Ogun 2019: 26 Aggrieved APC House of Assembly aspirants demand Justice

Monday, November 5, 2018 11:49 pm Adams Oshiomhole, National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Adejoke Adeleye, Abeokuta Twenty-six aggrieved House of Assembly candidates picked by Governor of Ogun State, Senator Ibikunle Amosun to run under the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), have demanded for Justice from the National Chairman of the…
Cameroonian Separatists copy Nigeria’s. Boko Haram’s Chibok style to kidnap 78 students

Cameroonian Separatists copy Nigeria’s. Boko Haram’s Chibok style to kidnap 78 students

The kidnapping late Sunday took place near Bamenda, the capital of the troubled English-speaking region, according to Governor Deben Tchoffo. By Associated Press YAOUNDE, Cameroon — Armed separatists have kidnapped at least 78 students and their principal from a Presbyterian school in Nkwen village in Cameroon’s restive northwest region, a governor said Monday. The kidnapping…
Osinbajo, Ambode, Sanwo-Olu meet in Lagos

Osinbajo, Ambode, Sanwo-Olu meet in Lagos

Vice-President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo and Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State, on Monday, monitored the Tradermoni scheme in the state, targeted at assisting traders to boost their businesses. The All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in Lagos, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, also joined the duo as they visited the Ketu, Bariga and Oshodi markets. In an…
2019: I will tackle poverty if i become Nigeria’s president – Ezekwesili

2019: I will tackle poverty if i become Nigeria’s president – Ezekwesili

NewsPoliticsBy Fidelia AgwunchaNov 05, 2018, 19:50 pm 17 The Obiageli ‘Oby’ Ezekwesili 2019 presidential campaign says its plan to lift majority of Nigerians out of extreme poverty stands out as the most actionable strategy in the lead up to next year’s general elections in the country.This is coming on the heels of recent declaration by…
Iran Sanctions and Oil Prices: Who’ll Feel the Pain?

Iran Sanctions and Oil Prices: Who’ll Feel the Pain?

Markets have taken the Trump administration’s move in stride so far. But experts differ on whether a reduction in output could yet prove disruptive.ImageAn Iranian offshore oil platform. Exports have plummeted to around 1.3 million barrels a day, from 2.4 million last spring.CreditCreditAli Mohammedi/BloombergHOUSTON — The world’s oil producers and their customers entered a new…
Photos: Osinbajo, Ambode, Sanwo-Olu bring ‘Tradermoni’ to Lagos

Photos: Osinbajo, Ambode, Sanwo-Olu bring ‘Tradermoni’ to Lagos

The Federal Government on Monday launched the special enterprise and empowerment programme,TraderMoni in three additional markets in Lagos. The markets are Ketu, Bariga and Oshodi. The scheme is a collateral and interest-free loan for traders. Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo (2nd right); Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (2nd left); APC Governorship Candidate, Mr. Babajide…

Labour, FG fail to reach consensus on minimum wage

The tripartite committee set up by the federal government to come up with a new  minimum wage for workers settled for two figures to be submitted to the executive and national assembly on Monday night.Ama Pepple, chairman of the committee and former head of service of the federation, told reporters that after almost seven hours…

Ohanaeze: Ndigbo will soon decide on Muhammadu Buhari, Atiku Abubakar

Pool PhotoThe Igbo’s apex organization Ohanaeze Ndigbo on Monday said that the south east region has not decided whether to support Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC) or Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 general election. The National President of Ohaneze Youth Council, Mazi Okechukwu Isiguzo made this…
Court halts Kano Assembly from probing Ganduje over bribery allegation

Court halts Kano Assembly from probing Ganduje over bribery allegation

Abdullahi Ganduje A High court in Kano State has stopped Kano Assembly from probing an alleged $5 million bribery against the state’s governor Abdullahi Ganduje. The presiding judge, Justice A.T. Badamasi gave the order on Monday while ruling on an ex-parte application by one Muhammad Zubair, the National Coordinator of Lawyers for Sustainable Democratization of…
A New Beto O’Rourke Ad and Last-Minute Canvassing: Scenes From the Final Day Before the Midterms

A New Beto O’Rourke Ad and Last-Minute Canvassing: Scenes From the Final Day Before...

ImageRepresentative Beto O’Rourke, the Democrat seeking to unseat Senator Ted Cruz, campaigned at the House of Blues in Houston on Monday.CreditCreditTodd Heisler/The New York TimesAfter all the debates, rallies, ads and barbs, it’s almost here: Election Day is Tuesday. Voters across the United States will choose the winning candidates for 435 seats in the House…