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Traditional Rulers in Rivers state have asked the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to declare results of last Saturday’s Governorship elections to douse tensions. The royal fathers, who spoke under the aegis of Rivers state Council of Traditional Rulers,...
President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated Godwin Emefiele for a second term as governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), TheCable understands. Emefiele was first appointed in 2014 by former president Goodluck Jonathan and was retained when Buhari came...
The impostor of late Buhari is nowhere to be found in Paris for the Peace summit commemorating the centenary of world war 1. They told us he was going for that summit. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); This is the group picture of world leaders in...
U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York Geoffrey Berman speaks during a news conference in New York on Monday. | Richard Drew/AP Photo The new sex-trafficking prosecution against Jeffrey Epstein could rise or fall on how a judge interprets a single, rather mundane word.The pivotal term — “globally” — lurks on the second…
A United States of America intelligence group, Global Intelligence Agency, GIA has raised the alarm of a terrorist attack in Nigeria. In a report, GIA revealed that armed groups have perfected the plan to carry out attacks in Abuja...
Kurdish soldiers have long partnered with the U.S. to fight the Islamic State, and the resolution describes them as "fighting courageously" alongside the U.S. The New York Democrat first announced the plans on a conference call with Democrats on Friday. Engel is also drafting a bill to impose targeted sanctions on Turkey for its military…
The first thing you notice during a marathon spree of watching Robert Mueller testify before Congress is his voice. This is not because his voice is striking—although it is, in a way, a crisp and direct tenor—but because you're hearing it at all. For two years, the special counsel running the Russia probe, the man…
NEW YORK — Boris Johnson wants to hug Donald Trump close in the hope of striking a post-Brexit trade deal with the U.S. — but not so close that he risks being burned should the friendship explode. The pair are set to meet at the United Nations General Assembly in New York on Tuesday, where…
US sanctions 2 Turkish officials over detention of US pastor-- The US Treasury Department is sanctioning NATO ally Turkish ministers of justice and interior in response to the detention of American pastor Andrew Brunson, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said Wednesday. "We've seen no evidence that Pastor Brunson has done anything...
Babatunde Fashola, Minister of Power, Works and Housing has commended President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration for improving power supply in the country. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); Fashola stated that Nigerians now spend less in buying fuel for generators because there is constant power supply under the...
A member of the Presidential Committee on the North East Initiative (PCNI), Dr. Sidi Ali Mohammed, has disclosed that Boko Haram members receive as much as $3,000 daily which he claims serves as payment for carrying out terrorist attacks in the North-East...
The constant sniping from staff could ultimately force Trump to dump his long-valued fixer, as he has done with former personal lawyer Michael Cohen and countless other ousted officials, like ex-Attorney General Jeff Sessions and former chief strategist Steve Bannon. “Rudy Giuliani needs to stop talking,” said a former campaign official who remains close to…
By Tochukwu Ezukanma At the pool of Bethesda, Jesus saw a man that had been sick for thirty eight years, and asked him, “Do you want to be made whole”? It was a question that seemed irrelevant and insensitivity....
The departure of DCCC Executive Director Allison Jaslow comes as chairwoman Cheri Bustos (pictured) faces accusations that she has done little to address the lack of diversity in the upper ranks of the campaign arm. | Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty Images congress The departures comes as chairwoman Cheri Bustos faces accusations that she has done little to…
Abuja – Mr Festus Keyamo (SAN), Spokesperson of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Presidential Campaign Council, says the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), is not a threat in the 2019 elections. He said that the PDP would never serve as a threat...