Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Politics

October 19, 2021

‘High profile’ PDP members defecting to APC: Gov. Buni

The PDP’s state deputy chairman, and assistant secretary defected to the APC on Tuesday.

Yobe Governor Mai Mala-Buni
October 19, 2021

Before Boko Haram, Babangida’s regime started state-sponsored bombings: Falana

Mr Falana said Dele Giwa’s brutal assassination marked the beginning of bombing in Nigeria by the government.

October 19, 2021

Turkish President Erdogan to visit Nigeria October 19: Official

Mr Erdogan is expected to sign bilateral agreements, and commission the Turkish Cultural Centre in Abuja.

President Muhammadu Buhari and President of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan
October 19, 2021

EU urges Tunisia’s president to reopen parliament

Mr Saied is under international pressure to announce a clear road map for a return to constitutional politics.

October 18, 2021

Laurent Gbagbo vows to remain in politics until death

The former Cote d’Ivoire president launched a new party after he lost control of the party he founded to a former ally while in prison.

October 18, 2021

British lawmakers raise alarm over death threats

One of the MPs received a recent threat of acid bath.

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson
October 18, 2021

PDP punished me wrongly, I won’t withdraw court case: Secondus

“Nothing short of justice will save PDP from the current situation,” the politician said.

Uche Secondus
October 17, 2021

APC will take over Benue: Akume

Mr Akume said with the successful conduct of the Benue APC congress, all was set to take over power in Benue.

Senator George Akume
October 17, 2021

We won’t recognise parallel congresses: APC

Contending factions in many state chapters of the APC held parallel congresses on Saturday.

Senator John Akpanudoedehe
October 17, 2021

Oyo PDP Parallel Congresses: INEC recognises Makinde’s faction

Oyo State INEC resident electoral commissioner said its official were not part of a parallel congress held by a faction of the PDP at Jogor Centre.

Mutiu Agboke