Nigeria, Turkey To Collaborate In Fight Against Terrorism, Arms Smuggling

President Muhammadu Buhari has said the country will collaborate with Turkey in the fight against terrorism and arms smuggling into Nigeria. The decision was one...

PIDA Week: Improving Project Bankability Key to Bridging Africa’s Infrastructure Gap

Swakopmund, Namibia, 11 December 2017: Preparing a pipeline of bankable sustainable infrastructure projects is vital, participants of the Programme for Infrastructure Development in Africa...

NNPC’s 25 billion dollars scandal and the hypocrisy of Buhari’s anti-Corruption...

Read the PDP press statement below... The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) wishes to express our shock at the loud silence of President Muhammadu Buhari on...

Nigerian Army Begins Free Medical Outreach In Abia

The Nigerian Army has launched a free medical outreach in Ovim, Isuikwuato Local Government Area of Abia, as an integral part of the ongoing...

Somalia: Al-Shabaab retakes key town from African Union troops

Al-Shabaab fighters regained control of a key town in southern Somalia today, Garowe Online  reported. Just hours after African Union (AU) troops left Rasadaay, located 179 kilometres...

FG tells court-Nnamdi Kanu is in Abaribe’s custody.

The Federal Government has replied to Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe’s application seeking to withdraw as one of the sureties for the leader of the proscribed...

ANALYSIS: Liberia’s Elections – The Next Test for Democracy

Ravaged by a 14-year-old civil war and the Ebola epidemic, Liberia is presently reeling with election fever. The air is palpable with excitement as...

Kill NGO regulatory bill, it will serve no useful purpose

IT is no longer news that some concerned Nigerians want the contentious regulatory Bill on Non-governmental Organisation ‘killed’ by the National Assembly, but it...

‘Ladies with low heights, bowed legs, stretch marks and bleached skin...

The Ghana Immigration Service has listed strict criteria that will see several applicants dismissed from the recruitment process. The agency of the government of Ghana...

RTI COALITION URGES PERMANENT MISSIONS IN GENEVA TO MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS FOR...

PRESS STATEMENT:   RTI COALITION URGES PERMANENT MISSIONS IN GENEVA TO MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS FOR GHANA TO PASS THE RIGHT TO INFORMATION (RTI) LAW   The Right to Information...

African Ministers Reinforce Africa’s Position few hours Before Official Opening of...

African Trade Ministers have reinforced the position of the Geneva-based African Ambassadors and Experts a few hours before the opening of the 11th WTO Ministerial...

APC not involved in Anambra killing – Police

The Anambra State Police Command on Sunday debunked reports that three persons were killed in Onitsha last Friday during the commencement of the governorship...

138 Nigerians return from Libya

After failed attempts to cross over to Europe from Libya, about 138 Nigerians on Tuesday returned to the country. The returnees were flown back to...

Nigeria is using recovered looted funds to finance 2017 budget

Buhari who spoke at the 22nd Annual Conference of the Association of National Accountants of Nigeria in Abuja on Tuesday was represented by the...

Suspected Boko Haram members kill 10 in Cameroon village

Suspected Boko Haram militants killed at least 10 villagers in northern Cameroon on Sunday night in what army and local officials said was revenge...

Libyan mayors hold historic meeting

Press statement Friday, 8 December 2017 Geneva, Switzerland  Libyan mayors hold historic meeting to promote their country’s stability The Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue (HD) commends Libyan mayors for coming...

FLASH REPORT* ZIMBABWE (from AU Situation Room)

Zimbabwe's main opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) says it will oppose any attempt by the army to stage a coup, amid reports of...

Court Fixes Friday For Evans’ Arraignment On Fresh Charges

The Lagos High Court Sitting in the Igbosere area of Lagos Island has fixed 0ctober 27, 2017  for the arraignment of suspected kidnap kingpin,...

LIBYA SLAVE MARKET:APDA CALL ON FG TO CREATE COTTAGE INDUSTRIES FOR...

Advanced Peoples Democratic Alliance has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently declare a state of emergency on youth unemployment in the country. In...

Killings: Plateau youths to seek justice at ICJ

A socio-cultural organisation, Irigwe Youth Movement, has said it will contact the National Human Rights Commission and International Court of Justice in The Hague,...

BVN: Funds In 46 Million Bank Accounts May Be Forfeited

Forty-six million bank accounts have yet to be linked to Biometric Verification numbers and the funds in them will likely be temporarily forfeited to the...

BREAKING: Charlyboy group drags police to court over resume or resign...

Maverick entertainer, Charles Oputa, popularly called Charlyboy, has dragged the FCT Police Command before the Federal Capital Territory High Court in Maitama, Abuja over...

AFRICANS EXPRESS CONCERNS AHEAD OF WTO 11TH MINISTERIAL CONFERENCE IN BUENOS...

Africa Ambassadors and Experts in Geneva have outlined clear and unequivocal positions on issues ahead of the 11th World Trade Organisation (WTO) Ministerial conference scheduled...

Burundi becomes first country to withdraw from International Criminal Court

East African nation, Burundi is the first country to withdraw from the International Criminal Court. An ICC spokesman confirmed that the pullout takes effect Friday,...

Monkey Pox Spreads to Lagos, Rivers, Five Other States

  Senator Iroegbu in Abuja, Gboyega Akinsanmi and Martins Ifijeh in Lagos Following the outbreak of the monkey pox virus in Bayelsa State recently, other suspected...

1994 Genocide Against the Tutsi in Rwanda: France’s history of obstruction...

The Government of Rwanda today released a report by Washington, DC, law firm Cunningham Levy Muse LLP documenting the role and knowledge of French...

NUJ cancels proposed illegal award on Dino Melaye

The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) has declared as illegal, the proposed ‘Senator of the Year Award’ to Sen. Dino Melaye (Kogi-APC) by the...

Somalia sacks security chiefs as attack toll hits 27

The death toll from a deadly attack on a hotel in Mogadishu rose to 27 on Sunday, prompting the Somali government to sack its...

INEC says Anambra election will be one of the biggest ever

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says Anambra election will be one of the biggest it has ever conducted. Chairman of INEC, Prof Mahmood Yakubu,...

Former Borno State Governor Sheriff Trying To Impersonate APC’s Northeast Vice...

Isa Gusau, Maiduguri: Sacked National ‎Chairman of the PDP, Ali Modu Sheriff is responsible for misleading an online media house with fake information which declared...