The leading opposition party in Nigeria the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said it is heading to court to quash what it termed “illegal declaration” of last Saturday’s governorship election in Osun State, as inconclusive. The party in a statement on Monday by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, argued
NEW GUINEA: A police officer is now nursing his jaw after a bottle was thrown at him with his vehicle windscreen smashed following an attack yesterday in Western Highlands Province. Provincial Police Commander Chief Inspector Jacob Kamiak said the officer is stationed at the Dei Council Police Station and was
Efemena Okedi, third wife of late Raggae singer, has passed on. Efemena’s death, occurred in the early hours of Sunday, similar to her late husband Kimono. June 9, the dreadlocked reggae musician Kimono, whose real name is Chux Ohai, slumped suddenly at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos Nigeria, while
GHANA: Nigeria Female prostitutes has been arrested along with nine Ghanaians in a swoop at the Redco Flats neighbourhood at Madina in Accra on Thursday. The deportees were also said to have engaged in prostitution in Ghana, apart from lacking the requisite resident permits. The Ghanaians are to be handed
LIBERIA: Investigation revealed that the Liberian government was aggressive over the L$9 billion, which was allegedly declared missing, the government, through the Ministry of Justice, issued a press statement few hours after the news-report hit the news-stand on September 17, 2018. President of Liberia, George Manneh Weah has assured Liberians that no
TANZANIA: Not fewer than 136 people were confirmed dead and several others missing after a ferry capsized on Lake Victoria on Thursday. The ferry, taged, MV Nyerere, was preparing to dock at Ukerewe Island in Africa and world largest tropical lake, Lake Victoria, when it suddenly overturned at 2.05 pm
FRAUD: The panel is accusing Mr. Nwaoboshi of fraudulent acquisition of properties and embezzlement of contracts that sum up to about N3.48 billion among others. The Special Presidential Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property has secured a warrant for arrest against embattled Delta senator Peter Nwaoboshi for alleged
LANGUAGE: The desire to embrace the Swahili language is realized as African countries look into plans to reform and critically assess their education systems. There is also recognition that the continent needs a new strategy for mother-tongue based education from primary through to tertiary level education, and to cast aside dependence on foreign languages.