Nigeria Politics

#ENDSARS: CACOL DISSOCIATES ITS C-GATE MEMBERS FROM VIOLENT PROTESTS IN OSUN STATE

The Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership, CACOL, has dissociated the members of its Osun State Chapter of Good Governance, Accountability and Transparency Education (CGATE) from the recent violent protests that rocked the State.

Video clips show Prophet T.B. Joshua has been prophesying about #ENDSARS protests in Nigeria for years

A compilation of video clips has been released, showing that Nigerian pastor TB Joshua has been prophesying about the #ENDSARS protests for years.In the video, the Nigerian pastor is heard warning...

Hustlers have taken over #EndSARS movement – Perspectives by Fredrick Nwabufo

The vulture is a minaciously patient bird. It does not exert itself hunting. It waits to devour the kill of another. It circles the sky while the hunt is on waiting for the opportune time to...

#ENDSARS PROTESTS: SANWO-OLU, OYETOLA, LAGOS FIRST LADY URGE YOUTHS TO REMAIN CALM

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, his Osun State counterpart, Governor Gboyega Oyetola and First Lady of Lagos State, Dr. Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu on Wednesday urged Nigerian youths protesting against police brutality to remain calm and allow...

Nigeria Senate to investigate gas tanker explosions

The Nigerian Senate on Wednesday directed its Committees on Petroleum Downstream, Gas Resources to investigate the remote and immediate causes of gas tanker explosions in parts of the country, with a view to preventing a reoccurrence and report back in two weeks.

Restructuring Nigeria for a more perfect union – Perspectives by Professor Babs Onabanjo

The year 1914 is very important in world’s history. It was the year the First World War broke out when Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria was assassinated which tumbled the world into turmoil until when the...

Nigeria senate receives bill to address proper management of recovered funds by EFCC and ICPC

The Nigerian senate on Tuesday received an Executive bill that would amongst others, address the problem of lack of transparency and accountability associated with the management of recovered funds by anti-corruption agencies in the country.  

Nigeria Senate president congratulates Ondo Governor on re-election

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan congratulates the Governor of Ondo State, Rotimi Akeredolu, on his reelection to a second term at Saturday's election.Lawan also congratulates the All Progressives Congress (APC) on...

President Muhammadu Buhari congratulates Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo on re-election

President Muhammadu Buhari rejoices with Rotimi Akeredolu SAN, on his re-election as Governor of Ondo State for another four-year term.The President lauds the resounding victory of the Governor at the election held...

Activists urge Commonwealth to sanction Nigeria over attacks on #EndSARS protesters

Nigeria's Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) said on Sunday it has sent an Urgent Appeal to Rt Hon Patricia Scotland QC, Secretary-General of the Commonwealth, urging her to use her “leadership position to apply the Commonwealth Charter to...

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Eradicating extreme poverty by 2030 now highly unlikely amid COVID-19 – Report

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IMF’s Georgieva says second round of support coming to Africa but Oxfam argues debt cancelation the only way out of COVID-19 turmoil

The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Ms. Kristalina Georgieva said on Wednesday that the Washington DC-based institution is...

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