President Jacob Zuma Succumbs To ANC Pressure, Resigns

South Africa’s embattled President Jacob Zuma has resigned from his office with immediate effect. He made the announcement in a televised address to the nation on Wednesday evening. Earlier, Mr Zuma’s governing ANC party told him to step down or

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Changing Nigeria not easy task – Tinubu

A national leader of the All Progressives Congress 9APC), Sen. Bola Tinubu, said evolving “true change’’ in the country as promised by the party was not an easy task. Tinubu, recently appointed by President Muhammadu Buhari to lead the party´s

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Dutch Club, Fortuna Sittard, fired Oliseh

Dutch second division side, Fortuna Sittard have fired Sunday Oliseh as coach despite being on the verge of getting the team promoted. The club said axing Oliseh was not due to a run of poor results recently, but more of

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Police Arrest Herbalist Over Death Of Lawmaker’s Wife

Police in Katsina State have arrested a woman who allegedly administered traditional concoctions on the late wife of a Katsina lawmaker. Binta Safiyanu, the first wife of a member representing Musawa constituency in the Katsina State House of Assembly, Yunusa Idris

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Group laments increase in violence against men

An NGO, Girls and Youth Re-integration Network (GYRIN),  has expressed concern over rising cases of domestic violence against men in the country. The founder of the NGO, Miss Kehinde Awojola,  said that GYRIN has received alarming reports from men after

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Enugu State increases NYSC members’ allowance

Enugu State Government has announced increase in the allowance for National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members serving in primary healthcare facilities in rural areas in the state. The Commissioner for Information, Mr Ogbuagu Anikwe, announced this in Enugu on Wednesday

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2018 Budget: Senate gives MDAs a week ultimatum to submit budget details or risk no funding

The Nigerian Senate has threatened to cut funds from Federal Government Ministries, Departments, and Agencies (MDAs) for refusing to submit their 2018 budget breakdown. The Senate president, Bukola Saraki, issued this threat on Wednesday, February 14, when he was discussing

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I’ve done nothing wrong, Insists President Zuma

Embattled South Africa President, Jacob Zuma says he has done nothing wrong – and sees no reason to stand down immediately. Zuma spoke after the ruling African National Congress (ANC) announced it would back a vote of no confidence in

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2019: My Successor Must be Respectful To Traditional Rulers, People – Ajimobi

Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has vowed not to allow those who abuse or disrespect traditional rulers, people of other geopolitical zones, among other people in the state, to succeed him in 2019. Ajimobi made this statement on Tuesday

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Benue Massacre: Gov Ortom To Brief Senate On Killings

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State is currently at the red chambers of the National Assembly to brief the lawmakers on the killings in his State. In the opening address of the Chairman Senate Committee on Police Affairs , Senator

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