Nigerian govt speaks on using court to unseat Saraki as Senate President

Nigeria’s Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed, has labeled the opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) “reckless and desperate”, over their claims that the federal government and the All Progressives Congress (APC), intended to obtain an interim court order to declare the Senate President seat vacant. Following the defection of Bukola Saraki from APC to the PDP, […]

2019: Oshiomhole opens up on what he’ll do to Saraki, Tambuwal, Ortom, others

National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has revealed the strategy he will deploy to defeat the Senate President Bukola Saraki, Governor Samuel Ortom and Aminu Tambuwal and others in 2019. The former Edo State governor called on Nigerians to support President Muhammadu Buhari and the APC to remove thieves and […]

UN says North Korea fools Trump over nuclear, missile programme

Contrary to the belief of U.S. President Donald Trump, North Korea has pressed ahead with its nuclear and missile programs and continues to evade UN sanctions through increased illegal ship-to-ship transfers of oil products at sea. According to a 62-page U.N. report sent to the Security Council, the UN panel of experts also listed violations […]

Venus Williams ousted in San Jose quarters

Greece’s Maria Sakkari delivered one of the biggest upsets of her career at the WTA San Jose tournament on Friday, ousting former seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams in a straight sets shocker. The 23-year-old Sakkari saved two set points in the second set en route to a 6-4, 7-6 (7/2) victory over the former […]

Ebola :WHO raises alarm over resurgence in DRC

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has raised alarm that cases from the resurgent Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) are expected to rise in the coming days. WHO’s Deputy Director General of Emergency Preparedness and Response, Dr Peter Salama, said in Geneva that there had been around 20 deaths as a […]

France jails rappers Booba, Kaaris after brawl at airport

Two of France’s biggest rap stars, Booba and Kaaris have been ordered to spend a month in custody after a brawl between them and their entourages delayed flights and forced a partial shutdown of a Paris airport. The beef between the rap stars at Orly airport kicked off on Wednesday in a departure hall packed […]

Akpabio’s APC romance unsettles PDP

The romance between the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Senator Godswill Akpabio, the PDP Minority Leader in the Senate, has unsettled the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). Akpabio might defect to the APC any moment from now once the “terms” are wrapped up, The Nation has reported. The APC is upbeat about the prospect, which analysts […]