Buhari Cannot Run, Time Ran Out On Him

[This Day] This year is not looking good for President Muhammadu Buhari. The incurious president has spent half of January confronting what he had ignored–the herdsmen extremism.

[This Day] This year is not looking good for President Muhammadu Buhari. The incurious president has spent half of January confronting what he had ignored--the herdsmen extremism.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

95 Ex-Boko Haram Fighters Set for Release

[This Day] Ninety five ex-Boko Haram terrorists that have been rehabilitated under the Deradicalisation, Rehabilitation and Reintegration (DRR) programme are now set to be reintegrated into the society.

[This Day] Ninety five ex-Boko Haram terrorists that have been rehabilitated under the Deradicalisation, Rehabilitation and Reintegration (DRR) programme are now set to be reintegrated into the society.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Journalists Must Not Take Sides in Nampula By-Election

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican branch of the regional press freedom body MISA (Media Institute of Southern Africa) has warned that, in their professional capacity, journalists should not be expressing support for any candidate in the forthcoming mayoral …

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican branch of the regional press freedom body MISA (Media Institute of Southern Africa) has warned that, in their professional capacity, journalists should not be expressing support for any candidate in the forthcoming mayoral by-election in the northern city of Nampula.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Lamido Accuses Buhari of Vindictiveness

[This Day] Abuja -Former Governor of Jigwa State and a presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Sule Lamido, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of exhibiting so much hatred and pursuing vendetta against his polit…

[This Day] Abuja -Former Governor of Jigwa State and a presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Sule Lamido, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of exhibiting so much hatred and pursuing vendetta against his political opponents.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Petroleum Bill Now Ready for Buhari to Sign, Says Dogara

[This Day] With the passage of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB) by the House of Representatives on Wednesday, the Speaker of the House Hon. Yakubu Dogara thursday urged President Muhammadu Buhari to, as a matter of urgency, sign into law t…

[This Day] With the passage of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB) by the House of Representatives on Wednesday, the Speaker of the House Hon. Yakubu Dogara thursday urged President Muhammadu Buhari to, as a matter of urgency, sign into law the legislation passed by the National Assembly.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

25 People Face Trial Over Online Posts – Report

[Observer] By the close of the year 2017, at least 25 Ugandans were facing trial in different courts over charges related to use of the internet to express themselves, a report by the Unwanted Witness, a digital rights NGO has indicated.

[Observer] By the close of the year 2017, at least 25 Ugandans were facing trial in different courts over charges related to use of the internet to express themselves, a report by the Unwanted Witness, a digital rights NGO has indicated.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Buhari Seeks N’Assemby Approval to Extend Implementation of FCT Budget

[This Day] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari thursday sought the approval of the National Assembly to extend the implementation of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) 2017 Appropriation Act to March 31, 2018 or “such time that the 2018 FCT Appropriatio…

[This Day] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari thursday sought the approval of the National Assembly to extend the implementation of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) 2017 Appropriation Act to March 31, 2018 or "such time that the 2018 FCT Appropriation would come into effect, whichever is earlier."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Desperation for Oyo Governorship, Driving You Mad, APC Tells Minister

[This Day] Ibadan -All is not well with the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State, as the Minister of Communications, Alhaji Adebayo Shittu, came under heavy attack thursday.

[This Day] Ibadan -All is not well with the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State, as the Minister of Communications, Alhaji Adebayo Shittu, came under heavy attack thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How Kidnap Kingpin, ‘Dracula’ Died in Police Custody

[This Day] Asaba -Ransom kidnap kingpin, Anthony Ogbalor (aka Dracula), died in the custody of the Delta State Police Command on Wednesday night owing to alleged severe torture by the anti-crime officials, security sources revealed in Asaba thursday.

[This Day] Asaba -Ransom kidnap kingpin, Anthony Ogbalor (aka Dracula), died in the custody of the Delta State Police Command on Wednesday night owing to alleged severe torture by the anti-crime officials, security sources revealed in Asaba thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria