Sunday, 01 August, 2021

Category: Politics


A son of Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi who vanished six years ago and was thought to have died has reappeared and announced his intention to re-enter politics. Saif al-Islam Gaddafi, who is still wanted by the International Criminal Court for Read more…


Dozens of employees working in the State House, where the offices of Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo are located, were gathered in a room and forced to take an Oath of Secrecy earlier this week because the president’s Read more…


A former senate president, Abubakar Bukola Saraki, was on Saturday invited and grilled by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), over some alleged financial crimes while he was governor of Kwara State. A source in the anti-graft commission, who Read more…


A chieftain of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Anambra State, Mr Onyeka Bathlomew, said the state chapter is not participating in the ongoing ward congresses across the 36 states of the federation. According to him, “Anambra chapter will not Read more…


As of Saturday, 30 years have passed since the US and the Soviet Union signed the 1991 Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (START I). Given the world has not yet descended into nuclear war, the weapons deal seems to have done Read more…


Israel has accused Iran of being behind an attack on an oil tanker in which two crew members – a British national and a Romanian citizen – were killed. The MV Mercer Street, operated by the London-based company Zodiac Maritime, Read more…


Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the forthcoming November 6 Anambra State gubernatorial election, Mr. Valentine Ozigbo, and chairman of the reinstated party executives in the state, Chief Ndubuisi Nwobu, have expressed joy with the Appeal Court decision Read more…


Lead Counsel to Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Ifeanyi Ejiofor, on Friday said a judicial process has been instituted against the Department of State Services (DSS) to allow access his client. Ejiofor on Thursday alleged Read more…


By Ifeoma Ejiofor The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has hailed the judgement of the Court of Appeal, which upheld its State Executive in Anambra State ahead of the November 6, 2021 elections in that state. The PDP’s statement was contained Read more…


Lead Counsel to Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Ifeanyi Ejiofor on Thursday alleged the Department of State Security Services (DSS) denied him access his client. This, he said, was in violation of a court order. Read more…


A Federal High Court in Abuja, on Thursday, issued a fresh order on the Director-General of the Department of the Security Service (DSS) to produce before it 12 detained aides of the alleged Yoruba secessionist leader, Sunday Igboho. The fresh Read more…


El-Zakzaky’s family thanked Nigerians for staying with them during their ordeal which lasted for two thousand and fifty-five days (2055), nearly 6 years. In a statement issued by the son of the Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, Mohammed El-Zakzaky, on behalf of Read more…