Opposition leader Tsvangirai wants Mugabe to resign

Zimbabwe opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai urged President Robert Mugabe to resign in the interest of the country after the military seized power. Mugabe is insisting he remains Zimbabwe’s only legitimate ruler and has balked at mediation by a Catholic priest to allow the 93-year-old former guerrilla a graceful exit after a military coup, sources said… Continue reading Opposition leader Tsvangirai wants Mugabe to resign

INEC warns against electoral malpractice

By saheed Omodara The Chairman Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, has warned the Anambra staff of the commission against involvement in electoral fraud. The chairman, gave the warning while addressing the staff of the commission on Monday at the INEC state headquarters ahead of November 18 governorship election. The INEC boss said… Continue reading INEC warns against electoral malpractice

Anambra Election: INEC chairman warns staff against electoral fraud

Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, the  Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Monday warned the Anambra staff of the commission against involvement in electoral fraud. Yakubu gave the warning when he addressed the staff of the commission at the INEC state headquarters Awka ahead of Nov.18 governorship election. The INEC boss said that anybody caught… Continue reading Anambra Election: INEC chairman warns staff against electoral fraud

FG to invest more in entertainment infrastructure — Lai Mohammed

The Federal Government says it will provide the needed facilities for the entertainment industry to thrive in the country. Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed said this in an interview with newsmen on the sideline of the 4th All African Music Awards (AFRIMA) 2017 in Lagos. He said that the administration of President… Continue reading FG to invest more in entertainment infrastructure — Lai Mohammed

Buhari frown over education situation, supports Kaduna reforms

President Buhari, who spoke at a special retreat of the Federal Executive Counicl (FEC) on Monday in Abuja, endorsed the primary education reforms being carried out by Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna state. “It is a very tragic situation we are in, and this our gathering is one of the most important ones in this… Continue reading Buhari frown over education situation, supports Kaduna reforms

Trump, Duterte’s ‘bromance’ prospers in Philippines

US President Donald Trump and Philippine leader Rodrigo Duterte may or may not have discussed the controversial issue of human rights during their first formal meeting on Monday, but they undoubtedly hit it off. Trump and Duterte’s representatives were at odds on whether the topics of human rights violations or extrajudicial killings were discussed during… Continue reading Trump, Duterte’s ‘bromance’ prospers in Philippines

Masari presents N211.4bn appropriation for 2018

Katsina State Governor, Aminu Masarion on Monday presented the 2018 appropriation bill of N211.4 billion at the State House of Assembly. Masari, who presented the estimates in Katsina, said the budget was tagged “Budget of Actualization’’. He said that the appropriation bill had a capital expenditure of N160 billion, representing 75.7 per cent of the… Continue reading Masari presents N211.4bn appropriation for 2018