Zimbabwe’s Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa To Be Sworn In As President

00 Emmerson Mnangagwa, Zimbabwe’s Vice President will on Friday be sworn in a president, this is coming a day after 93-year old Robert Mugabe, tendered his resignation as president of the country. Loading… The state media on Wednesday said; The former vice president, who had been out of the country[…]

medical workers union members die in auto crash in Kano  

00 Seven members of Medical and Health Workers Union of Nigeria, including two from Kano were confirmed dead on Tuesday in an auto crash along Kano- Kaduna expressway at Rikolo village, a few kilometers to Zaria. The deceased Loading… , who were delegates on official trip to Keffi in Nasarawa[…]

NDLEA arrests mother of 7 with 40kg of cannabis

00 The Edo Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has apprehended a 50-year-old mother of seven, who allegedly hid 40kg of cannabis in a consignment of vegetables. The state Commander of the agency, Mr Buba Wakawa, confirmed the arrest to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in[…]

Robert Mugabe Has Finally Resigned!

00 Robert Mugabe, Zimbabwe’s president, has finally resigned. Mugabe is resigning after 37 years as Zimbabwe’s leader. The country’s speaker of parliament announced Mugabe’s resignation this afternoon. Details later!

Trump says 60,000 Haitians must leave the U.S.

00 The Trump administration said Monday it is ending a temporary residency permit program that has allowed almost 60,000 citizens from Haiti to live and work in the United States since a 2010 powerful earthquake shook the Caribbean nation. The Homeland Security Department said conditions in Haiti have improved significantly,[…]

Associates, business barons abandon Jonathan on birthday  

00 Former President Goodluck Jonathan reached a milestone of 60 years yesterday in his earth’s journey, with congratulatory  messages from President Muhammadu Buhari, the All Progressives Congress, the Peoples Democratic Party and notably, former senate president David Mark. What was conspicuously  missing today are the usual adulatory newspaper advertisements from[…]

Go, Mugabe, Go by Reuben Abati

00 Since August, I have been the anchorperson of a programme on television called ThisDay Live where we discuss political matters – local and global. The programme is available on Arise News TV at 6pm, 9pm and sometimes at midnight every Sunday. Two days ago, we discussed the situation in[…]