Cross River Governor, Ayade, Appoints Nine Special Assistants On Religious...

Ben Ayade, governor of Cross River, has appointed nine new special assistants on religious matters. Nigeria is largely divided along religious and ethnic lines. Ayade has so far appointed more than 1,000 aides in 2020. Christian Ita, Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, confirming the appointment on Saturday said, “Yes, the appointment of the men…

We're Tired Of Bondage, Want A Referendum —IPOB Tells Nigerian...

The Indigenous People of Biafra has said it wants a referendum to determine if its members still want to be a part of Nigeria while denying allegations that it attacked security operatives in the South-East and South-South regions. IPOB is leading a movement of people largely of Igbo descent seeking to split from Nigeria over…

Four Reasons Why Nigerian Americans Must Get Involved In The...

Dr Malcolm Fabiyi A Nigerian American protester at the March on Washington on August 28th Members of the Nigerian American community at the March on Washington on August 28th 2020. The Nigerian presence in America goes back to the earliest periods in American history. Recent genetic studies have confirmed that Nigerian heritage is extensive in…

PHOTONEWS: President Buhari In Abuse Of Office Scandal, Deployed Presidential...

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Nigerian Government Warns Civil Servants Not To Join Nationwide Strike…

Muhammadu Buhari The Nigerian Government has warned civil servants not to join the planned strike by labour unions across the country. Folasade Yemi-Esan, Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, gave the warning on Friday in Abuja. Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari. Yemi-Esan said government was engaging with the union officials over the planned industrial…

Togo’s Prime Minister, Komi Klassou, Resigns…

Komi Selom Klassou Komi Selom Klassou, Togo’s Prime Minister, has resigned his position in the West African nation’s government. Klassou has served as Prime Minister since 2015. Komi Selom Klassou He resigned late on Friday after serving in the government of President Faure Gnassingbe, who has ruled the country for 38 years. Gnassingbe congratulated Klassou…

UPDATE: 30 Confirmed Dead From Attack On Borno Governor's Convoy…

Borno State Governor, Babagana Umara Zulum (centre). No less than 30 people mostly security agents, who were in the convoy of Borno State governor, Babagana Zulum, have now died after an attack by Boko Haram terrorists. Two sources told AFP on Saturday that the number of fatalities from the attack on Friday had doubled as…

Imo CSOs Knock Lawmakers For Passing Ridiculous Criminal Justice Bill...

Frank Ugboma, Imo State lawmaker that proposed the controversial ISACJL 2020 bill Civil society organizations in Imo State have criticized the state’s House of Assembly for passing a controversial bill into law and failing to carry the people along in its lawmaking. Two civil society organizations told SaharaReporters that the lawmakers did not conduct public…

We Are Yet To Receive Notice Of Fayemi's Suspension —APC…

Kayode Fayemi The All Progressives Congress says it is yet to receive the notice of the suspension of Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti by a faction of the party in the state. Fayemi was suspended by the party for hosting PDP member, Mr Femi Fani-Kayode, in the Government House in Ado Ekiti in the run-up…

Watch Out: Wike Is Coming! By Uche Ugboajah…

Uche Ugboajah I first heard of the name Ezenwo Nyesom Wike sometime in 1999. Then, he was the dashing chairman of Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State. He had contested the local government election as the candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and had to reclaim his mandate through the court. A staunch…

The Vice Of A Vice President By Adeola Soetan…

Adeola Soetan Prof Osinbajo pretends not to be a lawyer anytime he’s in the Presidential Villa. But as soon as he is out of the power house to deliver speech at public forum, he immediately becomes an erudite human right SAN, lecturing the nation on rule of law, Administration of Criminal Justice, the need for…