Tag: Political

President Delegates Osinbajo to ECOWAS Extraordinary Summit on Political Situation in Burkina Faso, Mali and Guinea

Henry Solomon- February 3, 2022

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, departs Abuja this morning for Accra, Ghana to represent Nigeria at an Extraordinary Summit of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads ... Read More

Court fixes June 3 to hear substantive suit filed by 31 deregistered political parties

inno.korie- May 29, 2020

The Federal High Court, Abuja, has again adjourned until fixed June 3 to hear a suit filed by 31 political parties against the Independent National ... Read More

Police Arrest 950 Suspected Political Thugs in Kano

Henry Solomon- February 19, 2019

The Kano State Police Command said it had arrested no fewer than 950 political thugs,locally known as ‘Yan Dana, for allegedly attacking innocent residents in ... Read More

Okorocha Assures Buhari: No More Defections from APC

Henry Solomon- August 2, 2018

The Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) Governors’ Forum, Gov. Rochas Okorocha of Imo, has assured that no governor will defect from the party anymore. ... Read More

Giant Tech Firms Will be Forced To More on Extremism Says World Economic Forum

Henry Solomon- October 30, 2017

United States tech firms such as Facebook Inc. and Twitter Inc. should be more aggressive in tackling extremism and political misinformation if they want to ... Read More

NOA Sues For Credible, Peaceful Poll In Anambra

Abdul Jimoh- October 6, 2017

Why Nigerians must continue to live in peace–NOA The National Orientation Agency (NOA) has urged various stakeholders in the Nov. 18 governorship election in Anambra ... Read More

Governors and Political Leaders In Nigeria Congratulates President Buhari, Military on Sambisa Forest Takeover

AMT Tanimu- December 25, 2016

Garba Shehu, Abuja: Leaders across the political spectrum have been calling President Muhammadu Buhari, to congratulate him and the leadership of the armed forces following ... Read More

Nigeria Has Shown Political Will To Drive Sustainable Tourism – Minister

AMT Tanimu- November 11, 2016

Segun Adeyemi, Morocco: The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said the Federal Government has demonstrated that it has the political will to ... Read More

Nigeria Can End Insurgency Without Necessarily Fighting – Pakistani Envoy

Henry Solomon- April 26, 2016

Pakistan’s High Commissioner to Nigeria, Retired Lt.-Gen. Agha Farooq, has advised Nigeria to adopt non-kinetic warfare strategy in order to consolidate on the military’s gains ... Read More

African Leaders Must Work Harder To Ensure Social Justice To Curb Internal Conflicts – President Buhari

AMT Tanimu- April 25, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari said Monday in Abuja that to achieve greater peace and political stability in their countries, African leaders must work harder to ensure ... Read More

Use Dialogue To Resolve Political Crisis In Burundi – President Buhari

AMT Tanimu- April 6, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday urged the people and government of Burundi to explore dialogue in resolving the current political differences in the country. Receiving the ... Read More

‘Fuel Scarcity A Political Sabotage’ Says ASUU President

Henry Solomon- March 31, 2016

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) says the persistence fuel scarcity faced by Nigerians in all parts of the country, is part of the ... Read More

South Africa’s Rand Weakens Amidst Zuma’s Political Showdown

Henry Solomon- March 18, 2016

South Africa's rand weakened against the dollar on Friday as investors turned focus to a political scandal that has jolted President Jacob Zuma's government and ... Read More

Saraki Pays Tribute to Osinbajo at 59‎

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 8, 2016

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Tuesday lauded the unwavering commitment of the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, to the development of ... Read More

#IWD2016 Aisha Buhari Advocates Gender Equality As World Marks Women’s Day

Henry Solomon- March 8, 2016

Mrs Aisha Buhari, Wife of President Muhammadu Buhari Wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, Mrs Aisha Buhari, has urged stakeholders to strive toward bridging the gender ... Read More

Russia Pushes For Peace Talks to End Syrian Crisis

Henry Solomon- November 3, 2015

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov and President Bashar al-Assad of Syria (Photo Internet) As Russia pushes to broker a political solution to the crisis ... Read More

Putin: Syria’s Assad Ready to Work with Some Rebels

Henry Solomon- October 23, 2015

Russian President Vladimir Putin Russian President Vladimir Putin said Syrian President Bashar al-Assad had told him he was ready to talk to rebels if they ... Read More