Sylvester Oromoni: Family Asks Court To Adjourn Inquest Indefinitely

  The family of the late Dowen College Student, Sylvester Oromoni (Jnr.), has asked the coroner enquiring into his controversial death to adjourn proceedings indefinitely. A counsel from the Law Firm of Falana & Falana, Taiwo Olawanle made the application on the grounds that other parties to the proceedings have not filed their witness depositions. … Continue reading Sylvester Oromoni: Family Asks Court To Adjourn Inquest Indefinitely

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Bridge Collapses Just Before Biden Infrastructure Speech

  A bridge collapse Friday in Pittsburgh provided a symbolic backdrop for President Joe Biden’s trip to the city to tout his $1 trillion infrastructure plan — and try rebuilding his own crumbling approval ratings. Arriving in the gritty city in Pennsylvania — a key battleground state in presidential elections — Biden motorcaded straight from … Continue reading Bridge Collapses Just Before Biden Infrastructure Speech

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President Buhari Sympathises With Onitsha Market Fire Victims

  President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday condoled victims of the fire incident at the Main Market and Relief Market in Onitsha, Anambra State. The President’s message was contained in a statement signed by his spokesperson, Femi Adesina. READ ALSO: Fuel Tanker Explodes, Affects Buildings In Anambra “The President directs Federal Government’s agencies, working with the State … Continue reading President Buhari Sympathises With Onitsha Market Fire Victims

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Governor Badaru-Led APC Committee Submits Ekiti Governorship Primary Election Report

  The Governor of Jigawa State, Alh. Mohammed Badaru Abubakar on Friday submitted the report of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Ekiti State Governorship Primary Election. Governor Badaru is Chairman of the seven-member APC Committee that conducted the Direct Primary Election on Thursday 27th January, 2022. The APC Director of Organisation, Prof. Ussiju Medaner recieved … Continue reading Governor Badaru-Led APC Committee Submits Ekiti Governorship Primary Election Report

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2023: Buhari Will Give Us Guidance On Zoning, Says Gov Abiodun

   Ahead of the APC National convention in February and General Elections in 2023, the Governor of Ogun State, Dapo Abiodun is confident that the President Muhammadu Buhari will give necessary guidance to ensure that equity and justice is reflected within the party’s zoning formula. The Governor expressed this view after a visit to … Continue reading 2023: Buhari Will Give Us Guidance On Zoning, Says Gov Abiodun

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France Says Signs Iran Nuclear Talks ‘Could Succeed’

    Negotiations in Vienna on reviving a 2015 deal on the Iranian nuclear programme are difficult but there are some signs that the talks could succeed, a French presidential official said on Friday. World powers are holding the talks in a bid to bring the United States back into the deal which then-president Donald … Continue reading France Says Signs Iran Nuclear Talks ‘Could Succeed’

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Argentina President Announces New Debt Deal With IMF

    Argentine President Alberto Fernandez unveiled what he called a “reasonable” new debt repayment deal with the International Monetary Fund on Friday, the day a $700-million repayment was due. The South American country was due this year to pay back $19 billion of its $44-billion debt to the IMF. “Compared to previous ones Argentina … Continue reading Argentina President Announces New Debt Deal With IMF

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Nigeria Moves To Contain Rising Lassa Fever Cases

    Nigeria has set up an emergency response centre to contain rising cases of Lassa fever after 26 people were killed in the past three weeks, the country’s disease control agency said. Endemic to Nigeria, Lassa fever belongs to the same family as the Ebola and Marburg viruses, but is much less deadly. The … Continue reading Nigeria Moves To Contain Rising Lassa Fever Cases

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Putin, Macron Agree On Need For ‘De-Escalation’ In Ukraine

    French President Emmanuel Macron and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin agreed on the need for a “de-escalation” in the Ukraine crisis during a call on Friday, with the Russian leader saying he had “no offensive plans”, an aide to Macron said. The two leaders spoke for more than an hour on Friday morning … Continue reading Putin, Macron Agree On Need For ‘De-Escalation’ In Ukraine

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Mozambique In Insurgency Talks With Tanzania

The leaders of Mozambique and Tanzania met Friday to discuss the Islamist insurgency that Maputo has called in regional forces to help suppress.

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