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Mar 02, 2019
The U. S. has congratulated Nigeria on its successful presidential election and President Muhammadu Buhari on his re-election.   U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo, in a statement, noted the…
Feb 27, 2019
The Presidential Candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) , Atiku Abubakar, has rejected the announced result of the election, saying he will be challenging it in court. Abubakar in…
Feb 27, 2019
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has been re-elected for a second four-year term, results from Saturday's general election show.   The 76-year-old defeated his main rival, former Vice President Atiku Abubakar,…
Feb 25, 2019
It has been said many times that the Marvel movie “Black Panther” is an important landmark. I’m not referring to its deserved critical and box office success worldwide, the many…
Feb 23, 2019
President Donald Trump said on Friday there was "a very good chance" the United States would strike a deal with China to end their trade war and that he was…
Feb 23, 2019
English Premier League club Chelsea have been banned by FIFA from signing new players in the next two transfer windows.   The ban was imposed as punishment for breaking rules…
Feb 22, 2019
A Lagos High Court sitting at Igbosere, Lagos, Southwest Nigeria has issued a bench warrant for the arrest of the former Super Eagles Captain, Austin Okocha, a. k. a. Jay…
Feb 20, 2019
A research report by the FSDH Merchant Bank has said the disparity between the growth rates of the Nigerian economy and its population shows that poverty is on the increase…
Feb 20, 2019
Egyptian authorities have executed nine men convicted over the 2015 killing of the country’s attorney-general, Hisham Barakat, the Egyptian newspaper, El Watan reported Wednesday.   The men were among a…
Feb 20, 2019
A military court on Wednesday convicted Fang Fenghui, former Chief of Staff of China’s Central Military Commission Joint Staff Department, on three counts of crime. The court sentenced him to…
Feb 20, 2019
Three Conservative MPs resigned from their party to join The Independent Group of eight Labour MPs who earlier this week formed a breakaway centrist faction in parliament. The three MPs…
Feb 20, 2019
Venezuela’s military said Tuesday it was on alert at its frontiers following threats by US President Donald Trump and suspended air and sea links with the island of Curacao ahead…
Feb 18, 2019
A branch of Nigeria’s ruling party, Rivers State All Progressives Congress (APC), has said that Nigerians should not think about having an election on Saturday except its candidates in Rivers…
Feb 19, 2019
Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Monday said a cyber attack on Australian lawmakers that breached the networks of major political parties was probably carried out by a foreign government.  …
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