South Africa's ruling African National Congress (ANC) has formally asked President Jacob Zuma to resign "for the sake of the country".
But despite the ANC's top leadership deciding to "recall" him "urgently", the scandal-hit Mr Zuma was still in power on Tu [...]
As momentum for 2019 general election gathers steam, politicians and elders of northern extraction converged on Abuja on Saturday, under the aegis of Northern Elders and Stakeholders Conversation, to mull on strategies and preferred presidential candidates.
At the meeting co-convened by a forme [...]
Afegbua: A tale of a Buhari ‘supporter’
Indeed, life is full of twists and turns, bends and curves. Only a few weeks ago, Kassim Afegbua was a toast of the All Progressives Congress, APC.
Afegbua, a former commissioner in Edo state under the Comrade Governor Adams Oshiomhole, [...]
Many distraught Nigerians lightened with optimism when the All Progressives Congress, APC, appeared to set the nation on history’s path, endorsing the much-clamored restructuring through a report that aligned with public yearning.
After failed attempts to develop since the amalgamation of [...]
The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has commended Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike and his Ekiti State counterpart, Ayo Fayose, for visiting Benue state and extending assistance to victims of the recent violent attacks and other internally displaced persons in the state.
The party leadership, w [...]
The senator representing Rivers South-East Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Senator Magnus Ngei Abe, has congratulated Second Republic Senator, Senator (Dr.) Gbene Cyrus Nunieh on his 88th birthday.
Abe, in a statement issued in Port Harcourt by his spokesperson, Parry Saroh Benson [...]
The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has hailed a Nigerian, Michael Jonathan Asemota a.k.a Teddy for his sincerity and honesty in returning QR1,502,000 ($441,127.99) about N150 million wrongfully posted into his account in Qatar.< [...]
A study by the United Kingdom based medical journal, Lancet, has revealed that caesarean section accounts for 33% of surgery in Africa, while more than twice as likely to die following an operation than the global average.
But they say the most worrying revelation was just how few Africans have [...]
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