Category: Politics

Uber CEO drops out of Trump’s business advisory council

In a shocking about face, Uber CEO Travis Kalanick has dropped out of President Trump’s business advisory council. Kalanick said he was not participating because...

Police ban Tuface from protesting in Lagos

The Lagos State Commissioner of Police (CP), Mr. Fatai Owoseni, has disclosed that popular hip-hop star, Innocent Idibia, also known as Tuface, would not be allowed to...

Iran confirms missile test, denies breach of nuclear deal

Iran confirmed on Wednesday that it had tested a ballistic missile, but denied that was a breach of its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers. The comments from Defence...

I can’t wait to return to Nigeria – James Ibori

Former Delta State Governor, James Ibori was on Tuesday morning given the go-ahead to return to Nigeria on his volition after serving his conviction. Ibori was given the...

Speak now if you are alive, NLC tells Buhari

The continuous silence from President Muhammadu Buhari is almost turning his death rumour into a reality. Because of this, the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, has...

FG warned Nigerian migrants to stay away from Libya or get killed

The Federal Government has warned Nigerians to stay clear of Libya following purported killings of black immigrants in the country. This is coming after videos and...

Donald Trump’s team in fresh war of words with US media

Key figures in Donald Trump’s administration have become embroiled in a fresh war of words with the media. On Saturday the president had condemned media reporting...

The Gambia ‘missing millions’ after Jammeh flies into exile

Media captionHundreds of people celebrated in Banjul as West African troops entered the presidential compound More than $11m (£8.8m) is missing from The Gambia’s...

Bill to mandate government agencies to patronize Nigerian products passes second reading

The House of Representatives has passed through second reading, a bill to mandate consumption of local products by government agencies. Lawmakers argue that the bill...

House of Reps demands release of funds to Judiciary

The House of Representatives has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately make funds available to the judiciary in line with the provisions of the 2016...