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Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the People's Democratic Party, PDP in the 2019 elections

Following submissions made by the legal team of President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress, APC, at the Presidential Election Tribunal that the...
Pope Francis kneels to kiss the feet of South Sudan's President Salva Kiir Mayardit, centre, and South Sudan opposition leader Riek Machar, right, in the Vatican.

Some few days ago, Pope Francis captivated the world once again with a rare symbolic gesture that knows no bound. It happened at the...
Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, the main challenger in the 2019 presidential elections (left) and Muhammadu Buhari, the incumbent president (right)

On January 24, 1980, in the heydays of the administration of the defunct National Party of Nigeria, NPN, Nigerian immigration officers, acting on an...
Zamfara A boy works at an illegal gold mine in northern Nigeria. Lead from these mines has sickened thousands of children in the region. | North Country Public Radio

With orders given to stop all mining activities in Zamfara, I am afraid the next eruption is going to be in the southern forest...
Kadaria Ahmed

Dear Ms. Kadaria Ahmed, I just watched a video clip of your #March4Zamfara. First, I must commend you for calling attention to the deteriorating security...
Protesters stage a demonstration against the killings and human rights abuses by the police squad SARS in Nigeria.

Security agents, especially the Police are primary meant to secure citizens and ensured their safety. But for Kolade Johnson, he was cut down in...
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja, Nigeria

What we just witnessed in Walter Onnoghen’s case with President Buhari on one hand and the National Judicial Council (NJC) on the other hand...
Abike Dabiri-Erewa

Abike Dabiri has no honour, no substance and no integrity. I am not surprised about the latest in her series of inhumane treatment of the...
Muhammadu Buhari, Rotimi Amaechi, 2019

All over the world, progressive nations are adopting unique and diverse Private Public Partnerships, PPP,  frameworks to finance, manage  and operate their rail networks...
Nigerians South Africa Xenophobia xenophobic The Trent

I weep for South Africa; I weep for Africa. I have not been at peace with my soul since I heard the fresh bout...


Ogun State Governor Ibikunle Amosun

Suspected hoodlums have invaded the All Progressive Congress, APC, office in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital carting away important documents. The attackers struck in the...