Simon Ateba

Opinion: Cameroon’s raging conflict – By Simon Ateba

At the Nigerian Institute of Journalism in Lagos, we were taught to write for newspapers and talk on radio and television. And when we were often asked to listen, it was...

Nigeria’s main opposition candidate Atiku should be in jail for corruption, president’s campaign says

Nigeria's main opposition leader, Atiku Abubakar, should be in jail for corruption instead of contesting the presidential election, the President Muhammadu Buhari campaign organization said in a statement to TODAY NEWS...

Rights group condemns killing of Anglophones in Cameroon

A human rights group, Center for Human Rights and Democracy in Africa, has condemned the killing of Anglophones in Cameroon and called on both sides to avoid hate speech and exercise...

SEE IT: Nigerian violently attacked by white racist in Trump’s America

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World Bank warns extreme poverty may linger beyond 2030

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U.S. Department of Defense shares rare clip of Battlefield training with 8 African nations

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SEE IT: Buhari sings “we wish you a merry Christmas and a happy new year” but misses third line

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress Adams Oshiomhole released a short clip on Tuesday singing "we wish you a merry Christmas...

Nigeria Senate President urges President Buhari to release detained opposition activist Deji Adeyanju

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Sophie Oluwole, renowned African philosopher, is dead

Professor Sophie Oluwole, a renowned African philosopher who was also Nigeria’s first female doctorate degree holder in philosophy, has died. She passed away at about 8 p.m. on Sunday at age...

Nigerian senator sent to jail for stealing $3 million continues to receive $39,000 allowances from senate every month

Nigerian activists announced on Sunday that they have sued the Senate President for continuing to pay monthly allowances to a senator sent to jail six months ago for grand corruption.

About Me

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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