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Prince Charles cancels Jos trip amidst security concerns

The Prince of Wales’ proposed visit to Jos, Plateau State was cancelled following a security warning. Prince Charles and the…

85-year-old Biya sworn in for seventh term as Cameroon President

85-year-old President Paul Biya was sworn in on Tuesday in Cameroon for a seventh term after disputed elections which have…

INEC removes over 300,000 irregular voters from Electoral Register

The Independent National Electoral Commission has revealed it has cleared the voter register off over 300,000 irregular registrations. The INEC…
Watch President Buhari's 2018 Democracy Day Speech

President Buhari agrees to labour N30,000 minimum wage demand

President Muhammadu Buhari has endorsed N30,000 demands of the organised labour as the new national minimum wage. He spoke after…

Clean-up of Ogoni commences this month – minister

Relief will soon come the way of the people Ogoni whose land has been devastated by oil spill over the…

Minimum wage: Labour suspends planned nationwide strike

The organised labour has suspended the planned nationwide industrial action initially scheduled to commence today over the inability of the…

Young people are Nigeria’s most prized resources, not oil – US ambassador

US ambassador to Nigeria, William Symington, said over the weekend that the youth are Nigeria’s most valuable resource, not crude…

ASUU begins indefinite strike, accuses FG of neglecting public institutions

The Academic Staff Union of Universities has announced a nationwide indefinite industrial action. ASUU accused the Federal Government of not…

President Buhari finally has WAEC certificate

President Muhammadu Buhari has finally received an attestation and confirmation of result from the West Africa Examination Council (WAEC). President…

Akon considering contesting American presidency against Trump in 2020

African-American singer, Akon has revealed that he is seriously considering running for President against Donald Trump in 2020. The singer,…

Chimamanda Adichie Receives Humanitarian Award at the 2018 Action Against Hunger Gala

When it comes to accolades, we are certain Chimamanda Adichie has a cupboard full of that and another in the works to…

88 million Nigerians now live in extreme poverty

More than one million Nigerians slipped into extreme poverty in just four months. TheCable reports that the number of Nigerians living in…

Remains of Missing General found in well

The remains of Major-General Idris Alkali have been discovered in an abandoned well in a mining village, Guchwet in Shen…
Watch President Buhari's 2018 Democracy Day Speech

Nigeria gifts vehicles, $.5m to Guinea Bissau for election

The Federal Government of Nigeria has approved a grant of US$500,000, electoral kits and number of vehicles to support the…

South Sudan rebel leader to return to country after peace deal is sealed

South Sudan rebel leader Riek Machar has agreed to return to the capital Juba on Wednesday (today) to celebrate a…