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Ondo Deputy Governor Issues 21 days Ultimatum to Akeredolu to Handover Power to him
Ondo Deputy Governor Issues 21 days Ulti...

Ondo Deputy Governor Issues 21 days Ultimatum to Akeredolu to Handover Powe...

Deputy governor of Ondo State, Agboola Ajayi has charged the state Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu who is battling COVID-19, to temporarily handover governance of the state to him in acting capacity pending his recovery from the disease. Akeredolu had personally confirmed his positive coronavirus status... read more »

Lazarus Chakwera- The New Face of Democratic Struggle in Africa
Lazarus Chakwera- The New Face of Democr...

Lazarus Chakwera- The New Face of Democratic Struggle in Africa

Leadership in Africa has been unique with its abundance of long serving leaders most of whom could be adjudged to have lost passion for delivering dividends of democracy to citizens. Dr Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera by virtue of his swearing in as the sixth president of Malawi set an unprecedented... read more »

Malawi Re-run Election: Chakwera Sworn in as Sixth President After Historic Court-overturned Vote in Africa
Malawi Re-run Election: Chakwera Sworn i...

Malawi Re-run Election: Chakwera Sworn in as Sixth President After Historic...

Leadership changed hands in Malawi as the country swore in Lazarus Chakwera as the sixth President of the country for a five-year tenure on Sunday. Chakwera became the beneficiary of the first ever court overturned presidential vote in the African continent. He unseated former president Peter... read more »

Rape in Nigeria: Police, NHRC, NAPTIP Advocate Accelerated Hearing Of Rape Cases
Rape in Nigeria: Police, NHRC, NAPTIP Ad...

Rape in Nigeria: Police, NHRC, NAPTIP Advocate Accelerated Hearing Of Rape ...

A joint statement by the Police, National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) and National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) has called for accelerated hearing of rape cases in Nigeria. This comes on the back of several rape charges in the country. The call was made in a... read more »

Remembering the Apo6; 15 Years After by Charles Ogbu
Remembering the Apo6; 15 Years After by ...

Remembering the Apo6; 15 Years After by Charles Ogbu

Today makes it 15 years since 5 Igbo traders along with their female friend were brutally murdered by men of the Nigerian Police Force led by then Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Danjuma Ibrahim at a police checkpoint in Gimbiya street, area 11, Garriki, Abuja because the female victim turned... read more »

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Sanwo-Olu bids Justice Bulkachuwa Farewell, as Appeal Court President Retires

Sanwo-Olu Bids Justice Bulkachuwa Farewell, as Appeal Court President Retires

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has said his administration will not deviate from the tenet of constitutional democracy, promising that actions of the State Government under... read more »

Imo Assembly: Defectors Have Lost Their Seats - PDP

Imo Assembly: Defectors Have Lost Their Seats – PDP

The national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has received reports that some members of the Imo state House of Assembly elected on the platform of our great party, have... read more »

Opinion: Push for Political Islam is Insensitive and Needless, Portends a Grave Danger to Security and Stability

Opinion: Push for Political Islam is Insensitive and Needless, Portends a Grave Danger to ...

By Majeed Dahiru The rise to power of President Muhammadu in 2015 birthed a far right political culture that sparked off a wave of ethno-geographic and religious populism across the... read more »

Nigeria: DSS Invade Court while in Session to Rearrest Sowore Despite Court Order (Video)

Nigeria: DSS Invade Court while in Session to Rearrest Sowore Despite Court Order (Video)

Officers of the Department of State Services today stormed a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja in an attempt to rearrest Omoyele Sowore, convener of the Revolution Now Movement, and his... read more »

Opinion: The Bogus Case against Omoyele Sowore by Femi Aribisala

Opinion: The Bogus Case against Omoyele Sowore by Femi Aribisala

What we now have is a government overtaken by paranoia. Omoyele Sowore planned a nationwide demonstration against the government of President Muhammadu Buhari.  He captioned it... read more »