Sunday, May 16, 2021


Chad’s army dissolved government and parliament after announcing the death of longtime president Idriss Deby Itno on Tuesday, but vowed “free and democratic” elections following an 18-month transition period. The army had earlier announced that one of Deby’s sons would...
  By GOKE ABODUNRIN His Antecedents Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu has been a dogged politician, who is firm and resolute about he wants and believes in. In 1998 he was among the die hard political class in the group ‘Afenifere’, insisting that...
Prince Philip’s coffin has been interred in the royal vault of St George’s Chapel. It was placed on a catafalque on a marble slab and lowered into the vault by an electric motor. The vault was created between 1804 and 1810...
Paris Saint-Germain forward, Neymar, on Saturday clashed with Lille’s Tiago Djalo, in the tunnel at the Parc des Princes following his side’s Ligue 1 1-0 home defeat against Christophe Galtier’s side. Lille defeated PSG thanks to Jonathan David’s first-half goal...
Ahmad Gumi, prominent Islamic cleric, is currently in a meeting with ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo in Abeokuta, Ogun state capital. Kehinde Akinyemi, Obasanjo’s spokesman, confirmed the meeting to TheCable. “I am not there and the meeting is still going on,” Akinyemi said...
South-West State chairmen of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have dared Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State to dump the party. The Editor Nigeria recalls that the PDP had fixed April 10 for the South-West congress of the party to...
UK Government Has Added Four More Countries To Ban List.   TheEditorNGR reports that the United Kingdom government has added four new countries to the list of those banned from entering the UK due to the coronavirus prevalence.   This development was announced...
President Joe Biden will on Wednesday propose a $2 trillion infrastructure plan aimed at modernizing the United States’ crumbling transport network, creating millions of jobs and enabling the country to “out-compete” China. The first phase of Biden’s “Build Back Better”...
  The youth wing of the apex Igbo socio-cultural body, the Ohanaeze Ndigbo has carpeted the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media, Garba Shehu, over his comments that President Muhammadu Buhari is very passionate about Nigeria’s unity. Ohanaeze Youth...
ONE year after the founder and Senior Pastor of the Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN) Prophet T.B. Joshua, closed down the church in order to meet the government’s directive on COVID-19 pandemic, hospitality and ancillary services that depend...