Category: Politics

FCTA to begin prosecution of those not using pedestrian crossing

The Federal Capital Territory Administration is to begin soon the prosecution of pedestrians, who are not using the pedestrian crossing. Omolola Olanipekun, the...

Lessons from the 2016 US presidential election

It certainly came as a surprise to many people. Though all national polls in the USA indicated that the race was tightening in the run-up to the elections, almost all...

Facebook,Twitter contend with roles in Trump’s victory

America just endured its first presidential election in which the majority of the electorate got its news from social media. And the outcome is already prompting...

Ondo guber: Oke cries out over APC’s plot to stop him

The candidate of the Alliance for Democracy, AD, Chief Olusola Oke, has cried out to President Muhammadu Buhari to save him from a cabal within his government who want...

Donald Trump elected president of United States

Donald Trump will become the 45th president of the United States after Hillary Clinton called him to concede. The billionaire is about to go on stage to give a victory...

Trump, Clinton fight to the finish in bitter US election

White House rivals Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump were still flailing for a knockout blow Monday as a presidential race that has cast a pall over US democracy neared...

EU’s grant to Nigeria may top €1.5bn by 2020

Come 2020, Nigeria would have received €1.46 billion from the European Union (EU) in form of grants for critical projects in some key sectors of the economy starting...

Soldiers kill two Boko Haram insurgents in Borno shootout

Troops of 8 the Task Force Division of the Nigerian Army on Thursday intercepted a group of suspected Boko Haram insurgents allegedly on a mission to loot logistics...

How Metuh disbursed N400m for media project – witness

The seventh prosecution witness in the ongoing trial of former National Publicity Secretary of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Olisa Metuh, has explained...

Wife, First Lady and Now Running Mate: Amassing Power in Nicaragua

She started out as a teenage mother working as a newspaper secretary, then spent decades of revolution, conflict, power and public scandal at the side of one of the...