Thursday, December 2, 2021


November 19, 2021

Jailbreak: Fleeing inmates rearrested in Kenya

Kenyan authorities have successfully recaptured three terrorists who escaped from a Nairobi maximum-security prison on Monday.

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta. [CREDIT: The Africa Report]
November 17, 2021

Lekki Massacre: Nigerian soldiers murder professionally, unlike police’s extrajudicial killings, CDS Irabor says

“I can assure you that the Armed Forces of Nigeria are disciplined…Remember, we are not talking about the police but the Armed Forces of Nigeria.”

Lucky Irabor and Usman Alkali
November 16, 2021

High-level corruption rife in Pacific nations: Transparency International

A new survey has exposed the high level of corruption people face in the Pacific, comprising 22 countries including Fiji, the Philippines, New

Transparency International
November 15, 2021

Ogun attorney-general Gbolahan Adeniran resigns over ‘massive corruption’ in Governor Abiodun’s government

Dapo Abiodun has been accused of diverting state funds to settle personal debts and shore up his private business.

Akingbolahan Adeniran and governor Dapo Abiodun
November 11, 2021

Terror-tainted Pantami says NIN meant to track Nigerians’ activities online

Mr. Pantami made the statement at the International Partnership Forum in Paris, France, on Thursday.

Minister of communications and digital economy Isa Pantami (Credit: Twitter)
November 10, 2021

Nnamdi Kanu: Drama as IPOB, Pro-Buhari supporters clash in court

Both opposing groups marched across the road chanting at the top of their voices in a desperate attempt to outshout one another.

November 10, 2021

Nnamdi Kanu’s trial adjourned until January 19

The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has adjourned the trial of IPOB leader Nnamdi Kanu until January 19, 2022.

Nnamdi_Kanu, IPOB Leader (Credit: Wikipedia)
November 6, 2021

U.S. advises citizens to leave Ethiopia as tension escalates

Tigray rebels are threatening to take over Addis by any means possible, including via violence.

U.S Secretary of States Antony Blinken (Credit: Financial Times)
November 6, 2021

Mary Odili: Malami may lose SAN rank, stopped from practising, says NBA

Mr Akpata says that any NBA member involved in the invasion of the residence of Justice Mary Odili would not be spared from sanctions.

November 6, 2021

Buhari promises to help Niger, other neighbouring countries fight terrorism

Mr Buhari’s commitment comes in the wake of the gruesome murder of 69 persons by terrorists in Niger.

President Muhammadu Buhari and President-elect, Mohamed Bazoum