Simon Ateba

EXCLUSIVE: Inside Atiku’s first trip to the United States in 12 years

Atiku Abubakar tried to keep his first trip to the United States - after a 12 year hiatus - low key and private, but he failed miserably. A...

Atiku’s America visit gives Buhari headaches, Frank says

Atiku Abubakar's visit to the United States is giving President Muhammadu Buhari and his supporters serious headaches, the former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, Mr Timi Frank,...

World Bank’s IFC signs partnership to modernize Lagos, Nigeria’s business hub

The International Finance Corporation has signed a fresh partnership to modernize and develop Nigeria's most populous state. The partnership with Lagos state seeks to enhance the provision of...

Kenya hotel siege ends with 14 civilians dead, all attackers killed, but many questions remain

Kenya’s president, Uhuru Kenyatta, announced on Wednesday that the 19-hour terror attack on a Nairobi hotel and office complex had ended but many questions remained unanswered. The attack...

Nigeria on the brink as EFCC officials surround home of chief justice Onnoghen just weeks to presidential election

The home of the chief justice of Nigeria Walter Samuel Nkanu Onnoghen has been surrounded by officials from the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, just weeks to a tough presidential election...

Nigerian Inspector General of Police retires as government seeks to remove chief justice weeks to elections

The Inspector General of Police in Nigeria, Ibrahim Kpotun Idris, retired on Tuesday after a brief meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari, just weeks to a tough presidential election next month, even...

SERAP asks Buhari to withdraw charges against Chief Justice Onnoghen and follow due process

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project urged the Buhari administration on Monday to "immediately withdraw" false assets declaration charges against the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, and follow due process.

President Buhari urged to resign over “kangaroo” trial of chief justice of Nigeria just weeks to presidential election

President Muhammadu Buhari has been urged to immediately resign over the "kangaroo" trial of Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen. The Buhari administration on Friday filed false...

Nigeria is not a banana republic, House Speaker Yakubu Dogara spits fire

Speaker of the Nigerian House of Representatives, Honorable Yakubu Dogara, declared on Sunday that Nigeria was not a banana republic and the Buhari administration plans to arraign Chief Justice Walter Onnoghen...

We spent billions on workshops, honoring late soldiers, renovating military barracks and hospitals, Nigeria chief of army staff responds to freedom of information request

Nigeria's Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Yusuf Buratai, has responded to the joint Freedom of Information request on military spending between 2015 and 2017, particularly in the country's ravaged Northeast where a...

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Based in Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America, Simon leads a brilliant team of reporters, freelance journalists, analysts, researchers and contributors from around the world to run TODAY NEWS AFRICA as editor-in-chief. Simon Ateba's journalistic experience spans over 10 years and covers many beats, including business and investment, information technology, politics, diplomacy, human rights, science reporting and much more. Write him: [email protected]
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