ce aikin gyaran barnar da PDP ta yi ne ta sa a gaba, ba zargin da ba shi da tushe ba. A cikin sanarwar da ya fitar domin mayar da martani bayan Obasanjo ya zargi gwamnatin Buhari da kokarin kame […]

Falasdinawa na zanga-zanga domin zagayowar ranar Kudus

Hakkin mallakar hotoEPAImage captionFaasdinawa ke gudanar da zanga-zanga a kan iyakar Gaza da Isra’ila Dubban ‘yan Falasdinu sun taru a kusa da iyakar Gaza da Isra’ila domin tunawa da Ranar Birnin Kudus. Ma’aikatan jinya sun ce an jima akalla mutum 100 rauni – kuma da yawansu na cikin wani mawuyacin hali. Kungiyar Hamas wadda ita […]

APC crisis: Osinbajo, Ajimobi keep mum after closed-door meeting in Ibadan

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo state on Friday declined comments after a meeting held behind closed doors at the Oyo State Governor’s Office, Agodi secretariat, Ibadan. DAILY POST reports that Osinbajo, who arrived the governor’s office at about 3.30pm in company of the state Commissioner of Police, Mr Abiodun Odude […]

Illegal bunkering: N’Delta youths pass no confidence vote on JTF Commander

A group under the auspices of Niger Delta Ethnic Nationalities Youth Leaders have passed a “vote of no confidence” on the embattled Commander of the Military Joint Task Force, JTF, code named “Operation Delta Safe”, Rear Admiral Suleiman Apochi. They took this stand during a quarterly meeting held in Warri, Delta State, In a communique […]