Category: Politics

How Nigerian Minister Endorsed Terrorist Group, Al-Qaeda, In Teachings

Reports have exposed how Nigeria’s Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Isa Aliyu Pantami, once declared that he was always a happy man towards the massacre of those he considered…

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Uganda Police Return Opposition Leader Home, Surround House

Ugandan police returned opposition leader Bobi Wine to his home and encircled the property hours after arresting him during a protest over human-rights abuses by security agents against his supporters.…

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Confronting Nigeria’s Domestic Terrorism Threat and the Federal Government’s Complicit Body Language

Following the announcement by Fulani Herdsmen to withdraw their service and demanding an outrageous sum of N475bn compensation, threatening acute shortage of beef, vegetables, tomatoes and onions, among other essential edibles…

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How Steve Bannon and a Chinese Billionaire Created a Right-Wing Coronavirus Media Sensation

Dr. Li-Meng Yan wanted to remain anonymous. It was mid-January, and Yan, a researcher in Hong Kong, had been hearing rumors about a dangerous new virus in mainland China that…

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Looted Kogi COVID-19 Palliatives: Many Lies of Yahaya Bello

Contrary to claims by Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State on a popular programme on Channels TV that his state was not among those, whose warehouses were looted by indigenes…

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Produce Maina within 21 days, judge tells Ndume

The Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday gave Senator Ali Ndume 21 days ultimatum to produce the former Chairman of the defunct Pension Reformed Task Team, Abdulrasheed Maina, who…

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Insecurity: Northern elders berates CSOs for defending service chiefs

Say groups being sponsored to sell 'a dummy to Nigerians' Say groups' claim that service chiefs' removal demoralise Armed Forces is ignorance on  From Adeniyi Ajayi, Abuja Northern elders under…

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Lawan: Timely budget passage has improved implementation of 2020 budget

Segun Olaniyi President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has said that the early consideration and passage of the 2020 budget which  returned the country’s budget cycle to January – December,…

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Senate confirms Chukwu as INEC REC

The Senate has confirmed the nomination of Dr. Chukwuemeka Chukwu as Resident Electoral Commissioner representing Abia State Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The confirmation of the nominee followed consideration of…

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Senate to investigate gas tanker explosions

The Senate has directed its Committees on Petroleum Downstream, Gas Resources to investigate the remote and immediate causes of gas tanker explosions in parts of the country, with a view…

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