The President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, on Wednesday, withdrew as a member of the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal. This followed allegations of likelihood of bias leveled against her by the Peoples Democratic Party, and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar. Although the five-man panel of the tribunal, in a unanimous ruling dismissed […]

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has described the upcoming maiden June 12 Democracy Day celebration as “triumph of people’s will after decades of subversion”. Mohammed stated this on Wednesday when he featured on African Independent Television programme, “Kakaaki”, monitored by the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja. The minister was speaking […]

South African lawmakers on Wednesday re-elected Cyril Ramaphosa as the nation’s president, two weeks after the ruling ANC party returned to power in legislative elections. Chief justice Mogoeng Mogoeng made it known to parliament that Ramaphosa was “duly elected president of the Republic of South Africa” after he was the only name nominated by lawmakers in […]

General Secretary of Christ’s School, Ado Ekiti Alumni Association, Mr. Rufus Oladele, has been set free  by Kidnappers on Tuesday night following payment of ransom after four days in their den. Sources said N5m was paid to the kidnappers who had earlier asked for N10m from his family members before they could set him free. According […]

The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal has fixed 2pm on Wednesday to rule on an application filed by the Peoples Democratic Party and its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, asking the President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, to withdraw her membership of the five-man panel. The application was filed through the lead counsel, […]

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