Guinean Opposition Calls For Fresh Demonstrations After Protest Crackdown

An opposition coalition in Guinea on Monday called for demonstrations from October 14 despite a government crackdown on protests after President Alpha Conde sparked speculation he would seek a controversial third term.

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Trump Calls For ‘Humane Solution’ In Hong Kong

US President Donald Trump on Monday urged a "humane solution" in Hong Kong but noted that the crowds protesting against Chinese authorities were smaller than before.

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Redskins Fire Jay Gruden As Coach After 0-5 Start

Jay Gruden was fired Monday as coach of the NFL's Washington Redskins, ending his reign early in his sixth season after an 0-5 start, the club's worst since 2001.

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Super Falcons Crash Out Of 2020 Tokyo Olympics Race

African champions, the Super Falcons of Nigeria have been eliminated from the race to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics women’s football tournament on Monday after forcing the Les Elephantes of Cote d’Ivoire to a 1-1 draw at the Agege Stadium in Lagos.

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Benue Election: Tribunal Upholds Ortom’s Re-Election

The Benue State Governorship Tribunal has upheld the re-election of Governor Samuel Ortom.

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Corruption: I Don’t Care Who You Are, I’ll Go After You – Magu

  Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, has distanced himself and the anti-graft agency from political inclination. Mr. Magu added that the agency will come after any persons alleged to be corrupt. “I don’t care who you are, where you come from. The political inclination is not an issue, … Continue reading Corruption: I Don’t Care Who You Are, I’ll Go After You – Magu

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Nigeria’s Democracy Is Maturing – Buhari

  President Muhammadu Buhari has said that Nigeria’s Democracy is maturing. The President while recounting the 2019 General Elections, said that Nigeria has shown the world that it is capable of electing leaders in a peaceful and orderly manner. He stated this on Monday while speaking at the 25th Nigerian Economic Summit in Abuja, with the … Continue reading Nigeria’s Democracy Is Maturing – Buhari

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Gunmen Kidnap Nursing Mother In Taraba, Demand N20m Ransom

A nursing mother identified as Sabina David has been kidnapped by gunmen in Taraba State.

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Nigerian Youngster, Jebutu Shines At Lagos Open

Nigerian tennis youngster, Emmanuel Jebutu, is being celebrated following a 6-1, 6-0 bashing of Bhanu Suthar of India at the qualifying round of the Lagos Open which served off today.

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There Cannot Be A Decent Work Without Wages – NLC

  The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has expressed impatience at the implementation of the new N30,000 minimum wage, stressing that Nigeria’s workplace cannot be decent without a decent wage. Speaking at the commemoration of the World Decent Work Day celebration in Abuja, Vice President of NLC, Benjamin Anthony called on all tiers of government to … Continue reading There Cannot Be A Decent Work Without Wages – NLC

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