German Chancellor, Angela Merkel wants Ghana to do more in the fight against corruption. She said although Ghana is taking steps to stop corruption, it must put in more effort to root out the canker. Speaking at a meeting with President Akufo Addo at the Jubilee House on Thursday as part of her one day visit, Angela Merkel said thoughRead more
Monthly Archives: August 2018
Since Thursday August 30th when Dr Bukola Saraki declared his intention to run for the president of Nigeria, there has been several reactions on SM by his adversaries and supporters alike. See also Just In; Bukola Saraki Declares For Presidency Bukola Saraki claimed he was under pressure from the Nigerian youth to contest for president of Nigeria, however, the pioneer youthRead more
As had been previously speculated, Senate President Dr Bukola Saraki formally declared his intention to run for presidency today August 30 2018. In a 26 point message, Dr Saraki stated his reasons for vying for the First position in Nigeria. “Protocol 1. Let me say, once again, how wonderful it is to see so many talented and purposeful young peopleRead more
Theresa May, the British Prime Minister may have come to Nigeria on Wednesday and gone back. She may have had a private meeting with Buharri. She may also have had exclusive meetings with Dangote, Elumelu and Otedola, and discussed the potentials for the Nigerian private sector. She may have met with Ambode in Lagos and expressed desire for sustainabilityRead more
Bobi Wine, 32 Others granted bail.
Gen Kale Kayihura granted bail.
Mao lunches the red ribbon movement
Religious leaders and the Government of Ghana have agreed to set up a body that will ensure that religious institutions pay taxes on the income they generate. On Wednesday, 29 August 2018, President Nana Akufo-Addo met with members of the clergy at the seat of government, the Jubilee House, to discuss issues of national interest and to solicit their viewsRead more
It appears that it is not only the All Progressive Party (APC) that is losing prominent members to other parties, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has suffered same fate too, with key members either leaving the party for APC or other parties. Just last week, the PDP chairman of Lagos State Moshood Salvador decamped to APC. While PDP was making franticRead more
Leah Sharibu, the only remaining captor out of the 113 students of Government Girls Science and Technical College abducted by boko haram terrorists from Dapchi Yobe State, on February 18, 2018 is now practically begging the Federal Government for help. Leah Sharibu who is being held captive for her refusal to renounce her faith and convert to Islam has calledRead more
The law enforcement agencies and the Nigeria military have once again on August 17th, 2018 descended on people protesting in demand for the release of the defunct IPOB leader. He is believed to have been missing since the September of 2017 invasion of his father’s compound by the Nigeria military. The question that is left unanswered remains, why are theRead more
That Nigeria and Africa is attracting interest from leaders of the western world is so true, and these interests if sustained and aptly managed can bring better tides to the African continent. Nigeria being a catalyst for growth and development in Africa, is set to host British Prime Minister Theresa May. Ms May is scheduled to be in Nigeria tomorrowRead more