Protest in Edo Over Detained Lawmakers by EFCC

Agene AKHERE, Benin Lawmakers of the Edo State House of Assembly Thursday took to the streets in Benin City the Edo State capital in protest over the detention of three…

Don’t Use Chibok Girls as Pawns on Your Political Chess Board, APC Tells Jonathan

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has urged President Goodluck Jonathan to release the school girls who were abducted in Chibok over six months ago, if indeed he knows where they…

Protests mar APC Congress in Osun

Tunde Oyekola, Osogbo Ambitious politicians, who defected from other political parties to the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Osun State may have a hard time in securing a ticket to…

2015: Oshiomhole to Run for Presidency

Agene AKHERE, Benin Edo State Governor Adams Oshiomhole Wednesday indicated interest to contest the 2015 presidential election. The governor declared that he is better equipped to lead the nation with…

Mrs Jonathan Tasks Women on Leadership Role

By Adeola Oladele, Ibadan   Nigeria’s First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan has tasked women in the country to aspire for leadership position as 2015 general elections draw nearer. She also…

Jonathan Felicitates with Alaafin on 76th Birthday

President Goodluck Jonathan has expressed his appreciation of the continued support of the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III for the Federal Government’s efforts to accelerate the pace…

Why Nigeria is Able to Defeat Ebola, But Not Boko Haram

For Nigeria’s embattled government, October 20 is a date worth circling on the calendar: That day will mark 42 days since Nigeria’s last confirmed Ebola case, which, at twice the…

El-Rufai Picked to Speak at CIAPS Inaugural OBE Programme for Graduates

*Programme is aimed at getting graduates ready for professional jobs in three months Former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Mallam Nasir El-rufai has been selected as the most…

Ahmed Asks Military to Insulate Self from Political Manipulation

Kwara State Governor, Dr Abdulfatah Ahmed has charged the military to insulate itself from political manipulation and resist temptation to descend into the political arena as this could truncate the…

Zuckerberg, Facebook Co-founder, Donates $25m to Ebola Fight

Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg said Tuesday he and his wife were donating $25 million to help US efforts to contain the deadly Ebola epidemic. “The Ebola epidemic is at a…