2019 In Tribute: Notable People We Lost

  From Nigerian scholar, Pius Adeyemi to Nobel-winning novelist Toni Morrison and Zimbabwe strongman Robert Mugabe, here are some of the notable deaths of 2019. JANUARY – 10: Emir Of Lafia died of an undisclosed ailment at the age of 84. – 13: Former South Africa star Philemon ‘Chippa’ Masinga died aged 49 in a … Continue reading 2019 In Tribute: Notable People We Lost

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Democracy ‘Would Have Collapsed’ In 2015 If Jega Had Caved In – Garba Shehu

    Mr Garba Shehu believes democracy would have collapsed in Nigeria if President Muhammadu Buhari had been denied victory in 2015. He said this on Tuesday during his appearance on a special end of the year programme, 2019 End Of A Decade, on Channels Television. Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on … Continue reading Democracy ‘Would Have Collapsed’ In 2015 If Jega Had Caved In – Garba Shehu

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Police Arrest 1,907 Suspects, Rescue 30 Victims In Katsina

  A total of 1,907 suspected criminals in connection with 1,519 reported cases have been arrested by the Katsina state police command in 10 months. This is within the last 10 months in its ongoing fight against the menace of cattle rustling, armed robbery, kidnapping, banditry and other forms of criminality especially in the most … Continue reading Police Arrest 1,907 Suspects, Rescue 30 Victims In Katsina

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Another Loss For NASS As Reps Member Dies In Dubai

  A House of Representatives member, representing Garki/Babura Federal constituency in Jigawa state, Dr Muhammadu Adamu Fagengawo has reportedly died. A source who confirmed this to Channels Television said that Dr Adamu was pronounced dead in Dubai in a hospital where he had been receiving treatment. READ ALSO: Sanwo-Olu Signs N1.168trn 2020 Lagos Budget This … Continue reading Another Loss For NASS As Reps Member Dies In Dubai

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Nigeria’s Election Management System Is Chaotic – Jiti Ogunye

    A legal practitioner, Mr Jiti Ogunye, has faulted the manner in which elections are being managed in the country. He noted that the last two general elections conducted by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) were accompanied by a lot of challenges. Ogunye, who was a guest on Channels Television’s special end of … Continue reading Nigeria’s Election Management System Is Chaotic – Jiti Ogunye

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We Will Not Let Nigerians Down – APC

    The All Progressives Congress (APC) has given the assurance that the Muhammadu Buhari would not disappoint Nigerians. In its New Year message on Tuesday, the party promised to protect the trust and faith Nigerians have placed in the APC-led government. “We will not let Nigerians down. We urge Nigerians to also play their … Continue reading We Will Not Let Nigerians Down – APC

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LIVE: Politics, Economy, Others Take Centre Stage On ‘End Of A Decade’

  Issues relating to business and politics are currently being discussed in a special 2019 End Of A Decade programme airing on Channels Television. The programme is a special broadcast which reviews events in the last 10 years in the country, particularly those that had a significant impact on different spheres of the nation’s existence. … Continue reading LIVE: Politics, Economy, Others Take Centre Stage On ‘End Of A Decade’

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Nigeria Can’t Win Terrorism War Without Tackling Poverty, Illiteracy – Atiku

    Former Vice President and presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has highlighted poverty and illiteracy as parts of the major challenges Nigeria must tackle urgently. Following his repeated calls on the Federal Government to give special attention to the menace, Atiku believes this would go a long way in … Continue reading Nigeria Can’t Win Terrorism War Without Tackling Poverty, Illiteracy – Atiku

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PHOTOS: Australia Celebrates 2020 With Fireworks

  Smoke-choked Sydney ushered in the New Year with a huge fireworks display, kicking off celebrations for billions around the world and ringing in the new decade. Australia’s largest city usually puts on a dazzling display of pyrotechnics over the glittering harbour, but this year’s celebrations were overshadowed by calls to cancel the fireworks as … Continue reading PHOTOS: Australia Celebrates 2020 With Fireworks

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Celebration, Fireworks As Australia Cruises Into New Year

    Smoke-choked Sydney ushered in the New Year with a huge fireworks display, kicking off celebrations for billions around the world and ringing in the new decade. Australia’s largest city usually puts on a dazzling display of pyrotechnics over the glittering harbour, but this year’s celebrations were overshadowed by calls to cancel the fireworks … Continue reading Celebration, Fireworks As Australia Cruises Into New Year

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