Bayelsa Mourns Literary ICON, Gabriel Okara, Declares Three Days Of Mourning

  Bayelsa State Governor, Henry Seriake Dickson has described the death of famous poet and novelist, Dr. Gabriel Imomotimi Okara as a great loss to the state and Nigeria. Governor Dickson stated that as a mark of honour, his government has declared three days mourning for the late Okara beginning from Monday to Wednesday this … Continue reading Bayelsa Mourns Literary ICON, Gabriel Okara, Declares Three Days Of Mourning

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Parliament Support ‘Not Sufficient’ For Third Brexit Vote – May

  British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday said there was “still not sufficient support” in parliament for her to bring her Brexit deal back to parliament for a third vote. “As things stand there is still not sufficient support in the House to bring back the deal for a third meaningful vote,” May told … Continue reading Parliament Support ‘Not Sufficient’ For Third Brexit Vote – May

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Trump Signs US Recognition Of Israeli Sovereignty Over Golan Heights

  US President Donald Trump on Monday signed a proclamation recognizing Israeli sovereignty over the disputed Golan Heights, a border area seized from Syria in 1967. “This was a long time in the making,” Trump said alongside Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in the White House. US recognition for Israeli control over the territory breaks … Continue reading Trump Signs US Recognition Of Israeli Sovereignty Over Golan Heights

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Trump Happy After Mueller Clears Him Of Russian Collusion

  The White House was jubilant Monday after the massive Russian collusion probe cleared President Donald Trump, freeing him to campaign for reelection — and tell Americans that he was right all along. “It’s a great day for America,” Trump’s spokeswoman Sarah Sanders told CNN. Trump has been under the cloud of potentially historic scandal … Continue reading Trump Happy After Mueller Clears Him Of Russian Collusion

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Russia Accuses US Of Plotting ‘Coup’ In Venezuela

  Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov Monday accused the United States of plotting a “coup” against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, in a dispute over Russian military assistance for the crisis-hit country. Lavrov said in a statement he had complained of “attempts by Washington to organise a coup d’etat in Venezuela” during a telephone conversation with … Continue reading Russia Accuses US Of Plotting ‘Coup’ In Venezuela

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‘We Will Name, Shame Delegates Of Sexual Offenders’, Fayemi’s Wife Warns

  Wife of Ekiti State Governor, Bisi Fayemi has warned sexual offenders and their delegates that the state will name and shame those found culpable in cases of rape and sexual offences. The governor’s wife stated this on Monday at a forum in Ado the Ekiti State capital linked to the 2019 International Women’s Day. She … Continue reading ‘We Will Name, Shame Delegates Of Sexual Offenders’, Fayemi’s Wife Warns

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Baby Elephants Find New Life, Love At Kenyan Orphanage

Luggard, a lively three-year-old, limps behind the rest of his ragtag troupe of orphan elephants, halting to graze or rub against a tree.

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Zamfara Election: ‘Hope Is Not Lost After Court Nullification’, Fayose Says

  Former Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose has expressed delight at the nullification of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2019 elections in Zamfara State by the appeal court. Fayose was quoted in a statement on Monday, through his Media Aide, Lere Olayinka, that, “Hope appears not lost for democracy in Nigeria after all.” … Continue reading Zamfara Election: ‘Hope Is Not Lost After Court Nullification’, Fayose Says

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Oshiomhole Tells APC Elected Lawmakers To Support Buhari’s Economic Policies

  The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole has called on elected members of the House of Representatives under the party, to use the ‘overwhelming’ numerical strength to support the economic agendas of President Muhammadu Buhari. Oshiomhole made the charge during a meeting between the party leadership and the elected, re-elected … Continue reading Oshiomhole Tells APC Elected Lawmakers To Support Buhari’s Economic Policies

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Court To Hear AAC’s Suit On Rivers Election March 28

  The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has adjourned a case on the governorship election in Rivers State till March 28 for hearing. Justice Inyang Ekwo fixed the date on Monday following an ex parte motion by the governorship candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC) in Rivers, Mr Biokpomabo Awara. In the motion, … Continue reading Court To Hear AAC’s Suit On Rivers Election March 28

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