POLITICS

President Buhari Re-Appoi nts Professor Mahmood Yakubu INEC Chair man_Ada Nkong

The anxiety surrounding the expiration of Prof Mahmood Yakubu has been laid to rest as President Muhammadu Bihari has nominated him for a second five yeat term as INEC Chairman . Details later.

ECONOMY · POLITICS

Third Nigeria Diaspora Investment Summit Postponed Due to Current State of the Nation_Ada Nkong

The 3rd Nigeria Diaspora Investment Summit has been postponed.A statement by Dr Badewa Adejugbe-Williams , Chairman organizing committee says this became necessary in the light of the current situation in the country.The statement reads in part," the Organising Committee regretfully informs the general public, in particular, all registered participants and invited guests, that this event… Continue reading Third Nigeria Diaspora Investment Summit Postponed Due to Current State of the Nation_Ada Nkong

Governance

Buhari’s Update on EndSARS to Past Nigerian Leaders_Ada Nkong

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met with former Nigerian leaders on the #EndSARS protest and the happenings in the country resulting from the demonstrations. Former presidents and heads of state who attended the virtual meeting from their various homes were General Yakubu Gowon (rtd), Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, General Ibrahim Babangida (rtd), Chief Ernest Shonekan, General… Continue reading Buhari’s Update on EndSARS to Past Nigerian Leaders_Ada Nkong

CAMPAIGNS · POLITICS · WORLD NEWS

‘Honor the ancestors’: Harris appeals directly to Black men_Femi Ehiabhi

Democratic vice presidential hopeful Kamala Harris made a direct appeal to Black men Friday, defending her record as a prosecutor, blasting President Donald Trump as “racist” and vouching for Joe Biden as a man capable of addressing systemic racism and leading a diverse country. “I’m not going to tell anybody, including Black men, that they’re… Continue reading ‘Honor the ancestors’: Harris appeals directly to Black men_Femi Ehiabhi

Governance

69 Killed In ENDSARS Protest-Buhari _Ada Nkong

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari says 69 people have been killed in protests against police brutality that have rocked the country. The deaths were mainly civilians but include police officers and soldiers. The president announced the toll in an emergency meeting with former Nigerian leaders aimed at finding ways to end the unrest, his spokesman told… Continue reading 69 Killed In ENDSARS Protest-Buhari _Ada Nkong

POLITICS

EndSARS: Hooligans Pushing For Change Of Buhari’s Govt, Northern Governors Declare_Femi Ehiabhi

The NSGF has reacted to the EndSARS protests that rocked every nook and cranny of Nigeria – Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau state, who is the chairman of the forum, urged Nigerians not to yield to the antics of those who want the country to break – The forum also called on the youths to… Continue reading EndSARS: Hooligans Pushing For Change Of Buhari’s Govt, Northern Governors Declare_Femi Ehiabhi

Governance

Your Voice Has Been Heard Loud And Clear and We are Responding-Buhari _Ada Nkong

President Buhari, Thursday 7 pm addressed Nigerians on the End SARS protest and the issues emanating from it. The president who called on youths to discontinue the street protests and engage Government constructively said he is deeply pained by the loss of lives and assured the youths that their voices had,been heard loud and clear.… Continue reading Your Voice Has Been Heard Loud And Clear and We are Responding-Buhari _Ada Nkong

Governance

President Buhari to Address Nigerians 7 pm Today_Ada Nkong

President Muhhamadu Bihari will address Nigerians by 7 pm Nigerian time. This comes after several days of public agitation for a presidential address on the End SARS Protest and attendant disruption of normalcy leading to loss of lives and property across the nation. Nigerian youths began peaceful protests about three weeks ago which degenerated as… Continue reading President Buhari to Address Nigerians 7 pm Today_Ada Nkong

Governance

President Buhari to Address Nigerians 7 pm Today_Ada Nkong

President Muhhamadu Bihari will address Nigerians by 7 pm Nigerian time. This comes after several days of public agitation for a presidential address on the End SARS Protest and attendant disruption of normalcy leading to loss of lives and property across the nation. Nigerian youths began peaceful protests about three weeks ago which degenerated as… Continue reading President Buhari to Address Nigerians 7 pm Today_Ada Nkong