Nigeria’s Army Chief Buratai Loses Dad

Mallam Yusuf Buratai, the father of the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Yusuf Buratai, has passed away in Maiduguri on Friday morning, the Nigeria army has said. According to the Director of Public Relation of Nigeri...

Boko Haram Kills 5 In Adamawa Town

Five people were feared killed on Friday, 19 January, 2018 by suspected Boko Haram insurgents. Reports claim it was an early morning attack in Kaya village of Madagali in Adamawa, where five people lost their lives while...

Benue Protesters Stone Governor Ortom

The governor of Benue state, Samuel Ortom, was reportedly stoned while trying to calm protesters at Wurukum in Makurdi on Wednesday, January 3, 2018. According to reports, the protesters, who were aggrieved as a result o...

Obiano Grants Pardon To 71 Convicts

The Anambra State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano has granted varying levels of pardon to no fewer than 71 convicted prisoners. This, according to Obiano’s Media Team, is aimed at marking the 2018 New Year celebratio...

George Weah Elected Liberian President

Former football star George Weah has been elected as Liberia’s president. With nearly all ballots from Tuesday’s run-off vote counted, Mr Weah is well ahead of opponent Joseph Boakai with more than 60% of the...

Ex-VP Atiku Dumps APC

Ex-vice president, Atiku Abubakar says he has dumped the All Progressives Congress (APC). In a statement personally signed by him on Friday, November 24, 2017, Atiku accused the APC of “instituting a regime of a draconia...