Category: Politics

NASS not responsible for economic recession – Reps

The House of Representatives has denied playing any roles that could have led to the current economic recession being faced in the country. But, is said it would be...

The Gambia: UK ‘very pleased’ about Commonwealth return

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, who is in The Gambia, has said he is “very pleased” the West African state is rejoining the Commonwealth. His visit, the...

Trump Commends Buhari On Fight Against Terrorism

The United States President, Donald Trump, on Monday, commended President Muhammadu Buhari on the fight against terrorism via telephone. The conversation was cordial and...

Reps to inaugurate tactical committee on recession Tuesday

The House of Representatives will on Tuesday inaugurate a tactical committee to arrest the country’s current economic recession. The committee would liaise with...

Somaliland agrees to UAE military base in Berbera

MPs in the self-declared republic of Somaliland have agreed to allow the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to set up a military base in the port of Berbera. Observers say the...

Trump breaks ice with China in letter to Xi

US President Donald Trump has sent a letter to Xi Jinping, his first direct approach to the Chinese leader. The president thanked Mr Xi for congratulating him on his...

Saraki: I spoke with Buhari, he is fine

The President of the Senate Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has confirmed that President Muhammadu Buhari is healthy and in high spirits. Saraki who, through his tweeter...

NLC, TUC hold anti-government’s rallies

Some workers coordinated by the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the trade union congress, took to the streets in Lagos and Abuja to protest what they described as the...

Alexei Navalny: Russian opposition leader found guilty

Russia’s main opposition leader, Alexei Navalny, has been found guilty of embezzlement and handed a five-year suspended sentence. It bars him from running for...

Somalia presidential vote at Mogadishu airport

Somalia’s MPs are electing the country’s president in a heavily guarded aircraft hangar in Mogadishu, as the rest of the country is not safe. Traffic has...