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VIDEO: Senate mace snatched at plenary

https://youtu.be/0mVxIddzaq0?t=69 The mace which is the symbol of authority of the Senate in Nigeria was on Wednesday, snatched by some unidentified men. The men barged into...

Buhari to run for 2019 presidential election

Nigeria president Muhammadu Buhari will stand for re-election when the country's general poll hold next year, it has now been revealed on Monday. According to...

APC, PDP in acrimonious dispute

Still battling to put its pieces together, the opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has launched an attack on the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC),...

Dino Melaye’s recall process resumes Tuesday

In line with the judgment of the Court of Appeal, recall process embarked upon by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) would begin on...

Senator Melaye’s recall to continue – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) would continue with the process for the recall of Senator Dino Melaye in line with the judgment of...

APC loses members to PDP in Kwara

The political atmosphere is charged in Kwara State as no fewer than 800 members of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) have defected to...

Buhari throws out amended Electoral Act

President Muhammadu Buhari has rejected the Amended Electoral Bill sent for his signature by the National Assembly. The bill provides for the presidential election to...

Q & A with Olusegun Obasanjo

Nigeria's former president Olusegun Obasanjo is known for his public letters to sitting presidents. In 2013 he wrote a letter to Goodluck Jonathan condemning...

New SA president Ramaphosa vows anti-corruption fight

Cyril Ramaphosa was elected as South Africa’s president in a parliamentary vote on Thursday and pledged to tackle endemic corruption after scandal-ridden Jacob Zuma...

Jacob Zuma resigns as South Africa’s President

Jacob Zuma has quit as President of South Africa, finally succumbing to a slew of corruption scandals that have drained support from his ruling...

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US air strikes kill insurgents in Somalia

The United States carried out its first air strikes against Islamic State militants in Somalia and killed “several terrorists,” the U.S. military said on...

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